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Member Presentations & Exhibits

1900 Rochester Street Car Cancel

*** Presentations ***
in HTML (web link), Powerpoint or PDF formats


  • Census of U.S. 1 and 2 on Cover (PowerPoint- 8 megs) by Mark Scheuer
  • Year Dating 1847 Issue Covers (PowerPoint- 14 megs) by Mark Scheuer
  • The Catharine McKie Correspondence of 1847 Issue Covers (Troy to South Easton, NY) (PDF- 2 megs) (PowerPoint- 5 megs) by Mark Scheuer
  • Some of My Blackjacks (PDF- 8.3 megs) by by John Flannery III
  • Colonel Ephriam Ellsworth Patriotic Envelopes (HTML Exhibit Pages) (PowerPoint- 61 megs) by John Stoltz
  • U.S. Civil War Currency (PDF- 51 megs) by George T. Fekete
  • Proofs of U.S. Stamps (PDF- 8 megs) by Mark Scheuer
  • U.S. 19th Century Fancy Cancels (HTML) by John Stoltz
  • U.S. Fancy Cancels and a bit of Postal History to Explain Them (PowerPoint- 14 megs) (PDF- 1.2 megs) by Rich Spinelli
  • Hand Cancel Dies (PowerPoint- 22 megs) by Larry Rausch
  • Hand Cancel Dies found in 2015 (PowerPoint- 8 megs), (PDF- 4 megs) by Larry Rausch
  • Flag Cancels (PowerPoint- 8 megs) (PDF- 5 megs) by Charles Adrion
  • My Little Town- Black Rock, NY (PDF- 12 megs with notes) by George Fekete
  • Match and Medicine Stamps of Western New York (PowerPoint- 6 megs) by Mark Scheuer
  • U.S. Beer Stamps (PowerPoint- 14 megs) by Mark Scheuer
  • "Kansas-Nebraska Series on Covers" (PowerPoint- 47 megs) (PDF- 8 megs) by Mark Scheuer
  • 20th-21st Century US Auxiliary Markings (HTML) by Tom Fortunato
  • The U.S. Transportation Issue of 1981-1995 (PDF- 4.5 megs) by Terry Blum, Western Monroe Stamp Club
  • Precancels (PowerPoint- 40 megs) (PDF- 5 megs) by Charles Adrion and Jim Sands
  • What are Christmas Seals? (PDF- 12 megs) (PowerPoint- 28 megs) by Florence Wright
  • Seal Mail (PDF- 6 megs) (PowerPoint- 8 megs); Seal Mail Script (PDF- .3 megs) by Florence Wright


  • Bohemia and Moravia, Including the Thresienstadt Parcel Admission Stamp (PDF- 3.4 megs), (PowerPoint- 5.6 megs) by Rich Spinelli
  • 1898 Canada Map Stamp (PDF- 8 megs), (PowerPoint- 54 megs) by Bob Lighthouse
  • The 1898 Canadian Map Stamp- Printing and Varieties (PDF- 15.7 megs), (PowerPoint- 20 megs) by Bob Lighthouse
  • Great Britain Penny Blacks Reconstructed Sheet (HTML) by Tom Fortunato
  • Great Britain Penny Reds (PDF- 9 megs) by Larry Rausch
  • Great Britain Penny Reds ID Project (PDF- 2 megs), (PowerPoint- 4.5 megs) by Larry Rausch
  • The Philately of Israel (HTML) by Bert Keiner
  • Hiking Japan- Its Coins and Stamps (PDF- 48 megs), (PowerPoint- 98 megs) by Steve Eisinger
  • Norden Stamp Series 1956-2012 (PowerPoint- 25 megs) by Fred Haynes
  • Confusing, Obscure, Bizzare, and Defunct Countries- Their Coins and Stamps (PDF- 18 megs), (PowerPoint- 49 megs) by Steve Eisinger
  • Oh, That Rochester (PDF- 6 megs), (PowerPoint- 41 megs) by Tom Fortunato
  • Hiking Peru- and its Stamps and Coins (PDF- 26 megs), (PowerPoint- 56 megs) by Steve Eisinger
  • Ryukyu Islands (HTML) by Bert Keiner
  • Queen Victoria Era Stamps of St. Lucia (PowerPoint- 11 megs) by Scott Martz
  • Messages on Mail (PDF- 5.4 megs), (PowerPoint- 6.3 megs) by Florence Wright


  • Before Photography 1- Velazquez (PDF- 4 megs) (PowerPoint-33 megs) by Mario Sarra
  • Before Photography 2- Goya (PDF- 10 megs) (PowerPoint-18 megs) by Mario Sarra
  • Christmas in Philately (PDF- 9 megs) (PowerPoint-28 megs) (script in PDF-361 kb) by Florence Wright
  • Cypripedium Orchids (PDF- 3 megs) (PowerPoint-21 megs) (script in PDF-363 kb) by Paul Brach
  • Don Quijote de la Mancha (PDF- 4.8 megs) (PowerPoint-27 megs) by Mario Sarra
  • "Dragons Error" (PDF- 2.1 megs) by Larry Rausch
  • "Far Away Places with Strange Names- A to B Countries" (PDF- 11 megs) (PowerPoint-36 megs) by Paul J. Brach
  • JFK on U.S. Covers (PDF- 8.5 megs) (PowerPoint-19 megs) by Luis Greiff, Jr.
  • Medical Stamps (PDF) (PowerPoint-32 megs) by Steve Eisinger
  • History of the Mail and Postage Stamps (HTML) by Tom Fortunato
  • Mail Delivery (PowerPoint- 10 megs) (PDF- 6 megs) by Larry Rausch
  • Merry Christmas- Stamps (PDF- 4.2 megs) (PowerPoint-19 megs) by Florence Wright
  • Minerals on Stamps 2013 (PDF) by Fred Haynes
  • Minerals on Stamps 2016 (PDF) by Fred Haynes
  • Mushrooms on Stamps (PDF- 8 megs) (PowerPoint-101 megs) by Paul J. Brach
  • My Family Stamp Album (PDF- 6 megs) (PowerPoint-23 megs) by Larry Rausch
  • My Stamp Collection (PDF- 12 megs) (PowerPoint-25 megs) (script in PDF-104 kb) by Charlie Adrion
  • The Orient Express on Stamps (PDF- 10 megs) (PowerPoint-25 megs) by Paul J. Brach
  • Psycho-Philately: Adolf Hitler (PowerPoint- 10 megs) by Dr. Anthony Labrum
  • A Philatelic Trip Through Norway (PDF) by Fred Haynes
  • Odds and Ends (PDF- 4 megs) by Rich Spinelli
  • A Philatelic Look at the Weather (HTML) by Tom Fortunato
  • Railroading in Philately (PDF- 11 megs) (PowerPoint-31 megs) (script in Word-104 kb) by Florence Wright and Whitney McMahon
  • Small Stamps (PDF- 1.4 megs) (PowerPoint-3.3 megs) by Paul J. Brach
  • Surprises from the Dollar Box 3 (PDF- 2 meg and PowerPoint-6 megs) by Rich Spinelli
  • USPS' Women on Stamps (PDF- 1.1 megs)
  • World War II on Worldwide Stamps (HTML and PowerPoint-31 megs) by Luis Greiff, Jr.

    Hobby Interests

  • All about World Stamp Show-NY 2016 (PDF- 5 megs and PowerPoint-26 megs) by Tom Fortunato
  • World Stamp Show-NY 2016 Wrapup (PDF- 20 megs) by Tom Fortunato
  • "How I Got Into Cachet Making" (PDF- 1.8 meg and PowerPoint-3.4 megs) by Kelly Armstrong
  • Computers & Philately: Creating Album Pages (PDF- 18 megs) by George Fekete
  • Computers and Philately Overview (PDF- 6 megs and PowerPoint-23 megs) by George Fekete
  • Welcome to the World of Exhibiting (PDF- 6 meg and PowerPoint-10.2 megs) by Tom Fortunato
  • An Exhibit Primer (PDF- 1 meg and PowerPoint-1.4 megs) by Tom Fortunato
  • 2016 Cachet Contest (PDF- 2 meg and PowerPoint-8 megs) by Rich Spinelli
  • "The Life of a Famous Nassau Street Stamp Dealer" (PDF- 5 meg article) by Robert DeLena
  • A Brief Look at ROPEX History (PDF- 4 megs) by Fred Haynes


  • 2015 Stamp Quiz (PowerPoint- 6 megs) (PDF- 2 megs) by Fred Haynes
  • 2015 Stamp Olympiad Quiz (PDF- 1 meg) and Answers (PDF- 2 megs) by Fred Haynes
  • US Philatelic Trivia (PDF- 2.4 megs and PowerPoint-2.9 megs) by Larry Rausch

    Postcards (Deltiology)

  • Introduction to Dear Doctor Postcards (PDF- 4 megs and PowerPoint-14 megs) by Tom Fortunato

    *** Stamp Exhibits ***
    in HTML (web link) format


  • Star Cancels of Delaware County, New York by Ada Prill
  • UH-OH! Mistakes in US Auxiliary Markings by Ada Prill
  • USA 1934-35 3c Mothers of America Stamp- Postal Usages, Rates and Services by Lloyd Hogg, ROPEX 2019 Exhibitor
  • Printer Postage by Tom Fortunato
  • Selected Rochester (N.Y.) Rail Mail by Norman Wright
  • US Revenue Stamps- "Using the Documents of Commerce to Fund the Civil War" (PDF- 8 megs) by John Lighthouse


  • Canada 1898 Map Stamp by Robert Lighthouse
  • Sanitary Inspection Stamps of Rosario, Argentina by Ann Triggle
  • Poland Prisoner of War Camps- Woldenberg Oflag IIC by Raymond Stone
  • 20th Century History by Tom Fortunato
  • That's a Postage Stamp? by Tom Fortunato
  • Single Page Exhibits by Tom Fortunato


  • Ceramics by Tom Fortunato
  • Everybody Must Get Stoned (but Not Bob Dylan's Version) by Elli Steeb
  • Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Kristen Ollies
  • Idioms by Tom Fortunato
  • In Honour of Dias by Gretchen Dinin
  • Justin S. Morrill and the Land-Grant College Acts by James A. Blaine, ROPEX 2019 Exhibitor
  • Wrestling by Tom Fortunato


  • The Niagara Federation of Stamp Clubs (PDF) by Stuart Keeley


  • The East Branch of the Delaware River by Ada Prill
  • What's a Telephone Good For? by Ada Prill

    *** Society Promotional Exhibits ***
    in HTML (web link) format

  • International Society of Worldwide Stamp Collectors Promotional Frame by Tom Fortunato
  • Cover Collectors Circuit Club Promotional Frame by Tom Fortunato