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Belgian Congo. Dated 1896/01/16. Blue Boma cds on H&G 3 to Gand, Belgium with 14 Feb. Gand receiving cds.
Cover #85014 | Price: $35.00
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Belgium. Dated 1926/12/30. Chicago, IL. machine & cork cancel ties 1/2 (#551) on short paid 2c entire (#U522) to Belgium. 30c (#J25), 50c (#J27) & 1fr (#29) used to pay postage due. Brussels 17/1/1927 receiving cds on reverse.
Cover #91467 | Price: $15.00
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Brazil. Dated 1938/09/28. Two 400r & one 300r tied by machine cancels on illustrated cover (small flaws) to New York. Return from the "Dept. of Propaganda.".
Cover #91474 | Price: $20.00
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Canada. Dated 1930/09/10. Montreal duplex cancels tie Scott 119 & 164 on special delivery cover to Toronto. Pays the single letter rate + 20c special delivery fee. Violet two-line "SPECIAL DELIVERY/LIVRAISON SPECIALE" h/s at bottom. Printed corner card with "AT POINT OF MAILING" return address. Reverse with Sep. 10 Montreal duplex & partial Sep. 11 (Toronto?) receiving cds.
Cover #83500 | Price: $85.00
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Canal Zone. Dated 1926/07/04. Balboa machine cancel ties 2c (#96) on first day mail using the U.S. Sesquicentennial stamp surcharged "CANAL ZONE".
Cover #91430 | Price: $45.00
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Canal Zone. Dated 1926/09/17. Cristobal machine ties 2c (#96) on post card to England. Reverse with real photo of Panama native village.
Cover #91419 | Price: $20.00
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Canal Zone. CZ. Balboa Heights, Dated 1962/04/24. Duplex cancel on 7c Plane (#UC4) entire. 7c postage due for an overweight mailing paid by 2c (#J90) & 5c (#J93).
Cover #91831 | Price: $20.00
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Canal Zone. CZ. Gatun, Dated 1962/03/01. Duplex cancels tie two 4c ships (#149) on 7c Plane (#UC4) airmail entire to Canada.
Cover #91836 | Price: $15.00
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Canal Zone. CZ. Margarita, Dated 1956/05/17. Target cancels on two 20c Rousseau (#112) on 6c Plane (#UC3) registered entire. 6c air postage + 40c registered fee.
Cover #91832 | Price: $20.00
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Kansas
Colombia. KS. Wichita, KS. Sedgwick Co. Dated 1965/03/22. Machine cancel ties 15c Blair (#C66) on cover to Colombia. On reverse is purple "delayed by aircraft accident" hand stamp. Avianca Flight 676 departed Bogotá at 13:58 and climbed to 9000 feet. Last radio contact was at 14:50 when the crew reported over Cimitarra at 9000 feet in VMC. The aircraft was found to have crashed on the Pan de Azucar Peak, at an elevation of 7200 feet (2195 m). PROBABLE CAUSE: "The pilot-in-command continued to fly VFR in unfavourable meteorological conditions which necessitated operation by instrument flight rules." There were no survivors of the 29 occupants. The letter arrived in Bucaramanga on 30 March.
Cover #91739 | Price: $20.00
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Fiji. Dated 1941/07/09. Suva, Fiji ties 3c Torch (#901) on cover with boxed "Paquebot" hand stamp + markings of the Matson Line "S.S. Monterey".
Cover #91650 | Price: $15.00
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Dist Of Columbia
Fiji. DC. Washington, DC. District of Columbia Co. (open 1791+). Dated 1941/07/09. Machine cancel ties 1-3c Defense Issues (#899-901) on addr. first day & WWII Patriotic cover. Originally mailed to Nassau, a 3p King George VI (#105) tied by cds used as postage to mail the cover to Philadelphia, PA.
Cover #91648 | Price: $10.00
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Germany. PA. Luzerne Co. (open 1948/06/21). Dated 1872/08/22. Framed Berlin hand stamp ties Scott 4 & 5 on closed mail cover via England to Boston. Red "Franco" and red "New York Paid All" hand stamps. Reverse without markings.
Cover #84954 | Price: $125.00
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Great Britain. Dated 1844/03/06. Fls (splits) with business content to Toronto. PAID/at/HALIFAX (Scotland) h/s. Ms 1/2..
Cover #65572 | Price: $75.00
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Great Britain. Dated 1904/02/08. Glasgow cds tie Scott 128 & 130 on a registered post card to New York. 3 pence pays the 1 pence post card rate + 2 pence registry fee. Usual blue crayon registry lines front & reverse. 8 Feb. Glasgow Cambridge St. cds, black 20 Feb New York Reg'y Div oval, & printed perforated large blue "R" in oval with Fee paid (& blue crayon "2") label at lower left. Picture shows Trongate, Glasgow.
Cover #83546 | Price: $150.00
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Guatemala. Dated 1942/03/16. Machine cancel ties 2c Barrios (#235, 300 & RA18) on 115x75 mm miniature cvr (back tears)/w censor tape.
Cover #72398 | Price: $10.00
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Indonesia. Dated 1977/02/17. Rembang cds ties 20r Education (#771/w toning spots) & Lasem cds ties 500s Numeral (#J104) on 111x71 mm miniature cvr.
Cover #72409 | Price: $15.00
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Italy - Venezia Giulia. MA. Berkshire Co. (open 1788+). Dated 1946/02/10. Trieste cds tie three 50c Pegasus (#1LN9), two 20c Caesar (#1LN2) & 60c Italia (#1LN8) on 50c Italia postal card.
Cover #91746 | Price: $10.00
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Korea. (open 1897+). Violet Seoul cds ties circa 1954-1956 Scott #C15 on cover (vertical fold) to North Carolina.
Cover #82903 | Price: $25.00
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Nova Scotia. Dated 1948/12/21. New York machine cancel ties 3c (#952) on cover to Nova Scotia (opening tears). "Returned..", No such Post Office.." and pointing hand "returned to" hand stamps. Reverse with 12/28/1948 Halifax cds.
Cover #91751 | Price: $15.00
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Puerto Rico. Dated 1928/02/29. Ponce duplex ties 2c (#627) on leap year cover to Detroit.
Cover #91438 | Price: $10.00
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Saar. Dated 1951/05/12. Saarbrucken cds ties 15fr Fair Emblem (#228) on 101x61 mm miniature first day cvr.
Cover #72579 | Price: $10.00
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Samoa. Dated 1926/11/16. Pago Pago machine flag cancel ties 2c (#U522) on cover .
Cover #91469 | Price: $15.00
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Sweden. Dated 1939?/12/11. CDS ties 5o Ling (#292) on 105x70 mm miniature Christmas card to California.
Cover #72592 | Price: $10.00
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Sweden. Dated 1951/12/21. Goterborg machine ties 30o (#422) on 105x64 mm miniature cvr to New York/w 1951-52 tied Christmas seal on reverse.
Cover #72591 | Price: $10.00
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Sweden. Dated 1954/01/2?. Hyannis, Mass machine cancel ties Scott 1028 on post card to Sweden. The card underpaid by 1c. Magenta New York "T" & "6 centimes due" hand stamp applied to note 1c due + 1c penalty. Green on black Swedish postage due label to left of stamp. Sweden Scott 419 tied by Oribro cds to pay postage due. Magenta Swedish "Avhamtas a posttanstalten/EKENSGATAN 32" (picked up at Oak Street post office 32) hand stamp at bottom.
Cover #83613 | Price: $25.00
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Switzerland. Dated 1809/05/25. Blac St. Gallen straight line on 1809 folded letter.
Cover #91770 | Price: $25.00
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United States. Accumulation of 21 different covers of the 1947 airmails (C34-C36) to foreign destinations. No first day covers. Single and multiple usages, some in combination use with other U.S. issues. Rate covers, registered, many postal markings. Includes Australia, Belgium, Brazil, China, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Denmark, Egypt, England, Germany (2), Persia, India, Israel, Lebanon, Morocco, New Zealand, Poland, St. Martins, Spain & Switzerland. The usual faults should be expected but no defective.
Cover #90383 | Price: $100.00
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United States. An accumulation of 299 20th Century covers. Some oversize but no legal size. Wide variety of cancels including town, slogan, duplex & machine. Advertising, illustrated, airmail, special service, destinations, corner cards, etc. F-VF, expect some faults, sold as is.
Cover #91366 | Price: $75.00
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Rhode Island
United States. A collection of 348 alpha by town (Adamsville-Potter Hill) Rhode Island cancels on standard size covers or cards. F-VF appearing mostly 20th century with a large variety of cancels. Expect some faults, sold as is.
Cover #91367 | Price: $85.00
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New York
United States. A collection of 862 unsorted New York town cancels on standard size covers or cards F-VF appearing 20th Century with a large variety of cancels. Expect some faults, sold as is .
Cover #91368 | Price: $215.00
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Vermont
United States. A collection of 1506 alpha by town Vermont cancels on mostly standard size covers or cards. F-VF appearing mostly 20th century with a large variety of cancels. Expect some faults.
Cover #91369 | Price: $375.00
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New Hampshire
United States. A collection of 2188 alpha by town New Hampshire cancels on standard size covers or cards. F-VF appearing mostly 20th century with a large variety of cancels. Expect some faults.
Cover #91370 | Price: $545.00
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United States. A collection of 785 U.S. covers on standard size covers or cards. F-VF appearing mostly 20th century with a large variety of cancels. Includes Slogan by topic (485 covers), Expositions (139), Military (80), Naval (34), Christmas Seals (32) & Highway PO (15), Expect some faults, sold as is.
Cover #91371 | Price: $195.00
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Massachusetts
United States. MA. Berkshire Co. Alpha by town, 140 different oversize (mostly legal size) covers from Berkshire county, MA. F-VF 1860s to 1980. Many different corner cards, cancels & usages. A second box of 463 loosely organized Berkshire county oversize covers, most with printed corner cards. F-VF, some unused & some duplication with emphasis on 20th Century. A total of over Berkshire county 600 covers.
Cover #91505 | Price: $75.00
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Massachusetts
United States. MA. Berkshire Co. Loosely alpha by town, an accumulation of 573 different 20th Century Berkshire County, MA. covers. F-VF regular size & "tall" regular size covers, expect some faults.
Cover #91506 | Price: $60.00
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Maine
United States. Alpha by town, a collection of 1760 Maine standard size covers or cards. F-VF appearing, majority mostly 20th century with a large variety of cancels. Most machine and Doane cancels are identified. Expect some faults.
Cover #91510 | Price: $440.00
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Connecticut
United States. Alpha by town, a collection of 3382 Connecticut standard size covers or cards. F-VF appearing, mostly 20th century with a large variety of cancels. Expect some faults.
Cover #91511 | Price: $850.00
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Massachusetts
United States. Alpha by town, a collection of 3296 Massachusetts (no Boston) standard size covers or cards. F-VF appearing, mostly 20th century with a large variety of cancels. Expect some faults.
Cover #91512 | Price: $825.00
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Massachusetts
United States. By machine company, a collection of 550 Maine standard size covers or cards. F-VF appearing, mostly 20th century, most light pencil identification. Expect some faults.
Cover #91513 | Price: $135.00
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United States. Pristine unused Civil War patriotic with illus. sailing ship & Longfellow poem.
Cover #91734 | Price: $30.00
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United States. Over 2325 covers arranged by state. Strong in the Northeast including ME (75), NH (209), VT (264), MA (274), MA Boston (104), RI (156), CT (193), NY (321), NY City (234), PA (49), PA Phila. (59), other states (387+). Late 19th to mid 20th century with town postmarks, auxiliary postmarks, usages, advertising & corner cards. Mixed condition from with faults to very fine..
Cover #91771 | Price: $475.00
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United States. Dated 1860/19340. An accumulation of 245 used entires 1860s-1930s. Many with UPSS number in light pencil on the reverse. A large variety of town names, cancels and usages. F-VF, expect faults, sold as is..
Cover #91365 | Price: $90.00
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United States. Dated 1873+. Collection of 48 first issue postal cards (UX1). Many different cancels including fancy. Most for Northeastern States. Most with plating notes. Overall f-vf condition with a minimum of faults.
Cover #88094 | Price: $200.00
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United States. Dated 1873+. Collection of 41 first issue postal cards (UX3). Many different cancels including fancy. Most for Northeastern States. Most with plating notes. Overall f-vf condition with a minimum of faults.
Cover #88096 | Price: $25.00
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Massachusetts
United States. Dated 1890-1929. 680 Massachusetts flag cancels on covers from many statewide towns (450) and Boston (235). Most with Langford id, usages dates, varieties. Mixed condition, most strikes fine or better.
Cover #87992 | Price: $175.00
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United States. Dated 1900+. Box of 500 United States 20th Century standard size covers. A mixture including rates, auxiliary postmarks, advertising, expo, airmails, military, machines, slogans, towns, foreign destinations, most anything. NO first day or event covers. Condition f-vf, expect some faults, no defectives. Too large a variety for scans to be of use, a couple examples shows the standard size.
Cover #90999 | Price: $100.00
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United States. Dated 1900/1980. Box of 750 United States 20th Century standard size covers. A mixture including rates, auxiliary postmarks, advertising, expo, airmails, military, machines, slogans, towns, foreign destinations, most anything. NO first day or event covers. Condition f-vf, expect some faults, no defectives. Too large a variety for scans to be of use, a couple examples shows the standard size.
Cover #91686 | Price: $150.00
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Alaska
United States. AK. Baranof, (open 1929-197). Dated 1950/02/20. Rectangular cancel ties 6c Wright Brothers (#C45) & 25c McKinley (#829) on registered cover.
Cover #91825 | Price: $15.00
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Alaska
United States. AK. Big Delta, (open 1925-1959). Dated 1932/12/01. Cancels tie 10c Washington pair (#715) on cover with violet "registered," "return receipt requested" & "postage due 1 cents" hand stamps. Correct rate is 3c postage, 15c registry & 3c return receipt. Miami, FL precancel (#J80) pays postage due. Illustrated corner card shows the road house operated by Rika Walen and the ferry across the Tanana river. The road house listed on the National Historic Register and is part of Big Delta State Historical Park.
Cover #91580 | Price: $25.00
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