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Postage stamps

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Government-authorized adhesive stamps, imprinted stamps, hand stamps, or meter markings issued as evidence of prepayment of postage.

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Series I: Early Albums, 1937-1955

Call Number: MSS 1, Series I
Scope and Contents: Comprises albums formed during Mallender's early collecting years. The first three albums (volumes A-C) in this series form a general collection of Commonwealth stamps of the period. Organization is alphabetical, by country or territory. Stamps are placed in standard mounts, with multiple mounts affixed to the recto of each album page (on black paper). The majority of mounted items are individual stamps, with infrequent mounting of stamp sheets or booklets. The country or territory name is...
Dates: 1937-1955

Series IV: Gibbons Catalogues, 1999

Call Number: MSS 1, Series IV
Scope and Contents:

Comprises the 1999 edition of the Stanley Gibbons Stamp Catalogue: British Commonwealth, in two volumes. Throughout both volumes, ticks (check marks) have been placed next to the entries for select stamps. The ticks appear to be Mallender's record of stamps present within in his collection. The abundance of ticks indicates that Mallender collected a significant portion of Commonwealth stamps produced between 1937 and 1992.

Dates: 1999

William Helfand collection of medical ephemera

Call Number: Pam Coll 8
Abstract: The collection contains printed ephemera related to medicine and pharmacy either arranged in albums by William Helfand or donated in loose form. These include trade cards (some on marijuana and street drugs), postcards, advertisements in various formats for patent medicines and devices, advertisements for cancer cures, playing cards, cards of famous scientists and physicians, stock certificates for pharmaceutical companies, photographs of old pharmacies, pharmacy prescription envelopes,...
Dates: 1817-2007

Fred Mallender Collection of British Commonwealth postage stamps

Call Number: MSS 1

Consists of about 40,000 postage stamps from countries or territories of the British Commonwealth, from 1937-1992, collected by Fred Mallender.

Dates: 1937-1992

Anna Marble-Pollock cat collection

Call Number: YCAL MSS 1541

The collection contains photographs and other visual materials, objects, papers, printed material, and sound recordings relating to cats, Anna Marble-Pollock, and Carl Van Vechten.

Dates: 1827-circa 1966

Collection of Bookplates by Hans Ranzoni the Younger

Call Number: BKP 71

The collection contains bookplates by Hans Ranzoni the Younger, an Austrian graphic artist and engraver.

Dates: 1928-1943

Goldie Russler and Abraham Burstein papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 1117

The Goldie Russler and Abraham Burstein Papers consist of personal and professional records of American Yiddish theater actress Goldie Russler (1904-1997) and her husband Abraham Burstein (1900-1992) from circa 1900-1992.

Dates: 1900-1992

Shipping envelope to Barbara Wilk, 3 January 1973

 Item — 1: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3; Series 4; Series 6; Series 7; Series 8, Folder: 57
Call Number: MSS 14 , Series VIII

Sugg and McDonald family papers

Call Number: WA MSS S-2885
Abstract: This collection documents the Sugg family and McDonald family in Sonora, California, circa 1850-1973. Papers in the collection include correspondence, financial records, school records, recipes, photographs, and scrapbooks, as well as material related to collecting postage stamps. A group of papers also document the relationship between the Sugg family and George W. Nicol, a superior court judge in Tuolumne County, 1891-1922. Photographs in the collection consist chiefly of family portraits...
Dates: circa 1850-1973