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
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 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 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