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UPU (UNION POSTALE UNIVERSELLE)

 

UPU MEMBERS

Denmark became a member from the beginning of UPU 1 July 1875. The members (up to 1879) are here shown according the to date where postal cards could be sent using UPU rate (A- or B-class).

 

1 July 1875
A-Class
Belgium
Finland
Great Britain
Greece
Holland
Ireland
Italy
Portugal
Romania
Russia
Spain
Switzerland
Turkey
Germany
United States
Egypt

 

1 Januar 1876
A-Class
France
Gibraltar

 

1 April 1877
A-Class
Canada

 

1 April 1877
B-Class
British Guiana
Hong Kong
Mauritius
Singapore
Trinidad

 

1 June 1877
B-Class
Japan

 

1 July 1877
B-Class
Brasil

 

1 April 1878
B-Class
Argentina

 

1 April 1879
B-Class
Bermuda
British India
Burma
Danish West Indies via France and Great Britain
El Salvador
Dutch Ostindia
Honduras
Jamaica
Japan
China
Liberia
Mexico
Persien via India
Russisk Asia
Senegal
Sierra Leone
Trinidad
Vietnam

 

14 June 1879
B-Class
Peru

 

 

 
HISTORY OF UPU

Union Générale des Postes was founded 9 October 1874. The purpose was to make common rates between the members. The name changed 1 April 1878 to Union Postale Universelle (UPU). Read more about UPU at their own website.

 

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 Last updated: 2 August 2004