The purpose of the Ottoman and Near East Philatelic Society (ONEPS) is to promote the collecting and study of the postage stamps, revenue stamps, postal stationery, and postal history used in the Ottoman Empire, Turkey, and successor states.

The next annual meeting of ONEPS will be held at NAPEX in Falls Church, VA on Saturday, June 10, 2017

Click here for information about joining ONEPS and receiving an annual subscription to “The Levant”.

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Thinking about joining?  Perhaps you’d like to see a sample of “The Levant”.  Click here to see the September 2015 issue.

Stampex Spring Exhibition in London, a FEPA recognized event.
Ottoman Empire and collections from all around the world will be judged by FIP/FEPA judges. More information and forms can be found at http://www.abps.org.uk/Exhibiting/Exhibitions/National_Exhibitions/16-02-17_Spring-Stampex.xalter

In September 2016, ONEPS published a 24 page study "Postal Rates of the Republic of Turkey 1920 - 1960". Hard copies are available for $8 in USA or $10 to all other countries postage paid. If interested, please contact ONEPS Secretary, Mr. Rolfe Smith.

In September 2016, ONEPS published a 24 page study “Postal Rates of the Republic of Turkey 1920 – 1960”. Hard copies are available for $8 in USA or $10 to all other countries postage paid. If interested, please contact ONEPS Secretary, Mr. Rolfe Smith.