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March 5, 2011

1968 Christmas

Air Mail Letter to the US

Vancouver to Cambridge, December 20, 1968
10 cent air mail letter rate to the US + 50 cents registration fee

Expo 67 : A Philatelic Commemoration


Imperforate Stamps


Pine Tree Station at Lowther Ontario


The Lowther station located 30 miles west of Kapuskasing, Ontario became operational in 1958. Lowther was built and originally manned by the USAF 639th Aircraft Control and Warning Squadron.

Lowther radar station

Girl Guides 50th Anniversary 1960

Domestic Special Delivery

Sarnia to Aurora, April 28, 1960
5 cents domestic forward letter rate + 10 cents special delivery fee

Centennial Period International Underpaid Surface Letters

Destination Germany

Winnipeg to Berlin, November 11, 1968
12 cents UPU surface letter rate
Shortpaid 2 cents and Canadian tax fraction handstamp 4/12

German tax : 13 pfennig

Inuit Hunter 1955

1967 Centennial Stamp

Domestic Letter

Scarborough to Manotick, June 8, 1967
5 cents forward letter rate + 50 cents registration fee

Montreal & Toronto R.P.O.
Train 58

Kapuskasing Ontario : The Model Town of the North

Eglise Immaculee Conception

Ecole Immaculee Conception

Ecole Sacre-Coeur

Lawn Bowling in the park

Alex Wilson Pub. Ltd., Dryden

Pub. by Kap Camera Shop Ltd.

Karsh Domestic Mail Rates and fees

Domestic Post Card

Post card of a scene in Messines, Quebec (Messines is located between Maniwaki and Ottawa)
Ottawa & Maniwaki RPO, to Woodstock, April 13, 1953

Ottawa & Manniwaki RPO

1968 Narwhal

Domestic Forward Letter

Regina to Montreal, April 13, 1968
5 cents domestic forward letter rate

The Korean War
Canadian Military Mail

CAPO 5000

CAPO 5000 , Kure, Japan, to London, June 9, 1952

"25 C.R.G. "
The 25 Cdn Reinforcement Group was stationed in Kure, Japan, from October 1950 to January 15, 1955

1970 United Nations

Domestic Acknowledgment of Receipt

Registered mail from City of Westmount Police to Ville de la Lavalle, September 19, 1970
Acknowledged September 22, 1970
15 cents AR fee

1969 Slogans


Quebec, November 21, 1969

1969 Charlottetown

H & E

1969 International Labour Organization

H & E

1970 Christmas

"Christmas Look at Christmas" Thematic Collection

Karsh Period International Rates and Fees

Air Mail to Europe

London to Wilderswil, Switzerland, March 19, 1954
15 cents air mail rate to Switzerland

1970 International Biological Programme