First stamp played pivotal role

The Canada Postal Museum is now located within the Canadian Museum of History.

While checking out the website, we came across this interesting video on Sir Sandford Fleming who, amongst many accomplishments, designed Canada’s first postage stamp.

We encourage you to watch the short video on how Fleming broke away from tradition with his stamp design which played a pivotal role in the development of Canada. Click here to view the video.

 

 

 

 

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