Postal History Presentations at Schools & Historical Society Make Front Page


By Alexander Haimann, Collections Specialist

Today, The Daily Record Newspaper of Wooster, Ohio featured two front-page stories about my presentations to student and adult groups in the Wooster/Akron region.

Read Paul Locher’s lead story: Collector Says He Got Hooked On Stamps At Early Age (accessed November 20, 2009)

Alexander Haimann doing a presentation in front of a classroom

Alex Haimann

About the Author
Alexander T. Haimann, Collections Specialist & Web Projects Developer at the Smithsonian National Postal Museum, collects and writes primarily about the stamps and postal history of the U.S. during the first one hundred years of stamp production (1847-1947). Additionally, he develops internet based education projects and exhibits for the National Postal Museum. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the American Stamp Dealers Association, the Chair of the American Philatelic Society’s Young Philatelic Leaders Fellowship and the publicist for the United State Philatelic Classics Society. His national and international society memberships include the American Philatelic Society, United States Stamp Society, Collectors Club of New York and the Royal Philatelic Society London.