Lithuania SIG #Lithuania Litvaks commemorated on world postage stamps #lithuania


HE <heastern@...>
 

Of interest to fellow Litvaks, is this philatelic collection of world
postage stamps celebrating famous Lithuanians, with one section all
about famous Litvaks .

The theme of this collection is "Lituanica" - it represents
world-wide issued postage stamps, which:
- commemorates past & present famous persons who are related to
Lithuania through their activities, ancestors or creations:
- commemorates the name of Lithuania (in different languages).
- presents Lithuanian symbols (flags, coat of arms and etc.) >from
different periods of time.
- delineates the territory of Lithuania on maps.
- mentions Lithuanian words, place-names of contemporary Lithuania,
hydronyms etc.
- The collection includes not only famous, but also controversial
persons who had some influence on Lithuanian history, politics and culture.


http://www.lituanicaonstamps.com/en/rinkiniai_zydai.php
Herb Epstein
Melbourne Australia
<heastern@netline.com.au>

MODERATOR'S NOTE: An article in the LitvakSIG Online Journal,
"Lithuanian Jews on Postage Stamps, Isaak Levitan, 1860-1900, can be found at:
https://www.litvaksig.org/information-and-tools/online-journal/
lithuanian-jews-on-postage-stamps-isaak-levitan-1860-1900

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