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  • The Treaty of Bern

    The Treaty of Bern

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    An international treaty signed at Bern, Switzerland, in 1874 was the culmination of decades of work done by postal authorities in nearly two dozen countries. To greater appreciate the Treaty of Bern, the postcard collector needs to draw from personal experience. If you have examined an early foreign postcard you have likely found some with…

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Past Article

Ray Hahn

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When the first native born Egyptian became a professor of Egyptology at the University of Cairo, the world took special notice for Selim Hassan had spent his career attempting to solve the mysteries surrounding the Sphinx – the world’s most accomplished witness to history.

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