Stamp Exhibitions

 US #1623Be – The se-tenant pair from the booklet. Click image to order.
March 11, 1977

First Se-Tenant Booklet Stamps

On March 11, 1977, the USPS issued its first se-tenant stamps in booklet form.

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 US #1076 – Issued on the third day of the show, this stamp pictures the convention hall as well as the Columbus Monument in Barcelona, Spain.
April 28, 1956

Opening of FIPEX

The Fifth International Philatelic Exhibition (FIPEX) opened its doors to a record 60,000 visitors on April 28, 1956.

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 US #3130-31 were issued for the Pacific ’97 stamp show.
March 13, 1997

First U.S. Triangle Stamps

On March 13, 1997, the USPS issued its first triangle-shaped stamps to promote the upcoming Pacific ’97 Stamp Show.

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 U.S. #630 – America’s first souvenir sheet.
October 16, 1926

2nd U.S. International Philatelic Exhibition

On October 16, 1926, the U.S. hosted its second international philatelic exhibition in New York, New York.

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