Closed Album: Mr. Ulrich Mailand

Mr. Ulrich Mailand

We were recently informed of the passing of Mr. Ulrich Mailand, on February 18, 2019. Mr. Mailand was the long-time honorary chairman of the German cartophilatelic group “Maps, Land surveying, and Discovery History of the Earth,” [Landkarten – Vermessung – Entdeckungsgeschichte der Erde], and fellow member of the CartoPhilatelic Society. An […]

Closed Album: Rev. Diedrik “Dan” Nelson

Rev. Diedrik “Dan” Nelson

It is with sadness that we report the passing of long time CPS Journal Editor and dedicated fellow CartoPhilatelist Rev. Diedrik “Dan” Nelson on Nov 5, 2018. Dan was a long-time philatelist whose interests extended to a number of other fascinating thematic topics that he collected. Dan was a member […]

Closed Album: Ed Vallery

Ed Vallery

We are saddened to learn that Ed Vallery, one of the stalwarts of The CartoPhilatelic Society, has passed away in November 2017, at his home in New Hampshire, USA. Ed was an avid collector of maps on stamps and an officer of the Society, having served as Treasurer from 2010 […]

Closed Album: Al Underberg

Closed Album: Al Underberg 2013-01

On January 30th I received a phone call from Marilyn Underberg that her husband, Al had passed away that morning after a brief illness.

Al Underberg was a member of our society from 1988 and served our society as Vice President between 2004 and 2010. Al had a […]

Closed Album: Lillian Kent

Closed Album: Lillian Kent 2009-06

Lillian Kent

I was saddened to learn that Lillian Kent, long time Society member and Secretary/Treasurer Emeritus had passed away on June 18, 2009 at the age of 91. Ms. Kent was born in Johnstown, Pennsylvania in 1917. Lillian was active in the Society for many years, and I […]