Memphis Stamp Collectors Society

Memphis, Tennessee

Thank you for visiting our web site.  We encourage you to contact us if you would like more information or are interested in becoming a part of our organization.  

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Correspondence may be sent to the club in care of the email link above, or in care of:

Ron Williams,  P.O. Box 132, Brunswick, TN  38014


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David Saks' Philatelic Library 

Lucille McWherter Senior Center

1355 Estate Drive, Memphis, TN 38119 

Meetings are the FIRST Thursday of the Month unless a Federal Holiday, or otherwise annotated. Most meetings include a club auction of stamps and related materials.
6:30PM - Social
7:00PM - Meeting 

Upcoming Events:

​Feb  1, 2018 - Regular Meeting
Mar 1, 2018 - Regular Meeting

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President: Andy Burkman
First Vice President: Duncan Teague
Second Vice President: David Kiehn
Treasurer: Paul Trower
Secretary: Ron Williams

​Former President, Dick Scott, Karla Norman and Barb Frantonius, Webmistress, remain on the board.

The club has established a grant program to help school teachers with the cost of using stamps in their school curriculum. Grants will be limited to school systems in the Greater Mid-South (Memphis, TN) area. We are excited to have awarded our FIRST Grant to a member of the Bartlett, TN school district.  Please see the MSCS Grant page under "School Librarian".

The Memphis Stamp Collectors Society, was initially organized in 1953 and has been a charter, American Philatelic Society (APS) Chapter, since May 1963.

The purpose of the Society is to encourage and aid in the collecting and study of postage stamps and  all related  areas  of  philatelic  interest, facilitate  contact  among  collectors,  provide facilities and opportunities for the dissemination of  information  for  the  advancement  of  the science and hobby of philately  and to provide friendships among all collectors.​​
The membership of the club is drawn from the greater  Memphis  Metropolitan  area  with members from Mississippi and Arkansas regularly joining their  Tennessee  associates. Membership is made up of all age groups.

January 26th -28th - Southeastern Stamp Expo - 2018 Southeast Federation of Stamp Shows.  An APS World Series of Philately Show, Hilton Atlanta Northeast, 5993 Peachtree Industrial Blvd., Norcross, GA 3009-3415.  Contact Scott Mark, or 

February 23rd - 25th - APS AmeriStampExpo 2018. American Philatelic Society, Sheraton Birmingham Hotel, 2101 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd, North, Birmingham, AL  35203-1101.  Contact Barb Johnson, or

March 10 - 11 - Nashville Stamp and Postcard Show 2018. Nashville Philatelic Society, 301 Madison Street, Madison, TN. Sat 10-5; Sunday 10-4.  Contact Tom Tribke @

April 8 - Montgomery Area Stamp Club Stamp and Coin Show.  Doster Center, 424 S Northington St, Prattville, AL  36067.  Contact Duane Selix,

June 16 -17 - HUNTSPEX 2018. Huntsville 2018 Stamp and Postcard Show, Huntsville Philatelic Club, University of Alabama, Huntsville Conference Training Center, 1410 Ben Graves Dr., Huntsville, AL.  Contact Michael O'Reilly, or

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