2014 Exhibit awards won by BNAPS members

Certificate awarded by BNAPS to Bob Dyer in 2003
For his contributions, BNAPS awarded this certificate to Bob Dyer in 2003.

To acknowledge the efforts of BNAPS members and the success they have achieved in exhibiting BNA material, we present information about BNAPS exhibit winners at National exhibitions in Canada and the United States and FIP-sponsored International exhibitions.

Awards are for BNA exhibits and BNA literature. If you think we've missed any, let us know. Contact Adri Veenstra (email: a.veenstra@chello.nl).

The information for Parts I, II, and III was provided by Norris (Bob) Dyer. That for Part IV was provided by Adri Veenstra.

2014 Overview

Summary of exhibit awards won by BNAPS members in 2014

  Nationals - U.S. and Canada International - FIP BNAPS Totals
Award Level Single
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Multi
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Exhibits
Large Gold                  
Gold 6 13       2 8 29
Large Vermeil              
Vermeil 7 12       2 21
Large Silver              
Silver 3 6       1 1 11
Silver-Bronze 3         1 4
Bronze                  
Totals 19 31   4 11 65

This tabulation does not include:

The total number of awards was 65, down from 90 in 2013. There were no BNA exhibits by members at International shows. Some exhibits may figure more than once in the awards tabulation because they were displayed at more than one show.

Member exhibits help to promote BNA philately. All exhibitors deserve praise for their time and effort. This includes members who exhibit at local or regional shows, which are not listed on this page.

2014 Exhibit Awards, Part IV

Competition Awards at SESCAL 2014, Los Angeles, CA, 17-19 September 2014

Multi-Frame
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
Gold Art Bunce Canada - The 15 Cent Large Queen of 1868
     

Competition Awards at Omaha Stamp Show 2014, Omaha, NE, 6-7 September 2014

Single Frame
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
Silver, Women Exhibitors Sterling Achievement Award Allison W. Cusick Wheat Farming in Canada’s Prairie Provinces Prior to World War I
     
2014 Exhibit Awards, Part III

Competition Awards at BNAPEX 2014 BALPEX, Baltimore, MA, 29-31 August 2014

Multi-Frame
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
Gold, Horace W. Harrison Grand Award, Meyerson Award Kevin O'Reilly A Postal History of the Yukon
Gold, Allan Steinhart Reserve Grand Award, OTB Novice Award George Dresser The King Edward VII Issue of Canada July 1, 1903 - October 6, 1908
Gold, Ed and Mickey Richardson Award Colin Banfield Canada Postal Stationery Letter Cards of the Victorian Period, 1893 - 1899.
Gold Earle L. Covert Canadian Airletters:  Unstamped in 1945 to prestamped ending in 1996
Gold Ronald Majors Canada/British North America - Union and Confederate Postal Correspondence in the US Civil War era (1857-1868)
Gold, Sam Nickle Award J. Michael Powell Canadian Prisoners and Civilian Internees in Europe During the Great War
Gold Robert Pinet Victorian Montreal: Economic Hub of the Dominion
Gold Richard Thompson The First Decimal Issue of Canada 1859-68
Vermeil, John D. Arn White Queen Award Jeffrey Arndt Wilding Low Value Definitives
Vermeil Stephen Sacks 1927 Confederation Stamps and Covers
Silver Kathryn Johnson 1972 Caricatures and Landscapes Definitives
Bronze (Hon) non-competitive Charles Livermore Thanks for the Smokes
     
Single Frame
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
Gold, Herbert L. McNaught One-Frame Exhibit Award, Order of the Beaver Novice Award David D'Alessandris Cross-Border via the Cunard Line: Mail Between the United States and Nova Scotia 1840-1867
Gold Victor Willson Fifteen Cent Large Queen Stamp of Canada
Silver Earle L. Covert RCMP - The Postcard Factory® Cards
Silver-Bronze Matthew Gaiser 1982 Canadian Philatelic Youth Issue
     
Non-Exhibit Awards
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
John Siverts Award: best Study Group newsletter in 2013. Tie Ross Gray for The Newsletter of the Canadian Railway Post Office Study Group
John Siverts Award: best Study Group newsletter in 2013 Gary Dickinson for the First Day Cover Study Group newsletter, First Impressions
E. R. (Ritch) Toop Award: best article or book on military postal history Michael Powell for his book Notes through Barbed Wire
E. R. (Ritch) Toop Award: best article or book on military postal history Paul Binney for his 2012 article "A re-examination and classification of the GPO Triangles on naval mail from HMCS Avalon, St. John’s, Newfoundland."
Vincent G. Greene Award: best article or series of articles in BNA Topics in 2013 Anthony B. Thompson for "The Intaglio Printing of Newfoundland's 1932-1941 Industrial Issue by Perkins Bacon" and "Intaglio Printings of the Newfoundland 1¢ “Pile of Cod” Stamps"

Competition Awards at APS StampShow 2014, Hartford, CT, 21-24 August 2014

Multi-Frame
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
World Series of Philately Prix d'Honneur Derek M. Smith Transatlantic Stampless Mail To and From New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island 1757-1859
Gold, BNAPS Award William Averbeck Postal Rates, Regulations & Uses in Small Queen Era: 1870-1897
Gold, Errors, Freaks & Oddities Collectors Club First William Averbeck Canadian Errors Stamps & Their Causes
     
2014 Exhibit Awards, Part II

Competition Awards at COLOPEX 2014, Columbus, OH, 13-14 June 2014

Single Frame
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
Vermeil Allison W. Cusick Wheat Farming in Canada’s Prairie Provinces Prior to World War I
     

Competition Awards at Royale 2014 Royal, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 30 May - 1 June 2014

Multi-Frame
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
Gold, BNAPS Best BNA 2 to 4 Frame Exhibit Graham McCleave New Brunswick Decimal Issue 1860-1868
Gold, BNAPS Best Researched BNA Exhibit David McLaughlin The Maple Leaf Issue of Canada 1897-1898
Gold, PHSC Best Postal History Exhibit Gary Steele Canadian Dead Letter Office Handstamps
Gold Hugh Rathbun Annapolis Royale, Nova Scotia Communications of the 1700’s and Postal Markings of the 1800’s
Gold John M. Walsh Newfoundland Precursor Stampless Documents and Proper Use of 1898 Queen Victoria First Revenue Stamp Issue
Gold John Cooper The Way Mails of New Brunswick
Vermeil Martin Eichele Nova Scotia to UPU
Vermeil Brainard Fitzgerald The Royal Visit of 1939 Stamp Issue – Their Inspired Philatelic First Day Covers
Vermeil John Hall Canadian Fiscal War Tax Stamps of WWI
Vermeil Robin Moore Newfoundland 1840-1949 St. John’s Postal Markings
Vermeil Arlene Sullivan Rise and Fall: the New Westminster Post Office, 1898-1981
Vermeil Sean Weatherup The Railway Post Office in 19th Century Nova Scotia
Silver Robert J. Elias Canada’s Letter Rates and Fees: 1952-1966
     
Single Frame
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
Gold, One-Frame Grand Award, BNAPS Best BNA One-Frame Exhibit David Bartlet Booklets of Newfoundland
Gold John McEntyre 1930 Canada Weights and Measures Revenue Issue
Gold Garfield Portch Canada: The Half-Cent Small Queen
Vermeil, John D. Arn White Queen Award David Bartlet Canadian Computer Vended Postage
Silver-Bronze (Youth Exhibit) Matthew Gaiser 1982 Canadian Philatelic Youth Issue
     

Competition Awards at ORAPEX 2014, Ottawa, ON, 3-4 May 2014

Multi-Frame
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
Gold, Grand, PHSC Best BNA Postal History Derek Smith Transatlantic Stampless Mail to and from NB, NS and PEI, 1757-1859
Gold, Reserve Grand, BNAPS Best BNA Exhibit, Best Researched BNA Exhibit Gary Steele Canadian Dead Letter Office Handstamps
Gold Stephane Cloutier Postmarks of Hamilton, Ontario 1828-1897
Vermeil, BNAPS Best BNA 2 to 4 Frame Exhibit Dave Schurman Upper Canada and Ontario Law Stamps, 1864-1940
Vermeil, BNAPS John D. Arn White Queen Award Peter McCarthy Canada: The 1972-1977 Definitives Issue (Caricatures and Landscapes)
Vermeil Brainard Fitzgerald The Royal Visit of 1939 Stamp Issues: Their Inspired Philatelic First Day Covers
Vermeil, PHSC Ritch Toop Best Military Postal History Exhibit J. Michael Powell Canadian Prisoners of War and Civilian Internees in Europe during the Great War
Silver Tony Shaman Canada Post 1982-2013 HOH OHO Santa Stationery and Precursors
Silver John Cooper The Marketing of Canada’s War Savings Stamps and Certificates
     
Single Frame
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
Gold, One-Frame Grand, BNAPS Best BNA One-frame Exhibit Robert Lunn Internal Mails and Postal Rates of Pre-Confederation Prince Edward Island
Gold, Best Canadian Traditional, Herbert L. McNaught Memorial Trophy David Bartlet Booklets of Newfoundland
Vermeil Guillaume Vadeboncoeur Canada’s Small Queen Era Postal History with Foreign Stamps
Vermeil David Bartlet Computer Vended Postage
Vermeil Chris Hargreaves Evolution of Winnepeg’s Airmail
Silver-Bronze (Youth Exhibit) Matthew Gaiser 1982 Canadian Philatelic Youth Issue
     

Competition Awards at Philadelphia National Stamp Exhibition 2014, Philadelphia, PA, 4-6 April 2014

Single Frame
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
Vermeil Allison W. Cusick Solo Usages of Canada’s 1 Cent Small Queen Stamp, 1870-1897
     
2014 Exhibit Awards, Part I

Competition Awards at Spring National Show 2014, Edmonton, AB, 22-23 March 2014

Multi-Frame
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
Gold, BNAPS Best BNA Exhibit Award, BNAPS Best Researched BNA Exhibit, PHSC Best Postal History Exhibit Kevin O’Reilly A Postal History of the Yukon
Vermeil, PHSC Ritch Toop Best Military Postal History Exhibit Hal Kellett Canada’s Participation in the Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902
Vermeil, Canadian Aerophilatelic Society Award Earle Covert Canadian Air Letters (Aerogrammes)
Silver, AAPE WE Award Earle Covert Armed Forces Air Letter Sheets
Silver Hal Kellett Toronto Postal History in the Nineteenth Century
     
Single Frame
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
Vermeil, BNAPS Best BNA One-Frame Exhibit Dave Bartlet Computer Vended Postage
Silver, John D. Arn White Queen Award Earle Covert RCMP – The Postcard Factory® Cards
Silver-Bronze (Youth Exhibit) Matthew Gaiser 1982 Philatelic Youth Issue
     

Competition Awards at ARIPEX, Mesa, AZ, 21-22 February 2014

Single Frame
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
Silver Allison W. Cusick Solo Usages of Canada’s Small Queen Stamp: 1870-1897
     

Competition Awards at APS AMERISTAMP EXPO 2014, Little Rock, AR, 14-16 February 2014

Single Frame
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
Prix d’Honneur Jill Hare Admirals and Old Lace – Lathework of the Canadian Admiral Era
     
Postcard
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
Silver Allison W. Cusick Wheat Farming in Canada's Prairie Provinces Prior to World War I
     

Competition Awards at Sarasota National Stamp Exhibition, Sarasota, FL, 7-9 February 2014

Multi-Frame
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
Silver Raymond Dubeau Canada Three Cent Small Queen Printing Classes, the First Ottawa Period, 1870-1873
     

Competition Awards at SANDICAL, San Diego, CA, 24-26 January 2014

Single Frame
Award Exhibitor Exhibit
Gold and Felicitations of the Jury Art Bunce Canada – The 15¢ Large Queen of 1868
     

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