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About this collection

The Xavier University Stamp, Coin, and Medal Collection holds National and International treasures collected by former Faculty, Staff, and Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament. International editions of stamps, collected between the 1930s-1950s, include WWII Germany, Vatican City, and Pre-USA Hawaii. Other items include coins from Palestine and Egypt from the 1940s, and Cast Lead Papal Bulla of Eugene IV, Pope between 1431 and 1447.

To Read More About The History of Postal Stamps and Explore Research by Country, Check HERE.

Please check back as new items are added to the Collection!

If you have any Stamps, Coins, and/or Medals you feel would compliment Xavier's Collections, please contact us at: Archives@xula.edu.

Image Identifiers (ie. 001.01.A.1.001) are Organized by: Box, Series, Sub-Series, Folder, Item.

Please Note: Some countries/pages do not contain affixed physical stamps, but are shown with historical facsimiles printed on the page. 

Collection Guide

Box I 
Series 1 - Modern Postage Stamp Album - ca. 1930s-1950s
     Subseries A: Stamps by Country/Area
        Part 3 - Abyssinia
        Part 5 - Albania
        Part 6 - Algeria
        Part 8 - Angola
        Part 11 - Armenia
        Part 13 - Austria
        Part 14 - Azores
        Part 22 - Belgium
        Part 24 - Bolivia
        Part 26 - Brazil
        Part 32 - Canada
        Part 37 - Ceylon
        Part 38 - Chile
        Part 39 - China
        Part 42 - (K)Corea
        Part 44 - Crete
        Part 45 - Cuba
        Part 46 - Curacao
        Part 47 - Cyprus
        Part 52 - Danzig
        Part 53 - Denmark
                           Eastern Roumelia, & Eastern Silesia
        Part 56 - Ecuador
        Part 57 - Egypt
                           Annobaon and Corisco, & Fernando Po
        Part 60 - Finland
        Part 62 - France
                           French Guiana, French Guinea, & French Oceanica
                           & North German Postal District
        Part 67 - Germany
        Part 74 - Haiti
        Part 77 - Honduras
        Part 79 - Hungary
        Part 81 - India
        Part 85 - Italy
        Part 87 - Jamaica
        Part 88 - Japan
        Part 92 - Liberia
                          Mauritania, & Mecklenburg Schwerin
        Part 101 - Mexico
        Part 104 - Monaco
        Part 115 - Norway
                           Nova Scotia, & Penrhyn Island
        Part 121 - Persia
        Part 122 - Peru
        Part 124 - Poland
        Part 131 - Russia
                           St. Marie de Madagascar, St. Vincent
        Part 142 - Sweden
                           Tasmania, Tiimor, & Tobago
        Part 153 - Uruguay
        
       
Series 2 - Stamps of Vatican City
     Subseries B: White Ace Historical Album for the Postal Issues of Vatican City (No Stamps)
     Subseries C: Vatican City Stamps Grouped by Year (Loose Leaf Stamps)
                                        of the Church Meeting in Trient 
 
 
Series 4 - World Coins
     Subseries A: Egypt 
     Subseries B: Palestine
     Subseries C: Vatican City
 
Box II
Series 1 - Medals
                              Dogma of The Assumption (1950)
                              Medal No. 624 U.S. Mint Re-Strike (1971)
 
 
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