Chris Harman RDP, Hon. FRPSL, RNCP

Speaker Information

Speaker Name: Chris Harman
Area:I am prepared to travel to most places with reasonable notice and have material that can be shown at short notice
Expenses:By arrangement
Contact Number:01394 385 339
Mobile Number:07818 408 670
Federation(s):Mid Anglia Philatelic Federation of Philatelic Societies
Display Terms:CinderellasPostal HistoryRevenuesTraditional


  1. Classic Stamps of GB and Empire printed by Perkins, Bacon - includes bank notes, postage stamps and revenue stamps and can be focused on particular subjects or geographical areas.
  2. Great Britain - revenue stamps and the history of taxation from the 17th to 19th centuries - stamps, documents, licences etc. as impacted by the political and military history of the period.
  3. Great Britain - the revenue stamps of the 19th century, especially the postal fiscal issues - includes proofs, documents, postal usages etc.
  4. "Modern" British Postal History - from 1936 to decimalisation - how to make relatively ordinary material both attractive and interesting and where to look for the rarities.
  5. Cinderella Display - back-of-the-book stamps that are not in the main catalogues - local issues. forgeries and bogus issues, commemorative labels, revenues etc. etc.
  6. Caveat Emptor - philatelic forgers and their works - the people and the stories, illustrated with many deceptive and less deceptive forgeries.
  7. Expertising - the work of the RPSL expertising committee - a presentation of some of the challenges met by the Expert Committee in its work
  8. ZOOM Displays - several of these displays can be offered as zoom presentations either done in person or displayed from afar.