American Philatelic Society

APS Blog Site

Linn’s Stamp News

Stamp Collecting Resources

USPS Stamp Collectors Store

American Association of Philatelic Exhibitors

ARAGO (Smithsonian National Postal Museum)

I inherited a stamp collection — Now What?

Home Hobbies: Stamp Collecting — (Beginners and Youth)

Stamp Collecting for All Occasions — (Beginners and Youth)

Stamp collecting and philately for kids and adults alike — (Beginners and Youth)

MAPCON – Stamp Collecting Software and Resources — (Adults and Youth)

Postal History Foundation

World Stamp Show NY2016

ASDA General Articles — (Articles from the experts on stamps and collecting)

Stamporama – The Stamp Club for People Who Love Stamps

The Stamp Collecting Spot — (Blog site by Ian Hunter, YPLF graduate) — (Directory of Shows, Clubs and Dealers)

Books on Philately — Good source for Philatelic reference books

Mini Artworks USA — Lots of trivia and postal history


Northern California Philatelic Websites

Western Philatelic Library

Council of Northern California Philatelic Societies



The China Stamp Society, Inc.

Fremont Stamp Club

Sequoia Stamp Club — Redwood City

East Bay Collectors Club

Diablo Valley Stamp Club

Golden Gate Stamp Club ***

Tamalpais Stamp Club

Santa Rosa Stamp Club

Redwood Empire Collectors Club

Sacramento Philatelic Society

Fresno Philatelic Society

Redding Stamp Club

San Francisco Bay Area Postcard Club

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