SESCAL  2022


3rd Annual SESCAL Virtual Literature Exhibit of Philatelic Articles



This is an exhibition of printed and electronically delivered articles related to the collection and study of postage stamps and stationery, postal history, revenue stamps and stamped paper, cinderella stamps and associated specialized fields. The 2022 literature exhibition will be conducted and judged according to the APS Manual of Literature Judging and Exhibiting, August 2021.  This manual is available free online at

Literature Judges for 2022

Nancy B. Clark, Chief Judge, Marstons Mills, MA
Roger P. Quinby, Milton, GA 
William S. DiPaolo, Jr., University Park, FL
Peter D. Martin, Fredericksburg, VA


Awards 2022

This year there was a Literature Grand Award (provided by the International Society for Japanese Philately), Reserve Grand Award and an unlimited number of certificates in eight levels. APS medal for philatelic research ISJP award for best article in Japanese philatelic area with vermeil or higher ribbon and published in Japanese Philately,  Postal History Society Award  for best exhibit from postal history perspective, Leo Martyn Award for the Most Unusual Exhibit, and a Novice Award.

All articles are presented in “Flipbooks”. To see how “Flipbook” works, run your mouse over each of the icons below a flipbook.  [ESC] to get out of full screen and then back arrow to return to all literature.  All articles are accessed by clicking on the title of the article.

2022 Competitive Exhibits


See the Older Literature Exhibits & Palmares – Click on Year Below


Update 10/14/2022