• April 14th, 2018

    Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of Lithuanian Scouts. A bright stamp introduced by Lithuania Post

    This year the Lithuanian Scout movement celebrates its 100th anniversary. To mark this special event Lithuania Post has released a bright stamp depicting cheerful and happy scouts. The item was created by the painter Darius Laumenis, who wanted to honor these creative, patriotic and civilized personalities who are the Lithuanian scouts. FindYourStampsValue.com also encourages our readers to apprec ...
  • August 15th, 2017

    Scouting as the education for life. 4 special stamps presented by Romfilatelia

    Scouting is more than recreation, it is education for life, a way to live and a movement with significant global impact. Romfilatelia recognizes the new opportunities that Scouting offers to young people, such as the chance to engage in diverse activities, to meet new friends. Thus, the postage stamp issue “The sixth National Jamboree of Romanian Scouts”, is launched as a continuation of the Roman ...
  • March 16th, 2012

    USPS Salutes Girl Scouts' 100th Anniversary with Forever Stamp

    This year marks the 100th anniversary of the Girl Scouts. To commemorate this milestone, the U.S. Postal Service will issue the First-Class Celebrate Scouting Forever Stamp this June as part of the Girl Scouts' Rock the Mall celebration in Washington, DC. The stamp features a large silhouette of a girl with binoculars looking into the distance - perhaps sighting a soaring bald eagle or a faraway d ...
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  • November 15th, 2011

    Guides and Scouts Movement - new stamp from Costa Rica

    The Correos de Costa Rica has issued two stamps to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Guides and Scouts organization of Costa Rica. Scouting was founded in Costa Rica in 1915 and became a member of the World Organization of the Scout Movement in 1925. Guiding started in 1922 and became a member of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts in 1981. The association has more than 10,000 ...
  • July 23rd, 2011

    Thai Scout Postage Stamp

    Thai Post has issued a stamp commemorating the 100th anniversary of the national Scouting organization of Thailand. Scouting was founded in Thailand in 1911 and was among the charter members of the World Organization of the Scout Movement in 1922. In 2011 the organization has 1,257,645 members and is open to boys and girls. Scouting in Thailand is unique in that it is part of the school curriculum ...
  • July 27th, 2010

    Centennial of Boy Scouts Honored on U.S. Stamp (Video)

    With this stamp, the U.S. Postal Service celebrates the adventure and spirit of scouting. To create this original design, illustrator Craig Frazier depicted the images of two different scouts in clothing and accessories that are often part of the outdoor scouting experience - hats, packs, boots, and binoculars. At first glance, one sees the large silhouette of a scout peering through binoculars. W ...
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  • July 25th, 2010

    Mexican Boy Scouts stamp

    On the 17 of July the Mexican Post issued a stamp dedicated to the Boy Scouts. A Boy Scout is a boy, usually 11 to 18 years of age, participating in the worldwide Scouting movement. Scouts are organized into troops under guidance of one or more Scout Leaders. Since the publication of Scouting for Boys in 1908, all Scouts and Guides around the world have taken a Scout promise to live up to ideals o ...
  • November 13th, 2009

    Centennial of Scouting to be honored on stamp

    From Cub to Eagle, the world of scouting is being honored with its own U.S. postage stamp. The stamp design, unveiled Thursday at the Smithsonian's National Postal Museum, depicts a backpacking boy scout surveying the landscape. The stamp will be released next summer marking the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Boy Scouts. The Girl Scouts were founded a few years later. "We are grateful to ...
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  • February 19th, 2008

    Centenary of Scouting in Australia

    This set of three stamps mark the Centenary of Scouting in Australia from 1908 to 2008. The centenary of the Scouting movement was celebrated worldwide in 2007 marking the first experimental camp for 20 boys at Brownsea Island, England in August 1907. The founder of Scouting, Lord Robert Baden-Powell, used the opportunity to test his ideas for an outdoor education program that "developed pluck, in ...
  • November 30th, 2007

    Best EUROPA stamp 2007

    Postal Operator: Haypost, Armenia Theme: 100 years of scouting Description: All the hands are doing the scout sign, representing tolerance and solidarity. ...