Postage stamps and postal history of Martinique

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A 1908 stamp of Martinique.

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

Martinique is an island in the eastern Caribbean. To the northwest lies Dominica, to the south St Lucia, and to the southeast Barbados. It is an overseas region of France.

First stamps[edit]

The first stamps of Martinique were issued on 18 July 1886.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Martinique. Sandafayre Stamp Atlas. Retrieved 18 August 2011.

Further reading[edit]

  • Picirilli, Bob. Postal and Airmail Rates in France & Colonies 1920-1945. France and Colonies Philatelic Society of Great Britain.

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