Stamps on Eye Donation – Thailand 1979.

Stamps on Eye Donation – Thailand 1979.

Stamps on Eye Donation by Thailand 06 Apr 1979. Red Cross Stamps surcharged.

Give Eye, Give New Life.

THAILAND MEDICAL EYE
THAILAND 1979- EYE DONATION
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Stamps on Louis Pasteur – France 1995.

Stamps on Louis Pasteur – France 1995

Louis Pasteur ( 1822-1895) was a French biologist, microbiologist and chemist well known for his work in the field of vaccinations, fermentation & Pasteurization. He is also credited with creating vaccines for Rabies and Anthrax.

France issued a stamp on his birth centenary on 18 Feb 1995.

FRANCE 1995 - LOUIS PASTEUR
FRANCE 1995- LOUIS PASTEUR

Stamps on Saint Vaast of Arras Tapestry-France 1994.

Stamps on Saint Vaast of Arras Tapestry- France 1994.

Stamps on Saint Vaast of Arras Tapestry issued by France on 28 Nov 1994. It is a semi-postal stamp on Red Cross.

FRANCE 1994 TAPESTRY
FRANCE 1994 – TAPESTRY & RED CROSS

Europa Stamps -France-1994

Europa Stamps -France-1994

The theme for 1991 EUROPA stamps was Discoveries. France issued two stamps on this theme. 49 Countries participated in the stamp issue programme and issued 85 stamps. New countries to issue stamps on EUROPA theme were Aland, Greenland, Estonia and Latvia.

2.80 Fr – Discovery of AIDS Virus. Nobel Prize awarded to  Dr Luc Montagnier at Pasteur Institute Paris for the discovery of AIDS virus.

3.70 Fr – Discovery of De Broglie Wave (1924). The theory about subatomic particles having wave properties was given by Louis De Broglie in 1924. De Broglie (1892-1987) was a French physicist best known for wave theory and quantum theory. He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1929.

FRANCE EUROPA 1994 DISCOVERIES
FRANCE 1994 -EUROPA-DISCOVERIES-AIDS VIRUS & DE BROGLIE WAVE.

Discovery of AIDS Virus – Stamps of France 1994.

Discovery of AIDS Virus – Stamps of France 1994.

The AIDS virus was discovered in 1983 by different research groups who gave this virus different names. The groups under Dr Gallo, Dr Luc Montagnier at Pasteur Institute Paris and Dr Jay Levy at the University of San Francisco California identified the AIDS virus. Dr Luc Montagnier was awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine for 2008 for this discovery along with two other scientists.

France issued a stamp with label on Discovery of AIDS virus on 01 Dec 1994 on World Day to combat AIDS. The 2.80 Fr stamp with a label is listed. It was also part of EUROPA issue of 1994.

FRANCE 1994 DISCOVERY AIDS VIRUS
FRANCE 1994 DISCOVERY AIDS VIRUS

Rehabilitation Aid – Stamps of GDR 1979

Rehabilitation Aid – Stamps of GDR 1979

GDR issued stamps on the rehabilitation of severely handicapped in the GDR on 26 Jun 1979.

10 Pf – Hospital Teaching          35 Pf- Integrating rehabilitated into the workplace.

GDR HANDICAPPED
GDR 1979- REHABILITATION OF HANDICAPPED