There Are Many Kinds Of Stamps

There Are Many Kinds Of Stamps - Part 1
When the first stamp was issued, and for a number of years thereafter, stamps were completely functional. They were issued to pay postage on letters. It was not long, however, before other...
There Are Many Kinds Of Stamps - Part 2
But if a stamp could be issued to commemorate a special event, then why could not a stamp be issued to raise funds for something special? That horrible thought was given birth in 1897 when...
There Are Many Kinds Of Stamps - Part 3
It is not always necessary to issue special stamps to raise substantial funds. Very small countries, where the use of the mail is negligible, have found that, by issuing attractive and numerous postage...
There Are Many Kinds Of Stamps - Part 4
Quite naturally, it was not long after the United Nations had established its headquarters in New York City that it issued a series of postage stamps. Such stamps can not be used anywhere in the...