Sunday, February 9, 2014
Blog

Maritime Monday for February 10th, 2014: More Nautical Philately

Christopher Columbus; Bahamas Centennial of the Opening of Japan by Matthew Perry (991 × 640 pixels) 1913 10 cent Parcel Post; Steamship & Mail Tender Steamboats were carrying mail as...

February 9, 2014
Total Views: 5

Monday, February 3, 2014
Blog

Maritime Monday for February 3rd, 2014: More Ship Stamps

Trawler, designed by Icelandic artist Stefán Jónsson, engraved by Thomas De La Rue & Co., Ltd., and issued by Iceland on October 12, 1950 airmail stamp depicting views of the...

February 3, 2014
Total Views: 11

Sunday, January 26, 2014
Blog

Maritime Monday for January 27th, 2014 – RMS Philately, Encore Edition

Jules Verne Stamps; First Day Covers ; France—3 June 1955 Robert Fulton; 1765-1965 American engineer and inventor who is widely credited with developing the first commercially successful steamboat.  In 1800,...

January 26, 2014
Total Views: 13

Sunday, March 3, 2013
Blog

Maritime Monday for March 4, 2013: RMS Philately 4

Afghanistan details: – Egyptian War Ship – King Richard III Ship – Danish War Ship – Norman Snekkar – – Grecian Bireme A – Grecian Bireme B – Phoenician Merchant...

March 3, 2013
Total Views: 18

Sunday, February 24, 2013
Blog

Maritime Monday for March oops I mean February 25th, 2013: RMS Philately III

US 1934 Maryland Tercentenary “The Ark & The Dove” The Ark – a 17th century English ship which carried emigrants bound for the new Maryland colony during the pioneering expedition...

February 24, 2013
Total Views: 13

Sunday, February 17, 2013
Blog

Maritime Monday for February 18th, 2013: RMS Philately II

stamp depicting the Lucie, a six-meter racing yacht engraved and printed by Bradbury, Wilkinson & Co., Ltd., issued for use in Bermuda on April 14, 1936 The stamp appeared in...

February 17, 2013
Total Views: 22

Sunday, February 10, 2013
Blog

Maritime Monday for February 11th, 2013: RMS Philately

Jules Verne Stamps; First Day Covers ; France—3 June 1955 Canadian postage stamp (detail) – full size – For the last three years the Ã…land Islands have featured passenger ferries...

February 10, 2013
Total Views: 17