T EXAS PHILATELIC ASSOCIATION, INC.
"FRIENDSHIP THROUGH PHILATELY"
AT YOUR SERVICE
Welcome to the Texas Philatelic Association website. Whether you're a member or a visitor, thank you for taking the time to visit. We hope you'll find interesting and useful information as you check out what we have to offer.
The Texas Philatelic Association, founded in 1896, is one of the oldest and largest regional philatelic groups in America. We're almost 600 members strong and are proud to support our great hobby in the state of Texas.
TPA OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS
Robert I. Benner
TEXAS PHILATELIC ASSOCIATION
OPS SALES CIRCUITS NOW
Members of the Texas Philatelic Association are now eligible to participate in the Sales Division of the Oklahoma Philatelic Society (OPS). Membership in the OPS is not required for TPA members to buy or sell stamps. See the September/October 2007 edition of The Texas Philatelist for more details, then click on the OPS icon at right to participate.
TEXPEX SET FOR MARCH 1-3, 2013A group chosen at the board meeting in San Antonio to conduct TEXPEX has set the next show for March 1-3, 2013 at the Hilton DFW Lakes Executive Conference Center in Grapevine, Texas. The TPA will hold its annual meeting there along with that of the American Helvetia Philatelic Society. More details to come. For the latest information, check out our Events Calendar.
THE TEXAS PHILATELIST FOR
The March/April edition of The Texas Philatelist, the official journal of the Texas Philatelic Association, is now available for download (free "Adobe Reader" software available at Adobe.com is required to view), as are the 33 previous issues. To select a journal to download, click here.
TPA/OPS WINTER AUCTION 2013 IS OPENThe TPA/OPS Winter Auction 2013 is open for bidding.With 124 lots, there are plenty of items for everyone. There are a number of great U.S. and foreign lots available. Remember to support lots donated which are colored in green. For a listing of lots (with scans), please Click Here.