PIPEX 2020 Exhibits

 

February 22, 2020

 

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Exhibitor

Title

Number of Frames

Description

Court of Honor and other non-competitive exhibits

 

 

 

Club Exhibits

Strait Stamp Society

Puget Sound Collectors Club

Inland Empire Philatelic Society 

 

Competitive Exhibits

Joe Voice

The US Navy Mass Flight of January 1937

1

A Single-frame exhibit that tells the story of the mass flight of PB4-1 flying boats from San Diego to Pearl Harbor in January 1937

Jerry Johnson

U. S. Circular Mail: 1845 - 1863

1

Overview of U. S. circular mail (printed matter) from 1845 to 1863

Mark Loomis

The Missionary Development of Southern Rhodesia 1897-1977

8

Exhibit tells the story of the missionary development of Southern Rhodesia through the display of missionary mail and other materials

Boris Sheyketoff

Strange Usage of 1-pf. Hindenburg Issue

3

The exhibit illustrates postal usage of 1-pf. Hindenburg make-up stamp (1933-1944)

Marc E. Gonzales

Mazatlan Postal District -- from Independence through the Classic Period

8

A comprehnsive survey of the marks, stamps, and issues of the Mazatlan postal district during the Republican and Classics periods, 1821-1883

Ralph Nafziger

The 3-cent 1936 Oregon Territory Issue

10

Development of the stamp from design to production, first day cancels and cachets, and worldwide uses of the stamp are shown in this exhibit

Jack Congrove

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Financier, Statesman, Founder

8

This exhibit uses philatelic items, postcards, and historical material to illustrate the events in Hamilton’s life and highlight his influence on the United States.

Jack Congrove

Scott Identification Letters

4

Traditional exhibit shows an example of each identification letter combination used in the current editions of the Scott Catalogues.

Michael Bloom

Guatemala's Master Designer/Engraver Arnaldo Chavarry Arrue

4

This exhibit celebrates the philatelic achievements of the most prolific designer and dngraver of Guatemala's stamps: Arnaldo Chavarry

Michal Bloom

The Essays and Proofs of Guatemala -- Excluding Designs by Arnaldo Chavarry

10

Proofs and essays of Guatemala from Guatemala's first stamps to its last stamps. Includes many proposed designs that have rarely been seen. Beautiful pen-and-ink artists' sketches

Harold Peter

Köslin -- a Prussian City in Pommerenia

10

This exhibit will not only demostrate the development of the postmarks/cancels of the city of Köslin in Pommerania (Prussia) but also illustrates other pertinent features and specialties as to usage and type of mailing on entires from as early as 1588 - 1945

Lloyd Ferrell

Little-known Pearl Harbor Ships -- without Postal Facilities

4

A study of covers from ships present during the Pearl Harbor attack that did not have on board postal facilities

Dale Forster

Astoria -- First Western Post Office

1

Astoria Oregon postal history 1830-1865

Ann Harris

Willie's Concussed Dreams

3

Installment and folded installment postcards telling the story of Willie's dreams

Harold Peter

German Military Internees in Schleswig-Holstein May 5 - January 31, 1945

9

Schleswig-Holstein was divided into three internees restricted areas, bypassing the Geneva Convention regulations regarding POW's by the 8th British Army Corps. Documentation of opening mail services into and out of these restricted areas, named restricted areas F, G, and Army Group Muller

Tim Bergquist

St. Paul Oregon 97137: Its Postal History since 1874

1

Focuses on the postal history of St. Paul in Marion County since 1874 when its post office was established

Tony Wawrukiewicz

The Ways U.S. Postage Due Stamps Were Used, 1879-1986

6

Shows every way U.S. postage due stamps were used from 1879-1986, also when or where they were placed

Tony Wawrukiewicz

Operation and Innovation in the Dead Letter Office from 1860 to 1985

6

To illustrate both basic activities of the Dead Letter Office and division of dead letters (with its dead letter branches) and innovation in their operation from 1860 to 1985

Ken Gilbert

Landpost "Über Lehrte": an Example of the Rural Mail System in Germany 1933-1992

6

The town of Lehrte and environs are used to illustrate the rural mail system in Germany and its markings

Catherine and Ken Gilbert

96 Elephants: the Story of Human-Elephant Interactions

1

Conservation-focused display exhibit using philatelic elephant-related items

Tim Bergquist

The Constitution of the U.S.A.: Illustrated

1

This exhibit illustrates the various articles and amendments of the U.S. constitution using U.S. stamps

John Wynns

Peru’s 12 Centavos Issue of 1905

1

A traditional study of this stamp from development to usage

John Wynns

Canada: The 1927 Confederation and Historical Issues Usage

5

Usage Study of the nine stamps which were issued on the same day

Omar Rodriguez

Mexico: the Drastic Drop of Postal Rates and their Evolution 1884-1900

10

Shows the evolution of all postal rates from Mexico 1884-1900 by class of service

Omar Rodriguez

The 1899-1910 Aquilitas Issue -- the First Bicolor Stamps of Mexico

10

A traditional exhibit of both 1899 and 1903 issues

Eric Knapp

Cold War Radar Stations in the North

4

The Cold War radar and communications stations in Alaska 1953 - 1995

Benedict Termini

Porte de Mar Postal History 1875-1879

1

Classic postal history exhibit of the Porte de Mar stamps of Mexico which were used to pay maritime postal fees between 1875 and 1879

Van Siegling

The Magical World of Harry Potter

8

As his starship prepared to fight the Klingon battle cruiser, … OOS! That's space oera, not modern fantasy!

Louis Fiset

The Uprooting of British Columbia's Japanese Canadians, 1942-1949

6

Personal censored mail of B.C. Japanese Canadians exiled from their homes in World War II

Louis Fiset

Resumption of U.S. Postcard and Letter Mail Service to Europe, 1944-1948

4

Progression of mail service during the four years required to restore full postal services from USA to the liberated nations of Europe

Louis Fiset

1871 Commune of Paris Prisoners' Mail

1

Mail of Communards held at Versailles, coastal prisons, and prison ships as they awaited their fates

Juan Diaz

Mexican TB Seals 1943-2019

10

Mexican TB seals are presented in a traditional manner.  Included are errors, varieties, and full sheets.

Paul Clemensen

Holboll's Danish Christmas Seals 1904-1927

7

Highlighting the first 24 years of Denmark's Christmas seals; the time Einar Holboll fathered the concept and oversaw the Danish Christmas seal program

Alejandro Grossman

The Complexities of a Common Stamp: 20 cts. Cathedral of Puebla

8

A single stamp exhibit in use from 1950 to 1975 with paper, watermark, printing, and luminescense study.  Also postal stationery and circulated covers

John Wynns

Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee Issues of British Guiana

2

A study of  the stamps and their use

Ross Marshall

Manuscript Usage by New Zealand Post Office

6

A unique exhibit demonstrating the many ways and reasons that the New Zealand post offices used manuscript during their work

Otto Lilienthal

1920 Airmail Service Frankfurt – Basel: What a Fiasco!

1

The plane reached Loerrach -- the airport near Basel -- only on 13 days and flew only 102 pieces of mail from Loerrach the entire period

Jean-Claude Porignon

The MAXIMILIAN Empire Issue of Mexico (1866-1867)

5

This 8-months issue of MAXIMILIAN effigy is peculiar in many aspects: two different printing processes, change of currency with frequent over-franking, political stamps positioning and added taxation

Jean-Claude Porignon

MEXICO -- the MEDIO Real Stamp and Tax Usages

1

The Medio (half) real stamp and tax had several different usages between 1856 and 1859: rate for circulars, for foreign volunteers mail and for speedy mail transfer in Veracruz