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Royal Philatelic
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British North America
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The next club meeting will be Tuesday  June   13 at 730 pm.

SPRING STAMP FAIR
Saturday, June 3, 2023 9 am - 2 pm
East Dartmouth Community Centre
50 Caledonia Rd., Dartmouth

Dealers / Club Table Auction at 1:30
Free Admission / Free Parking


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“My uncle died and left me his stamp collection....”
What To Do When You Inherit Stamps

By Bob Ingraham, British Columbia Philatelic Society

This paper provides three choices available to you if you should happen to inherit a stamp collection: 1) Become a Collector; 2) Donate your collection; or, 3) Sell your collection.  Click on the title for the full story (PDF document) and don't forget the as a source of information.


The Nova Scotia Stamp Club as been in existence for over 80 years under its current constitution . Organized philately in Nova Scotia, however, is recorded back to the 1880's with the existence of the then Nova Scotia Philatelic Association (circa 1887). The Club today is still a vibrant organization of approximately 120 members from around the globe.  More club history ....

The club hosts a yearly bourse and exhibition - NOVAPEX and since hosting the Royal Philatelic Society of Canada Convention in 2004 is now a regular cycle of regional and national shows on opposite years.

The Mission and Mandate of the Club is to encourage the collecting of postage stamps, related items and the study of Philately. To promote interest in the hobby, the Club meets monthly to exchange and acquire Philatelic items and knowledge for the mutual benefit of all members.  NSSC has a membership of more then 120 - mostly from Nova Scotia, but we also have members in other eastern provinces to Ontario and several International members.

Meeting Information

The Nova Scotia Stamp Club holds regular meetings on the second Tuesday of the Month (except July and August) from 7:30 to 9:30 pm.

Place:
The Nova Scotia Museum of Natural History (Side Entrance)
1747 Summer Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Paid parking only is available at the Museum lot.


Monthly Program 2022-2023

We are currently planning the 2023-24 program.
If you have program ideas please let us know. Stay tuned.

Date Program Show & Tell
September 13 2022 Annual General Meeting, auction, etc.  
October 11 2022 Keith MacKay - A Sketch of Harrison L Hart  
November 8 2022 Michael Pierce - Maude Lewis Issue

 

December 13 2022 Social / Charity Auction / Quiz  
January 10 2023 Marty Zelenietz - Nahariya Emergency Mail Service, 20 March to 21 May 1948  
February 14 2023 Jeff Parks - 1972 Earth Science Issue  
March 21 2023 Jane Sodero - Aspects of Postal History focusing on Guysborough  
April 11 2023 Jim Graham - Allied War Supplies Corp.  
May 9 2023 Bill Burden - TBD...Test, Bileski, Discoveries  
June 13 2023 Closing Meeting / Social  


Guests and Visitors are always welcome!



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