We have collected a number of resources that focus on collectors in the Bay Area and other parts of Northern California. If you would like to add to this list please email the webmaster.
Some Collecting Resources on the Web
Here are some interesting links to stamp sites.
- WESTPEX — West Coast’s largest annual stamp show. You will find the 52-year tradition of 300+ frames of international exhibits, a team of renowned judges, 75 dealers from around the world, meetings, and seminars on every facet of philately, plus the world-famous sights of San Francisco.
- Council of Northern California Philatelic Societies – The Council of Northern California Philatelic Societies has been instrumental in the development and preservation of philatelic clubs, societies and shows in Northern California since 1940.
- American Philatelic Society, the online portal for stamp collectors from around the world. Over 30,000 members enjoy many benefits and services.
- USPS – The United States Postal Service (U.S. Postal Service)
- Beyond the Perf — Blog of the USPS
- National Postal Museum
- Mystic Stamp Catalog — Free U.S. Catalog Color Photos, History and Tips
Getting started Collecting
- How to Get Started with Your Stamp Collection – Simple Tips, http://hubpages.com/hub/Stamp-Collection-Simple-Tips.
- How To Start Stamp Collecting at http://www.howtocollectstamps.com/how-to-collect-stamps/
Days to PENPEX