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Name: United Nations (UN, NT-NY)
What: organization

The United Nations is an international organization with headquarters in New York City.

It has post offices in New York City, Geneva, and Vienna, where official mail is franked with UN stamps. In addition, private mail sent through these offices may also use UN stamps. UN mail is carried by the postal systems of the respective host countries.

Areas: UN

Stamps issued from 1951 to present

Numbers issued (approximate):
to 1990: 570 ; to 2010: 1050 ; to date: 1203



Sub-issuers
offices: UN offices in Geneva
offices: UN offices in Vienna

Currencies used: 100c=1$ (United States dollar), 100c=1$ (Canadian dollar)



Links:

Wikipedia
WP philately
Colnect UNO New York
WNS United Nations
as thing

Catalogs:
WNS
Michel
Yvert et Tellier
Stamp Number
AFA number
Stanley Gibbons
Unificato

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Related albums
ARC - United Nations
WSA UN New York


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