Monthly Archives: October 2009

2010 Unitrade Specialized Catalogue of Canadian stamps has arrived!

The 2010 Unitrade Specialized Catalogue of Canadian Stamps is fresh off the press and ready for you to order! A must for every serious collector, this catalogue is the ultimate reference for Canadian stamps issued from 1851-present. It is illustrated … Continue reading

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Identifying your stamps

One of the most difficult aspects of stamp collecting can be identifying your stamps. There are various points which make a stamp different from the next: perforation measure, actual stamp size, colour, paper, fluorescence, and special markings such as watermarks. … Continue reading

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2009 Canada Remembrance Day stamp

On October 19th, 2009, Canada Post will begin issuing a stamp in remembrance of fallen soldiers. Featuring a single poppy and details from the National War Memorial in Ottawa, the stamp reminds us of the famous poem In Flanders Fields written by … Continue reading

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