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andong-korea-1939-japanese-occupation-stamp-on-postal-history-cover-to-caney-kansas KOREA - ANDONG - 1939 JAPANESE OCCUPATION STAMP ON POSTAL HISTORY COVER TO CANEY, KANSAS

Clean cover with Andong, Korea, postmark on Japanese stamp used during the occupation of Korea in 1939.  Cover is from H. T. Baugh, possibly a missionary, to Bertie Burns, Caney, Kansas.  Cover has small tear upper left side and small portion of lower right corner is missing.

$50.00
united-states-lot-of-17-early-covers-with-auxiliary-marks UNITED STATES - LOT OF 17 EARLY COVERS WITH AUXILIARY MARKS

Excellent lot. Marks include blue advertised, variety of forwarded and missent marks, held for postage, returned for postage.  Good receivers on the backs as well.  Some with content.

$50.00
willimantic-connecticut-1860s-civil-war-era-cover-and-letter-to-greene-rhode-island-mentions-lincoln's-death-and-booth CONNECTICUT - WILLIMANTIC 1860S CIVIL WAR ERA COVER AND LETTER TO GREENE RHODE ISLAND MENTIONS LINCOLN'S DEATH AND BOOTH

Outstanding item.  Cover bears the Willimantic octagon postmark with a grill cancel on the stamp. The letter opens with a discussion about purchasing wine and the states: "People have been having terrible times this way. Rejoicing over victories and mourning over the President." Also notes: "Got Booth, I suppose."  Letter is written by Sarah to friend James Harris.  All in good condition. Light stain center of small envelope.

$50.00
OWENSBORO KENTUCKY 1850S COVER TO WEEDSPORT, NEW YORK WITH DARK CLARET SCOTT #11 - POSTAL HISTORY OWENSBORO KENTUCKY 1850S COVER TO WEEDSPORT, NEW YORK WITH DARK CLARET SCOTT #11

Outstanding four-margin copy of Scott #11 on this cover. Side margins are huge. Bold Owensboro Kentucky March 24 postmark. Although the scan may not show it well, the stamp is dark claret. Full flap on back. Excellent addition to any discerning collection.

$50.00
united-states-lot-of-50-Scott-#65-and-varieties-on-cover UNITED STATES - LOT OF 40 SCOTT #65 AND VARIETIES ON COVER

Some grill stamps in the lot along with color variations.  See scans.

$50.00
PRECANCELS -- 3 U.S. AIRMAILS C-1 X 2 AND C-2

Great lot for precancel and airmail collectors. Pre-cancels are Boston, Mass (double strike),  Detroit Michigan, and Federalsburg, Maryland. Catalog is over $100 for the stamps alone.

$55.00
virginia-richmond-confederate-cover-to-mayesville-south-carolina-civil-war VIRGINIA - RICHMOND CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA CIVIL WAR COVER TO MAYESVILLE, SOUTH CAROLINA COVER WITH #11 STAMP

Cover condition typical. Stamp looks like it was at bottom of sheet and torn by hand around three sides.  However, there are four margins, close only at top right. There is a B. F. Wilson listed as a 2nd Lieutenant with the 7th Regiment South Carolina Cavalry. This is quite possible the cover for a letter he sent back to his wife.

$60.00
MARINE POSTAL HISTORY - BAHAMAS - 1940 SEA FLOOR OFFICIAL WILLIAMSON PHOTOSPHERE COVER BAHAMAS 1940 SEA FLOOR OFFICIAL WILLIAMSON PHOTOSPHERE COVER (2)

This cover has a straight line mark on the back: Bahamas -- Williamson Undersea Expedition

$60.00
NEW YORK TO COGNAC FRANCE 1858 TRANSATLANTIC STEAMSHIP COVER - MARITIME POSTAL HISTORY NEW YORK TO COGNAC FRANCE 1858 TRANSATLANTIC STEAMSHIP COVER

Folded lettersheet in French to Cognac, France February 23, 1858. Paid 15 cents in cash for 15 cents French mail treaty rate and carried on Cunard's "Niagara" from Boston to England. "New Paid York 12" credit, Calais transit and Cognac backstamp. Ex-Pullin.

$60.00
Paris France to England 1854 postal history cover with Scott #18 pair PARIS FRANCE 1854 COVER TO SCARBOROUGH ENGLAND WITH PAIR OF SCOTT #18 STAMPS

Nice array of postal markings on this cover including Scarborough receiver on reverse.  Imperf pair was creased, but seldom found as a pair on cover. Notation at bottom left says: If Mr. Prince has left Scarborough the Post Master is requested to forward this letter to him.

$60.00

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