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Our society is devoted to all aspects of philately associated with United States Possessions and related areas. It is a non-profit organization originally founded in 1978 with 17 charter members.
Our area of interests includes all U.S. Possessions, U.S. Administrative Areas and U.S. Post Offices Abroad.
Membership begins at just $25.00 a year and includes a subscription to Possessions, our award winning quarterly, scholarly journal.
You may view or download an application for membership below:

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United States Possessions and Administrative Areas

Canal Zone (1904 - 1979)

Cuba (1898 - 1902)

Guam (1898 - present)

Hawaii (1898 - present)

Pacific Trust Territories (1945 - 1980s)

Philippines (1898 - 1946)

Puerto Rico (1898 - present)

Samoa (1899 - present)

Virgin Islands (1917 - present)

Also included:
Danish West Indies 
Guam (Spanish)             
Hawaii (Kingdom)
Trust Territory of the Pacific areas        
Puerto Rico (Spanish)
Samoa (Kingdom to 1899)               

United States Post Offices Abroad

China - Boxer Rebellion (1900)

Vera Cruz, Mexico (1916)

AEF - North Russia (1919)

AEF - Siberia (1919)

U.S. Marine Corps Occupations of Haiti and Nicaragua

Allied Military Government (AMGs) in Italy, Trieste Zone A, France, Germany, and Austria
American Military Government in Korea

American Military Government in the Ryukyu Islands

Military Post Offices (APOs and FPOs)

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