Monthly Archives: December 2009

Rare Canadian stamp gets top dollar at auction!

A rare Canadian stamp is now in the illustrious company of other top selling stamp rarities of the philatelic world. At a recent auction of some stamps from billionaire William Gross’ collection, a Canadian 1851 12p black on laid paper … Continue reading

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What was the Stamp Act of 1765?

The Stamp Act of 1765 was one of the defining moments in the history of North America and the history of stamps. The history of these stamps goes back further than that of postage stamps in the United States. The … Continue reading

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