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Living Australian

What does it mean to be “Living Australian?” The Australian day Council of NSW with the support of Australia Post encouraged Australians from across the country to explore the theme of “Who We Are” as a nation, by showcasing how …

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Women of Achievement II

Celebrating 100 years since the Nobel Prize for Chemistry was awarded to Marie Curie, four stamps will feature just a few of the many women whose achievements are internationally renowned.

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Famous People of Lithuania

Lithuania post issued a set of three stamps featuring famous people, Gabriele Petkevicaite-Bite, Artist Justinas Vienožinskis and Stasys Šalskauskis. Gabriele Petkevicaite-Bite (1861–1943) Writer, pedagogue, philanthropist and public figure. One of the most famous Lithuanian women’s of the end of XIX …

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Art Canada – Daphne Odjig

A Canadian artist of Aboriginal ancestry, Daphne Odjig was born September 11, 1919, and raised on the Wikwemikong Unceded Indian Reserve on Manitoulin Island (Lake Huron), Ontario. Her father, Dominic Odjig, and her grandfather, Chief Jonas Odjig, were Potawatomi, descended …

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Famous People 2010

PNG post issued a set of stamps and souvenir sheet featuring the most famous people Pope John Paul II, Pope Benedict XVI and Mother Teresa. Famous People 2010 Pope John Paul II Pope John Paul is the first Polish pope …

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