Centenary of Commercial Radio in Canada -Stamps 2020.

Commercial Radio started in Canada with Marconi Wireless Telegraph Company in 1918. From its Montreal facility the Company started experimental wireless broadcasting and received a license for station XWA in Dec 1919. It started regular transmissions in 1920. By 1922 there were 39 radio stations in Canada. #radiocanada

Canada issued two stamps to commemorate Centenary of Commercial Radio in Canada in 2020.   The stamps feature early radio microphone and early radio.

Date of Issue 20 May 2020      Denomination -NVI        Print – 650,000 each