News

19.12.2018 - Post & Geschichte Nr. 18 (December 2018) now available

(wm) The current issue of Post & Geschichte (December 2018), a magazine with a special focus on the postal history of Switzerland and Liechtenstein offers this time five articles this time. Thirteen pages are dedicated to the topic "Express without tax / fee. One special mode of dispatch". Five more are dedicated to "Steam navigation on Lake Zug from 1852 to about 1920", whilst almost 20 pages deal with the topic "Taxierung im grenzüberschreitenden Feldpostverkehr während der Ersten Weltkrieg". Seven pages are filled with a contribution titled "Willy Seliner aus Schänis und seine Erfahrung als Postträger PTT". The magazine concludes with a two-page presentation of a special document from the plane crash in Frankfurt am Main on 4 January 1938, on which flight a registered letter from Dijbouti to Pratteln was on board.
All contributions are expertly written - mostly by Christian Geissmann (AIJP) - and richly illustrated. A single copy of the magazine costs 18 Sfr. Contact/reference: Post und Geschichte GmbH, Wiesenweg 4, CH-5614 Sarmensdorf (Switzerland), e-mail: mail@post-und-geschichte.ch