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St. Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha Philatelic Society


founded 1976

 

Official Society Journal, South Atlantic Chronicle

 

 

 

 

 

Official Society Journal, South Atlantic Chronicle

winner of Silver awards at the America Stamp Show,
2009-2011, 

and Silver-Bronze awards at the Chicago Stamp Society show 
2010 and 2011 

 

 

 You can search the  cumulative index of articles  published in the journals of the Society

 

You have the possibility to search

► the Author Index
► Title Index
► Volume Index

 

to find articles published in the

St. Helena Philatelic Study Group Newsletter (1977)

St. Helena and Dependencies Philatelic Society Newsletter (1978-1986) and

South Atlantic Chronicle 1986-2012

To order such an article please go to the box below

 

 

 

The award-winning South Atlantic Chronicle is the official publication of the Society and, as such, it contains original philatelic articles written by members of the Society and others, news concerning the Society itself, and other articles in keeping with the objectives of the Society. South Atlantic Chronicle has ISSN 1065-6979.

Members of the Society receive South Atlantic Chronicle, which the Society publishes four times a year.

 

A sample copy of the South Atlantic Chronicle may be obtained for $4.00 (for mailings within North America) or for $5.00 (for mailings outside of North America) from the Treasurer or Secretary (see Current Officers for addresses).

Back issues for some editions of South Atlantic Chronicle are also available.

                                        

Here you can read an arcticle. A second South Atlantic Chronicle article you can read on the home page of our member Klaus Hahn.


Or - free download of a complete journal (8 MB) -   download a complete South Atlantic Chronicle, the May 2014 issue

 

You can order all South Atlantic Chronicles as PDF-files prior to whole number 141 for the single price of US$ 2.50 each. Please use the on-line order form below and enter the Whole Number, e.g. 78, 102, 134 etc.,

 

to search for articles and the Whole Number please use the cumulative index of articles

You can pay with PayPal to shatps@gmail.com or by check.                                                

 


 

► If you want older printed South Atlantic Chronicles, please ask the Treasurer or Secretary.

► If you need the whole collection of all SHATPS publications, please go to the DVD on-line order form

 


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Material published in the South Atlantic Chronicle (formerly the St. Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha Philatelic Society Newsletter) may not be reproduced without the written permission of the Editor, Mr. John Coyle whose address appears on the Current Officers page.

 

Members of the Society are invited to submit free "Requests for Information" and "Clearing House" entries to the Editor for publication in the South Atlantic Chronicle. Members may also make arrangements with the Editor for enclosures to be mailed with the journal. Display advertisements are available at $25.00 for a full page, $15.00 for a half page, $10.00 for a quarter page, and $7.50 for an eighth page. Contact the Editor for help in setting up ads.

 

Articles are solicited for publication in the South Atlantic Chronicle. Deadlines are 15th. December for the February edition, 15th. March for the May edition, 15th. June for the August edition, and 15th. October for the December edition.

 

Articles for publication can be submitted in any common format (e.g. MS Word, any version, plain text, HTML). Illustrations should be in the JPEG format, at least 200 dpi, and not compressed for the Web. Larger files in PSD, BMP or TIFF format can be accepted, but may be rejected by some web servers if too large.

 

 

All questions regarding South Atlantic Chronicle are to be directed to:

Mr. John Coyle
Editor, South Atlantic Chronicle
Post Office Box 297
New Farm QLD 4005
AUSTRALIA
E-mail 
editor (at) shatps.org

 

 

Contents of the February 2017 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 156)

download with username and password for SHATPS members


Unloved date stamp of Tristan da Cunha

Marine Reserves Created

The postal history of Tristan da Cunha 1919-1945

Requests for Help

2016 Auction Results and 207 Auction Details

Gems from my Collection

Secretary's Report

Associate Societies, Advertising

PDF version not yet available for SHATPS non-members

Contents of the November 2016 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 155)

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Tristan da Cunha - new type Va cover found

Early Ascension Postal Arrangements

Gems from my Collection

Requests for Help

New Issues

RMS St. Helena at South Georgia

A cruise ship bonanza: Auntie P, the Vicerooy of India, and an historic visit to Tristan

Sales and Wants Section?

A St. Helena George V orphan variety

Secretary's Report

Notices, Advertising

PDF version not yet available for SHATPS non-members

Contents of the August 2016 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 154)

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SHATPS Participated at World Stamp Show!

Type II Shackleton-Rowett Antarctic Expedition cover

Honolulu to Ascension 1850's

I Saw Five Ships Come Sailing By

Request for Help

An unusual Radio Cover from Tristan da Cunha

HMS Protector's Visit to Tristan, During the Volcano Period

Gems from my collection

New Book - Napoleon on St. Helena

"Gateway" Search Software Updated

New Issues

Secretary's Report

Treasurer's Report

Notices, Advertising

PDF version not yet available for SHATPS non-members 

Contents of the May 2016 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 153)

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40th. Anniversary Book

The Love of Islands

Tristan da Cunha to Marion Island

Association of British Philatelic Societies Exhibition Update

A Journey to the Post Office

Gems from my Collection

The Future of Collecting?

Postal History of Ascension

New Issues

Secretary's Report

Treasurer's Report

Notices, Advertising

PDF version not yet available for SHATPS non-members

Contents of the February 2016 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 152)

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Austro-Hungarian Empire Ship's visit to St. Helena 1903

Revd. Wilde's Tristan Silver Jubilee 1935/37 overprints

St. Helena Watermark Question

Request for help

Gems from my Collection

Vale Bill Mayo

Tristan da Cunha - Insufficient Postage Cachet

Secretary's Report

New Issues

St. Helena Stories

Notices, Advertising

available as PDF file and as printed issue

 

Contents of the November 2015 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 151)

Turtle Island

TDC's market for crayfish tails

Request for Help - MS Colombia

Early 19th century letters from St. Helena

St. Helena - 'signed for' mail

Tristan's famous addressees

SMS Sperber at St. Helena

St. Helena Stories

Secretary's Report

Treasurer's Report

New Issues

Notices, Advertising 

available as PDF file and as printed issue

Contents of the August 2015 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 150)

O.H.M.S. covers from Tristan da Cunha

Special Interest Groups reprised

A Special Auction

Own an archive of every article published!

Forthcoming Election

Oddments, Requests, Sales and Wants

H.M.S. Queen of Bermuda censored covers 1940

St. Helena Stories

Delayed Mail

Secretary's Report

New Issues

A Golden Opportunity!

Notices, Advertising

available as PDF file and as printed issue

Contents of the May 2015 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 149)

Tristan da Cunha - The "Potato Essays"

Tristan da Cunha - History & Postal History

Duties of the Treasurer

A censored cover to and from Tristan da Cunha

Oddments, Requests, Sales & Wants

St. Helena Stories

Request for Help

New Issues

Treasurer's and Secretary's Report

Notices, Advertising

 

available as PDF file and as printed issue

Contents of the February 2015 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 148)

Ascension 1963 Birds - Missing Cobalt and other Variations

Royal message to Ascension's R.M.

A mini-auction!

Tristan da Cunha "National Savings"

Oddments, Requests

Tristan da Cunha Formula Registered Envelopes Update

Ascension Royal Visit Cachet

St. Helena Stories

Tristan da Cunha - A Seldom Seen Cachet

New Issues

December 2014 Auction Results

A 1d yellow KGVI Ascension stamp flaw?

Secretary's Report, Treasurer's Report

Notices, Advertsing

 

free download on the SHATPS Facebook page

Contents of the November 2014 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 147)

 

Life on a Whaler

New late usage of Tristan da Cunha Type IV cancellation

Do you remember an inscription error on an Ascension stamp?

Skavaril Award

St. Helena Stories

Request for help

Local Post cancels

New Issues

Secretary's Report

Treasurer's Report

Notices, Advertising

available as PDF file and as printed issue

Contents of the August 2014 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 146)

 

A Survey of Ascension Stamp Issues since 1963

Request for help OHMS cover from St. Helena

Current St. Helena hand stamps

Request for help - Ascension cover

Request for help - Innes postcards

A remarkable post-war cover from Tristan da Cunha

Tristan Potato stamps

Innes mystery postcard

The puzzle of the 1d Potato Cachet hand stamp

St. Helena Stories

More on A.L. Innes

New Issues

Secretary's Report

Notices, Advertising

available as PDF file and as printed issue

Contents of the May 2014 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 145)

 

Tristan Song Project

New Ascension Varieties

Tristan Follow-up - Straight Line Cachet

Help Needed - Customs Labels

An Unspectacular Cover

Three Voyages of a Naturalist

New Self-Inking Postmark

Follow-up - Pooley Covers

St. Helena Stories

Treasurer's Report

Kelleher Auction Report

Secretary's Report

New Issues

Help - Innes PPC

Notices, Advertising

free download of the complete journal (8 MB) - click on the cover picture - left side

 

Contents of the February 2014 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 144)

 

A.L. Innes - more Information

The Rev. Pooley Covers of 1929

Auction Results

Secretary's Report

St. Helena Stories

Treasurer's Report

Notices, Advertising

available as PDF file and as printed issue

Contents of the November 2013 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 143)

 

Tristan da Cunha Cancellations - Part 3

Tristan da Cunha Cancellations - an addendum

St. Helena Stories

The Tristan Stamp design of 1949

The A.L. Innes Postcards of St. Helena

Jackson postcard comparison

New style of Registration Label from Tristan da Cunha

Secretary's Report

Treasurer's Report

New Issues

Notices, Advertising

available as PDF file and as printed issue

Contents of the August 2013 South Atlantic Chronicle (No. 142)

 

Tristan Cancellations Part II 1952-1963

Cowell's - a follow-up

Paquebot markings of Tristan da Cunha

Distribution of three philatelic society journals to world-wide libraries

St. Helena Stories

St. Helena - Tin Can Mail 1968

Quen Mary 2 visits Tristan da Cunha

An 1829 letter from Ascension

Secretary's Report

New Issues

Election of Board of Directors for 2014

Notices, Advertising

available as PDF file and as printed issue

 
 

 

All SHATPS publications on DVDs 1976-2015 - available for society members and non-members: 

We have completed the digitisation of all the issues of the journal and our other publications:

please see the details and the on-line order form 

 

 

  

Past covers of the South Atlantic Chronicle 

 

 

 

 

 If you are missing a South Atlantic Chronicle - please write to the Secretary


 

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