philatelism.com terms of use | contact us | links | home
Search Stamps: search
results per page:                browse
phi-lat-e-ly: Philately is not just the hobby of collecting postage stamps; it is also the hobby of studying them. This site aims to share and encourage knowledge by promoting philately.
Welcome to philatelism.com!

A resource for passionate and not-so passionate stamp collectors who wish to learn about stamps of the world and, in the future as the site progresses and comes to age, connect with other fellow collectors!

Through this site you can browse the list of stamp issues, search for stamp issues or stamps and read valuable information about it.
Jump to:   News/Announcements | Upcoming Issues | Latest Stamp Issues | Stamp Themes

Featured Issue

Norway
Monday, 10 June 2013 (6/2013)

Commemorative Issue: The Norwegian Student Society Bicentenary

Student cap, debate

In July 1813 the first batch of students, eighteen in all, were enrolled at Det kongelige Frederiks Universitet (the Royal Frederick University) in Christiania.

They lived in different parts of the city and, when they met, they often talked about establishing a meeting place. On 1 October the eighteen students agreed to put together the necessary funds to found a students’ society. They contributed 15 riksdaler each and an errand boy was dispatched to make the purchases: tea, sugar, two teapots, two milk jugs, two dozen tea cups and a minutes book. The boy received two daler for the job. Total expenses: 156 daler. The whole group met the next day, 2 October 1813, and over a cup of tea founded De norske Studerendes Samfund and elected Peter Munch Wang as its first president. No particular plans were made, but the members met every Sunday. They rented premises in various locations until 1860 when they moved into their own building at Universitetsgaten 26.

...

copyright notice: The source of the text and the images is Norway Post.

more information

News / Announcements:

16 March 2015:  Come back as recent issues are added to the site! Send a comment, we would love to get one!

Thank you for visiting philatelism.com

(top)

Upcoming Issues:

At the moment, there is no available detailed information on upcoming issues
(top)

Latest Stamp Issues:

Sorry! No results found. Please try another search.
(top)

Stamp Themes:

Countries

Themes

Personalities

Events

Cyprus

Flowers

Pope Benedict XVI

Olympic Games

Australia

Boy Scouts

John F. Kennedy

Norway

Lighthouses

Mahatma Gandhi

Greece

Railway

Archbishop Makarios

Butterflies

(top)
philatelism.com - Last Updated (UTC Time) - 2015-04-18 13:15:54
Design & Programming & Copyright © 2006-2016 Andreas Liverdos. All Rights Reserved.
Disclaimer: Use of this site implies acceptance of its terms of use. The text on this site does not necessarily represent the view or opinion of the site owner.