Exhibits

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Class/
Award
Entry # Title Frames
 
 
Youth Class/
Gold
101 Canada 1988-91 Wildlife Series Medium Value Mammals 1
    Single frame postal history exhibit showng the 4 sets of stamps issued in 1988 through 1991 to pay rates for one year each for letter rate to the U.S., domestic double rate and international letter rate.
 
 
Youth Class/
Silver
102 Legend of Rabindranath Tagore-A Philatelic tribute 1
    Explain about the life,work, achivement of great poet and nobel prize winner Rabindranath Tagore
 
 
Youth Class/
Vermeil
103 Inland Letters Denominations (Post Indepenence - India) 1
    The display consists of Inland Letters which is a Postal Stationery of various denominations starting from 2 annas upto Rs.2.50Ps, which is the present value in an ascending order. It is a one frame exhibit of 16 pages.
 
 
Youth Class/
Bronze
104 Glimpses of Sports through Philately 2
    Sports play an important role in physical and mentall development of every child and there are numerous sport with its own benefit we are going to take glimpses of some amazing sports with philately
 
 
Postal Stationary/
Large Silver
105 Bygone Era of Indian Hundi 5
    Hundis refer to financial instruments evolved on the Indian sub-continent used in trade and credit transactions. They were used as remittance instruments (to transfer funds from 1 place to another), as credit instruments (to borrow money, IOU) and for trade transaction (as bill of exchange).
 
 
Thematic/
Vermeil
106 Extreme Birds 5
    Alongside the more conventional record holders are some remarkable characters among birds: This exhibit deals with such birds that live in extreme- the fastest flier, the deepest diver, the most resourceful, the ugliest, the noisiest, even the smelliest. Their lavish exploration of exceptional forms, bizarre habits and fantastic feats, and complex ways in which birds cope with the countless challenges of life are amazing, beautiful, intriguing with their ingenuity or say bizarre.
It is the purpose of this exhibit to familiarize the viewer with amazing and lesser known facts of feathered bipeds i.e. birds which have always fascinated the mankind with their extreme abilities.
 
 
Picture Postcards/
Gold
107 STRIKE A LIGHT! Aspects of the Match Industry on Postcards 8
    Phillumeny is the hobby of collecting matchbox labels, booklets, skillets, match containers and match industry related ephemera. Picture postcards feature amongst this material and this exhibit shows the numerous types of subjects available with a phillumenic theme.
 
 
Postal History/
Large Vermeil
108 CYPRUS - The Publicity Handstamps 1934-1940 & 1950 2
    This exhibit displays covers illustrating uses of the three different styles of these handstamps during all the 41 periods in which they were used.
 
 
Postal History/
Gold
109 Canal Zone Postal Rates 1928-1958 6
    The exhibit presents an extensive coverage of Panama Canal Zone domestic and foreign postal rates over a dynamic thirty year period which saw the rapid development of air mail, new demands for World War II, and incremental increases in postwar rates. Scarcer stamp and stationery issues were selected to show the rates.
 
 
Postal History/
Gold
110 London Cancels - development during the Victorian period 6
    Trace the development of London postal markings from the Maltese Cross to the relatively sophisticated machine applied Duplex cancels and the combined Date and Obliterator
 
 
Thematic/
Large Silver
111 Gone With the Wind: Controversial Classic 2
    This display exhibit will tell the history of the movie Gone With the Wind, which most film historians consider to be one of the greatest movies ever made but also one of the most controversial in American history.
 
 
Postal History/
Large Gold
112 Japanese Occupation of the British Territories of South East Asia During WWII 6
    This exhibit depicts stamps and postal history during the occupation of the British Territories of South East Asia by the Japanese Armed Forces during the Second World War (the Pacific War). For purposes of this exhibit only the British Territories of Brunei, Burma, Hong Kong, Malaya, North Borneo, Sarawak and the Thai Occupation of Malaya (based on agreements with Japan) are shown.
 
 
Traditonal Philately/
Large Gold
113 The King George VI Large Key Type Revenue and Postage High Value Stamps 1937-1953 used for Postage 8
    This exhibit shows the printings and the development of head and frame plate flaws of the high-value revenue and postage stamps issued during the reign of King George VI - known as the 'large key plates.' The exhibit shows proofs, printings, sheets, plate reconstructions, flaws and postal usage for Bermuda, Leeward Islands and Nyasaland Protectorate where the large key plates were used for postal purposes.
 
 
Single Frame/
Large Vermeil
114 PEGASUS: Rockets Launched from Airplanes 1
    PEGASUS is the first air-to-launch rocket developed by a private company. Pegasus is a three-stage rocket launched in flight from an airplane.

The exhibit collects all Pegasus rocket versions launched from 1991-2019 (last launch at the moment) via astrophilatelic material (space covers cancelled on exact date and place where airplane took-off, considered launch point).
 
 
Single Frame/
Silver
115 Peerless Mt. Fuji - A Japanese Icon 1
    A study of the extent to which Mt. Fuji is a part of the Japanese identity.
 
 
Single Frame/
Large Gold
116 Ottawa Dead Letter Office Handstamps 1872 to 1898 Decentralization 1
    The exhibit shows the evolution of Ottawa Dead Letter Office (DLO) handstamps from 1872 up to the July 1, 1898 Decentralization into additional branches thru Canada.
 
 
Single Frame/
Gold
117 British Columbia Hospitals Aid 1933 1
    In May 1933 the British Columbia Government legislated a duty on restaurant meals to supplement the funding of hospitals, but it was rescinded by court order in August 1933.
 
 
Single Frame/
Large Gold
118 The halfpenny 'bantams' of South Australia 1
    South Australia's halfpenny 'bantam' is Australia's smallest ever postage stamp. Whilst this may be a source of intrigue for us, it caused extra hassles in its production and use.
 
 
Single Frame/
Silver
119 Envoltorios para carta de 1890 (1890's Wrappers) 1
    A study of the usages and varieties of the 1890's Guatemala wrappers.
 
 
Single Frame/
Large Silver
120 El Mundo de Mafalda 1
    Brief tour of the elements that make up and describe little Mafalda, family and gang, without forgetting its characteristic humor.
 
 
Single Frame/
Silver
121 Memorandum Postal 1
    A study of the varieties of the Memorandum Postal used by the post office in the 1920's decade.
 
 
Single Frame/
Silver
122 La Guatemala de principios del siglo XX 1
    The monuments that were in Guatemala City at the beginning of the 20th century, which we can still appreciate and those that disappeared by natural causes or by the hand of man.
 
 
Single Frame/
Large Gold
123 Mail related to the ill-fated 1935 Trans-Tasman Jubilee flight 1
    This exhibit focuses on mail saved from the failed 1935 Trans-Tasman flight from Australia to New Zealand as well as mail which was scheduled to be included on the return flight. It includes some rarely seen examples of mail associated with the flight. It also includes a piece of fabric covering the airplane, the Southern Cross, signed by the noted Australian aerophilatelist, Ernest Crome.
 
 
Single Frame/
Large Vermeil
124 The $1 Centennial Definitive of Canada: The Stamp and its Usages 1
    An exhibit of the Centennial $1 stamp, showing the various paper fluorescences, gums, varieties, along with usages on mail, parcels and different post office receipts.
 
 
Single Frame/
Large Silver
125 Spain: Cartwheel Cancellation 1
    The exhibit shows examples of this postmark used officially between 1858 and 1869, as well as later examples. Shown are markings on all issues between 1859 and 1869, blue cancels, modified unofficial cancels, as well as on cover with different rates, using primarily the domestic letter rate stamps throughout.
 
 
Single Frame/
Silver
126 The Incas Chessplayers / Los Incas Ajedrecistas 1
    The collection tells a story told by the Peruvian writer Ricardo Palma, of how chess came to Peru and how two Incas learned to play it, which cost them their lives.
La colecció n narra una historia contada por el escrito peruano Ricardo Palma, de como llegó el ajedrez al Perú y como dos Incas aprendieron a jugarlo, lo cual les costo la vida.
 
Single Frame/
Large Vermeil
127 The 1910 Visit of Halley's Comet. 1
    The 1910 visit of Halley's Comet was billed as the end of the world with scientists and others predicting a possible collision with Earth and cyanide in the comet's tail extinguishing all life forms on Earth.

This exhibit explores comets and how the people dealt with this forecast.
 
 
Single Frame/
Large Vermeil
128 Evolve.... A Beak at Evolution 1
    Darwin established that a species originated by evolution is mainly driven by natural selection, evolving into several subspecies. Beaks in the various birds are a resultant of this phenomenon. A journey from prehistoric days to modern times, birds have witnessed their beaks evolving to suit their habitat and lifestyle for their survival . All this explained through philatelic delights.
 
 
Single Frame/
Large Vermeil
129 An Overview of 15 Decades of Mail from Britain to Canada - Rates and Efficiency of Service 1
    A summary of the postal rates and efficiency of service between Great Britain and British North America (Canada) from 1850 to 1999.
 
 
Single Frame/
Gold
130 Earliest and Latest Commercial Usages of Canada's Semi-Official Airmails 1
    Prior to the development and adoption of airmail for use in Canada, semi-official airmail service provided many remote communities with a link to the outside world and between 1924 and 1934 several pioneering companies initiated such services with varying degrees of success. First flight and other philatelic examples were commonly saved as souvenirs but comparatively little commercial mail survived. This exhibit attempts to illustrate the earliest and latest recorded commercial usages from each of these airlines. Although Klondike Airways produced semi-official airmail stamps, no commercial mail carried by this airline is known to exist and it is therefore not represented in this exhibit.
 
 
Single Frame/
Gold
131 CARTIER ON CANADIAN STAMPS 1855 -1934 1
    This exhibit examines the Dies, Plates, Variations, and usage of these stamps during the Pence Issue, The First Decimal Issue, Quebec Tercentenary Issue and The Three Cent Blue 1934 Cartier Stamp celebrating the 400th anniversary of Carier's arrival.
 
 
Single Frame/
Gold
132 UK Response to 1 Apr 1887 Rule-Bilingual Reasons for Return 1
    Shows response of UK Post Office to 1887 UPU rule that returned international mail must be marked with the reason for return by a label or handstamp in French. Another language could also be added. The exhibit shows an experimental bilingual label used for about 4 months before the decision was to use rubber handstamps. Most of the exhibit shows the use of rubber handstamps with different reasons for return. Up to 1912 these handstamps were mostly used in London Returned Letter Office. In 1912 Provincial Returned Letter Branches started to return international mail using unilingual French handstamps.
 
 
Thematic/
Large Vermeil
133 PENNYWISE .... Coinage of the World 5
    It is the purpose of this exhibit to provide the viewer an insight if the 2500 years of history since the coins were invented in Turkey, during the late 17th Century BC. It encompasses all aspects of birth of Money after Barter system lost its relevance. Evolution of coinage from pre historic ages , and several economic and demographic developmental changes to its present shapes, sizes, and contemporary chronological existence and several factors in major nations of the world.
 
 
Single Frame/
Large Vermeil
134 A Spectroscopic Study of Three Issues Cataloged as Blue Colour Errors 1
    The exhibit shows three examples where spectroscopy is used to 1) confirm a catalog pigment error 2) to explain and narrow a catalog pigment error and 3) to correct a catalog pigment error. The latter two cases detail original research using four spectroscopic techniques.
 
 
Single Frame/
Large Gold
135 The 'grill' essays of the United States: 1865 - 1868 1
    The exhibit tells the story of the development of the 'grill' as a means to make stamps difficult to clean and reuse. The story begins in 1865 with Charles Steel's first experiments; and ends in January 1868 when the 2c and 3c Z grill stamps were issued for general use. The exhibit showcases all the different grill experiments in essays, dies, and proofs. It includes the scratch pattern essays produced by the NBNC, possibly as a way to side-step having to use Steel's method.
 
 
Single Frame/
Large Gold
136 Canadian Dead Letter Office Re-Organization Handstamps 1
    The exhibit shows the new style rectangle Dead Letter Office handstamps due to a major Post Office re-organization in 1948. Onward, all mail directed to several Dead Letter Offices were to be sent only to Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver depending upon the point of origin and destination, and Ottawa for special items.
 
 
Youth Class/
Silver
137 Meghdhoot cards Jago Grahak Jago 2
    My display pertains to the various cards released on jago grahak jago with different languages. Jago grahak jago is a consumer awareness programme from ministry of consumer affairs, food and public distribution of government of India. As part of this initiative the government has used one of the channels to create consumer awareness through the print media advertisements in the form of meghdoot post card for consumer information and education.
 
 
Youth Class/
Silver
138 Deppavali wishes through greeting post 1
    Deepavali is a festival of lights and one of the major festivals celebrated by Hindus, Jains, Sikhs and some Buddhists. My display pertains to one frame of Deepavali wishes through greeting post with different designs. In this display covered twenty-five different greeting post cards. The card comes with two different sizes and three different denominations with three colours of envelopes. Printing of these card stopped by India post.
 
 
Youth Class/
Vermeil
139 World's Largest Human Gathering - KUMBH 3
    Kumbh Mela at Allahabad/Prayag/Prayagraj is largest the human gathering in the world and the most pious place for Hindus. It is different from those held at Haridwar, Nasik and Ujjain. At a given time, the Sangam area is made a separate city to accommodate such a huge mass of pilgrims. The place was also declared a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2019. It is a land of wonders, land of most bridges in the world, during the event. And also the land of World's First Airmail (1911).
 
 
Youth Class/
Vermeil
140 Olympics - Bird's Eye View 5
    My exhibit displays the celebration of the world's biggest extravaganza 'OLYMPICS' in an elaborate manner of the religious festivities, games, their venues and other important information . It shows the quadrennial games through philatelic materials.
 
 
Traditional Philately/
Large Gold
141 Newfoundland King George VI 10
    All stamps issued between May 12, 1937 and June 24, 1947 are depicted including plate proofs, colour trials, colour proofs, the printing process and postal usage.
 
 
Aerophilately/
Large Gold
142 Graf Zeppelin LZ-127 South America Airmail 1930-1937 8
    Exhibit covers the first commercial airmail service between Europe and South America, including early South America demonstration flights and mail posted on board the airship by passengers.
 
 
Postal History/
Large Gold
143 The Uprooting of British Columbia's Japanese Canadians, 1942-1949 6
    This six-frame postal history exhibit highlights the impact of World War II on the uprooting of Japanese Canadians from their prewar BC homes, an exile that lasted from March 1942 until April 1949.
 
 
Traditional Philately/
Large Gold
144 Perforated stamps under the Spainish Dominion in Cuba (1867-1898) 6
    This Traditional exhibit will show the production and use of the perforated postage stamps issued during the Spanish possession of Cuba.The exhibit will includes two overprinted issues: one on the stamps of 1868 and 1869 due to the 1868 Spanish Revolution, and the other in 1883, in response to a theft in the principal mail warehouse. Numerous exceptional covers and philatelic material will be shown in this exhibit such as an 1890's issues original artist's drawing, the only known private postal cards used during the Spanish dominion in Cuba, many registered letters, coastal mail, railroad mail, government mail, and multiples on cover. A study of the 1883's overprint will be also included.
 
 
Postal History/
Gold
145 Czechoslovakia 'Krag' Machine 'Advertising' Cancels of the First Republic Period (1920-1939) 7
    This seven frame postal history exhibit shows the Krag machine advertising cancels in use in Czechoslovakia during the First Republic Period (1919 - 1939). It shows all of the cancels in use with both the Czech and Slovak language versions of advertisements. It shows Many of the cancels used in small offices with some, the only seen examples.
 
 
Display / Cinderella/
Large Vermeil
146 Remembering Edith Cavell 3
    The 12th of October is the anniversary of the execution of English Nurse Edith Cavell by the Germans in 1915. This exhibit traces Edith Cavell's early life, nursing career, memorialisation, using a range of philatelic and non-philatelic material associated with this event.
 
 
Display / Cinderella/
Large Vermeil
147 Guelph - The Royal City 5
    This exhibits covers aspects of the history, geography, social and business life of Guelph - The Royal City.
 
 
Postal History/
Large Vermeil
148 Early Indian postal cancellations - Victorian Era 1854-1874 5
    Study of Early Indian postal cancellations - Victorian Era covering early 30 years (from 1854-1874) study of Types, Design changes between Postal circles.
 
 
Single Frame/
Large Silver
149 The Canada Goose 1
    This one-frame exhibit tells the story of the iconic Canada Goose: range, habitat, family life, behavior, diet, predators, hunting, and its relationship to man.
 
 
Single Frame/
Vermeil
150 Concordant Postal Cards 1872-1899 - Precursors of Maximum Cards 1
    This 1-Frame Postal Stationery exhibit is focusing on the Concordance of the affixed Stamp with the small imprint Image on the Card (e.g. Coats of Arms or Heads of State), showing some of the earliest known such examples from 1872 to 1899. The exhibit is divided into three types of Postal Cards. First the Formular Postal Cards of the 1870's -80's, which are without an Imprint Stamp, however the SREV GL PS 2013, 1.3.1 state: 'Formular stationery...as fore-runners to the issue of postal stationery items...can be included in postal stationery exhibits'). Second the Uprated Postal Cards of the 1870's -90's with the value Imprint Stamp. Third the Illustrated Postal Cards of the 1890's where the Concordance of the stamp is more clearly established with the much larger imprint Image of Coats of Arms or Personalities.
 
 
Single Frame/
Large Silver
151 Jean Mermoz et L'Aéropostale 1
    It describes the philatelic wealth produced mainly by countries of French expression toward an aviation pilot who contributed much to the development of airmail routes to Europe, Africa and South America, called: L'Aéropostale. The exhibit is largely about the people who started the venture, followed by much philatelic content about the man himself, and the abundant commemoratives after his loss of life while on a flight to South America. Then comes some choice covers about L'Aeropostale network. At the end, at least one page dedicated to Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, another pilot who also died while on a flight. And finally some vignettes about The Club Mermoz, formed by aviation enthusiasts after his death.
 
 
Single Frame/
Vermeil
152 Basutoland / King George V - 1935 Silver Jubilee 1
    Stamps, SPECIMEN stamps, plate blocks, errors and rate uses on cover
 
 
Single Frame/
Large Gold
153 Britain's first commemorative Stamp issue 1
    Imaginative design and detailed engraving highlight Britain's First Commemorative stamp issue. The exhibit shows the stamps, some problems with production, the usage and reissue in 1925
 
 
Single Frame/
Vermeil
154 Polish Ilustrated Air Graphs 1
    A Comprehensive collection of decorative airgraph in majority used by members of Polish Armed Forces in Great Britain and Italy during the W.W.2
 
 
Single Frame/
Vermeil
155 Indo Ceylon Air Mail Flight - December 1936 1
    This exhibit captures the air mail to and from Ceylon carried on this special flight in December 1936. It was the first time that a air raft landed in Ceylon specially to carry Airmail.
 
 
Single Frame/
Vermeil
156 Ceylon in the Empire Airmail Scheme 1
    This exhibit is a study of routes of Airmail to and and from Ceylon during the EAMS between 1938 and 1939.
 
 
Single Frame/
Vermeil
157 Colombo - A Walk about the Fort 1
    This exhibit is a study and display of picture post cards taken from photographs during the period 1919 - 1930. It shows the main administrative and commercial area of Colombo - the fort at that time.
 
 
Single Frame/
Gold
158 Ionian Islands -The Adhesives and Crowned Circles 1
    This Exhibit will show the following items:
1) The three adhesive stamps issued by the Ionian Islands (1/2d orange, 1d blue and 2d carmine), including blocks of four, used stamps, a proof and major re-entries on the 1/2d and 2d stamps.
2) Eight entire letters franked by these stamps, including five such letters franked by stamps of more than one denomination, and an official police document with a 2d stamp.
3) Four entire letters franked by crowned circle postmarks from Zante (two), Cephalonia and Corfu.
 
 
Single Frame/
Gold
159 Rarities from Ethiopia 1
    1-Frame exhibit showing rarities from Ethiopia's pre-UPU period 1894-1908
 
 
Single Frame/
Large Vermeil
160 Napoleon: Exile, Death, Resurrection 1
    This picture post card exhibit tells the story of Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821) at the end of his life through the presentation of post cards published by a variety of producers and publishers.
 
 
Single Frame/
Gold
161 The Irish Civil War January 1922 to April 1923 1
    This exhibit shows the Social and Political impacts on Ireland during the Civil War of 1922 to 1923. The War was fought between the Irish Republican Army (IRA) and various military forces in the 6 Counties of Northern Ireland as well as between the IRA and the Provisional Government of Ireland in Southern Ireland. The brutal conflict separated families and communities and cost over 3000 lives
 
 
Single Frame/
Silver
162 A Great Indian Epic Relived Through Philately - Ramayan 1
    The exhibit show cases the Epic Ramayan which narrates the life of Lord Rama who was known for his Dharma, righteousness, noble king, protector of social values, gentle and kind who rules Ayodhya after returning from the exile of 14 years given by his father due to the pressure of Kaikeyi. It has 11 stamps released by India Post in 2017 along with special covers, presentation pack, sheetlet, Post card etc. The Ramayan was written in Sanskrit by Valmiki with whom the exhibit begins and the last writers of Ramayan in Sanskrit, Hindi Kamber and Tulsidas is ended with along the Mandir of Rama being built in Ayodhya presently. It is one of the greatest epics in the Indian History
 
 
Single Frame/
Silver Bronze
163 Fiscals of Tonk State 1
    The exhibit displays the stamp paper of Tonk State. A stamp paper is a blank sheet or folic paper upon which matter was embossed or printed with a design which included the name of the state along with the amount of tax imposed. It is a revenue stamp basically. Most of the papers had the water mark which was the coat of arms, name of the paper compnay and the name of the State. Due to cutting of the paper sometimes they appeared on some sides, all sides or centre and none at all. The display consists of varieties in annas. Tonk was a princely state under the British and the only Muslime ruler in Rajasthan princely states who enjoyed a personal and good rapport with the British Rule.
 
 
Single Frame/
Bronze
164 Covid awareness seals on 5Rs Postal Enveloppes -India 1
    Covid a Global Pandemic declared by Who continues to threaten the world with a huge mortality rate and spreading with new branches of the virus is a great threat for one and all. My display consists of envelopes with seals and cancellations issued from all over India by India Post to create awareness for safety measures to protect self from Covid as well society at large and to create awareness re the importance of vaccine. It consists of covers issued by India Post and with the cancellations only on Covid awareness and is spread over 16 pages or one frame.
 
 
Single Frame/
Silver Bronze
165 National Savings Certificate (NSC) preprinted in 1943 1
    NSC is a government bonds used for small savings and income tax savings investments. It is a part of postal savings system. My display of NSC issued in the year 1943 pre-Independence of India matured post Independence ie is 1947
 
 
Single Frame/
Vermeil
166 Empirical research for the Australian 4d KGV 1
    A researched baed exhibit for 3 cliche of the Australian 4d KGV value where the BSAP 4d check list has shown there were outstanding outcomes.
3 cliche 1L-40 , 2R-19 and 3R-53, have been researched and the findings carefully set out in sequence so the resoulution of these issues can easily be understood.
 
 
Single Frame/
Gold
167 The Philately of the 1920 Antwerp Olympics 1
    This exhibit traces the stamps and post marks issued for the 1920 Olympic Games in Antwerp Belgium. The exhibit us divided into three sections: 1. The Olympic stamp issue, including the origin of the stamps, their production and usages. 2. The ten advertising cancels, including new research which advances an explanation for the relative scarcity of certain cancellations. This section ends with the extremely rare Circular Date Stamp, available only at the Olympic Stadium during the games. 3. Extra-philatelic material in the form of vignettes and post cards.
 
 
Single Frame/
Bronze
168 Airmail Etiquettes on Travelled Covers 1
    The exhibit is a one frame exhibit of 16 pages consisting of Postally Travelled Covers with airmail etiquette which are shown and described in an alphabetical order of country from which sent. Most of them are rare covers of British India, First Flight Covers, Tata mail etc. It is interesting to see the importance of one small etiquette to be followed even in Postal items which plays and conveys a lot of message for the department to ensure it travels fast and reaches its destination by air. It is a very interesting topic and hence have tried to show only important etiquettes of value.
 
 
Single Frame/
Large Vermeil
169 Vintage Saint Patrick's Day Postcards Celebrate Irish Myths, Legends and Tall Tales 1
    Lonely Irish immigrants to North America enthusiastically exchanged Saint Patrick's Day postcards with romantic nostalgic designs to create an Irish community proud of its Irish culture, heritage and folklore. This exhibit reveals the charming behind-the-scenes stories for each picture postcard in this story
 
 
Single Frame/
Large Gold
170 1855-59 10 pence: Canada's First Trans-Atlantic rate stamp 1
    Canada's 10 pence stamp, all plate proofs, specimens, varieties, and new discoveries, plus proper usages.
 
 
Single Frame/
Large Vermeil
171 Winnipeg's Airmail: From Fantasy to Buenos Aires 1
    Postcards and covers showing the stages by which airmail evolved from a fantasy to trans-continental services, connecting the Atlantic to Alberta, and the Arctic to Argentina - via Winnipeg.
 
 
Single Frame/
Gold
172 Department of Finance 5-Hole OHMS Perfins (1923-1942) 1
    Exhibit illustrates the postal history of the Department of Finance's use of the original 5-hole OHMS perforator. The exhibit includes the earliest and latest known uses, the largest known multiples and scarce overseas usage. It also contains the only known use of the 20c Harvesting used on an Insured Registered cover.