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 Argentina 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 Finland France France
Gabon Gabon Germany Guatemala
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
Monaco Morocco Morocco Nauru
Netherlands Netherland Antilles New Caledonia New Hebrides
New Zealand New Zealand Nicaragua Niger
Niger Norway Palau Paraguay
Pitcairn Islands Portugal Romania Russia
Rwanda Sao Tome E Principe Sao Tome E Principe Serbia
Serbia-Montenegro Spain Spain Spain
Spain Spain Spain St. Helena Island
St. Pierre & Miquelon Islands Sudan Suriname Sweden
Switzerland Switzerland Switzerland Switzerland
Syria Thailand Tonga Tunisia
Turkey 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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