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The MLG Collection


1907 Jamestown Issue
 
 
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Lot 39

1907, 1¢ Jamestown (Scott 328), First Day, Newport News, VA, 1¢ tied by an April 26, 1907 Newport News, Va. duplex cancel on a picture postcard to Newburgh, N.Y.; message includes "It is worth coming down just to see the Fleet illuminated", Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $12,500.
Estimate $6,000 - 8,000

A NICE EXAMPLE OF THIS RARE FIRST DAY COVER, OF WHICH ONLY TEN ARE RECORDED.
Realized $5,500.
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Lot 40

1907, 1¢ Jamestown (Scott 328), First Day, Norfolk, VA, Exposition cancel and Picture Post Card, 1¢ tied by an April 26, 1907 Norfolk, Va. "Jamestown Celebration" slogan cancel on an Official Exposition postcard to Philadelphia picturing the "Auditorium, Jamestown Exposition"; message reads, "300 cannon fired off this morning at 5 a.m., 21 war ships in the harbor and all lit up this eve."; stamp with a straight edge, card a minor bend in the lower left corner, otherwise Very Fine.
Scott $12,500+.
Estimate $7,500 - 10,000

ONE OF THE BEST OF ONLY TEN RECORDED ONE-CENT JAMESTOWN FIRST DAY COVERS.
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