Newfoundland & World Air Mails

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Cover
Catalogue #
American
Air Mail Society
Price
U.S. $
Description
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BW11-54
$65.00
Riga, Latvia July 21, 1928 first flight cover to Lucerne, Switzerland.
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BW11-55
$50.00
China $4.21 rate 1946 air mail cover from Tientsin to England.
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BW11-56
$75.00
Gibraltar January 1945 censored 1/4 rate air mail cover to Canada. FPO 476 Jan.29, 1945 CDS back stamp. Gibraltar A/6027 censor re-sealing tape at right.
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 BW11-63
$75.00 
China 1938 air mail cover from Canton to Kirkland Lake, Ontario, Canada.
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 BW11-64
$95.00 
Cover from Kingston, St. Vincent January 6, 1942 by air mail to the U.S.A. Resealed at left by "OPENED BY CENSOR ST.VINCENT, B.W.I." censor tape that is tied to the cover by a straight line "Passed by Censor No.8" handstamp.
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 BW11-65
$65.00 
Denmark to Costa Rica June 4, 1938 air mail cover flown by DLH on the June 9, 1938 flight by the aircraft "Passat". Costa Rica 17 Jun, 1938 receiver on back. Nice commercial cover.
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 BW11-66
$100.00 
U.S.A. August 16, 1927 cover mailed at Jersy City, NJ to fly to Rome via "Old Glory". Cover missed the flight as take off was moved to Old Orchard Beach in Maine. Plane took off September 6, 1927. An SOS was sent at 3.57 am. Wreckage discovered September 12 but there was no sign of the crew. An interesting piece of US aviation history.
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 BW11-69
$75.00 
Fiji June 1943 registered air mail cover from Suva to Parramatta, N.S.W. Australia. Fiji censor tape at left, opened by Censor X/115. Parramatta Aug. 16 receiver on back.
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 BW11-72
$95.00 
USA C10 first day cover w/ Lindbergh Celebration cachet. Mailed at St.Louis, MO June 18, 1927. On a cut down #10 envelope. Scott Cat. $175.00.
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 BW11-73
$150.00 
Italy June 28, 1917 first flight cover from Naples to Palermo. Franked w/Italy C2. A nice clean cover.
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 BW12-32
$50.00 
Scott 16a x 2, 11 on a 1951 air mail cover from Singapore to Canada. #16a catalogues US$15.00 for a used stamp. Scarce on cover.
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 BW12-33
$295.00 
Very Scarce Sudan censored air mail cover to Palestine. Rehovot, Palestine June 8, 1942 receiver on the back. Some minor toning to the censor tape.
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 BW12-35
$95.00 
DLH flight L265 from Frankfurt. Due to engine trouble, the plane landed at sea 374 km. from Bathurst. Was retrieved by the Ostmark & returned to Bathurst where it was delayed for 73 hours. The plane was the DO-18 Aeolus. Mails were transferred to the DO-18 Pampero. Cover was mailed at Hamburg July 28, 1937 & has a Brazil receiver on the back dated Aug. 3, 1937. Catalogues 70 pounds in the South Atlantic Air Mail Service 1934-9 catalogue by Graue & Duggan.
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 BW13-1
$75.00 
Switzerland OAT air mail cover to Camp Border, Ontario, Canada December 3 1945. Unreported "No.2 C.A.C.T.R./ DEC 10 AM / UNIT POST OFFICE" boxed handstamp on the back.
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 BW13-2
$95.00 
January 28, 1941 double censored air mail cover from Batavia, Netherlands Indies to the U.K. Netherlands Indies censor tape at left & U.K tape at right. Flown KNLM to Singapore, then by Pan Am to the USA & onto the U.K. Postage paid by metre.
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 BW13-3
$150.00 
Kenya, Uganda & Tanganyika 1 shilling 30 cent rate air mail cover to Palestine October 15, 1939. Uganda type 1a (CCSG) with a 10 rarity factor (highest). Mailed at Kabale, Uganda. Egypt censor handstamp on front & Cairo Oct.20 1939 machine tansit mark on the back. Trimmed slightly at bottom when opened.
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 BW13-4
$60.00 
Costa Rica August 25, 1937 $1.50 rate air mail cover to Germany.
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 BW13-10
$75.00 
Hungary July 21, 1959 post card first flight from Budapest to Zurich. According to Swiss air mail catalogue, only 250 pieces flown.
Catalogue value 100 Swiss Francs.
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 BW13-11
$125.00 
Yugoslavia first flight cover from Ljublana to Zagreb August 20, 1933. Scarce.
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 BW13-12
$75.00 
Germany May 25, 1919 flight cover from Celsenkirchen to Berlin. Berlin May 26, 1919 backstamp. Vertical & horizontal creases plus some small tears at bottom. Scarce item.
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 BW14-06
$100.00 
Austria C55 & C57 on an April 21, 1954 air mail cover to the USA. Stamps catalogue $97.50 just as used stamps.
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 BW14-07
$75.00 
Falklands Islands 1965 registered air mail cover to New Zealand. Franked with 3 X 1d & 2 X 2/- 1965 ITU issues. Attractive cover.
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 BW14-09
$85.00 
Austria December 1953 air mail cover to the USA with C58, B282, B284. Used stamps catalogue $88.45. Some minor faults at the edges.
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 BW14-10
$300.00 
Austria 1918 air mail cover from Lemberg to Vienna franked with C1, C2, & C3. Scarce cover. A few minor creases etc. at top.
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 BW16-02
$85.00 
October 8, 1931 French Indo China air mail cover to Vienna, Austria via Air-Orient. Franked with Scott #'s 132, 133 X 2. Cover has a vertical fold, but was probably sent out to Indo China in another cover as there is no crease in the 20 cent stamp. Scarce destination. Marseille 19 Oct. transit cancel on back.
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 BW16-03
$99.00 
February 19, 1957 East Germany first flight cover from Berlin to Tokyo via Copenhagen on the North Pole route. Flown by Lufthansa to Copenhagen, then by SAS to Tokyo. Arrived Tokyo February 26, 1957. Cat. 200.00 DM in 1985 catalogue.
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 BW16-04
$85.00 
China December 9, 1947 air mail cover from Shanghai to Vancouver, Canada, from UNRRA the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration.
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 BW16-05
$130.00 
Tripolitania cover mailed from Tripoli, Libia with B.A. Tripolitania overprint stamps , to the USA, with an A.V.2 handstamp. Small rear at right & some minor creases.
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 BW16-06
$150.00 
Tripolitania registered cover from the British Administration Head Quarters. Franked with B.M.A. Tripolitania overprint issues, cancelled with a TRIPOLI No1 handstamp. Sent to London, Ontario, Canada. Small fault upper right.
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 281220
$90.00 
December 20, 1928 National Air Transport CAM-17 plane crash at Huron, Ohio. Pilot Leo J. McGinn killed while flying in a blinding snowstorm when his plane crashed into a barn & was destroyed. He was carrying 493 lbs. of mail, of which only a few pieces, mostly badly burned, were recovered. Mail was forwarded by train $ a rubber stamp cachet was applied - "DAMAGED IN MAIL PLANE ACCIDENT AT HURON, OHIO DEC. 20, 1928 6 P.M." Cover is addressed to Victoria B.C.
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CAM 3N9
$30.00
Flight from Windsor, Ontario franked with Scott #140 on US first flight cover from Ponca City, Oklahoma to Detroit, Michigan.
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36N
$200.00
Stapleton 36N New Zealand acceptance for the Melbourne to Sydney flight July 4th 1930. Cat $450.00 New Zealand.
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BW17-02
$395.00
May 15, 1918 Washington to New York first trip cover with the 24 cent Jenny. #10 size Aero Club of America envelope. New York back stamp. .
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BW17-03
$75.00
October 1, 1943 Philatelic Exhibition Paris air mail cover sent registered mail to Spain. Has both German & Spanish censor tapes on the back. Scarce.
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FA6a
$60.00
First British acceptance of mail to Bermuda. Connected in Marseille with Pam Flight that departed June 1st. 1939. With June 9th. 1939 St. Georges receiver on the back. Scarce flight - only 18 covers known. Catalogue number from the Bermuda Specialized Catalogue.
 
 
     




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