List updated 4/12/17
 
Can you help?

There are a number of holes in our collection that we are trying to fill, in order to complete periodical runs or book sets. The Northwest Philatelic Library is specifically seeking donations of the titles below. If you have a country-specific catalog that is five or less years old, please donate it to the collection. Or, “adopt” a country and purchase that country’s catalog for the collection. Or, make a financial contribution that can be pooled with like-donations for the earmarked Catalog Fund. Thank you!

BOOKS

American Philatelic Congress Books [Annual]
1935-46
1948
1951
1963

American Topical Association (ATA) Handbooks

3 Religion
8 The Horse
10 Birds
20 United Nations
25 Brussels International Fair
33 Space
64 Scouts
119 Topical Time [Reprints]
142 Topical Time [Index 1988-95]

Japanese Hand Engraved Stamps, Study Group of Hand Engraved Stamps, 1975.

Postal History of Canada During the Reign of Queen Victoria, Vol. 2, Sherman Pompey, 1978.

Scott Standard Postage Stamp Catalogue – 1899, 1918, and 1921

Specialized Guide to Bureau Precancels, 3rd ed. Horace Trout, Editor [Gilbert Noble], 1980.

U.S. Official Postal Guide – “Domestic” vols. for 1915, 1917, 1921, 1922, 1938, 1940, 1942, 1944, 1946, 1948, 1950, and 1952; “International vols. for 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1947, and 1952.

U.S. Official Postal Guide Monthly Supplements – July-Aug. 1934, July 1936, July 1937, July 1939, Jan-March and May-June 1940.

Postal Laws and Regulations - Volumes between 1914 and 1947.

Postal Manual – Chapters 3-8 of the 1954 edition.

PERIODICALS

Air Mail Collector
Vol. IV, No. 1 [1931]

Aero Philatelist Annals
Vol. 1, Nos. 2 and 3. [1953]

Airpost Journal
Vol. 2, Nos. 2-5 [1931]
Vol. 5, Nos. 4-6, 8-12 [1934]
Vol. 6, Nos. 1, 2, 7 [1934-35]
Vol. 7, No. 12 [1936]
Vol. 8, Nos. 6-12 [1937]

Vol. 9, Nos. 1-5, 7, 8 [1937-38]

American Philatelist [Monthly]
NPL has only sporadic coverage during the periods 1890-1914 and 1916-23
Vol. 37, nos. 2, 3 [1923]
Vol. 39, no. 2 [1925]
Vol. 40, no. 2 [1926]
Vol. 41, nos. 9-11 [1928]
Vol. 42, nos. 3-12 [1929]
Vol. 43, nos. 1, 5, 7, 8 [1929-30]
Vol. 44, no. 12 [1931]
Vol. 45, nos. 2, 4-7 [1931-32]
Vol. 47, 1-12 [1933-34]
Vol. 50, nos. 1-12 [1936-37]
Vol. 51, nos. 4-6 [1938]
Vol. 53, nos. 1-12 [1939-40]
Vol. 54, nos. 1-4, 7-10, 12
Vol. 55, nos. 1-12 [1941-42]
Vol. 56, nos. 2, 4-6, 8-9, 12 [1942-43]
Vol. 57, nos. 3-6 [1943-44]
Vol. 58, no. 3, 8-12 [1944-45]
Vol. 59, nos. 1-6, 8, 12 [1945-46]
Vol. 60, no. 4 [1947]
Vol. 65, nos. 9-12 [1952]
Vol. 66, no. 3 [1952]

BNA Topics

Vols. 1-2, All [1944-45]

Vol. 23, nos. 1-10 [1966]

Vol. 28, no. 1 [1971]

Vol. 29, nos. 10, 11 [1972]

Vol. 64, nos. 1, 3 [2007]

Canal Zone Philatelist [Quarterly]
Vol. 37, no. 4 [2001] Whole no. 141

Collectors Club Philatelist [Bi-monthly]
Vol. 1, Nos. 1, 2 [1922]
Vol. 31, Nos. 2, 4 [1952]

Vol. 79, No. 6 [2000]

Chronicle of Classic U.S. Postal Issues [Quarterly]
Issues 1-45 [1948-63]

Essay-Proof Journal
Vol. 2, Nos. 1, 2 [1945]
Vol. 9, Nos. 1, 2, 3 [1952]
Vol. 10, No. 4 [1953]
Vol. 11, Nos. 1, 2, 4 [1954]
Vol. 12, No. 2 [April 1955]
Vol. 13, No. 2 [April 1956]
Vol. 14, Nos. 1, 2 [1957]
Vol. 15, Nos. 1, 2, 4 [1958]
Vol. 16, Nos. 2, 3, 4 [1959]
Vols. 17-18, all issues [1960-61]
Vol. 19, Nos. 1, 2, 3 [1962]
Vol. 20, Nos. 2, 3, 4 [1963]
Vol. 21, Nos. 2, 3, 4 [1964]
Vol. 22, Nos. 1, 3, 4 [1965]
Vol. 23, Nos. 3, 4 [1966]
Vol. 24, Nos. 2, 3, 4 [1967]
Vols. 25, all issues [1968]
Vol. 26, No. 1 [1969]

Vols. 27 through 30, all issues [1970-73]
Vol. 32, Nos. 2, 3 [1975]

Vol. 36, all issues [1979]
Vol. 37, all issues [1980]
Vols. 38 through 40, all issues [1981-83]
Vol. 41, Nos. 2, 4 [1984]
Vol. 42, Nos. 1, 2, 4 [1985]
Vols. 43 through 47, all issues [1985-90], except v45, #3

German Postal Specialist
Vol. 7, Nos. 1-9 [1956]
Vol. 8, Nos. 1-3, 5-11 [1957]
Vol. 9, Nos. 1-2 [1958]
Vol. 60, No. 12 [2009]
Vol. 61 & 62, all issues [2010-11]

Mexicana [Quarterly]
Vols. 1 - 3, all issues [1952-54]
Vol. 57, no. 4 [2008]

Topical Time
See ATA Handbook listings under Books

Transit Postmark Collector
Vols. 5 - 16, all issues [1951-65]
Vol. 17, nos. 1, 2 [ Jan.-March 1966]
Whole no. 180 [Sept. 1970]
Whole no. 189 [March 1972]
Whole no. 191 [July 1972]
Vol. 24, no. 1 [1973]

United States Specialist [Monthly]
Vols. 4 – 6, all issues [1933-35]
Vols. 17 – 18, all issues [1946-47]

If you wish to donate periodicals for this project, please contact us. Alternatively, if you knowa way NPL could acquire an item inexpensively, please let us know.