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russia-1961-taras-shevchenko-cachet-first-day-cover RUSSIA -- 1961 TARAS SHEVCHENKO CACHET FIRST DAY COVER

Clean, unaddressed cover showing Shevchenko memorial statue. Taras Shevchenko was a Ukrainian poet, writer, artist, public and political figure. His literary heritage is regarded to be the foundation of modern Ukrainian literature and, to a large extent, the modern Ukrainian language. Shevchenko is also known for many masterpieces as a painter and an illustrator. In 1847, he was politically convicted for writing in the Ukrainian language, promoting the independence of Ukraine and ridiculing the members of the Russian Imperial House.

paris-france-1941-world-war-II-censor-cover FRANCE - PARIS 1941 WORLD WAR II CENSOR COVER

December 1941 cover from Societe Francaise d'Asurance company with German censor seal and red handstamp marks. Scott #339 stamp.

zurich-switzerland-1843-customs-inspection-mark-on-form-for-goods-to-wohlen SWITZERLAND - ZURICH 1843 STAMPED CUSTOMS INSPECTION FORM FOR GOODS GOING TO WOHLEN

Oval customs inspection mark on this document from Zurich to Wohlen.

ernakulam-india-1914-censor-cover-to-boston-via-president-line-ship INDIA - ERNAKULAM 1914 CENSOR COVER TO BOSTON VIA PRESIDENT LINE SHIP

Nice early Ernakulam India handstamp postmark along with World War I censor mark on this cover to Boston. 

turku-finland-1915-cover-to-california-with-russia-stamp-and-censor-seal FINLAND - TURKU 1915 CENSOR COVER TO DEL MAR CALIFORNIA WITH RUSSIA STAMP AND CENSOR SEAL

Russian stamp (Scott #79) on this World War I era cover from Finland to California along with Russian censor strip. 

switzerland-1916-censor-express-mail-cover-to-toscana-italy-via-milan SWITZERLAND - 1916 CENSOR EXPRESS COVER TO TOSCANA ITALY VIA MILAN

Nice World War I cover from Switzerland to Italy via express mail.  Censor tape and censor #99 marks along with Milan route mark on front and additional route marks on reverse.  Express sticker. Very attractive cover.

new-york-city-1905-cover-to-germany-scott-#302-and-u385 NEW YORK CITY 1905 COVER TO GERMANY WITH SCOTT #302 AND U385

Cover is from Lazard Freres, 10 Wall Street, NYC, the renowned financial firm.  Traveled via ship Teutonic and has stamp marking to that effect. 

new-york-city-1941-cover-to-sweden-with-scott-#c-24-stamp NEW YORK CITY 1941 COVER TO SWEDEN WITH SCOTT #C-24 AIRMAIL STAMP

Small cover to Sweden where it was forwarded from Stockholm to Solborg. Two full Grand Central Annex postmarks. Tied 30-cent airmail stamp.

germany-1844-stampless-folded-letter-Coeln-to-London-via-france GERMANY - COELN 1844 STAMPLESS FOLDED LETTER TO LONDON VIA FRANCE

Clean business correspondence.  Note rate marks on both front and reverse of this stampless folded letter.

shanghai-china-1914-postal-history-cover-to-finland-via-siberia CHINA - SHANGHAI 1914 POSTAL HISTORY COVER TO FINLAND VIA SIBERIA

Cover was originally business size and has been reduced on both sides.  Open on both sides and bottom, probably for display purposes.  Attractive cover with correct postal markings for Siberia route.