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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.

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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 89 - (Y)Jugoslavia
        Part 90 - Kiauchou, Karelia, Kenya and Uganda, Kionga, Kuwait, Labuan, & Lagos
        Part 91 - Latvia & Lebanon
        Part 92 - Liberia
        Part 93 - Libia, Liechtenstein, & Leeward Islands
        Part 94 - Lithuania
        Part 95 - Luxemburg, & Lourenzo Marques
        Part 96 - Lubeck, Madeira, Marienwerder, & Macao
        Part 97 - Madagascar
        Part 98 - Maldive Islands, & Malta
        Part 99 - Marianna Islands, Marshall Islands, Manchukuo, Martinique,
                          Mauritania, & Mecklenburg Schwerin
        Part 100 - Mauritius, Memel, & Mesopotamia 
        Part 101 - Mexico
        Part 102 - Middle Congo & Modena
        Part 103 - Mayotte, Moheli, Mongolia, & Montserrat
        Part 104 - Monaco
        Part 105 - Montenegro, & Nejd
        Part 106 - Mozambique, & Mozambique Company
        Part 107 - Natal, Nauru, & New Brunswick
        Part 108 - Netherlands (Holland), & New Caledonia
        Part 109 - New Foundland
        Part 110 - New Hebrides, Nigeria, & Niger Coast Protectorate
        Part 111 - New Guinea & Niger Territory
        Part 112 - New South Wales
        Part 113 - New Zealand
        Part 114 - Nicaragua, Niue, North West Pacific Islands, North Borneo, & Northern Nigeria
        Part 115 - Norway
        Part 116 - North Ingermanland, Northern Rhodesia, Oldenburg, Nyassa
        Part 117 - Nyasaland Protectorate, Nossi Be, Obock, Oltre Giuba, Orange River Colony
                           Nova Scotia, & Penrhyn Island
        Part 118 - Panama
        Part 119 - Palestine & Papua
        Part 120 - Paraguay, Parma, & Prince Edward Island
        Part 121 - Persia
        Part 122 - Peru
        Part 123 - Philippines
        Part 124 - Poland
        Part 125 - Porto Rico, Ponta Delgada
        Part 126 - Portugal, Portuguese Congo, Portuguese Africa, & Portuguese India
        Part 127 - Prussia & Quelimane
        Part 128 - Queensland, Reunion, Rhodesia, Rio De Oro
        Part 129 - Roman States & Rouad
        Part 130 - Roumania
        Part 131 - Russia
        Part 132 - Saar, Sarawak, Sardinia, St. Helena, St. Kitts-Nevis, St. Christopher, St. Lucia
        Part 133 - St. Pierre and Miquelon, & St. Thomas and Prince Islands,
                           St. Marie de Madagascar, St. Vincent
        Part 134 - Salvador, Samoa, San Marino, Senegambia and Niger, & Stellaland
        Part 135 - Saxony, Saseno, & Southern Nigeria
        Part 136 - Schleswig-Holstein, Schleswig, Spanish Guinea, Senegal, & Seychelles
        Part 137 - Serbia, Sierra Leone, & Shanghai
        Part 138 - Siam, Somali Coast, Siberia, Somaliland Protectorate, & South Australia
        Part 139 - Spain
        Part 140 - Spanish Western Sahara, South Russia, & Straits Settlements
        Part 141 - Sudan, Syria, Surinam, & South West Africa
        Part 142 - Sweden
        Part 143 - Switzerland
        Part 144 - Tahiti, Tanganyika, Tete, Tannou Touva, Thrace, Tibet,
                           Tasmania, Tiimor, & Tobago
        Part 145 - Togo, Transjordania, Tonga, Transvaal, & Trinidad
        Part 146 - Trinidad and Tobago
        Part 147 - Tunis & Tripolitania
        Part 148 - Turkey (Ottoman Empire), Turkey in Asia, & Transcaucasian Federated Republics
        Part 149 - Two Sicilies, Turks Islands, Turks and Caicos Islands
        Part 150 - Ubangi & Union of South Africa
        Part 151 - Ukrainia
        Part 152 - Upper Senegal and Niger, Uganda, Upper Silesia, White Russia, & Upper Volta
        Part 153 - Uruguay
        Part 154 - Vatican City
        Part 155 - Venezuela
        Part 156 - Victoria & Wallis and Futuna Islands
        Part 157 - Virgin Islands, Zululand, & Western Australia
        Part 158 - Wurtemberg, Western Ukrainia, Zambesia, & Zanzibar
        Part 159 - Information for Stamp Collectors
        
       
Series 2 - Stamps of Vatican City
     Subseries B: Vatican Stamp Collection Book (No Stamps)
     Subseries C: Royce Handifile for Stamp Blocks - Books 1&2
     Subseries D: Vatican Stamp Pad
     Subseries E: Envelopes with Vatican Stamps
 
Series 4 - World Coins
     Subseries A: Egypt 
     Subseries B: Palestine
 
Box II
Series 1 - Medals
                              Dogma of The Assumption (1950)
                              Medal No. 624 U.S. Mint Re-Strike (1971)
 
 
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