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The War Amps, 100th Anniversary

Posted on by Canada Post in Latest Stamps

Founded 100 years ago on the philosophy of amputees helping amputees, The War Amps continues to improve the lives of war amputees, and all amputees including children. This envelope celebrates the charitable association with photos from the past and present. A timeline of The War Amps iconic Key Tag Service appears on the back.   Continue reading


Women in Winter Sports

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As our best winter athletes prepare to compete in 2018, Canada Post is issuing a set of five stamps to celebrate the achievements of six amazing Canadian superstars who topped the podium in a variety of winter sports.   Continue reading


From Far and Wide

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There are so many beautiful places to see across Canada, it's a constant temptation to pack your bags, hit the road and explore this fabulous country from one end to the other. If that's not practical, our new definitive stamp series - From Far and Wide - promises to satisfy even the most restless of armchair travelers and inspire all of us to see more of this land first-hand.   Continue reading


Year of the Dog

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They say “every dog has its day,” but from February 16, 2018, to February 4, 2019, those born in the Year of the Dog will have plenty of days to call their own. They certainly deserve it.   Continue reading


Christmas – Animals

Posted on by Canada Post in Latest Stamps

Every year Canadians eagerly anticipate the release of Canada Post's Christmas stamps. The annual issues have featured sacred and secular topics ranging from angels and other aspects of the nativity story to snowmen, toys, decorated trees and, of course, the jolly old elf himself.   Continue reading


Halifax Explosion 100th Anniversary

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On December 6, 1917, the cargo ship Imo collided with Mont-Blanc, a French vessel loaded with explosives. The massive blast that followed resulted in nearly 2,000 deaths and widespread damage. Issued one month before the 100th anniversary of the disaster, this stamp commemorates the tragedy and the resilience of Haligonians, who rebuilt their city from ashes.   Continue reading


Christmas – Madonna and Child

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Housed at the Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto, this magnificent oil-on-panel painting from the early 1500s is attributed to Italian artist Tommaso di Stefano Lunetti (circa 1495-1564). The Adoration of the Shepherds is a masterpiece of the Italian Renaissance in Florence.   Continue reading


Hanukkah

Posted on by Canada Post in Latest Stamps

This Hanukkah stamp, honouring the Jewish Festival of Lights, is the third issue in 2017 to mark a cultural celebration that is special to many Canadians. It follows our issue this year of the Eid and Diwali stamps.   Continue reading


Toronto Maple Leafs® 100th Anniversary

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One hundred years ago, the Toronto Arenas entered the newly formed National Hockey League® (NHL®) for the 1917-18 season. Despite losing its inaugural game to the Montreal Wanderers on December 19, 1917, the team proved its mettle, defeating the Vancouver Millionaires to claim the first Stanley Cup® Championship following the establishment of the NHL.   Continue reading


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