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Hello, Grüß Di, and welcome to the Austrian Philatelic Society (APS) site, where you'll find details of its activities and publications, as well more general information on Austrian Philately. These pages are written by Andy Taylor, the Editor (and Webmaster).

NEW BOOK!! "The Story of the Austrian Post up to 1850" See here for details.


Guest article #1: Return receipt (RR) service in the Austrian Empire, to 1875
Guest article #2: The Richard Krueger Collection
Guest article #2: Sammlung "Richard A. Krueger"
Guest article #3: The 1890 Austrian Empire definitive issue

Note: the Library is closed until further notice.

NEW BOOK!! "The Story of the Austrian Post up to 1850" See here for details.


To ensure you are looking at the latest version of the pages on this site, use the "Browser Refresh" feature (for chrome it's the curly arrow at top left). This applies especially to the Bookshop and Auction pages.

Getting in touch via email: Use the Procedure below. Don't make up other addressees (eg 'sales') as the spam filters will eat your email.Also check that you have supplied a return address that can accept emails from unknown senders. Note: if you use Gmail, replies from many of the Officers will probably land in your spam folder!

Ask-a-question: Increasingly, the 'ask-a-question' form produces a can't-find error. Please follow the procedure below!

The Procedure: Start and compose your email in whatever way you usually do, then fill in the TO field with the officer you want to receive it followed by @austrianphilately.com - for example an auction bid goes to auctioneer@austrianphilately.com and a complaint about this web site to webmaster@austrianphilately.com Your choice is: editor, treasurer, secretary, membership, webmaster, publicity, auctioneer.

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