Welcome to the website for the FIP Postal Stationery Commission.
This site provides information on the Commission such as the names of delegates, notices of meetings, and so forth.
For those interested in exhibiting postal stationery at the international level, the rules governing postal stationery, upcoming exhibitions, and results of exhibitions can be found.
If you are wondering what consitutes postal stationery, there is an illustrated section on "what is postal stationery".
There is a section on the various societies devoted to postal stationery.
A working list of journals and books devoted to postal stationery can be found in the literature section.
There are displays of postal stationery and articles on postal stationery which will change periodically. So check back every now and then.
Presentations on postal stationery can also be found on this site.
Latest changes to website:
4 January 2014: Newsletter, revised Exhibiting and Judging Postal Stationery presentation
28 December 2013: Newsletters going back to 1992.
23 December 2013: awards list by exhibition and country
27 October 2013: Newsletter, awards list by exhibition and country, and new approved Guidelines.
17 July 2013: New representative for Japan
8 April 2013: New representative for Switzerland
7 January 2013: January 2013 Newsletter, Indonesia2012 results, Sharjah2012 results, awards lists by exhibition and country, Bureau and Commission representatives
3 October 2012: September 2012 Newsletter
26 September: Ray Todd's presentation Postal Stationery. Does The Judge Like My Exhibit? Why Not? (English and Chinese)
17 July 2012: Commission meeting report. updated bureau members, and presentation on "Is it postal stationery"
19 April 2012: Pakistan railway unissued offical card article
11 April 2012: Information about upcoming PS Commission meeting at INDONESIA 2012
21 March 2012: Bulgaria Form 243.
15 February 2012: Updated judge listing, commission listing, exhibit database, 2 articles on Pakistan postal stationery, and more
7 December 2011: Spanish Private Postal Stationery article
4 August 2011: Updated judge listing
1 August 2011: Philanippon 2011 results
5 June 2011: Paraguay 2011 results
25 February 2011: INDIPEX 2011 results
11 February 2011: More "Is it postal stationery"
31 Decenber 2010: January 2011 Newsletter
3 December 2010: Results from Joburg 2010
15 October 2010: Meeting minutes and results from Portugal 2010 and start of "Is it postal stationery"
5 July 2010: July Newsletter
28 June 2010: Updated list of awards, agenda for 2010 Commission meeting, updated commission list
25 May 2010: Display by German Baschwitz
18 May 2010: London2010 results
22 Feb 2010: Article on Imperial China postal stationery
28 Dec 2009: January 2010 newsletter
18 Oct 2009: SREV translations
28 Sept 2009: New representative for Argentina
10 Apr 2009: ABPS-FIP seminar on judging and exhibiting postal stationery in November 2009.
20 Apr 2009: China 2009 results
4 May 2009: PDF list of awards 1999-2009
webmaster: Ross A. Towle
Last update 4 January 2014