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Episode 24 - Canadarm

5/28/2017
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In Episode 24, we learn about the history of the Canadarm and the stamp issued by Canada Post to celebrate this momentous achievement in robotics. Check out the stamps (and more) discussed in this episode here: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/161181909945/the-canadarm

Duration:00:13:12

Episode 23 - The Constitution Act, 1982

5/22/2017
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In Episode 23, we learn about The Constitution Act, 1982, the Charter and the stamps issued by Canada Post to celebrate this moment in Canadian history. Check out the stamps (and more) discussed in this episode here: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/160949758180/the-constitution-act-1982

Duration:00:21:53

Episode 22 - Expo67

4/30/2017
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In Episode 22, we look back at Expo67 and the stamps issued by Canada Post to celebrate the event. Check out the stamps (and more) discussed in this episode here: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/160160694005/expo-67

Duration:00:42:28

Episode 21 - Earth Day: Canada & Ireland Joint Issue in 2005

4/22/2017
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In Episode 21, we celebrate Earth Day by looking at a joint issue released in 2005 by Canada Post and An Post of Ireland. Check out the stamps (and more) discussed in this episode here: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/159874718190/earth-day-canada-ireland-joint-issue-in-2005

Duration:00:10:54

Episode 20 - Terry Fox

4/16/2017
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In Episode 20, we learn about Terry Fox, a young man celebrated on two Canadian stamps for inspiring people around the world with his courageous battle against cancer. Check out the stamps (and more) discussed in this episode here: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/159644447920/terry-fox

Duration:00:14:18

Episode 19 - Canadian National Vimy Memorial

4/9/2017
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In episode 19 we talk about the courageous assault on Vimy Ridge by Canadian soldiers on April 9, 1917 and the stamps issued that depict the Canadian National Vimy Memorial. Check out the stamps (and more) discussed in this episode here: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/159372916800/canadian-national-vimy-memorial

Duration:00:20:12

Episode 18 - Tips for Soaking Stamps

3/26/2017
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In Episode 18, I share my stamp soaking method. Get more info and a video of the method discussed in this episode here: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/158852724695/soaking-stamps

Duration:00:07:14

Episode 17 - Thomas D'Arcy McGee

3/19/2017
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In Episode 17, we learn about Thomas D’Arcy McGee, a founding father of Canada, the first Irishman in the English-speaking world to appear on a postage stamp, and the victim of the only politically motivated assassination in Canadian history. Check out the stamps (and more) discussed in this episode here: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/158592673040/thomas-darcy-mcgee

Duration:00:13:16

Episode 16 - Blue Whale

3/12/2017
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In Episode 16, we discuss the biggest and highest stamp denomination Canada Post has ever produced, the Blue Whale 10 dollar stamp. Show notes at: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/158311219450/blue-whale

Duration:00:07:10