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The Pelteret Family

Philately

Philately is the study and/or collection of postage and revenue stamps, postal history and “cinderellas”. For the most part, these essays relate to material in personal collections.

1880 Oranje Vrij Staat Hospital Tax Hand-stamped Surcharge
2008-12-13

Rare Oranje Vrij Staat philately.

Bechuanaland Rifles in Mafeking: A Soldier's Letter
2010-09-07
British Field Service Post Card
Crocodile Pools
2008-12-13

Crocodile Pools: myth or reality?

Francois Johannes Joubert Eloff
2010-09-15

The Krom River Post Office and FJJ Eloff.

Knockaloe Aliens Camp
2010-08-16

Postal history.

Konzentrationslager Dachau
2016-11-27
Kran(t)zpoort, Transvaal
2008-12-13

Documenting a rare canceller (1911-1913).

Marshall Islands and Miss Letitia Rose
2008-12-13

Miss Letitia Rose, her Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902) correspondence from the Marshall Islands. Family history.

Medical Philately: An Overview
2008-12-13

An overview of the hobby.

Medicine, the Modern Olympic Games and Philately
2008-12-13

The medical link to the origins of the Games.

Orange River Station Post-Office Canceller
2008-12-13

Rediscovering a lost post-office.

Petrus Jacobus Joubert (1834-1900)
2010-09-07

Postal stationery item (briefkaart algemeene postvereeniging) and PJ Joubert (1834-1900).

Poland General Government
2016-11-27
Postal Stationery from a South African Attached to the Allied Central Mediterranean and Middle East Forces
2017-01-10

The narrative is based on an accumulation of correspondence from the World War II Central Mediterranean and Middle East war zone; the historical background and an interpretation of the collection. The Excel spreadhseet is a presentation of the data used in the narrative, allowing future expert reinterpretation.

Red Cross "Our Day" Flights - Make Your Sixpence Fly
2017-01-12
Ruhleben Prisoner of War Camp and Walter ("Wolly") Robert Neizel
2010-08-16
Rushen Internment Camp
2010-08-16

Postal history.

Stamps of the Oranje Vrij Staat
2008-12-13

Letetrs to the Journal of the Orange Free State Study Circle.

The Times Weekly Edition
2008-12-16

The London newspaper in reduced format as it was produced during World War II.