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 expose at the World Philatelic Exhibition 2006
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On this page you will find a short description of all the menu items you see above. Please enjoy our site and feel free to let us know the good and the bad things about it.
- Introduces our quarterly newsletter First Issues. You will find an index to all the previous issues and information on how to purchase back issues.
- We strive to have an auction of first issue related philatelic material every quarter. The auction is for members only, but anybody may view the auction rules, the lots in the current auction and the results of the previous auction.
- A changing 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!
- We are attempting to assemble a more or less exhaustive list of philatelic first issues. We will try to compile more detailed information for some, and eventually all, issues listed. This will be a work in progress for years to come.
- Member to member discussions about anything related to first issues collecting. A letter to the editor in the newsletter will have a turn-around time of up to three months. In the forums you may get feed-back in an instant.
- Site map
- 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 a Day of the Week calculator, an alphabetical list of countries we currently cover and 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!
- Tips & Tricks
- Here we collect bits and pieces of information that may be of help to you in using this site. This is also the place to check for information related to computers and stamp collecting in general.
- 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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