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Germany. Dated 1843/04/01. Letter datelined Leipzig, Germany to Wannington, England. SCHIFFSBRIEF POST HAMBURG cds + ms "6" due from addressee. Ms "Via Hull" routing instructions. Reverse with 4 Apr. black framed "HULL SHIP LETTER & 5 Apt. Warrington receiving cds.
Cover #84605 | Price: $90.00
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Germany. Dated 1857/03/01. 1 Mar. Barnstore cds, 5/10 hand stamp (5c German domestic, 10c international), partial N. York 15 Am. Pkt. cds + blue crayon rate mark. Reverse with Mar. 5 Bremen Stadtpostamt transit cds & blue 2 Mar.(?) Bremen cds. Per Ocean Line steamer departing Bremen 23 Mar., Southampton 26 Mar., arriving New York 9 April.
Cover #84765 | Price: $50.00
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Germany. Dated 1858/03 29. 29 Mar. Harpstedt cds, 5/10 hand stamp (5c German domestic, 10c international), partial N. York 15 U.S. Pkt. cds + blue "2" grote Hannover debit to Bremen. Reverse with Mar. 30 Bremen Stadtpostamt transit cds & blue 30 Mar. Bremen cds. Per Vanderbilt steamer Ariel departing Bremen 17 Apr., Southampton 21 Apr., arriving New York 4 May. See note 8, page 163 of Hubbard & Winter.
Cover #84766 | Price: $75.00
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Germany. Dated 1858/10/25. 25 Oct. Barnstore cds, 5/10 hand stamp (5c German domestic, 10c international), partial N. York 15 Hamb. Pkt. cds, indistinct Bremen? cds & blue crayon at upper left which may be a debit to Bremen. Reverse with 26 (6 inverted) Oct Bremen Stadtpostamt transit cds & blue 26 Oct Bremen cds. Per Vanderbilt steamer Ariel departing Bremen 31 Oct, Havre 4 Nov., Southampton 4 Nov., arriving New York 18 Nov.
Cover #84764 | Price: $150.00
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Germany. Dated 1860/10/04. Black Neustrelitz straight line and red boxed registered hand stamp on cover from Grand Duke George of Mecklenburg-Strelitz to Grand Duke Frederick of Mecklenburg-Schwerin. Royal free franking privilege.
Cover #86054 | Price: $75.00
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Germany. Dated 1863/11/09. VF Pommritz cds on 74x52 mm miniature fls rated 5/10.
Cover #72035 | Price: $20.00
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Illinois
United States. IL. Quincy, IL. Adams Co. (open 1826+). Dated 1862/12/31. 31 Dec. Heidelberg cds, 8 Feb. New York Brk. Pkt 15 cds, two 11 Feb. Quincy, IL. cds with manuscript forwarding address to Nashville, TN. "5/10" hand stamp for transit & international. Blue manuscript 2c crossed out and replaced by 7c debit to U.S. Pencil "15" due marking lower left. At top is 15 postage + 3c Forwarding summed to 18 due from addressee. On reverse (most back flap missing) are 31 Dec. Frankfurt & 2 Jan. Bremen hand stamps. Letter addressed to a surgeon in the Illinois 16th Regiment. Content is long family letter. Per North Germany Lloyd steamer Hansa from Bremen 18 Jan. to New 8 Feb..
Cover #84750 | Price: $250.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1860/03/28. Blue 28 Mar. Cincinnati cds & black 31 Mar. New York 23 Am. Pkt cds on cover to Baden, Germany. 5c inland + 18c sea. With printed business return & PER PRUSSIAN CLOSED MAIL VIA LONDON AND OSTENDE. Ms 30 includes 2c British transit. Blue ms 25/2 kreuzer due has been crossed out and replaced by 47 at left. Reverse with red 13 Apr. Aachen transit, 14 Apr. "EL" transit & framed 14 Apr. receiving hand stamp. Per Havre Line steamer Fulton from NY. 31 Mar. to Southampton 11 Apr. C.F. Adae was a banking firm (German Savings Bank) with a specialty of sending and receiving money from Germany.
Cover #84747 | Price: $150.00
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Ohio
United States. OH. Cincinnati, OH. Hamilton Co. Dated 1864/02/16. Fine blue double circle cds & grid + ms 15 on cvr (piece out of back) to Germany. NY "Am Pkt 23". Inman line by "City of Washington.".
Cover #18505 | Price: $55.00
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Ohio
United States. OH. Cleveland, OH. Cuyahoga Co. (open 1805+). Dated 1857/02/18. Red Cleveland (2 strikes) "PAID" cds on cover to Wurttemberg, Germany. There was a stamp in the upper left corner that was cancelled but removed prior to arrival in New York. There was no 21c stamp denomination at the time that would have prepaid the postage. Upon arrival in New York a black 21 Feb. New York "14" U.S. Pkt. cds was applied treating the cover as totally unpaid. Postage 5c U.S. inland, 9c sea. Blue manuscript 33 (kreuzer) due marking in middle. Partial red "24/9 Kr.R AMERICA upper BREMEN" h/s. Reverse with 11 Mar. Frankfurt transit, 12 Mar. Stuttgart transit, 12 Mar. Backnang transit & 13 Mar. Murrhardt receiving cds.
Cover #84748 | Price: $150.00
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Ohio
United States. OH. Cleveland, OH. Cuyahoga Co. (open 1805+). Dated 1864/02/08. Double circle cds & partial New York 23 Am. Pkt. cds on cover to Germany. 23c pays 5c U.S. inland plus 18c sea & transit. Blue ms 45 kreuzer due in middle. Reverse with Mar. 25 Aachen transit & Mar. 26 receiving cds.
Cover #84782 | Price: $75.00
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Pennsylvania
United States. PA. Wilkes Barre, PA. Luzerne Co. (open 1795/+). Dated 1870/05/02. VG cds + red NY PAID ALL cds on cvr to Germany (Hamburg b/s).
Cover #74150 | Price: $20.00
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