Postal History Seminar 6 September – Presentation


Watch the Seminar by Chris King here:

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Postal History Seminar 16 August


If you missed the above Seminar, you may watch it here:

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FIP Postal History Commission exhibiting seminars via zoom Aug – Oct 2020


The Postal History Commission will host five on-line seminars from August to October 2020 on: “The importance of……in postal history exhibiting” 1. Rarity & Condition (Henrik Mouritsen) Sunday 16 August, 2:00 PM Berlin time (SGT 8:00 PM) 2. Presentation (Chris King) Sunday 6 September, 1:00 PM London time (SGT 8:00 PM) 3. Treatment (Dan Walker)…

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FIP Latin American Members’ Mi Oficina Online Conferences


The Latin American FIP members, with the help of Henry Marquez in San Francisco California, had organized the following Mi Oficina resources and welcomes all philatelists to participate – – Mi Oficina on Facebook – Mi Oficina on Whatsapp – Mi Oficina Zoom Conferences – Mi Oficina Philatelic Society on YouTube video channel – Mi Oficina…

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Obituary – Mr Luis Alemany Indarte


1940 – 2020 On April 9, Mr Luis Alemany Indarte, an important Philatelist in Spanish history, passed away. Born in Madrid in 1940, Mr. Luis Alemany Indarte began collecting stamps in his childhood. He specialised in Spanish First Issues and Postal History,  but also became interested in all topics related to Spain, like “Incoming Mail”,…

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Obituary – Major Richard K. Malott, CD, FRPSL, FRPSC, FCAS, OTB (1927-2020)


Many of you will have known Dick Malott Canada’s foremost Canadian aerophilatelist. He made his career in the Canadian Air Force and, upon retirement, worked for the Canadian War Museum where he was instrumental in collecting and documenting Canada’s Victoria Cross medals. Dick began collecting and researching Canadian air mails in the 1950s and was…

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Toronto Jury Academy 15-17 October, 2019


The Toronto Jury Academy had been successfully held from 15-17 October, 2019. This was the last training for 2019, until May 2020. The training was conducted by Trainers Charles Verge (Canada) and Peter Suhadolc (Slovenia). FIP would like to thank the Vincent Graves Greene Foundation for providing the Venue as well as the following sponsors…

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Buenos Aires 2019 – Exposición Internacional de Filatelia


The FIAF International Exhibition Buenos Aires 2019 – Exposición Internacional de Filatelia, held under the sponsorship of FIAF and FIP, is taking place from Aug 26 – Aug 31 at the Centro Cultural Borges, Buenos Aires in Argentina. Mr Miguel Casielles (right), Mr Luis Claudio Fritzen (middle) and Mr Bernard Beston (left). (Photo courtesy of…

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INDONESIA 2020 & 76th FIP Congress


The INDONESIA 2020 Specialised World Stamp Championship Exhibition will be held from 6-11 August , 2020, under the Patronage of FIP and Auspices of FIAP. The Agreement between FIP and the INDONESIA 2020 was signed on August 3, 2019 during the SINGPEX 2019 Exhibition. FIP President Bernard Beston, together with FIP Directors Yigal Nathaniel, Aldo…

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CHINA 2019 Approved Apprentices & Cross-Accreditation Jurors


The following Jury Apprentices of CHINA 2019 were approved by the Board: An official letter shall be sent to each juror above on their successful qualification. Tono Dwi Putranto (Indonesia), who served successfully as Second Jury Secretary for CHINA 2019, shall be noted in the FIP jurylist as a qualified Jury Secretary.

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