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EXHIBITS - PIPEX 2021

This will be a virtual show, now with WSP status

May 7, 8, 9 2021

Portland, Oregon

Sponsored by: THE NORTHWEST FEDERATION OF STAMP CLUBS

Exhibitor name

Frames

Exhibit title

Address

Description

Joe Voice

1

The US Navy Mass Flight of January 1937

Pasco WA

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

Roger Heath

10

Swiss Flexible-Head Razor Cancelers

Port Townsend WA

This exhibit documents the story of the Swiss experimental flexible-head, rotating date-wheel cancelers invented by Frederic deCoppet

Roger Heath

4

Reflecting the Rise of Tourism during La Belle Epoque -- Hotel Schweizerhof, Luzern: 1871-1914

Port Townsend WA

A social history exhibit showing the development of postal communication to and from the Hotel Schweizerhof between 1871 and 1914

Eric Knapp

4

Cold War Radar Stations in the North

Anchorage AK

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

Emory Earl Toops

1

The Trucial States Palm Trees and Dhow Series of 1961

Fort Wayne IN

Stamps, cancellations, and covers of the "first" Trucial States issue that were the forerunners of the controversial "sand dunes" countries

Emory Earl Toops

2

Provisional Issues of South Vietnam and their Use: 1963-1980

Fort Wayne IN

A study of labels issued by the National Front for the Liberation of South Vietnam (NLF) and stamps of the Provisional Revolutionary Government (PRG) and their use after 1975

Hugh Lawrence

1

The Non-denominated Air Letter Sheets of China

Encinitas CA

A philatelic window on hyperinflation, the fall of China, and the Taiwan Strait crisis

Jerry Johnson

1

U.S Circular Mail: 1845-1863

Kennewick WA

An overview of circular mail (printed matter) from 1845 to 1863

Catherine and Ken Gilbert

1

96 Elephants: The Story of Human-Elephant Interactions

Columbus OH

A brief history of human-elephant interactions, through stamps and covers

Ken Gilbert

6

Landpost "uber" Lehrte: An Example of the Rural Mail System in Germany 1933-1992

Columbus OH

Study of the rural mail system in Germany using Lehrte as a model

Tim Bergquist

1

St. Paul Oregon 97137: Its Postal History since 1874

Eugene OR

Focuses on the postal history of St. Paul, Oregon since 1874 when its post office was established

Tim Bergquist

1

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

Eugene OR

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

Dickson Preston

7

Greenland Postal History 1938-1985

Seattle WA

Development of the civilian postal service in this vast and isolated Arctic island

Dickson Preston

2

US Army Post Offices in Greenland 1941-1945

Seattle WA

APO mail from isolated outposts in Greenland during World War II

 Michael Mather

6

 London Cancels -- Development During the Victorian Period

 Kentville  Nova Scotia

 Tracing the development of London postal markings from the Maltese cross to the combined date and obliterator during Victoria's reign

 Raymond Murphy

2

 An Post Advertising

 St. Petersburg, FL

 The Irish Post Office changed from a deficit-ridden ministry to one of Europe's most modern and profitable, in part due to advertising

 John P Wynns

 1

 JAMAICA: The 1901 Llandovery Falls Issue

 Tucson AZ

 A Study of the Rates and Usage

 John P Wynns

 1

 Wings Over the Bahamas

 Tucson AZ

 A traditional study of the 1969 stamps and forerunners

 Kurt Streepy

1

 1924 Panama Arms Issue for the Isthmus at Panama

 Bloomington IN

 This exhibit explores the development and use of the 1924 Panama Arms issue within the isthmus of Panama

 George Struble

1

 1924 1920 Basel-Frankfurt Airmail Service: What a Fiasco

 Salem OR

  The plane landed in Loerrach -- the German airport near Basel -- only 13 days, and only 102 pieces of mail were flown from Loerrach the entire period

George Struble

5

Swiss Airmail to the U.S.: A Rate Study

Salem OR

A rich story of treatment and rates of airmail service; who knew a rate study could be this interesting?!

 David Zemer

1

The Panama 1c Balboa American Bank Note Company Stamp: Its Printings and a Special Study of the Center-Invert

 Oslo Norway

 This exhibit concludes a 30-year study of Panama Sc. 197, and explains the mystery behind the center invert, Sc. 197a. Included are pre-production material, specimens, booklets, covers, and four of the known ten center-inverts.

 Louis Fiset

5

French Interzone and Free Zone Mail during the German Occupation (1940-1943)

 Seattle WA

Focuses on a system of mail delivery between the Occupied Zone and Free Zone during the occupation of France in World War II

Ralph Nafziger

A Soldier's Diary -- The World War I North Russia Expedition

 Albany OR

A soldier's experiences in the title campaign is chronicled in diary excerpts and using postal history from the expedition

Jaime Benavidez

Jesuit Mail at the Time of the Correo Mayor of New Spain

 Monterrey, Nuevo Leon
Mexico

A collection of all postal marks used during the Correo Mayour period (1736-1767) in the viceroyalty of New Spain

Sam Chiu

10 

Hankow, China, 1891-1919

New York, Ontario
Canada

The postal history of central China's city of Hankow for its Chinese post office and other foreign posst offices are shown to the end of WW I

Eric Lee

The Last Hurrah of the Beer Stamp: the 1947 Series

Quincy IL

This exhibit documents the usage of beer stamps under the Revenue Acts of 1943 and 1951

Michael Bloom

10 The Essays and Proofs of Guatemala

 Portland OR

Essays and proofs from the entire period of Guatemala philately are displayed, including unique archival material and artists' sketches

Larry Fillion

3

Canal Zone's 1962 Anti-Malaria Airmail Stamp and its First Day Covers

Acton MA

This is a traditional first day cover exhibitof the Canal Zone 7-cent Anti-malaria stamp issued on September 24, 1962 which was part of the World Health Organization's 1962 "The World United Against Malaria" stamp campaign

Marcela Diaz Cabal

5

Cervantes y El Quijote: Trascendencia y Universidad -- Una aproximacion a traves de la imagen y la palabra

Panama City,
Republic of Panama

The exhibit presents the writer Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra inserting himself in the fascinating historical moment that he is living and analyzes Don Quijote de la Mancha

Eric Knapp

1

Alaska's Gold Rush Forts: 1897 - 1925

Anchorage AK

The U.S. Army forts established in Alaska during the Klondike gold rush and the smaller related gold rushes

 John P Wynns

 3

Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee Issues of British Guiana

 Tucson AZ

A study of the stamps and usage

Michael Ley

8

Burma -- The Post War Territorial Issues of 1945 to 1947

Doniphan NE

A study of Burma stamps -- 1945 to 1947 and their uses: 1945 British military administration,; 1946 British civil administration; 1947 interim government issues

Tony Wawrukiewicz

6

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

Portland OR

Ways postage due stamps were used when adhesive stamps were allowed, and whether use indicated actual due collection, 1879-1986

Tony Wawrukiewicz

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

Portland OR

Illustrates both basic activities and innovations in the operation of the Dead Letter Office and division of dead letters from 1860 to 1985

Bruce Marsden

5

Swiss Fondue -- Switzerland through Philately

New Hope PA

A thematic exhibit using a variety of philatelic elements to tell the story of Switzerland as an independent nation and global diplomatic center

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Important Dates

March 21, 2021

Deadline for exhibit applications and for updated title/synopses pages

March 30 2021

Deadline for receiving  exhibits

Individual Exhibits

Prospectus for PIPEX 2021 – Downloadable, printable PDF file New version Feb. 22

Exhibit Entry Form – Downloadable, printable PDF file

Club Exhibits
No Club Exhibits in 2021

Every club or society that is a member of the Northwest Federation of Stamp Clubs is invited to show at PIPEX 2021 a Club Exhibit.  This one-frame, noncompetitive exhibit can showcase the club itself and interesting pages by its members.  The exhibit will contain a fascinating variety of treasures by -- preferably -- fifteen members of the club.  The normal frame fee is reduced for these exhibits.

 

Club Exhibit Prospectus – Downloadable, printable PDF file (not current for 2021)

Club Exhibit Entry Form – Downloadable, printable PDF file (not current for 2021)

 

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