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Surcharged Local Issue of 1915

Surcharged Warsaw Local Issue of 1915
One of numerous surcharges and overprints
on the Warsaw local issues of 1915


Various Polish cities issued local stamps during the German occupation. In 1915
the municipal council of Warsaw issued these stamps for use within a 30 mile radius
of the city. The stamps were not officially sanctioned by the central government.


Bibliography

"K.O.M.W., Groszy." Glossary of Stamp Collecting Terms. n.d. AskPhil. Collectors
Club of Chicago. 11 Dec. 2005 http://www.askphil.org/index.htm.

"Poland." Standard Postage Stamp Catalogue. 1997.


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