BNAPS members recognized for success in exhibiting BNA material

To acknowledge the efforts of its members and their success in exhibiting the philatelic material of British North America, the British North America Philatelic Society (BNAPS) has compiled a list of award winners at national-level exhibitions in Canada and the U.S. as well as international-level exhibitions sponsored by the Fédération Internationale de Philatélie (FIP).

Award listings are for British North America exhibits and literature. For more information, contact BNAPS director and official Adri Veenstra, who compiled the listing, at a.veenstra@chello.nl.

Award winners from April to June are listed below. Award winners from the first three months of 2017 are also listed on the BNAPS website.

Napex 2017, held in McLean, Va. on June 9-11

MULTI-FRAME
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
  • Large Vermeil
  • BNAPS Best BNA Exhibit
Clarence A. Stillions Newfoundland’s Last Definitives – The Waterlow Printings
  • Vermeil
Richard S. Wilson Newfoundland’s 1897 Royal Family Issue

Royal 2017, held in Boucherville, Qué. on May 26-28

MULTI-FRAME
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
  • Large Gold
  • AQEP Meilleure recherche philatélique
  • APS Medal of Excellence (1900-1940)
Luc Legault L’introduction du compteur postal “MIDGET” et son usage en Amérique du Nord
  • Large Gold
  • BNAPS Best BNA Exhibit
  • PHSC Best BNA Postal History Exhibit
John Cooper The Way Mails of New Brunswick
  • Large Gold
  • BNAPS Best Researched BNA Exhibit
John M. Walsh Stampless Precursor and 1898 Queen Victoria First Revenue Types ‐ Newfoundland
  • Gold
  • AAMS Best Air Mail Exhibit
  • BNAPS Best BNA Two-to-Four Frame Exhibit
  • CAS Best Air Mail Exhibit
Richard McIntosh Canadian Aerophilately, Roessler’s Contribution
  • Gold
Laurent Bélisle Les oblitérations de type cercle encadré du Québec
  • Gold
Robin Moore Newfoundland 1840-1949 Postage Markings
  • Gold
  • PSSC Specialization Award
Robin Moore Newfoundland Postage Meters
  • Large Vermeil
Bruce Field The Two Ring Numeral Cancels of Canada
  • Large Vermeil
Christiane Faucher and Jacques Poitras From the Province of Canada to the Dominion of Canada, a Special Study on Confederation
  • Large Vermeil
  • John D. Arn White Queen Award
David Bartlet Cello-Paqs 1961-1967
  • Vermeil
Chris Hargreaves A History of Canada’s Air Mail Stamps 1928-1935
  • Large Silver
  • AAPE Award of Excellence
John McEntyre Canada: The Development of Official International Airmail Routes 1928-1942
  • Silver
  • AAPE Sterling Achievement Award
Stuart Keeley Canadian Philatelic Seals
SINGLE-FRAME
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
  • Gold
  • BNAPS Best BNA One-Frame Exhibit
Richard Gratton Les produits forestiers du Canada

Finlandia 2017, held in Tampere, Finland on May 24-28

SINGLE-FRAME
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
  • 83 points
John McEntyre 1876-1887 Canada: First Weights and Measures Revenue Issues

Pipex 2017, held in Portland, Ore. on May 12-14

MULTI-FRAME
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
Robert Forster Nova Scotia Postal History to 1868
SINGLE-FRAME
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
  • Large Vermeil
William P. Barlow The Newfoundland Official Seals

Orapex 2017, held in Ottawa, Ont. on May 5-6

COURT OF HONOUR
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
  • Non-competitive
David Piercey Steamship Mail in the Early Decimal Period of Newfoundland 1865-1910
MULTI-FRAME
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
  • Large Gold
  • PHSC Best Postal History (BNA)
  • APS Medal of Excellence (1900-40)
  • BNAPS Best BNA Exhibit, BNAPS Best Researched BNA Exhibit
  • Auxiliary Markings Society Award of Merit
Gary Steele Canadian Dead Letter Office Handstamps
  • Large Gold
  • APS Medal of Excellence (pre 1900)
  • AQEP Best Original Research
Grégoire Teyssier The Ship Mail of Quebec City (1763-1914)
  • Gold
Luc Legault The Introduction of the “MIDGET” Postage Meter and its Use in North America
  • Gold
  • AAPE Best Creativity
  • APS Medal of Excellence (1940-1980)
  • BNAPS William G. Robinson Best BNA Railway Post Office Exhibit
Brainard Fitzgerald Royal Visit to Canada 1951
  • Gold
John Cooper The Way Mails of New Brunswick
  • Large Vermeil
  • BNAPS Best BNA Two-to-Four Frame Exhibit
Joe Trauzzi The 1939 Royal Train Post Office
  • Large Vermeil
  • R. D. Mitchener Certificate for Most Innovative and Interesting Thematic Display
  • APS Medal of Excellence (post-1980)
Earle Covert Religious Groups Using Illustrated Permits
  • Large Silver
Christiane Faucher and Jacques Poitras From the Province of Canada to the Dominion of Canada, a Special Study of Confederation
SINGLE-FRAME
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
  • Large Gold
  • BNAPS Best BNA One-Frame Exhibit
Grégoire Teyssier The Steamboat Mail of Quebec City
  • Large Vermeil
Christopher Anstead A Frontenac Colonization Road – A Postal History
  • Large Vermeil
Chris Hargreaves A History of Canada’s Airmail Stamps, 1928-1939
  • Large Vermeil
  • Herbert L. McNaught Memorial Award for Best Canadian Traditional
Ted Nixon Canada One Dollar Fisheries Issue
  • Large Vermeil
  • John D. Arn White Queen Award
David Bartlet Cello-Paqs 1961-1967

Plymouth Show 2017, held in Westland, Mich. on April 29-30

MULTI-FRAME
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
  • Large Vermeil
  • AAPE Award of Excellence
  • BNAPS Best BNA Exhibit
Gary Arnold Squared Circle Cancels of Canada in the Admiral Period (1912-1927)

 

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