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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 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 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. Get more info and a video of the method discussed in this episode here:

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 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


Episode 15 - Canadian Opera

3/4/2017
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In Episode 15, we learn about the recently released stamps from Canada Post honouring Canadian Opera. Show notes at: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/158006224895/canadian-opera

Duration: 00:17:30


Episode 14 - Louis Riel

2/19/2017
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In Episode 14, we learn about Louis Riel, the controversial leader and founder of Manitoba, along with the stamps that commemorate him. Show notes at: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/157444354375/louis-riel

Duration: 00:15:35


Episode 12 - Viola Desmond

2/12/2017
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In Episode 12, we learn about Viola Desmond, iconic Canadian civil rights activist and successful Nova Scotian businesswoman. Show notes at: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/157144551440/viola-desmond

Duration: 00:12:21


Episode 10 - 2017 Canada Post Issues

1/22/2017
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In Episode 10, we look at what Canada Post will have in store for us for 2017. Check out the stamps discussed in this episode here: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/156218642095/2017-canada-post-issues

Duration: 00:07:37


Episode 9 - 2016 Canada Post Holiday Stamps

12/4/2016
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In Episode 9, we look at the 2016 holiday stamps issued by Canada Post. Check out the stamps discussed in this episode here: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/154040780955/2016-canada-post-holiday-stamps

Duration: 00:07:08


Episode 8 - The World’s First Christmas Stamp?

11/27/2016
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In Episode 8, we get the real story behind what some claim as the world’s first Christmas stamp, issued by Canada in 1898. Check out the stamps discussed in this episode here: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/153742599660/the-worlds-first-christmas-stamp

Duration: 00:20:16


Episode 7 - The Bluenose

11/19/2016
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In Episode 7, we learn about the most famous ship in Canadian history, the Bluenose schooner, also known as the Queen of the North Atlantic. Check out the stamps discussed in this episode here: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/153406097110/the-bluenose

Duration: 00:12:25


Episode 6 - Celebrating Canadians in Space

11/13/2016
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In Episode 6, we celebrate the stamps created to honour Canada’s contribution to space exploration. Check out the stamps discussed in this episode here: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/153129519300/celebrating-canadians-in-space

Duration: 00:09:21


Episode 5 - In Flanders Field

11/5/2016
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In Episode 5, we look at a selection of some of the stamps issued to commemorate Remembrance Day, November 11th. It’s an important day to take a moment of silence and thank true heroes for their sacrifice and service. Check out the stamps discussed in this episode here: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/152768494200/in-flanders-field

Duration: 00:11:35


Episode 4 - Happy Halloween 2016

10/30/2016
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In Episode 4, for Halloween, we look at a selection of some of my favourite Haunted Canada stamps. Check out the stamps here: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/152516502115/happy-halloween-2016-haunted-canada-stamps

Duration: 00:12:11


Episode 3 - How To Start Collecting Canadian Stamps

10/29/2016
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In Episode 3, we went back a bit to talk about how to start collecting Canadian stamps, what are the basics to know and what, if any tools do you need. Full show notes here: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/152465950275/how-to-start-collecting-canadian-stamps

Duration: 00:12:47


Episode 2 - The Canada 82 Youth Exhibition

10/25/2016
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In Episode 2, we talk about the creation of the Canadian Association for Philatelic Exhibitions (CAPEX), with a focus on the stamps from CAPEX ‘51, CAPEX’78 and The Canada 82 Youth Exhibition. Show notes at http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/152319933435/the-canada-82-youth-exhibition

Duration: 00:13:53


Episode 1 - Canadian Stamp Issues Related to Baseball

10/23/2016
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In our first episode (of the new format) we celebrate the Chicago Cubs historic entry to their first World Series since 1945, with a look back at Baseball stamps in Canadian history. Show notes: http://notes.teawithpuppets.com/post/152205359030/canadian-stamps-about-baseball

Duration: 00:06:47