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
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 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
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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