Lot Number: 150

(Canton) Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 19 F/F Canton Island to Los Angeles, bs 16/7, official red flight cachet.

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Date: 1940, Jul 22
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Canton

Description: Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 19 F/F Canton Island to Los Angeles, bs 16/7, official red flight cachet.
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Lot Number: 148

(Canton) Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 19 F/F Canton Island to Auckland, bs 18/7, official red flight cachet.

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Date: 1940, Jul 15
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Canton

Description: Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 19 F/F Canton Island to Auckland, bs 18/7, official red flight cachet.
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Lot Number: 149

(Canton) Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 19 F/F Canton Island to Noumea, bs 16/7, official red flight cachet.

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Date: 1940, Jul 15
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Canton

Description: Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 19 F/F Canton Island to Noumea, bs 16/7, official red flight cachet.
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Lot Number: 286

(Guam) Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Guam to Manila, bs 29/11, official green flight cachet.

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Date: 1935, Nov 29
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Guam

Description: Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Guam to Manila, bs 29/11, official green flight cachet.
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Lot Number: 287

(Guam) Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Guam to Honolulu, bs 4/12, official green flight cachet.

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Date: 1935, Dec 3
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Guam

Description: Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Guam to Honolulu, bs 4/12, official green flight cachet.
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Lot Number: 288

(Guam) Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Guam to San Francisco, bs 6/12, official green flight cachet.

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Date: 1935, Dec 3
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Guam

Description: Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Guam to San Francisco, bs 6/12, official green flight cachet.
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Lot Number: 296

(Hong Kong) Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Hong Kong to Manila, bs 29/4, official violet flight cachet.

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Date: 1937, Apr 29
Est. price: £6.00
Category: Hong Kong

Description: Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Hong Kong to Manila, bs 29/4, official violet flight cachet.
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Lot Number: 297

(Hong Kong) Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Hong Kong to San Francisco, bs 4/5, official blue flight cachet.

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Date: 1937, Apr 29
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Hong Kong

Description: Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Hong Kong to San Francisco, bs 4/5, official blue flight cachet.
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Lot Number: 294

(Hong Kong) Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Hong Kong to Guam, bs 30/4, official black flight cachet.

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Date: 1937, Apr 29
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Hong Kong

Description: Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Hong Kong to Guam, bs 30/4, official black flight cachet.
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Lot Number: 295

(Hong Kong) Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Hong Kong to Honolulu, bs 2/5, official violet flight cachet..

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Date: 1937, Apr 29
Est. price: £16.00
Category: Hong Kong

Description: Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Hong Kong to Honolulu, bs 2/5, official violet flight cachet..
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Lot Number: 293

(Hawaii) Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 19 F/F Honolulu to Los Angeles, bs 24/7, official violet flight cachet.

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Date: 1940, Jul 23
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Hawaii

Description: Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 19 F/F Honolulu to Los Angeles, bs 24/7, official violet flight cachet.
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Lot Number: 291

(Hawaii) Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Honolulu to Hong Kong, bs 28/4, official black flight cachet.

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Date: 1937, Apr 27
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Hawaii

Description: Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Honolulu to Hong Kong, bs 28/4, official black flight cachet.
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Lot Number: 290

(Hawaii) Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Honolulu to Macao, bs 28/4, official violet flight cachet.

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Date: 1937, Apr 23
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Hawaii

Description: Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Honolulu to Macao, bs 28/4, official violet flight cachet.
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Lot Number: 289

(Hawaii) Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Honolulu to Guam, bs 27/11, official violet flight cachet.

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Date: 1935, Nov 24
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Hawaii

Description: Pan Am pioneer Trans-Pacific service FAM 14 F/F Honolulu to Guam, bs 27/11, official violet flight cachet.
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Lot Number: 516

(United States) Uncommon 'Outer Envelope 'First Transpacific airmail flight, San Francisco to Honolulu, bs 23/11, commercial corner cover franked 50c ordinary, canc New York/Nov 18/1935 duplex, good strike green F/F cachet. Shortage of 25 'Clipper' stamps led to the production of 'outer envelopes' which were returned to dispatchers and are regarded as a legitimate inclusion in a Pacific collection (for a full explanation see p140, US AMC Vol 3). The lot also contains the original communication from the POD, Washington enclosed with the returned 'Outer Envelope'.

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Date: 1935, Nov 18
Est. price: £75.00
Category: United States

Description: Uncommon 'Outer Envelope 'First Transpacific airmail flight, San Francisco to Honolulu, bs 23/11, commercial corner cover franked 50c ordinary, canc New York/Nov 18/1935 duplex, good strike green F/F cachet. Shortage of 25 'Clipper' stamps led to the production of 'outer envelopes' which were returned to dispatchers and are regarded as a legitimate inclusion in a Pacific collection (for a full explanation see p140, US AMC Vol 3). The lot also contains the original communication from the POD, Washington enclosed with the returned 'Outer Envelope'.
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Lot Number: 515

(United States) Uncommon 'Outer Envelope 'First Transpacific airmail flight, San Francisco to Guam, bs 27/11, commercial corner cover franked 50c ordinary, canc New York/Nov 18/1935 duplex, good strike green F/F cachet. Shortage of 25 'Clipper' stamps led to the production of 'outer envelopes' which were returned to dispatchers and are regarded as a legitimate inclusion in a Pacific collection. For a full explanation see p140, US AMC Vol 3. The lot also contains the original communication from the POD, Washington enclosed with the returned 'Outer Envelope'.

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Date: 1935, Nov 18
Est. price: £75.00
Category: United States

Description: Uncommon 'Outer Envelope 'First Transpacific airmail flight, San Francisco to Guam, bs 27/11, commercial corner cover franked 50c ordinary, canc New York/Nov 18/1935 duplex, good strike green F/F cachet. Shortage of 25 'Clipper' stamps led to the production of 'outer envelopes' which were returned to dispatchers and are regarded as a legitimate inclusion in a Pacific collection. For a full explanation see p140, US AMC Vol 3. The lot also contains the original communication from the POD, Washington enclosed with the returned 'Outer Envelope'.
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Lot Number: 523

(United States) First Pan Am and Imperial AW Eastward 'All the Way by Air' around the world dispatch, New York to New York, via Imperial Airways inaugural transatlantic air service New York (Aug 9, depart cds) to Southampton, London (Aug 12th machine depart cancel front and verso) to Hong Kong by Imperial Airways Eastbound service SE 165, Hong Kong to New York, Sept 12 arrival cds verso via Pan Am Pacific service to San Francisco and  US transcontinental service to New York. Grey/blue Imperial Airways "Transatlantic/First regular service between Great Britain, Eire, Newfoundland, Canada and USA" souvenir cover franked US 30 air stamp canc New York Aug 9 1939 cds, GB 1 1/2d  tied Aug 12th machine cancel, Hong Kong $2.80 canc Victoria 30 Aug 39 cds, and verso US 2c canc Brooklyn Sep 12th cds. Superb item in pristine condition.

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Date: 1939, Aug 9
Est. price: £100.00
Category: United States

Description: First Pan Am and Imperial AW Eastward 'All the Way by Air' around the world dispatch, New York to New York, via Imperial Airways inaugural transatlantic air service New York (Aug 9, depart cds) to Southampton, London (Aug 12th machine depart cancel front and verso) to Hong Kong by Imperial Airways Eastbound service SE 165, Hong Kong to New York, Sept 12 arrival cds verso via Pan Am Pacific service to San Francisco and US transcontinental service to New York. Grey/blue Imperial Airways "Transatlantic/First regular service between Great Britain, Eire, Newfoundland, Canada and USA" souvenir cover franked US 30 air stamp canc New York Aug 9 1939 cds, GB 1 1/2d tied Aug 12th machine cancel, Hong Kong $2.80 canc Victoria 30 Aug 39 cds, and verso US 2c canc Brooklyn Sep 12th cds. Superb item in pristine condition.
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Lot Number: 370

(Newfoundland) Superb pre WWII trans Pacific registered (hs) airmail cover franked FDI 1937 Royal Family Coronation set of 4, St John's Newfoundand to Australia bs Coraki NSW 15/6, via Halifax NS 17/5, Levis & Campbelltown RPO 18/5, New York/Regn Div/19/5, San Francisco 20/5 and GPO Sydney/NSW 14/6.
Exceptional routing - without doubt one for the exhibit.

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Date: 1938, May 12
Est. price: £85.00
Category: Newfoundland

Description: Superb pre WWII trans Pacific registered (hs) airmail cover franked FDI 1937 Royal Family Coronation set of 4, St John's Newfoundand to Australia bs Coraki NSW 15/6, via Halifax NS 17/5, Levis & Campbelltown RPO 18/5, New York/Regn Div/19/5, San Francisco 20/5 and GPO Sydney/NSW 14/6. Exceptional routing - without doubt one for the exhibit.
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Lot Number: 376

(Newfoundland) Superb WWII dual censored cover, Newfoundland to Australia, airmail cover franked $1.26 canc St. John's cds and 'Newfoundland/10 Jul/1943/Air Mail' cds sealed Newfoundland DC/22 censor label (used from April 1942 to April 1945) and Australia red/white civilian OBC 3 state of VIctoria censor tape, also violet diamond Victoria censor hand stamp. At this time there was no service across the Pacific. The most likely route being down to Miami, then Pan Am south Atlantic service to West Africa, then across the Sahara to Khartoum to joint the Horseshoe service which, in 1943, went only as far as Calcutta, from where it was sent to Australia by sea.

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Date: 1943, Jul 10
Est. price: £185.00
Category: Newfoundland

Description: Superb WWII dual censored cover, Newfoundland to Australia, airmail cover franked $1.26 canc St. John's cds and 'Newfoundland/10 Jul/1943/Air Mail' cds sealed Newfoundland DC/22 censor label (used from April 1942 to April 1945) and Australia red/white civilian OBC 3 state of VIctoria censor tape, also violet diamond Victoria censor hand stamp. At this time there was no service across the Pacific. The most likely route being down to Miami, then Pan Am south Atlantic service to West Africa, then across the Sahara to Khartoum to joint the Horseshoe service which, in 1943, went only as far as Calcutta, from where it was sent to Australia by sea.
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Lot Number: 365

(New Zealand) Air all the way two ocean airmail from New Zealand to England, World War II censored  Trans-Pacific airmail, NZ to Scotland, no arrival ds, plain imprint etiquette cover franked 5/9d, canc Dunedin cds, airmail etiquette, ms "Via Pacific Air Mail", sealed B&W NZ censor tape, tied by purple NZ censor mark. Correctly rated for air across the Pacific, air across the US and air across the Atlantic, see Boyle p877.

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Date: 1941, Oct 17
Est. price: £20.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: Air all the way two ocean airmail from New Zealand to England, World War II censored Trans-Pacific airmail, NZ to Scotland, no arrival ds, plain imprint etiquette cover franked 5/9d, canc Dunedin cds, airmail etiquette, ms "Via Pacific Air Mail", sealed B&W NZ censor tape, tied by purple NZ censor mark. Correctly rated for air across the Pacific, air across the US and air across the Atlantic, see Boyle p877.
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Lot Number: 346

(Midway Island) Airmail cover mailed from Midway Island and posted on arrival at Honolulu Jun 23, 1940, franked 30c air, fine strikes of blue circular 'Mailed at  Midway Island' with Gooney Bird, and the scarcer blue three lined 'Mailed At/Midway Island/Pacific Ocean' cachets. Neat non invasive 7mm left hand side trim. Sent from the Navy Construction Camp and signed verso by nine contractors. Tensions between the Japanese and Americans were high and, with Midway deemed second only to Pearl Harbor, Oahu in importance for protection of the West Coast,  the Navy, in March 1940, working with private industry, formed a coalition of contractors known as Contractors Pacific Naval Air Bases to start construction of the runways on Eastern and other infrastructure on Sand Island in preparation for possible hostilities.

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Date: 1940, Jun 23
Est. price: £100.00
Category: Midway Island

Description: Airmail cover mailed from Midway Island and posted on arrival at Honolulu Jun 23, 1940, franked 30c air, fine strikes of blue circular 'Mailed at Midway Island' with Gooney Bird, and the scarcer blue three lined 'Mailed At/Midway Island/Pacific Ocean' cachets. Neat non invasive 7mm left hand side trim. Sent from the Navy Construction Camp and signed verso by nine contractors. Tensions between the Japanese and Americans were high and, with Midway deemed second only to Pearl Harbor, Oahu in importance for protection of the West Coast, the Navy, in March 1940, working with private industry, formed a coalition of contractors known as Contractors Pacific Naval Air Bases to start construction of the runways on Eastern and other infrastructure on Sand Island in preparation for possible hostilities.
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