Category Archives: Perangko Collect Stamps

1917 Franklin 8 Cents Stamp olive bistre scott 508

Here we’ll have a look at a 1917 Franklin 8 Cents Stamp olive bistre. Its scott catalog number is 508 and as you can see it is used with the cancellation mark being in the bottom right hand side. Benjamin Franklin called Philadelphia, Pennsylvania his home.  He  and his wife are buried there at Christ Church Burial Ground where visitors place coins on his grave to pay homage to the  great American Forefather known for his quote: “A Penny Saved is a Penny Earned.”   One of his earliest accomplishments is The Pennsylvania Gazette Newspaper which after purchasing did such a good job with it became the premier paper in the early American colonies.

See our 1917 Franklin 8 Cents Stamp olive bistre:

1917 Benjamin Franklin 8 Cents Stamp olive bistre scott 508

Perangko kuno delapan Cents dari negara Amerika Serikat tahun 1917 di depan bergambar Benjamin Franklin.

To see our 1948 Phildelphia mint Franklin Half Dollar click here.

1917 5 Cent George Washington Blue Stamp Scott 504

In this posting we have a 1917 5 Cent George Washington Blue Stamp Scott 504.  There was a number of these printed north of 2 and a half billion in fact. It was used commonly for the Universal Postal Union international rate among other things.  George Washington is known as the “man who would not be king.”   While he could have easily seized power at the end of the American Revolution,  believed in the Republic and chose not too.  His immense character also lead Washington to not seek a third term of President of the United States of America which he could have feasibly done.

1917 5 Cent George Washington Blue Stamp Scott 504

Perangko kuno 5 lima Cents dari negara Amerika Serikat tahun 1917.

1927 8 C US Postage Stamp Block of 4 Stamps Ulysses S. Grant

Here in this posting we will discuss a 1927 8 C US Postage Stamp Block of 4 Stamps which features Ulysses S. Grant.  He himself was an honest man, his Presidency stained by the dishonest who were around him.  History more fondly remembers his resolve as a Patriotic Union General to bring down the Confederates and end the American Civil War which he he had success in doing.

1927 8 C US Postage Stamp Block of 4 Stamps Ulysses S. Grant

1927 8 C US Postage Stamp Block of 4 Stamps with Ulysses S. Grant has not been used and belongs in a serious stamp collection.

Perangko kuno delapan cents empat keping dari negara tahun 1927 di depan bergambar adalah Presiden Amerika Serikat yang kedelapan belas.

Falkland Islands Half Penny Stamp King George V Era

This post will highlight a Falkland Islands Half Penny Stamp from King  George V Era.  This stamp was made sometime between 1911 and 1928.  The Falkland Islands became a British Colony  in the year 1833 and is today a territory of the United Kingdom.  Its name was derived earlier from the naming of a waterway in 1690 when Captain Strong visited the area.  Spain had a force on the islands that it removed in the year 1811.  A brief war ensued in 1982 between Britain and Argentina over the islands.

Falkland Islands HalfPenny

This collectible stamp is mint unused and it appears to be fine or better.

Perangko kuno setengah Penny dari negara Kepulauan Falkland bergambar di depan Britania Raja George V.

1927 7 Cents President McKinley US Stamp Perangko Kuno

This post is on a 1929 7 Cents President McKinley US Stamp  and whose design is based off of picture by photographer George G. Rockwood.  William McKinley (Republican from the State of Ohio) is the 25th President of the United States of America and also served as the Governor of Ohio.  History may best remember him for his actions on the world stage including the decision to enter into the Spanish American War.  He also sent troops to China during the Boxer Rebellion
1927 7 Cents President McKinley US Stamp Perangko kunoPerangko kuno tujuh Cents dari negara Amerika Serikat tahun 1927 bergambar William McKinley adalah Presiden Amerika Serikat yang ke dua puluh lima.

1917 Washington 7 Cents US Stamp #507

Here we’ll have a look at a 1917 Washington 7 Cents US Stamp #507.  It features first US President who warned at the end of his second term about the dangers of partisan politics.  The centering is not perfect for sure, after examination it appears to be fine.  The production of this stamp began in March of 1917.  This stamp is used and has a light cancellation mark.

1917 Washington 7 Cents US Stamp #507

Perangko kuno 7 tujuh cents dari negara Amerika Serikat tahun 1917 di depan bergambar foto waja US Presiden George Washington.

1927 10 Cents James Monroe #642 US Stamp

Here we’ll look at a 1927 10 Cents James Monroe #642  US stamp block.  It is in mint hinged condition and features the 5 th President of the United States: James Monroe who was also a Founding Father.  He served under George Washington during the American Revolutionary War.  His presidency is known for the creation of the Monroe Doctrine which was issued to prevent European Imperialism to regaining a hold on the Americas.  This stamp block is an affordable choice to add to a collection.

1927 10 Cents James Monroe #642 US Stamp

Prangko Kuno 1 Blok Empat Keping 10 sepuluh Cents Dari Negara Amerika Serikat Tahun 1927 di depan Bergambar wajah Presiden Amerika Serikat Bapak James Monroe.

1917 Franklin 12 Cents US Stamp Used

Here in this posting we will have discuss the topic of a 1917 Franklin 12 Cents US Stamp.  See it in the picture below.

1917 Franklin 12 Cents US Stamp

The subject here is used and this stamp’s centering is decent perhaps fine-very fine.  Benjamin Franklin has been featured many many times on stamps when looking back at US postal history.  He should be as he was Post Master General with the Continental Congress as well as for the previous British Government.  Franklin contributed greatly to progressing the Post Office in the United States including the accounting aspects as well as significantly adding to routes and service.

Perangko kuno 12 dua belas Cents dari negara Amerika Serikat tahun 1917 di depan bergambar Ben Franklin,

 

2002 Teddy Bear USA 37 Cents US Postage Stamp Pair

Hear we have a year 2002 Teddy Bear USA 37 Cents US Postage Stamp Pair.  On the left we have Stick Bear and on the right Bruin which were styles of these toys from the early 20th century.  They were inspired by a story of US President Teddy Roosevelt refusing to shoot a bear on a hunt.

This 2002 Teddy Bear USA 37 Cents US Postage Stamp Pair is mint unused.

Perangko  Pasangan Dua Keping Amerika Serikat tahun 2002 di depan bergambar bonekaTeddy Bear.

Perangko Pasangan Dua Keping Amerika Serikat tahun 2002 di depan bergambarTeddy Bear mainan

 

1873 12 Cents US Stamp Treasury #078 Henry Clay

Have a look at our 1873 12 Cents US Stamp Treasury #078 which features Henry Clay.  It is an official mail stamp which was a type of stamp that was only used by the government as they wanted to keep track of postage used by Federal Departments.  On this stamp we find Henry Clay  who was a very influential Senator from Kentucky, Congressman and served as Secretary of State under John Quincy Adams.  He earned the admiration of many politicians including Abraham Lincoln as was the ire of others like Andrew Jackson.  Henry Clay was a strong proponent of  American involvement in the war 1812 and was against the Mexican War.

Our 1873 12 Cents US Stamp Treasury #078 Henry Clay is used.

1873 12 Cents US Stamp Treasury #078 Henry Clay

Perangko kuno duabelas Cents dari negara Amerika tahun 1873 di depan bergambar foto Senator Henry Clay.

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