|VASSEUR, Jean-Claude |
17420 SAINT PALAIS SUR MER France
|Fellow of the Royal Philatelic Society London.|
Member of the “Club Philatélique Franco-Britannique” and the British North America Society.
Newfoundland, traditional philately and aerophilately.
How stamps originated, links with the great postal reform of 1840 (Rowland Hill) and how the Penny Black was created using the metal instruments available at the time, together with intaglio engraving; identification of “Penny Black” stamps.
Conferences at the “Club Philatélique Franco-Britannique” and CAF.
49 articles in “Britannica” and other contributions to “Newfie Newsletter” and “BNATopics”.
Over 20 articles in other journals, focusing mainly on the postal history of Newfoundland.
Author of the book: Newfoundland Air Mail 1939/1939, 260 p.
Portugal 2010: Newfoundland Air Mail 1919/1939, Large Vermeil Europhilex. 2015, London: Newfoundland Air Mail 1919/1939, Large Gold.