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May 15, 2017 - The Society Auctioneer has released the June quarterly auction. It is now available for review by checking the 'Current Auction' on our Auctions page.

March 28, 2017 - Prices realized have been posted to the March 2017 Society Auction.

February 27, 2017 - Our Society Auctioneer has added an illustration of the reverse side of the stampless cover offered in Lot 63.

February 20, 2017 - Our Society Auctioneer has added an illustration of the reverse of a commercial cover offered in Lot 71, which shows usage of a pair of Haitian postage due stamps from that era.

February 17, 2017 - The Society Auctioneer has released the March quarterly auction. It is now available for review by checking the 'Current Auction' on our Auctions page.

February 5, 2017 - The Collectors Club of New York changed the gateway to their website, which resulted in our link to them not functioning correctly. We have modified our web link accordingly and you may once again access their site via our Links page.

January 29, 2017 - Another entry concerning Haitian fantasy labels has been added to our "UPU Illegals" page under the header of '2016'.

January 28, 2017 - A new page has been added to our Society website as an introductory guide to Haitian revenues. Our thanks to Dr. Gerald L. Boarino, former editor of Haiti Philately from 1985 to 1998, for permitting the Society to make use of information from his former website, which closed in 2010, for this new page. The new page, "Revenues", may be accessed from our vertical menu column to the left from any page on our site.

January 2, 2017
- Prices realized have been posted to the December 2016 Society Auction.

January 1, 2017 - As the year begins, our new slate of officers assume their duties to serve the Society. Our "Contact Us" page now reflects this new line-up of Officers and Board of Directors based on our recent Society election. All positions reflect the requirements of our current By Laws. Of special note, our Past President, Ubaldo (Wally) Deltoro, turns over his duties as Acting Secretary-Treasurer to our new Secretary-Treasurer, Georges Fauriol, who is a familiar name to members as a result of his prior service as a Society Director. Special thanks to Wally Deltoro for his decades of service as Secretary-Treasurer and then in an Acting capacity and the Society notes its appreciation to Georges Fauriol for stepping up to the duties of this most important position. We also note with appreciation the efforts of the Officers and Board members who completed their current term of service on December 31st.

The change in the Secretary-Treasurer position changes payment procedures for successful bidders in the quarterly Society Auction. Please be certain to check out the Auction Rules for the payment modifications near the bottom of that page.



December 3, 2016 -
Our Society Auctioneer has added a scan of Society Auction Lot 49 to those images already used in illustrating our current auction.

November 23, 2016 - T
he Society Auctioneer has released the December quarterly auction. It is now available for review by checking the 'Current Auction' on our Auctions page.

September 25, 2016 - Prices realized have been posted to our September 2016 Society Auction.

August 27, 2016 - The Society has modified its sales terms for CDs/DVDs ordered by Non-Members living outside the United States and Canada. For further information, please see the note at the bottom of our Publications page under the publications listing provided for Non-Members of the Society.

August 18, 2016 - Our Society Auctioneer has added a scan of Society Auction Lot 3 to those images already used in illustrating our current auction.

August 16, 2016 - The description for Lot 46 in our current auction has been modified to better reflect the item up for bid. The description had previously indicated the 25 January 1945 cancellation on the sheet was a first day postmark. The actual date of issue was 25 November 1944, so the description has been modified accordingly by eliminating the erroneous reference.

August 12, 2016 - Our Society Auctioneer has added a scan of Society Auction Lot 5 to those images already used in illustrating our current auction.

August 10, 2016 -
Another entry concerning Haitian fantasy labels has been added to our "UPU Illegals" page under the header of '1964'.

August 8, 2016 - The Society Auctioneer has released the September quarterly auction. It is now available for review by checking the 'Current Auction' on our Auctions page.

July 8, 2016 - The 'Reference Material' page has been significantly modified to better serve as a guide to collecting the stamps and postal history of Haiti. We have added many visually stunning award-winning exhibits that have been shown at national and international levels. Be sure to review them to more fully understand the wide scope of material available to those interested in the philately of Haiti. There is so much beyond what the recognized catalogues list. We actively encourage others among our membership to share their exhibits of Haitian material as well.

June 26, 2016 - Prices realized have been posted to our June 2016 Society Auction.

May 28, 2016 - The Society is pleased to announce the release of its Special Study No. 4, "Haiti’s 50c Nord Alexis Stamp of 1904", authored by Peter C. Jeannopoulos, former Society president, and author of two other Special Studies released in prior years by the Society. This new work brings together information not readily available elsewhere from various sources in English, French, and German. In this comprehensive work, the author examines the genuine issue, reprints, and two types of forgeries that are known. Furthermore,he discusses the various varieties known of the genuine issue, including perforations recorded, the rarity of covers, and other issues created by Haitian postal authorities in subsequent years by overprints and by surcharges applied to the basic stamp. The 76 pages of this monograph are divided into six parts for ease of use as a standard reference. Full details about the content and acquiring a copy of this important new publication may be found on our Publications page.

May 11, 2016 - The Society Auctioneer has released the June quarterly auction. It is now available for review by checking the 'Current Auction' on our Auctions page.

April 17, 2016 - We are now on Twitter as well as Facebook! Be certain to add us as a 'favorite' as you use either service. Please be sure to retweet items of interest from our Twitter page. You'll find easy access to it through a link on our "Links" page.

March 30, 2016 - Prices realized have been posted to our March 2016 Society Auction.

February 21, 2016 - Our Auctioneer had added additional images to our March quarterly auction. See them under Lots 147, 150, and 150.

February 2, 2016 - Our Auctioneer has added images for Lots 1 and 3 in our March quarterly auction.

January 31, 2016 - Our Society Auctioneer has added additional images to our March quarterly auction. See them under Lot Numbers 152, 153, 154, 155, and 156.

January 29, 2016 - Our Society Auctioneer has added images for Lots 51, 111, 113, 118, 126, and 127 in our March quarterly auction.

January 17, 2016 - The Society Auctioneer has released the March quarterly auction. It is now available for review by checking the 'Current Auction' on our Auctions page.

January 1, 2016 - Prices realized have been posted to our December 2015 Society Auction.


November 30, 2015
- Our Society Auctioneer has added images for Lots 4, 7, and 21 in the December Society Auction. They are now available for your review by checking the 'Current Auction' on our Auctions page.

November 29, 2015 - The Society is pleased to announce the release of a new DVD containing a comprehensive 47 page presentation by noted French philatelist Jean-François Gibot. It was used as support during a conference held July 5, 2008 at the premises of the Academie de Philatélie, the French Academy of Philately. Full details about the content and acquiring a copy of this important new publication may be found on our Publications page.

November 8, 2015 - Thanks to a review of our current auction, the description for Lot 16 has been corrected to properly identify the item as a forgery.

November 1, 2015 - A number of newly produced Haiti fantasy labels have recently come on the market. To more clearly identify these for members and friends of the Society, we have listed those that have come to our attention on our "UPU Illegals" page under the header of '2015'.

October 31, 2015 - The Society Auctioneer has released the December quarterly auction. It is now available for review by checking the 'Current Auction' on our Auctions page.

October 14, 2015 - We have modified our "Membership" page to include the various types of membership options available to Society members. Additionally, we have modified our Membership Application form to incorporate the same information, should prospective members wish to apply for membership in any of the available categories.

October 8, 2015 - The second version of the Society's Facebook page is now online. Members are encouraged to make use of it by adding your contributions, your comments, and feedback. You'll find easy access to it through a link on our "Links" page.

September 29, 2015 - Prices realized have been posted to the September 2015 Society Auction.

August 31, 2015 - Our Society Auctioneer has added images for Lots 2, 3, and 4 in our September quarterly auction.

August 27, 2015 - Our current Society Auction has been modified to better reflect the material in three listings, Lots 1, 31, and 32. As you check the revised descriptions, you will also note the addition of images for various listings from Lots 1 through 23.

August 17, 2015 - The Society Auctioneer has released the September quarterly auction. It is now available for review by checking the 'Current Auction' on our Auctions page. As a reminder, as before, any prospective bidder interested in seeing a scan of any Lot should contact our Auctioneer by email or by postal mail.

July 9, 2015 - The Society's webpage detailing fantasy labels declared as "Illegal" has been updated to better reflect records regarding these spurious productions.

June 28, 2015 - Prices realized have been posted to the June 2015 Society Auction.

May 31, 2015 - Additional listings of fantasy labels have been noted which better clarify the releases recorded a few days ago under the header of '2014' on our "UPU Illegals" page.

May 27, 2015 - A number of newly produced Haiti fantasy labels have come on the market in recent months. To more clearly identify these for members and friends of the Society, we have listed those that have come to our attention on our "UPU Illegals" page, along with previously listed material.

May 20, 2015 - The Society Auctioneer has released the June quarterly auction. It is now available for review by checking the 'Current Auction' on our Auctions page. As a reminder, any prospective bidder interested in seeing a scan of any Lot should contact our Auctioneer by email or by postal mail.

April 23, 2015 - The Republic of Haiti's Office des Postes website has corrected technical issues previously noted. Please check their new website design via our "Links" page.

March 28, 2015 - Prices realized have been posted to the March 2015 Society Auction.

March 17, 2015 - The Society's Facebook page is no longer operational and its link has been removed from our "Links" page. However, we are pleased to add a link to the 1840-1940 blog page, where a collector of worldwide issues from 1840 to 1940 looks at his collection of the issues of Haiti.

February 15, 2015 - The Society Auctioneer has released the March quarterly auction. It is now available for review by checking the 'Current Auction' on our Auctions page.

February 12, 2015 - The Society is pleased to announce the release of its Special Study No. 3, "Haiti's First Flights", authored by Barbara A. Levine, our Editor of the Society journal, Haiti Philately, since 1999. This new work combines flight listings from previously published works and adds flights identified in specialist literature and by individual collectors. The 49 page catalog itself is divided into distinct periods reflecting the development of Haitian air post service. Full details about the content and acquiring a copy of this important new publication may be found on our Publications page.

January 29, 2015 - Our Society Auctioneer has updated the wording of the rules for our quarterly Society Auctions to better clarify requirements for both bidders and sellers. To review them on-line, please click on the link called "Auction Rules" at the bottom of our Auction page. (If you have recently viewed the on-line Rules page, please click on your browser's 'Refresh' button once you access it to view the revised wording.)

January 20, 2015 - For those interested in tracking material previously sold through the Society's quarterly auctions, we have added the records for auctions held in 2004 and 2005 to those previously posted. Those interested in viewing some exceptional material offered during those years should access those records through our "Auction Archives" page, which may be reached through our main "Auctions" page.

January 13, 2015 - We are pleased to note that the national philatelic organization in France, Academie de Philatélie, has returned to the web after a long absence resulting from a number of issues. The link to this organization has been updated on our Links page on both our English and French language sites.

January 3, 2015 - The Publications page has been adjusted to reflect the charges for our Society publications available to members as well as to non Society members.

January 1, 2015 - There have been several additions to the Site in recent days.

The By Laws that went into effect on January 1st are now available for reading/download. To access them, check the 'Society By Laws' link on the "Membership" page.

At the same time, our "Contact Us" page now reflects the new line-up of Officers and Board of Directors effective January 1st. All positions reflect the requirements of our current By Laws.

In other news, prices realized have been posted for the recently closed December 2014 Society Auction. Check on our "Auctions" page or access the "Auction Archives" via a link on that same page to peruse the results for that particular auction.

Speaking of "Auction Archives", for those interested in tracking material previously sold through the Society's quarterly auctions, we have added the records for auctions held in 2006, 2007, 2008, and 2009 to those previously posted.

 

December 10, 2014 - The Society is pleased to announce that our French language pages are now available. Please click on the appropriate flag in the upper right corner of any page to be taken to the French or English language versions of our site.

December 1, 2014 - The Society Auction rules have been corrected to reflect that our quarterly auctions are listed only here on the Society's website.

November 29, 2014 - Our Auctioneer has revised the descriptions for Lots 47 and 48 in the Society's December auction. Thanks to a report by one of our members, a review of the description determined that the wrong Scott numbers had initially been used in each instance.

November 15, 2014 - Our Auctioneer has revised the description for Lot 97 in the Society's December auction. The cover was inadvertently initially described as being posted in 1927, but the description has now been modified to reflect the cancellation dates, which indicate it was actually mailed in 1947.

November 7, 2014 - The Society's December 2014 auction has been posted.

November 4, 2014 - The third version of the Society's website is put on-line. We will be working on improving its content in the coming weeks.