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Xavier University Stamp, Coin, and Medal Collection: History of Stamps by Country

Stamp History and Research

On This Page You Will Find Individualized Information on the Postage Stamps and Postal History of Each of the Countries Held in Our Collection.  Each country holds their own individualized postal service and here you will be able to explore the rich international history of their postage stamps. 

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Stamps from Italy

Stamps from Czechoslovakia

Stamps from Vatican City

Stamp from the USA - Lindbergh Air Mail

Stamps & Envelope from Brazil

History of Postage and Postal Services By Country

Click below on the links to find out more about each contry/island/protectorate to find out more about their respective postal history and historical stamps. 

 

Box I 

Series 1 - Modern Postage Stamp Album - ca. 1930s-1950s
     Subseries A: Stamps by Country/Area
        Part 1 - Intro Pages & United States of America
        Part 3 - Abyssinia
        Part 4 - Aitutaki, Alaouites, & Afghanistan
        Part 5 - Albania
        Part 6 - Algeria
        Part 7 - Allenstein, & Andorra
        Part 8 - Angola
        Part 9 - Anjouan, & Antigua
        Part 10 - Argentine Federal Republic
        Part 11 - Armenia
        Part 12 - Ascension, & Australia
        Part 13 - Austria
        Part 14 - Azores
        Part 15 - Azerbaijan, Bahamas, & Benin
        Part 16 - Baden (Württemberg)
        Part 17 - Barbados
        Part 18 - Barbuda, Batum(i), & Bechuanaland
        Part 19 - Bahrain, Basutoland,Bechuanaland Protectorate
        Part 20 - Bavaria, Bergedorf, & Bremen
        Part 21 - Belgian East Africa
        Part 22 - Belgium
        Part 23 - Bermuda, & British Central Africa
        Part 24 - Bolivia
        Part 25 - Bosnia and Herzegovina
        Part 26 - Brazil
        Part 27 - British Guiana
        Part 28 - British Solomon Islands, & British Honduras
        Part 29 - Bulgaria, British East Africa, & Carinthia
        Part 30 - Brunswick, Brunei, Burma, & Castellorizo
        Part 31 - Cameroons, & Caroline Islands
        Part 32 - Canada
        Part 33 - Panama Canal Zone & Tchad
        Part 34 - Cape of Good Hope
        Part 36 - Central Lithuania
        Part 37 - Ceylon
        Part 38 - Chile
        Part 39 - China
        Part 40 - Colombian Republic
        Part 41 - Congo, & Cook Islands
        Part 42 - (K)Corea
        Part 43 - Costa Rica
        Part 44 - Crete
        Part 45 - Cuba
        Part 46 - Curacao
        Part 47 - Cyprus
        Part 48 - Cyrenaica
        Part 49 - Czechoslovakia
        Part 50 - Dahomey & Dalmatia
        Part 51 - Danish West Indies, & Diego Suarez
        Part 52 - Danzig
        Part 53 - Denmark
        Part 54 - Dominican Republic
                           Eastern Roumelia, & Eastern Silesia
        Part 56 - Ecuador
        Part 57 - Egypt
        Part 58 - Eritrea and Epirus
                           Annobaon and Corisco, & Fernando Po
        Part 60 - Finland
        Part 61 - Fiume, & Fiji Islands
        Part 62 - France
                           French Guiana, French Guinea, & French Oceanica
        Part 65 - Gabon, Grand Comoro Islands, Georgia, Gambia
                           & North German Postal District
        Part 67 - Germany
        Part 68 - Gibraltar, & Gilbert and Ellice Islands
        Part 69 - Gold Coast & Funchal
        Part 70 - Great Britain
        Part 71 - Greece & Guam
        Part 72 - Grenada, Guinea, & Guadeloupe
        Part 73 - Guatemala, & Heligoland
        Part 74 - Haiti
        Part 76 - Hejaz, & Horta
        Part 77 - Honduras
        Part 78 - Hong Kong
        Part 79 - Hungary
        Part 80 - Iceland, & Inhambane
        Part 81 - India
        Part 82 - Indio China
        Part 83 - Ionian Islands, Iraq, & Irish Free State
        Part 84 - Italian Colonies, & Italian Somaliland
        Part 85 - Italy
        Part 86 - Ivory Coast
        Part 87 - Jamaica
        Part 88 - Japan
        Part 89 - Jugoslavia
        Part 90 - Kiauchou, Karelia, Kenya and Uganda, Kionga, Kuwait, Labuan, & Lagos
        Part 91 - Latvia & Lebanon
        Part 92 - Liberia
        Part 93 - Libya, Liechtenstein, & Leeward Islands
        Part 94 - Lithuania
        Part 95 - Luxemburg, & Lourenzo Marques
        Part 96 - Lubeck, Madeira, Marienwerder, & Macao
        Part 97 - Madagascar
        Part 98 - Maldive Islands, & Malta
                          Mauritania, & Mecklenburg Schwerin
        Part 100 - Mauritius, Memel, & Mesopotamia 
        Part 101 - Mexico
        Part 102 - Middle Congo & Modena
        Part 103 - Mayotte, Moheli, Mongolia, & Montserrat
        Part 104 - Monaco
        Part 105 - Montenegro, & Nejd
        Part 106 - Mozambique, & Mozambique Company
        Part 107 - Natal, Nauru, & New Brunswick
        Part 108 - Netherlands (Holland), & New Caledonia
        Part 109 - Newfoundland
        Part 110 - New Hebrides, Nigeria, & Niger Coast Protectorate
        Part 111 - New Guinea & Niger Territory
        Part 112 - New South Wales
        Part 113 - New Zealand
        Part 115 - Norway
                           Nova Scotia, & Penrhyn Island
        Part 118 - Panama
        Part 119 - Palestine & Papua
        Part 120 - Paraguay, Parma, & Prince Edward Island
        Part 121 - Persia
        Part 122 - Peru
        Part 123 - Philippines
        Part 124 - Poland
        Part 125 - Porto Rico, Ponta Delgada
        Part 127 - Prussia & Quelimane
        Part 128 - Queensland, Reunion, Rhodesia, Rio De Oro
        Part 129 - Roman States & Rouad
        Part 130 - Roumania
        Part 131 - Russia
                           St. Marie de Madagascar, St. Vincent
        Part 135 - Saxony, Saseno, & Southern Nigeria
        Part 137 - Serbia, Sierra Leone, & Shanghai
        Part 139 - Spain
        Part 141 - Sudan, Syria, Surinam, & South West Africa
        Part 142 - Sweden
        Part 143 - Switzerland
        Part 144 - Tahiti, Tanganyika, Tete, Tannou Touva, Thrace, Tibet,
                           Tasmania, Tiimor, & Tobago
        Part 145 - Togo, Transjordania, Tonga, Transvaal, & Trinidad
        Part 146 - Trinidad and Tobago
        Part 147 - Tunis & Tripolitania
        Part 150 - Ubangi & Union of South Africa
        Part 151 - Ukrainia
        Part 153 - Uruguay
        Part 154 - Vatican City
        Part 155 - Venezuela
        Part 156 - Victoria & Wallis and Futuna Islands
        Part 157 - Virgin Islands, Zululand, & Western Australia
      
     
 
 

Stamps from the Gold Coast

Stamps from Australia

Stamps from Italy

Stamps from the United States

Stamps from the United States - Special Delivery