Postage stamps and postal history of Diego-Suárez

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File:1890 15c stamp of Diego Suarez.jpg
An 1890 stamp of Diego-Suarez.

Diego-Suárez is a city at the northern tip of Madagascar in Antsiranana province. It was a French colony in the late 19th century until it was returned to Madagascar in 1896. It was renamed as Antsiranana in 1975.

Postage Stamps

The colony issued its own postage stamps from 1890 to 1894, managing to produce over 60 types in that short time.


See also