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Welcome to the State Revenue Society Website

The primary purpose of the SRS is to promote and encourage the study and collection of revenue stamps and related materials of the states of the United States and their subdivisions.


Scott Troutman

September 20, 1950 - February 20, 2015


SRN 1Q 2015

First Quarter State Revenue News

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Previous Auction Results


Join the SRS, or renew your membership, and pay by PayPal™, or major credit card here.

Contact the Secretary with your new or changed email address.

WESTPEX 2015, April 24-26


Join us for the show, and Annual Meeting. WESTPEX site

San Francisco Airport Marriott Waterfront

SRS Activities

Friday, April 25: Joint SRS/ARA/Classics Society Dinner, $66 cash (tax & tip included), LIMITED SPACE

6:30pm Cash Bar; 7:00pm Dinner

Kincaid’s, 60 Bayview Avenue, Burlingame CA 94010

Reserve immediately, directly to: jforstr@pacbell.net


Saturday 10am, SRS ANNUAL MEETING, Newport Beach Room


Our members have received boatloads of heavy metal in Exhibit and Literature competitions this year. Congratulations to:


Single Frame Competition


The Saint Louis Proprietary Provisionals - July 1898, Hermann Ivester (also won the American Revenue Association Award)



The State Revenue Catalog, Dave Wrisley, Ed.


First Days, Peter Martin, Ed.


Old Home Week Seals, Terence Hines, Ed.

State Revenue News, Scott Troutman, Ed.




The American Revenuer, 2013, Michael Mahler, Ed.

First Days, Peter Martin, Ed.

The State Revenue Catalog, Dave Wrisley, Ed.

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Order the Catalog Now!

Completely revised, this Grand award-winning catalog is hardbound with 733 pages containing approximately 28,000 listings, 10,000 color illustrations, updated catalog values, and an informative 18 page Introduction.

The price for Domestic Members is $77 (non-members $97). Use the Order Form (.pdf, .jpg), or use credit card or PayPal™ (there is a $3 handling charge for using the latter method).

Non-members (hint): Join now, then buy the catalog!

International persons, and dealers contact the Treasurer for shipping cost and instructions.

Rave Reviews!

“…among the most important philatelic books of 2014….”

Everett C. Parker, Mekeel's & Stamps MAGAZINE, March 21, 2014


“…a very worthy successor to the 2007 edition….”

Michael Baadke, Linn’s Stamp News, January 6, 2014


“If you collect or aspire to collect state revenues, this is your single most important resource.”

Ron Lesher, The American Stamp Dealer & Collector , January 2014


“…a major advancement over previous state revenue catalogs….”

Eric Jackson, The American Stamp Dealer & Collector, January 2014


“It is breathtakingly good, and such an advance over what we had. Hopefully the entire field of state revenue collecting will now begin a huge leap forward!”  

Michael Mahler, The American Revenuer, First Quarter 2014


"...fantastic and ... a must for those who are interested in state revenues."

John M. Hotchner, U. S. Stamp News, January 2015


“… WOW am I impressed with the quality.”  “WHAT A BEAUTIFUL JOB!!” “It is a beautiful work and more than worth the price.”

SRS Members

Cumulative Update Available (as of 12-15-14)

New Pennsylvania Local Real Estate Catalog

A second edition of this catalog is well overdue and is currently being developed. Any collectors who may be willing to share information or scans and/or review drafts are urged to contact the editor, Rob Conley, at revenueblue@hotmail.com .

The catalog will include stamps, coupons and rubber stamp impressions for all PA counties and subordinate authorities (including Philadelphia).

State Revenue Stamps of the USA

This is a survey article by Scott Troutman published in the September 2012 issue of The Revenue Journal.

Links to this and other future articles, as well as to many philatelic organizations, may also be found on the Links page.


SRN_DVDWant to do research for an article, or a specialized catalog? Catch up on the history of a particular topic? Or just want to search up a factoid to impress your fellow State Revenue collectors?

All issues of the Society publication are available on DVD, including published indexes. *

Formatted for Windows®. Up to date Adobe Reader® or Acrobat® required. Mail in a Publications Order Form to get your copy. Only $25 (Members $20); International $30 ($25), post paid. Available electronically by request.

*Members that have already purchased the original 1959-2010 DVD can receive a free 2011-current electronic file update just by asking the WebEditor!



U. S. City and County Revenue Web Site

Go here to see the largest listing of local revenue issues anywhere. Many illustrated.


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