Philatelic Society of Lancaster County
The James Buchanan Chapter #173 of the American Philatelic Society
Chapter 118 of the American Topical Association

Lancaster POst Office 1900
Lancaster City Post Office, Duke Street, circa 1900

Philatelic Links

Aerogramme logo Dedicated to the study & enjoyment of world-wide Aerogrammes (Aerograms) & Air Letter Sheets.
AAMS logo American Air Mail Society Dedicated to the documentation, preservation, advancement & promotion of Aerophilately.
AFSCS logo American First Day Cover Society Devoted to the advancement of First Day Cover collecting.
AHPS logo American Helvetia Philatelic Society A group for collectors of Swiss stamps outside Switzerland.
APC logo American Philatelic Congress Provides the philatelic researcher the opportunity to present written, original research papers.
APS logo American Philatelic Society Serves stamp collectors, educators, postal historians & the general public with programs & services.
ARA logo American Revenue Association For collectors of revenues, tax stamps, stamped paper, telegraph, railroad stamps & BOB.
ATA logo American Topical Association Largest philatelic society devoted specifically to topical stamp collecting.
AMC logo Auxiliary Markings Club Club interested in the movement of the mails - especially mail that had problems.

Digital Library logo Barney's Stamps Digital Library Free Resource of Useful Philatelic References, Journals, How To's, etc.
Banknotes logo One of largest websites for the world bank note collector.
Boyd's logo Boyd's City Express Post - Exhibit An 8 Frame Exhibit on the U.S. Local Post - Boyd's City Express.
BEP logo Bureau of Engraving and Printing Resources for the Numismatist who studies and/or collects currency, coins, tokens & paper money.

CPM logo Canadian Postal Museum Enhancing knowledge, understanding & appreciation of events, experiences, people & objects that reflect & have shaped Canada's history & identity.
CLS logo Carriers and Locals Resource for Carriers, Local Posts, Independent Mails & Eastern Expresses of the 19th century, their stamps & postal history.
CCHS logo Chester County Historical Society Chester County Historical Society Online Collections Database.
CCC logo Collectors Club of Chicago The documentation, preservation, advancement & promotion of philately through education, study research & services.
CSA logo Confederate Stamp Alliance Organization for fraternity, research & cooperation of collectors of Confederate stamps, covers & postal history.
CSCH Confederate States Catalog & Handbook The seminal work on all things Confederate States of America-related.

EPPS logo Eastern Pennsylvania Precancel Society - EPPS EPPS is the jumping-off point to explore all the Pennsylvania towns, types & varieties.
EFOCC logo Errors, Freaks, & Oddities Collectors' Club Stamps & postal stationery that have production errors: misprinted, miscut, and/or mishandled.

FISA logo Federation Internationale des Societes Aerophilateliques FISA promotes & defends Aerophilately & Astrophilately in the international world of philately.
FIPPSC logo FIP Postal Stationery Commission Provides information on the FIP Commission - names of delegates, notices of meetings, etc.
FICC logo First Issues Collectors Club Promotes the collection of & research on the first postage stamp issued by any nation, province, city, army or other entity.

GSP logo Germany Philatelic Society Documentation, preservation, advancement & promotion of the stamps & postal history of Germany.
GPA logo Graphics Philately Association Informal, non-profit organization of people who have a mutual interest in the history of graphic communications as represented on stamps and other philatelic materials.

IPM logo International Postal Museum Information, pictures & data concerning the postal history of all countries, individual post offices, maps, etc.
ISWWSC logo The International Society of World Wide Stamp Collectors Serves the interests of all worldwide collectors by promoting the fun & fascination of worldwide stamp collecting.

Local Mail Posts logo Local Mail Posts in the United States A Bibliography of Items in the National Postal Museum Library of the Smithsonian Institution Libraries.

MPOS logo Mobile Post Office Society Resource for postmarks from U.S. Railroad, Station, Route Agent, & Messenger services, & the Railway, Highway, Streetcar, Terminal, Air Mail Field Post Offices, & Transfer Offices & Clerks.

NPM logo National Postmark Museum Museum provides education about postmarks & preserves postmark history.

OSMW logo Officially Sealed Mails of the World Resource dedicated to the study of Post Office Seals from U.S. & Abroad.

PaPHS logo Pennsylvania Postal History Society A non-profit, educational membership organization founded in 1974 focused on the cultivation & promotion of the study of the postal history of Pennsylvania.
PC logo Perfins Club Resource for Perfins - stamps perforated with designs, initials, or numerals by private business & governmental agencies to discourage theft & misuse.
PF logo Philatelic Foundation A central source for expertise in philately via a certification service, reference collection, & publications.
PSSC logo Philatelic Specialists Society of Canada Society of students of philately specializing in a large spectrum of subjects on Canada.
PIE logo Philately in Egypt Resource for all things related to Egypt Philately.
PDF icon Postmarks of the Netherlands, 1676-1915 Converted to digital format by Netherlands Philatelists of California & American Society for Netherlands Philately
PSS logo Precancel Stamp Society Resource for Precancels - postage stamps canceled before being used on letters or packages.
Prexies logo The Prexies - 1938 Presidential Series Resource which illustrates each denomination, provides production data, & information concerning principal multiples & solo uses.

RPSC logo Royal Philatelic Society of Canada Canada's national Society for philatelists, stamp collectors, enthusiasts & aficionados.
RPSL logo Royal Philatelic Society of London - UK Oldest Philatelic Society in world, dedicated to philatelic excellence, expertise & friendship.

SIMPN logo Smithsonian National Postal Museum Resources on U.S. and world philatelic & postal history collections and a comprehensive library on philately & postal history.
SMSPH logo Spellman Museum of Stamps and Postal History Resource of philatelic collections, provides educational programs & activities for collectors, researchers & historians.
SCRU logo Stamp Collecting Round-Up Blog Interesting News, Resources, & Links about Stamps, Stamp Collecting & Postal Operations.
SFG logo Stamp Forgery Guide Sources for Information on Forged Stamps & on Stamp Expertising.
SMLUS logo Stamp Show List No. 1 Source for Stamp Shows Worldwide & The Stamp Yellow Pages Directory.
SS logo Stamp Smarter Library Philatelic Learning Center - Articles on 'How To', Stamp Manufacturing, Collecting, and ID, as well as videos.
S-R-A logo Stamps Are Art Resource for Protection, Preservation & Care of Your Paper-Based Collections, learn the 4 P's.
SRS logo State Revenue Society The study & collection of Revenue stamps & related materials of the U.S. & subdivisions

TPC logo Texas Precancel Club Dedicated to the Precancels from the State of Texas.

USPCS logo U.S. Philatelic Classics Society Non-profit association of people interested in the pre-1894 stamps & postal history of the U.S.
USPCS-NY logo U.S. Philatelic Classics Society, NY Chapter Group of collectors who are interested in nineteenth century U.S. stamps & covers.
USPB logo U.S. Postal Bulletins Digital access to the U.S. Postal Bulletins & U.S. Postal Laws & Regulation (PL&R).
USPS logo U.S. Postal Service the Postal Service - 200 years since Benjamin Franklin was appointed our first Postmaster General in 1775.
U.S. Revenues logo U.S. Revenues - What the R's Are Resources for Scott-listed U.S. Revenue stamps, Civil War Revenue Stamped Paper, Private Die Proprietary, & Tax-Paid Issues.
UPSS logo United Postal Stationery Society - UPSS Society of philatelists devoted to the collection, research, & promotion of World Wide Postal Stationery.
USSS logo United States Stamps Society - USSS Resource for postage & revenue stamped paper produced for use in the U.S & U.S. administered areas.
USCS logo Universal Ship Cancellation Society - USCS Resource for the history of naval vessels, naval postal markings, & other postal documents involving U.S. Navy & other maritime organizations of the world.

VGGPRF logo Vincent Graves Greene Philatelic Research Foundation Resources to encourage and promote research in the fields of Canadian philately & postal history.
VSC logo Virtual Stamp Club Resources for Philately - Bookstore, Links, Article Archives, Blog, etc.