I too collect stamps ... have since the early 1950 s. Topical: Ships, Planes, USA flags. W8DMZ In a message dated 1/30/2012 5:51:09 P.M. Eastern StandardMessage 1 of 3 , Jan 30, 2012View SourceI too collect stamps ... have since the early 1950's. Topical: Ships, Planes, USA flags.W8DMZIn a message dated 1/30/2012 5:51:09 P.M. Eastern Standard Time, k8mhz@... writes:
My dad has been a stamp collector for something like 60 years. He has an entire room dedicated to his collection. I got him a 'philatelist' T-shirt for Christmas. I also give him all my stamps from my QSL card envelopes.73Mark K8MHZ-----Original Message-----
From: WestMichiganHams@yahoogroups.com [mailto:WestMichiganHams@yahoogroups.com]On Behalf Of Mark Strait
Sent: Monday, January 30, 2012 5:46 PM
Subject: [WestMichiganHams] Other HobbiesAmateur Radio is not my only hobby.I am also a Stamp Collector and was wondering how many of you are also Stamp Collectors?I have been a Stamp Collector since 1975.
I mostly collect United States Postage Stamps, Plate Blocks, unused and used. (General Issue, Air Mail, Special Delivery, Postage Due, Federal Duck, Official, Parcel Post and Revenue)
I got into collecting FDC Issues, cachet covers and post cards in the early 80’s
I also have an extreme World Collection of stamps.
I mostly enjoy stamps that are from the time period of 1847-1951
I mostly buy stamps; however I do sell & Trade.I also Collect
Sports Cards and Memorabilia
Avon Cologne Bottles
Knives and Swords
Bibles (Old Bibles~1900 and older)
Military Service Pins and Patches
Cookbooks and Coffee Cups73,