Covers like postage stamps, have stories to tell.
Use clues hidden in plain sight to decipher a cover’s secrets and tell its story. Explore rates, routes, and modes of transportation as you discover the fascinating world of United States postal history. Aspects of study include; marcophily, aerophilately, RPOs, military mail, censorship, and much more.
Session 1 (40 minute video)
Session 2 (46 minute video)
Session 3 (40 minute video)
Instructor: Jeff Shapiro
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