postal stationery

postal stationery - Postal cards, aerogrammes, and stamped envelopes. (Formerly calledstamped paper)

Glossary of postal terms. 2014.

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  • postal stationery — n. postal items other than stamps issued by a government, as stamped envelopes, postal cards, and aerogrammes …   English World dictionary

  • Postal stationery — A piece of postal stationery is a stationery item, such as an envelope, letter sheet, post card, lettercard, aérogramme or wrapper, with an amount of postage preprinted on it. The preprinted stamp, or indicium , is usually at the rate required… …   Wikipedia

  • postal stationery — noun : government issued stationery (as letter sheets, envelopes, postcards) bearing imprinted stamps * * * Philately. an envelope, postal card, wrapper, or aérogramme, with the stamp printed directly on the paper …   Useful english dictionary

  • postal stationery — Philately. an envelope, postal card, wrapper, or aérogramme, with the stamp printed directly on the paper. * * * …   Universalium

  • Postal history — is the study of postal systems and how they operate and, or, the collecting of covers and associated material illustrating historical episodes of postal systems. The term is attributed to Robson Lowe, a professional philatelist, stamp dealer and… …   Wikipedia

  • Postal history of Palestine — The postal history of Palestine emerges out of its geographic location as a crossroads amidst the empires of the ancient Near East, the Levant and the Middle East. Postal services in the region were first established in the Bronze Age, during the …   Wikipedia

  • postal paper — noun 1. : postage stamps the postal paper of … the United States and its possessions K.B.Stiles 2. : postal stationery pioneer in issuing airmail postal paper K.B.Stiles …   Useful english dictionary

  • postal services — Most letters and packages posted in Britain are dealt with by the Royal Mail, which is part of the Royal Mail Group, together with Parcelforce, which delivers larger packages, and Post Office, which manages the country’s many post offices. As… …   Universalium

  • Mulready stationery — The Mulready stationery issued in 1840, hand coloured Mulready stationery describes the postal stationery lettersheets and pre gummed envelopes that were introduced as part of the British Post Office postal reforms of 1840. They went on sale on 1 …   Wikipedia

  • Postage stamps and postal history of Sharjah — Sharjah and DependenciesCivil mail from Sharjah went through the post office in Dubai until 1963. Military mail from the British Forces stationed in the area went through the RAF airport in Sharjah. On 10 July 1963, Sharjah opened its own post… …   Wikipedia


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