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2026 World Stamp Expo

Start making your plans to attend the International World Stamp Expo in Boston in 2026. This is a once every 10 year Stamp Exposition that is attended by Philatelists, Dealers and Postal Authorities from all over the world. To be held during Memorial Day week – May 23-30, 2026, in the Seaport section of Boston, the 2026 World Expo will be a significant part of the country’s 250th anniversary celebration. We will have much more information about our attendance in the upcoming months. We hope to see you all there!!!

January – March Newsletter

The January – March 2023 Newsletter is now available to members in the Journals section.

Presentation Available –

A video of Florent Tricot’s presentation on Hugarian Hyperinflation postage is available here


The 2023B auction is now available on the web.  Bids will be accepted beginning April 29.

Presentation Available

Links to an updated version of Alan Sobles presentation on the survival of the Hungarian cancellers post WWI are available here

Classified Member Ads

See the ads at Classified Ads and see the Webmaster about adding one of your own.

Newsletters on Web

Thanks to our members, we now have all of our old Journals (newsletters) posted on-line.  During the process of scanning, I found many of the old articles to be fascinating.  I hope you enjoy them as well.

A searchable index of all newsletters has also been created and is available for download on the Journal Index page.  Please provide comments on this feature to the Webmaster.

Hungarian Catalog Pricing Comparison

One of our members has put together a spread sheet comparing Hungarian catalog pricing for the most resent two catalog issues.  See

Upcoming SHP Meetings

The next meeting is scheduled for 2023.

Philately and International Mail Order Fraud: The Success of the New York Institute of Science in Hungary

Ed Grabowski, a philatelist normally known for his work in the French Colonies, has been developing a new philatelic collecting area focused on the international mail order fraud schemes developed by American fraudsters during the early part of the 20th century. He has just published the above-noted article in OPUS XVIII the annual volume of the European Academy of Philately for 2018. Given its association with Hungary, Ed has given the Society for Hungarian Philately permission to post the article on its Website. He can be reached at:

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