Monthly Archives: October 2007

The Fabulous Story of the Postage Stamp

On May the sixth 1840, the «One-Penny-Black», the first postage stamp, was introduced to the world by Great Britain.The appearance of this stamp would revolutionize the world of communications.Following a postal reform by Minister Rowland Hill, postal fees would now … Continue reading

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What’s new on our website?

For more than a year now we have been working hard to improve, and add new features to the Arpin Philately website. In the last few months we have launched many new web tools and philatelic sections of interest.

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