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THE FORMAT INTERNATIONAL SECURITY PRINTERS LTD. ARCHIVE

Information and Reference of What was Found in the Archive

Stamp issues for Dominica printed by the Format International Security Printers Ltd. and items found in the Archive

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Dominica stamps printed by Format International Security Printers Ltd.
Links to pages with information on items found in the archive

1969 BIRTH CENTENARY OF MAHATMA GANDHI Scott #261-3, SG #265-7

1969 Mahatma Gandhi Stamps

1971 13TH BOY SCOUT WORLD JAMBOREE Scott #324-7,327a, SG #337-40,MS341

1971 13th Boy Scout World Jamboree Stamps
1971 13th Boy Scout World Jamboree Souvenir Sheet

1971 NATIONAL DAY Scott #328-32, SG #342-5,MS346

1971 National Day Stamps
1971 National Day Souvenir Sheet

1972 20TH OLYMPIC GAMES, MUNICH Scott #341-4,344a, SG #357-60,MS361

1972 20th Olympic Games Stamps
1972 20th Olympic Games Souvenir Sheet

1972 NATIONAL DAY Scott #345-7,347a, SG #362-4,MS365

1972 National Day Stamps
1972 National Day Souvenir Sheet

1972 CHRISTMAS Scott #348-51,351a, SG #368-71,MS372

1972 Christmas Stamps
1972 Christmas Souvenir Sheet

1973 INTERNATIONAL METEOROLOGICAL COOPERATION CENTENARY Scott #354-60,360a, SG #373-9,MS380

1973 International Meteorological Cooperation Stamps
1973 International Meteorological Cooperation Souvenir Sheet

1973 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE W.H.O. Scott #361-7,367a, SG #381-7,MS388
The Souvenir Sheet exists perf 14.5 all around. 200 of them were found in the archive.

1973 25th Anniversary of the W.H.O. Stamps
1973 25th Aniversary of the W.H.O. Souvenir Sheet

1973 FLORA AND FAUNA Scott #368-71,371a, SG #389-92,MS393

1973 Flora and Fauna Stamps
1973 Flora and Fauna Souvenir Sheet

1973 ROYAL WEDDING OF PRINCESS ANNE AND CAPTAIN MARK PHILLIPS Scott #372-3,373a, SG #394-5,MS396

1973 Royal Wedding of Princess Anne and Captain Mark Phillips Stamps
WITH TABS
1973 Royal Wedding of Princess Anne and Captain Mark Phillips Stamps with Tabs
1973 Royal Wedding of Princess Anne and Captain Mark Phillips Souvenir Sheet

1973 CHRISTMAS Scott #374-80,380a, SG #397-403,MS404

1973 Christmas Stamps
1973 Christmas Souvenir Sheet

1973 NATIONAL DAY Scott #381-5,385a, SG #405-9,MS410

1973 National Day Stamps
1973 National Day Souvenir Sheet

1974 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF WEST INDIES UNIVERSITY Scott #386-8,388a, SG #411-13,MS414

1974 25th Anniversary of West Indies University Stamps
1974 25th Anniversary of West Indies University Souvenir Sheet

1974 CENTENARY OF DOMINICAN POSTAGE STAMPS Scott #389-94,394a, SG #415-20,MS421

1974 Postage Stamp Centenary Stamps
1974 Postage Stamp Centenary Souvenir Sheet

1974 WORLD CUP SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIP, MUNICH Scott #395-401,401a, SG #422-8,MS429

1974 World Cup Soccer Championship Stamps
1974 World Cup Soccer Championship Souvenir Sheet

1974 NATIONAL DAY Scott #402-4,404a, SG #430-2,MS433

1974 National Day Stamps
1974 National Day Souvenir Sheet

1974 BIRTH CENTENARY OF SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL Scott #405-10,410a, SG #434-9,MS440

1974 Birth Centenary of Sir Winston Churchill Stamps
1974 Birth Centenary of Sir Winston Churchill Souvenir Sheet

1974 CENTENARY OF THE UNIVERSAL POSTAL UNION Scott #418-19,419A, SG #441-2,MS443

1974 Universal Postal Union Stamps
1974 Universal Postal Union Souvenir Sheet

1975 FISH Scott #421-6,426a, SG #452-7,MS458

1975 Fish Stamps
1975 Fish Souvenir Sheet

1975 DOMINICAN BUTTERFLIES Scott #427-33,433a, SG #459-65,MS466

1975 Butterflies Stamps
1975 Butterflies Souvenir Sheet

1975 NATIONAL DAY Scott #443-6,446a, SG #477-80,MS481

1975 National Day Stamps
1975 National Day Souvenir Sheet

1975 DEFINITIVE ISSUES Scott #454-71, SG #490-507
A number of most of these issues perforated, imperforate proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1975 Definitive Issue Stamps

1976 BICENTENARY OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION Scott #472-7,477a, SG #508-13,MS514

1976 American Revolution Stamps
1976 American Revolution Souvenir Sheet

1976 21ST OLYMPIC GAMES, MONTREAL, CANADA Scott #478-84,484a, SG #515-21,MS522
A number of most of these issues perforated, imperforate proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1976 Olympic Games in Montreal Stamps
1976 Olympic Games in Montreal Souvenir Sheet

1976 WILD BIRDS Scott #485-91,491a, SG #523-9,MS530
A number of most of these issues perforated, imperforate proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1976 Wild Birds Stamps
1976 Wild Birds Souvenir Sheet

1976 VIKING SPACE MISSION TO MARS Scott #494-501,501a, SG #533-40,MS541

1976 Viking Space Mission Stamps
1976 Viking Space Mission Souvenir Sheet

1978 AVIATION ANNIVERSARIES Scott #562-9, SG #604-10,MS611
A number of the souvenir sheet perforated, imperforated Proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1978 Aviation Anniversaries Stamps
1978 Aviation Anniversaries Souvenir Sheet

1978 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF POWERED FLIGHT Scott #574-8, SG #616-19,MS620
A number of most of these issues perforated, imperforate proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1978 75th Anniversary of Powered Flight Stamps
1978 75th Anniversary of Powered Flight Souvenir Sheet

1978 The 1975 DEFINITIVE ISSUES OVERPRINTED "INDEPENDENCE 3rd NOVEMBER 1978" Scott #584-601, SG #632-49
A number of most of these issues perforated, imperforate proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1978 The 1975 Definitive Stamps Overprinted INDEPENDENCE

1979 1975 DIFINITIVE ISSUES OVERPRINTED "HURRICANE RELIEF" Scott #640-3, SG #687-90
A number of most of these issues perforated, imperforate proofs, and intentional errors came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1979 The 1975 Difinitive Stamps Overprinted HURRICANE RELIEF

1979 INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF THE CHILD, DISNEY CHARACTERS Scott #644-53, SG #691-9,MS700

1979 International Year of the Child Stamps
1979 International Year of the Child Souvenir Sheet

1981 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF WALT DISNEY'S PLUTO Scott #694-5, SG #740,MS741

1981 50th Anniversary of Walt Disney's Pluto Stamp
1981 50th Anniversary of Walt Disney's Pluto Mini Pane
1981 50th Anniversary of Walt Disney's Pluto Souvenir Sheet

1981 INTERNATIONAL YEAR FOR DISABLED PERSONS Scott #734-8, SG #782-5,MS786
A number of full uncut press sheets of these were found in the archive. Quantities unknown

1981 International Year For Disabled Stamps
1981 International Year For Disabled Souvenir Sheet

1981 BIRTH CENTENARY OF PICASSO Scott #739-43, SG #787-90,MS791
A number of full uncut press sheets of these were found in the archive. Quantities unknown

1981 Birth Centenary of Picasso Stamps
1981 Birth Centenary of Picasso Souvenir Sheet

1981 BIRTH ANNIVERSARIES OF GEORGE WASHINGTON AND FRANKLIN ROOSEVELT Scott #763-7, SG #811-14,MS815
A number of these issues perforated, imperforate proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1981 Birth Anniversaries of George Washington and Franklin Roosevelt Stamps
1981 Birth Anniversaries of George Washington and Franklin Roosevelt Souvenir Sheet

1983 BICENTENARY OF MANNED FLIGHT Scott #805-9, SG #853-6,MS857
A number of most of these issues perforated, imperforate proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1983 Bicentenary of Manned Flight Stamps
1983 Bicentenary of Manned Flight Souvenir Sheet

1983 CHRISTMAS, 500TH BIRTH ANNIVERSARY OF RAPHAEL Scott #817-21, SG #865-8,MS869
A number of most of these issues perforated, imperforate proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1983 Christmas, 500th Birth Anniversary of Raphael Stamps
1983 Christmas, 500th Birth Anniversary of Raphael Souvenir Sheet

1984 EASTER, DISNEY CHARACTERS Scott #832-41, SG #875-83,MS884

1984 Easter, Disney Characters Stamps
1984 Easter, Disney Characters Souvenir Sheet

1984 450TH DEATH ANNIVERSARY OF CORREGGIO (PAINTER) Scott #854,857,858,861,862, SG #902-5,MS906
A number of most of these issues perforated, imperforate proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1984 450th Death Anniversary of Correggio Stamps
1984 450th Death Anniversary of Correggio Souvenir Sheet

1984 150TH BIRTH ANNIVERSARY OF EDGAR DEGAS (PAINTER) Scott #855,856,859,860,863, SG #907-10,MS911
A number of most of these issues perforated, imperforate proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1984 150th Birth Anniversary of Edgar Degas Stamps
1984 150th Birth Anniversary of Edgar Degas Souvenir Sheet

1984 CATS Scott #875-85, SG #912-21,MS922
A number of most of these issues perforated, imperforate proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1984 Cats Stamps
1984 Cats Souvenir Sheet

1985 ROYAL VISIT OF QUEEN ELIZABETH II Scott #915-18, SG #963-5,MS966

1985 Royal Visit of Queen Elizabeth II Stamps
1985 Royal Visit of Queen Elizabeth II Souvenir Sheet

1985 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE UNITED NATIONS Scott #931-4, SG #979-81,MS982

1985 40th Anniversary of the U.N. Stamps
1985 40th Anniversary of the U.N. Souvenir Sheet

1986 AMERIPEX '86 INTERNATIONAL STAMP EXHIBITION, CHICAGO, DISNEY CHARACTERS Scott #954-8, SG #1002-5,MS1006
A number of most of these issues perforated, imperforate proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1986 AMERIPEX International Stamp Exhibition Stamps
1986 AMERIPEX International Stamp Exhibition Souvenir Sheet

1987 BIRDS OF DOMINICA Scott #989-1003, SG #1037-51

1987 Birds of Dominica Stamps

1987 AMERICA'S CUP YACHTING CHAMPIONSHIP Scott #1014-18, SG #1052-5,MS1056
A number of most of these issues perforated, imperforate proofs came onto the market after the liquidation of the Format International Security Printers Ltd. in 1988. There are some varieties that are legitimately rare. Also full uncut press sheets of some issues have a rarity factor. More detail will be presented on these in another section of the study.

1987 America's Cup Yachting Championship Stamps
1987 America's Cup Yachting Championship Souvenir Sheet

1987 SEA SHELLS Scott #1019-23, SG #1066-9,MS1070

1987 Sea Shells Stamps
1987 Sea Shells Souvenir Sheet

1987 500TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE DISCOVERY OF AMERICA (1992) 1ST ISSUE Scott #1029-38, SG #1076-83,MS1084

1987 500th Anniversary of the Discovery of America Stamps
1987 Columbus Second Fleet Arriving in Dominica Souvenir Sheet
1987 Map of Columbus' Explorations in the Leeward Islands Souvenir Sheet

1988 "REUNION '88" TOURISM CAMPAIGN Scott #1074-80, SG #1119-24,MS1125
These were the last stamps printed by the Format International Security Printers Ltd. for Dominica. The company soon after went into bankruptcy.

1988 REUNION Tourism Campaign Stamps
1988 REUNION Tourism Campaign Souvenir Sheet

References taken from:
Stanley Gibbons Windward Islands and Barbados
Scott Catalog
Inventory list for the Format Archive by Robson Lowe

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