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New Stamps from Austria

Inventor of Typewriter: Peter Mitterhofer In the “Austrian Inventions” series, Austrian Post is this time celebrating Peter Mitterhofer, who made the first typewriter in the 1860s, with a commemorative stamp.Peter Mitterhofer was born in 1822 in Partschins in South Tyrol. … Continue reading

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Canadian Issued New Stamps under Photography Series

Five designs will be issued as non denominated permanent stamps to pay Canada’s basic domestic letter rate, currently 85¢. The self-adhesive versions of these stamps will be sold in booklets of 10, arranged in a symmetrical pattern of two stamps … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Austria

Wine Regions – Carnuntum This commemorative from the “Wine regions of Austria” series commemorates Carnuntum, the place where wine and culture come together and one of the smallest wine-producing areas in Austria with 910 ha of vines.The area comprises three … Continue reading

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Norway Issued Stamps on 150th Anniversary of Anders Beer Wilse

Norway’s legendary photographer, Anders Beer Wilse, was born in Flekkefjord on 12 June 1865 and grew up in the busy sailing port, Kragerø. He had difficulty finding work in Kragerø, so in 1884 young Anders left for the USA, where … Continue reading

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Canada Issued Stamps on Phographer’s Work

Canada Post has released another set of stamps that celebrates the work of  Canadian photographers.It’s the third of five sets to be released over five years, and this year’s set includes photographs by Nina Raginsky, Sam Tata, Geoffrey James, Larry Towell, … Continue reading

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Canada PostReleased 7 New Stamps Honouring Master Photographers

Canada Post is unveiling seven new stamps honouring the works of noted Canadian photographers of the last 150 years.This latest collection represents the second volume in a five-year series first launch in March 2013. This batch features iconic works by:,Edward Burtynsky.,Lynne Cohen,Fred Herzog,C.D. … Continue reading

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Canada will Issue a Stamp on Famous Photograph – Wait Me Daddy

A moment of New Westminster\’s history will be immortalized in a postage stamp.The City of New Westminster received a letter from Canada Post stating that the Wait for Me Daddy photograph will be one of the subjects to be featured … Continue reading

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