Use of butterfly franking machines after the liberation of Czechoslovakia

Use of franking machines with a payment block in the shape of a butterfly (FRANCOTYP) after the liberation of the Czechoslovak Republic in 1945 with emphasis on the territory of Slovakia

21. 09. 2020

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Post modern: Why millennials have fallen in love with stamp collecting

Post modern: Why millennials have fallen in love with stamp collecting
Author: Nicole Mowbra
Published: 20. 04. 2020 15:20
Updated: 28. 04. 2020 15:20

Angličtina / English

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Philately is gaining popularity with younger hobbyists, who are drawn to its vintage - and Instagram - appeal

Postmoderna: Prečo sa milleniáni zamilovali do zbierania známok

Umenie známok na Instagrame podľa Suzanne Rae.

Author: Nicole Mowbra

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Philatelic partners

POFIS - Postal philatelic service
EXPONET - Virtual international philatelic exhibition
Slovak Society of Olympic and Sports Collectors ...or philatelists for themselves
OLYMPSPORT - Czech Association for Olympic and Sport Philately
ZSF - Union of Slovak Philatelists