Samoa: 1935,   1939,   1962,   1969,   1974,   1981,   1985,   1986,   1990,   1994,   B.V.I. 1969,   Kiribati 1983,  
Marshalls 1988,   Cooks 1994,   Niue 1994,   G.B. 1993,   1994,   1997,   U.S. 2001,   Home

Kiribati

Commonwealth Day 1983

Robert Louis Stevenson Hotel - Abemama


March 14, 1983. Scott #419, perf 14


Stevenson stayed on Abemama Island
in Kirbati (then the Gilbert Islands)
in the late 1880s. Here is
Part IV: The Gilberts - Apemama
from his 1900 "In the South Seas"



First Day Cover

(full set: Scott 418-421)

Obaia the Feathered
A Legend of Kiribati
Scott #418
Robert Louis Stevenson Hotel, Abemama
Scott #419
Ocean Vessel
off Betio Harbor
Scott #420
Kiribati and
Neighboring Territories
Scott #421


Samoa: 1935,   1939,   1962,   1969,   1974,   1981,   1985,   1986,   1990,   1994,   B.V.I. 1969,   Kiribati 1983,  
Marshalls 1988,   Cooks 1994,   Niue 1994,   G.B. 1993,   1994,   1997,   U.S. 2001,   Home