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It looks very simple…….but extremely hard to find https://www.netpha.nl/history/it-looks-very-simple-but-extremely-hard-to-find/
Military Mail from Belgian UN-troops during the Korean War
Military Mail from Belgian UN-troops during the Korean War – Netherlands + Philately
Belgium, together with Luxembourg, sent a UN-contingent to Korea in 1951. This contingent, the Belgian United Nations ...
Telegram to mother by both radio and messenger
Telegram to mother by both radio and messenger – Netherlands + Philately
Sending a telegram used to be the best way to get a message across quickly. In the age of the (steam) ship ...
One of the famous Dutch 10 guilders
One of the famous Dutch 10 guilders – Netherlands + Philately
The Netherlands have had 6 “tenguilderstamps” during their stamp history, the first in 1899, the last one ...
Reply card from Hamburg
Reply card from Hamburg – Netherlands + Philately
Collecting reply cards can be very interesting, especially when the card is sent back with an extra service. Anoth...
Too many stamps!
Too many stamps! – Netherlands + Philately
Yes, indeed, this ‘spoorwegbriefkaart’ (railway company postcard) is certainly over franked. In general, at ex...
Paramaribo 1821 – Netherlands + Philately
In the capital of Suriname, Paramaribo, there were two tremendous fires. In 1821 (400 houses destroyed) and 1832 (...
Prison Siegburg – Netherlands + Philately
Some Dutch political prisoners were send off to the Zuchthaus (prison) in Siegburg, Germany. This envelop, which inc...
Genemuiden – Netherlands + Philately
Nowadays social philately is getting more important. We can learn a lot from documents. In the small town of Gen...
Museum Pass – Netherlands + Philately
Like other countries, the Netherlands also has a museum pass called ‘Museumkaart’, or ‘MuseumjaarkaartR...