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New York
Great Britain. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1850/06/15. Red cds on folded letter to Paris, France. "2 ANGL. 2 CALAIS 27 JUIN 50" transit cds. Two strikes of "COLONIES &c ART 13" hand stamp. Pencil "21" & "15" hand stamp. Manuscript "In care of Baring Brothers London" at left. On the reverse are red 24 June GB transit & partial black 27 June Paris receiving hand stamps. Prepaid 21 cents (5c U.S. domestic, 16c American Packet, remainder collected in France. Per Collins Line "Atlantic" departing NY 15 June, arriving Liverpool 26 June.
Cover #84611 | Price: $125.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. Dated 176?/. VG 26x12.5 s/l "NEW/YORK" (type A1 used 1760s) on back of fls to England. 17 mm Bishop Mark "17/?" & "?6/AP" in 15 mm circle. MS "1/" for packet rate.
Cover #801 | Price: $325.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1850/10/23. Letter datelined 11 Oct. New Orleans privately carried to New York where it was forwarded by "TH. VIETOR & DUCKWITZ" (hand stamp on reverse). Black New York "5" cds (debit to GB for U.S. inland). Ms 1/ due from addressee (5c U.S. inland, 16c packet & 3c British inland). Ms "Europa" at top, "p 23 October Cunard Steamer" at bottom. Reverse with red 4 Nov. GB receiving cds. Carried by Cunard "Europa" dept. New York 23 Oct., arriving Liverpool 3 Nov.
Cover #84606 | Price: $100.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1854/02/21. New York, NY. business letter to forwarder in London, sent under separate cover to Cadiz, Spain. Merchant hand stamp at left. 21 Feb. NY "10" cds, black manuscript "2/" due at left. On reverse is red 8 March GB receiving cds. Carried by Cunard steamer America from Boston 23 Feb., to Southampton 8 Mar..
Cover #84738 | Price: $125.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1854/03/14. Fine red New York "19" cds & red circular grid cancels tie 12c Washington pair (#17) with edges faults on cover to England.
Cover #75803 | Price: $300.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1854/04/04. New York "21" cds on folded letter to forwarder in London with forwarding under separate cover to Cadiz, Spain. 5c US inland, 16c sea postage. Manuscript "1/" due in middle. Reverse with 20 Mar. GB transit cds. Per Collins steamer Baltic from NY 4 Mar. to Liverpool 19 Oct. Content includes printed price list of coal & iron to various destinations.
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1854/06/17. New York, NY. business letter to forwarder in London, sent under separate cover to Cadiz, Spain. Merchant hand stamp at top. 17 June NY "21" cds, black manuscript "1/" due at in middle.5c US inland & 16c sea postage. On reverse is red 1 July GB receiving cds. Carried by Ocean Line steamer Hermann from NY 17 Jun, to Southampton 1 July.
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1854/06/17. New York "42" cds on double rate folded letter to forwarder in London with forwarding under separate cover to Cadiz, Spain. 10c US inland, 32c sea postage. Manuscript "2/" due in middle. Merchants hand stamp at left. Reverse with 27 Oct. GB transit cds. Per Collins steamer Atlantic from NY 14 Oct. to Liverpool 26 Oct.
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1860/. Red cds & black grids tie 1s pair (#36) on cover to England forwarded to France. "Brown, Shipley & Co./Liverpool" hs at ul. Liverpool cds & "466" duplex ties pair of 4p Victoria (#26). "19" is credit to Great Britain (3c inland + 16c sea). The 8p pays forwarding postage. Carried by Cunard "Canada".
Cover #82759 | Price: $3,250.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. Dated 1861/03/27. VG cds + grid (does not tie) in red on avg 24c (#37/w flts) on cvr to England. Cvr with fold, wrinkles, edge wear.
Cover #93 | Price: $350.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1868/10/13. Fine patent device cross roads cancel (Skinner NYFM 63-5) ties 12c Washington (#69) on cover (light vertical fold) to England. Pays 12c rate in effect 1868-1870. Red New York & London Paid hand stamps, Durham Oc 24 68 rec'd on reverse.
Cover #75826 | Price: $125.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1869/04/25. Indistinct red New York exchange cds & fine black square of squares cancel (Skinner NYFM 69-6) ties 12c Washington E grill (#90) on mourning cover to England. No back flap but Manchester 25 Apr 69 cds on reverse. Ex-Skinner.
Cover #75810 | Price: $200.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1872/05/18. Red New York cds & black cross cancel (Weiss RE-S1) tie pair of 3c Washington (#137) on cover (piece out upper left) to England.
Cover #75840 | Price: $15.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1873/06/14. VF strike of NYFM (Weiss ST-8P10) fancy cancel ties Scott 150 on cover to Paris, France. Ms "Per Steamer Oceanic" at top. Red "NEW YORK PAID 6 (credit to GB) JUN 14" cds & "TOO LATE" hand stamp. Red 25 June London PAID, "PD" in oval & black 26 June French receiving cds. Reverse with partial 26 Jun Paris receiving cds. The cover missed the Oceanic and was probably placed on the North German Lloyd Line steamer Hermann from New York 14 June to Southampton 25 June. An alternate sailing possibility was on the Cunard steam Abyssinia from New York 14 June to Liverpool 24 June.
Cover #84800 | Price: $350.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1874/05/05. Fine red cds & fine black NYFM cancel (Weiss TR-W5) tie pair of 3c (#158) on cover to England with red London backstamp.
Cover #75843 | Price: $15.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1874/06/27. Two NYFM (Weiss TR-W5) fancy cancels tie Scott #158 on U82 entire to England. 1903 PF Cert #0400358 states "it is a genuine usage." Red New York 27 June transit at right, red London 9 July PAID cds at left. No markings on reverse. Carried on the North German Lloyd steamer Mosel from New York 27 June, arriving Southampton 8 July.
Cover #84801 | Price: $325.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1874/06/27. NYFM (Weiss ST-8P10) fancy cancel ties Scott #150 on folded letter to Holland. 1903 PF Cert #0400701 states "it is a genuine usage, the stamp with small creases at top and a small surface scrape at left." Red NEW YORK PAID ALL AUG 16" CDS, blue merchant's hand stamp & ms "per Weser via England." Reverse with 29 Aug. Enkhuizen receiving cds. Carried by North German Lloyd steamer Weser II from New York 16 Aug. to Southampton 27 Aug.
Cover #84802 | Price: $325.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1874/07/08. VG red cds & vf elaborate star in circle cancel (Weiss ST-MP3) ties pair of 3c (#147) on cover to England with red London backstamp.
Cover #75842 | Price: $45.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1876/04/12. Fine NYFM cancel ties 5c Taylor (#179) on fls to England. Red cds & London Paid cds.
Cover #75846 | Price: $10.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. Dated 1879/03/22. VF duplex ties vf 10c (#188) on fls (toning, ink erosion hole in address area) from Liverpool, England forwarded to Mexico. Purple octagon double outer line oval "M. ECHEVERRIA & CO./NEW YORK/MAR 22 1879" forwarder h/s.
Cover #1223 | Price: $110.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1883/10/20. Mount Pleasant cds (state indistinct) & circular grid cancel tie #207 on cover to London with forwarding to Switzerland. Short paid by 2c. Markings on front and reverse include 20 Sept. New York transit, New York opera glass T Centimes, Oct 10 London cds, Oct 10 London squared circle hand stamp, London cds over the stamp, London "T" hand stamp, blue London "20" corrected to "30" centimes due for 10c due & 10c forwarding, "2d" handstamp, Oct. 11 Zurich receiving cds, & two Oct. 12 cds on Scott J18 & J19.
Cover #84813 | Price: $250.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1885/04/04. VF NYFM (Weiss ST-MP3) ties Scott 161 on cover to France. On face are red New York P.D. 6 cds, PD in circle, 4 Feb. London PAID & black Calais receiving cds. On reverse is a 4 Feb. Paris receiving cds. Per North German Lloyd steamer Main from New York 24 Jan to Southampton 3 Feb.
Cover #84811 | Price: $250.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1890/01/18. London, England "SW/57" duplex ties Scott 89 on short paid cover to Kentucky. Postage due noted in London by mostly obscured hand stamp at left. New York 30 Jan DUE 6 CENTS hand stamp indicates 3c postage due + 3c penalty. Tied Scott J15 (manuscript) & J18 (precancel) pay the postage due. No markings on reverse .
Cover #83912 | Price: $125.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1898/06/02. Duplex cancels tie blk5 of 8c (#272) on 5x rate cover to England forwarded to Venice, Italy & Badgastein, Austria. Reverse with BROWN, SHIPLEY AND CO LONDON forwarding h/s.
Cover #82734 | Price: $125.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York, NY. New York Co. (open 1775+). Dated 1936/11/18. Void ovals tie Scott 637 & 642 pair on registered cover to England. 25c pays the 5c single weight postage, 15c registry & 5c return receipt fee. Blue crayon British registration mark. Reverse with New York Station P (2) cds & New York Foreign oval hand stamp.
Cover #83646 | Price: $50.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York Hudson Terminal Station, NY. New York Co. (open 1908/1930). Dated 1908/07/07. Machine cancel ties Scott 304 on cover (light vertical fold) to London, England with illustrated logo of F. E. Wallace & Co. Customs Broker at left. The cover was sent in error to Manila, Philippine Islands where it was received on 9 Aug. A second 10 Aug. Manila cds used as outgoing postmark, a Sept. 11 London postmark on reverse. Hudson Terminal Station opened July 1, 1908.
Cover #84153 | Price: $150.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York Varick Street Station, NY. New York Co. (open 1921/1939). Dated 1925/09/18. Double ovals tie Scott 551 (on reverse, used as a seal) 565, 617 & C4 on registered cover to Germany. 23 1/2c overpays the correct rate of 5c surface, 10c registry & 6c air post from London to Germany. Typed routing instructions at left. Reverse with air routing (in German) hand stamp, Sept. 18 Varick Street. oval (on stamp), two Sept. 18 Varick Street Sta. registered cds, three 18 Sept. New York Foreign ovals, 23(?) Sept. London registered hand stamp, 26 Sept. Berlin cds & 27 Sept. Leipzig cds.
Cover #84005 | Price: $125.00
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New York
United States. NY. New York Wall Street Station, NY. New York Co. (open 1905+). Dated 1908/04/03. Duplex cancel with "WALL/ST" in killer ties Scott #304 on cover to England. Purple commercial "RECEIVED/TOO LATE/ISMAY, IMRIE & CO." hand stamp at lower right. Ismay, Imrie and Company was the parent company of the Oceanic Steam Navigation Company Ltd. which was the White Star Lines official name. Apparently the letter arrived to late to be placed on board the White Star Line "Teutonic".
Cover #83760 | Price: $40.00
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