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Closed borders – Netherlands + Philately
No one could ever think that even between EU countries a real border would be installed again. Due to corona i...
Political propaganda in the Netherlands on Dutch stamps and postal history
Political propaganda in the Netherlands on Dutch stamps and postal history – Netherlands + Philately
Social Philately Political propaganda in the Netherlands on Dutch stamps and postal history Part I: Before the Secon...
It looks very simple…….but extremely hard to find
It looks very simple.......but extremely hard to find – Netherlands + Philately
You should almost ignore this picture postcard. No exciting picture at all, simple stamp and no postmark of intere...
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...