SESCAL 2021 (Stamp Exhibition of Southern California)

The 77th Annual Stamp Exhibition of Southern California

15-17 October 2021


New to the SESCAL in 2020 was a Literature Exhibit of articles.  Japanese Philately  authors were invited to participate in 2020 and 2021 and several did participate. All authors are invited to participate in SESCAL 2022 Literature Competition.  The ISJP will pay the entry fee for any ISJP Member wishing to submit a Japanese related article published in Japanese Philately.

ISJP Members – 2021 SESCAL Literature Winners


“Foreign registration labels with letter codes A, B or C”

by Anker Nielsen

Reserve Grand Award

Large Gold
Special Award award for best Japanese Related Article at SESCAL 2021


Postal History Society Award
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Other ISJP Member Winners with Japanese Articles

Large Gold

Meiji Period Mail Collection Seal Books”, by Kenneth Bryson

“The Christmas Postcards of the Japanese POW camps in WWIby Harold Krische


A Postcard in a Bottle“, by Kenneth G. Clark

“Visit of the Great White Fleet to Japan1908: Program and Postcards”. by Anker Nielsen

Large Silver

Disneyana Japonica, by William Silvester


“Japonica (1) & (2)”,  by Danny Meng