Kraus-Minkus Standard Catalog of U.S. Stamps

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Maurice D. Wozniak
Krause, Nov 1, 2000 - Antiques & Collectibles - 697 pages
The 4th edition of this best-selling guide features more price listings and photos than the previous edition. Over 8,000 stamps are listed, plus many new varieties. New stamps issued during 2000 are featured and U.S. and territories listings are more complete than ever.

Individual sections include airmail, special delivery, postage due, parcel post, revenue, Confederate states, U.S. Possessions issues, encased postage and postal stationery. Seldom-seen Test Stamps are included for the first time. Definitive stamps are separated from commemoratives and all are listed chronologically. Detailed stamp stories and histories have been updated, improved and expanded in this latest release of a classic catalog that keeps stamp collecting fun.
-- Includes Year 2000 issues, 33,000+ prices and over 5,600 photos
-- "Decoding the Catalog" features aid in differentiating similar stamps
-- New Listings focused on Year 2000

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Contents

United States Postmasters Provisionals
1
Regular Issues 3
66
Commemorative Issues
168
Airmail Issues
384
Special Delivery Stamps
398
Official Carrier Stamps
407
Postage Due
414
Airmail Envelopes
463
Airmail Postal Cards
505
Savings Stamps
514
Postal Notes
558
Test Stamps
570
Test Booklets
579
Confederate States Postmasters Provisional
587
Confederate States General Issues
608
Stamps Used As Money
688

Official Envelopes
470
Copyright

About the author (2000)

Maurice D. Wozniak has been collecting stamps since the mid-1950s. A retired editor of "Stamp Collector" magazine and "The Stamp Wholesaler", as well as Minkus catalogs for stamp collectors, Wozniak is president of the Wisconsin Federation of Stamp Clubs, an umbrella group of 30 clubs in the philatelic hobby, and a member of the American Philatelic Society and the Central Wisconsin Stamp Club.

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