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The Stamps and Philately of Cape Verde HI
CapeVerde was colonized by the Portuguese in the 15th century and administeredwith Portuguese Guinea until 1879. It became an overseas province of Portugalin 1951 and independent in 1975. Postage stamps have been issuedsince 1877.
CIAData: Location: Western Africa, group of Islands in the North Atlantic Ocean, westof Senegal. Independence: 5 July 1975 (from Portugal)
Empresa Publica dos Correios e Telecomunicacoes
Republica de Cabo Verde
Ministerio de Transportes e Comunicacöes
Correios de Cabo Verde
Depto de Filatelia
Praia - Cabo Verde
D & G Philatelic Inc.
Box 237, 370 Hempstead Ave.
West Hempstead, NY 11552
Last update March 1, 2000