Welcome to BNAPS
The British North America Philatelic Society Ltd. - BNAPS - is an international organization (founded 1943) devoted to the collecting and study of the stamps, markings, and postal history of Canada and the pre-confederation colonies of British North America (British Columbia, Canada, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island).
Are you going to NY2016?
Join your BNAPS colleagues at NY2016 World Stamp Show, 28 May to 4 June
BNAPS is sharing Booth No 881 with the Royal Philatelic Society of Canada and the Postal History Society of Canada. Stop by, say "hello", and share your successful purchases with fellow BNAPSers.
There will be several seminar presentations by BNAPS members, a two-hour social event with people from the Vincent Graves Greene Philatelic Research Foundation, a chance to win a free year's membership in a Canadian philatelic society, 25 Canadian exhibits, literature exhibits, a stellar dealers' bourse, and more.
Canadian philatelic society events
Our award winning journal, BNA Topics, contains articles on all aspects of BNA philately. The issues are all available online. The most recent five years are available to BNAPS members only.
BNAPS members can join one or more specialized Study Groups, many of which have their newsletters online.
In many areas of Canada and the United States, you can find a Regional Group that offers further opportunity for fellowship with collectors of BNA.
World Stamp Show NY2016
Learn about BNA Stamps
Canadian Philately - An Outline is a freely available handbook that provides an overview of the many fascinating areas of BNA philately.
Online Resources and Exhibits (ORE) provides a wide range of overview, tutorial, reference, and specialized articles and online exhibits covering all facets of BNA philately.
The Horace W. Harrison Online Library contains the back issues of BNA Topics, and provides a searchable index to Topics, Maple Leaves, and the PHSC Journal.
The Horace W. Harrison Online Library also contains back issues of Study Group Newsletters, which document the discoveries and ongoing research of the BNAPS Study Groups.
BNAPEX 2016 Fredericton: 30 Sept. - 2 Oct. 2016
BNAPEX 2016 will be held in Fredericton, NB, at the end of September. The convention is being hosted by the Fredericton District Stamp Club. Plan now to admire the beautiful autumn colours of New Brunswick.
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