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THE POSTAL HISTORY OF EARLY BOLSHEVIK RUSSIA

by Trevor Pateman "On the night of 24 - 25 October 1917 (old style; 6 - 7 November new style), the Bolsheviks seized power in Petrograd and over the next few weeks did the same in Moscow and other major cities. That is what we call the Russian Revolution, though the...

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Filatelistengroep Het Baltische Gebied

The Filatelistengroep “Het Baltische Gebied” (Philatelists Group “The Baltic Area”) is a group of collectors of the stamps of the Baltic states. The group’s activities are principally directed at the enlargement and spread of the philatelic knowledge concerning these...

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VYATKA GUBERNIYA (PROVINCE) NON STAMP ISSUING ZEMSTVO UEZDS (DISTRICTS) by Robin Calvert

27 April 2017 Ex the Vyatka District Court Archive. From the collection of T. Page. Endorsement reads:“Received at Yaroslav Volost Pravlenye for transmission to the Zemstvo Post 11 September 1915 (signed) Volost Assessor”. BJRP 106 pages 57 to 75 download article ... more

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From the archives

Selected articles from the archives of the British Journal of Russian Philately. Classic, new, quirky, or seminal – we choose a new one every month.

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WHAT IS “ФИШЕР”

WHAT IS “ФИШЕР” by Simon Horecky and Ing. Alois Vavra from BJRP 106 pages 4 - 5 see article...     ... more