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Canada Post celebrates 100th anniversary of The War Amps

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– Canada Post issued today a commemorative envelope celebrating the 100th anniversary of The War Amps, a widely recognized charitable association dedicated to assisting Canadian amputees. Released early in a year of celebration for the association, the envelope pays tribute to The War Amps and the countless number of Canadians it has helped over the past century.   Continue reading


2018 Black History Month stamps celebrate trailblazers Lincoln M. Alexander and Kathleen (Kay) Livingstone

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Canada Post is marking upcoming Black History Month with stamps for 2018 celebrating Lincoln M. Alexander and Kathleen (Kay) Livingstone, two prominent Black Canadians who shattered barriers for visible minorities in Canada. The stamps will be available for purchase at postal outlets and canadapost.ca/blackhistory beginning February 1, the start of Black History Month in Canada.   Continue reading


Canada Post welcomes Year of the Dog

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Canada Post has released its annual two-stamp issue to mark the Lunar New Year, the 10th in this most recent lunar series. True to the traditional aspects of the celebration, the Year of the Dog stamps incorporate Chinese lanterns as a central design element.   Continue reading


Canada Post marks the Halifax Explosion with new stamp

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Today, Canada Post issued a stamp commemorating the devastating explosion that rocked Halifax on the morning of December 6, 1917, when two ships – one loaded with explosives – collided in the narrows leading to its harbour. Released one month before the 100th anniversary of that fateful day, the issue also salutes the resilience of the Haligonians who rebuilt their city from the ashes.   Continue reading


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