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Lot No Type Description Price
4620 L image U.S.A. (1853) Tobey hospital. Letter addressed to J.B. Tobey, whose granddaughter founded Tobey Hospital in Wareham, Massachusetts, from the appraiser of the estate! Unfortunately no contents.
AVAILABLE AT $80
4988 L U.S.A. (1857) Tobacco. Cotton. Sugar. Molasses. Whale Oil. Beeswax. Gunpowder. Wine. Cotton. Wool. Foreign exchange rates. Coffee. Glass. Lumber. Agriculture. April 11, 1857 issue of "New Orleans Price-Current, Commercial Intelligence and Merchants Transcript, being a semi-weekly newsletter listing quantities and prices for an enormous number of exported and imported items too numerous to mention. Sent ""By Steamer"" to Greenock, Scotland via Boston & Liverpool, with appropriate markings including receiving datestamps and large numeral ""5"" and ""24"". Fabulous exhibit item!"" image (Image b) (Image c)
AVAILABLE AT $325
5610 L image U.S.A. (1861) Wood. Double circle black postmark of Lumber City, PA dated May 10 on amber cover. Very fine.
AVAILABLE AT $75
3042 L image ETATS UNIS (1869) Vin. Sellerie. Pharmacie et parfumerie. Tailleur. Machines à coudre. Entrepreneur de pompes funèbres, cercueil et embaumement. Horlogerie. Tabac. Chapeaux, casquettes. Bottes et chaussures. Enveloppe à publicités multiples, précurseur des entiers à publicités multiples. Pli affranchi du 3 cents Washington rose, Yvert No 19, Scott No 65. 20 réclames au verso pour des commerces de St. Paul dont marchand de vin et cognacs. Nous avons vu de tels plis proposés en France à 4000F, notre estimation est donc raisonnable à
AVAILABLE AT $250
3043 L image ETATS UNIS (1886) Vins. Coffre ignifugé. Tailleurs. Cuir. Pharmacie. Bottes et chaussures. Chaux. Assurance. Couverts. 16 publicités, sollicitées par une agence publicitaire de Baltimore, Maryland, au dos de ce pli (O) précurseurdes entiers à publicités multiples. Pli affranchi du 3 cents rose Washington Yvert No 10, Scott No 25. Publicités pour des négociants de Baltimore. Quelques taches, normales pour une pièce de cet époque. Rare! Nous avons vu de tels plis offerts en France aux alentours de 4000F, notre estimation est donc très raisonnable à
AVAILABLE AT $200
12577 L image U.S.A. (1914) Bicycle*. Sewing machines. Envelope franked with 2c Washington (Scott No 220) and corner illustrated ad for H. A. Lozier Cleveland Bicycles and New Home Sewing Machines.
AVAILABLE AT $25
4545 L image U.S.A. (1930) Pittsburgh Air Show. March 6 to 15. A classic cover issued to commemorate the Kiwanis and Lions Day on March 13th. Dekom No 30 0313. Beautiful bicolor cachet showing two airplanes, plus straight line handstamp reading The Path of the Eagle."" Scarce!""
AVAILABLE AT $20
5516 L image U.S.A. (1931) Wilkins-Ellsworth Trans-Arctic Submarine Expedition. Bergen to North Pole. Cover franked with Scott No 554, Yvert No 229. One 1« pence Great Britain stamp for return postage. Handstamp with illustration of a submarine. Opening cut-out on back. Nice combination!
AVAILABLE AT $90
15774 L image U.S.A. (1931) Car crossing bridge*. First Flight envelope (Bismarck, North Dakota to Los Angeles) with cachet showing auto crossing Liberty Memorial Bridge.
AVAILABLE AT $15
3191 L image U.S.A. (1934) Byrd Antarctic Expedition II*. Scott No 733. Yvert No 323. Little America, Antarctica cancel. Matching illustrated cachet (ship) indicating that this card was carried from America to Little America on the Ice Breaker S.S. Bear of Oakland."" Stamp franking a very attractive black and white photographic postcard depicting base camp.""
AVAILABLE AT $75
4595 L U.S.A. (1934) Byrd Antarctic Expedition II*. Scott No 733. Yvert No 323. Little America, Antarctica cancel. Matching illustrated cachet (ship) indicating that this card was carried from America to Little America on the Ice Breaker S.S. Bear of Oakland."" Stamp franking a very attractive black and white photographic postcard depicting surfacing whales."" image (Image b)
AVAILABLE AT $90
13031 L ETATS UNIS (1934) Expédition de Byrd en Antarctique. Yvert No 323. Scott No 733. Oblitération de Little America en Antarctique. Cachet illustré qui indique que cette carte a été transportée des Etats-Unis à Little America parle brise-glace S.S. Bear of Oakland."" Timbre affranchissant une jolie carte avec illustration photographique en noir et blanc de chiens de traîneau traversant une crevasse."" image (Image b)
AVAILABLE AT $100
15167 L image U.S.A. (1934) Byrd Antarctic Expedition II*. Scott No 733. Yvert No 323. Little America, Antarctica cancel. Matching illustrated cachet (ship) indicating that this card was carried from America to Little America on the Ice Breaker S.S. Bear of Oakland."" Stamp franking a very attractive black and white photographic postcard depicting camp on the trail with people and their skis.""
AVAILABLE AT $65
12188 L image U.S.A. (1960) Operation Deep Freeze V. Letter canceled aboard the USS Burton Island as part of operation in Antarctica begun in 1955-6, International Geophysical Year. Violet cachet of US Navy Seapower Supports Science.
AVAILABLE AT $10
12189 L image U.S.A. (1960) Operation Deep Freeze V. Letter canceled aboard the USS Glacier as part of operation in Antarctica begun in 1955-6, International Geophysical Year. Violet cachet of US Navy Seapower Supports Science.
AVAILABLE AT $10
12190 L image U.S.A. (1960) Operation Deep Freeze V. Letter canceled at Byrd Station as part of operation in Antarctica begun in 1955-6, International Geophysical Year. Black cachet of US Navy Seapower Supports Science.
AVAILABLE AT $10
14248 L image U.S.A. (1978) Stanford University Logo*. Envelope with cachet of Siple Station, Antarctica Magnetospheric Research Group, signed by Medical Officer. Cancelation of US Navy FPO.
AVAILABLE AT $30
14848 L image U.S.A. (1978) Vulcanologist team. Letter sent to director of NZ-French-US Team of Vulcanologists on Mt. Erebus. Marked "Return to sender" with notation "Expedition Left Event Finished."
AVAILABLE AT $20

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