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Stock Exchange of Japan

A commemorative postage stamp on the Centenary of the Stock Exchange in Japan, third largest stock exchange in the world : Issued by Japan Issued on Sep 14, 1978 Issued for : A postage stamp will be issued to Commemorate the Centenary of the Stock Exchange. Stock exchange is a principal organization of the stock market, which is formed by members of the […]

Japan Radio Gymnastics

A commemorative postage stamp on the 50th Anniversary of the Radio Calisthenics in Japan : Issued by Japan Issued on Aug 1, 1978 Issued for : A postage stamp was issued to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of Radio Gymnastics. These gymnastics, established by the Post Office Life Insurance Bureau, Ministry of Post and Telecommunications, started from the radio-diffusion of […]

New Tokyo International Airport

A commemorative postage stamp on the Opening of the Narita International Airport, Tokyo : Issued by Japan Issued on Mar 30, 1978 Issued for : The New Tokyo International Airport in Narita was opened and a postage stamp was issued to commemorate it. This airport has total area of 550 hectares and its scale is the biggest in Japan. Design : Passenger […]

Japan on XXIII International Congress of...

A commemorative postage stamp on the 23rd International Ophthalmological Congress, Kyoto : Issued by Japan Issued on May 15, 1978 Issued for : A postage stamp is coming out to commemorate the XXIII International Congress of Ophthalmology which is to be held in Kyoto from May 14 to 20, 1978. This congress began in 1857 and was held every four years. At this congress about […]

“Koma-Kusa” : Japan Nature Conservation

A postage stamp on the Nature Conservation Series “Komakusa” (Dicentra, Asian bleeding-heart) : Issued by Japan Issued on Jul 25, 1978 Issued for : As the 20th issue of the Nature Conservation Series, a postage stamp depicting “Koma-kusa” (Dicentra peregrina) was issued. “Koma–kusa” is a representative plant of high mountain. The alpine zones of Mt. Akita Komagatake and Mt. Iwate-san are designed as natural […]

“Koshin-so” : Japan Nature Conservation

A postage stamp on the Nature Protection Series “Koshin–so” (Pinguicula Ramosa) : Issued by Japan Issued on Jun 8, 1978 Issued for : As the 19th issue of the Nature Conservation Series, a postage stamp depicting Koshin-so (pinguicula ramoas Miyoshi) was issued. Koshin-so is peculiar to Japan and was discovered in Mt. Koshin, Tochigi Pref., in 1890 by Dr. Manabu Miyoshi. The Koshin-so […]

“Sakura-so” : Japan Nature Conservation

A postage stamp on the Nature Conservation Series “Sakurasou” (Primrose): Issued by Japan Issued on Apr 12, 1978 Issued for : As the 18th issue of the Nature Conservation Series, a special postage stamp depicting Sakura-so (Primura sieboldi f. spontanea) was brought out. Sakura-so grows wild in Japan. Tajimagahara Sakura-so Growing Place, Urawa-City was designated as special natural monument for its preservation […]

Japan on Social Welfare Services

A commemorative postage stamp on the 50th Anniversary of the Volunteer Workers in Welfare Service in Japan : Issued by Japan Issued on May 12, 1967 Issued for : Since its inception in 1917, the social system of Volunteer Workers in Welfare Service has made a great contribution to the advancement and development of social welfare over a […]

Museum of Modern Japanese Literature

A commemorative postage stamp on the Opening of the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Modern Japanese Literature : Issued by Japan Issued on Apr 11, 1967 Issued for : The Museum of Modern Japanese Literature, which has been under construction at the Komaba Park, Meguro–ku, Tokyo, to house composite collections of modern Japanese literature published during the 100 years since the Meiji […]

Japan on Opening of Trans-Pacific Cable

A commemorative postage stamp on the Opening of TRANSPAC–1 (Trans-pacific cable TPC-1), laid between Hawaii, Midway Atoll, Wake Island, Guam and Japan : Issued by Japan Issued on Jun 19, 1964 Issued for : To commemorate the opening of the trans-Pacific cable, a stamp drawing the transverse and route of the cable in Pacific Ocean, was issued. Design : Transverse […]

International Radio Scientific Union

A commemorative postage stamp on the 14th General Convention of the International Union of Radio Science (URSI), Tokyo : Issued by Japan Issued on Sep 9, 1963 Issued for : To commemorate the 14th general convention of the international radio scientific union at Tokyo from 9 sept. 1963, a special stamp was issued as following. Design : Parabora–antena (Radio telescope) Designer : Mr. K. […]

13th National Athletic Meeting of Japan

Complete set of 2 commemorative postage stamps on the 13th National Athletic Meeting, Toyama, Honshu, Japan : Issued by Japan Issued on Oct 19, 1958 Issued for : To commemorate the 13th National Athletic Meeting held in Toyama Prefecture from Oct. 19, 1958, the following two kinds of stamps were issued. Design : Weightlifting and Badminton Designer : (Weightlifting) Saburo Watanabe and (Badminton) Minoru Hisano Colour : Multicolour […]

Japan on International Society of Surger...

A commemorative postage stamp on the 27th Congress of the Societe Internationale de Chirurgie, Kyoto, Honshu, Japan : Issued by Japan Issued on Sep 3, 1977 Issued for : A postage stamp was issued to commemorate the 27th Congress of the International Society of Surgery which was held in Kyoto from September 3 to 8, 1977. This International Society was […]

Japan’s Admission to the UPU

Complete set of 2 commemorative postage stamps on the Centenary of the Admission of Japan to the Universal Postal Union (U.P.U.) : Issued by Japan Issued on Jun 20, 1977 Issued for : To commemorate the Centenary of the Admission of Japan to the Universal Postal Union (UPU), a set of two postage stamps and a souvenir sheet comprising two stamps […]

Japan’s Fast Breeder Reactor “Joyo”

A commemorative postage stamp on the Attainment of Criticality of the ‘Joyo’ (nuclear reactor), Oarai, Ibaraki prefecture, Honshu island, Japan : Issued by Japan Issued on Jun 6, 1977 Issued for : A postage stamp was brought out to commemorate the attainment of criticality of the first Japanese experimental fast breeder reactor named “Joyo” at Ōarai, Ibaragi prefecture. The construction of “Joyo” was started in 1970. […]

Japan on International Council of Nurses

A commemorative postage stamp on the 16th Quadrennial Congress of the International Council of Nurses (ICN) : Issued by Japan Issued on May 30, 1977 Issued for : A ¥50 postage stamp showing the picture of a friendship meeting in commemoration of the 16th meeting of the International Congress of Nurses, was issued. Colour : Multicolour Type : Stamp, Postal Used Denomination : […]

 
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