Monthly Archives: July 2009

Canadian roadside attractions stamps 2009

On July 6th, 2009, Canada Post began issuing a new series of stamps highlighting various roadside attractions across Canada. A Canadian road trip can be an exciting scenic experience. This year however, we celebrate the quirky manmade attractions which have … Continue reading

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Remembering Captain Robert Bartlett

Continuing this year’s series of commemorative stamps is a new issue featuring Captain Robert Bartlett beginning on July 10th, 2009. Bartlett (1875-1946) came from a seafaring Newfoundland based family, and in his adult life developed a love for the Arctic.

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Canadian artists honoured once more in 2009

On July 2nd, 2009, Canada Post began issuing a series of stamps honouring four more Canadian artists. The four include : Robert Charlebois, Édith Butler, Stompin’ Tom Connors and Bryan Adams. Let’s get to know them a little bit more.

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