Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Roman Athenaeum Theme of Romanian Stamps

First Day of Issue: February 22, 2013 - Romania

Romania has issued a pair of new postage stamps celebrating the 125th anniversary of the inauguration of the Roman Athenaeum in Bucharest.

The Literary Society Romanian Athenaeum was established in1865 as a promoter of the spreading of cultural and scientific knowledge. The most famous of its members included Constantin Esarcu, V.A. Urechia and Dr. N. Kretulescu.

Learn more at: Romfilatelia

Labels: ,

0 Comments:

Post a Comment

Subscribe to Post Comments [Atom]

<< Home