17 February 2020
Netherlands / Postal Rates

International exchange

Obviously there has been (at least in 1955) an international agreement for forwarding letters from one country to an other and have them sent free…

Stationery

Bartje

Bartje (Bartels) is the main character in the books of Anne de Vries (1904-1964), a writer of "streekromans" (Dutch language novels, with emphasize on regional…

After the Second World War Dutch business men tried to continue their business with foreign…

Censorship in wartime is nothing special. What happened with this postcard from the occupied Netherlands…

These days philately is no longer just about the stamp or the envelope. Social philately…

During the Second World War Winterhelp, short for "Stichting Winterhulp Nederland" (the Netherlands Winterhulp Foundation),…

Documents and deeds are often boring and of little interest. But not always! Sometimes attention…

The 35th president of the United States of America, John F. Kennedy (1917-1963) was murdered…