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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.

$5.00
NEW YORK CITY 1894 COVER WITH 1-CENT COLUMBIAN EXPO STAMP. BERNARD MEYER PAPER BOXES

Nice, well-centered stamp on commercial cover. 

$5.00
CANTERBURY NEW HAMPSHIRE 1875 POSTAL HISTORY COVER TO SHARON MASSACHUSETTS. MISSENT MARKING

Clean cover with full Canterbury postmark.  Also has light railroad agent mark on face. MISSENT marking . Mailed July 30...still made it to Sharon by July31 according to Sharon backstamp.

$5.00
lynn-massachusetts-date-paid-in-postmark-cover-to-flint-woburn-mass-postal-history LYNN MASSACHUSETTS COVER WITH 1858 DATE AND PAID IN POSTMARK. SCOTT #26

Unusual postmark on this cover addressed to Frederick Flint, Woburn, MA. Top perfs on stamp nibbled.

$5.00
PROCTORSVILLE VERMONT 1891 COVER. PIE WEDGE POSTMARK

Clean cover with full postmark.

$5.00
CAMBRIDGE MASSACHUSETTS TO CANANDAIGUA NEW YORK EARLY COVER. SCOTT#26 STAMP CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH. REV. DAGGETT

Clean stamp and cover. Nice item. No content. Addressed to Rev. O. E. Dagget for Mrs. Dagget.

The December number of the " National Preacher," contains a Sermon, entitled, "The time of the End uncertain," by Rev. O. E. Daggett, pastor of the South Congregational church, Hartford, Ct. The object of this discourse appears to be, to prove that we can never know with any certainty, the time of the Second Advent; and therefore, that no confidence can be placed in any of the evidence upon which the near approach of that event is predicated. It is singular that while a century ago, the whole Protestant church were endeavoring to acquire all the light possible upon the prophecies of Daniel and John, yet, now, the same church is equally anxious to throw darkness upon those prophecies.

EXTRACT FROM A LETTER Of Rev. O. E. DAGGETT, D.D

Canandaigua, N. Y., Jan. 3, 1863.

Mt Dear Sir :—That so young a State as Iowa has a Historical Society is noticeable, but the sooner such operations are begun, the better. I was much pleased with that of Wisconsin, where I was, at Madison, in May, 1862. Though only eight years old, it had already done, what could not so well be done later, for the State, besides having some things of interest in all similar collections.

I enclose you two specimens from my Colonial and Continental money, for your Historical Society. See the motto of the latter. Yours, sincerely, O. E. DAGGETT.

 

 

 

$5.00
PITTSFIELD NEW HAMPSHIRE CIVIL WAR ERA COVER TO WEST TOWNSEND MASSACHUSETTS

Excellent, full Pittsfield New Hampshire January 8 postmark. Cover a lighter shade of yellow than shows in the scan. Opened a bit roughly at right.

 

$5.00
NEW YORK CITY -- 3 POSTAL STATIONERY COVERS (1895, 6, 7) WITH BARRY POSTMARKS

Full postmarks, the 1895 and 1896 covers are particularly desirable.  Note that each of the embossed rate vignettes is a different shade.

$6.00
BOSTON MASSACHUSETTS 1842 STAMPLESS FOLDED LETTER TO TYSON FURNACE VERMONT

Short note regarding transfer of goods to Tyson Furnace Company.

$7.00
BOSTON MASSACHUSETTS 1854 STAMPLESS COVER (LATE USE) TO WINCHENDON MASSACHUSETTS

1854 one-page business letter in envelope that Zeba Barthurst thinks he has found a part that Tylar Barthurst is looking for.  Mailed from Boston to Winchendon Massachusetts. Boston 3 ct postmark in red along with PAID stamp.

 

$7.00

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