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This video provides a short introduction to the postage stamps of Vatican City. It includes information on how to learn more about stamp collecting.
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First Christmas stamps were issued by Vatican City, based on nativity painting by Raphael (Scott 266-268).
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The Vatican Post Office issued a folder to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Bambino Gesù Pediatric Hospital. The stamp is also jointly issued with Itally. See the details
The 381th issue of Vatican Notes was mailed to VPS members in early October. This issue tells the story of space exploration and Vatican City stamps. (read article)
The VPS publication Vatican Notes is on-line with issues starting from the 1950's. New issues are published quarterly.Visit Library
The Rebuilding Of St. Peter's Basilica And The Vatican Palace by Rev. H.A. Phinney