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The following LINKS are to sites for extended research references or other resources relevant to the study of Hawaiian Stamps and Postal History. Commercial sites of dealers and auctioneers are not included because advertising is beyond the scope of this site. For print publications, see General Bibliography.


Hawaii stamps
1851-1852 Missionaries in the National Postal Museum.

San Francisco

San Francisco postmarks on Hawaii mail
San Francisco postmarks on Hawaii mail.

Other United States

An ambitious census project, including illustrations. Hawaii covers are included in the scope.

Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries, Inc. Encyclopedia of Stamps
A comprehensive study of United States stamps.


The Virtual Stamp Album New Hebrides
An excellent site for information on the New Hebrides Islands.

The Philippine Philatelist
Excellent site for 19th Century Philippine stamps and postal history.

Collectible Australian Stamps
An overview of Australian postage stamps from colonial to modern.

Postage stamps and postal history of New Zealand
A guide to New Zealand postage stamps.

Postage stamps and postal history of Tonga
A history of Tonga postage stamps.

Postal History of Guam
The stamps and postal history of Guam.


A Beginner's Resource Guide to Philately
A great resource for beginners and advanced collectors alike.

The American Philatelic Society
Americanís stamp club with resources for all collectors.

Guide to Stamp Collecting
An excellent introduction to stamp collecting.

The History of the Post Card
A brief and very useful overview of post card usage periods.

The British Library, Philatelic Collections
An outstanding philatelic exhibit, including the Tapling Collection of Hawaii and an extensive philatelic library. A must for anyone in London.

The Glassine Surfer
A wonderful general reference site for many research goals.

The American Philatelic Research Library
The most extensive philatelic library in North America, with an on-line card catalogue.

Lee's Stamp Listopedia Illustrated
General study resources with a large link list to country sites.

Transportation and Shipping: All About Philately and Postage Stamps
Thanking Ryan Echevarria for the reference.

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