Alaska Collectors Club - ACC AF0218
Journal: The Alaskan Philatelist: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $15; outside U.S. $20.
Services: autions,
Purpose: To promote interest in and to encourage research and study on all subjects pertaining to Alaskan Postal History.
Contact: Mr. Eric R. Knapp
 4201 Folker St., #C102
Anchorage, AK 99508
Email: eknapp@gci.net
Website:  http://www.alaskaphilatelic.org
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1994
American Air Mail Society - AAMS AF0077
Journal: The Airpost Journal: monthly.
Dues: U.S. $30; Canada $40; Mexico $50; others $60.
Services: local chapters, study groups, auctions, DVD programs, handbooks, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: To foster, develop, protect, and further the collecting of aerophilatelic material.
Contact: Mr. Stephen Reinhard
 P. O. Box 110
Mineola, NY 11501
Email: sreinhard1@optonline.net
Website:  http://www.AmericanAirMailSociety.org
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1978
American Association of Philatelic Exhibitors - AAPE AF0157
Journal: The Philatelic Exhibitor: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $25; outside U.S. $35.
Services: handbooks, exhibition and special awards.
Purpose: To desseminate information, techniques, and methods to educate and inform philatelists involved in exhibiting.
Contact: Mr. Michael J. Ley
 330 Sonja Dr.
Doniphan, NE 68832
Website:  http://www.aape.org
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1987
American Ceremony Program Society - ACPS AF0217
Journal: The Ceremonial: quarterly.
Dues: $15. and an additional $10 For print copy of Journal
Services: auctions.
Purpose: To unite all collector of Ceremony Programs and related philatelic organization of knowledge and experience. ation of knowledge and experience.
Contact: Mr. John E. Peterson
 6987 Coleshill Dr.
San Diego, CA 92119-1953
Email: jkpete@cox.net
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1994
American First Day Cover Society - AFDCS UN0033
Journal: First Days: 6 per year.
Dues: U.S. $30; outside U.S. $40.
Services: local chapters, study groups, auctions, slide/video programs, handbooks, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: Organized solely to promote interest in and knowledge of first day covers.
Contact: Mr. Ralph Nafziger
 P. O. Box 1476
Albany, OR 97321
Email: afdcs@afdcs.org
Website:  http://www.afdcs.org
Affiliate Since: 3/31/1970
American Helvetia Philatelic Society - AHPS AF0052
Journal: Tell: bimonthly.
Dues: U.S. $23; Canada/Mexico $26; Overseas Air Delivery $31.
Services: sales book circuits, sponsors auctions, exhibition awards.
Purpose: The oldest Swiss philatelic society outside Switzerland devoted to all facets of Swiss area philately.
Contact: Mr. Ernest L. Bergman
 1940 Cliffside Dr., #110
State College, PA 16801-7662
Email: secretary2@swiss-stamps.org
Website:  http://www.swiss-stamps.org
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1975
American Philatelic Congress - APC AF0139
Journal: American Congress Book: annually.
Dues: U.S. $40; outside U.S. $45.
Purpose: To engage in all forms of philatelic research activity.
Contact: Mr. Charles Wooster
 3991 Gulf Shore Blvd. N., Apt. 301
Naples, FL 34103
Email: cwooster@aol.com
Website:  http://www.americanphilateliccongress.org
Affiliate Since: 5/31/1985
American Plate Number Single Society - APNSS AF0178
Journal: Plate Numbers: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $10, outside U.S. $12. Electronic outside U.S. $10.
Services: auctions, handbooks.
Purpose: To study the plate numbers that were used to print US issues. To exchange and share knowledge with other members.
Contact: Mr. Richard E. Burdsall
 P. O. Box 1023
Palatine, IL 60078-1023
Email: apnss.sec@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.apnss.org
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1988
American Revenue Association - ARA AF0051
Journal: The American Revenuer: 4 per year.
Dues: $22.50
Purpose: To stimulate the collection and study of fiscal stamps of the world, to publish and publicize the results of such study.
Contact: Mr. Lyman Hensley
 473 E. Elm
Sycamore, IL 60178-1934
Email: ilrno2@netzero.net
Website:  http://www.revenuer.org
Affiliate Since: 10/31/1974
American Society for Netherlands Philately - ASNP AF0060
Journal: Netherlands Philately: 6 per year.
Dues: U.S. $25; Canada $35; others $35. Digital $10 Worldwide
Services: auctions, special awards.
Purpose: To promote and support the collecting of philatelic material related to the Netherlands and its former colonies.
Contact: Mr. Hans D. Kremer
 50 Rockport Ct.
Danville, CA 94526
Email: hkremer@usa.net
Website:  http://www.asnp1975.com
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1976
American Society for Philatelic Pages and Panels - ASPPP AF0165
Journal: Page & Panel Journal: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $15; outside U.S. $21.
Services: auctions, expertizing, slide programs, speakers.
Purpose: to promulgate interest in US Souvenir Pages and Commemorative Panels.
Contact: Mr. Ron Walenciak
 P.O. Box 1042
Washington Township, NJ 07676-1042
Email: membership@asppp.org
Website:  http://www.asppp.org
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1987
American Society of Polar Philatelists - ASPP UN0031
Journal: Ice Cap News: quarterly.
Dues: U.S./Canada $22; others $30.
Services: study groups, auctions, handbooks, exhibition awards.
Purpose: To encourage and support the study of philately and postal history of the polar regions.
Contact: Mr. Alan Warren
 P. O. Box 39
Exton, PA 19341-0039
Email: alanwar@comcast.net
Website:  http://www.polarphilatelists.org
Affiliate Since: 10/31/1969
American Stamp Club of Great Britain - ASCGB AF0265
Journal: The Mayflower; three time per year.
Dues: 8.00 L
Services: sales book circuits (UK only), auctions, new issue service, special awards.
Purpose: The drawing together of collectors interested in all aspects of USA, USA Possessions, or UNO philatelic matters or postal history.
Contact: Mr. William E. Trower
 192 Ferry Road
Hockley, Essex SS5 6JZ, Great Britain
Email: ponte38@msn.com
Website:  http://www.y-p-a.org.uk/ascgb_home.html
Affiliate Since: 8/5/2009
American Topical Association - ATA AF0177
Journal: Topical Time: bimonthly.
Dues: U.S. $35; outside U.S. $45; electronic $25.
Services: local chapters, study units, directory, handbooks, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: Promote Topical collecting, encourage Thematic research, provide exchange of ideas among members.
Contact: Mrs. Vera Felts
 P. O. Box 8
Carterville, IL 62918-0008
Email: americantopical@msn.com
Website:  http://www.americantopicalassn.org
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1988
Americana Unit UN0040
Journal: Americana Philatelic News: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $9.00 Outside the U.S. $15.00
Services: exhibition award.
Purpose: To promote the study of any aspect of philately concerning the history, culture or ideals of the United States.
Contact: Mr. David A. Kent
 P. O. Box 127
New Britain, CT 06050
Email: ddengel@americanaunit.org
Website:  http://www.americanaunit.org
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1972
Analytical Philately Inc, Institute for AF0269
Journal: The Analyst: 2-3 times/year.
Dues: $50.
Services: Technical advice, research grants, information website.
Purpose: Encourage analytical research on stamps and covers by providing research grants and technical advice.
Contact: Mr. Ken Nilsestuen
 PMB 31, 1668 Merriman Road
Akron, OH 44313
Email: nilsestuen@sbcglobal.net
Website:  http://www.analyticalphilately.org
Affiliate Since: 6/11/2015
APS Writers Unit - WU UN0030
Journal: The Philatelic Communicator: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $20; Canada/Mexico $22.50; others $25.
Services: special awards
Purpose: Organization to share common interests of philatelic writers, editors, and publishers.
Contact: Mr. David Crotty
 P. O. Box 16115
Ludlow, KY 41016-0115
Email: decrotty@yahoo.com
Website:  http://www.wu30.org
Affiliate Since: 9/30/1967
Arizona-New Mexico Postal History Society - ANMPHS AF0188
Journal: The Roadrunner: quarterly.
Dues: $10; 2 yrs. $18; 3 yrs. $24.
Purpose: To encourage, create, sponsor and guide research in the postal history of Arizona and New Mexico.
Contact: Mr. Gene E. Pitzer
 7233 E. San Cristobal Way
Gold Canyon, AZ 85118
Email: xt1973@centurylink.net
Affiliate Since: 3/31/1989
Armenian Philatelic Association - APA AF0250
Journal: ARPA: quarterly.
Dues: U.S $35; Outside U.S. $45.
Services: special awards
Purpose: To provide a forum for the exchange and the dissemination to the broader public of information and materials concerning Armenian philately.
Contact: Mr. Jack Kifedjian
 P. O. Box 4803
Glendale, CA 91222-0803
Website:  http://www.armenianphilatelic.org
Affiliate Since: 8/31/2004
Art Cover Exchange Society - ACE AF0243
Journal: From Cover-to-Cover: monthly
Dues: U.S. $20; outside U.S. $25; Family-1 newsletter $20; outside U.S. $25
Services: directory, auctions.
Purpose: The exchange of philatelic covers of an artistic nature, and to promote friendly correspondence among members with a similar interest.
Contact: Mr. Joseph Doles
 105 Lawson Rd.
Rochester, NY 14616
Email: artcoverexchange@aol.com
Website:  http://www.artcoverexchange.org
Affiliate Since: 3/2/2000
Asociacion Filatelica Salvadorena AF0089
Journal: El Salvador Philatelist: web-only publication.
Dues: $16.
Services: new issue services
Purpose: An international organization devoted to all phases of the philately of El Salvador.
Contact: Mr. Joseph D. Hahn
 Apt. 111
301 Rolling Ridge Dr.
State College, PA 16801-7657
Email: joehahn100@hotmail.com
Website:  http://www.elsalvadorphilately.org
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1979
Asociacion Mexicana de Filatelia - AMF AF0194
Journal: Revista AMEXFIL: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $50.
Services: handbooks
Purpose: Study of Mexican Phlately.
Contact: Mr. Alejandro F. Grossmann
 Jose Mario Rico 129
Col. Del Valle
03100 Mexico City, Mexico
Email: amexfil@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.amexfil.mx
Affiliate Since: 10/31/1989
Austria Philatelic Society - APS AF0246
Journal: The Austrian Philatelic Society Journal; quarterly
Dues: U.S. $16; outside U.S. $23.
Services: auctions.
Purpose: To promote Austrian Philately.
Contact: Mr. Louis W. Ricker
 P. O. Box 4015
Elwyn, PA 19063-7015
Email: german.chief@verizon.net
Website:  http://www.AustriaPhilatelicSociety.com
Affiliate Since: 8/31/2002
Auxiliary Markings Club - AMC AF0252
Journal: Auxiliary Markings Newsletter; quarterly.
Dues: $18.
Services: study groups, directory, handbooks, exhibition awards.
Purpose: To study auxiliary markigns on worldwide mail and to develop resources and organizational basis to study evidence of movement of mail, epecially mail that had problems in passage.
Contact: Mr. Gerald Nylander
 P. O. Box 7123
Prospect Heights, IL 60070
Website:  http://www.postal-markings.org
Affiliate Since: 5/31/2006
Bechuanalands and Botswana Society AF0268
Journal: The Runner Post; quarterly.
Dues: UK £17, Europe/South Africa/Botswana £22, U.S. £25
Services: study groups, auctions, handbooks.
Purpose: To encourage study of all aspects of the philately and postal history of the Bechuanalands and Botswana.
Contact: Mr. Peter Thy
 P. O. Box 73112
Davis, CA 95616
Email: thy@kronestamps.dk
Website:  http://www.bechuanalandphilately.com
Affiliate Since: 3/31/2013
Bermuda Collectors Society - BCS AF0186
Journal: Bermuda Post: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $30; Canada $32; other $37.
Services: auctions.
Purpose: To promote all aspects of Bermuda philately.
Contact: Mr. John Pare
 405 Perimeter Road
Mount Horeb, WI 53572
Email: pare16@mhtc.net
Website:  http://www.bermudacollectorssociety.com
Affiliate Since: 3/31/1989
Biology Unit AF0172
Journal: Biophilately: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $20; web $15.
Services: exhibition awards.
Purpose: To form an international cooperative study of biological postage stamps and related material.
Contact: Mr. Alan J. Hanks
 34 Seaton Dr.
Aurora, ON L4G 2K1, Canada
Email: chris-dahle@biophilately.org
Website:  http://www.biophilately.org
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1988
Brazil Philatelic Association - BPA UN0032
Journal: Bull's Eyes: quarterly.
Dues: U.S./Canada $20/yr; $35/2yr; $50/3yr.; outside U.S. $30/yr
Services: expertizing.
Purpose: To promote the study and exchange of information on Brazilian postal and revenue issues and postal history.
Contact: Mr. William V. Kriebel
 1923 Manning St.
Philadelphia, PA 19103-5728
Email: kriebewv@drexel.edu
Website:  http://www.brazilphilatelic.org
Affiliate Since: 3/31/1970
British Caribbean Philatelic Study Group - BCPSG UN0027
Journal: Brit Caribbean Phil Journal: quarterly.
Dues: U.S./Canada $22; outside U.S. $28.
Services: digital directory, study group, auctions, expertizing, handbooks, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: To study, report, and create new interest in the philately of the present and past Brit. Caribbean area.
Contact: John Seidl
 4324 Gramby Way
Marietta, GA 30062
Email: john.seidl@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.bcpsg.com
Affiliate Since: 9/30/1968
British North America Philatelic Society- BNAPS AF0144
Journal: BNA TOPICS: quarterly.
Dues: $35.
Services: local chapters, study groups, handbooks, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: The collecting/study of the stamps and postal history of Canada, Newfoundland, and the pre-Confederation colonies of Bristish North America.
Contact: Mr. P. Charles Livermore
 10008 Ascan Ave.
Flushing, NY 11375-6812
Email: charleslivermore@hotmail.com
Website:  http://www.bnaps.org
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1986
British West Indies Study Circle - BWISC AF0254
Journal: BWI Study Circle Bulletin; quarterly.
Dues: North American/Asia $35; England/Europe £22.
Services: country focus groups, auctions, handbook
Purpose: Promote interest in and the study of stamps and postal history of the islands that comprise the British West Indies.
Contact: Mr. John Seidl
 4324 Granby Way
Marietta, GA 30062-8150
Email: john.seidl@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.bwisc.org
Affiliate Since: 10/31/2006
Bullseye Cancel Collector's Club - BCCC AF0108
Journal: The BCCC Bulletin: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $15; outside U.S. $20.
Services: directory, sales book circuits, auctions
Purpose: Promote Bullseye collecting with bulletins & annual membership list of coll. preferences for trading purposes.
Contact: Mr. Donald J. Landis
 Urb. La Cerca 37, Bajo B
Collado Villalba
28400 Madrid, Spain
Email: donaldlandis@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.bullseyecancel.com
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1981
Canadian Aerophilatelic Society - CAS AF0189
Journal: The Canadian Aerophilatelist: quarterly.
Dues: Canada $CAN25; U.S. $CAN30; others $CAN35.
Services: exhibition awards.
Purpose: To promote the study and collection of Canadian aerophilately around the world, and of worldwide aerophilately within Canada .
Contact: Mr. Steve Johnson
 787 Wharncliffe Road, S.
London, ON N6J 2N8, Canada
Email: steverman@rogers.com
Website:  http://www.aerophilately.ca
Affiliate Since: 3/31/1989
Canal Zone Study Group - CZSG UN0042
Journal: Canal Zone Philatelist: quarterly.
Dues: $12.
Services: local chapters, study group, auctions, handbooks, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: To promote the collecting and study of philately and postal history of the Canal Zone and the Isthmus of Panama.
Contact: Mr. Michael D. Drabik
 P.O. Box 281
Bolton, MA 01740-0281
Email: czsgsecretary@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.CanalZoneStudyGroup.com
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1972
Carriers and Locals Society - CLS AF0211
Journal: The Penny Post: quarterly.
Dues: $35.
Services: auction, slide/video programs, speakers bureau, special awards.
Purpose: To encourage the collecting and study of US carriers and locals.
Contact: Mr. Clifford J. Alexander
 8721 Bluedale St.
Alexandria, VA 22308
Email: clifford.alexander@klgates.com
Website:  http://www.pennypost.org
Affiliate Since: 3/31/1993
CartoPhilatelic Society AF0158
Journal: The New CartoPhilatelist: quarterly.
Dues: $15 Electronic copy; $20 Hardcopy; $25 Hardcopy-International Addresses
Purpose: To explore and document the field of postage stamps issued by all nations which show maps, globes, and related materials.
Contact: Ms. Mary Beth Sulkowski
 1117 Douglas Ave., Unit 209
North Providence, RI 02904
Email: mb37zx@aol.com
Website:  http://www.mapsonstamps.org
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1987
Cats on Stamps Study Unit AF0179
Journal: Cat Mews: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $14; others $20; E-Version $10.
Purpose: The collection and study of philatelic material portraying various breeds, and the history of the cats.
Contact: Ms. Susan L. Minniear
 610 E. Russell Road
Sidney, OH 45365
Email: catmews1@yahoo.com
Website:  http://www.catsonstamp.info
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1988
Chemistry and Physics on Stamps Study Unit AF0123
Journal: Philatelia Chimica et Physica: quarterly
Dues: U.S. $20; Canada $26; others $40.
Services: audiovisual programs, special award.
Purpose: Collecting and study of stamps pertaining to chemistry, chemists, chemical industries, as well as physics and physicists.
Contact: Dr. John B. Sharkey
 1559 Grouse Lane
Mountainside, NJ 07092-1340
Email: mmorgan@lausd.net
Website:  http://www.cpossu.org
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1982
Chess on Stamps Study Unit AF0180
Journal: Chesstamp Review: quarterly.
Dues: U.S./Canada/Mexico $17; others $24.
Services: directory, auction.
Purpose: To promote the collecting and knowledge of chess on stamps.
Contact: Mr. Barry Keith
 555 Rolling Valley Ct.
Charlottesville, VA 22902-8257
Email: keithfam@embarqmail.com
Website:  http://www.chessonstamps.org
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1988
China Stamp Society - CSS AF0010
Journal: The China Clipper: bimonthly.
Dues: USA $21; Canada $24; others $27
Services: local chapters, auctions, expertizing, powerpoint presentations, stamp catalog, speakers, handbooks, exhibition awards, special awards
Purpose: Dedicated to the documentation, preservation, advancement & promotion of the stamps & postal history od China & its related areas through education, study, research & services
Contact: Mr. H. James Maxwell
 1050 W. Blue Ridge Blvd.
Kansas City, MO 64145-1216
Email: hjmesq@kc.rr.com
Website:  http://www.chinastampsociety.org
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1978
Christmas Philatelic Club - CPC AF0074
Journal: Yule Log: quarterly. Sample issue $5.
Dues: U.S./Canada $25; outside U.S. $35.
Services: exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: To promote Christmas topicalists in the common growth in knowledge and enjoyment of Christmas philately.
Contact: Mr. Daniel F. Sheridan, Jr.
 32 General Dalton Dr.
Naugatuck, CT 06770
Email: Sheridandf@aol.com
Website:  http://www.christmasphilatelicclub.org
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1978
Christmas Seal & Charity Stamp Society - CSCSS AF0101
Journal: Seal News: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $20; Mex/Canada $22.50; others $32.50-Digital only Membership $12.50
Services: auctions, handbooks, exhibition award
Purpose: Organized for collectors of local, national, and foreign TB seals, as well as other charity seals.
Contact: Mr. John Denune, Jr.
 234 E. Broadway
Granville, OH 43023
Email: john@christmasseals.net
Website:  http://www.seal-society.org
Affiliate Since: 1/31/1980
Churchill Centre & Museum, The AF0049
Journal: Finest Hour: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $50.
Services: local chapters, special awards.
Purpose: To preserve the memory and legacy of Sir Winston S. Churchill, to study Churchill books, stamps & memorabilia.
Contact: Ms. Sue M. Hefner
 1837 Latham Ave.
Lima, OH 45805-1635
Email: info@winstonchurchill.org
Website:  http://www.winstonchurchill.org
Affiliate Since: 10/31/1974
Cinderella Stamp Club - CSC AF0091
Journal: The Cinderella Philatelist: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $33($41 Airmail); outside U.S. £20 Plus £5 airmail postage.
Services: study groups, sales book circuits (UK only), auctions, handbooks, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: Association of philatelists with interests in local, telegraph, fiscal, and bogus stamps, phantom issues, etc.
Contact: Mr. Christopher G. Harman
 Greylands, Melton
Woodbridge, Suffolk IP12 1QE, Great Britain
Email: chairman@cinderellastampclub.org.uk
Website:  http://www.cinderellastampclub.org.uk
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1979
Civil Censorship Study Group - CCSG AF0086
Journal: Civil Censorship Study Gp Bul: quarterly
Dues: Varies by location and delivery type
Services: auctions, handbooks
Purpose: To study censorship of civilian mail, all countries, all time periods.
Contact: Mr. Dann Mayo
 P. O. Box 6401
Diberville, MS 39540
Email: dannmayo@att.net
Website:  http://www.c-c-s-g.org
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1979
Club De Monte-Carlo AF0264
Dues: 500 EURO
Purpose: Promote philately
Contact: Mr. Patrick Maselis
 Kaaistraat 19
B-8800 Roeselare, Belgium
Email: info@maselis.be
Website:  http://www.monacophil.eu/site-en/press2.asp
Affiliate Since: 8/5/2009
Colorado Postal History Society - CPHS AF0200
Journal: Colorado Postal Historian: quarterly.
Dues: $25.
Services: auctions, exhibition awards.
Purpose: To promote the collecting and study of the postal hisotry of the Territory and State of Colorado.
Contact: Ms. Dalene Thomas
 1805 S. Balsam St., #106
Lakewood, CO 80232
Email: agmurin@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.ColoradoPostalHistorySociety.com
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1990
Confederate Stamp Alliance - CSA AF0073
Journal: The Confederate Philatelist: quarterly.
Dues: U.S./Canada/Mexico $32.
Services: expertizing, handbooks, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: To promote the collecting and encourage the study of the stamps and postal history of the CSA.
Contact: Dr. Deane R. Briggs
 2000 N. Lake Eloise Dr.
Winter Haven, FL 33884
Email: Drb@gte.net
Website:  http://www.csalliance.org/
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1978
Connecticut Postal History Society - CPHS AF0195
Journal: The Journal;CPHS: two per year.
Dues: $12.
Services: directory, handbooks, exhibition awards.
Purpose: Research, preservation, and study of all phases of the postal history of the Colony and State of Connecticut.
Contact: Mr. Frank Reischerl
 P. O. Box 75
Manchester, CT 06045
Email: freischerl@cox.net
Website:  http://www.ctphs.org
Affiliate Since: 10/31/1989
COPAPHIL (Colombia-Panama Philatelic Study Group) AF0142
Journal: COPACARTA: quarterly.
Dues: U.S.$15; Canada $17; others $20.
Services: directory, handbooks.
Purpose: To promote the philately of Colombia and Panama and to research and publish their philatelic history.
Contact: Mr. Thomas P. Myers
 P.O. Box 522
Gordonsville, VA 22942
Email: tpmphil@hotmail.com
Website:  http://copaphil.org/
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1985
Cover Collectors Circuit Club - CCCC AF0215
Journal: CCCC News: 12 per year.
Dues: U.S. $10; outside U.S. $5.
Services: directory.
Purpose: To promote peace and understanding through the exchange of covers and stamps.
Contact: Dr. Richard Speer
 P. O. Box 266
Lake Clear, NY 12945
Website:  http://www.covercollectors.org
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1993
Cuban Philatelic Society of America - CPSA AF0173
Journal: The Cuban Philatelist: 3 times per year.
Dues: U.S. $30: outside $50; outside U.S. Digital Only $30
Services: auctions, handbooks, exhibition awards.
Purpose: To promote philately and philatelic friendship and knowledge among its members.
Contact: Mr. Arturo A. Codina
 4603 S.W. 127th Pl.
Miami, FL 33175-4637
Email: cpsa.usa@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.cubapsa.com
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1988
Dakota Postal History Society - DPHS AF0216
Journal: Dakota Collector: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $25; outside U.S. $40.
Purpose: Promote knowledge of postal history and related subjects for Dakota Territory and North & South Dakota.
Contact: Mr. Gary Anderson
 P. O. Box 600039
Saint Paul, MN 55106
Email: garyndak@comcast.net
Website:  http://www.dakotapostalhistorysociety.org
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1993
Disinfected Mail Study Circle - DMSC AF0219
Journal: Pratique:80 pp. of research per year.
Dues: U.S. $45; UK£20; others£25.
Services: auctions, speakers (UK only).
Purpose: Researching and publishing accounts of the treatment of mail in way thought to prevent the spread of infectious disease. Also the postal history of quarantines and of vaccinations.
Contact: Mr. Allan Maki
 17115 Agate St., N.E.
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110-1063
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1994
Ebony Society of Philatelic Events & Reflections - ESPER AF0239
Journal: Reflections: quarterly.
Dues: $25.
Services: local chapters.
Purpose: To promote and foster an interest in the study and collection of African-Americans on United States and foreign philatelic material.
Contact: Mr. Manuel Gilyard
 800 Riverside Dr., #4H
New York, NY 10032-7412
Email: esperstamps@esperstamps.org
Website:  http://esperstamps.org
Affiliate Since: 9/13/1999
Egypt Study Circle AF0253
Journal: The Quarterly Circular; quarterly.
Dues: £20 ($36)
Services: auctions.
Purpose: To further and encourage the study, research and enjoyment of the philately and postal history of Egypt in all their forms.
Contact: Mr. Trenton K. Ruebush
 6704 Donegan Ct.
Alexandria, VA 22315
Email: egyptstudycircle@hotmail.com
Website:  http://egyptstudycircle.org.uk
Affiliate Since: 5/31/2006
Eire Philatelic Association - EPA AF0021
Journal: Revealer: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $20 Canada/Mexico $25; others $30.
Services: local chapters, auctions, audiovisual programs, exhibition awards.
Purpose: To facilitate the sharing of an interest in the stamps and postal history of Ireland.
Contact: Dr. John Sharkey
 1559 Grouse Ln.
Mountainside, NJ 07092-1340
Email: jsharkeyepa@me.com
Website:  http://www.EirePhilatelicAssoc.org
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1967
Empire State Postal History Society - ESPHS UN0028
Journal: Excelsior! (semi-annual); Bulletin (quarterly).
Dues: $20.
Services: drectory, auctions
Purpose: Founded in 1967 to advance the knowledge of the postal history of New York State.
Contact: Mr. Frank Braithwaite
 56 Morewood Dr.
Smithtown, NY 11787
Email: frankbraith@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.esphs.us
Affiliate Since: 10/31/1969
Ephemera Society of America AF0256
Journal: Ephemera News; quarterly.
Dues: $50.
Services: directory, speakers bureau, exhibition award.
Purpose: To cultivate and encourage interest in ephemera and the history identified with it.
Contact: Dr. Arthur H. Groten
 P. O. Box 3366
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
Email: info@ephemerasociety.org
Website:  http://www.ephemerasociety.org
Affiliate Since: 8/31/2007
Errors, Freaks & Oddities Collectors Club - EFOCC AF0103
Journal: EFO Collector: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $20; outside U.S. $37.
Services: auctions, exhibition awards.
Purpose: To promote the study of and interest in EFO material, domestic and foreign.
Contact: Mr. Scott A. Shaulis
 P. O. Box 549
Murrysville, PA 15668
Email: scott@shaulisstamps.com
Website:  http://www.efocc.org
Affiliate Since: 5/31/1980
Ethiopian Philatelic Society - EPS AF0145
Journal: MENELIK'S Journal: quarterly.
Dues: U.S./Canada $12; others $20.
Purpose: The promotion of research and study of all aspects of Ethiopian philately.
Contact: Mr. Ulf J. Lindahl
 21 Westview Pl.
Riverside, CT 06878
Email: fbheiser@comcast.net
Website:  http://www.ethiopianphilatelicsociety.weebly.com
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1986
Europa Study Unit AF0017
Journal: Europa News: bimonthly.
Dues: U.S. $20; outside U.S. $25; Electronic Membership U.S. $10.
Services: expertizing, slide programs, speakers, handbooks.
Purpose: To further the study and collecting of stamps and philatelic material and to foster interest in Europa philately.
Contact: Mr. Tonny Van Loij
 3002 S. Xanthia st.
Denver, CO 80231
Email: europastudyunit@comcast.net
Website:  http://www.europastudyunit.org/
Affiliate Since: 12/31/1964
Falkland Islands Philatelic Study Group AF0083
Journal: The Upland Goose: quarterly.
Dues: U.S./Canada $55; Europe*L15; others*L20.
Services: local chapters, study groups, directory, sales book circuits (Great Britain only), auctions, handbooks, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: To research all aspects of philately connected with the Falkland Islands and their dependencies.
Contact: Mr. Carl J. Faulkner
 615 Taconic Trail
Williamstown, MA 01267-2745
Email: cfaulkner@taconicwilliamstown.com
Website:  http://www.fipsg.org.uk
Affiliate Since: 10/31/1978
Federation Quebecquoise de Philatelie AF0169
Journal: Information Bulletin: 4 per year.
Dues: U.S. $43; Canada $65; others 42 Euro.
Services: local chapters, auctions, expertizing.
Purpose: To unite philatelic clubs of Quebec so they can benefit from related materials and a revue of standard in French.
Contact: Mr. Jacques Poitras
 4545 Av. Pierre de Coubertin
Montreal, QC H1V 0B2, Canada
Email: fqp@philatelie.qc.ca
Website:  http://www.philatelie.qc.ca
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1988
Fellowship of Samoa Specialists AF0240
Journal: The Samoa Express: quarterly.
Dues: $20.
Purpose: To promote philatelic research and study of all aspects of Samoa.
Contact: Mr. Martin J. Miller
 157 Warner Ave.
Roslyn Heights, NY 11577
Email: martymiller1947@yahoo.com
Website:  http://www.samoaexpress.org
Affiliate Since: 9/13/1999
Fine and Performing Arts Philatelists AF0160
Journal: Jrl Fine/Performing Arts Phil: quarterly (Temporarily Suspended)
Dues: U.S./CANADA/MEXICO $22; others $30.
Services: directory.
Purpose: For a wider understanding and enjoyment of all aspects of fine arts through philately.
Contact: Mr. Bernard Seckler
 5304 Great Meadow Road
Dedham, MA 02026
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1987
Fire Service in Philately AF0080
Journal: Fire Stamp News: quarterly.
Dues: $15.
Services: auctions, expertizing services, new issues service.
Purpose: To promote the study and collecting of philatelic items related to fire service.
Contact: Mr. Edward Flory
 149 Sopher St.
East Stroudsburg, PA 18301-2209
Email: etflory@ptd.net
Affiliate Since: 10/31/1978
First Issues Collector Club - FICC AF0232
Journal: First Issues; quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $10; Can/Mex $11; others $14.
Services: auctions.
Purpose: Promotes the collection of the first postage stamps issued by any nation, province, city, army or other entity and facilitates the exchange of information among stamp collectors.
Contact: Dr. Louis Laflamme
 27 Vivian
Mount Royal, QC H3P 1N5, Canada
Email: president@firstissues.org
Website:  http://www.firstissues.org
Affiliate Since: 9/30/1997
Florida Postal History Society - FPHS AF0227
Journal: FL Postal History Journal: 3 issues annually
Dues: $25 mailed journal; $15 digital journal.
Services: directory, study groups, slide/video programs, speakers bureau, handbook, special awards.
Purpose: To cultivate and promote the study of Florida Postal History.
Contact: Dr. Deane R. Briggs
 2000 N. Lake Eloise Dr.
Winter Haven, FL 33884
Email: drb@gte.net
Website:  http://www.FPHSonline.com
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1996
France & Colonies Philatelic Society AF0045
Journal: France & Colonies Philatelist: quarterly
Dues: U.S. $20; outside U.S. $25.
Services: special awards.
Purpose: Study of the stamps and postal history of France and the French community.
Contact: Dr. Edward J. J. Grabowski
 111 Prospect St., Apt. 4C
Westfield, NJ 07090-4074
Email: edjjg@alum.mit.edu
Website:  http://www.franceandcolps.org/
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1973
G. B. Overprints Society AF0072
Journal: The Overprinter: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. £21; outside U.S.£17.
Services: sales book circuits, auctions, handbooks.
Purpose: Organized for collectors who specialize in the overprinted stamps of Great Britain..
Contact: Mr. Tony Stanford
 P. O. Box 2675
Maidenhead SL6 9ZN, Great Britain
Email: gbos@talk21.com
Website:  http://www.gbos.org.uk
Affiliate Since: 9/30/1977
Georgia Postal History Society - GPHS AF0224
Journal: Georgia Post Roads; quarterly.
Dues: $15.
Services: exhibition award.
Purpose: To bring together collectors of and further the study of the postal history of the state of Georgia.
Contact: Mrs. Nancy B. Clark
 P. O. Box 427
Marstons Mills, MA 02648-0427
Email: nbc@cape.com
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1995
German Colonies Collectors Group - GCC AF0236
Journal: VORLAUFER: quarterly
Dues: U.S. $20; outside U.S. $34.
Services: speakers bureau.
Purpose: To encourage the philately of the German Colonies and Post Offices abroad and related areas.
Contact: Dr. Daniel C. Warren
 P. O. Box 1231
Gloucester Point, VA 23062
Email: dwarrenmd@cox.net
Affiliate Since: 9/9/1998
Germany Philatelic Society - GPS AF0048
Journal: The German Postal Specialist: monthly.
Dues: U.S. $40; Canada/Mexico $75; others $75.
Services: local chapters, study groups, auctions, slide programs, speakers, handbooks, exhibition awards.
Purpose: Dedicated to the documentation preservation, advancement and promotion of the stamps and postal history of Germany and its related areas through education,study, research and services.
Contact: Mr. Michael Peter
 P.O. Box 6547
Chesterfield, MO 63006
Email: info@germanyphilatelicsocietyusa.org
Website:  http://www.germanyphilatelicsocietyusa.org
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1974
Graphics Philately Association - GPA AF0133
Journal: Philateli-Graphics: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $15 ($25 Patron); outside U.S $25 ($35 Patron).
Services: handbook.
Purpose: To promote and encourage the collection and study of all aspects of graphics communication and the book as an artifact.
Contact: Mr. Larry Rosenblum
 1030 E. El Camino Real, Suite 107
Sunnyvale, CA 94087-3759
Email: larry@graphics-stamps.org
Website:  http://graphics-stamps.org
Affiliate Since: 5/31/1984
Great Britain Collectors Club - GBCC AF0191
Journal: GBCC Chronicle: quarterly.
Dues: U.S./Canada $25; others $35.
Services: handbooks, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: To expand knowledge and interest in all aspects of Great Britain philately.
Contact: Mr. Thomas Slemons
 1410 Timber Trail
Greenwood, IN 46142-1143
Email: internlassoc@sbcglobal.net
Website:  http://www.gbstamps.com/gbcc
Affiliate Since: 3/31/1989
Haiti Philatelic Society - HPS AF0081
Journal: Haiti Philately: quarterly.
Dues: $25.
Services: auctions, expertizing, handbooks.
Purpose: To promote the study of the philately and postal history of Haiti.
Contact: Mr. Ubaldo Del Toro
 5709 Marble Archway
Alexandria, VA 22315
Email: u007ubi@aol.com
Website:  http://www.haitiphilately.org
Affiliate Since: 10/31/1978
Hawaiian Philatelic Society - HPS AF0136
Journal: Po'Oleka O Hawaii: semi-annual.
Dues: $24.
Services: auctions, expertizing.
Purpose: To stimulate, encourage, and support the collection and study of stamps and postal history, especially philatelic materials relevant to the Hawaiian Islands and Kingdom.
Contact: Mr. Jerry C. Coiner, Treasurer
 P. O. Box 10115
Honolulu, HI 96816-0115
Email: hiphilsoc@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.stampshows.com/hps.html
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1984
Illinois Postal History Society - IPHS AF0112
Dues: $15.
Purpose: To encourage the distribution of materials for understanding and collecting Illinois Postal History.
Contact: Mr. Timothy G. Wait
 P. O. Box 16131
Loves Park, IL 61132
Email: t.wait@comcast.net
Website:  https://sites.google.com/site/illinoispostalhistorysociety/
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1981
India Study Circle - ISC AF0111
Journal: India Post: 4 times per annum.
Dues: $36
Services: study groups, auctions, exhibition awards.
Purpose: To study the stamps, postal history and postal stationery of all portions of the Indian Sub-continent including Feudatory and Convention States, and India Used Abroad.
Contact: Mr. John Warren
 P.O. Box 7326
Washington, DC 20044
Email: jw-kbw@earthlink.net
Website:  http://www.indiastudycircle.org/
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1981
Indiana Postal History Society - IPHS AF0241
Journal: Indiana Postal History Society Newsletter: quarterly.
Dues: $10.
Services: handbooks, exhibition awards
Purpose: To obtain, preserve information, books, document and tangibles pertinent of post office operations in state and territory of Indiana.
Contact: Ms. Marge Faber
 P. O. Box 1875
Bloomington, IN 47402
Email: margefaber@comcast.net
Website:  http://indianapostalhistory.org
Affiliate Since: 9/13/1999
International Federation of Postcard Dealers - IFPD AF0174
Journal: IFPD Newsletter: quarterly.
Dues: $30.
Services: directory, expertizing.
Purpose: To bring recognition and integrity to postcard dealers and coridal relations between dealers and collectors.
Contact: Ms. Demaris Swint
 P. O. Box 746
Alamo, TX 78516
Website:  http://ifpd.info/roster/#CA
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1988
International Philippine Philatelic Society - IPPS AF0054
Journal: Philippine Philatelic Journal: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $30; outside U.S. $50; Philippines $40; E-Verison $10.
Services: local chapter, directory, auctions, exhibition awards.
Purpose: To promote Philippine philately.
Contact: Mr. James R. Larot, Jr.
 4990 Bayleaf Ct.
Martinez, CA 94553
Email: jlarot@ccwater.com
Website:  http://www.theipps.info
Affiliate Since: 9/30/1975
International Society for Japanese Philately - ISJP AF0058
Journal: Japanese Philately: 6 times per year.
Dues: $16.
Services: local chapters, directory, expertizing, mongraphs, exhibition awards.
Purpose: To promote an intelligent interest in the philately and postal history of Japan.
Contact: Mrs. Lois M. Evans-de Violini
 P. O. Box 5025
Oxnard, CA 93031-5025
Email: aps.rep@isjp.org
Website:  http://www.isjp.org/
Affiliate Since: 11/30/1975
International Society for Portuguese Philately - ISPP AF0035
Journal: Portu-Info: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $25; outside U.S. $35.
Services: expertizing, handbooks.
Purpose: To encourage and promote the study and collection of philatelic material of Portugal and past/present territories.
Contact: Mr. Clyde J. Homen
 1491 Bonnie View Rd
Hollister, CA 95023-5117
Email: cjh1491@sbcglobal.net
Website:  http://www.portugalstamps.com
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1970
International Society of Guatemala Collectors - ISGC UN0036
Journal: El Quetzal: quarterly.
Dues: U.S./CAN/MEX $20; Guatemala $20; others $25.
Services: directory, auctions, handbooks.
Purpose: To promote the study and collection of the postal history and materials from Guatemala.
Contact: Mr. J. David Fine
 518 Eastside St., N.E.
Olympia, WA 98506
Email: info@guatemalastamps.com
Website:  http://www.guatemalastamps.com
Affiliate Since: 11/30/1970
International Society of Worldwide Stamp Collectors - ISWSC AF0151
Journal: The Circuit: bimonthly.
Dues: $15.
Services: directory, sales book circuits, auctions, exhibition awards.
Purpose: To promote the collecting of postage stamps of the world.
Contact: Dr. Joanne Berkowitz
 P. O. Box 19006
Sacramento, CA 95819
Email: ExecutiveDirector@iswsc.org
Website:  http://www.iswsc.org/
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1986
Internet Philatelic Dealers Association - IPDA AF0261
Journal: IPDA Newsletter: monthly (Internet Only)
Dues: $20.
Purpose: To encourage the hobby of stamp collecting.
Contact: Mr. Bill Lehr
 312 Lower Coleville Rd.
Bellefonte, PA 16823
Email: secretary@ipdastamps.org
Website:  http://www.ipdastamps.org
Affiliate Since: 5/31/2008
Iowa Postal History Society - IPHS AF0168
Journal: IPHS Bulletin: quarterly.
Dues: $15.
Services: auctions.
Purpose: To collect and preserve postal history information of Iowa, and to share the knowledge of individual research.
Contact: Ms. Barb Good
 2804 E. 40th St.
Des Moines, IA 50317-3942
Email: goodbarx14@yahoo.com
Website:  http://www.virtualstampclub.com/apsaffl_iphs.html
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1987
Iran Philatelic Study Circle--North American Chapter - IPSC AF0208
Journal: I.P.S.C. Bulletin; 4 per year.
Dues: U.S. $20; outside U.S. 10GBP
Services: directory, speaker bureau, handbooks.
Purpose: To study the philately of Iran.
Contact: Mr. Behruz Nassre
 PMB 173
1819 Polk St.
San Francisco, CA 94109
Email: editor@iranphilately.org
Website:  http://www.iranphilately.org
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1992
Italy and Colonies Study Circle (GB) - ICSC AF0132
Journal: Fil-Italia: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $41 Paper, $29 Digital
Services: handbooks
Purpose: To promote and encourage the study of all aspects of Italian philately and postal history.
Contact: Mr. Richard Harlow
 7 Duncombe House
8 Manor Road
Teddington, Middx. TW11 8BG, Great Britain
Email: richardharlow@outlook.com
Website:  http://www.icsc-uk.com/
Affiliate Since: 5/31/1984
JAPOS (Journalists, Authors and Poets on Stamps) Study Group AF0068
Journal: JAPOS Bulletin: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. & Canada $9; others $12.
Purpose: To unite collectors of stamps featuring journalists, authors, and poets.
Contact: Mr. Cletus Delvaux
 800 E. River Dr., Unit B
De Pere, WI 54115
Email: cdelvaux@msn.com
Affiliate Since: 9/30/1977
Korea Stamp Society - KSS AF0113
Journal: Korean Philately: quarterly.
Dues: $20.
Services: handbooks.
Purpose: To further the study of and publication of information concerning the postal history and stamps of Korea.
Contact: Mr. John E. Talmage, Jr.
 P. O. Box 6889
Oak Ridge, TN 37831
Email: jtalmage@usit.net
Website:  http://www.pennfamily.org/KSS-USA/
Affiliate Since: 9/30/1981
Latin American Philatelic Society - LAPS AF0104
Dues: U.S./Canada $15; others $17.50
Services: Currently undergoing reorganization.
Contact: Dr. Jules Beck
 2377 Juneway Terr.
Fayetteville, AR 72703-2916
Email: jkbeck@uark.edu
Affiliate Since: 5/31/1980
Liberian Philatelic Society - LPS AF0176
Journal: Journal of the Liberia Philatelic Society: quarterly.
Dues: $18.
Services: expertizing service
Purpose: To enhance the avocation of stamp collecting, particularly Liberian Stamps for the benefit of its members.
Contact: Mr. Edgar J. Hicks
 P. O. Box 45029
Omaha, NE 68145
Email: edgar@liberiastamps.org
Website:  http://www.liberiastamps.org/
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1988
Lighthouse Stamp Society - LSS AF0221
Journal: The Philatelic Beacon: bimonthly.
Dues: U.S. $15; others $20; electonic PPF $10.
Services: auctions, exhibition award.
Purpose: To study philatelic material showing lighthouses and to share this information.
Contact: Mrs. Dalene T. Thomas
 1805 S. Balsam St., #106
Lakewood, CO 80232
Email: dalene@LighthouseStampSociety.org
Website:  http://www.LighthouseStampSociety.org/
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1994
Lions International Stamp Club - LISC AF0153
Journal: Lions Intl. Philatelist: quarterly.
Dues: U.S./Canada $20; others 15.00 Euro.
Services: local chapters, new issue service, cover service.
Purpose: To encourage stamp collecting among Lion members.
Contact: Mr. Douglas C. Schembs, Jr.
 321 Lamberts Mill Road
Westfield, NJ 07090-4738
Email: dcslion@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.lisc.nl
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1986
Lithuania Philatelic Society - LPS AF0223
Journal: Lithuania Phil. Soc. Journal; semiannual.
Dues: U.S./Canada $20; Overseas $25.
Services: study group, expertizing, handbooks, special award.
Purpose: To promote the study of the stamps and philatelic history of Lithuania.
Contact: Mr. John Variakojis
 8472 Carlisle Ct.
Burr Ridge, IL 60527
Email: variakojis@sbcglobal.net
Website:  http://www.lithuanianphilately.com/lps
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1995
Local Post Collectors Society - LPCS AF0126
Journal: The Poster: bimonthly
Dues: U.S. $20; others $25.
Services: directory.
Purpose: To promote interest in modern day local posts.
Contact: Mr. Joseph J. Frasketi, Jr.
 2043 Maravilla Circle
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Website:  http://www.localpostcollectors.org
Affiliate Since: 5/31/1983
Machine Cancel Society - MCS UN0024
Journal: Machine Cancel Forum: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $15; outside U.S. $24.
Services: auctions, handbooks.
Purpose: Organized for collectors of machine cancellations and to expand the body of knowledge about them.
Contact: Mr. Gary M. Carlson
 1261 Ducrest Dr. S.
Columbus, OH 43220
Email: machinecancelsecretary@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.machinecancel.org
Affiliate Since: 9/30/1967
Malaria Philatelists International - MPI AF0266
Journal: MIASMA Philatelist
Dues: Free
Services: auctions, handbooks.
Purpose: Organization of philatelists devoted to collecting stamps, essays, proofs, FDC's, errors, etc. relating to Malaria
Contact: Mr. Larry D. Fillion
 18 Arlington St.
Acton, MA 01720
Email: malariastamps@yahoo.com
Website:  http://www.malariastamps.com/mpi/index.asp
Affiliate Since: 8/5/2009
Masonic Study Unit - MSU AF0094
Journal: The Philatelic Freemason: bimonthly.
Dues: U.S. $10; Canada $12; others $16.
Purpose: The collecting and study of philatelic material protraying various aspects of Masonic personages.
Contact: Mr. E. E. 'Gene' Fricks
 25 Murray Way
Blackwood, NJ 08012-4400
Affiliate Since: 9/30/1979
Massachusetts Postal Research Society - MPRS AF0093
Journal: The Massachusetts Spy: quarterly.
Dues: $10.
Services: handbooks.
Purpose: To encourage research in Mass. postal history and faciliate publication of the same.
Contact: Mr. H. J. W. Daugherty
 P. O. Box 1146
Eastham, MA 02642
Email: hjwd@hjwdonline.com
Website:  http://www.nefed.org/MPRS/index.html
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1979
Mathematical Study Unit - MSU AF0130
Journal: PHILAMATH: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $12; outside U.S. $15.
Purpose: To further the collection and study of stamps and philatelic materials that pertain to mathematics and mathematicians.
Contact: Dr. Monty J. Strauss
 4209 88th St.
Lubbock, TX 79423-2941
Email: montystrauss@gmail.com
Website:  http://mathstamps.org
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1983
Maximum Card Study Unit - MCSU AF0106
Journal: North American Maximaphily: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $12 if receiving the Journal by email.
Purpose: Organized to promote the study and collecting of maximum cards.
Contact: Mr. Terry Watson
 1825 Jenny Lane
Lithia Springs, GA 30122
Email: terryw7633@comcast.net
Website:  http://www.macsu.org
Affiliate Since: 11/30/1980
Meter Stamp Society - MSS AF0193
Journal: Meter Stamp Society Bulletin: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $24; outside U.S. $45; Web Delivery $10.
Services: directory, auctions, handbooks, exhibition awards.
Purpose: To support the study of that segment of philately and postal history that deals with the use of postage meters, Customized and Personalized Postage, Computer Vended Postage.
Contact: Mr. Alexander Savakis
 P. O. Box 609
Warren, OH 44482-0609
Website:  http://www.meterstampsociety.com
Affiliate Since: 10/31/1989
Methodist Philatelic Society - MPS AF0262
Journal: Methodist Philatelic Society Newsletter; quarter.
Dues: $25.
Services: new issue service, cover service.
Purpose: The study and encouragement of philately associated with Methodism and the Methodist contribution to united churches and ecumenical activities.
Contact: Mr. David N. Grayson
 226 Cambridge Road
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034-1819
Email: davidngrayson@verizon.net
Website:  http://methodistphilately.blogspot.com
Affiliate Since: 8/19/2008
Metropolitan Air Post Society - MAPS AF0192
Journal: MAPS Bulletin: quarterly.
Dues: $10 members receiving bulletin by email; $20 members receiving bulletin by mail.
Services: exhibition awards.
Purpose: For aerophilatelists & astrophilatelists in the New York metropolitan area and the Northeastern U.S.
Contact: Mr. Ken Sanford
 613 Championship Dr.
Oxford, CT 06478-3128
Email: kaerophil@gmail.com
Website:  http://mapsnewyork.org
Affiliate Since: 10/31/1989
Mexico-Elmhurst Philatelic Society International - MEPSI UN0043
Journal: Mexicana: quarterly.
Dues: $35.
Services: local chapters, study groups, directory, sales book circuits, expertizing, exhibition awards.
Purpose: Dedicated to the advancement of the philately of Mexico.
Contact: Dr. Mark Banchik
 P. O. Box 222125
Great Neck, NY 11022
Email: mebanchik@aol.com
Website:  http://www.mepsi.org
Affiliate Since: 9/30/1972
Military Postal History Society - MPHS UN0019
Journal: M.P.H.S. Bulletin: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $25; Canada $31; others $40, Digital Bulletin only $20.
Services: auctions, handbooks, exhibition awards.
Purpose: Collecting and analyzing world wide military postal history.
Contact: Mr. Ed Dubin
 P. O. Box 586
Belleville, MI 48112-0586
Email: dubine@comcast.net
Website:  http://www.MilitaryPHS.org
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1967
Minnesota Postal History Society AF0084
Journal: Newsletter; monthly.
Dues: $5.
Services: auctions, exhibition awards.
Purpose: To encourage the study of Minnesota postal history.
Contact: Mr. Jon Schoonmaker
 6715 Elliot Ave., S.
Richfield, MN 55423
Email: stampstockstore@gmail.com
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1979
Mobile Post Office Society - MPOS AF0064
Journal: Transit Postmark Collector: bimonthly.
Dues: U.S./Canada $23; others $38.
Services: auctions, handbooks, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: To study postal history of mail transit, transfer, and distribution by rail, water, highway, and street car.
Contact: Mr. Douglas N. Clark
 P. O. Box 427
Marstons Mills, MA 02648-0427
Email: dnc@math.uga.edu
Website:  http://www.eskimo.com/~rkunz/mposhome.html
Affiliate Since: 9/30/1976
Mourning Stamps & Covers Club AF0263
Journal: Mourning Notes; quarterly.
Dues: $15.
Services: auctions, special awards.
Purpose: To study and do census work on mourning covers, identify and catalog mourning stamps, inform the membershio and facilitate exchange of mourning stamps & covers.
Contact: Mr. John M. Hotchner
 P. O. Box 1125
Falls Church, VA 22041-0125
Email: e.cleary@sympatico.ca
Website:  http://www.mscc.ms
Affiliate Since: 8/19/2008
Napoleonic Age Philatelists - NAP AF0245
Journal: Campaign: quarterly.
Dues: U.S./Canada/Mexico: $15; Others $20.
Purpose: Dedicated to philatelic items concerning Napoleon and the Napoleonic Era (1789-1815).
Contact: Mr. Donald W. Smith
 P. O. Box 576
Johnstown, PA 15907-0576
Email: donsmith32@atlanticbb.net
Website:  http://www.nap-stamps.org
Affiliate Since: 8/29/2001
National Duck Stamp Collectors Society - NDSCS AF0210
Journal: Duck Tracks: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $20.
Services: slide/video programs, speaker bureau.
Purpose: To promote and encourage the collecting and study of migratory waterfowl, hunting, and conservation stamps.
Contact: Mr. Tony Monico
 P. O. Box 43
Harleysville, PA 19438
Email: ndscs@ndscs.org
Website:  http://www.ndscs.org
Affiliate Since: 3/31/1993
National Stamp Dealers Association - NSDA AF0225
Journal: NSDA Update: quarterly.
Dues: $75.
Services: directory, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: To serve dealer members and promote stamp collecting.
Contact: Amanda Morgenstern
 3642 Private Road 18
Pinckneyville, IL 62274
Email: nsda@nsdainc.org
Website:  http://www.NSDAinc.org
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1995
Nepal and Tibet Philatelic Study Circle AF0122
Journal: Postal Himal: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $30; U.K. £18, Europe E20.
Services: auctions, exhibition awards.
Purpose: To promote the study of the philately of Nepal and Tibet in all its aspects.
Contact: Mr. Kenneth F. Goss
 2643 Wagner Pl.
El Dorado Hills, CA 95762
Website:  http://www.fuchs-online.com/ntpsc/
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1982
New Jersey Postal History Society - NJPHS AF0095
Journal: NJPH: 4 per year.
Dues: U.S. $15; outside U.S. $20.
Services: auctions, slide/video programs, speakers, handbooks.
Purpose: Research and dissemination of the postal history of the colony and state of New Jersey.
Contact: Mr. Robert G. Rose
 18 Balbrook Dr.
Mendham, NJ 07945-2900
Email: Secretary@njpostalhistory.org
Website:  http://www.njpostalhistory.org
Affiliate Since: 9/30/1979
Nicaragua Study Group - NSG AF0234
Journal: Nicarao: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $20; outside U.S. $25; slightly more for PayPal.
Services: exhibition award.
Purpose: To study the postal and fiscal stamps of Nicaragua and their usage.
Contact: Mr. Michael Schreiber
 1780 Normandy Lane
Troy, OH 45373-7547
Email: momotombo@woh.rr.com
Affiliate Since: 12/31/1997
North Carolina Postal History Society - NCPHS AF0155
Journal: North Carolina Postal Historian: quarterly.
Dues: $15.
Services: exhibition awards, special awards, speakers bureau, handbooks
Purpose: Promote the study and publication of North Carolina postal history.
Contact: Mr. Tony L. Crumbley
 P. O. Box 681447
Charlotte, NC 28216
Email: tcrumbley2@bellsouth.net
Website:  http://www.ncpostalhistory.com
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1986
Ohio Postal History Society - OPHS AF0066
Journal: Ohio Postal History Journal: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $15; outside U.S. By Arrangement.
Purpose: To cultivate and promote the study of the postal history of the state of Ohio.
Contact: Mr. Scott Pendleton
 8500 Bell Hill Road
Cadiz, OH 43907
Email: tallyp2001@yahoo.com
Website:  http://www.ohiopostalhistory.com
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1977
Old World Archaeological Study Unit - OWASU AF0092
Journal: Old World Archaeologist: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $15; others $23.
Services: exhibition awards.
Purpose: To promote the collection and study of material related to the archaeology of the old world.
Contact: Mr. Merle Farrington
 P. O. Box 8
Medway, MA 02053
Email: bfcat@aol.com
Website:  http://www.owasu.org
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1979
Orange Free State Study Circle - OFSSC AF0196
Journal: Orange Free State Bulletin: quarterly.
Dues: US $30 surface/ $45 airmail; outside US £20 surface/£30 airmail. An online only rate of £15 (US $20)
Services: auction, handbooks, special awards.
Purpose: The study of stamps and postal history of the Orange Free State and the Orange River Colony.
Contact: Mr. Richard Stroud
 24 Hooper Close
Burnham-on-the Sea, Somerset TA8 1JQ, Great Britain
Email: richard@richardstroud.plus.com
Website:  http://www.orangefreestatephilately.co.uk
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1990
Ottoman and Near East Philatelic Society - ONEPS AF0247
Journal: The Levant; 3 issue per year.
Dues: North America $20; other $25.
Services: exhibition awards.
Purpose: Promote the collection and study of the postage stamps, postal stationery, revenues and postal history of the Ottoman Empire, Republic of Turkey, and Ottoman successor states.
Contact: Mr. Robert W. Stuchell
 193 Valley Stream Ln.
Wayne, PA 19087
Email: rstuchell@msn.com
Website:  http://www.oneps.net
Affiliate Since: 8/31/2002
Pacific Islands Study Circle - PISC AF0226
Journal: Pacifica: quarterly.
Dues: Printed magazine £16 Europe. £20/$28 other; Digital £7.50;$11.
Services: handbooks, special awards.
Purpose: To foster the study of philately and postal history of the Pacific Island Area.
Contact: Mr. John D. Ray
 24 Woodvale Ave.
London SE25 4AE, Great Britain
Email: secretary@pisc.org.uk
Website:  http://www.pisc.org.uk
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1995
Pacific Northwest Postal History Society - PNPHS AF0147
Journal: The Oregon Country: quarterly
Dues: $20.
Services: directory, auctions.
Purpose: The study of the postal history of Oregon, Washington, Idaho, and Montana.
Contact: Mr. William R. Beith
 P. O. Box 301263
Portland, OR 97294-9263
Email: wrbeith@gmail.com
Website:  http://pacificnorthwestpostalhistorysociety.org
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1986
Papuan Philatelic Society - PPS AF0228
Journal: Papua New Guinea Calling: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $22; outside U.S.£13. Two years $40.
Purpose: Promotion of all aspects of philately of Papua New Guinea and its forerunner.
Contact: Mr. Steven G. Zirinsky
 P. O. Box 230049
New York, NY 10023-0001
Email: szirinsky@cs.com
Website:  http://www.communigate.co.uk/york/pps
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1996
Pengiuns on Stamps Study Unit AF0267
Journal: The Rookery: quarterly.
Dues: $10 E-mail; $15 U.S. mail; $20 Intl.mail.: $5 youth (digital) under 18; $7.50 (US mail).
Purpose: Promote the study of philatelic material pertaining to, featuring, depicting, as well as distributing information, regarding flightles birds of the family Spheniscidae, commonly known as penguins.
Contact: Ms. Jean Stout
 P. O. Box 98174
Jackson, MS 39298
Email: info@penguinstamps.org
Website:  http://www.penguinstamps.org
Affiliate Since: 2/28/2010
Peninsular State Philatelic Society, Michigan's Postal History Society - PSPS AF0251
Journal: The Peninsular Philatelist; quarterly.
Dues: $10.
Services: exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: Aids in spreading philatelic knowledge, to promote fraternal feeling and personal contacts, and to provide a common basis for the advancement of philately among collectors in the state of Michigan.
Contact: Mr. Ed Fisher
 1033 Putney
Birmingham, MI 48009
Email: efisherco@earthlink.net
Website:  http://www.pspsociety.org
Affiliate Since: 11/30/2005
Pennsylvania Postal History Society - PPHS AF0050
Journal: Pennsylvania Postal Historian: quarterly
Dues: $25
Services: handbooks, exhibition awards.
Purpose: To research and promote knowledge of Pa. postal history through publication, exhibition and covention.
Contact: Dr. Norman Shachat
 382 Tall Meadow Ln.
Yardley, PA 19067
Email: nshachat@msn.com
Website:  http://www.PaPHS.org
Affiliate Since: 10/31/1974
Perfins Club, The AF0057
Journal: The Perfins Bulletin: 6 per year.
Dues: U.S. $15; outside U.S. $20.
Services: directory, sales book circuits, auctions, expertizing, cover service, handbooks, special award.
Purpose: An organization devoted to the collection and study of Perforated Initials and Insignia in postage and revenue stamps.
Contact: Mr. Kenneth Masters
 111 NW 94th St., Apt. 102
Kansas City, MO 64155
Email: krmasters@aol.com
Website:  http://www.perfins.org
Affiliate Since: 9/30/1975
Peru Philatelic Study Circle - PPSC AF0258
Journal: El Trencito:2 or 3 times per year.
Dues: Free
Purpose: To promote Peruvian philately
Contact: Mr. Charles C. Wooster
 3991 Gulf Shore Blvd., N., #301
Naples, FL 34103
Email: cwooster@aol.com
Website:  http://www.peru-philatelic-study-circle.com
Affiliate Since: 10/24/2007
Petroleum Philatelic Society International AF0170
Journal: The Petro-Philatelist: digital only.
Dues: $10 cost to join, $25 for catalog access. See Facebook www.facebook.com/PetroleumPhilatelic/
Services: directory, auctions, handbooks.
Purpose: To promote the study and collection of stamps, covers and other materials related to the petroleum industry.
Contact: Mr. Anthony Curiale
 251 Dartmouth Ave.
Fair Haven, NJ 07704-3120
Email: njav8r@verizon.net
Website:  http://www.ppsi.org.uk
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1988
Philatelic Society for Greater Southern Africa - PSGSA AF0190
Journal: Forerunners: 3 per year.
Dues: U.S.$25; Canada $30. others $35. Electronic Edition $20.
Services: auctions, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: To support/enhance appreciation, under- standing and knowledge in areas of mutual philatelic interest in Africa south of the Zambezi River.
Contact: Mr. David McNamee
 P. O. Box 37
Alamo, CA 94507
Website:  http://psgsa.thestampweb.com/
Affiliate Since: 3/31/1989
Pitcairn Islands Study Group - PISG AF0046
Journal: Pitcairn Log: quarterly
Dues: U.S. $20; outside U.S. $35.
Services: auctions, special awards.
Purpose: To study the stamps, postal history and people of the Pitcairn Islands.
Contact: Dr. Vernon Kisling
 P. O. Box 1511
High Springs, FL 32655-1511
Email: vkisling@ufl.edu
Website:  http://www.pisg.net
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1974
Plate Number Coil Collectors Club - PNC3 AF0185
Journal: Coil Line: monthly.
Dues: U.S. $12; Canada/Mexico $19; others $24.
Services: auctions, exhibiton awards.
Purpose: To seek and gain information and pursue a variety of collecting interests concerning plate number coil stamps.
Contact: Mr. Gene C. Trinks
 16415 W. Desert Wren Ct.
Surprise, AZ 85374
Email: president@pnc3.org
Website:  http://www.pnc3.org
Affiliate Since: 3/31/1989
Polonus Philatelic Society - PPS AF0119
Journal: Polonus Bulletin: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $30; outside U.S. $40. Digital Journal $25.
Services: expertizing
Purpose: To promote and encourage philately of Poland.
Contact: Daniel P. Lubelski, President
 111 Helen Dr.
Rossford, OH 43460
Email: dplubelski@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.polonus.org
Affiliate Since: 2/28/1982
Post Mark Collectors Club - PMCC AF0062
Journal: PMCC Bulletin: 11 per year.
Dues: U.S. $20; youth/student $10.
Services: local chapters, study group, directory, auctions, special awards
Purpose: To facilitate and encourage the exchange of postmarks, postal markings, covers and related items.
Contact: Mr. Terry W. Meier
 4603 W. Estrella St.
Tampa, FL 33629-5515
Email: Teamo@mindspring.com
Website:  http://www.postmarks.org
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1976
Postal History Foundation - PHF AF0148
Journal: Stamp Tracks; triannual.
Dues: U.S. $35.
Services: Provide classroom support with lessons, stamps, field trips, and guest speakers. The Peggy J. Slusser Library, is a premier philatelic research library. Provide tours of museum, run a US contract post office, and a sales department for collectors.
Purpose: The Postal History Foundation (PHF) is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting stamp collecting and postal history.
Contact: Ms. Valerie Kittell, Librarian/Archivist
 920 N. First Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85719
Email: info@phftucson.org
Website:  http://www.postalhistoryfoundation.org
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1986
Postal History Society - PHS AF0044
Journal: Postal History Journal: 3 per year.
Dues: U.S. $35; Canada & Mexico $40; others $50(or $15 for Electronic journal only to non-US members)
Services: exhibition awards, special award.
Purpose: To foster interest in writing about, studying, collecting and exhibiting postal history.
Contact: Ms. Diane DeBlois
 aGatherin
P. O. Box 477
West Sand Lake, NY 12196-0477
Email: agatherin@yahoo.com
Website:  http://www.postalhistorysociety.org
Affiliate Since: 2/28/1973
Postal History Society of Canada - PHSC AF0067
Journal: PHSC Journal: quarterly.
Dues: Canada $35; U.S. $45; others $55. E-membership $15.
Services: study group, handbooks, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: To promote the study of the postal history of Canada and its Provinces.
Contact: Stephane Cloutier
 255 Shakespeare St.
Ottawa, ON K1L 5M7, Canada
Email: president@postalhistorycanada.net
Website:  http://www.postalhistorycanada.net
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1977
Postal Label Study Group AF0207
Journal: The Bulletin; quarterly.
Dues: U.S./Canada $10; others $15. Electronic Bulletin only $5;$10
Services: study groups, auctions, handbooks.
Purpose: To bring together collectors of postal labels for the exchange of information and material of mutual interest.
Contact: Dr. Arthur H. Groten
 P. O. Box 3366
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
Email: agroten43@icloud.com
Website:  http://www.postal-label-study-group.info
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1992
Postal Order Society, The - POS AF0167
Journal: Postal Order News: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $8; outside U.S. £5.
Services: sales circuits, auctions, new issue service, special awards.
Purpose: To study, promote and encourage the collecting of Postal Orders and their history.
Contact: Mr. Mark Rollason
 40 Christian's Rd.
Cheylesmore, Coventry CV3 5GX, Great Britain
Email: mark.rollason@tesco.net
Website:  http://postalordersociety.blogspot.com
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1987
Poster Stamp Collectors Club - PSCC AF0255
Journal: The Journal of the PSCC: quarterly
Dues: Electronic subscripton only $15.
Services: auction, expertizing, speakers, exhibition awards.
Purpose: To educate collectors and foster understanding of small format graphics, specifically the 'Poster Stamp'.
Contact: Mr. Richard D. Warren
 P. O Box 306
Belfast, ME 04915
Email: posterstampcc@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.posterstampcc.org
Affiliate Since: 8/31/2007
Precancel Stamp Society - PSS AF0065
Journal: The Precancel Forum: monthly.
Dues: $22.
Services: local chapters, directory, auctions, handbooks, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: Promote precancel collecting.
Contact: Mr. Arnold H. Selengut
 P. O. Box 16681
Temple Terrace, FL 33687
Email: arnsel@verizon.net
Website:  http://www.precancels.com
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1977
Rhodesian Study Circle - RSC AF0107
Journal: The Journal of the RSC: quarterly.
Dues: United Kingdom £27; Others £38£38(£42 Airmail Optional); Digital £15
Services: local chapters, study groups, sales book circuits (UK only), auctions, handbooks, special awards.
Purpose: To study all aspect of philately of Rhodesia and Related Territories.
Contact: David Spivack
 37 Hidden Trl.
Irvine, CA 92603-0212
Email: dspivack@cox.net
Website:  http://www.rhodesianstudycircle.org.uk
Affiliate Since: 11/30/1980
Rossica Society of Russian Philately AF0171
Journal: Rossica Journal: 2 per year. Rossica Bulletin: 2 per year.
Dues: $30 first year; $24-$52 depending on location and subscription format.
Services: expertizing, handbooks, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: To promote the collection and study of Russian and related philately.
Contact: Mr. Alexander Kolchinsky
 1506 Country Lake Dr.
Champaign, IL 61821-6427
Email: alexkolc@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.rossica.org
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1988
Rotary-on-Stamps - ROS AF0117
Journal: Rotary on Stamps Bulletin: 6 per year.
Dues: U.S. $20.
Services: slide/video programs, handbooks, special awards.
Purpose: Fellowship and friendship extension throughout the Rotary world through philately.
Contact: Mr. Gerald FitzSimmons
 105 Calle Ricardo
Victoria, TX 77904
Email: glfitz@suddenlink.net
Website:  http://www.rotaryonstamps.org
Affiliate Since: 1/31/1982
Ryukyu Philatelic Specialist Society - RPSS AF0047
Journal: From the Dragon's Den: Bi-annually
Dues: U.S. $20; outside U.S. $25
Services: local chapters, directory, auctions
Purpose: To promote serious study of the philately and postal history of the Ryukyu Islands under US Administration.
Contact: Mrs. Laura W. Edmonds
 P. O. Box 240177
Charlotte, NC 28224-0177
Email: secretary@ryukyustamps.org
Website:  http://www.ryukyustamps.org
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1974
Sarawak Specialists' Society - SSS AF0110
Journal: The Sarawak Journal: quarterly.
Dues: 15 British Pounds or US equilvent.
Services: study groups, sales book circuits (UK only), auctions, handbooks, special awards.
Purpose: Study of stamps and postal history of Sarawak, North Borneo and Labuan.
Contact: Mr. Stephen D. Schumann
 2417 Cabrillo Dr.
Hayward, CA 94545
Email: stephen.schumann@att.net
Website:  http://www.britborneostamps.org.uk
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1981
Scandinavian Collectors Club - SCC AF0079
Journal: The Posthorn: quarterly.
Dues: Effective 1/1/2018: US $35, Canada $40, Europe $50, World $60, Digital Only $25
Services: local chapters, study groups, sales book circuits, slide programs, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: Promotion of Scandinavian-area philately.
Contact: Mr. Steve Lund
 P. O. Box 16213
Saint Paul, MN 55116
Email: steve88h@aol.com
Website:  http://www.scc-online.org
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1978
Scouts on Stamps Society International - SOSSI AF0202
Journal: SOSSI Journal: bi-monthly.
Dues: U.S. $25; Canada $30; Mexico $35; others $40. Worldwide Electronic $20.
Services: local chapters, auctions, special awards.
Purpose: To educate youth & adults thru Scout Philately and to promote internation goodwill
Contact: Mr. Lee F. Shedroff
 9249 W. Lone Cactus Dr.
Peoria, AZ 85382-8331
Email: lshedroff@aol.com
Website:  http://www.sossi.org/
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1990
Ships on Stamps Unit - SOS AF0152
Journal: Watercraft Philately: bimonthly.
Dues: U.S./Canada/Mexico $15; others $22. Electronic pdf $10.
Services: directory, handbooks, exhibition award.
Purpose: To promote the study of ships as shown on stamps and to support the preservation of our maritime heritage.
Contact: Mr. Myron Molnau
 For membership information contact:
Myron Molnau, 2117 E. 6th St.
Moscow, ID 83843
Email: secretary@shipsonstamps.org
Website:  http://www.shipsonstamps.org
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1986
Society for Czechoslovak Philately - SCP UN0018
Journal: The Czechoslovak Specialist: 4 yearly.
Dues: U.S. $25; outside U.S. $45; Parton U.S. $50; outside U.S. $70; Online $20
Services: expertizing, DVD programs, limited speakers bureau, exhibition awards, special awards
Purpose: Devoted to the philately of Czechoslovakia and related areas.
Contact: Mr. R. T. Cossaboom
 P. O. Box 4124
Prescott, AZ 86302
Email: klfck1@aol.com
Website:  http://www.csphilately.org
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1967
Society for Hungarian Philately - SHP UN0034
Journal: News of Hungarian Philately: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $25; outside U.S. $30.
Services: auctions, handbooks, expertizing services
Purpose: An international society serving all collectors of philatelic material relating to Hungary.
Contact: Mr. Alan Bauer
 P.O. Box 3024
Andover, MA 01810
Email: info@hungarianphilately.org
Website:  http://www.hungarianphilately.org
Affiliate Since: 3/31/1970
Society for Thai Philately - STP AF0078
Journal: Thai Philately: 3 times yearly.
Dues: Cyber=$10.
Purpose: To promote the study of the stamps and postal history of Thailand (Siam).
Contact: Mr. H. R. Blakeney
 P.O. Box 950686
Oklahoma City, OK 73195-0686
Email: hrblake@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.thaiphilately.org
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1978
Society of Australasian Specialists/Oceania - SASO UN0022
Journal: The Informer: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $17; outside U.S. $24.
Purpose: Specializing in the Pacific Islands mainly south of the Tropic of Cancer including Australia and New Zealand.
Contact: Mr. Steven G. Zirinsky
 P.O. Box 230049
New York, NY 10023
Email: szirinsky@cs.com
Website:  http://www.sasoceania.org
Affiliate Since: 9/30/1967
Society of Costa Rica Collectors AF0096
Journal: Oxcart: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $15; outside U.S. $21. Electronic Oxcart $10 anywhere.
Services: auctions, slide/video programs, handbooks, exhibition awards.
Purpose: Promotion of Costa Rica Philately.
Contact: Mr. Raul Hernandez
 4204 Haring Rd.
Metairie, LA 70006
Email: rherna3870@aol.com
Website:  http://www.socorico.org
Affiliate Since: 9/30/1979
Society of Indo-China Philatelists - SIP AF0038
Journal: Indo-China Philatelist: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $15; Canada/Mexico $20; others $25.
Services: handbooks
Purpose: Study of postal issues and postal history of Indo-China, Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia.
Contact: Mr. Ron Bentley
 2600 N. 24th St.
Arlington, VA 22207
Email: ron.bentley@verizon.net
Website:  http://sicp-online.org
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1971
Society of Israel Philatelists - SIP AF0105
Journal: The Israel Philatelist: Quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $50; Canada $55; others $60. DIgital only $30.
Services: local chapters, study groups, slide programs, speakers bureau, handbooks, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: Devoted to the philately of the Holy Land, Israel and Judaica.
Contact: Mr. Howard S. Chapman
 25250 Rockside Rd.
Bedford Heights, OH 44146-1900
Email: sipeditor@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.israelstamps.com
Affiliate Since: 11/30/1980
Society of Ration Token Collectors - SRTC AF0230
Journal: The Ration Board: quarterly.
Dues: $12.
Services: auctions, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: To study the wartime ration emergency currency from al countries and time periods with special emphasis on the WWII ration period.
Contact: Mr. Robert A. Ross
 5809 N. State Rt. 669 N.W.
Mc Connelsville, OH 43756-9205
Affiliate Since: 2/28/1997
Souvenir Card Collectors Society - SCCS AF0149
Journal: The Souvenir Card Journal: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $25/1 yr., $45/2yrs., $65/3yrs.; outside U.S. $35.
Services: two local chapters, auctions, handbook.
Purpose: An organization of collectors and dealer members for the promotion of the collection of souvenir cards and intaglio prints.
Contact: Mr. William V. Kriebel
 1923 Manning St.
Philadelphia, PA 19103-5728
Email: kriebewv@drexel.edu
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1986
Space Topics Study Group - STSG AF0029
Journal: Astrophile: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $25; outside U.S. $50.
Services: local chapters, study groups, directory, sales book circuits, auctions, expertizing, speakers, handbooks, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: Organized for collectors of philatelic and space-related material including covers, stamps, rocket mail and other space topics.
Contact: Mr. Robert S. Durst, II
 777 Brushwood Ct.
Millersville, MD 21108-1801
Email: rsdurst@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.space-unit.com/
Affiliate Since: 10/31/1969
Spanish Philatelic Society - SPS AF0201
Journal: ARANA: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $25; outside U.S. $35.
Services: auction.
Purpose: To promote the knowledge, interest and study of Spanish Philately.
Contact: Mr. Kevin Ballard
 1004 Harborview Ln.
Everett, WA 98203
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1990
Spellman Museum of Stamps/Postal History AF0166
Journal: Spellman Museum of Stamps/Postal History Update; irregularly
Dues: Individual $40 (Contact museum for other membership category prices)
Services: speakers.
Purpose: A museum of stamps and postal history.
Contact: Mr. George S. Norton
 241 Wellesley St.
Weston, MA 02493
Email: georgesnorton@aol.com
Website:  http://www.spellmanmuseum.org
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1987
Sports Philatelists International - SPI UN0039
Journal: Journal of Sports Philately: quarterly.
Dues: U.S./Canada $31; outside U.S. $43. Web membership $15.
Services: directory, handbooks, exhibition awards, special award.
Purpose: Serve as an independent focus for collectors of Olympic and sports stamps and related material the world over.
Contact: Mr. Mark Maestrone
 2824 Curie Pl.
San Diego, CA 92122
Email: member@sportstamps.org
Website:  http://www.sportstamps.org
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1971
St. Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha Philatelic Society AF0085
Journal: South Atlantic Chronicle: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $27; outside U.S. $32. Digital $15
Services: directory, handbooks.
Purpose: To promote the study, research, and collecting of philatelic materials of St. Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha; to disseminate information and news relating to the islands.
Contact: Mr. Klaus D. Hahn
 P. O. Box 14
D-71145 Bondorf, Germany
Email: secretary@shatps.org
Website:  http://www.shatps.org
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1979
Stamporama AF0242
Journal: The Rambler
Dues: Free
Purpose: Connecting philatelists worldwide electronically through discussion area, swaps, auctions and mentoring.
Contact: Mr. Tim Auld
 1326 19th St., W.
Hastings, MN 55033
Email: apsrep@stamporama.com
Website:  http://www.stamporama.com
Affiliate Since: 3/7/2000
Stamps on Stamps Collectors Club - SOS AF0127
Dues: U.S. $15; outside U.S. $18.
Services: new issue service
Purpose: Organized as a coming together of collectors of Stamps on Stamps, the perfect focus of a wonderful hobby.
Contact: Mr. Michael Merritt
 73 Mountainside Road
Mendham, NJ 07945
Email: michael@mischu.me
Website:  http://www.stampsonstamps.org
Affiliate Since: 5/31/1983
State Revenue Society - SRS AF0164
Journal: State Revenue News: 4 per year.
Dues: U.S. $17.50; outside U.S. 27.50.
Services: auctions, handbooks, exhibition awards.
Purpose: To promote the study and collection of state and local revenue stamps of the US.
Contact: Mr. Hermann Ivester
 5 Leslie Cir.
Little Rock, AR 72205-2529
Email: ivesters@swbell.net
Website:  http://staterevenue.org
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1987
Texas Postal History Society - TPHS AF0076
Journal: Texas Postal History Journal: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $18; outside U.S. $22.
Services: directory, exhibition awards.
Purpose: Dedicated to the collection, study, exhibition and writing of Texas Postal History.
Contact: Mr. Lyle C. Boardman
 3916 Wyldwood Road
Austin, TX 78739
Email: lcb1941@att.net
Website:  http://www.texascovers.org
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1978
U. S. Cancellation Club - USCC AF0075
Journal: U.S. Cancellation Club News: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $25; outside U.S. $35.
Purpose: Devoted to the study and publication of information about cancellations found on US stamps, particularly those of the 19th century.
Contact: Mr. Roger Curran
 20 University Ave.
Lewisburg, PA 17837
Email: rcurran@dejazzd.com
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1978
U. S. Philatelic Classics Society - USPCS UN0011
Journal: The Chronicle of the US Classic Postal Issues: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $35; Canada $51; others $51.
Services: local chapters, study groups, directory, speakers, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: To study the postal issues and history of the classics period of the US, and to publish research relating to this era.
Contact: Mr. Rob Lund
 2913 Fulton St.
Everett, WA 98201-3733
Email: membershipchairman@uspcs.org
Website:  http://www.uspcs.org
Affiliate Since: 9/30/1948
U. S. Possessions Philatelic Society - USPPS AF0099
Journal: Possessions: quarterly.
Dues: U.S./Canada/Mexico $25; others $40.
Services: handbooks, exhibition awards, special awards.
Purpose: The collection, study, and publication of information on the U.S. Possessions, Administered Areas, and Offices Abroad.
Contact: Mr. Geoffrey Brewster
 6453 E. Stallion Road
Paradise Valley, AZ 85253
Email: uspps.possessions@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.uspps.net
Affiliate Since: 1/31/1980
U. S. Specialized Yahoo Group AF0257
Dues: Free upon approval via website
Purpose: Discussion & exchange of information related to all aspects of U.S. philately
Contact: Mr. Steve B. Davis
 20 Martin Crossing Bay, N.E.
Calgary, AB T3J 3Y1, Canada
Email: stamperdad@yahoo.ca
Website:  http://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/us_specialized/info
Affiliate Since: 10/24/2007
Ukrainian Philatelic and Numismatic Society - UPNS AF0134
Journal: Ukrainian Philatelist: semi-annual.
Dues: US/Canada $30 plus a one-time $2 registration fee; others $50 for air mail delivery.
Services: local chapters, study groups, exhibition awards, expertizing services
Purpose: Dedicated to the promotion and advancement of Ukrainian stamp, coin, and medal collecting.
Contact: Mr. Paul Spiwak
 5555 W. 1st Square S.W.
Vero Beach, FL 32968
Email: admin@upns.org
Website:  http://www.upns.org
Affiliate Since: 5/31/1984
United Nations Philatelists - UNP AF0071
Journal: The Journal of the UNP: bimonthly.
Dues: U.S. $28; Canada $35; others $50. Electronic $18.
Services: handbooks, auctions, exhibition awards.
Purpose: To join together for the collecting and/or study of U.N. philately.
Contact: Mr. Blanton Clement, Jr.
 P. O. Box 146
Morrisville, PA 19067-0146
Email: bclemjr@yahoo.com
Website:  http://www.unpi.com
Affiliate Since: 9/30/1977
United Postal Stationery Society - UPSS AF0020
Journal: Postal Stationery: bimonthly.
Dues: U.S. $28; Canada/Mexico $32; others $47; electronic $18.
Services: local chapers, sales book circuits, auctions, speakers, handbooks, exhibition awards.
Purpose: A society of philatelists devoted to the collection, research, and promotion of Worldwide Postal Stationery
Contact: Mr. Stuart H. Leven
 1659 Branham Lane, Ste. F-307
San Jose, CA 95118-2291
Email: poststat@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.upss.org
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1967
United States Stamp Society - USSS AF0150
Journal: The United States Specialist: monthly.
Dues: U.S. $25; outside U.S. $55.
Services: handbooks, exhibition awards.
Purpose: To promote the study of all postage and revenue stamps and stamped paper of the U.S. and U.S. administered areas produced by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing and other contract printers.
Contact: Executive Secretary
 P. O. Box 6634
Katy, TX 77491-6634
Email: execsecretary@usstamps.org
Website:  http://www.usstamps.org/
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1986
Universal Ship Cancellation Society - USCS AF0098
Journal: USCS Log: monthly.
Dues: U.S. $24; Canada $45; others $45
Services: local chapters, study groups, sales circuits, auctions, handbooks, exhibition awards, special award.
Purpose: To promote the study of the U.S. Navy and its ships, postal markings of the Navy and other maritime organizations.
Contact: Glenn L. Smith
 154 County Road 594
Sylvania, AL 35988
Email: shaymur@flash.net
Website:  http://www.uscs.org/
Affiliate Since: 1/31/1980
Vatican Philatelic Society - VPS AF0129
Journal: Vatican Notes: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $30; Canada $35; outside $35.
Purpose: The oldest philatelic society in the United States devoted exclusively to Vatican City and Roman State stamps.
Contact: Mr. Dan Celani
 1920 S. Allen Road
Saint Clair, MI 48079
Email: celani100@gmail.com
Website:  http://www.vaticancitystamps.org
Affiliate Since: 5/31/1983
Vermont Philatelic Society - VPS AF0156
Journal: Vermont Philatelist: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $15; outside U.S. $20.
Services: auctions.
Purpose: Promote the study of Vermont Postal History and stamp collecting in VT.
Contact: Mr. Glenn Estus
 P. O. Box 451
Westport, NY 12993
Email: gestus@vermontps.org
Website:  http://www.vermontps.org
Affiliate Since: 8/31/1986
Virginia Postal History Society - VPHS UN0041
Journal: Way Markings: semi-annual: Way Letter: semi-annual.
Dues: U.S. $15; outside U.S. $35.
Services: auctions, exhibiton award.
Purpose: Advancement and dissemination of research and knowledge about Virginia's rich postal history.
Contact: Mr. Robert B. Mayo
 11758 River Crest Dr.
Gloucester, VA 23061
Email: lowtide@mpwifi.com
Affiliate Since: 4/30/1972
West Africa Study Circle - WASC AF0231
Journal: Cameo; 3 times per yr., newsletter; 3 times per yr.
Dues: UK £20; Europe £27.50 (£10 electronic); others £32.50 (£10 electronic).
Services: directory for members, auctions, handbooks listed on website
Purpose: To encourage the study of stamps, postal stationery, and postal history of the West African countries.
Contact: Dr. Martin P. Bratzel
 1233 Virginia Ave.
Windsor, ON N8S 2Z1, Canada
Email: marty_bratzel@yahoo.ca
Website:  http://www.wasc.org.uk
Affiliate Since: 7/31/1997
Western Cover Society - WCS UN0014
Journal: Western Express: quarterly.
Dues: $35.
Purpose: To exchange ideas and information on covers and postmarks of the West.
Contact: Dr. Robert Chandler
 430 Ponderosa Ct.
Lafayette, CA 94549
Email: chandlersbasset@yahoo.com
Website:  http://www.westerncoversociety.com
Affiliate Since: 3/31/1951
Wine on Stamps Study Unit AF0233
Journal: Enophilatelica; quarterly.
Dues: US $17 journal; outside US $22 journal; $14 electronic journal
Services: auctions.
Purpose: To encourage the collecting of stamps and other philatelic material related to wine, grapes, wine production, and associated areas.
Contact: Mr. David Wolfersberger
 5062 NW 35th Lane Rd.
Ocala, FL 34482
Email: dewolf2@swbell.net
Website:  http://www.wine-on-stamps.org
Affiliate Since: 9/30/1997
Wisconsin Postal History Society - WPHS AF0061
Journal: Badger Postal History: quarterly.
Dues: U.S. $15.
Services: directory
Purpose: To collect and disseminate information on the postal history of Wisconsin for educational and historical uses.
Contact: Mr. William B. Robinson
 P. O. Box 12492
Green Bay, WI 54307-2492
Email: wbrob@hotmail.com
Website:  http://www.wfscstamps.org/Clubs/WisconsinPostalHistory/
Affiliate Since: 6/30/1976
Women Exhibitors - WE AF0260
Journal: We Think; quarterly-online
Dues: $5.00
Services: local chapters, exhibition awards.
Purpose: To provide a vehicle through which women exhibitors can encourage each other through sharing information, ideas, experience, advise, problems and solutions.
Contact: Lisa Foster
 1020 E. Hemlock St.
Kent, WA 98030
Email: lizhisey@comcast.net
Website:  http://www.aape.org/Weweb.asp
Affiliate Since: 4/12/2008
Wreck & Crash Mail Society AF0259
Journal: La Catastrophe; quarterly.
Dues: $25
Services: study groups, handbook.
Purpose: Devoted to the collecting and study of all aspects of delayed and/or damaged mail and interrupted mail services.
Contact: Mr. Ken Sanford
 613 Championship Dr.
Oxford, CT 06478-3128
Email: kaerophil@gmail.com
Website:  http://wreckandcrash.org
Affiliate Since: 1/31/2008