| About the Collector
Frederick R. Mayer began collecting stamps in Dallas in 1934 at the age of six with his father. Over the years, he has amassed several collections from different countries or areas.
His greatest interest is in postal history. He earned a degree from Yale in European History and has always enjoyed studying and reading history. His interest in stamp collecting has been at least primarily driven by his interest in history.
He is affiliated with numerous Philatelic organizations including:
About the Author
He also serves as an expert consultant to the Philatelic Foundation
and Professional Stamp Expertisers. He served as a member of eppraisals.com
as an appraiser and can now frequently be found on the philatelist's
chat board trying to answer collector questions. Feel free
to join. He has published extensively since authoring a book on
the postage stamps of Siam in 1979.
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