|SUNSBØ, Ivar |
|FIP Jury for Traditional Philately, Postal History and Aerophilately.|
Fellow of the Royal Philatelic Society London.
Member of DASV (Germany), of the APS (USA) and of several clubs and societies in Norway.
Traditional philately: Norway , Sweden, Denmark, Danish West Indies, Romania, Austria, Belgium, Baltic countries.
Postal history: Scandinavia and Europe.
Airmail: combination mail air / surface mail, in general routes and rates of commercial airmail.
Author of the book “Norske Brev før 1855” ( Norwegian mail pre-1855), 1989.
Numerous articles in the Norwegian magazines on various subjects: combined air/ surface mail; Danish bicoloured issues 1870-1905; war-time relations in Czech Republic pre-and during WWII.
Work in progress: Book about the treatment of underpaid mail / unpaid mail to Norway from the start of the Norwegian Post until the end of the postage due adhesive stamps 1927.
Large Vermeil Medals.
Andersen-Dethloff medal (highest ranked philatelic honour in Norway).
National awards in Norway and Sweden.
English, Norwegian, Danish, Swedish