Collectors Club of Chicago
Members’ Published Articles

The Collectors Club of Chicago members have authored scholarly philatelic articles in general and specialised journals for over eighty years. The subjects of these articles cover the entire spectrum of philatelia, ranging from plating studies of classic stamps, through to esoteric postal history. The CCC is presenting a wide variety of members’ articles, with the listing of available references programmed for expansion at regular intervals.

  • 1914–The First War Year
    1914 – The First War Year, Alfred F. Kugel 1914 - The First War Year 1914
  • 1915–The Second War Year
    1915 – The Second War Year, Alfred F. Kugel 1915 - The Second War Year
  • 1916–The Third War Year
    1916 – The Third War Year, Alfred F. Kugel 1916 - The Third War Year
  • 1917–The Fourth War Year
    1917 – The Fourth War Year, Alfred F. Kugel 1917 - The Fourth War Year
  • Austro-Hungarian Empire
    Austro-Hungarian Empire: The Disintegration of the Hapsburg Empire,1918-1923, Alfred F. Kugel, CCC (Original Publication: American Philatelic Congress Book 2009, No. 75), Hapsburg Empire
  • Ceylon Planters Rifle Corps
    Ceylon: Ceylon Planters Rifle Corps, Kathryn J. Johnson, CCC (Original Publication: Ceylon Study Circle Bulletin, Vol. 16, No. 3, July 2013), Ceylon Rifle Corps
  • Exploring the Ceylon Pillar Box Usage
    Ceylon: Exploring the Ceylon Pillar Box Usage, Kathryn J. Johnson, CCC (Original Publication: Ceylon Study Circle Bulletin, Vol. 16, No. 1, January 2013), Ceylon Pillar Box Usage
  • The Disintegration of the Hohenzollern Empire
    Germany: The Disintegration of the Hohenzollern Empire, 1918-1923, Alfred F. Kugel, CCC (Original Publication: American Philatelic Congress Book 2011, No. 77), Hohenzollern Empire
  • British Post in Morocco
    Morocco: The British Post Office Service in Morocco, 1907-1957, Lawrence D. Gardner, CCC (Publication: Postal History Society and The British Philatelic Trust 2007), British post in Morocco
  • Ceuta & Mllila
    Morocco: Ceuta and Mellila - The First Spanish Posts in Morocco, Lawrence D. Gardner, CCC (Publication: Arana, The Journal Of The Spanish Philatelic Society, Edition: Winter 2014), Ceuta&Mllila
  • Morocco-Germany-Botenpost
    Morocco: German Botenpost in Morocco, Lawrence D. Gardner, CCC (Original Publication: Vorläufer, Journal of the German Colonies Collectors Group, Whole No. 79, June 2015), German Post in Morocco
  • The Machine Cancel
    General: The Evolution of 1857-1920s Experimental Machine Postmarks Worldwide, Jerry H. Miller, CCC (Original Publication: The Machine Cancel Forum, The Journal of the Machine Cancel Society, Issue No. 250, October 2014), Machine Cancel Forum
  • The Disintegration of the Romanov Empire
    Russia: The Disintegration of the Romanov Empire, 1917-1922, Alfred F. Kugel, CCC (Original Publication: American Philatelic Congress Book 2010, No. 76), Romanov Empire
  • Turkey Thumbnail
    Turkey: The Disintegration of the Ottoman Empire, 1918-1922, Alfred F. Kugel, CCC (Original Publication: American Philatelic Congress Book 2012, No. 78), Ottoman Empire
  • Turkey - The Greek Campaign in Anatolia 1919 - 1922
    Turkey: The Greek Campaign in Anatolia 1919 - 1922, Alfred F. Kugel, CCC (Original Publication: American Philatelist 2001), Greek Campaign
  • A New Confederate Steamboat Handstamp
    United States: A New Confederate Steamboat Handstamp, Dr. James W. Milgram, CCC (Original Publication: The Confederate Philatelist, Vol. 59, No.1, Whole Number 380, January-March 2014), Confederate Steamboat
  • chargecharged
    United States: Charge to Box, Dr. James W. Milgram, CCC (Original Publication: The Chronicle of U.S. Postal Issues, 2013, No. 239, Volume 65, No. 3), Charged To Box
  • Early American Valentines
    United States: Early American Valentines, 1840s-1860s, Dr. James W. Milgram, CCC (Original Publication: The American Philatelist, Vol. 128, No. 2, Whole No. 1357, February 2014), Valentines, 1840s-1860s
  • money-order-business
    United States: Money Order Business, Dr. James W. Milgram, CCC (Original Publication: The American Philatelist, October 2011, No. 239, Volume 65, No. 3), Money Order Business
  • Pasteup Usage of Western Express Franks
    United States: Pasteup Usage of Western Express Franks, Dr. James W. Milgram, CCC (Original Publication: The American Philatelist, Vol. 127, No. 7, Whole No. 1350, July 2013), Western Express Franks
  • registered
    United States: Unofficial Registration, Dr. James W. Milgram, CCC (Original Publication: The Chronicle of U.S. Postal Issues, 2009, No. 221, Volume 61, No. 1), Unofficial Registration