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Philatelic research at the British Library



The three key elements of the Curator’s job are: to collect, to preserve and to make available. In many ways that of making available is the most difficult to achieve and so I welcome this opportunity to describe the considerable resources available to researchers in philately and postal history at the British Library.


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  • Resource type

    Journal article

  • Institution
    • British Library

  • Organisational unit
    • Philatelic Collections

  • Journal title
    • Cross Post: Journal of The Friends of Postal Heritage

  • Volume
    • 10

  • Issue
    • 3

  • Publisher
    • Association of Friends of the National Postal Museum

  • Place of publication
    • London, UK

  • Rights statement
  • Rights holder
    • David R. Beech