Images of various oil production stamps 

        

  Petroleum Philatelic Society International


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Lots of sites that may be of interest to you. Check them out!
1. Society Members Sites:
a. Carlos Soares wonderful Petroleum exhibit can be seen here: http://www.filatelista-tematico.net/amostra.html

2. For really good information about exhibiting:
a. http://www.aape.org/index.asp

3. Good source for Perfins:
a. http://www.perfins.org/

4. A few very cool Petroleum sites:
a. http://aoghs.org/
b. http://azer.com/aiweb/categories/magazine /32_folder/32_articles/32_petrostamps.html Azerbaijan's Petroleum Stamps
c. http://www.eandp.demon.nl/glossary/
d. http://www.shipsonstamps.org/Topics/html/tanker.htm
e. http://www.oil150.com/
f. http://www.petroleumhistory.org/OilHistory/OHindex.html
g. http://geology.about.com/od/petroleum/a/aa_petroleum.htm
h. http://www.petroleumhistory.ca/
i. http://www.chevron.com/about/history/

5. Some general philatelic sites:
a. http://stamps.org/Home
b. http://www.americantopicalassn.org/home.shtml
c. http://www.filbert.com/stamplistopedia/
d. http://www.linns.com/Default.aspx
e. http://www.topicalphilately.com/Homeframe.htm
f. http://www.virtualstampclub.com/
g. http://www.filatelista-tematico.net/
h. http://www.stampinsider.org/
i. http://www.upu.int/en.html
j. http://stamporama.com/
k. http://www.philatelicdatabase.com/
l. The Universal Postal Union Catalogue This useful reference lists a lot of the stamps issued since 2002, particularly useful to check for genuine issues
m. Stamp Forgeries of the World This really useful site lists and illustrates very many stamp forgeries, it is therefore perfect for determining if your stamps are genuine or bogus. Morten Munck, who runs it, will also appreciate receiving information on items that should be added to his listing.
n. http://www.homeadvisor.com/r/home-stamp-collecting-tips/ Perhaps a little basic for many of our members, but a useful introduction to stamp collecting for anyone new to the hobby

6. Some sites of particular interest to REVENUE collectors:
a. http://www.revrevd.com/ This is not only a catalogue, but an excellent source of information about revenue stamps. Andrew McClellan's site covers the Middle East and various other areas. It gives a great deal of useful information on the revenue issues of the countries covered.
b. http://www.jbarefoot.co.uk The leading supplier of revenue stamps in the UK, who publishes a justifiably famous, series of worldwide revenue catalogues
c. http://www.ericjackson.com/rhome1c.asp The leading supplier of revenue stamps in the USA, has an excellent website, concentrating on US material
d. http://www.romaniastamps.com/ Mats Blückert's website has comprehensive coverage of Romanian stamps, both postage and revenue issues
e. http://www.staterevenue.org The Society for anyone interested in US State Revenues, publishers of the State Revenue Catalogue
f. http://www.revenuesociety.org.uk The UK Society for anyone interested in Revenues
g. http://www.esjvandam.com/index.html E. S. van Dam Ltd, Revenue dealer and editor & publisher of the Canadian Revenue Stamp Catalogue

If you'd like to suggest any other appropriate links the please use the contact form to advise the webmaster.







7. Some tools for philatelists:
a. https://flagspot.net/flags/
b. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html
c. http://www.un.org/Depts/Cartographic/english/htmain.htm
d. http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/index.html
e. http://www.wnsstamps.post/en/
f. http://tx4.us/nbs/nbsstamp.htm
g. http://www.sandafayre.com/stampatlas/introduction.html

8. Some online catalogues for you to use:
a. Freestampcatalogue.com World stamp catalogue
b. Stamp World's World Stamp Catalogue Claims to be the largest world catalogue
c. http://www.stamprussia.com/ Russia Catalogue
d. http://romaniastamps.com/ Romania Catalogue
e. http://colnect.com/en/stamps Another world catalogue

9. Some sites that may be useful for your research:
a. http://www.scribd.com/doc/15556689/1959-Aug-24-Titusville-Herald-Titusville-PA-Time-Capsuled
b. http://www.freepatentsonline.com/3158662.pdf
c. http://philatelystamp.com/Bangladesh_Rubber_Print.html Bangladesh overprints on Pakistan stamps
d. http://www.shipsonstamps.org/
e. http://www.answersingenesis.org/articles/am/v2/n1/origin-of-oil
f. http://little-mountain.com/oilwell/pages/photoalbum.html
g. http://www.little-mountain.com/oilwell/ An index of early petroleum history sites
h. The Antonius Ra Collection The largest world wide stamp collection with over 300 countries to view on line