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Newsletter - Contents

Guide to the contents of the British Library Philatelic Newsletters since 1997, with downloadable PDFs.

Issue 1, Spring 1997

Moving to St Pancras

Page 1

The Tapling Collection

Page 2

A Researcher Writes – Christopher Podger, FRPSL

Page 3

London Meeting of European Foundations

Page 3

One of My Favourite Stamps – J N Davies, FRPSL
The Swaziland £5 Revenue stamp – of 1956

Page 4

Literature Wanted

Page 4

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Issue 2, Autumn 1997

Crown Agents and British Library hold joint Reception

Page 1

Crown Agents written records now on Microfilm

Page 1

The Model Collection - R F Schoolley-West, FRPSL

Page 2

Don't Ask

Page 2

A Researcher Writes - W A Wiseman, D.L

Page 3

Distinguished Visitors from Russia

Page 3

One of My Favourite Stamps - J D Ray, FRPSL
The Fiji 2d of 1881, error of colour

Page 4

Our Thanks to Norman Williams

Page 4

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Issue 3, Spring 1998

Philatelic Exhibition Reopens on 8th June

Page 1

The Crown Agents, Philatelic and Security Printing Archive

Page 2

A Researcher Writes - P W van der Molen

Page 3

Philatelic Post Cards from The British Library

Page 3

One of My Favourite Stamps - Dennis Littlewort
The Nyasaland 1938 King George VI £10 Revenue Issue

Page 4

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Issue 4, Autumn 1998

The Philatelic Exhibition Now Open

Page 1

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office Collection

Page 2

Published Research

Page 2

A Researcher Writes - Alan Moorcroft FRPSL

Page 3

Israel 98

Page 3

One of My Favourite Stamps - Bryan Boddington
The Germany 1948 30Pf Frauenkirche

Page 4

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Issue 5, Autumn 1999

Royal Philatelic Collection subject for Rossiter Lecture

Page 1

The Mosely Collection

Page 2

A Researcher Writes - Harry Dagnall FRPSL

Page 3

Italian postage stamp in the Tapling Collection - Paolo Vaccari

Page 4

Philatelic Researcher Required

Page 4

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Issue 6, Spring 2000

Library rarities for The Stamp Show 2000

Page 1

The Supplementary Collection

Page 2

The Tapling Collection of Spain at Stampex

Page 3

The Stuart Rossiter Memorial Lecture

Page 3

Access to the British Library Philatelic Collections

Page 3

Published Research

Page 3

One of My Favourite Stamps - Ian Lane
The British Central Africa 1898 ‘Internal Postage’ provisional issue

Page 4

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Issue 7, Autumn 2000

Conservation of the Stamp Office Archive

Page 1

The Board of Inland Revenue Stamping Department Archive

Page 2

Researchers Note - RH Champion and E J Hitchings

Page 4

The Stuart Rossiter Memorial Lecture

Page 4

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Issue 8, Autumn 2001

New Collections

Page 1

The Harrison Collection

Page 2

Researchers Note - Jeremy Martin, FRPSL

Page 3

Overseas Exhibitions

Page 4

The Chand A and Z Research Fund for Classic Philately

Page 4

The Crawford Library and the Adopt a Book Appeal

Page 4

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Issue 9, Spring 2006

Treasures of the British Library to feature on St Helena issue

Page 1

Rarities at the click of a mouse

Page 1

The Fletcher Collection

Page 2

News Roundup

Page 3

New Acquisitions and Loans

Page 3

'Pacific Explorer 2005'

Page 3

Researchers Note - Robin Davis

Page 4

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Issue 10, Autumn 2006

HM Revenue and Customs Embossing Press

Page 1

The Bailey Collection

Page 2

Researchers Note - John Barwis

Page 3

News Roundup
- Department Closure
- Published Research
- Society Visits

Page 4

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Issue 11, Spring 2007

The McInroy Collection

Page 1

Philatelic Research and the British Library's Patent and Intellectual Property Collections

Page 2

Researchers Note - Harcourt Fuller

Page 3

News Roundup
- Great Britain New Discovery
- Published Research
- Wanted! Philatelic Exhibition Literature

Page 4

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Issue 12, Autumn 2007

Opening of British Library Centre for Conservation

Page 1

Collection Review – The Fitz Gerald Collection

Page 2

Researchers Note – Mike Tanner

Page 3
Letter to the EditorPage 3

News Roundup
- Curatorial visit from Iran
- Published Research
- Donations
- Stuart Rossiter Memorial Lecture

Page 4

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