Postage stamps and postal history of Liberia

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An 1864 stamp of Liberia.

This is a survey of the postage stamps and postal history of Liberia.

Liberia is a country on the west coast of Africa, bordered by Sierra Leone, Guinea, Côte d'Ivoire, and the Atlantic Ocean. The capital is Monrovia.

First stamps[edit]

The first stamps of Liberia were issued in 1860.[1]

1896 issue[edit]

Values between 1 and 50 cents, different subjects.

15 cents Vai woman.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Rossiter, Stuart & John Flower. The Stamp Atlas. London: Macdonald, 1986, p.309. ISBN 0-356-10862-7

Further reading[edit]

  • Bileski, Kasimir. A Century of Liberian Philately, 1971.

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