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Sale 4078

U.S.Postal History


Railroad Covers




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Lot 6355

Boston & Waterbury Agt, pair and single 1¢ dark ultramarine (182) cancelled by circular cancels on cover addressed to Waterbury CT, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $15.
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Lot 6356

Illinois Central Railroad Subletter, 3¢ (65) pen cancelled with blue "Illinois Central/Railroad/Feb 3 1868/Subletter" in truncated box, on cover addressed to Grants Carne MA, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $24.
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Lot 6357

New York & Philadelphia Rail Road, red "New York & Phil R.R./May/5" cds with matching "5" rate, on 1850 outer folded letter sheet, addressed to Philadelphia, vertical filefold, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $24.
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Lot 6358

Philadelphia Railroad, red "Phila Railroad" straight line, with manuscript "12½" rate, on 1845 folded letter sheet, addressed to New York, business letter; horizontal filefold, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $40.
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Lot 6359

Pittsburgh Cincinnati & St Louis Railway, 3¢ (184) tied by blue octagon cancel "P.C. & St. L. Ry/Jan 21 1881/Brinleys/Station" (S/R 5), on cover, addressed to Arrowsmith IL, with receiver on reverse; reduced at left, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $110.
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Lot 6360

RPO Special Delivery, 2¢ (332) and 10¢ (E6) tied by 1909 Spokane & Portland RPO duplexes, on The Oregon Railroad & Navigation Company corner advertising cover, addressed to Portland OR; tear top center, some ink smearing in address, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $40.
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Lot 6361

San F & Ogden RPO, complete strike cancels1¢ postal card (UX5), addressed to Carson City NV, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $24.
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Lot 6362

Washington Railroad, blue "Washington Railroad/Feb/23" cds with matching "5" rate on folded letter sheet to New York, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $80.
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Lot 6363

Railroad postmarks & railroad related covers, fifty two covers and cards with railroads marking or railroad related, cancels include Lowell & Worcester, Petersboro & Worcester, Worcester & Newton, Worcester & New London, Worcester & Providence, Portland & Worcester and Worcester & Norwich, with a "Train Late/Mail Delayed" handstamp on cover originating from France, and three railroad corner ad covers, mixed condition, great lot for the railroad enthusiast, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $130.
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