Jim Forte Postal History

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Wyoming philatelic literature consists of:

Wyoming  Post Offices 1850-1980 by John S. Gallagher and Alan H. Patera is a comprehensive post office guide with a great deal of additional information.

A Checklist of Wyoming Post Offices 1850-1988 by Richard W. Helbock is a compact post office guide with scarcity ratings.

You can access my online guide of Wyoming Post Offices here.


There are a few serious Wyoming collectors. If there were more than a few, the scarcity of Wyoming material would drive prices into the stratosphere. As the market now stands, a fairly high percentage of Wyoming cover find a home, Prices remain reasonable because of limited interest. Territorial material is most sought, but all periods are in demand.

Among the 50 states, the District of Columbia, R.P.O.'s and Streetcars, Wyoming rates as the 11th state in terms of percentage of covers sold at 65.80%. It ranks 48th in terms of the value of covers sold as percentage of all town cancels sold at 0.60%. The overall rank is 35th. This is a ten year running average. The most recent trends are about the same.

Covers For Sale

All Wyoming Covers

Wyoming By County

19th Century







World War One

Picture Postcards

Machine Cancels

Auxiliary Markings

Fancy Cancels

Non Standard Postmarks

Registered Covers

Special Delivery Covers

Foreign Destinations



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If you'd like printable version of these covers, please e-mail me.