After the German occupation forces pulled out of Estonia in November 1918, the Viru County Government ordered the opening of the Rakvere post office in the former tsarist Russian post office facility, which also housed the German Ober-Ost post office. In rooms off to one side, the director of Rakvere post office, Aleksander Torn, discovered… Read More »
Estonian National Museum Celebrating the centenary of the Estonian postage stamp with a virtual exhibition Rarities of the Estonian postal history One hundred years ago today, on 24 November 1918, the first Estonian postage stamp was issued. To mark the centenary, the Estonian National Museum (ENM) is chronicling some of the most fascinating moments in… Read More »
Ahto Tanner new handbook-catalogue “Postage due and postal markings in Estonia 1918-1944” is released. The handbook takes in-depth look at postage due, “return to sender”, “from collection box” and other markings used on postal items in Estonia in 1918-1944. Issued 2018. Size A4, spiral bound, about 60 pages, full color. In English. Read More … New… Read More »
Philatelic exhibition HIIU RUUT 2017 is now open for viewing. View the exhibit to 01.02.2017.
Tuomo Henttu blog: http://estonianstampcollection.blogspot.fi/ This blog is dedicated to the collection of Estonian stamps. Time period is 1918-1941 Etusivu Postcards to the Foreign Countries Estonian Airmail 1920-1923 Forgery Printed Paper to Foreign Countries Letters to the Foreign Countries