Telegraph Postage Stamps

 

A surprisingly large number of countries made postage stamps that commemorated the telegraph. Below are examples of many of these stamps. How many countries do you recognize ?

 

Albania Armenia Ascension Island Australia
Australia Australia Australia Australia
Australia Australia Australia Australia
Australia Austria Austria Azerbaijan
Belarus Brazil Brazil Brazil
Brazil Bulgaria Burkina Faso Cambodia
Cambodia Cameroun Cayman Islands Central African Republic
Spanish North African City States of Ceuta & Melilla Chad Colombia Comoros Islands
Congo Croatia Dahomey (Now Called Benin) Dahomey
DDR-East Germany DDR-East Germany Denmark Denmark
Denmark Djibouti Ecuador Finland
France France Gabon Gabon
Germany Republic of Guinea Guinea-Bissau Hungary
Iceland India India Indonesia
Italy Jamaica Jamaica Japan (The Top Line Says "International" in Japanese Morse)
Japan South Korea South Korea Macedonia
Macedonia Madagascar Madagascar Malaysia
Malaysia Mali Marshall Islands Moldova-Transnitria
Monaco Morocco Morocco Nauru
Netherland Antilles New Caledonia New Hebrides New Zealand
New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Niger
Norway Palau Paraguay Portugal
Romania Russia Rwanda Sao Tome E Principe
Sao Tome E Principe Serbia Serbia-Montenegro Spain
Spain Spain Spain Spain
St. Helena Island St. Pierre & Miquelon Islands Sudan Suriname
Sweden Switzerland Switzerland Switzerland
Switzerland Syria Thailand Tonga
Tunisia Turkey Upper Volta (Now Called Burkina Faso) USA
USA USA USA USA
USA USA USA USA
USA 150th Anniversary of Telegraph Invention at Speedwell, NJ Vanuatu Wallis & Futuna Islands
Yemen Arab Republic (Notice They Spelled YAR Incorrectly in Morse) Yugoslavia Yugoslavia Yugoslavia
     
  Zambia    

 

 

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