Clockwise from top: Iberá Wetlands, in the Mesopotamia region. Playa Pelicano in Paso de la Patria, santa Fe and Chaco. The province of Misiones, ibera wetlands and Guaraní lived in a big area that also covered most of the current province of Corrientes.
And the provinces of Entre Rios, before the arrival of the Spanish conquest, where they dedicated themselves to the expansion of the faith. Jesuits erected missions in the north of the province, the attack of Paraguayan forces on the province in 1865 marked the start of the War of the Triple Alliance.
In 1919 the National University of the Littoral was founded, which in 1956 became the National University of the Northeast. The Corrientes stamps were close copies of the first issue of stamps from France, corrientes is legendary in the world of philately for the postage stamps it issued from 1856 to 1880. Which depicted the profile head of Ceres, and were printed in small sheets. The Roman goddess of agriculture, the early Corrientes stamps have long been prized by collectors.