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Germany:Pictorial Postmark and Stationary on Geologist

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the Gerrman Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie The postmark is featuring the German geologist Abraham Gottlob Werner.It will be released on 24th March 2017 in 98617 NEUBRUNN. Stationary Four envelopes of this issue will … Continue reading

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Croatia Issued Stamps on Minerals and Rocks

Science which examines the origins and classification of rocks is called petrology while the minerals which build rocks are the subject of investigation of mineralogy. Rocks build the solid part of the Earth – the lithosphere, which encompasses the crust … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Estonia

Centenary of Oil Shale Mining Industrial mining of oil shale began on 15 June 1916 on the Estonian territory. Two years later the Republic of Estonia took its mining under its administration. As a result oil shale mining has been … Continue reading

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New Stamps of Greenland

Greenlandic Songs I An entirely new series of Greenlandic stamps starts in 2014. Camilla Nielsen has painted two beautiful and characteristic landscapes inspired by regional Greenlandic songs. Sepac The Sepac-stamp from POST Greenland depicts a photo taken by photographer John … Continue reading

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USPS:Long Awaited Coal Miner Stamp Due in August

The U.S. Postal Service will issue a coal miner stamp in August to honor the men and boys who mined coal in Northeastern Pennsylvania and elsewhere in the country.Namey, a union shop steward affiliated with the United Food and Commercial … Continue reading

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New Stamps of Greenland

Greenland  issued 8 stamps on various themes on 14th January 2013.This issue includes eight stamps, one souvenir sheet, one stamp booklet, one souvenir folder and two mini sheets. Additional Value, MIBB It is for the benefit of Meeqqat Inuunerissut / Bedre Børneliv (Better child … Continue reading

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Philippines:New Stamp on Lepanto Consolidated Mining Corporation

Philippines issued a stamp on 75 years of Lepanto consolidated mining corporation on 7th Dec 2012.Denominations: Php7.00   Size: 40 mm x 30 mm Perforation: 14 Printing Litho offset (4 colors) Paper: Imported Unwatermarked Printer: Amstar Company, Inc. Design Coordinator: Linda P. Castillo, LCMC Lay out Artist: … Continue reading

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Greenlandic Mining III Stamp Issue

Ina Rosing has once again created two elegant stamps with designs from historical Greenlandic mining. As with the two previous issues of the series in 2010 and 2011 the stamps are only issued as self-adhesive format.Technical Details: Issue Date: 07.05.2012 … Continue reading

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