Stamps

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Stamps

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History of Telegraphy Stamps - a collection belonging to and created by Peter Fitzgerald who taught and operated Atlantic College.

Items in the Stamps Collection

Republik Osterreich 60 Wiener Messe 1947 Stamp
Republik Osterreich 60 Wiener Messe 1947 Stamp. Republic of Austria stamp 1947. Image of mountains (alps) and electric pylons with logo of Wiener Messe WIM on the left hand side of image. Steel blue in colour. 20g under the 60. Stamp is clean no…

American Rapid Telegraph Company Revenue 5c stamp
Am. Rapid Tel. Co. 5 Telegram. 5c blister brown revenue stamp. American Rapid Telegraph Company produced. Large figure of the arabic numeral 5 encased in a frame on a brown background. Black ink dot on the centre of the number 5. No frank mark.

Ghana Sir Roland Hill Anniversary 20p Stamp
20p Ghana stamp celebrating the 100th year anniversary since Sir Rowland Hill's death. Image of male drumming in traditional dress with a background image of a tribal village and palm trees. Image of Sir Rowland Hill in the top left hand corner of…

International Telecommunication Union 3d Nigeria
3d stamp with central image of male banging drum and modern female sitting at desk answering a phone. There are palm trees behind the male with his drum and a large phone beside the lady at the desk. In the centre of the image is the logo for the…

Republique Du Senegal 80F Stamp
Repubique Du Senegal 80F Stamp. Coloured image of male in traditional dress beating a drum. Village scene with fields being tiled in the foreground whilst in the background, a large black telephone and factories are depicted. Vertically inscribed…

Zambia Communications Old & New 6d Stamp
Zambia Communications Old & New 6d Stamp. Celebrating the history of communication and independence from Britain. Light blue background, image illustrating talking drums with male wearing traditional dress whilst contrasting with another man with the…

Papua & New Guinea 2d Stamp
Sepia coloured image of man wearing traditional dress, whilst dancing and banging a drum with one hand whilst holding it in place with his other hand. 2'- postage. Contains Frank mark indicating 1962. Stamp celebrating the history of communication.

Gold Coast 2d Stamp
Sepia image of George VI (in uniform) in top left hand corner of stamp. Gold Coast Stamp (now Ghana). 'TALKING DRUMS' on base of stamp image. Male in traditional dress banging two large drums. Celebrating the history of communication. Same image…

Fiji 6d Stamp
Black and white image with central display in red, black and white. Queen Elizabeth II head in oval with crown on cusp of oval on the left of image. Price on stamp 6 d. Central image of 'FIJIAN BEATING LALI' celebrating the history of communication.…

Congo Belge Stamp
A garland containing 'CONGO 50c BELGE' (French) across the top of the stamp. Purple, black and white in colour. With 'BELGISCH CONGO' (Dutch) on the base of the stamp. Stamp contains Franking imprint. Stamp image is celebrating the history of…