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Auxiliary Markings and Their Importance, Understanding - session 2

September 21, 2021


American Philatelic Society


Virtual Course via C3a





Understanding Auxiliary Markings and Their Importance

This three-session seminar will meet September 14, 21, and 28, 2021 (6:00-7:15 p.m. EDT)
Cost: $25 for APS Members/$50 for Non-members
Instructor:  Gary Wayne Loew, APS Editor-in-Chief

Artifacts help us to learn about postal history. Auxiliary markings found on letters and parcels help us to understand the past. They help to explain a letter’s odyssey and the history of the times. During this three-session course, master the marks found on the post in order to unravel the mysteries of yesterday.

  • Session 1: September 14, 2021 – History & Purpose of Auxiliary Markings
  • Session 2:  September 21, 2021 – Taxonomy for Organizing Auxiliary Markings
  • Session 3:  September 28, 2021 – Specialized Auxiliary Markings:  A Deep Dive


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