THE NOVEMBER AUCTION HAS STARTED
Membership in the China Stamp Society is open to all collectors of Chinese stamps and the stamps of related areas. Member benefits include:
- The China Clipper Magazine (six issues per year)
- Buying and selling Chinese stamps in Stamp & Cover Sales and Auctions
- Discounts on books, publications on DVDs and other items sold by the CSS
- Discounts on Expertization and Identification services
- Worlds largest bi-lingual Chinese Philatelic Library of reference materials
- A free Translation Service for postal markings and other philatelic items
- Eligibility for scholarships for young collectors
- Meetings at national, regional and local shows
- International and domestic Chapters
OUR FEATURED PUBLICATION
For sale in DVD for Sale
A DVD Set of the China Philatelic Society of London magazines, the China Section Bulletin Vols. 1-4 (1944-May 1957) and the Journal of Chinese Philately Vols. 5-64 (1957-Autumn 2016)
The China Philatelic Society of London magazines are now available in a complete set on five DVDs. The set includes the China Section Bulletin Vols. 1-4 (October 1944 through May 1957 complete) and the Journal of Chinese Philately Vols. 5-64 (July 1957-Autumn 2016 complete). All of these issues can be searched using the Periodical Database on the CSS web site. The set also includes a copy of Paul N. Davey’s 1992 index to Vols. 1-39 (1944-1992). This set of DVDs (4.7 GB format) can be viewed with Adobe Reader 7.0 or higher, which is available as a free download from Adobe or on our web site.
Domestic postage is $3.95, Canada $14.95, international $21.95.
LIBRARY BOOK LISTS ARE ON THE SITE
Information in Meetings and Shows
FUTURE ANNUAL CONVENTIONS WILL BE HELD AT:
Sarasota National Philatelic Exhibition, Feb. 7-9, 2020, Sarasota, FL
FUTURE REGIONAL MEETINGS WILL BE HELD AT:
Great American Stamp Show (formerly APS StampShow) 2020, August 20-23, Hartford, CT
Great American Stamp Show (formerly APS StampShow) 2021, Aug. 12-15, Rosemont, IL (near Chicago)
Great American Stamp Show (formerly APS StampShow) 2022, Sacramento, CA
Great American Stamp Show (formerly APS StampShow) 2023, Cleveland, OH
Dedicated to the documentation, preservation, advancement and promotion of the stamps and postal history of China and its related areas through education, study, research and services.
Collecting Chinese stamps is also a great way to have fun.
The China Stamp Society is exempt from Federal income tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions to the CSS are deductible under Section 170 of the Code. The CSS is also qualified to receive tax deductible bequest, transfers or gifts under section 2055, 2106 or 2522 of the Code.
H. James Maxwell, President, 1050 West Blue Ridge Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64145-1216 U.S.A.
Tracy L. Shew, Secretary, 16836 122nd Avenue SE, Renton, WA 98058-6055 U.S.A.