Infographics: Stamp Collecting Hobby

Posted by on Apr 22, 2016 in Memento | No Comments

Stamps were first introduced in Singapore in 1854. Collecting and trading stamps was a popular and inexpensive hobby which valued the variety of subject matter depicted, and revealed details about history, heritage, culture and values.

This series of colourful infographics by the Singapore Memory Project features an introduction to stamp collecting and a historical timeline of postage stamps in Singapore. View more interesting infographics here on the irememberSG Facebook photo album.

Click on the infographics to view in full size.

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