History Federated Malaya States

*Map (British Malaya circa 1922) Licensed under the GFDL by the author; Released under the GNU Free Documentation Licence The stamps of this States consisted of overprinted stamps of the Straits Settlements, issued between 1878-1891; printed from the individual states between 1891-1900 and between 1900-1934. consisted of: Unfederated Malay States: Johore with overprinted stamps from…

History Straits Settlements

The Straits Settlements (Malay:Negeri-negeri Selat) were a group of British territories located in Southeast Asia. Originally established in 1826 as part of the territories controlled by the British East India Company, the Straits Settlements came under direct British control as a Crown colony on 1 April 1867. The colony was dissolved in 1946 as part…

History Malaysia

The history Malaysia (British crown colony Straits Settlements (1826), Malayan states , British patronage (Sabah), the Japanese Invasion of the Malayan Peninsula in the second World War (Malaya 1942) and Federation one finds Malaya (1957) again on numerous stamps. At 31.08.1957 the independence of Great Britain was carried out and this one founded himself in…