Scott Publishing Company Albums and Catalogs
iHobb.com is the larges independent online distributor of Scott albums and catalogs in the country. For over 140 years, Scott Publishing Co. has been the publisher of United States stamp albums, as well as the comprehensive Scott International Album and a long list of country specialty stamp albums. Scott Publishig is known around the world as the publisher of the Scott Standard Postage Stamp Catalogue. It is the only catalogue produced on an annual basis that values and identifies all the stamps of the world.
Keep up to date with annual album supplements for your Scott National, Specialty and International Collections. Also the Minuteman, American, Platinum, and Schaubek Supplements are listed as released.
Scott Stamp Catalogs are preferred by collectors as their principle source for identifying and valuing stamps, both worldwide and U.S. issues. Scott catalog numbers are used to identify stamps when buying, selling, or trading. The Scott Stamp Catalog lists stamps from every country with useful information, including the issue date, the process used to print the stamp, the perforation, and a unique Scott catalogue number.
The National Album for U.S. Stamps is just the beginning. The National Series included area dozen different albums going deep into the hobby of U.S. stamp collecting. Choose a special album just for the U.S. Possessions, or the comprehensive album for postal stationery or postal cards. There is an album dedicated to Commemorative Plate Block, and another for Regular Issue Plate Blocks and this is just the beginning.
Our Minuteman U.S. Stamp Album package comes complete with single-sided, illustrated pages for building a collection thru the latest supplement. Included are the regular issues and commemoratives beginning with the very first U.S. Stamps in 1847. plus an extensive 'Back-of-the-book' section. Your album comes housed in two attractive 3-ring binders with room to grow your stamp collection with annual supplements and blank Minuteman Album pages.
The Scott Specialty series of country stamp albums literally cover the world. Choose your country to collect and refine your choice to a era or period of years if you chose. All album pages are printed on one side only, punched to Scott's two-post, and three-ring or universal binders and all spaces are identified using the Scott numbering system.
The ultimate International Stamp Album for Worldwide Collectors! Start with the 'Golden Age of Philately', beginning with the first stamp of Great Britain in 1840 and concluding with the outbreak of World War II. With the Scott International Album, the whole world is divided chronologically into 48 parts with over 21,000 pages and spaces for 220,000 stamps
The Scott American Stamp Album has been discontinued by Amos Press, but we still maintain a stock of the available supplements for those fortunate collectors using this wonderful album. The pages contains spaces for US regular postage and commemorative, official, hunting permit, postal stationery and for stamps from United Nations Headquarters in New York, and the UN Offices in Geneva and Vienna
The Scott Platinum U.S. Album was discontinued in 1992 in favor of the Schaubek Hingeless Album, styled after the National Postage Stamp Album. However, for those collectors who have a Platinum Album, iHobb.com continues to stock the new supplements each year so that you may keep your collection up to date. We also stock the blank pages from Scott for your expanding collection.
Advantage Pages are perfect for storing new issues, minor varieties and collateral material. These archival stockpages provide the protection and durability of crystal acetate pockets and fit directly into your Scott Binders. Advantage Pages match Scott National or Specialty pages (choice of borders) in every respect from paper and size to border.
Scott Albums offers a complete listing of bordered blank pages to fit their stamp albums. Pages are of the same paper stock as the printed pages found in the albums, with matching border graphics. Use extra pages to hold new issues pending release of the new supplement. Add a personal touch to your collection with items tht go beyond the printed album. Pages are available for all Scott Albums.
Scott provides a range of options for housing your album, with the components each sold separately, or for additional savings purchase an iHobb.com package complete. For National Albums and country specialty albums, choose from the traditional two-post binder with square posts, or the three-ring binder, International Albums will use the Blue Regular and Jumbo 2-post Add a dustcover, flysheets and labels and you have a complete unit.
Scott continues to offer a line of products to help collectors maintain and expand on their collections. Use these genuine Scott Products to better protect and organize your collection. Scott Filler Strips are used every 15 to 20 pages in your 2 post albums to balance your overstuffed binders. Glassine Interleaving sheets are available to add an extra touch of protection between the pages of your albums
Identify your album with a Scott Label. The Scott Album Labels are made of the identical material as used for the cover of your binder. Embossed letters are in gold to add a prestigious look to your collection. Choose from the full list of available labels. (Special printings are not available.)
Scott offers an economical, archival solution to the storge and display of your covers. Pages are available in black background, with 2 pockets on each side of the page, or clear with 2 pockets on only one side to allow viewing both sides of the cover. The Scott 3-Ring Binder has a large 60-page capacity
Protect your stamps and album pages with a clear archival quality plastic sleeve. Sleeves fit over entire page and protect pages from creases, fingerprints and tears. Scott Page Protectors are PVC free and thin enough that they will not make your binder bulge.
ScottMounts are available in a wide variety of sizes to meet your exacting needs. Made from 100% inert polystyrol foil, ScottMounts protect your stamps from the harmful effects of dust and moisture, maintaining the value of your collection. Available in both black background and clear to accommodate your preference, we offer a complete listing of mounts from pre-cut for single stamps to a full sheet size.
Keep up to date with annual album supplements for your Scott National, Specialty and International Collections. Also the Minuteman, American, Platinum, and Schaubek Supplements are listed as released. All 2015 Album Supplements are now released and available.
Let your knowledge about the stamps you collect increase your enjoyment of stamp collecting. There are some great stories about the characters and politicians who have influenced our hobby. Linn's Publications bring many of these to light with interesting reads that go beyond the technical specifications of the stamps.