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Postal History General Collections and Balances

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Lot 282
U.S., Miscellaneous Balance of a Massive Postal History Consignment. A medium size carton containing several hundred, mostly mounted covers (and some stamps) representing an eclectic range of collecting interests; includes such areas as New York Supplementary Mail, 20th century Fancy Cancels, "Received" and "Transit" markings, U.S. Military Missions Abroad, modern Local Posts, U.S. Naval Ship covers, Paquebots, late 19th & early 20th century incoming Foreign Mail and unusual usages & markings of all kinds. This one should keep the lucky winner happy for many months.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Realized $550.
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Lot 283
U.S., Loose Balance of Large Cover Consignment. Varied selection of about 250 loose late 19th century to early 20th century covers and cards collected primarily for their postmarks or usages; the largest single group seems to be small towns, followed by R.P.O.s and used stamped envelopes, many to overseas destinations; there are also several 20th century Stamp Exhibition covers, a few advertising covers and a little bit of this and a little bit of that. A most interesting lot.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $275.
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Lot 284

U.S., Cover Collection, 1928-60. 800+ including first flight covers in several binders, includes CAM's, first fights, plus miscellaneous covers, picture post cards, and a small group of PRC stamps and ephemera, a great lot worth several times our low estimate, do not hesitate over this one, some mixed condition, please review, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $275.
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Lot 285

U.S., Postal History Conglomerate, 1860-1990. Several hundred covers and cards, with ad covers, registered, first days, stampless, first flights, RPOs, inaugural, postal stationery, possessions, better includes negative "OK" cancel on card, Kenosha WI smiling face, several Indian Territory covers, a steal at our low estimate, jump on this one before it gets away, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $475.
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Lot 286

U.S., Prexie and Modern Cover Holding. Twenty five covers, includes E20 registered airmail with 7¢ Prexie, 2¢ Prexie with 1¢ postage due, 7 & 24¢ Prexies on registered cover to Switzerland, 50 & 4¢ Prexies on well traveled cover, #900 and 901 to Ecuador, returned postcard with handstamp "Returned to United States/Attn: Port Postal Officer/Port of Embarkation Army Post Office", Hitler WW2 patriotic, and a 1948 15¢ rate to Germany, interesting material that could prove useful, please inspect, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $350 - 500.
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Lot 287

U.S., Balance of Cover Consignment. Tasty selection of six covers, includes large CSA #12c pen cancelled with blue cds, ladies embossed cover with manuscript Weld ME, 68 tied on cover to 18th Mich Vol in Nashville, and a illustrated ad cover for druggist addressed to Prussia with numerous cancels, mixed condition, should be inspected, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $170.
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Lot 288

U.S., Classy Cover Balance. Group of eight covers, includes #68 tied by Sacramento CA leaf cancel to CT, 6¢ Bank Note to London, Philadelphia PA Druggist ad cover, real photo postcard of Chief Shoppenagon, and two 20th century fancy cancels, Beavers from Beaver Pond OH, and Indian Chief Head from Grayling on the Ausable MI, eclectic but useful lot, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $170.
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Lot 289

U.S., Cover Lot, 1898-1950. 21 covers, better includes Spanish American War patriotic with Roosevelt, 234 on cover to Germany, 285 on cover to Austria, 285 and 287 on 1920 cover to France, some nice frankings, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $130.
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