Make your own free website on Tripod.com

PHILIPPINE STAMPS & TOPICAL COLLECTING

Original Topical Lists

Home
Philatelic Services
Main Stamp Catalog
Philippine Topicals I
Philippine Topicals II
Topical Stamps Lists
Articles
Philatelic Terms
Photo Gallery
Winning Exhibits
Contact
Message Boards

Popular Topics Or Themes In Stamp Collecting

*A Short List Of Topics For Stamp Collecting

Animals
Architecture
Arts
Asian Games
Automobile
Aviation
Ballet
Balloons
Bank and Banking
Basketball
Bicycle
Birds
Boxing
Bridge
Butterflies
Cactus
Cats
Chess
Cinema
Christmas
Dinosaurs
Dogs
Dolphins
Eagle
Elephants
Endangered
     Species
Environmental
     Protection
Famous Athletes
Famous Men
Famous Places
Famous Women
Filipiniana:
     Jose Rizal
     Andres Bonifacio and
        The Katipunan
Fire and Fire Prevention
Fishes
Flags
Furniture
Garden
Golf
Halley's Comet
Helicopter
Heroes
Horses and
     Horse Racing
Ice Skating
Insects
Jars
Jesus Christ
Kennedy, John F.
Landscapes
Literature
Madonna and Child
Maps
Marine Life
Martial Arts
Medical Science
Minerals
Mushrooms
Olympics
Orchids
Owls
Petroleum Industry
Photography
Police
Pope John Paul II
Pope Paul VI
Popes (Others)
Presidents
Queen Elizabeth II
Queen Victoria
Religious Paintings
Religion
Rotary International
Sails
Saints
Scientists
Scouting
Sculpture
Shells
Ships
Skiing
Soccer
Space Exploration
Telephone
Tennis
Trains
Trees
Turtles
United Nations
UPU
Waterfalls
Weapons
Weightlifting
Whales
Wildlife (WWF)
Windmills
World Fairs
World War II
     Anniversary
Wrestling
Writers
Zeppelins

     *This list is contained  in a published article of the author and organizer of this website.
        

*The First Ten Topical Stamps According To M.W. Martin (1957)

              Topic                        Year Issued               Issuing Country
 1. Automobile                         1901                         United States
 2. Basketball                           1934                         Philippines
 3. Bicycles                               1899                         Cuba              
 4. Horses/ Horse Racing     1936                         Germany
 5. Skating                                1925                         Hungary
 6. Police                                   1932                         Papua New
                                                                                            Guinea
 7. Railroad                              1871                         Peru
 8. Ships                                   1852                         British Guiana
 9. Telephone                          1934                        Germany
10. Yatching                            1928                         The Netherlands
 
*Martin, M.W., TOPICAL COLLECTING. New York: Arco Publishing Company, Inc., 1957

Updated: August 19, 2006
 
Click Or Press The Underlined Titles To View

Alex Angara Moises. Advance Thematic Collector. Philippines