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  • 28 December 2016 Gerben on About

    Taras I guess the scope of StampWorldHistory includes both postal and non-postal stamps. But that is also very much a question of definition….. Essentially, I…

  • 28 December 2016 Gerben on Album Vietnam

    Taras Please do not be offended that I changed the link. I know the pages are widely available on the web, but officially they are…

  • 28 December 2016 Gerben on About

    Thank you, Chris. And best wishes for the New Year to you too.

  • 28 December 2016 Taras on About

    Thanks for the reply. When I first became acquainted with your project, then immediately wondered where the word about the non-postal stamps. This is a…

  • 28 December 2016 Taras on Album Vietnam

    I did not want to violate any copyright! Just trying to help a colleague. These albums like many others, I found many years ago in…

  • 28 December 2016 Chris Whitehouse on About

    Gerben, Wishing you continued success with you collection and your wonderful website in the new year. Chris

  • 26 December 2016 Gerben on About

    Taras Thanks for your kind words. Please do leave responses that would improve the site as they are very much welcomed :-) Best wishes to…

  • 26 December 2016 Gerben on Album Vietnam

    Taras Thanks for pointing these out. I had to change the original link you provided, because those pages are copyright protected Steiner pages. So, I…

  • 26 December 2016 Taras on About

    Dear Gerben The best words of thanks for the work done by the collector of the Crimea! Your model of the organization and presentation of…

  • 26 December 2016 Taras on Album Vietnam

    Here you can find pages you need! http://www.stampalbums.com/ Happy collecting!)

  • 25 December 2016 Gerben on Album Vietnam

    James A preprinted North Vietnam album may be difficult to find. I have found two options for downloadable album pages, that might be of use:…

  • 25 December 2016 james F doetsch on Album Vietnam

    Were can I buy a north vietnam(DRV) stamp album. PLEASE HELP

  • 11 December 2016 Eric on About

    Rare stamps are sold individually. So if I can help you in completing your collection, just don’t hesitate to contact me. All the best, Eric.

  • 9 December 2016 Gerben on About

    Eric Thanks for the offer. I do not buy collections anymore, only targeted stamps. Good luck selling the collection.

  • 8 December 2016 Eric on About

    Dear Gerben, I’m selling my “A stamp from everywhere / A stamp for every country” collection. If interested, please send me an email. Thanks. All…

  • 5 December 2016 Gerben on Belarus

    Gedi Seems like we have something in common ;-) Thanks again for repeatedly sharing the information you have!

  • 5 December 2016 gedi on Belarus

    Gerben, I am interesting in the stamps of all world, I have many information about such stamps, but I am not expert of the stamps.…

  • 30 November 2016 Gerben on Gambia

    Admir Thanks. I updated the profile. And added the islamic republic to my want list ;-)

  • 30 November 2016 Admir Arnautović on Gambia

    Hi, Republic of The Gambia changed name to Islamic Republic of The Gambia in December 2015. Also, can you change “The membership will be cancelled…

  • 29 November 2016 Gerben on Latvia

    Gedi Thanks. I now see Michel makes a note of this. One could of course speculate that this was because northern Latvia, at the time,…

  • 29 November 2016 gedi on Latvia

    Gerben, perhaps the following information will be usefull for you. 1. Mich#24. This stamp was printed and issued in North Latvia for use in North…

  • 28 November 2016 Gerben on Belarus

    Gedi Thanks. Is this a part of the world in which you have a specific interest and expertise?

  • 28 November 2016 gedi on Belarus

    Gerben, the Cyrillic (official) spelling of Belarus is not Белaрусъ but Белaрусь. The difference between Ъ (hard sign) and Ь (soft sign) you can find…

  • 24 November 2016 Gerben on Stellaland

    Admir Thanks, your comments are much appreciated. I wish more visitors would take the time to contribute to the quality of StampWorldHistory.

  • 24 November 2016 Admir Arnautović on Stellaland

    I just want to help to create better site which is already for me most reliable resource for stamp history on the web. Best, Admir

  • 23 November 2016 Gerben on Stellaland

    Admir I guess, when one digs deeper than the two reference sites I commonly use for the flags, there is quite a bit of discussion…

  • 22 November 2016 Admir Arnautović on Stellaland

    But I found these two links showing green flag with white star: https://antiquarianauctions.com/lots/history-of-stellaland and https://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=Flag%20of%20Stellaland Also, I doubt about Burgers’ „Sovereign Flags of Southern Africa“…

  • 22 November 2016 Gerben on Lithuania

    Gedi Thank you for being such an attentive reader. Your comments are – as before – very much appreciated. I updated the profile accordingly. Vilno?…

  • 22 November 2016 gedi on Lithuania

    Gerben, thank you for nice article about Lithuania and his stamps history. Perhaps the following my remarks will be useful for you. 1. Currency 1918-1922.…

  • 21 November 2016 Gerben on Stellaland

    Admir Thanks you for your kind words. I think the flag is correct – at least for the period in which Stellaland issued stamps. Stellaland…