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H44PT: My last operations as H44PT were March / April 2000

MARCONI & HAM RADIO FIRST DAY COVERS

Marconi Postage Stamps and
First Day Covers from
Solomon Islands

Marconi First Day Cover from Solomon Islands

In 1996, the centennial year of radio communications, Solomon Islands in the SW Pacific issued a set of four stamps commemorating Marconi's achievements:
$1.05 - Marconi demonstration on Salisbury Plain c.1896
$1.20 - Marconi maritime installation c.1900
$1.35 - First aeronautical radio - Croydon Airport c.1920
$1.45 - Marconi in Japan during his 1933-34 world tour

I have some spares of this set of four stamps on a First Day Cover (FDC) - please contact me for price details etc.
Sorry, I no longer have any mint stamps.

Also Available
Solomon Islands Radio Society FDC

Issued for World Communications Year in 1983, I still have a small number of the special H44SI Solomon Islands Radio Society FDCs available for sale - - please contact me for price details etc.
Sorry, I no longer have any mint stamps. 
Solomon Islands Radio Society First Day Cover

Another H44 Ham Radio Cover:

Amateur Radio from Space Shuttle 

This cover is RARE!

Visit some other Marconi, Radio and Philatelic Sites:


 

International Marconi Day--Official Site


100 Yrs of Radio

Useful philatelic info page


 

 

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G8BCG UKSMG Member # 1570

 H44PT / G8BCG contact details: E-mail: Peter@h44pt.org.uk