Pioneer and Semi-Official Covers

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Cover
Catalogue #
American
Air Mail Society
Price
U.S. $
Description
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 CL40-2704
 $125.00
Western Canada Airways August 14th 1927 first flight cover from Winnipeg to Cormorant Lake. CL40 has the touching the top of the sun variety.
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 CL40-2706b
 $100.00
CL40h skis touching the sun variety on a Western Canada Airways first flight from The Pas to Cold Lake December 23, 1927. Addressed to Roessler & US air mail paid 10 cent Lindberg stamp.
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 CL40-2706b
 $95.00
Western Canada Airways first flight cover from The Pas to Cold Lake addressed to Roessler in New Jersey with 10 cents US postage added to pat for air mail within the USA. Small stain - see scan.
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 2713c
 $65.00
Government first flight cover from Bissett to Lac Du Bonnet with an unnecessary CL40 Western Canada Airways stamp.
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 CL40-2801
 $225.00
Western Canada Airways first flight June 4, 1928 Rolling Portage to Favourable Lake with 3 CL40 stamps on the back. Has the diamond shaped first flight cachet on the front as well as the circular Western Canada Airways Favourable lake receiver. Scarce triple rate semi- official air mail cover.
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 CL40-2904Var
 $50.00
Western Canada Airways June 12, 1929 first flight cover from Waterways to Fort Resolution. CL40 stamp is on the back & just tied to the cover.
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 CL40-2906
 $150.00
Western Canada Airways Prince George to Ingenika Mines & return August 24th & 25th 1929. Signed by the pilot A.D.Cruikshank on front. Stamp cancelled in manuscript as is usual for this flight. Only 30 pieces flown in.
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 CL41-2700a
 $360.00
1927 Western Canada Airways Jubilee issue on a July 1, 1927 flown cover from Red lake to Winnipeg. Western Canada Airways Ltd. Red Lake 4 line handstamp on the back.
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 CL41-2700c
 $300.00
Western Canada Airways CL41 1927 Jubilee issue cover flown from Gold Pines to Rolling Portage & on to Toronto. Signed by the pilot J.R.Ross. Vertical crease & some other minor creases.
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 CL41-2700d
 $280.00
Western Canada Airways 1927 Jubillee issue on a July 1, 1927 flight cover from Lac Du Bonnet to Long Lake. Has the correct stamp, but stamp not tied.
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 CL41-2700Var
 $550.00
July 1st 1927 Jubilee Air Mail cover with CL41. The 2 cent Admiral is cancelled at Lac Du Bonnet on July 1st & addressed to Winnipeg. The CL41, which is tied to the cover by the Maple Leaf cachet is cancelled with a Winnipeg July 2, 1927 CDS. There is also a Winnipeg July 2, 1927 CDS on the back of the cover.
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 CL42
 $395.00
CL42 Yukon Airways cover, mailed at Detroit April 19, 1928 with US postage paid by Scott #C10 the Lindbergh's plane issue. Went air to Pasco WA, then surface to White Horse. CL42f added and cover flown to Keno Hill May 2, 1928. Has a White Horse May. 2 1928 backstamps. The CL42 appears to have been cancelled March 21, 1929 & then flown to Keno Hill. Has a Keno Hill March 21, 1929 backstamp as well. Interesting cover that travelled for over a year to get from Detroit to Keno Hill.
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 CL42-2703a
 $395.00
November 24th, 1927 Yukon Airways first flight from White Horse to Wernecke by Cruikshank. The plane was forced down at Pelly Summit. The plane was then towed to Mayo & the mail was conveyed the rest of the way by dog sled. Scarce cover.
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 CL42-2703a
 $425.00
Yukon Airways first flight cover with CL42f showing the repair re-entry in the left 2. Flight left White Horse November 24th, 1927 to go to Wernecke. Plane was forced down at Pelly Summit & was then towed into Mayo. Mail was conveyed the rest of the way by dog sled. Scarce cover.
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 CL42-2703b
 $395.00
November 24th, 1927 Yukon Airways first flight from White Horse to Keno Hill. The plane was forced down at Pelly Summit & was the towed to Mayo. The mail was then conveyed the rest of the way by dog sled. Scarce cover.
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 CL42-2703c
 $395.00
Yukon Airways November 24, 1927 first flight cover from White Horse to Dawson. The plane was forced down at Pelly Summit & then towed to Mayo. Mail was conveyed the rest of the way by dog team. Scarce cover.
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 CL42-2801
 $175.00
April 13, 1928 Yukon Airways first flight cover from White Horse to Atlin with CL42f showing the repair entry on the left 2 of "25"
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 CL42-2801
 $80.00
April 13, 1928 pilot signed Yukon Airways first flight cover from White Horse to Atlin.
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 CL42-2801a
 $175.00
April 13, 1928 Yukon Airways first flight cover from White Horse to Carcross with CL42f showing the repair entry on the left 2 of "25"
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 CL42-2801a
 $65.00
First flight from White Horse to Carcross on Yukon Airways, April 13, 1928.
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 CL42-2801b
 $80.00
April 13, 1928 pilot signed Yukon Airways first flight cover from Carcross to Atlin.
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 CL42-2801b
 $65.00
Yukon Airways April 13, 1928 first flight cover from Carcross to Atlin.
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 CL42-2801c
 $120.00
Copy of "The Whitehorse Star" newspaper flown by Yukon Airways on their April 13, 1928 first flight from Whitehorse to Atlin. Yukon Airways Stamp is tied by a Whitehorse CDS cancel. There is an Atlin receiver top left. There is also a postage paid handstamp in the left margin. Newspaper has been folded vertically in the middle. Right side has some minor tears & there is an approx. 2 inch tear at the horizontal fold at the right edge. Still very fine appearance.
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 CL42-2801e
 $65.00
Yukon Airways & Exploration first flight cover April 13, 1928 from Atlin to White Horse. White Horse April 16, 1928 receiver on back.
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 CL42-2801f
 $65.00
Yukon Airways & Exploration April 15, 1928 first flight from Carcross to Whitehorse, Yukon.
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 CL42-2801g
 $65.00
Yukon Airways & Exploration April 15, 1928 first flight from Atlin to Carcross, Yukon.
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 CL42-2802
 $90.00
December 8, 1928 pilot signed Yukon Airways first flight cover from Telegraph Creek to White Horse, via Atlin.
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 CL42-2900
 $90.00
February 28, 1929 pilot signed Yukon Airways first flight cover from White Horse to Telegraph Creek.
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 CL42-2902
 $55.00
June 23, 1929 Yukon Airways first flight cover from White Horse to Champagne.
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 CL42-2902a
 $55.00
Yukon Airways & Exploration first flight cover from Champagne to Whitehorse June 23, 1927. CL42 stamp is faulty - has a piece missing.
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 CL42-2905
 $75.00
Yukon Airways June 23, 1929 first flight from White Horse to Champagne Landing. Champagne Landing June 23, 1929 backstamp.
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 CL43
 $280.00
Patricia Airways Limited commercial cover from Jackson Manion to the USA. Maple Leaf cachet has had "First Aerial Mail" removed. Scott cat $350.00
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 CL43
 $120.00
Patricia Airways Limited flown cover from Goldpines with Woman Lake & Clearwater Lake Patricia Airways circular hand stamps on the back. Addressed to Roessler in New Jersey.
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 CL43 Var
 $250.00
CL43 Patricia Airways semi-official stamp on a June 25, 1928 cover from Jackson Manion, with the CL43 tied to the cover by a "Western Canada Airways Ltd. / Jun 26 HUDSON, ONT. / (ROLLING PORTAGE P.O. ) purple hand stamp. Minor stain to bottom right corner. Flown after Western Canada Airways had taken on Patricia Airways. A very scarce cover.
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 CL43-2802a
 $130.00
Patricia Airways Limited 1928 first flight cover from Gold Pines to Sioux Lookout March 9, 1928. Sioux Lookout March 9 receiver on the back. Nice clean cover.
 
 
 
 
 




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