First Issues Collectors Club promotes the collection of the first postage stamp issued by any nation, province, city, army or other entity that has, at any time, issued postage stamps, and facilitates the exchange of information about these issues among stamp collectors.
Check out the FICC exhibit at the World Philatelic Exhibition 2006
This series of pages is FICC' s central purpose: documenting all the first issues. The catalog entries link to the detail pages which are gradually being added.
We aim to have an auction of first issue related philatelic material every quarter. The auction is for members only.
A display of "hard-to-find" first issues. Some of these stamps may not be rare in the common sense of the word, but they may be difficult to find anyway. Also found here is a small quiz and a challenge!
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A simple list of all the pages on our site. Here you will find a few pages that are not reachable from anywhere else, such as links to other useful sites. If you don't know where to start, this is the place to start.
Information about how to get in touch with us. You will find a membership application here, too.
Starting a collection
Describes some of the different approaches to collecting first issues.
Rules & Regulations
For your convenience we have assembled all our rules in one place. You'll find our Auction rules, Want list rules and By-laws.
Defines the club and its purpose. The clubs by-laws are here for all to see.
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