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(Ephemera) Alaska's oldest store, promotion card 10x6cm advertising Donnelley and Acheson, estab 1796. A 1958 calendar on one side and B&W photo with technical details verso. of two trappers with Kodiak bear hide 12ftx11ft caught in 1953 verso. Not airmail but evocative.

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Alaska's oldest store, promotion card 10x6cm advertising Donnelley and Acheson, estab 1796. A 1958 calendar on one side and B&W photo with technical details verso. of two trappers with Kodiak bear hide 12ftx11ft caught in 1953 verso. Not airmail but evocative.

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(Ephemera) Airliner from British Airways fleet preparing to leave Gatwick airport for Le Bourget, May 1935, reproduction sepia pc

Ephemera,
Airliner from British Airways fleet preparing to leave Gatwick airport for Le Bourget, May 1935, reproduction sepia pc

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(Ephemera) British United Airways, Vickers Viscount in flight, in first BUA livery, colour ppc

Ephemera,
British United Airways, Vickers Viscount in flight, in first BUA livery, colour ppc

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(Ephemera) Imperial Reply Coupon, Union of South Africa, selling price 2 1/2d pence, canc. Durban 31 Jan 1935, scarce

Ephemera,
Imperial Reply Coupon, Union of South Africa, selling price 2 1/2d pence, canc. Durban 31 Jan 1935, scarce

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(Ephemera) BA, four colour PPCs, Tristar, B707,B737 and B747, all fine.

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BA, four colour PPCs, Tristar, B707,B737 and B747, all fine.

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(Ephemera) BOAC's first direct London and Geneva service, passengers and mail arriving by coach, with waiting Viking aeroplane in background. B&W picture (not photo with technical details verso.), source unknown, 21x20cm

Ephemera, Documents, literature
BOAC's first direct London and Geneva service, passengers and mail arriving by coach, with waiting Viking aeroplane in background. B&W picture (not photo with technical details verso.), source unknown, 21x20cm

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(Ephemera) Air Investors Inc. Investment Statistical Report, 4 page investment report prepared by Frear & Company on Air Investors Inc. (an aviation investors group), discusses financial situation of Air Investors Inc. September 1929. Some stains, overall conditon good.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Air Investors Inc. Investment Statistical Report, 4 page investment report prepared by Frear & Company on Air Investors Inc. (an aviation investors group), discusses financial situation of Air Investors Inc. September 1929. Some stains, overall conditon good.

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(Ephemera) Air Investors Incorporated, Wilmington, Delaware, News Release, "Air Transportation Can Stimulate Business is the Opinion of Seven Aviation Leaders", two original typed script copies, embargoed for publiation on December 22nd (1929), very good condition.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Air Investors Incorporated, Wilmington, Delaware, News Release, "Air Transportation Can Stimulate Business is the Opinion of Seven Aviation Leaders", two original typed script copies, embargoed for publiation on December 22nd (1929), very good condition.

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(Ephemera) "Airway Plans for the United States", typed 6 pages, 1921, issued by the War Department, Office of the US Chief of Air Service. Good condition.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
"Airway Plans for the United States", typed 6 pages, 1921, issued by the War Department, Office of the US Chief of Air Service. Good condition.

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways, Karachi Airport, a letter written on red on cream headed company notepaper with speedbird logo, signed by G.E.Woods Humphrey, Managing Director, and dated 11 July, 1933, sent on the first regular weekly British Air Mail Service between Calcutta and London service, as a souvenir of its inauguration. Very fine.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Imperial Airways, Karachi Airport, a letter written on red on cream headed company notepaper with speedbird logo, signed by G.E.Woods Humphrey, Managing Director, and dated 11 July, 1933, sent on the first regular weekly British Air Mail Service between Calcutta and London service, as a souvenir of its inauguration. Very fine.

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(Ephemera) Morton Air Services formed in 1945 by Captain Olley and TWMorton, 4000 words article, A4

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Morton Air Services formed in 1945 by Captain Olley and TWMorton, 4000 words article, A4

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(Ephemera) The Blue Airmail Letter Box', a nice 1pp exhibit mounted on album leaf , with text, two PPC's and 934 & 1936 booklet panes.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
The Blue Airmail Letter Box', a nice 1pp exhibit mounted on album leaf , with text, two PPC's and 934 & 1936 booklet panes.

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(Ephemera) European Air Routes 1934, coloured map 14x12cm, mounted on album page with explanatory text.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
European Air Routes 1934, coloured map 14x12cm, mounted on album page with explanatory text.

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways, colour picture (not photo), 26x18cm, of poster showing side view cut outs of the Heracles & Hannibal, Scylla, Atlanta and Scipio classes. Interesting, but source unknown.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Imperial Airways, colour picture (not photo), 26x18cm, of poster showing side view cut outs of the Heracles & Hannibal, Scylla, Atlanta and Scipio classes. Interesting, but source unknown.

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(Ephemera) Panagra airmail stationary, used green/cream folded letter sheet , 24x20cm, bearing legend "Two sheets and an  envelope weigh 4 grms", with its original 14/12/1950 airmail envelope flown from Santiago to Trinidad, bs 22/12. Uncommon.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Panagra airmail stationary, used green/cream folded letter sheet , 24x20cm, bearing legend "Two sheets and an envelope weigh 4 grms", with its original 14/12/1950 airmail envelope flown from Santiago to Trinidad, bs 22/12. Uncommon.

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(Ephemera) Panagra airmail stationary, green/grey airmail envelope with 'Par Avion - Panagra' in red, flown from Santiago (13/11/1935) to New York, no arrival ds.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Panagra airmail stationary, green/grey airmail envelope with 'Par Avion - Panagra' in red, flown from Santiago (13/11/1935) to New York, no arrival ds.

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(Ephemera) Swissair, The Engadine Express, report of the first experimental direct flight connecting London with the highest European Airport at Samaden (St. Moritz), an official reprint from Flight, February 24th,1938.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Swissair, The Engadine Express, report of the first experimental direct flight connecting London with the highest European Airport at Samaden (St. Moritz), an official reprint from Flight, February 24th,1938.

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(Ephemera) A Brief History of the United States Air Mail Service, an original manuscript prepared by the PO Dept, Second Asst. PMG, Washington, 1939, covers internal sevices pp1-28, external services pp29-39.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
A Brief History of the United States Air Mail Service, an original manuscript prepared by the PO Dept, Second Asst. PMG, Washington, 1939, covers internal sevices pp1-28, external services pp29-39.

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(Ephemera) Souvenir red/white blue envelope commemorating the opening of the first regular weekly airmail service between London and Calcutta, Imperial AW and India Trans-Continental AW, fine unused.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Souvenir red/white blue envelope commemorating the opening of the first regular weekly airmail service between London and Calcutta, Imperial AW and India Trans-Continental AW, fine unused.

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(Ephemera) Railway Air Service, original red/green/cream company notice, 13"x8", issued March 7th, 1938, advertising the South Coast Bournmouth/Southampton/Brighton/IOW service on one side, and The London-Isle of Wight Service by air conditioned electric Pullman to Shoreham on Sea then multi-engined air liner to IOW, on the other. Gives fares, times, and booking data. Scarce item in fine condition.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Railway Air Service, original red/green/cream company notice, 13"x8", issued March 7th, 1938, advertising the South Coast Bournmouth/Southampton/Brighton/IOW service on one side, and The London-Isle of Wight Service by air conditioned electric Pullman to Shoreham on Sea then multi-engined air liner to IOW, on the other. Gives fares, times, and booking data. Scarce item in fine condition.

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(Ephemera) New York, Rio, and Buenos Aires Line, a stenciled note, prepared by Miss J.E.Galbraith, approved by O'Neill, and inserted in all Feb 20th F/F covers viz "This is sent to you for the interest that you, or your friends, may have in the souvenir or sale value of First Airmail Covers........If this cover is of no interest (return) to Miss J.E.Galbraith, Secretary to the President, New York, Rio, and Buenos Aires Line, Inc., 929 Graybar Building, New York City", ref p6 "NYRBA's Triple Crash and Outlaw Flight Covers and Its Postal Marking", Grigore J.Jnr.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
New York, Rio, and Buenos Aires Line, a stenciled note, prepared by Miss J.E.Galbraith, approved by O'Neill, and inserted in all Feb 20th F/F covers viz "This is sent to you for the interest that you, or your friends, may have in the souvenir or sale value of First Airmail Covers........If this cover is of no interest (return) to Miss J.E.Galbraith, Secretary to the President, New York, Rio, and Buenos Aires Line, Inc., 929 Graybar Building, New York City", ref p6 "NYRBA's Triple Crash and Outlaw Flight Covers and Its Postal Marking", Grigore J.Jnr.

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(Ephemera) 1937 Civil Air Transport Services (Cmnd 5524) re the development of British air services to South America by British Airways, original, 4pp, in fine condition.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
1937 Civil Air Transport Services (Cmnd 5524) re the development of British air services to South America by British Airways, original, 4pp, in fine condition.

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(Ephemera) 1937 Civil Air Transport Services, European Services (Cmnd 6005) re the development of British Airways services to Brussels, Berlin, Warsaw, Frankfurt and Budapest, original, 4pp, in good condition.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
1937 Civil Air Transport Services, European Services (Cmnd 6005) re the development of British Airways services to Brussels, Berlin, Warsaw, Frankfurt and Budapest, original, 4pp, in good condition.

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(Ephemera) 1937 Civil Air Transport Services, European Services (Cmnd 6005) re the development of British Airways services to Brussels, Berlin, Warsaw, Frankfurt and Budapest, original, 4pp, in good condition.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
1937 Civil Air Transport Services, European Services (Cmnd 6005) re the development of British Airways services to Brussels, Berlin, Warsaw, Frankfurt and Budapest, original, 4pp, in good condition.

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(Ephemera) An original letter signed by Francesco de Pinedo and dated Rome, August 30th 1927, to a collector in San Francisco saying "I send you the photocopy with autograph that you have request to me".  Also a head & sholders picture of Pinedo with facsimile signature which confirms the authenticity of Pindo's signature on the original letter.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
An original letter signed by Francesco de Pinedo and dated Rome, August 30th 1927, to a collector in San Francisco saying "I send you the photocopy with autograph that you have request to me". Also a head & sholders picture of Pinedo with facsimile signature which confirms the authenticity of Pindo's signature on the original letter.

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways, souvenir headed red/blue/cream notepaper, black/cream notepaper with red outline of map of Australia, and addressed Airways House, Lower Regent Street, London, printed a souvenir of the inauguration of the first Air Mail service from England to Australia. A scarce unused item in pristine condition.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Imperial Airways, souvenir headed red/blue/cream notepaper, black/cream notepaper with red outline of map of Australia, and addressed Airways House, Lower Regent Street, London, printed a souvenir of the inauguration of the first Air Mail service from England to Australia. A scarce unused item in pristine condition.

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(Ephemera) The Airpost Collector, April 1935, official journal of the Airmail Society, Vice President Sir Alan Cobham, 18pp, A5, articles include GB Overprints on Scadta stamps, values and numbers issue, Rocket Post stamps of the world (5p).

Ephemera, Documents, literature
The Airpost Collector, April 1935, official journal of the Airmail Society, Vice President Sir Alan Cobham, 18pp, A5, articles include GB Overprints on Scadta stamps, values and numbers issue, Rocket Post stamps of the world (5p).

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(Ephemera) L'Aeronautique Magazine, #64 September 1924, 24pp, 31x24cm, fascinating articles on the Fourth Grand Prix of Aircraft Manufacturers, the aircraft industry in Poland and Roumania, trans Saharan flight, etc, and many adverts and illustrations including a picture taken from a Spanish navy plane flying over Mount Teide, Teneriffe. In French.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
L'Aeronautique Magazine, #64 September 1924, 24pp, 31x24cm, fascinating articles on the Fourth Grand Prix of Aircraft Manufacturers, the aircraft industry in Poland and Roumania, trans Saharan flight, etc, and many adverts and illustrations including a picture taken from a Spanish navy plane flying over Mount Teide, Teneriffe. In French.

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(Ephemera) La Conquete de L'Air, December 18, 1928, published by L'Aero Club Royal de Belgique, 125pp, 29x22cm, fascinating articles on the role of the King and Queen of Belgium in aviation,  Darcy Greig's flight, Sabena's routes and services in Europe, a detailed report of Sabena's routes and services in the Congo, Compagnie du Chemin de Fer du Bas-Congo au Katanga, etc, and many adverts and illustrations. In French.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
La Conquete de L'Air, December 18, 1928, published by L'Aero Club Royal de Belgique, 125pp, 29x22cm, fascinating articles on the role of the King and Queen of Belgium in aviation, Darcy Greig's flight, Sabena's routes and services in Europe, a detailed report of Sabena's routes and services in the Congo, Compagnie du Chemin de Fer du Bas-Congo au Katanga, etc, and many adverts and illustrations. In French.

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(Ephemera) The Aero Field, Jan-Feb 1949, 26pp, 21x14cm, edited by NC Baldwin inc 'Post War Atlantic Airmail', 7pp.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
The Aero Field, Jan-Feb 1949, 26pp, 21x14cm, edited by NC Baldwin inc 'Post War Atlantic Airmail', 7pp.

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(Ephemera) Mussons Airmail Catalogue of European airmail stamps, 83pp, 18x13cm, pub 1946.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Mussons Airmail Catalogue of European airmail stamps, 83pp, 18x13cm, pub 1946.

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(Ephemera) A letter written on Imperial Airways headed blue/cream/yellow notepaper and signed by the Managing Director, dated February 1931, sent by the first flight of the England-East Africa air sevice as a souvenir of its inauguration.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
A letter written on Imperial Airways headed blue/cream/yellow notepaper and signed by the Managing Director, dated February 1931, sent by the first flight of the England-East Africa air sevice as a souvenir of its inauguration.

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(Ephemera) FAM 5 first flight Miami to Maturin via Cristobal, February 5, 1931, original announcement from O.W.Pitman, Postmaster, United States Post Office, 1pp, A4.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
FAM 5 first flight Miami to Maturin via Cristobal, February 5, 1931, original announcement from O.W.Pitman, Postmaster, United States Post Office, 1pp, A4.

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(Ephemera) U.S.S. Akron, announcement from US Naval Dept that the Akron will carry philatelic mail on a training flight in connection with manoeuvres of the Atlantic Fleet on August 1, 1932, original announcement from E.B.Wadsworth, PO Dept, Second Assistant PMG, Washington, 1pp, A4.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
U.S.S. Akron, announcement from US Naval Dept that the Akron will carry philatelic mail on a training flight in connection with manoeuvres of the Atlantic Fleet on August 1, 1932, original announcement from E.B.Wadsworth, PO Dept, Second Assistant PMG, Washington, 1pp, A4.

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(Ephemera) U.S.S. Akron, announcement from US Naval Dept that the Akron will carry philatelic mail on its eastbound flight from Sunnyville, California to Lakehurst, N.J. on June 3, 1932, original announcement from E.B.Wadsworth, Superintendant, PO Dept,SecondAssistant PMG, Washington, 1pp, A4.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
U.S.S. Akron, announcement from US Naval Dept that the Akron will carry philatelic mail on its eastbound flight from Sunnyville, California to Lakehurst, N.J. on June 3, 1932, original announcement from E.B.Wadsworth, Superintendant, PO Dept,SecondAssistant PMG, Washington, 1pp, A4.

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(Ephemera) APEX 1973, International Airmail Exhibition, Manchester 1973, 60pp handbook.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
APEX 1973, International Airmail Exhibition, Manchester 1973, 60pp handbook.

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(Ephemera) Bradshaw's International Air Guide, No 1, November 1934, 176 pages with large folding map in pocket, 241 worldwide air services tables, passenger and baggage fares, conditions of carriage, air company addresses, booking offices, etc. The definitive reference on air service travel in the early 1930's. Extremely difficult to find, and the first I have seen in 12 years.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Bradshaw's International Air Guide, No 1, November 1934, 176 pages with large folding map in pocket, 241 worldwide air services tables, passenger and baggage fares, conditions of carriage, air company addresses, booking offices, etc. The definitive reference on air service travel in the early 1930's. Extremely difficult to find, and the first I have seen in 12 years.

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(Ephemera) Post Office Green Paper No 45A, Air Mail by D.O. Lumley, 24pp booklet pub GPO London, inc maps, statistics, photos of mail planes. Transcript of the Branker Memorial Lecture on the Development of Air Mail, 1919-1938, delivered at the Institute of Transport, November 1938. An important historical document.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Post Office Green Paper No 45A, Air Mail by D.O. Lumley, 24pp booklet pub GPO London, inc maps, statistics, photos of mail planes. Transcript of the Branker Memorial Lecture on the Development of Air Mail, 1919-1938, delivered at the Institute of Transport, November 1938. An important historical document.

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(Ephemera) The Schlesinger African Air Race, September 1936, original programme inc list of aircraft and competitors, description of competing aircraft, regulations, head and shoulders pictures of 11 participation pilots and their records ind an obituary of Capt. T. Campbell Black and race route details. A rare and historical item in good condition, 24pp, 18x25cm, soft back..

Ephemera, Documents, literature
The Schlesinger African Air Race, September 1936, original programme inc list of aircraft and competitors, description of competing aircraft, regulations, head and shoulders pictures of 11 participation pilots and their records ind an obituary of Capt. T. Campbell Black and race route details. A rare and historical item in good condition, 24pp, 18x25cm, soft back..

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(Ephemera) Philips Air Mail Magazine 'Green Lists'. April 1939 to August 1940, no's 2,5,6,7,11,12,13,14,15,16,17,18. Also February 1945, no 45.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Philips Air Mail Magazine 'Green Lists'. April 1939 to August 1940, no's 2,5,6,7,11,12,13,14,15,16,17,18. Also February 1945, no 45.

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(Ephemera) British South American Airways, Express Air Freight by Starliner Information booklet inc.necessary documentation, freight charges, documents required by recipient countries, and office addresses, 16x10cm. Fine and scarce.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
British South American Airways, Express Air Freight by Starliner Information booklet inc.necessary documentation, freight charges, documents required by recipient countries, and office addresses, 16x10cm. Fine and scarce.

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(Ephemera) Lord Privy Seal grey corner cover (undated but likely c1940-43)  with blue  embossed "Lord Privy Seal and Lion, Unicorn and Crown emblem on flap, addressed to The Hon Harry Hopkins,The White House, Washington, DC,  carried "By Air Pouch", typed "Secret", red 'Registered' hs and ms Z-1022, and residue of red wax Privy Seal.The Lord Privy Seal  was responsible for the monarch's personal (privy) seal. A privy seal is the personal seal of a reigning monarch used to authenticate official government documents. Harry  Hopkins  was one of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's closest advisers and during the war years acted as Roosevelt's unofficial emissary Winston Churchill.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Lord Privy Seal grey corner cover (undated but likely c1940-43) with blue embossed "Lord Privy Seal and Lion, Unicorn and Crown emblem on flap, addressed to The Hon Harry Hopkins,The White House, Washington, DC, carried "By Air Pouch", typed "Secret", red 'Registered' hs and ms Z-1022, and residue of red wax Privy Seal.The Lord Privy Seal was responsible for the monarch's personal (privy) seal. A privy seal is the personal seal of a reigning monarch used to authenticate official government documents. Harry Hopkins was one of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's closest advisers and during the war years acted as Roosevelt's unofficial emissary Winston Churchill.

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(Ephemera) An original letter from Imperial Airways House, Regent Street, London, written on Imperial Airways headed blue/cream/yellow notepaper and signed by the Managing Director, dated February 1931, sent as a souvenir of its inauguration the inauguration of the  England-East Africa air sevice.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
An original letter from Imperial Airways House, Regent Street, London, written on Imperial Airways headed blue/cream/yellow notepaper and signed by the Managing Director, dated February 1931, sent as a souvenir of its inauguration the inauguration of the England-East Africa air sevice.

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(Ephemera) First England-Australia Air mail, original red/white/blue letterhead with company logo, from Imperial Airways, Regent Street London, dated April 1931, unused and in pristine condition.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
First England-Australia Air mail, original red/white/blue letterhead with company logo, from Imperial Airways, Regent Street London, dated April 1931, unused and in pristine condition.

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(Ephemera) Air Mail Service Between London and Paris, November 1919, a copy of the Post Office leaflet advertising the service.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Air Mail Service Between London and Paris, November 1919, a copy of the Post Office leaflet advertising the service.

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(Ephemera) 1911 Coronation Aerial Post, copy of the Way Bill carried on 'Bleriot No.2 plane' piloted by Gustav Hamel flown on September 16.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
1911 Coronation Aerial Post, copy of the Way Bill carried on 'Bleriot No.2 plane' piloted by Gustav Hamel flown on September 16.

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(Ephemera) Civil Air Guard Scheme 1938, Major Alan Goodfellow, a signed letter. He was Clerk of the Course at the time of the 1934 London to Melbourne Air Race and later foundation member of the Civil Air Guard Scheme.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Civil Air Guard Scheme 1938, Major Alan Goodfellow, a signed letter. He was Clerk of the Course at the time of the 1934 London to Melbourne Air Race and later foundation member of the Civil Air Guard Scheme.

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(Ephemera) Madeira By Air, original 'Flight' reprint with pictures of the 'Hampshire Flying Boat, its crew, and the plane in Funchal Bay, A4, 4pp.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Madeira By Air, original 'Flight' reprint with pictures of the 'Hampshire Flying Boat, its crew, and the plane in Funchal Bay, A4, 4pp.

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(Ephemera) Air Mails of South Africa from 1911 to 1950 by NC Baldwin, 18pp booklet with illustrations and prices, reprinted from the Aero Field.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Air Mails of South Africa from 1911 to 1950 by NC Baldwin, 18pp booklet with illustrations and prices, reprinted from the Aero Field.

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(Ephemera) Comet First Flight London to Cairo, letter on blue/cream BOAC headed notepaper, announcing the new service and the issue of souvenir envelopes.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Comet First Flight London to Cairo, letter on blue/cream BOAC headed notepaper, announcing the new service and the issue of souvenir envelopes.

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(Ephemera) "From the Fuhrer's Speech, German WWII leaflet dropped over Bridlington circa July, 1940, in which he gives an account of the military operations carried out up to that time, c1600 words in English, A4.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
"From the Fuhrer's Speech, German WWII leaflet dropped over Bridlington circa July, 1940, in which he gives an account of the military operations carried out up to that time, c1600 words in English, A4.

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(Ephemera) British made leaflet dropped over Germany during WWII.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
British made leaflet dropped over Germany during WWII.

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways, Karachi Airport, red/cream headed company notepaper, with complimentary note.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Imperial Airways, Karachi Airport, red/cream headed company notepaper, with complimentary note.

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(Ephemera) TATA Air Lines, Bombay, letter from Traffic Superintendant on headed notepaper.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
TATA Air Lines, Bombay, letter from Traffic Superintendant on headed notepaper.

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways, Airway Terminus, London, two page letter from the Publicity Department on headed notepaper.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Imperial Airways, Airway Terminus, London, two page letter from the Publicity Department on headed notepaper.

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(Ephemera) Bradshaw two sided map, 24"x 28", showing British Isles, European and Intercontinental routes operational as of January 1, 1936.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Bradshaw two sided map, 24"x 28", showing British Isles, European and Intercontinental routes operational as of January 1, 1936.

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways, letter written on headed red/black/cream company notepaper and signed by the Managing Director, dated March 1029, sent by the F/F of the England-India service as a souvenir of its inauguration. Scarce.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Imperial Airways, letter written on headed red/black/cream company notepaper and signed by the Managing Director, dated March 1029, sent by the F/F of the England-India service as a souvenir of its inauguration. Scarce.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways, Karachi Airport, a letter written on red on cream headed company notepaper, signed by the Managing Manager and dated 11 July, 1933, sent on the first regular Calcutta-Llondon service as a souvenir of its inauguration. Very fine..

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Imperial Airways, Karachi Airport, a letter written on red on cream headed company notepaper, signed by the Managing Manager and dated 11 July, 1933, sent on the first regular Calcutta-Llondon service as a souvenir of its inauguration. Very fine..

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Headed Imperial Airways company notepaper with dark blue/yellow "First Air Mail England-East Africa"  header, IAW logo with list of stopping points on route, typed "With Mr Woods Humphreys Compliments", dated March 1931, sent by the F/F of the England-East Africa air sevice as a souvenir of its inauguration.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Headed Imperial Airways company notepaper with dark blue/yellow "First Air Mail England-East Africa" header, IAW logo with list of stopping points on route, typed "With Mr Woods Humphreys Compliments", dated March 1931, sent by the F/F of the England-East Africa air sevice as a souvenir of its inauguration.

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(Ephemera) Blackpool and West Coast Air Services Ltd, headed cream and blue notepaper with company logo, bearing 'West Coast/Liverpool/Air Services', 'Liverpool Airport/Speke' and ' West Coast Air Services Ltd,/1st Flight of New Contract/Isle of Man Airmail, Nov 2nd 1936' hand stamps. Scarce.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Blackpool and West Coast Air Services Ltd, headed cream and blue notepaper with company logo, bearing 'West Coast/Liverpool/Air Services', 'Liverpool Airport/Speke' and ' West Coast Air Services Ltd,/1st Flight of New Contract/Isle of Man Airmail, Nov 2nd 1936' hand stamps. Scarce.

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways and Indian Trans-Continental Airways, Karachi/Rangoon, red on cream headed notepaper, a letter written on, and signed by the Managing Manager Indian Trans-Continental Airways, dated October 1933, sent on the occasion of the first regular weekly British Air Mail service between Rangoon and London, as a souvenir of its inauguration. Very fine.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Imperial Airways and Indian Trans-Continental Airways, Karachi/Rangoon, red on cream headed notepaper, a letter written on, and signed by the Managing Manager Indian Trans-Continental Airways, dated October 1933, sent on the occasion of the first regular weekly British Air Mail service between Rangoon and London, as a souvenir of its inauguration. Very fine.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) An original typewritten letter addressed to the Town Clerk, Liverpool tendering £24000 to undertake building work on the new Liverpool Airport, Speke, also a drawing of the proposed new buildings published in the Liverpool Daily Post, 27/7/1935.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
An original typewritten letter addressed to the Town Clerk, Liverpool tendering £24000 to undertake building work on the new Liverpool Airport, Speke, also a drawing of the proposed new buildings published in the Liverpool Daily Post, 27/7/1935.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Report on Imperial Air Routes, prepared by the Advisory Committee on Civil Aviation, and submitted on Oct 19, 1919 to Parliament and to Winston Churchill, the then Secretary of State for Air. The Report considered "How best to organise Imperial Air Routes" Published HMSO.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Report on Imperial Air Routes, prepared by the Advisory Committee on Civil Aviation, and submitted on Oct 19, 1919 to Parliament and to Winston Churchill, the then Secretary of State for Air. The Report considered "How best to organise Imperial Air Routes" Published HMSO.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA, printed blue/black announcement (A4 size), re F/F covers and Airway Letter labels for new Trident service in 1964. Two neat filing holes lh margin.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
BEA, printed blue/black announcement (A4 size), re F/F covers and Airway Letter labels for new Trident service in 1964. Two neat filing holes lh margin.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Aeronautical Chamber of Commerce of America Inc, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, a formal request for the reservation of …places at $10.00 per head, printed card, 12x8cm, circa 1930.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
The Aeronautical Chamber of Commerce of America Inc, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, a formal request for the reservation of …places at $10.00 per head, printed card, 12x8cm, circa 1930.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Commerical Aeronautical Association of the Seventh Corps Area, constitution and by laws, 3.5x5.5" staple bound booklet, 15 pages, March 27-29, 1922.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Commerical Aeronautical Association of the Seventh Corps Area, constitution and by laws, 3.5x5.5" staple bound booklet, 15 pages, March 27-29, 1922.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Aeronautical Chamber of Commerce of America Inc, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, a formal request for the reservation of …places at $10.00 per head, printed card, 12x8cm, circa 1930.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
The Aeronautical Chamber of Commerce of America Inc, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, a formal request for the reservation of …places at $10.00 per head, printed card, 12x8cm, circa 1930.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) ABC of British Airports, details, layout, airline usage,etc, of all the 50 or so listed regularly in the statistical bulletins of the Ministry of Transport, profusely illustrated, 18x24cm, 40pp, pub 1960.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
ABC of British Airports, details, layout, airline usage,etc, of all the 50 or so listed regularly in the statistical bulletins of the Ministry of Transport, profusely illustrated, 18x24cm, 40pp, pub 1960.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) 'Straightway', nine editions of the 8pp illustrated in house magazine published by the Straight Corporation Ltd who were the operators of the airports at Ramsgate, Ipswich, Exeter, Swansea, Plymouth, Weston-super-Mare and Inverness, and controllers of Western and Southern Airways. Packed with fascinating, mostly local, information and pictures on internal air services, aerodromes and pilots, particularly in the southwest region, covering the period running up to the onset of World War II. An intimate look into the into the operation of local air services at that time.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
'Straightway', nine editions of the 8pp illustrated in house magazine published by the Straight Corporation Ltd who were the operators of the airports at Ramsgate, Ipswich, Exeter, Swansea, Plymouth, Weston-super-Mare and Inverness, and controllers of Western and Southern Airways. Packed with fascinating, mostly local, information and pictures on internal air services, aerodromes and pilots, particularly in the southwest region, covering the period running up to the onset of World War II. An intimate look into the into the operation of local air services at that time.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Helipost, original 12pp B&W illustratyed monograph describing the origins and development of helicopter airmail, 1907-1951, A5. Also an illustrated  four page pamphlet on Swedish Helicopter and Parachute Mails. Both written by NC Baldwin.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Helipost, original 12pp B&W illustratyed monograph describing the origins and development of helicopter airmail, 1907-1951, A5. Also an illustrated four page pamphlet on Swedish Helicopter and Parachute Mails. Both written by NC Baldwin.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Empire Air Mail Scheme 1937,  Air Ministry / GPO white paper 13 pages containing proposals for the operation and development of air transport services over the Empire air routes to India, Australia and South Africa. Fine condition.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Empire Air Mail Scheme 1937, Air Ministry / GPO white paper 13 pages containing proposals for the operation and development of air transport services over the Empire air routes to India, Australia and South Africa. Fine condition.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Headed notepaper with black/orange "First Regular Air mail/London-Cape Town" heading and Speedbird and IAW logos, a typewritten letter on Imperial Airways with facsimile signature of the General Manager, dated 20 january 1932, sent by the F/F of the London-Cape Town air sevice as a souvenir of its inauguration. Scarce.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Headed notepaper with black/orange "First Regular Air mail/London-Cape Town" heading and Speedbird and IAW logos, a typewritten letter on Imperial Airways with facsimile signature of the General Manager, dated 20 january 1932, sent by the F/F of the London-Cape Town air sevice as a souvenir of its inauguration. Scarce.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) A letter written on Imperial Airways headed blue/red/ notepaper from Airways House, Lower Regent Street, London, dated April 1931 sent by the first Air Mail service from England to Australia as a souvenir of its inauguration, and signed by the Managing Director. Uncommon colours, very fine.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
A letter written on Imperial Airways headed blue/red/ notepaper from Airways House, Lower Regent Street, London, dated April 1931 sent by the first Air Mail service from England to Australia as a souvenir of its inauguration, and signed by the Managing Director. Uncommon colours, very fine.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Warsaw Convention, Chapter 36, Carriage by Air, official stiched reprint 17pp, HMSO 1936. Filing holes, otherwise fine. See image.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Warsaw Convention, Chapter 36, Carriage by Air, official stiched reprint 17pp, HMSO 1936. Filing holes, otherwise fine. See image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways, Karachi Airport, a letter written on red on cream headed company notepaper, signed by the Managing Manager and dated 11 July, 1933, sent on the first regular Calcutta-London service as a souvenir of its inauguration. Mild horizontal and vertical (2) folds, otherwise fine.  See image.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Imperial Airways, Karachi Airport, a letter written on red on cream headed company notepaper, signed by the Managing Manager and dated 11 July, 1933, sent on the first regular Calcutta-London service as a souvenir of its inauguration. Mild horizontal and vertical (2) folds, otherwise fine. See image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways Ltd, Airway Terminus, Victoria Station, London, a letter written on dark blue on cream headed company notepaper, signed by the Managing Manager and dated 1 July, 1933, sent on the first regular London-Calcutta service as a souvenir of its inauguration. Mild horizontal and vertical (2) folds, otherwise fine.  See image. London-Calcutta is rarely seen. Image.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Imperial Airways Ltd, Airway Terminus, Victoria Station, London, a letter written on dark blue on cream headed company notepaper, signed by the Managing Manager and dated 1 July, 1933, sent on the first regular London-Calcutta service as a souvenir of its inauguration. Mild horizontal and vertical (2) folds, otherwise fine. See image. London-Calcutta is rarely seen. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) (History of the) Air Mail Service in Great Britain, GPO Green Paper # 1, pub. November 1933, 18pp, 18x24cm, inc annual traffic tables and maps of principal air routes, a reprint of the 1933 Lecture, by Sir Fredk. Williamson, to the PO and Telegraph Society of London, Nov 20th, 1933. A scarce and  important historical document in fine cndition.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
(History of the) Air Mail Service in Great Britain, GPO Green Paper # 1, pub. November 1933, 18pp, 18x24cm, inc annual traffic tables and maps of principal air routes, a reprint of the 1933 Lecture, by Sir Fredk. Williamson, to the PO and Telegraph Society of London, Nov 20th, 1933. A scarce and important historical document in fine cndition.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Air Mail Operation, PO Green Paper # 23A, pub. May 1935, 18pp, 18x24cm, inc tables, illustrations and a useful map of Imperial and European air routes. Reprint of a lecture to the Conference of Postal Supervising Officers which describes the manner in which the air mail service runs "today" (ie 1935). An important historical document.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Air Mail Operation, PO Green Paper # 23A, pub. May 1935, 18pp, 18x24cm, inc tables, illustrations and a useful map of Imperial and European air routes. Reprint of a lecture to the Conference of Postal Supervising Officers which describes the manner in which the air mail service runs "today" (ie 1935). An important historical document.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) 'The Parachute Regiment, A Short History',  privately printed booklet February 1987, author and publisher unknown , A5, 26pp, an historical chronology covering all raids from 1941 to 1980, Parachute Battalions, Presentation of Colours 1974,  The Falklands Campaign, The Territorial Army Parachute Battalion,  and Awards of the VC and GC. Image.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
'The Parachute Regiment, A Short History', privately printed booklet February 1987, author and publisher unknown , A5, 26pp, an historical chronology covering all raids from 1941 to 1980, Parachute Battalions, Presentation of Colours 1974, The Falklands Campaign, The Territorial Army Parachute Battalion, and Awards of the VC and GC. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) GB Post Office Daily List, Wednesday, Feb 25, 1931, contains a wealth of fascinating information inc combined postage and ar fees for c60 countries outside Europe, postage rates and air/surface transit time comparisons for British East Africa Air Mail Service, letter mail routings for 70+ overseas destinations, port of dispatch and name of steamer for c100 parcel mail destinations, letter mail rates for the continent, and letter mails expected and arrived that week, 4pp, 34x22cm. Super item.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
GB Post Office Daily List, Wednesday, Feb 25, 1931, contains a wealth of fascinating information inc combined postage and ar fees for c60 countries outside Europe, postage rates and air/surface transit time comparisons for British East Africa Air Mail Service, letter mail routings for 70+ overseas destinations, port of dispatch and name of steamer for c100 parcel mail destinations, letter mail rates for the continent, and letter mails expected and arrived that week, 4pp, 34x22cm. Super item.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Empire Air Mail Scheme, Supplemental Arrangements, published by the Air Ministry and General Ost Office, covering, special arrangements for carriage of Christmas Mails over the Empire air routes
between GB and India, Australia and South Africa including extension of the flying boat service to Sydney, 4pp, pub 1937, 20x15cm.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Empire Air Mail Scheme, Supplemental Arrangements, published by the Air Ministry and General Ost Office, covering, special arrangements for carriage of Christmas Mails over the Empire air routes between GB and India, Australia and South Africa including extension of the flying boat service to Sydney, 4pp, pub 1937, 20x15cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) 'Air Mail' published by the Indian Postal Service, published Sept 1933, informing customers how to use the new airmail service and covering general airmail correspondence; parcels; services, fees and timetable for all Indian Internal Air Services; depart/arrival times for all stops on the Karachi-Madras service; surface/air transit time comparisons from Karachi for c60 destinations on the Karchi-Calcutta and Karachi-Madras routes; airmail fees, superscription and particulars of  route requirements and approximate gain times for 100+ destinations, et al. Also a two page map of routes. A mind blowing amount of information packed into 12pp, 20x14cm,

Ephemera, Documents, literature
'Air Mail' published by the Indian Postal Service, published Sept 1933, informing customers how to use the new airmail service and covering general airmail correspondence; parcels; services, fees and timetable for all Indian Internal Air Services; depart/arrival times for all stops on the Karachi-Madras service; surface/air transit time comparisons from Karachi for c60 destinations on the Karchi-Calcutta and Karachi-Madras routes; airmail fees, superscription and particulars of route requirements and approximate gain times for 100+ destinations, et al. Also a two page map of routes. A mind blowing amount of information packed into 12pp, 20x14cm,

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Airmail Cancellations of New Zealand, R.M.Startup, official reprint formThe Aero Field, illustrated, 4pp.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Airmail Cancellations of New Zealand, R.M.Startup, official reprint formThe Aero Field, illustrated, 4pp.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Air Services in New Zealand and overseas, detailing  depart and arrival times and fares for all internal services, for overseas Auckland-Sydney-London;  Auckland-Vancouver; and Auckland-San Francisco, A5, 12pp, pub May 1947.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Air Services in New Zealand and overseas, detailing depart and arrival times and fares for all internal services, for overseas Auckland-Sydney-London; Auckland-Vancouver; and Auckland-San Francisco, A5, 12pp, pub May 1947.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Air Services in New Zealand and overseas, detailing  depart and arrival times and fares for all internal services, for overseas Auckland-Sydney-London;  Auckland-Vancouver; and Auckland-San Francisco, A5, 12pp, pub November 1947.

Ephemera, Documents, literature
Air Services in New Zealand and overseas, detailing depart and arrival times and fares for all internal services, for overseas Auckland-Sydney-London; Auckland-Vancouver; and Auckland-San Francisco, A5, 12pp, pub November 1947.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) GB Pigeon Post Services, Army Book 418 Pigeon Service, unused flimsy used in connection the carriage of military messages, and the issue of War Bonds from  from various London subscription depots to a tank in Trafalgar Square. RARE, see Baldwin 52/43.

Ephemera, Great Britain Pigeon Post
GB Pigeon Post Services, Army Book 418 Pigeon Service, unused flimsy used in connection the carriage of military messages, and the issue of War Bonds from from various London subscription depots to a tank in Trafalgar Square. RARE, see Baldwin 52/43.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) A propaganda pigeon message service was operated in connection with the National Wartime Utility Exhibition in London, June 1940. Messages were flown between the Zoological Gardens in Regent's Park and the Exhibition Headquarters in Tottenham. The public were invited to send messages to friends on payment of one shilling to Red Cross Funds. On arrival of the messages in Tottenham, they were posted to the addressees in the ordinary mail.

Ephemera, Great Britain Pigeon Post
A propaganda pigeon message service was operated in connection with the National Wartime Utility Exhibition in London, June 1940. Messages were flown between the Zoological Gardens in Regent's Park and the Exhibition Headquarters in Tottenham. The public were invited to send messages to friends on payment of one shilling to Red Cross Funds. On arrival of the messages in Tottenham, they were posted to the addressees in the ordinary mail.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) A message flown by the Royal Air Force Pigeon Service May 15, 1943 during the Evesham and District Wings for Victory week. The messages written on a slip of ordinary notepaper, accompanied by a mimeograph statement. Very few such messages are believed to have survived.

Ephemera, Great Britain Pigeon Post
A message flown by the Royal Air Force Pigeon Service May 15, 1943 during the Evesham and District Wings for Victory week. The messages written on a slip of ordinary notepaper, accompanied by a mimeograph statement. Very few such messages are believed to have survived.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) A Pigeon Post service was set up at the London stamp exhibition in 1959. It operated from the Central Hall in London in cooperation with the New Zealand authorities to mark the Diamond Jubilee of the Great Barrier Reef Pigeon Post 1889. An exhibition pigeongram and a carrier envelope,

Ephemera, Great Britain Pigeon Post
A Pigeon Post service was set up at the London stamp exhibition in 1959. It operated from the Central Hall in London in cooperation with the New Zealand authorities to mark the Diamond Jubilee of the Great Barrier Reef Pigeon Post 1889. An exhibition pigeongram and a carrier envelope,

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) A Pigeon Post sponsored by 'The Racing Pigeon' was set up at the 16th convention of the Federation of Middlesex and Associated Philatelic Societies held at Wembley on the April 1966. It was organised by the London group of the British Air Mail Society pigeon grams of flour, after which they were forwarded to the addresses in a special souvenir envelopes full stop

Ephemera, Great Britain Pigeon Post
A Pigeon Post sponsored by 'The Racing Pigeon' was set up at the 16th convention of the Federation of Middlesex and Associated Philatelic Societies held at Wembley on the April 1966. It was organised by the London group of the British Air Mail Society pigeon grams of flour, after which they were forwarded to the addresses in a special souvenir envelopes full stop

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Bath Postal Museum opened on April 27th, 1979 and to commemorate the event a souvenir souvenir cover was produced. Also a Pigeongramme, flown by the museum on April 27th was fastened to the cover. A decorative insert details briefly the postal history of both together with a note on the Foundation of the Museum.

Ephemera, Great Britain Pigeon Post
The Bath Postal Museum opened on April 27th, 1979 and to commemorate the event a souvenir souvenir cover was produced. Also a Pigeongramme, flown by the museum on April 27th was fastened to the cover. A decorative insert details briefly the postal history of both together with a note on the Foundation of the Museum.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The London International Air Post Exhibition 1934, pigeongram flown on May 7th with the yellow cachet used on the first day of the exhibition. Also the cover which contained the pigeon pigeongram bearing the Apex cachet in violent violet which was used, presumably, to distinguish the cover from other Apex mail..

Ephemera, Great Britain Pigeon Post
The London International Air Post Exhibition 1934, pigeongram flown on May 7th with the yellow cachet used on the first day of the exhibition. Also the cover which contained the pigeon pigeongram bearing the Apex cachet in violent violet which was used, presumably, to distinguish the cover from other Apex mail..

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The London International Air Post Exhibition 1934, unused pigeongram flimsy.

Ephemera, Great Britain Pigeon Post
The London International Air Post Exhibition 1934, unused pigeongram flimsy.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The London International Air Post Exhibition 1934, experimental pigeon post flimsy flown on the 12th of May 1934. The Apex cachet is in blue, the correct colour for the day of the use. The message content refers to attendance at the banquet and to a sketch for which an autograph has been requested. These could well have been directly concerned with the exhibition. The message was sent to Pierre Mavrogordato and the autograph request ed was of Monsieur Bevert.

Ephemera, Great Britain Pigeon Post
The London International Air Post Exhibition 1934, experimental pigeon post flimsy flown on the 12th of May 1934. The Apex cachet is in blue, the correct colour for the day of the use. The message content refers to attendance at the banquet and to a sketch for which an autograph has been requested. These could well have been directly concerned with the exhibition. The message was sent to Pierre Mavrogordato and the autograph request ed was of Monsieur Bevert.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Dan Air's 16 scheduled routes, newspaper advt, 9x20cm,, late 1979.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Dan Air's 16 scheduled routes, newspaper advt, 9x20cm,, late 1979.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Pan Am's Clipper "Liberty Belle" sets eastward round-the-world record, original magazine cutting, Linn's Stamp News, Oct 10, 1977, circa 1000 words

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Pan Am's Clipper "Liberty Belle" sets eastward round-the-world record, original magazine cutting, Linn's Stamp News, Oct 10, 1977, circa 1000 words

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Original newspaper picture, 10x7 cm, from The Times 4/2/1935, of Imperial Airway's short lived BP P71A aloft, reg C-AC.Y.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Original newspaper picture, 10x7 cm, from The Times 4/2/1935, of Imperial Airway's short lived BP P71A aloft, reg C-AC.Y.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Original press cutting, c300 words, illus, and map, mounted on album leaf, Dec 30, 1933, source unknown, detailing crash of IAW "Apollo" at Ruysselede, Belgium, inc list of previous casualties to British owned liners.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Original press cutting, c300 words, illus, and map, mounted on album leaf, Dec 30, 1933, source unknown, detailing crash of IAW "Apollo" at Ruysselede, Belgium, inc list of previous casualties to British owned liners.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Mr Henry Farman's non stop record flight of 17 miles from Chalons to Reims in France on the 30th of October 1908, original cutting from the Weekly Dispatch April 4, 1909. Sponsored by Phosferine 'The Greatest of All Nerve Tonics'

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Mr Henry Farman's non stop record flight of 17 miles from Chalons to Reims in France on the 30th of October 1908, original cutting from the Weekly Dispatch April 4, 1909. Sponsored by Phosferine 'The Greatest of All Nerve Tonics'

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Samuel Cody's successful trial ascent at Farnborough, original newspaper cutting from the Weekly Dispatch dated January 3 1909.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Samuel Cody's successful trial ascent at Farnborough, original newspaper cutting from the Weekly Dispatch dated January 3 1909.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Mount Everest Flight Expedition 1933, a collection of 23 original reports, detailed articles, maps and pictures from The Times newspaper covering the departure of the expedition from Heston on 16 April 1933, the exploratory test and survey flights in March and detailed accounts of the first flights of 3,4 April and the second unauthorised flight on 20 April, and including reports en route from Cairo, Sicily,Tunis, Sarzana, Sirte, Baghdad, Baghdad, Bushire, Gwadar, Karachi, Allahabad, Bhagalapur, Delhi and Purnea. A rare treasure trove of original material.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
The Mount Everest Flight Expedition 1933, a collection of 23 original reports, detailed articles, maps and pictures from The Times newspaper covering the departure of the expedition from Heston on 16 April 1933, the exploratory test and survey flights in March and detailed accounts of the first flights of 3,4 April and the second unauthorised flight on 20 April, and including reports en route from Cairo, Sicily,Tunis, Sarzana, Sirte, Baghdad, Baghdad, Bushire, Gwadar, Karachi, Allahabad, Bhagalapur, Delhi and Purnea. A rare treasure trove of original material.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Italian Transatlantic Formation Flight 1933, a collection of 30 original newspaper cuttings, detailed articles, maps and pictures from The Times newspaper including the Fascist Party announcement on November 12th 1932, preparations in Londonderry and the departure of British trawlers to aid navigation in the Atlantic April/May 1933, and progress reports of  the outward flight from Londonderry, Amsterdam, Reykjavik, New Brunswick, New York, Montreal, and of the return flight from Washington, New York, Newfoundland, the Azores, Paris, Lisbon  and Rome. A wealth of hard to find original material.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
The Italian Transatlantic Formation Flight 1933, a collection of 30 original newspaper cuttings, detailed articles, maps and pictures from The Times newspaper including the Fascist Party announcement on November 12th 1932, preparations in Londonderry and the departure of British trawlers to aid navigation in the Atlantic April/May 1933, and progress reports of the outward flight from Londonderry, Amsterdam, Reykjavik, New Brunswick, New York, Montreal, and of the return flight from Washington, New York, Newfoundland, the Azores, Paris, Lisbon and Rome. A wealth of hard to find original material.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Fast French Air Service, Paris to Dakar in 20 hours, original newspaper cuttings and detailed articles, from The Times, 11 Mar 1938, c100 words.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Fast French Air Service, Paris to Dakar in 20 hours, original newspaper cuttings and detailed articles, from The Times, 11 Mar 1938, c100 words.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Mrs Amelia Earhart, a collection of original newspaper cuttings including her record flight across the United States in August 1932,  Mexico City to New York non-stop May 1935, Nepal to Senegal June 1937, and reports covering her attempted flight round the world from East to West from Paris, Khartoum, Karachi, Calcutta, Darwin, Melbourne and New York , attempts to trace her disappearance in the Pacific 6 July 1937, and her Times obituary 20 Jul 1937.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Mrs Amelia Earhart, a collection of original newspaper cuttings including her record flight across the United States in August 1932, Mexico City to New York non-stop May 1935, Nepal to Senegal June 1937, and reports covering her attempted flight round the world from East to West from Paris, Khartoum, Karachi, Calcutta, Darwin, Melbourne and New York , attempts to trace her disappearance in the Pacific 6 July 1937, and her Times obituary 20 Jul 1937.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) To Greenland by Air, Cruise of RAF Flying Boats, original cuttings of two reports from The Times newspaper on 13 & 17  September 1934 of the first flight by a Royal Air Force formation from England to Greenland. The final destination was Iceland but the planes had to turn back on reaching the Faroes due to icy conditions in arctic Waters, c 200 words.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
To Greenland by Air, Cruise of RAF Flying Boats, original cuttings of two reports from The Times newspaper on 13 & 17 September 1934 of the first flight by a Royal Air Force formation from England to Greenland. The final destination was Iceland but the planes had to turn back on reaching the Faroes due to icy conditions in arctic Waters, c 200 words.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Five RAF machines fly over a 25,550 ft Mount Rakaposhi in an hitherto  inaccessible area of the Himalayas, an original cutting from The Times newspaper correspondent in Delhi, 20 December 1932. Having flown up the Indus Valley to Kashmir the machines then gave two demonstration flights over the Hunza valley, c110 words.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Five RAF machines fly over a 25,550 ft Mount Rakaposhi in an hitherto inaccessible area of the Himalayas, an original cutting from The Times newspaper correspondent in Delhi, 20 December 1932. Having flown up the Indus Valley to Kashmir the machines then gave two demonstration flights over the Hunza valley, c110 words.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) New York Bermuda Air Service, collection of five original cuttings from The Times newspaper, successful trial of Imperial Airways flying boat Cavalier 20 February 1937; announcement of Canadian government cooperation regarding landing place at Montreal, 8th June 37 ;
opening of the US- Bermuda - two flying boats, one British and one American, left Long Island Bermuda, 13 June 37; and report of the extension of the service from once to twice a week, because it proved so popular, 23 August 37, c 450 words.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
New York Bermuda Air Service, collection of five original cuttings from The Times newspaper, successful trial of Imperial Airways flying boat Cavalier 20 February 1937; announcement of Canadian government cooperation regarding landing place at Montreal, 8th June 37 ; opening of the US- Bermuda - two flying boats, one British and one American, left Long Island Bermuda, 13 June 37; and report of the extension of the service from once to twice a week, because it proved so popular, 23 August 37, c 450 words.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Colonel and Mrs Lindbergh's tour of USA- Europe- Africa- South America- USA from August to December 1933, a collection of 30 original cuttings of reports from  the Times newspaper covering their departure from New York on June 26th, stops at Copenhagen,  Labrador and New York (July), Greenland,  West Greenland, Copenhagen, Iceland, Reykjavik, the Shetland Islands, Copenhagen and Stockholm (August), Stockholm, Sweden, Moscow, Oslo, Croydon Aerodrome London, Galway, Inverness and Paris (October), Lisbon, Valencia, Azores and Funchal (November), Bathurst Gambia,  Cape Verde, Natal, Trinidad , Puerto Rico, Miami and New York (December). approximately 1500 words. A wealth of original material.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Colonel and Mrs Lindbergh's tour of USA- Europe- Africa- South America- USA from August to December 1933, a collection of 30 original cuttings of reports from the Times newspaper covering their departure from New York on June 26th, stops at Copenhagen, Labrador and New York (July), Greenland, West Greenland, Copenhagen, Iceland, Reykjavik, the Shetland Islands, Copenhagen and Stockholm (August), Stockholm, Sweden, Moscow, Oslo, Croydon Aerodrome London, Galway, Inverness and Paris (October), Lisbon, Valencia, Azores and Funchal (November), Bathurst Gambia, Cape Verde, Natal, Trinidad , Puerto Rico, Miami and New York (December). approximately 1500 words. A wealth of original material.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BSAA, the first survey flight for the initial part of the new British South Atlantic route from London to Buenos Aires, original cutting from The Times newspaper, 31 December 1938, c300 words.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
BSAA, the first survey flight for the initial part of the new British South Atlantic route from London to Buenos Aires, original cutting from The Times newspaper, 31 December 1938, c300 words.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) H L Brooks record flight Cape Town to England in 4 days, two original cuttings from The Times newspaper, 2 May 37 from Broken Hill en route to Kisumu, and 5 May 37 on return to Heston England,  having completed the journey 6980 miles in a record time of 4 days and 20 minutes, c300 words

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
H L Brooks record flight Cape Town to England in 4 days, two original cuttings from The Times newspaper, 2 May 37 from Broken Hill en route to Kisumu, and 5 May 37 on return to Heston England, having completed the journey 6980 miles in a record time of 4 days and 20 minutes, c300 words

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Kings Cup air race 1935, a runaway win for the Miles Falcon (Gypsy 6) flown by Flight Lieutenant T. Rose, four original cuttings from the The Times newspaper including list of entries, the final field, a map of  the course, and the actual and estimated speeds of the first and last 6 participants,  2000 words.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
The Kings Cup air race 1935, a runaway win for the Miles Falcon (Gypsy 6) flown by Flight Lieutenant T. Rose, four original cuttings from the The Times newspaper including list of entries, the final field, a map of the course, and the actual and estimated speeds of the first and last 6 participants, 2000 words.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Circuit of the Oasis Air Race, 60 aeroplanes from 9 countries  assembled in Cairo on 16 December 1993 for the international air race around the Egyptian Oasis and a speed contest over the 250 mile course, six original cuttings from The Times newspaper including a list of British entries, and a map of the course, c1000 words.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
The Circuit of the Oasis Air Race, 60 aeroplanes from 9 countries assembled in Cairo on 16 December 1993 for the international air race around the Egyptian Oasis and a speed contest over the 250 mile course, six original cuttings from The Times newspaper including a list of British entries, and a map of the course, c1000 words.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Egyptian Air Club Round the Oases Air Race February 1937, 41 participants including 9 from Britain, four original cuttings from The Times newspaper including list of participants, c600 words.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
The Egyptian Air Club Round the Oases Air Race February 1937, 41 participants including 9 from Britain, four original cuttings from The Times newspaper including list of participants, c600 words.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Australia Aka Guba flying boat survey flight to determine the practicality of an air route from Australia to Europe over the Indian Ocean and via Africa rather than Asia, and then across the Atlantic to New York, five original cuttings from the Times Newspaper , 3,5,6,8 and 30 June 1939, c200 words. A flight of great historical significance.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Australia Aka Guba flying boat survey flight to determine the practicality of an air route from Australia to Europe over the Indian Ocean and via Africa rather than Asia, and then across the Atlantic to New York, five original cuttings from the Times Newspaper , 3,5,6,8 and 30 June 1939, c200 words. A flight of great historical significance.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) On July 14, 1938, Hughes completed a record around the world flight in just 91 hours (3 days, 19 hours, 17 minutes), beating the previous record set in 1933 by Wiley Post by almost four days. A large original cutting from the Daily Telegraph newspaper detailing Hughes record flight , including map of the route taken, and the flight diary, c1000 words..

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
On July 14, 1938, Hughes completed a record around the world flight in just 91 hours (3 days, 19 hours, 17 minutes), beating the previous record set in 1933 by Wiley Post by almost four days. A large original cutting from the Daily Telegraph newspaper detailing Hughes record flight , including map of the route taken, and the flight diary, c1000 words..

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Douglas Corrigan  was an American aviator  nicknamed "Wrong Way" in 1938 after completing a transcontinental flight from Long Beach, California, to New York, he then flew from Floyd Bennett Field in Brooklyn to Ireland, though his flight plan was filed to return to Long Beach. Two original newspaper cuttings, one from Dublin abd one from New York reporting the flight both dated 18 July 1938, and including a picture taken on his arrival at Dublin airport, c1000 words.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Douglas Corrigan was an American aviator nicknamed "Wrong Way" in 1938 after completing a transcontinental flight from Long Beach, California, to New York, he then flew from Floyd Bennett Field in Brooklyn to Ireland, though his flight plan was filed to return to Long Beach. Two original newspaper cuttings, one from Dublin abd one from New York reporting the flight both dated 18 July 1938, and including a picture taken on his arrival at Dublin airport, c1000 words.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Lord Sempill's attempt to fly from England to Australia in 3 1/2 days, three newspaper cuttings one from Athens and the other from Karachi, also a picture of the aeroplane in which he set out from the Hanworth Aerodrome, England on 30 July 1936. Lord Sempill was a British peer and record breaking air pioneer who was later shown to have been a traitor who passed secret information to the Imperial Japanese Military before the Second World War .c120 words

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Lord Sempill's attempt to fly from England to Australia in 3 1/2 days, three newspaper cuttings one from Athens and the other from Karachi, also a picture of the aeroplane in which he set out from the Hanworth Aerodrome, England on 30 July 1936. Lord Sempill was a British peer and record breaking air pioneer who was later shown to have been a traitor who passed secret information to the Imperial Japanese Military before the Second World War .c120 words

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) French mass flight across the Sahara, 28 French machines under the command of General Vuillemin made a flight round French Africa returning to Paris on 26th December 1933. Six original  cuttings from The Times newspaper including a picture of some of the planes, their pilots and mechanics on the ground awaiting take off, c500 words.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
French mass flight across the Sahara, 28 French machines under the command of General Vuillemin made a flight round French Africa returning to Paris on 26th December 1933. Six original cuttings from The Times newspaper including a picture of some of the planes, their pilots and mechanics on the ground awaiting take off, c500 words.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Fatal crash, Italian airman Captain L.Robbiano's attempt to set up a new record for the flight from England to Australia, a collection of eight original cuttings from the Times newspaper, detailing a successful flight as far as the Bay of Bengal where wreckage of his machine was found, c600 words. Documentation of this flight is scarce, so this collection of cuttings will makes a significant contribution to what is currently is known about this event.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Fatal crash, Italian airman Captain L.Robbiano's attempt to set up a new record for the flight from England to Australia, a collection of eight original cuttings from the Times newspaper, detailing a successful flight as far as the Bay of Bengal where wreckage of his machine was found, c600 words. Documentation of this flight is scarce, so this collection of cuttings will makes a significant contribution to what is currently is known about this event.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Pond and Sabelli, attempted eastward flight from New York to Rome, departed Long Island 15 May, 1934 and arrived in Rome on 11th June after two forced landings. Four original cuttings from The Times newspaper describing the flight , c600 words.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Pond and Sabelli, attempted eastward flight from New York to Rome, departed Long Island 15 May, 1934 and arrived in Rome on 11th June after two forced landings. Four original cuttings from The Times newspaper describing the flight , c600 words.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Pond and Sabelli attempted westward  flight from Rome to New York. After crossing the North Atlantic in an Eastward Direction the pilots attempted a return flight from Rome to New York but were forced down Newport, South Wales, UK, an original cutting from The Times newspaper 19 August 1934, c250 words.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Pond and Sabelli attempted westward flight from Rome to New York. After crossing the North Atlantic in an Eastward Direction the pilots attempted a return flight from Rome to New York but were forced down Newport, South Wales, UK, an original cutting from The Times newspaper 19 August 1934, c250 words.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Mercury and Maia composite 2400 mile flight from Southampton to Alexandria, 28 Nov 1938, original 200 word newspaper cutting with a 20x17cm picture of the composite on the water.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Mercury and Maia composite 2400 mile flight from Southampton to Alexandria, 28 Nov 1938, original 200 word newspaper cutting with a 20x17cm picture of the composite on the water.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Paris to Dakar in 20 hours, introduction of new fast air service between Paris and West Africa, original 100 word newspaper cutting dated 11 March, 1938.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Paris to Dakar in 20 hours, introduction of new fast air service between Paris and West Africa, original 100 word newspaper cutting dated 11 March, 1938.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Jean Batten, England to New Zealand in 11 days, October 1937, five original cuttings from The Times newspaper from correspondents at Lympne, Karachi, Port Darwin and Auckland covering this flight.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Jean Batten, England to New Zealand in 11 days, October 1937, five original cuttings from The Times newspaper from correspondents at Lympne, Karachi, Port Darwin and Auckland covering this flight.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Amelia Earhart Round The World flight, March to July 1937, nine original newspaper cuttings from correspondents in New York, Oakland, Paris, Khartoum, Calcutta, Singapore, Sydney and Honolulu.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Amelia Earhart Round The World flight, March to July 1937, nine original newspaper cuttings from correspondents in New York, Oakland, Paris, Khartoum, Calcutta, Singapore, Sydney and Honolulu.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Merrill and Richman, first round trip transatlantic flight, New York to London and back , September 1936, seven original newspaper cuttings from The Times correspondents New York, South Wales, Croydon and Newfoundland. Also a 13x8cm picture of the airplane Lady of Peace on the tarmac at Croydon Airport.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Merrill and Richman, first round trip transatlantic flight, New York to London and back , September 1936, seven original newspaper cuttings from The Times correspondents New York, South Wales, Croydon and Newfoundland. Also a 13x8cm picture of the airplane Lady of Peace on the tarmac at Croydon Airport.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Merill and Lambie, Anglo-American Goodwill Coronation Flight, May 1937, four original newspaper cuttings from correspondents in Newfoundland,  Southport (England), Croydon and New York.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Merill and Lambie, Anglo-American Goodwill Coronation Flight, May 1937, four original newspaper cuttings from correspondents in Newfoundland, Southport (England), Croydon and New York.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Kingsford Smith's 1931 flight, five original newspaper cuttings, Nov 22 to Dec 14, covering his flight  from Australia to England with Christmas mail,  c250 words, all mounted on one album page,

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Kingsford Smith's 1931 flight, five original newspaper cuttings, Nov 22 to Dec 14, covering his flight from Australia to England with Christmas mail, c250 words, all mounted on one album page,

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) First Air Mail from Central Africa arrival at Croydon, original newspaper cutting, undated but circa March 20, 1931, 350 words.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
First Air Mail from Central Africa arrival at Croydon, original newspaper cutting, undated but circa March 20, 1931, 350 words.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) First Christmas Mail by Air from Australia to England, front page of the Melbourne Sun, November 17, 1931 showing four memorable pictures of this flight - The Southern Sun on the ground at Essendon;  R. Boulton, relief pilot, GU Allan, pilot and LM Callaghan, wireless operator leaving the plane;  an interior view looking towards the pilot's seat; and a head and shoulders picture of Air Commodore Kingsford Smith.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
First Christmas Mail by Air from Australia to England, front page of the Melbourne Sun, November 17, 1931 showing four memorable pictures of this flight - The Southern Sun on the ground at Essendon; R. Boulton, relief pilot, GU Allan, pilot and LM Callaghan, wireless operator leaving the plane; an interior view looking towards the pilot's seat; and a head and shoulders picture of Air Commodore Kingsford Smith.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Original front page Melbourne 'The Sun' newspaper, November 18, 1931 record England to Darwin flight showing Butler in his Comper Swift flying over Melbourne, also inset head and shoulders picture of  Air Commodore Kingsford Smith welcoming Butler on his arrival from Sydney,

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Original front page Melbourne 'The Sun' newspaper, November 18, 1931 record England to Darwin flight showing Butler in his Comper Swift flying over Melbourne, also inset head and shoulders picture of Air Commodore Kingsford Smith welcoming Butler on his arrival from Sydney,

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Byrd's New Polar Expedition, Pilot Outlines Plans, original newspaper cutting, June 1,1934, c180 words.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Byrd's New Polar Expedition, Pilot Outlines Plans, original newspaper cutting, June 1,1934, c180 words.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) HF Broadbent's attempted record flight to Australia. Two cuttings from the Times, one on his departure from London dated 23/10/37 (17 column cms), the other on his turn around from Baghdad dated and 25/10 (11 column cms)..

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
HF Broadbent's attempted record flight to Australia. Two cuttings from the Times, one on his departure from London dated 23/10/37 (17 column cms), the other on his turn around from Baghdad dated and 25/10 (11 column cms)..

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Kingsford Smith's Record Trans-Australia flight, cutting from the Perth (WA) correspondent of the Times dated 9/9/1934, c90 words.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Kingsford Smith's Record Trans-Australia flight, cutting from the Perth (WA) correspondent of the Times dated 9/9/1934, c90 words.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Kingsford Smith's attempted record return flight to Australia which crashed on 7/11/1935. Two cuttings from the Delhi and Kuala Lumpur correspondents of the Times dated 7/11 and 10/11 respectively each c 100 words.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Kingsford Smith's attempted record return flight to Australia which crashed on 7/11/1935. Two cuttings from the Delhi and Kuala Lumpur correspondents of the Times dated 7/11 and 10/11 respectively each c 100 words.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Miss Jean Batten's flight to New Zealand, four cuttings from correspondents of the Times dated 6/10/36 (UK), 12/10 ((Melbourne) 16/10 (Sydney) and 16/10 (Wellington),10/11, total column length 45cm.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Miss Jean Batten's flight to New Zealand, four cuttings from correspondents of the Times dated 6/10/36 (UK), 12/10 ((Melbourne) 16/10 (Sydney) and 16/10 (Wellington),10/11, total column length 45cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Kingsford Smith, five newspaper cuttings -  New flight Sydney 11 January 1933; Tasman sea crossed for certain time, Wellington January 11th, 1933; third eastward crossing of the Tasman sea January 15th 1934; Kingswood Smith crosses India, flying on to Singapore Delhi Nov 7, 1935; and RAF searching for Kingsford Smith, flights over land and sea. Kuala Lumpur November 10th 1935. All c100 words each.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Kingsford Smith, five newspaper cuttings - New flight Sydney 11 January 1933; Tasman sea crossed for certain time, Wellington January 11th, 1933; third eastward crossing of the Tasman sea January 15th 1934; Kingswood Smith crosses India, flying on to Singapore Delhi Nov 7, 1935; and RAF searching for Kingsford Smith, flights over land and sea. Kuala Lumpur November 10th 1935. All c100 words each.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Miss Jean Batten's flight to Australia, three cuttings from correspondents of the Times dated 6/10/36 (Nicosia), 7/10 (Karachi) and 11/10 (Darwin), total column length 18cm.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Miss Jean Batten's flight to Australia, three cuttings from correspondents of the Times dated 6/10/36 (Nicosia), 7/10 (Karachi) and 11/10 (Darwin), total column length 18cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) H.F.Broadbent's record solo flight from Australia to England, April 1937, three original newspaper cuttings reporting his departure from Allahabad April 30 and from Nicosia May 2, and arrival at Lympne May 4 and daily stage distances, c450 words in total.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
H.F.Broadbent's record solo flight from Australia to England, April 1937, three original newspaper cuttings reporting his departure from Allahabad April 30 and from Nicosia May 2, and arrival at Lympne May 4 and daily stage distances, c450 words in total.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) H.J.L. Hinkler, fatal fast England-Australia flight, 1933, three original newspaper cuttings, one on Jan 9, 1933 reporting his secret departure, another on Jan 18, 1933, reporting  an unsuccessful flight from Geneva to search for his plane, and an other announcing the discovery of his body and wreckage of plane near Arrezo, Italy on April 28, 1933, c900 words total.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
H.J.L. Hinkler, fatal fast England-Australia flight, 1933, three original newspaper cuttings, one on Jan 9, 1933 reporting his secret departure, another on Jan 18, 1933, reporting an unsuccessful flight from Geneva to search for his plane, and an other announcing the discovery of his body and wreckage of plane near Arrezo, Italy on April 28, 1933, c900 words total.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) H.J.L. Hinkler, an original newspaper cutting, on  April 29, 1933 giving a detailed account of his life and achievements as a pioneering aviator, c550 words total.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
H.J.L. Hinkler, an original newspaper cutting, on April 29, 1933 giving a detailed account of his life and achievements as a pioneering aviator, c550 words total.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Captain Hans Bertram's attempted record flight from Australia to London December 1932, four original newspaper cuttings reporting his departure from Port Darwin Dec 12, 1932, his crash on a remote part of the North Australian coast Dec 13, 1932, his departure from DEI for Berlin on April 14, 1933, and his arrival in Berlin on April 17, 1933, c350 words.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Captain Hans Bertram's attempted record flight from Australia to London December 1932, four original newspaper cuttings reporting his departure from Port Darwin Dec 12, 1932, his crash on a remote part of the North Australian coast Dec 13, 1932, his departure from DEI for Berlin on April 14, 1933, and his arrival in Berlin on April 17, 1933, c350 words.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) USA, four original newspaper cuttings 1934/35 reporting four new transcontinental record flights - each breaking the record set by the previous one - Rickenbacker Nov 9, 1934,  Doolittle Jan 15, 1935,  Andrews Feb 21, 1935, and a Transcontinental Douglas aircraft May 1, 1935, c700 words total.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
USA, four original newspaper cuttings 1934/35 reporting four new transcontinental record flights - each breaking the record set by the previous one - Rickenbacker Nov 9, 1934, Doolittle Jan 15, 1935, Andrews Feb 21, 1935, and a Transcontinental Douglas aircraft May 1, 1935, c700 words total.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) James Woods attempted record flight from Australia to London, three original newspaper cuttings recording his departure from Broome July 7, 1933, his arrival in Batavia July 8, 1933, and his arrival at Singapore and Alor Star, and the termination of his attempt at Victoria Point, Burma due to bad weather July 10, 1933, c275 words total.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
James Woods attempted record flight from Australia to London, three original newspaper cuttings recording his departure from Broome July 7, 1933, his arrival in Batavia July 8, 1933, and his arrival at Singapore and Alor Star, and the termination of his attempt at Victoria Point, Burma due to bad weather July 10, 1933, c275 words total.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Kingsford Smith's Pacific flight. Four original newspaper cuttings, one announcing his intention to fly the Pacific Oct 5, 1934, another reporting his departure from Brisbane Oct 21, 1934, another announcing his arrival at Suva and his onward flight to Honolulu Oct 22, 1934, and finally his arrival at Oakland, CA and including a small map of the route, Nov 3, 1934, c650 words total.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Kingsford Smith's Pacific flight. Four original newspaper cuttings, one announcing his intention to fly the Pacific Oct 5, 1934, another reporting his departure from Brisbane Oct 21, 1934, another announcing his arrival at Suva and his onward flight to Honolulu Oct 22, 1934, and finally his arrival at Oakland, CA and including a small map of the route, Nov 3, 1934, c650 words total.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Kingsford-Smith's Tasman Sea flight, 1935, three original newspaper cuttings reporting departure from Richmond, NSW in Southern Cross and, later that day, loss of airscrew, May 15, 1935, then return to Sydney also later that day in crippled plane, and then the refusal of PO Dept to allow him to fly the mail back to New Zealand in Faith in Australia, c700 words total.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Kingsford-Smith's Tasman Sea flight, 1935, three original newspaper cuttings reporting departure from Richmond, NSW in Southern Cross and, later that day, loss of airscrew, May 15, 1935, then return to Sydney also later that day in crippled plane, and then the refusal of PO Dept to allow him to fly the mail back to New Zealand in Faith in Australia, c700 words total.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Jean Batten's attempted Australia-England record flight, 1937, four original newspaper cuttings reporting departure from Darwin Oct 17, her arrival at Alor Star from Batavia and onward flight to Rangoon Oct 20, arrival at Allahabad Oct 21, and the arrival near Damascus and then delay of  fight at Nicosia Oct 23, c500 words total.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Jean Batten's attempted Australia-England record flight, 1937, four original newspaper cuttings reporting departure from Darwin Oct 17, her arrival at Alor Star from Batavia and onward flight to Rangoon Oct 20, arrival at Allahabad Oct 21, and the arrival near Damascus and then delay of fight at Nicosia Oct 23, c500 words total.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Jean Batten's flight to South America 1935, three original newspaper cuttings reporting departure from Lympne and arrival n Casablanca Nov 12, departure from Casablanca and arrival in Dakar Nov 12, and arrial in Port Natal, Brazil Nov 13, c 300 words total.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Jean Batten's flight to South America 1935, three original newspaper cuttings reporting departure from Lympne and arrival n Casablanca Nov 12, departure from Casablanca and arrival in Dakar Nov 12, and arrial in Port Natal, Brazil Nov 13, c 300 words total.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Kingsford-Smith's record flight from England to Australia 1933, original newspaper cutting reporting his arrival at Wyndham, Western Australia, also a small map of his route,a statistical comparison with CW Scott's record flight in 1932, c750 words total.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Kingsford-Smith's record flight from England to Australia 1933, original newspaper cutting reporting his arrival at Wyndham, Western Australia, also a small map of his route,a statistical comparison with CW Scott's record flight in 1932, c750 words total.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Miss Jean Battens England to Australia flight in a Gypsy Moth, nine original newspaper cuttings from London, Athens, Karachi (3), Singapore, Batavia and Darwin (2) giving detailed coverage of her journey over the period April 10, 1933 to May 24, 1933, also small map of route, c1400 words total.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Miss Jean Battens England to Australia flight in a Gypsy Moth, nine original newspaper cuttings from London, Athens, Karachi (3), Singapore, Batavia and Darwin (2) giving detailed coverage of her journey over the period April 10, 1933 to May 24, 1933, also small map of route, c1400 words total.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Miss Jean Battens, an original newspaper cutting reporting her return flight to England from Australia flight 1935, and her safe arrival at Croydon on April 30, 1935, c300 words.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Miss Jean Battens, an original newspaper cutting reporting her return flight to England from Australia flight 1935, and her safe arrival at Croydon on April 30, 1935, c300 words.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Amelia Earhart, original newspaper cutting, 12 column inches, from the Daily Express Harbour Grace Newfoundland, Friday May 20th which includes a head and shoulders picture. Also a three page folio manuscript  (c800 words) detailing the flight and including a black and white picture of Miss Earhart landing at Londonderry, Northern Ireland on the 21st of May 1932.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Amelia Earhart, original newspaper cutting, 12 column inches, from the Daily Express Harbour Grace Newfoundland, Friday May 20th which includes a head and shoulders picture. Also a three page folio manuscript (c800 words) detailing the flight and including a black and white picture of Miss Earhart landing at Londonderry, Northern Ireland on the 21st of May 1932.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Kiingsford Smith, 12 original newspaper cuttings covering his record breaking flight from England to Australia, October 1933, including cuttings from take off at Folkestone Oct 3, arrival in Baghdad Oct 6, Akyab Oct 9, Malaya Oct 10, Java ct 10, Sydney Oct 12 and in Melbourne Oct 16th. All cuttings between c50 and c100 words.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Kiingsford Smith, 12 original newspaper cuttings covering his record breaking flight from England to Australia, October 1933, including cuttings from take off at Folkestone Oct 3, arrival in Baghdad Oct 6, Akyab Oct 9, Malaya Oct 10, Java ct 10, Sydney Oct 12 and in Melbourne Oct 16th. All cuttings between c50 and c100 words.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Amelia Earhart,  a three page folio manuscript  (c800 words) detailing her 1932 solo trans Atlantic flight and including a black and white picture of Miss Earhart landing at Londonderry, Northern Ireland on the 21st of May 1932.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Amelia Earhart, a three page folio manuscript (c800 words) detailing her 1932 solo trans Atlantic flight and including a black and white picture of Miss Earhart landing at Londonderry, Northern Ireland on the 21st of May 1932.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Ulm's intended flight to USA abandoned due to an accident on Portmamock beach, Ireland,  original 200 word Times newspaper cutting dated 28 Jul 1933.. Also a next day 16x6cm  picture of the aeroplane after the accident ..

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Ulm's intended flight to USA abandoned due to an accident on Portmamock beach, Ireland, original 200 word Times newspaper cutting dated 28 Jul 1933.. Also a next day 16x6cm picture of the aeroplane after the accident ..

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Ulm killed when plane crashes in Pacific Ocean near Hawaii, on return flight from US to Australia. Original 120 word newspaper cutting from New York and Honolulu Correspondents dated 5 Dec 1934.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Ulm killed when plane crashes in Pacific Ocean near Hawaii, on return flight from US to Australia. Original 120 word newspaper cutting from New York and Honolulu Correspondents dated 5 Dec 1934.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Ulm's second flight from England to Australia (Oct 1933) in 'Faith in Australia', eight original newspaper cuttings from places along the route, London Oct 13  (2), Athens Oct 13, Karachi Oct 15th, Calcutta Oct 16 and 17, Singapore Oct 18, and Sydney Oct 20.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Ulm's second flight from England to Australia (Oct 1933) in 'Faith in Australia', eight original newspaper cuttings from places along the route, London Oct 13 (2), Athens Oct 13, Karachi Oct 15th, Calcutta Oct 16 and 17, Singapore Oct 18, and Sydney Oct 20.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Five flying boats of RAF 204 Squadron 25000 mile formation flight from England to Australia (Dec 1937), four newspaper cuttings from Plymouth (2), Malta Dec 3, and Launceston Feb 18, 1938. Also a picture of two of the Flying Boats (11x6cm) taking off.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Five flying boats of RAF 204 Squadron 25000 mile formation flight from England to Australia (Dec 1937), four newspaper cuttings from Plymouth (2), Malta Dec 3, and Launceston Feb 18, 1938. Also a picture of two of the Flying Boats (11x6cm) taking off.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Original newspaper picture, 17x23cm, with text, showing the new forty-seater Handley Page air liner Hannibal G-AAGX, on the tarmac undergoing its first trials at Radlett Aerodrome, near London. A Gypsy Moth is shown alongside for comparison.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Original newspaper picture, 17x23cm, with text, showing the new forty-seater Handley Page air liner Hannibal G-AAGX, on the tarmac undergoing its first trials at Radlett Aerodrome, near London. A Gypsy Moth is shown alongside for comparison.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The first Qantas  flight fro Sydney to London, an original 600 word newspaper article, 23x40cm,  published December 6, 1997, recalling the first flight of this service which took place 50 years ago to the week. Also B&W picture of the Constellation's take off over Sydney bridge, and a colour picture of the passenger lounge on the original flight.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
The first Qantas flight fro Sydney to London, an original 600 word newspaper article, 23x40cm, published December 6, 1997, recalling the first flight of this service which took place 50 years ago to the week. Also B&W picture of the Constellation's take off over Sydney bridge, and a colour picture of the passenger lounge on the original flight.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Mrs Harry Bonney, original 2000 word article from the Sunday Mail Color Magazine, 1973, about the exploits of Mrs Bonney, including a picture of her ready for take off in her VH-UPV a De Havilland DH-60G Gipsy Moth named "My Little Ship", and checking maps at Archerfield Aerodrome before her 1937 flight to South Africa. There is even toning all over. In the centre of the lower half there is a narrow vertical strip of deeper toning. The lot also contains a photocopy of details taken from the log book of Mrs Bonney's Australia-South Africa Flight 1937 listing the places of arrival and departure, and flight times, for each of the 60, or so legs of this flight.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Mrs Harry Bonney, original 2000 word article from the Sunday Mail Color Magazine, 1973, about the exploits of Mrs Bonney, including a picture of her ready for take off in her VH-UPV a De Havilland DH-60G Gipsy Moth named "My Little Ship", and checking maps at Archerfield Aerodrome before her 1937 flight to South Africa. There is even toning all over. In the centre of the lower half there is a narrow vertical strip of deeper toning. The lot also contains a photocopy of details taken from the log book of Mrs Bonney's Australia-South Africa Flight 1937 listing the places of arrival and departure, and flight times, for each of the 60, or so legs of this flight.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera)

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings

Perceived Value

Zephemera, Newspaper cuttings
Emergency flight to Shetland and back, original c800 word article from The Orkney Herald newspaper dated February 3, 1937 inc sections on 'Car Headlamps Enable Pilot to Land, 'Pilot's Story', and 'Landing Field Liable to Flood'.

Perceived Value

Zephemera, Newspaper cuttings
North Ronaldshay's First Air Mail, original 60 word article from The Orkney Herald newspaper dated Wednesday, December 21, 1938.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) WWII, US Army PO opens in London for exclusive use of American forces in England, includes picture of US Army personnel opening their mail, original newspaper cutting, 4x4".

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
WWII, US Army PO opens in London for exclusive use of American forces in England, includes picture of US Army personnel opening their mail, original newspaper cutting, 4x4".

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) PANAGRA, original newspaper cutting, May 1952, showing photo (140x140mm) and 36 word of text, of the Fiesta Lounge aboard the 'Interamericano'  19 hour service from Miami to Buenos Aires.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
PANAGRA, original newspaper cutting, May 1952, showing photo (140x140mm) and 36 word of text, of the Fiesta Lounge aboard the 'Interamericano' 19 hour service from Miami to Buenos Aires.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) WWII official GPO notice re availability of Airgraph service to British Forces in North Africa and HM Ships in that area, and air letter (not airgraph) service to West African Force and HM Ships in that area, original newspaper cutting, 4x4". Precursors of the Airgraph service were the cessation of flights across Europe to Cairo and the Middle East after the fall off France in 1940, and the entry of Italy into the war and, with the onset of the 'Blitz' in late 1940 and early 1941, the need to expedite the carriage of mail to boost the morale of troops serving in ME and India.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
WWII official GPO notice re availability of Airgraph service to British Forces in North Africa and HM Ships in that area, and air letter (not airgraph) service to West African Force and HM Ships in that area, original newspaper cutting, 4x4". Precursors of the Airgraph service were the cessation of flights across Europe to Cairo and the Middle East after the fall off France in 1940, and the entry of Italy into the war and, with the onset of the 'Blitz' in late 1940 and early 1941, the need to expedite the carriage of mail to boost the morale of troops serving in ME and India.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) First nonstop trans-Atlantic flight by a single engined jet fighter, from RAF Manston in the United Kingdom to Maine in the United States, 1950, original 600 word press cutting.

Ephemera, Newspaper cuttings
First nonstop trans-Atlantic flight by a single engined jet fighter, from RAF Manston in the United Kingdom to Maine in the United States, 1950, original 600 word press cutting.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British United Air Ferries blank specimen passenger and vehicle ticket (First issue), complete all coupons, 1960

Ephemera, Other collateral items
British United Air Ferries blank specimen passenger and vehicle ticket (First issue), complete all coupons, 1960

Perceived Value

(Zephemera) Test letter (no envelope), received in Egypt 9/1/1931, bears cachet "Imperial Airways Limited Heliopolis" tying singature of W.S. Branker. Air Vice Marshall Sir William Sefton Brancker KCB AFC  was a pioneer in British civil and military aviation. In 1922 he was made Director of Civil Aviation, and worked assiduously to develop British civilian air services connecting London to British colonies and dominions overseas. He was killed when the R101 airship crashed in France on 5 October 1930, during its maiden voyage to India. A rare aerophilatelic item in fine condition.

Zephemera, Other collateral items
Test letter (no envelope), received in Egypt 9/1/1931, bears cachet "Imperial Airways Limited Heliopolis" tying singature of W.S. Branker. Air Vice Marshall Sir William Sefton Brancker KCB AFC was a pioneer in British civil and military aviation. In 1922 he was made Director of Civil Aviation, and worked assiduously to develop British civilian air services connecting London to British colonies and dominions overseas. He was killed when the R101 airship crashed in France on 5 October 1930, during its maiden voyage to India. A rare aerophilatelic item in fine condition.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Great Britain 1923, De La Rue 1d magenta essay for British air stamp, 1d 'Hermes' airmail stamp, block of four imperforate (reprint).

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Great Britain 1923, De La Rue 1d magenta essay for British air stamp, 1d 'Hermes' airmail stamp, block of four imperforate (reprint).

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Condor Syndicato, German internal (likely unflown) cover, with cachet celebrating the 250th crossing of the South Atlantic, posted Duisburg, 27/6/1937, tying German 3pf stamp, see scan.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Condor Syndicato, German internal (likely unflown) cover, with cachet celebrating the 250th crossing of the South Atlantic, posted Duisburg, 27/6/1937, tying German 3pf stamp, see scan.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Condor Syndicato, German internal (likely unflown) cover, with cachet celebrating the 250th crossing of the South Atlantic, posted Frankfurt, 17/6/1937, tying German 3pf stamp, see scan.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Condor Syndicato, German internal (likely unflown) cover, with cachet celebrating the 250th crossing of the South Atlantic, posted Frankfurt, 17/6/1937, tying German 3pf stamp, see scan.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Condor Syndicato, German internal (likely unflown) cover, with cachet celebrating the 250th crossing of the South Atlantic, posted Breslau, 9/6/1937, tying German 3pf stamp, see scan.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Condor Syndicato, German internal (likely unflown) cover, with cachet celebrating the 250th crossing of the South Atlantic, posted Breslau, 9/6/1937, tying German 3pf stamp, see scan.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Great Britain, De La Rue 1d magenta essay 1d 'Hermes' airmail stamp, block of four imperforate (reprint).

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Great Britain, De La Rue 1d magenta essay 1d 'Hermes' airmail stamp, block of four imperforate (reprint).

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) UK 1911 Coronation and Aerial Post, black/scarlet, Hendon invitation card number 496, unused 185x120mm. Central vertical crease, barely visble from front, otherwise fine.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
UK 1911 Coronation and Aerial Post, black/scarlet, Hendon invitation card number 496, unused 185x120mm. Central vertical crease, barely visble from front, otherwise fine.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Two stamps printed for Zucker's experimental rocket flights between Scarp and Harris, in Hebrides, 28th July 1928, 2/6 green and 5/- red, both lightly mounted mint,

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Two stamps printed for Zucker's experimental rocket flights between Scarp and Harris, in Hebrides, 28th July 1928, 2/6 green and 5/- red, both lightly mounted mint,

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British Colombia Airways Ltd,5c stamp issued 3/8/1929, blue on white, unmounted mint.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
British Colombia Airways Ltd,5c stamp issued 3/8/1929, blue on white, unmounted mint.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Bimotor monoplane in red/white and blue livery, reg C-AGCC, on tarmac with passangers waiting to embark, a beautiful illustration from Pirelli calendar, circa late 1920's.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Bimotor monoplane in red/white and blue livery, reg C-AGCC, on tarmac with passangers waiting to embark, a beautiful illustration from Pirelli calendar, circa late 1920's.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways blotter, 13x9cm, verso B&W picture (not photo) of G-ABPI  Armstrong Whitworth A.W.15 Atalanta. Uncommon item.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Imperial Airways blotter, 13x9cm, verso B&W picture (not photo) of G-ABPI Armstrong Whitworth A.W.15 Atalanta. Uncommon item.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) PANAGRA, a quality printed copy of the advertisement announcing the inauguration of the Argentina-USA airmail service which appeared in the Buenos Aires newspaper "La Prensa" on October 10, 1929. In Spanish.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
PANAGRA, a quality printed copy of the advertisement announcing the inauguration of the Argentina-USA airmail service which appeared in the Buenos Aires newspaper "La Prensa" on October 10, 1929. In Spanish.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) PANAGRA, original elaborate certificate with gold scroll issued to passenger to confirm crossing the Equator on Panagra flight from Buenos Aires to Miami 0n 28 August, 1941, 240x320mm.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
PANAGRA, original elaborate certificate with gold scroll issued to passenger to confirm crossing the Equator on Panagra flight from Buenos Aires to Miami 0n 28 August, 1941, 240x320mm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) PANAGRA, original elaborate certificate with gold scroll issued to passenger to confirm crossing the Equator on Panagra flight from Guayaquil to Panama on 27 November, 1952, 220x290mm.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
PANAGRA, original elaborate certificate with gold scroll issued to passenger to confirm crossing the Equator on Panagra flight from Guayaquil to Panama on 27 November, 1952, 220x290mm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Pan American Airways Inc, black/buff Reservation Card, 230x115mm, for flight on 12 passenger seat trimotor plane, c 1930.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Pan American Airways Inc, black/buff Reservation Card, 230x115mm, for flight on 12 passenger seat trimotor plane, c 1930.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Mildenhall/Bury St. Edmunds 20/10/1934 postmark on 2x KGV 1/2d, unflown cover from Mildenhall to Cardiff.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Mildenhall/Bury St. Edmunds 20/10/1934 postmark on 2x KGV 1/2d, unflown cover from Mildenhall to Cardiff.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Railway Air Services Ltd, duplicate (unused) single page of passenger ticket (ref C0011) for outward and return journey, valid for three months, with spaces for completion of information on air carrier, if additional to RAS, fare, passenger's name, flight origin and destination, date, etc., green/cream, 1pp, 20x12cm.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Railway Air Services Ltd, duplicate (unused) single page of passenger ticket (ref C0011) for outward and return journey, valid for three months, with spaces for completion of information on air carrier, if additional to RAS, fare, passenger's name, flight origin and destination, date, etc., green/cream, 1pp, 20x12cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Portsmouth, Southsea & Isle of Wight Aviation Ltd, retained portion of outward and return day return 7/6d ticket between Portsmouth Airport and Ryde Airport, with Conditions of Issue on inner two pages, green/black, 4pp, 11x12cm. Company formed in 1932, first mail carried 1934.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Portsmouth, Southsea & Isle of Wight Aviation Ltd, retained portion of outward and return day return 7/6d ticket between Portsmouth Airport and Ryde Airport, with Conditions of Issue on inner two pages, green/black, 4pp, 11x12cm. Company formed in 1932, first mail carried 1934.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) One Penny Lundy airmail opt. on GB stamp with GV and inverted biplane insets, and Bradbury Wilkinson & Co text, signed and dated Apr 28, 1928 ( but produced much later) by Gerald King. A little gem, of superb quality, from King's collection of bogus Lundy stamps and covers. King was the Co-editor of The New Puffin Journal, published by the Lundy Collectors Club.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
One Penny Lundy airmail opt. on GB stamp with GV and inverted biplane insets, and Bradbury Wilkinson & Co text, signed and dated Apr 28, 1928 ( but produced much later) by Gerald King. A little gem, of superb quality, from King's collection of bogus Lundy stamps and covers. King was the Co-editor of The New Puffin Journal, published by the Lundy Collectors Club.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Unused blue/black GB PO International mail bag tag for accelerated surface post from London Foreign Section to Nairobi, sections for Date of Despatch, Airport of Transhipment, and Airport Destination NBO.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Unused blue/black GB PO International mail bag tag for accelerated surface post from London Foreign Section to Nairobi, sections for Date of Despatch, Airport of Transhipment, and Airport Destination NBO.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Unused blue/black GB PO International mail bag tag for accelerated surface post from London Foreign Section to Dar es Salaam FWD, sections for Date of Despatch, Airport of Transhipment, and Airport Destination DAR.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Unused blue/black GB PO International mail bag tag for accelerated surface post from London Foreign Section to Dar es Salaam FWD, sections for Date of Despatch, Airport of Transhipment, and Airport Destination DAR.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Unused blue/black GB PO International mail bag tag for accelerated surface post from London Foreign Section to Bombay City, sections for Date of Despatch, Airport of Transhipment, and Airport Destination BOM. Date unknown.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Unused blue/black GB PO International mail bag tag for accelerated surface post from London Foreign Section to Bombay City, sections for Date of Despatch, Airport of Transhipment, and Airport Destination BOM. Date unknown.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Unused GB PO International mail bag tag for accelerated surface post from London Foreign Section to Addis Ababa, sections for Date of Despatch, Airport of Transhipment, and Airport Destination ADD. Date unknown.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Unused GB PO International mail bag tag for accelerated surface post from London Foreign Section to Addis Ababa, sections for Date of Despatch, Airport of Transhipment, and Airport Destination ADD. Date unknown.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Unused GB PO International mail bag tag for accelerated surface post from London Foreign Section to Calcutta FWD, sections for Date of Despatch, Airport of Transhipment, and Airport Destination CCU. Date unknown.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Unused GB PO International mail bag tag for accelerated surface post from London Foreign Section to Calcutta FWD, sections for Date of Despatch, Airport of Transhipment, and Airport Destination CCU. Date unknown.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Unused GB PO International mail bag tag for accelerated surface post from London Foreign Section to Delhi FWD, sections for Date of Despatch, Airport of Transhipment, and Airport Destination DEL. Date unknown.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Unused GB PO International mail bag tag for accelerated surface post from London Foreign Section to Delhi FWD, sections for Date of Despatch, Airport of Transhipment, and Airport Destination DEL. Date unknown.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Unused GB PO International mail bag tag for surface air lifted post from London Heathrow to Mumbai Forward (India), sections for Date of Despatch, Flight No, Airport of Transhipment, and Offloading Airport BOF. Date unknown.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Unused GB PO International mail bag tag for surface air lifted post from London Heathrow to Mumbai Forward (India), sections for Date of Despatch, Flight No, Airport of Transhipment, and Offloading Airport BOF. Date unknown.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Unused GB PO International mail bag tag for surface air lifted post from London Heathrow to Addis Ababa, sections for Date of Despatch, Flight No, Airport of Transhipment, and Offloading Airport ADO, also bears purple/white "Acelerated Surface Post" label. Date unknown.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Unused GB PO International mail bag tag for surface air lifted post from London Heathrow to Addis Ababa, sections for Date of Despatch, Flight No, Airport of Transhipment, and Offloading Airport ADO, also bears purple/white "Acelerated Surface Post" label. Date unknown.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Polynesian Airlines, semi official airmail perforated miniature sheet of 4, experimental airmail Raratonga-Penhryn-Tahiti-Raratonga, unmounted mint.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Polynesian Airlines, semi official airmail perforated miniature sheet of 4, experimental airmail Raratonga-Penhryn-Tahiti-Raratonga, unmounted mint.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) New York, Rio, and Buenos Aires Line, NYRBA, an original 22x10cm red/cream ink English language souvenir blotter showing a NYRBA 'Commodore' 16 flying boat 'Rio de Janero' in flight, together with "For Speed-Comfort-Safety/Tavel by Nyrbaline/Use Nyrbaline Airmail and Express Facilities" text and the company New York, Rio and Buenos Aires addresses. The  'Rio de Janero' was involved in the fiirst of three crashes along NYRBA's inaugural route. Illustrated p xiv "NYRBA's Triple Crash and Outlaw Flight Covers and Its Postal Marking", Grigore J.Jnr.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
New York, Rio, and Buenos Aires Line, NYRBA, an original 22x10cm red/cream ink English language souvenir blotter showing a NYRBA 'Commodore' 16 flying boat 'Rio de Janero' in flight, together with "For Speed-Comfort-Safety/Tavel by Nyrbaline/Use Nyrbaline Airmail and Express Facilities" text and the company New York, Rio and Buenos Aires addresses. The 'Rio de Janero' was involved in the fiirst of three crashes along NYRBA's inaugural route. Illustrated p xiv "NYRBA's Triple Crash and Outlaw Flight Covers and Its Postal Marking", Grigore J.Jnr.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) New York, Rio, and Buenos Aires Line, B&W pictures, c10x6cm (not photos), of  NYRBA commodore flying boats 'Havana' aloft and 'Buenos Aires' afloat, and a decorated interior cabin.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
New York, Rio, and Buenos Aires Line, B&W pictures, c10x6cm (not photos), of NYRBA commodore flying boats 'Havana' aloft and 'Buenos Aires' afloat, and a decorated interior cabin.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) SAS headed notepaper, company headquarters, Santiago, Chile, dated 16/2/51, sent on the occasion of the F/F DC6 Chile-Europe,  containing the brief message "Med basta halsingar, fran, Stig Wibom", very fine.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
SAS headed notepaper, company headquarters, Santiago, Chile, dated 16/2/51, sent on the occasion of the F/F DC6 Chile-Europe, containing the brief message "Med basta halsingar, fran, Stig Wibom", very fine.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Eddie Rickenbacker signed airmail envelope, not postally used, and also bearing uncancelled 1995 60c Eddie Rickenbacker commemorative stamp.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Eddie Rickenbacker signed airmail envelope, not postally used, and also bearing uncancelled 1995 60c Eddie Rickenbacker commemorative stamp.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) World's First Hovercoach, ticket opt 'Specimen', Rhyl to Wallasey, 9x22cm.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
World's First Hovercoach, ticket opt 'Specimen', Rhyl to Wallasey, 9x22cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) World's First Hovercoach, Wallasey PS unused souvenir cover, franked 3d cancelled framed "10th anniversary Year - World's/First Hovercraft Service/28th October 1972/Wallasey Cheshire", with picture of Hovercraft V.A-3 inside.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
World's First Hovercoach, Wallasey PS unused souvenir cover, franked 3d cancelled framed "10th anniversary Year - World's/First Hovercraft Service/28th October 1972/Wallasey Cheshire", with picture of Hovercraft V.A-3 inside.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Indian National Airways, most attractive blue/black/cream bevelled corners 'With Compliments' card, 8x10cm, with blue/white 'Wings and Star' INAW logo. An uncommon collateral item in pristine condition.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Indian National Airways, most attractive blue/black/cream bevelled corners 'With Compliments' card, 8x10cm, with blue/white 'Wings and Star' INAW logo. An uncommon collateral item in pristine condition.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways/Qantas Empire Airways first regular through service from England to Australia, Karachi to Brisbane, unused red/white/blue 'Kangaroo' souvenir cover.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Imperial Airways/Qantas Empire Airways first regular through service from England to Australia, Karachi to Brisbane, unused red/white/blue 'Kangaroo' souvenir cover.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) New York, Rio, and Buenos Aires Line, NYRBA, an original 22x10cm red/cream ink English language souvenir blotter showing a NYRBA 'Commodore' 16 flying boat 'Rio de Janero' in flight, together with "For Speed-Comfort-Safety/Tavel by Nyrbaline/Use Nyrbaline Airmail and Express Facilities" text and the company New York, Rio and Buenos Aires addresses. The  'Rio de Janero' was involved in the fiirst of three crashes along NYRBA's inaugural route. Illustrated p xiv "NYRBA's Triple Crash and Outlaw Flight Covers and Its Postal Marking", Grigore J.Jnr.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
New York, Rio, and Buenos Aires Line, NYRBA, an original 22x10cm red/cream ink English language souvenir blotter showing a NYRBA 'Commodore' 16 flying boat 'Rio de Janero' in flight, together with "For Speed-Comfort-Safety/Tavel by Nyrbaline/Use Nyrbaline Airmail and Express Facilities" text and the company New York, Rio and Buenos Aires addresses. The 'Rio de Janero' was involved in the fiirst of three crashes along NYRBA's inaugural route. Illustrated p xiv "NYRBA's Triple Crash and Outlaw Flight Covers and Its Postal Marking", Grigore J.Jnr.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways, 1931 complete booklet, containing three vertical strips of 4 blue/white etiquettes, advertising travel to 'Paris & All Parts of the Continent', Mair GBR-B-1. Fine and scarce.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Imperial Airways, 1931 complete booklet, containing three vertical strips of 4 blue/white etiquettes, advertising travel to 'Paris & All Parts of the Continent', Mair GBR-B-1. Fine and scarce.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Middle East Forces Cristmas Card 1943, red/cream card "Greetings from His Majesty's Middle East Forces/ Christmas 1943", sent in window envelope postmarked Field  POst Office/S6 ***, ms 'On Active Service', vilet 'Passed by Censor/No 4170'. The British Middle East Command, which controlled Allied forces in both Southwest Asia and eastern North Africa. From 1943, most of the action and forces concerned were in the adjoining Mediterranean Theatre.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Middle East Forces Cristmas Card 1943, red/cream card "Greetings from His Majesty's Middle East Forces/ Christmas 1943", sent in window envelope postmarked Field POst Office/S6 ***, ms 'On Active Service', vilet 'Passed by Censor/No 4170'. The British Middle East Command, which controlled Allied forces in both Southwest Asia and eastern North Africa. From 1943, most of the action and forces concerned were in the adjoining Mediterranean Theatre.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Justice for Hungary Flight, 1931, souvenir PPC bearing B&W photos and original signatures of each of the pilots - George Endresz and Alexander Wilczek. Scarce item.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Justice for Hungary Flight, 1931, souvenir PPC bearing B&W photos and original signatures of each of the pilots - George Endresz and Alexander Wilczek. Scarce item.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Souvenir Pigeongram from the London International Air Post Exhibition, flown dated 7-May-1934.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Souvenir Pigeongram from the London International Air Post Exhibition, flown dated 7-May-1934.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) 1932 Australian National Airways, All-Australian Air Mail "Xmas Greetings/by First All-Australian/Air Mail" green/pale green/red souvenir envelope, unused.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
1932 Australian National Airways, All-Australian Air Mail "Xmas Greetings/by First All-Australian/Air Mail" green/pale green/red souvenir envelope, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British Airways, unused blue/cream souvenir envelope commemorating the "First Flight of Unsurcharged Mail" from London to Lisbon. An uncommon item in fine condition.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
British Airways, unused blue/cream souvenir envelope commemorating the "First Flight of Unsurcharged Mail" from London to Lisbon. An uncommon item in fine condition.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Uruguay, rare early airmail enveope, gerey/pale blue/blue, with "Republica O. del Uruguay - Correo Aereo" text and engraving of airship and flying boat, unused.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Uruguay, rare early airmail enveope, gerey/pale blue/blue, with "Republica O. del Uruguay - Correo Aereo" text and engraving of airship and flying boat, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Signature of Captain A. S. Wilcockson on card 11x7cm, also "Caledonia, Southampton-new York, July 1937" in the same hand. July 15, 1937 the Imperial Airways' Caledonia, a Short Empire Class flying boat, under the command of  Captain A. S. Wilcockson left Foynes for Botwood.  It landed July 6, 1937 at 7:36am.  This marked the beginning of transatlantic commercial flights.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Signature of Captain A. S. Wilcockson on card 11x7cm, also "Caledonia, Southampton-new York, July 1937" in the same hand. July 15, 1937 the Imperial Airways' Caledonia, a Short Empire Class flying boat, under the command of Captain A. S. Wilcockson left Foynes for Botwood. It landed July 6, 1937 at 7:36am. This marked the beginning of transatlantic commercial flights.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Railway Air Services Mail List, black/green, 12x18cm, recording the carriage, by aircraft G-ACPL, of three bags weighing 3lbs 6ozs from Glasgow-London at 9.00am on 10/10/34. An uncommon RAS collateral item.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Railway Air Services Mail List, black/green, 12x18cm, recording the carriage, by aircraft G-ACPL, of three bags weighing 3lbs 6ozs from Glasgow-London at 9.00am on 10/10/34. An uncommon RAS collateral item.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Special postmark honouring the aviator Kohl tying four German stamps on PC (likely unflown) from Germany to England. On April 12, 1928 Kohl, Hunefeld and Fitzmaurice, left Baldonnel in the Bremen and crossed the Atlantic Ocean, landing at Greenly Island on the south coast of Labrador, Canada. Even though they missed their intended destination, New York, they were the first to cross the Atlantic from Europe to America. Also an explanatory magazine cutting in German.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Special postmark honouring the aviator Kohl tying four German stamps on PC (likely unflown) from Germany to England. On April 12, 1928 Kohl, Hunefeld and Fitzmaurice, left Baldonnel in the Bremen and crossed the Atlantic Ocean, landing at Greenly Island on the south coast of Labrador, Canada. Even though they missed their intended destination, New York, they were the first to cross the Atlantic from Europe to America. Also an explanatory magazine cutting in German.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways London-Paris flight and Baggage Check ticket, 14/8/1939, 5pp, 21x10cm, purchased from the Imperial Airways West End office. One of the last issued Issued by IAW on its own as its services began operating with BOAC when war was declared on 3 September 1939. Scarce item.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Imperial Airways London-Paris flight and Baggage Check ticket, 14/8/1939, 5pp, 21x10cm, purchased from the Imperial Airways West End office. One of the last issued Issued by IAW on its own as its services began operating with BOAC when war was declared on 3 September 1939. Scarce item.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Hindenburg, printed publicity card to commemorate the occasion of the First North American Flight, 18x12cm. Scarce.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Hindenburg, printed publicity card to commemorate the occasion of the First North American Flight, 18x12cm. Scarce.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Album of 50 cigarette cards of International Air Liners, published 1930's, by John Player, inc IAW 5, Sabena 3, DLH 6, KLM 4, Swissair 4, Pan Am 2, Qantas 2, etc, with detailed text by each. Album covers a trifle grubby, otherwise fine.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Album of 50 cigarette cards of International Air Liners, published 1930's, by John Player, inc IAW 5, Sabena 3, DLH 6, KLM 4, Swissair 4, Pan Am 2, Qantas 2, etc, with detailed text by each. Album covers a trifle grubby, otherwise fine.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Album of 50 cigarette cards of Civil Aeroplanes, published 1930's, by John Player, inc GB (23), France (5), USA (11), Germany (5), etc, with detailed text by each. Album covers a trifle grubby, otherwise fine.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Album of 50 cigarette cards of Civil Aeroplanes, published 1930's, by John Player, inc GB (23), France (5), USA (11), Germany (5), etc, with detailed text by each. Album covers a trifle grubby, otherwise fine.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Air France Ligne Paris-Buenos Aires,depart  25 August 1957, Dinner Menu and B&W PPC.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Air France Ligne Paris-Buenos Aires,depart 25 August 1957, Dinner Menu and B&W PPC.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Railway Air Services Mail List, black/green, 12x18cm, recording the carriage of two mail bags weighing 3lbs from Manchester to London at 11.30am on 9/10/? An uncommon RAS collateral item.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Railway Air Services Mail List, black/green, 12x18cm, recording the carriage of two mail bags weighing 3lbs from Manchester to London at 11.30am on 9/10/? An uncommon RAS collateral item.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Qantas 30th Anniversary Exhibition, souvenir catalogue listing the contents of the philatelic collection therein.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Qantas 30th Anniversary Exhibition, souvenir catalogue listing the contents of the philatelic collection therein.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Aircraft Transport and Travel Ltd, B&W picture (not Photo), 8x9cm, of DH9 embarking for Paris in 1919. Also B&W picture (not photo), 16x12cm, of two passengers boarding an ATT plane in 1919. Both mounted on album leaf with explanatory text.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Aircraft Transport and Travel Ltd, B&W picture (not Photo), 8x9cm, of DH9 embarking for Paris in 1919. Also B&W picture (not photo), 16x12cm, of two passengers boarding an ATT plane in 1919. Both mounted on album leaf with explanatory text.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Aircraft Transport and Travel Ltd, mail pouch being handed to pilot for carriage from London (Hounslow) to Paris, B&W picture (not photo), mounted on card 18x15cm,The first ATT service to carry mail was on November 10, 1919.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Aircraft Transport and Travel Ltd, mail pouch being handed to pilot for carriage from London (Hounslow) to Paris, B&W picture (not photo), mounted on card 18x15cm,The first ATT service to carry mail was on November 10, 1919.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Proof of label commemorating Jean Dagnaux, 1947, November, Paris Exposition de Souvenirs Aeronautiques de Poste Aerienne.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Proof of label commemorating Jean Dagnaux, 1947, November, Paris Exposition de Souvenirs Aeronautiques de Poste Aerienne.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Great Britain, 1933, Nov 23, Provincial Airways Ltd, red/orange and blue proof on white card.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Great Britain, 1933, Nov 23, Provincial Airways Ltd, red/orange and blue proof on white card.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Great Britain, 1933, Nov 23, Provincial Airways Ltd, yellow proof on white card.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Great Britain, 1933, Nov 23, Provincial Airways Ltd, yellow proof on white card.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Great Britain, 1933, Nov 23, Provincial Airways Ltd, black proof on white card, with plane inverted.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Great Britain, 1933, Nov 23, Provincial Airways Ltd, black proof on white card, with plane inverted.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Great Britain, 1933, Nov 23, Provincial Airways Ltd, blue proof on white card..

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Great Britain, 1933, Nov 23, Provincial Airways Ltd, blue proof on white card..

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Great Britain, 1933, Nov 23, Provincial Airways Ltd, orange and red proof on white card, with plane inverted.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Great Britain, 1933, Nov 23, Provincial Airways Ltd, orange and red proof on white card, with plane inverted.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Great Britain, 1933, Nov 23, Provincial Airways Ltd, black proof on white card.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Great Britain, 1933, Nov 23, Provincial Airways Ltd, black proof on white card.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Zucker's experimental rocket flights between Scarp and Harris, in Hebrides, 28th July 1928, 5/- red label for use on letter rate covers, mounted mint.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Zucker's experimental rocket flights between Scarp and Harris, in Hebrides, 28th July 1928, 5/- red label for use on letter rate covers, mounted mint.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Zucker's experimental rocket flights between Scarp and Harris, in Hebrides, 28th July 1928, 2/6d green label for use on printed rate covers, unmounted mint

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Zucker's experimental rocket flights between Scarp and Harris, in Hebrides, 28th July 1928, 2/6d green label for use on printed rate covers, unmounted mint

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Coronation Aerial Post 1911, folded double sheet of note paper printed, in dark green, with 'First United Kingdom Aerial Post, along top and postal instructions on left.,

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Coronation Aerial Post 1911, folded double sheet of note paper printed, in dark green, with 'First United Kingdom Aerial Post, along top and postal instructions on left.,

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Coronation Aerial Post 1911, folded double sheet of note paper printed, in green, with 'First United Kingdom Aerial Post, along top and postal instructions on left.,

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Coronation Aerial Post 1911, folded double sheet of note paper printed, in green, with 'First United Kingdom Aerial Post, along top and postal instructions on left.,

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) WWII British imitation of German Meat Coupons for dropping from the air, strip of 5, each giving eligibility for 50g of Fleisch (Meat).

Ephemera, Other collateral items
WWII British imitation of German Meat Coupons for dropping from the air, strip of 5, each giving eligibility for 50g of Fleisch (Meat).

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) South Africa, The Cape Argus, miniature 'Late City' November 13, 1933 edition, 20pp, 12x14cm. Scarce and fine.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
South Africa, The Cape Argus, miniature 'Late City' November 13, 1933 edition, 20pp, 12x14cm. Scarce and fine.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) RAF Hendon 1956 Christmas card (FAGA) commemorating the 45th anniversary of the 1911 Coronation Aerial Post, a display on four pages showing the front cover - Daedalus flying towards the RAF crest; and, in facsimile, page 2 depicting Claude Graham-White flying over Hendon Parish Church; page 3 showing various episodes in the history of Hendon, each with a relevant photograph, and the back cover showing the 1911 PC surrounded with further extracts of the history of Hendon. Images.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
RAF Hendon 1956 Christmas card (FAGA) commemorating the 45th anniversary of the 1911 Coronation Aerial Post, a display on four pages showing the front cover - Daedalus flying towards the RAF crest; and, in facsimile, page 2 depicting Claude Graham-White flying over Hendon Parish Church; page 3 showing various episodes in the history of Hendon, each with a relevant photograph, and the back cover showing the 1911 PC surrounded with further extracts of the history of Hendon. Images.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) China Clipper, of  original pad of lightweight note paper, 10 sheets, 2x20cm, red/white/blue cover with nice picture of China Clipper in flight. Scarce item in good condition.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
China Clipper, of original pad of lightweight note paper, 10 sheets, 2x20cm, red/white/blue cover with nice picture of China Clipper in flight. Scarce item in good condition.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Martin 156 Flying Boat, original poster colour card, 14x11cm, advertising New Richfield Gasolines.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Martin 156 Flying Boat, original poster colour card, 14x11cm, advertising New Richfield Gasolines.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Pan American World Airways share certificate for 100 shares, 30x20cm, issued Jun 9, 1967. Neat hrizontal fold 3cm from lh edge, otherwise fine.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Pan American World Airways share certificate for 100 shares, 30x20cm, issued Jun 9, 1967. Neat hrizontal fold 3cm from lh edge, otherwise fine.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Belgium, attractive unused blue/white souvenir cover of the first regular flight from Brussels to Leopoldville,  24x11 cm, listing P. Cocquyt, Chief Pilot;  J. Schoonbroodt, 2nd pilot; and F. Maupertuis, Radio Mechanic. A rare item in fine condition

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Belgium, attractive unused blue/white souvenir cover of the first regular flight from Brussels to Leopoldville, 24x11 cm, listing P. Cocquyt, Chief Pilot; J. Schoonbroodt, 2nd pilot; and F. Maupertuis, Radio Mechanic. A rare item in fine condition

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) WWII airmail cards isued to troops serving in the Middle East for returning 'All The Way By Air'. Ten unused cards in the original wrapper. Cards are scarce individually, but rare in this fomat.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
WWII airmail cards isued to troops serving in the Middle East for returning 'All The Way By Air'. Ten unused cards in the original wrapper. Cards are scarce individually, but rare in this fomat.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) A rare Air Taxis (SMT) blue/yellow/black/white promotion card (9x14cm) advertising "Air Taxis/Always at You service/ Two-Three and Six Seaters to Go Anywhere ................From 1/- Upwards Per Plane Per Mile...". The service was run by the Scottish Motor Traction Co. Ltd (SMT). SMT which was founded in 1905, and operated bus services in much of central Scotland. Aside from its traditional bus operations    it also ran an air taxi service between July 18 and October 31, 1932  with a De Havilland Fox Moth before being merged into the precursors of Railway Air Services and finally BEA. A truly scarce item in fine condition.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
A rare Air Taxis (SMT) blue/yellow/black/white promotion card (9x14cm) advertising "Air Taxis/Always at You service/ Two-Three and Six Seaters to Go Anywhere ................From 1/- Upwards Per Plane Per Mile...". The service was run by the Scottish Motor Traction Co. Ltd (SMT). SMT which was founded in 1905, and operated bus services in much of central Scotland. Aside from its traditional bus operations it also ran an air taxi service between July 18 and October 31, 1932 with a De Havilland Fox Moth before being merged into the precursors of Railway Air Services and finally BEA. A truly scarce item in fine condition.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Dambusters RAF Bomber Squadron 617, Goodwill tour USA/Canada, Gander, Newfoundland, letter from  tour crew member written on stopover at Washinton, 30 July 1947.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Dambusters RAF Bomber Squadron 617, Goodwill tour USA/Canada, Gander, Newfoundland, letter from tour crew member written on stopover at Washinton, 30 July 1947.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Britain's First Internal Air  Mail Service, 60th anniversary 8pp tabloid illustrated newspaper produced by the Frisson Trust..

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Britain's First Internal Air Mail Service, 60th anniversary 8pp tabloid illustrated newspaper produced by the Frisson Trust..

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA Passenger Ticket and Baggage Check, passenger coupon, London-Geneva, 5/9/1949.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA Passenger Ticket and Baggage Check, passenger coupon, London-Geneva, 5/9/1949.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Original unused sheet of  notepaper for passenger use on Pan Am Trans-Pacific Clipper Air Mail Flight, c1935, 17x15cm with multicoloured header.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Original unused sheet of notepaper for passenger use on Pan Am Trans-Pacific Clipper Air Mail Flight, c1935, 17x15cm with multicoloured header.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) "Imperial Airways Ltd/Empire Flying Boat/New Zealand Goodwill Flights/Per G-ADUT 'Cetaurus' Route, grey/blue imprint etiquette souvenir cover, mint unused, fine.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
"Imperial Airways Ltd/Empire Flying Boat/New Zealand Goodwill Flights/Per G-ADUT 'Cetaurus' Route, grey/blue imprint etiquette souvenir cover, mint unused, fine.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Menu for a Dinner, given April 8th, 1938, by F/O A.E.Clouston and Mr Victor Ricketts to celebrate their Record Flight London-New Zealand and return, signed by A.E.Clouston, and Victor Ricketts and his wife Dorothy. A super item for the exhibit.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Menu for a Dinner, given April 8th, 1938, by F/O A.E.Clouston and Mr Victor Ricketts to celebrate their Record Flight London-New Zealand and return, signed by A.E.Clouston, and Victor Ricketts and his wife Dorothy. A super item for the exhibit.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Air Union, grey/pink publicity book mark,14x5cm, 'Speed' logo on one side, flight times for various destinations on the other, scarce. Air Union was a French airline operating from 1923-1933.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Air Union, grey/pink publicity book mark,14x5cm, 'Speed' logo on one side, flight times for various destinations on the other, scarce. Air Union was a French airline operating from 1923-1933.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Program of a dinner, held at the Royal Automobile Club on April 12, 1914 and arranged by Graham-Wright in honour of the new 'Flying Upside Down' mania. On September 1, 1913 Celestin  Pegoud, a test pilot with the Bleriot company, flew upside down in Paris, the first airman ever to do so. English aviators soon followed, the first being BC Huck followed by Gustav Hamel. In Honour of this new 'looping mania' Graham White gave an upside down dinner at the Royal Automobile Club. The tables were upside down and the menu was served in reverse order.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Program of a dinner, held at the Royal Automobile Club on April 12, 1914 and arranged by Graham-Wright in honour of the new 'Flying Upside Down' mania. On September 1, 1913 Celestin Pegoud, a test pilot with the Bleriot company, flew upside down in Paris, the first airman ever to do so. English aviators soon followed, the first being BC Huck followed by Gustav Hamel. In Honour of this new 'looping mania' Graham White gave an upside down dinner at the Royal Automobile Club. The tables were upside down and the menu was served in reverse order.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Pioneer Aviation, Francis J Field's Christmas and New Year card for 1938/1939 depicting 'The Aerial', built by Henson in 1843. The inside of the card is shown in facsimile.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Pioneer Aviation, Francis J Field's Christmas and New Year card for 1938/1939 depicting 'The Aerial', built by Henson in 1843. The inside of the card is shown in facsimile.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Poster issued warning the population of Maidstone of the possibility of a Zeppelin or Aeroplane Raid and giving and instructions to inhabitants to take steps to turn out all gas and render their premises absolutely dark when viewed from the outside. Issued from the Town Hall January 28th, 1915.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Poster issued warning the population of Maidstone of the possibility of a Zeppelin or Aeroplane Raid and giving and instructions to inhabitants to take steps to turn out all gas and render their premises absolutely dark when viewed from the outside. Issued from the Town Hall January 28th, 1915.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The London International Air Post Exhibition 1934, menu of the official Apex banquet held at the Dorchester, Park Lane, London on Wednesday May 9th 1934.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
The London International Air Post Exhibition 1934, menu of the official Apex banquet held at the Dorchester, Park Lane, London on Wednesday May 9th 1934.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The London International Air Post Exhibition 1934, invitation card for the opening of the exhibition by the marquess of Londonderry, Secretary of State forAair on Monday the 7th of May 1934. It bears the Apex commemorative postmark and the yellow cache used on the first day of the exhibition.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
The London International Air Post Exhibition 1934, invitation card for the opening of the exhibition by the marquess of Londonderry, Secretary of State forAair on Monday the 7th of May 1934. It bears the Apex commemorative postmark and the yellow cache used on the first day of the exhibition.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Compliments slip "With the Compliments of Imperial Airways (Far East) Limited Hong Kong/The Arcade, Peninsular Hotel", 9x14cm, c1935. Scarce.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Compliments slip "With the Compliments of Imperial Airways (Far East) Limited Hong Kong/The Arcade, Peninsular Hotel", 9x14cm, c1935. Scarce.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) collection

Ephemera, Other collateral items
collection

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA, Terminal House, Grosvenor Gardens, London SW1, blue/cream headed notepaper, 25x20cm,

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA, Terminal House, Grosvenor Gardens, London SW1, blue/cream headed notepaper, 25x20cm,

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Second Blackpool Aviation Meeting 1910.  Personal Press card Number 192 issued by the Lancashire Aero Club for its Flying Carnival held from the 28th July to the 20th August 1910. Very fine.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
The Second Blackpool Aviation Meeting 1910. Personal Press card Number 192 issued by the Lancashire Aero Club for its Flying Carnival held from the 28th July to the 20th August 1910. Very fine.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Gibbons Stamp Monthly, Dec, 1944. 7 pages inc 1000 word illus article on Air Stamp Designs

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Gibbons Stamp Monthly, Dec, 1944. 7 pages inc 1000 word illus article on Air Stamp Designs

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British United Air Ferries blank specimen passenger and vehicle ticket,complete all coupons, circa mid 1960,s

Ephemera, Other collateral items
British United Air Ferries blank specimen passenger and vehicle ticket,complete all coupons, circa mid 1960,s

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British United Airways passenger ticket and baggage check, London to Jersey and return, issued London 20/7/1963, Jersey to London ticket intact.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
British United Airways passenger ticket and baggage check, London to Jersey and return, issued London 20/7/1963, Jersey to London ticket intact.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BOAC Boarding Pass, red/white card, 11x5.5cm, circa 1960, used on service BA 116.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BOAC Boarding Pass, red/white card, 11x5.5cm, circa 1960, used on service BA 116.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Word War II propaganda  newspaper, Nachrichten No 155, Sept 18th, 1944, giving news of Allied advances, prepared  by HQ Allied Expeditionary Forces and dropped behind enemy lines and over isolated garrisons, 4pp.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Word War II propaganda newspaper, Nachrichten No 155, Sept 18th, 1944, giving news of Allied advances, prepared by HQ Allied Expeditionary Forces and dropped behind enemy lines and over isolated garrisons, 4pp.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Jersey Airlines, passenger ticket and baggage check, international service, complete all coupons, voided for security purposes, c 1955.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Jersey Airlines, passenger ticket and baggage check, international service, complete all coupons, voided for security purposes, c 1955.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Pan American World Airways share certificate for 100 shares, 12"x8", issued Nov 14th, 1966, fine.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Pan American World Airways share certificate for 100 shares, 12"x8", issued Nov 14th, 1966, fine.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) China (Taiwan), 40th anniversary of Civil Air Service, Aug 20th, 1962, souvenir card and stamp.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
China (Taiwan), 40th anniversary of Civil Air Service, Aug 20th, 1962, souvenir card and stamp.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) New Tokyo International Airport, bilingual souvenir card with special stamp and cachet.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
New Tokyo International Airport, bilingual souvenir card with special stamp and cachet.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA, three receipts for purchase of F/F covers, 1958-60,

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA, three receipts for purchase of F/F covers, 1958-60,

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways/ITCA unused red/white/blue souvenir envelope for the opening of the Karachi to Calcutta extension.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Imperial Airways/ITCA unused red/white/blue souvenir envelope for the opening of the Karachi to Calcutta extension.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Central African Airways flown missionary correspondance dated 16/6/1951 (letter only, interesting content), to the Royal metereological Society, London, addressed ms and Society hs confirm arrival 30/7, written on headed notepaper from The Livingstonia Mission, Mwenzo, Abercorn, N. Rhodesia (1000km N. of Salisbury and 120 miles from the nearest PO). Closed tear top hlf and lh edge nibbles, otherwise fine. Unusual collateral item.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Central African Airways flown missionary correspondance dated 16/6/1951 (letter only, interesting content), to the Royal metereological Society, London, addressed ms and Society hs confirm arrival 30/7, written on headed notepaper from The Livingstonia Mission, Mwenzo, Abercorn, N. Rhodesia (1000km N. of Salisbury and 120 miles from the nearest PO). Closed tear top hlf and lh edge nibbles, otherwise fine. Unusual collateral item.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) US PSE 1946 5c, H&G F8, unused.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
US PSE 1946 5c, H&G F8, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA, official maroon/white/blue window envelope.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA, official maroon/white/blue window envelope.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Certificate of Crossing the International Date Line from LA to Auckland, 12/9/73, 24x16cm, signed by Chief Pilot, Air New Zealand.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Certificate of Crossing the International Date Line from LA to Auckland, 12/9/73, 24x16cm, signed by Chief Pilot, Air New Zealand.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Certificate of Crossing the International Date Line from Tahiti to Auckland, 25/9/75, 18x24cm, vertical fold.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Certificate of Crossing the International Date Line from Tahiti to Auckland, 25/9/75, 18x24cm, vertical fold.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Original Drawing for the proposed 1932 airmail stamp submitted by RG James Berry

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Original Drawing for the proposed 1932 airmail stamp submitted by RG James Berry

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) 50th Anniversary Certificate commemorating 50 years since TEAL oerated its first ommercial passenger and airmail service and showing profile illustrations of 50 panes from its fleet, pub 30/4/1990.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
50th Anniversary Certificate commemorating 50 years since TEAL oerated its first ommercial passenger and airmail service and showing profile illustrations of 50 panes from its fleet, pub 30/4/1990.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British Caledonian, complementary pocket chess set in original condition with instructions, 15x10cm.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
British Caledonian, complementary pocket chess set in original condition with instructions, 15x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) RAF College, July 24th, 1930, original dance card and pencil attached, in fine condition, see images.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
RAF College, July 24th, 1930, original dance card and pencil attached, in fine condition, see images.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Essays 4d stamp x2, 65th Anniversary Hokitica-Okuru, one perforated and one imperf, lightly mounted on selvedge. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Essays 4d stamp x2, 65th Anniversary Hokitica-Okuru, one perforated and one imperf, lightly mounted on selvedge. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The British Forces, Azores 1944, a beautiful Christmas and New Year card containing a commemoration in memory of Sir Richard Grenville  who died at the Battle of Flores in the Azores in 1591, fighting against overwhelming odds, and refusing to surrender his ship under attack from  53 Spanish war ships. See image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
The British Forces, Azores 1944, a beautiful Christmas and New Year card containing a commemoration in memory of Sir Richard Grenville who died at the Battle of Flores in the Azores in 1591, fighting against overwhelming odds, and refusing to surrender his ship under attack from 53 Spanish war ships. See image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Algeria, 15/5/1930, blocks of six of the airmail set to celebrate the centenary of the connection with France, lmm, fine.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Algeria, 15/5/1930, blocks of six of the airmail set to celebrate the centenary of the connection with France, lmm, fine.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Orkney Islands, mid-nineteenth century map, published by Archibold Fullrton & Company, 20x12cm.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Orkney Islands, mid-nineteenth century map, published by Archibold Fullrton & Company, 20x12cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Shetland Islands, mid-nineteenth century map, published by Archibold Fullrton & Company, 20x12cm.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Shetland Islands, mid-nineteenth century map, published by Archibold Fullrton & Company, 20x12cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) 'Calcutta', Giant Flying Boat original sepia poster 28x15cm advertising leisure flights, Belfast/Liverpool, October 1st-6th, 1928,  departure times, fares, picture of plane, explanatory text,. Ironed horizontal fold.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
'Calcutta', Giant Flying Boat original sepia poster 28x15cm advertising leisure flights, Belfast/Liverpool, October 1st-6th, 1928, departure times, fares, picture of plane, explanatory text,. Ironed horizontal fold.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) 'Calcutta' Flying boat, pictured on the reverse side of the information folder distributed by the airline travel agents Jones, Dooley & Co, of Liverpool, pub 1928, pale green/white, 4pp, 12x15cm.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
'Calcutta' Flying boat, pictured on the reverse side of the information folder distributed by the airline travel agents Jones, Dooley & Co, of Liverpool, pub 1928, pale green/white, 4pp, 12x15cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways Ltd receipt stamped IAW Air Terminus for postal order received, and covering letter on IAW black embossed headed note paper signed by E. Dolby (Air Mail Section) whose name oftern appears on IAW test letter. A nice memorabilia item. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Imperial Airways Ltd receipt stamped IAW Air Terminus for postal order received, and covering letter on IAW black embossed headed note paper signed by E. Dolby (Air Mail Section) whose name oftern appears on IAW test letter. A nice memorabilia item. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA 'Trident' Silver Jubilee in flight magazine, 40pp, Summer 1971. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA 'Trident' Silver Jubilee in flight magazine, 40pp, Summer 1971. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA memorabilia  including photo of BEA Airtours Comet 4b, and flight ticket, baggage tie, label and other ephemera, all from the Gatwick-Rimini July/August 1979 service. All nicely displayed on album leaf. See image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA memorabilia including photo of BEA Airtours Comet 4b, and flight ticket, baggage tie, label and other ephemera, all from the Gatwick-Rimini July/August 1979 service. All nicely displayed on album leaf. See image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA Birmingham/Paris/Birmingham 1964, airport service charge ticket, passenger service charge ticket, baggage labels for both flights, passenger's receipt and passenger ticket and baggage check.
All nicely displayed on album leaf. See image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA Birmingham/Paris/Birmingham 1964, airport service charge ticket, passenger service charge ticket, baggage labels for both flights, passenger's receipt and passenger ticket and baggage check. All nicely displayed on album leaf. See image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) 1883 Balloon Post, original billhead written in French for the purchase of 'Ballons'.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
1883 Balloon Post, original billhead written in French for the purchase of 'Ballons'.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Balloon Races and Fetes, two pages from The Illustrated London News,  Aug & Sep 1859 with articles and illustrations fom Brasford Park and Cremorne Gardens. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Balloon Races and Fetes, two pages from The Illustrated London News, Aug & Sep 1859 with articles and illustrations fom Brasford Park and Cremorne Gardens. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA Viscount Cabin Crew Check List and Drills, 2pp.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA Viscount Cabin Crew Check List and Drills, 2pp.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA, Dress and Deportment Manuals for Stewards, and Stewardesses, each 12pp and 15x10cm.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA, Dress and Deportment Manuals for Stewards, and Stewardesses, each 12pp and 15x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA visitors handbook 'Paris This Week' complimentary booklet issued on the London-Paris route March 15th, 1963, 30pp, 18x12cm.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA visitors handbook 'Paris This Week' complimentary booklet issued on the London-Paris route March 15th, 1963, 30pp, 18x12cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Short Bros corner cover window envelope postmarked 29/11/38. Short Brothers is an aerospace company founded in 1908 in London, and was the first company in the world to make production aircraft. It was particularly notable for its flying boat designs manufactured into the 1950s.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Short Bros corner cover window envelope postmarked 29/11/38. Short Brothers is an aerospace company founded in 1908 in London, and was the first company in the world to make production aircraft. It was particularly notable for its flying boat designs manufactured into the 1950s.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Railway Air Services passenger ticket, red/gree/white, specimen.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Railway Air Services passenger ticket, red/gree/white, specimen.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Railway Air Services 5/- ticket for Pleasure Flight, specimen.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Railway Air Services 5/- ticket for Pleasure Flight, specimen.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Railways Air Services exchange voucher issued 'subject to accomodation being avilable, etc'. Interesting.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Railways Air Services exchange voucher issued 'subject to accomodation being avilable, etc'. Interesting.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Railway ASir Services outward and return journey tickets with detailed conditions by air, rail, road or sea verson, unused. Interesting.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Railway ASir Services outward and return journey tickets with detailed conditions by air, rail, road or sea verson, unused. Interesting.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA Sikorski helicopter G-AKCU about to land to collect mail from a Royal Mail van parked in a rubbish dump at Kings Lyn, Norfolk, B&W newspaper picture mounted on card, 17x13cm. Also three cuttings from contemporary news papers, c200 words.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA Sikorski helicopter G-AKCU about to land to collect mail from a Royal Mail van parked in a rubbish dump at Kings Lyn, Norfolk, B&W newspaper picture mounted on card, 17x13cm. Also three cuttings from contemporary news papers, c200 words.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) RAS first UK airmail, special souvenir envelope, fine unused.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
RAS first UK airmail, special souvenir envelope, fine unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) RAS first UK airmail, special souvenir envelope, fine unused.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
RAS first UK airmail, special souvenir envelope, fine unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British European Airways ticket dated 11th of March 1963 for flight on BE 790/1 on the 19/21 March 1963 from Birmingham to Le Bourget Paris, and return. with a Le Bourget passenger text stamp attached. Neatly displayed on a single sheet with explanatory text. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
British European Airways ticket dated 11th of March 1963 for flight on BE 790/1 on the 19/21 March 1963 from Birmingham to Le Bourget Paris, and return. with a Le Bourget passenger text stamp attached. Neatly displayed on a single sheet with explanatory text. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Poster, from first issue Airways Air Travel Magazine, August 1924, attractive multicoloured depicting two early planes in flight, 27x20cm.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Poster, from first issue Airways Air Travel Magazine, August 1924, attractive multicoloured depicting two early planes in flight, 27x20cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA worldwide services route atlas, beautifully illustrated in colour, 8pp, 18x26cm, c1960.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA worldwide services route atlas, beautifully illustrated in colour, 8pp, 18x26cm, c1960.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA Trident Two rub down picture book, fine unused,12x19cm, 4pp. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA Trident Two rub down picture book, fine unused,12x19cm, 4pp. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA 'Sovereign Service', three dinner menus and one 'In-flight Shop' brochure. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA 'Sovereign Service', three dinner menus and one 'In-flight Shop' brochure. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Aircraft Transport and Travel Ltd, the UK's first civilian airline, a rare surviving A.T.&T. Ltd ticket numbered B48 issued for a 20 minute flight at a fare price of 2 guineas, and dated 17th July, 1920. Also a genuine original B&W photograph, 9x14cm, of an AT & T plane, likely DH16, flying over a crowd of spectators - at the same meeting?. Attractively mounted on display sheet. A super exhibit item. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Aircraft Transport and Travel Ltd, the UK's first civilian airline, a rare surviving A.T.&T. Ltd ticket numbered B48 issued for a 20 minute flight at a fare price of 2 guineas, and dated 17th July, 1920. Also a genuine original B&W photograph, 9x14cm, of an AT & T plane, likely DH16, flying over a crowd of spectators - at the same meeting?. Attractively mounted on display sheet. A super exhibit item. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA passenger tickets and baggage checks (2) for flight from London to Brussels and return, January 1953, and London to Amsterdam and return April 1958 . Image

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA passenger tickets and baggage checks (2) for flight from London to Brussels and return, January 1953, and London to Amsterdam and return April 1958 . Image

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British Airways double decker airport bus leaving Edinburgh airport,  registration MLL 705,  original black and white photograph c1960, 14x9cm. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
British Airways double decker airport bus leaving Edinburgh airport, registration MLL 705, original black and white photograph c1960, 14x9cm. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA early single decker airport bus, reg J257, original black and white photograph c 1953, 15x10cm. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA early single decker airport bus, reg J257, original black and white photograph c 1953, 15x10cm. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA early single/double decker airport bus, reg SME531, original black and white photograph c 1953, 15x10cm. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA early single/double decker airport bus, reg SME531, original black and white photograph c 1953, 15x10cm. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA early single/double decker airport bus, reg CLX547, original black and white photograph c 1953, 15x10cm. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA early single/double decker airport bus, reg CLX547, original black and white photograph c 1953, 15x10cm. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA international summer timetable April to October 1972 giving passenger service details including  arrival and departure times and type of aircraft used for some 60 destinations, 50 pages, 20x11cm. Image

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA international summer timetable April to October 1972 giving passenger service details including arrival and departure times and type of aircraft used for some 60 destinations, 50 pages, 20x11cm. Image

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA flight guide with 6 detailed coloured maps of all domestic routes, 6 pages, 21x17 cm. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA flight guide with 6 detailed coloured maps of all domestic routes, 6 pages, 21x17 cm. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA international coloured route maps for domestic and international services, 17 pages, 20x18. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA international coloured route maps for domestic and international services, 17 pages, 20x18. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA Channel Island summer services 1952, timetable for all services to and from Jersey, Guernsey, Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool and Glasgow airports, 12 pages, 21x9cm.Image

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA Channel Island summer services 1952, timetable for all services to and from Jersey, Guernsey, Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool and Glasgow airports, 12 pages, 21x9cm.Image

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Channel Islands proposed service for summer 1968 ,April to until October, showing departure and arrival times and type of aircraft used, from London, Jersey Manchester, Guernsey, Southampton, Belfast and from Cardiff airports, 12 pages, 21x9cm. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Channel Islands proposed service for summer 1968 ,April to until October, showing departure and arrival times and type of aircraft used, from London, Jersey Manchester, Guernsey, Southampton, Belfast and from Cardiff airports, 12 pages, 21x9cm. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA passenger ticket and baggage check for a flight from Manchester to Dusseldorf, June 14th 1955. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA passenger ticket and baggage check for a flight from Manchester to Dusseldorf, June 14th 1955. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Aden Airways Ltd, passenger ticket and baggage check for a flight from Agen to Addis Ababa, January 24, 1953.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Aden Airways Ltd, passenger ticket and baggage check for a flight from Agen to Addis Ababa, January 24, 1953.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA 1953-56 helicopter miscellany of 11 items comprising three first flights each with air letter label; original photographs of helicopters (3), interiors (2) and Northolt Airport 1953; BEA helicopter baggage label; and colour PPC of Sikorski S61N. See images.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA 1953-56 helicopter miscellany of 11 items comprising three first flights each with air letter label; original photographs of helicopters (3), interiors (2) and Northolt Airport 1953; BEA helicopter baggage label; and colour PPC of Sikorski S61N. See images.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA Helicopter Experimental Unit,  8 items including five 1948 first flights, original B&W and photographs of a Westland Dragonfly and a Bell 47 helicopters, and a London to Southampton helicopter service timetable, January 1st 1955. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA Helicopter Experimental Unit, 8 items including five 1948 first flights, original B&W and photographs of a Westland Dragonfly and a Bell 47 helicopters, and a London to Southampton helicopter service timetable, January 1st 1955. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA helicopter service, 6 items including 1954 first flight London-Southampton with 9d air letter stamp,1956 Nottingham-Birmingham and Leicester-Nottingham each with 10p air letter stamp, two original black and white BEA helicopter photographs, and a BEA Southampton and London airport helicopter service timetable January 1st 1955. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA helicopter service, 6 items including 1954 first flight London-Southampton with 9d air letter stamp,1956 Nottingham-Birmingham and Leicester-Nottingham each with 10p air letter stamp, two original black and white BEA helicopter photographs, and a BEA Southampton and London airport helicopter service timetable January 1st 1955. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BOAC passenger ticket and baggage check, Calcutta-Bombay-London July 1955, also Valentines original unused colour PPC of de Havilland Comet. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BOAC passenger ticket and baggage check, Calcutta-Bombay-London July 1955, also Valentines original unused colour PPC of de Havilland Comet. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA Scilly Isles, a 1950's-60's miscellany of 20 items including four first flights to the Isles, two 1967 covers from Penzance-Scilly each franked with the BEA one shilling a letter stamp, two B&W photographs BEA helicopters, five timetables, and seven colour PPC’s of various BEA helicopters (slight duplication). Images 2.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA Scilly Isles, a 1950's-60's miscellany of 20 items including four first flights to the Isles, two 1967 covers from Penzance-Scilly each franked with the BEA one shilling a letter stamp, two B&W photographs BEA helicopters, five timetables, and seven colour PPC’s of various BEA helicopters (slight duplication). Images 2.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA, three first class dining menus each with a front colour illustration of Notre Dame de Paris, the Coliseum of Rome, and the City Hall is Cardiff respectively, all fine. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA, three first class dining menus each with a front colour illustration of Notre Dame de Paris, the Coliseum of Rome, and the City Hall is Cardiff respectively, all fine. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA, two first class dining menus each with a front colour illustration of the Belem Tower on the Tagus, the site of the first flight between Portugal and Brazil, fine. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BEA, two first class dining menus each with a front colour illustration of the Belem Tower on the Tagus, the site of the first flight between Portugal and Brazil, fine. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BOAC, a magnificent coloured World air route map/poster, 70x52 cm with original folds published in 1949, showing main and subsidiary routes for the North Atlantic and South Atlantic Western Hemisphere services and likewise for the Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Ocean Eastern Hemisphere services. Produced in association with Qantas Empire Airways, South African Airways, and Tasman Empire Airways. Image.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
BOAC, a magnificent coloured World air route map/poster, 70x52 cm with original folds published in 1949, showing main and subsidiary routes for the North Atlantic and South Atlantic Western Hemisphere services and likewise for the Atlantic, Indian and Pacific Ocean Eastern Hemisphere services. Produced in association with Qantas Empire Airways, South African Airways, and Tasman Empire Airways. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Aden Airways, scarce miscellany including 1966 Aden Airways company cover with corner cachet and Aden metre cancellation sent to Canada; Aden Airways Ltd passenger ticket and baggage check from Asmara to Aden and return January 1953; baggage strap tag and an overnight baggage tag; and coloured 1953 colour PPC showing BOAC Hermטs Speedbird in flight sent from Asmara to England, scarce lot.  Images 2.

Ephemera, Other collateral items
Aden Airways, scarce miscellany including 1966 Aden Airways company cover with corner cachet and Aden metre cancellation sent to Canada; Aden Airways Ltd passenger ticket and baggage check from Asmara to Aden and return January 1953; baggage strap tag and an overnight baggage tag; and coloured 1953 colour PPC showing BOAC Hermטs Speedbird in flight sent from Asmara to England, scarce lot. Images 2.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Centaurus and Sikorsky 'Samoan Clipper sid by side in Auckland harbour, December 1937, B&W photograph, 13x8cm.

Ephemera, Photograph
Centaurus and Sikorsky 'Samoan Clipper sid by side in Auckland harbour, December 1937, B&W photograph, 13x8cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Pan Am Glen Martin flying boat NC14716 'China Clipper' in flight over a city. A super original B&W photo,  14x9cm,  c1935.

Ephemera, Photograph
Pan Am Glen Martin flying boat NC14716 'China Clipper' in flight over a city. A super original B&W photo, 14x9cm, c1935.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Heinkel D-1717 being catapulted on F/F from from SS Bremen to New York, B&W picture (likely scan), 15x10cm, on glossy  Kodak paper, with hand written date 22/7/1929.

Ephemera, Photographs
Heinkel D-1717 being catapulted on F/F from from SS Bremen to New York, B&W picture (likely scan), 15x10cm, on glossy Kodak paper, with hand written date 22/7/1929.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British United Vickers VC 10, G-ATDJ, in flight, with extensive technical details verso. Original b&w photo with technical details verso., 21x16cm

Ephemera, Photographs
British United Vickers VC 10, G-ATDJ, in flight, with extensive technical details verso. Original b&w photo with technical details verso., 21x16cm

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Belgium,1939, July 12th, propaganda B&W PC issued for 2nd International Aero Exhibition unused but franked 35c canc special postmark and verso B&W photo "SM le Roi Leopold III" siiting in cockpit of plane.

Ephemera, Photographs
Belgium,1939, July 12th, propaganda B&W PC issued for 2nd International Aero Exhibition unused but franked 35c canc special postmark and verso B&W photo "SM le Roi Leopold III" siiting in cockpit of plane.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) PANAGRA Loening Air Yacht NC 9717 in Montevideo Harbour, c1929, B&W photo of the period, 220x160mm. The Loening C-2-C was used as an air ferry to carry mail and passengers across the Rio Plata to Buenos Ares to link up with Panagra's Ford 5-AT Trimotors.

Ephemera, Photographs
PANAGRA Loening Air Yacht NC 9717 in Montevideo Harbour, c1929, B&W photo of the period, 220x160mm. The Loening C-2-C was used as an air ferry to carry mail and passengers across the Rio Plata to Buenos Ares to link up with Panagra's Ford 5-AT Trimotors.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Condor's JU 52 "Tupan" in their floating dock at Buenos Aires, c1940, super B&W photograph of the period, 180x255mm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Condor's JU 52 "Tupan" in their floating dock at Buenos Aires, c1940, super B&W photograph of the period, 180x255mm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) First catapult mail from S.S.Bremen, July 22, 1929, plane D 2271 on the catapult on board the S.S.Bremen with Capt, von Studnitz aloft and passengers watching. B&W photoscan, 14x8cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
First catapult mail from S.S.Bremen, July 22, 1929, plane D 2271 on the catapult on board the S.S.Bremen with Capt, von Studnitz aloft and passengers watching. B&W photoscan, 14x8cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Vickers 'Vimy Rolls' aeroplane, original London Science Museum B&W photograph, side view, 14x9cm.  A modified World War I Vickers Vimy bomber, in which Alcock and Brown made their first non-stop transatlantic flight in June 1919 from St. John's, Newfoundland, to Clifden, Connemara, County Galway, Ireland. Winston Churchill presented them with the Daily Mail prize for the first crossing of the Atlantic Ocean in 'less than 72 consecutive hours' and they were knighted at Windsor Castle by King George V. Also neat hand drawn map of route

Ephemera, Photographs
Vickers 'Vimy Rolls' aeroplane, original London Science Museum B&W photograph, side view, 14x9cm. A modified World War I Vickers Vimy bomber, in which Alcock and Brown made their first non-stop transatlantic flight in June 1919 from St. John's, Newfoundland, to Clifden, Connemara, County Galway, Ireland. Winston Churchill presented them with the Daily Mail prize for the first crossing of the Atlantic Ocean in 'less than 72 consecutive hours' and they were knighted at Windsor Castle by King George V. Also neat hand drawn map of route

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Graf Zeppelin II (Deutsche Luftschiff Zeppelin #130; Registration: D-LZ 130), original B&W photograph, 14x9cm. It was the last of the great German rigid airships built by the Zeppelin Luftschiffbau during the period between the World Wars, the second and final ship of the Hindenburg class named in honour of Paul von Hindenburg. She was the second ship to carry the name "Graf Zeppelin" (after the LZ 127), and thus she is often referred to as Graf Zeppelin II.

Ephemera, Photographs
The Graf Zeppelin II (Deutsche Luftschiff Zeppelin #130; Registration: D-LZ 130), original B&W photograph, 14x9cm. It was the last of the great German rigid airships built by the Zeppelin Luftschiffbau during the period between the World Wars, the second and final ship of the Hindenburg class named in honour of Paul von Hindenburg. She was the second ship to carry the name "Graf Zeppelin" (after the LZ 127), and thus she is often referred to as Graf Zeppelin II.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Blohm & Voss Ha 139 'Nordstern', B&W front view on water photscan, 10x7cm, was a German all-metal inverted gull wing floatplane. With its four engines it was at the time one of the largest float-equipped seaplanes that had been built. The inboard engines were mounted at the joint between the inboard anhedral and outboard dihedral wing sections, above the pylon-mounted floats. Flown by Deutsche Luft Hansa on transatlantic routes between 1937 and 1939, predominately between Bathurst, The Gambia and Natal, Brazil. Catapult-launched from an aircraft tender they were able to transport 500 kg of mail over a distance of up to 5,000 km.

Ephemera, Photographs
The Blohm & Voss Ha 139 'Nordstern', B&W front view on water photscan, 10x7cm, was a German all-metal inverted gull wing floatplane. With its four engines it was at the time one of the largest float-equipped seaplanes that had been built. The inboard engines were mounted at the joint between the inboard anhedral and outboard dihedral wing sections, above the pylon-mounted floats. Flown by Deutsche Luft Hansa on transatlantic routes between 1937 and 1939, predominately between Bathurst, The Gambia and Natal, Brazil. Catapult-launched from an aircraft tender they were able to transport 500 kg of mail over a distance of up to 5,000 km.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Blohm & Voss Ha 139 'Nordstern', B&W side view on water photscan, 10x7cm, was a German all-metal inverted gull wing floatplane. With its four engines it was at the time one of the largest float-equipped seaplanes that had been built. The inboard engines were mounted at the joint between the inboard anhedral and outboard dihedral wing sections, above the pylon-mounted floats. Flown by Deutsche Luft Hansa on transatlantic routes between 1937 and 1939, predominately between Bathurst, The Gambia and Natal, Brazil. Catapult-launched from an aircraft tender they were able to transport 500 kg of mail over a distance of up to 5,000 km.

Ephemera, Photographs
The Blohm & Voss Ha 139 'Nordstern', B&W side view on water photscan, 10x7cm, was a German all-metal inverted gull wing floatplane. With its four engines it was at the time one of the largest float-equipped seaplanes that had been built. The inboard engines were mounted at the joint between the inboard anhedral and outboard dihedral wing sections, above the pylon-mounted floats. Flown by Deutsche Luft Hansa on transatlantic routes between 1937 and 1939, predominately between Bathurst, The Gambia and Natal, Brazil. Catapult-launched from an aircraft tender they were able to transport 500 kg of mail over a distance of up to 5,000 km.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) B.S.A.A.Tudor IV 'Star Leopard' in flight, original B&W 'Flight' copyright photograph, 13x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
B.S.A.A.Tudor IV 'Star Leopard' in flight, original B&W 'Flight' copyright photograph, 13x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The SS Europa, a German built ocean liner constructed for the Norddeutsche Lloyd line (NDL) to work the transatlantic sea route. She and her sister ship, the Bremen, were the two most advanced, high speed steam turbine ocean vessels in their day. B&W photoscan, 13x8cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
The SS Europa, a German built ocean liner constructed for the Norddeutsche Lloyd line (NDL) to work the transatlantic sea route. She and her sister ship, the Bremen, were the two most advanced, high speed steam turbine ocean vessels in their day. B&W photoscan, 13x8cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Spirit of St. Louis, original 'Flight Copyright' B&W photograph, 14x9cm, showing registration: N-X-211, the custom-built, single engine, single-seat monoplane that was flown solo by Charles Lindbergh on May 20–21, 1927, on the first non-stop flight from New York to Paris for which Lindbergh won the $25,000 Orteig Prize.

Ephemera, Photographs
The Spirit of St. Louis, original 'Flight Copyright' B&W photograph, 14x9cm, showing registration: N-X-211, the custom-built, single engine, single-seat monoplane that was flown solo by Charles Lindbergh on May 20–21, 1927, on the first non-stop flight from New York to Paris for which Lindbergh won the $25,000 Orteig Prize.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin flying over landscape bordering Lake Constance, B&W photo reprint, 14x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin flying over landscape bordering Lake Constance, B&W photo reprint, 14x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Graf Zeppelin, original B&W photograph 16x12cm, issued by the Zeppelin Company, from a series taken during the maiden flight of the Graf Zeppelin to South America. Number 12, "Flying over Huelva, a coastal town 80 miles SW of Seville". A list of the Photograph in this series, which confirms the location of this particular picture, accompanies this item.

Ephemera, Photographs
Graf Zeppelin, original B&W photograph 16x12cm, issued by the Zeppelin Company, from a series taken during the maiden flight of the Graf Zeppelin to South America. Number 12, "Flying over Huelva, a coastal town 80 miles SW of Seville". A list of the Photograph in this series, which confirms the location of this particular picture, accompanies this item.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) First return catapult mail from S.S.Bremen, August 2, 1929, plane leaving the catapult on board the S.S.Bremen piloted by Capt, von Studnitz . Original B&W photoscan, 13x8cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
First return catapult mail from S.S.Bremen, August 2, 1929, plane leaving the catapult on board the S.S.Bremen piloted by Capt, von Studnitz . Original B&W photoscan, 13x8cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Captain Joachim Blankenburg who led the Lufthansa survey flights across the North Atlantic, B&W photoscan, 11x12cm, showing  head and shoulders of pilot at controls. Also neat hand drawn map of routes.

Ephemera, Photographs
Captain Joachim Blankenburg who led the Lufthansa survey flights across the North Atlantic, B&W photoscan, 11x12cm, showing head and shoulders of pilot at controls. Also neat hand drawn map of routes.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BSAA 'Star Leopard' in flight, original Flight copyright B&W photograph, 13x8cm. On Dec 4th, 1948, she arrived in Buenos Aires inaugurating the new Tudor service through the Caribbean down the west coast of South America to Buenos Aires and across the Andes to Santiago. A neat hand drawn map, 11x11cm,  of BSAA services accompanies this item.

Ephemera, Photographs
BSAA 'Star Leopard' in flight, original Flight copyright B&W photograph, 13x8cm. On Dec 4th, 1948, she arrived in Buenos Aires inaugurating the new Tudor service through the Caribbean down the west coast of South America to Buenos Aires and across the Andes to Santiago. A neat hand drawn map, 11x11cm, of BSAA services accompanies this item.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Pan American Clipper, Sikorsky S-42, in flight on Survey Flight #4 1935, flying past Diamond Head Hawaii, a fine B&W photograph of the period, not a photoscan reproduction, 12x8cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Pan American Clipper, Sikorsky S-42, in flight on Survey Flight #4 1935, flying past Diamond Head Hawaii, a fine B&W photograph of the period, not a photoscan reproduction, 12x8cm.

Perceived Value

Zephemera, Photographs
Amy Johnson and her aircraft "Jason" at Karachi May 1930, B&W photo from original negative, 15x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Short-Mayo composite moored, showing the S.21 Maia registration G-ADHK fitted with a trestle or pylon on the top of the fuselage and supporting the Short S.20 Mercury(G-ADHJ). Original B&W press Agency, Fleet Street, London copyright photograph, 16x11cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Short-Mayo composite moored, showing the S.21 Maia registration G-ADHK fitted with a trestle or pylon on the top of the fuselage and supporting the Short S.20 Mercury(G-ADHJ). Original B&W press Agency, Fleet Street, London copyright photograph, 16x11cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways flying boat 'Cavalier' G-ADUU at mooring. Original Associated Press Ltd, Fleet Street, London, copyright B&W photograph, 15x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Imperial Airways flying boat 'Cavalier' G-ADUU at mooring. Original Associated Press Ltd, Fleet Street, London, copyright B&W photograph, 15x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways flying boat 'Caribou' G-AFCV about to land, original Associated Press Ltd, Fleet Street, London, copyright B&W photograph, 15x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Imperial Airways flying boat 'Caribou' G-AFCV about to land, original Associated Press Ltd, Fleet Street, London, copyright B&W photograph, 15x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British Airways flying boat 'Clare', G-AFCZ, skimming over the sea, original Fleet Street press agency B&W photograph, c1940, 16x12cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
British Airways flying boat 'Clare', G-AFCZ, skimming over the sea, original Fleet Street press agency B&W photograph, c1940, 16x12cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British Airways flying boat 'Clare',  G-AFCZ, taxiing, original Fleet Street press agency B&W photograph, c1940, 16x12cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
British Airways flying boat 'Clare', G-AFCZ, taxiing, original Fleet Street press agency B&W photograph, c1940, 16x12cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) KLM Lockheed Constellation 'The Flying Dutchman', original KLM company PPC, c1946, unused.

Ephemera, Photographs
KLM Lockheed Constellation 'The Flying Dutchman', original KLM company PPC, c1946, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Air France giant flying boat Latecoere 631 'Lionel de Marmier', moored during visit to Geneva, June 12-14, 1948. Few light tone spots on sky, not affecting plane. original B&W 'Flight' copyright photograph, 14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Air France giant flying boat Latecoere 631 'Lionel de Marmier', moored during visit to Geneva, June 12-14, 1948. Few light tone spots on sky, not affecting plane. original B&W 'Flight' copyright photograph, 14x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera)  Five De Havilland 'Vampires' of RAF 54 Squadron flying in formation. In July/August 1948 six Vampires from this squadron made the first jet East-West crossing of the North Atlantic, from Oldham (UK) to Montreal via Iceland, Greenland and Labrador. Also a neat hand drawn map of route, 13x9cm, and small press cutting map. Original Fleet Street, London, copyright B&W photograph, 16x11cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Five De Havilland 'Vampires' of RAF 54 Squadron flying in formation. In July/August 1948 six Vampires from this squadron made the first jet East-West crossing of the North Atlantic, from Oldham (UK) to Montreal via Iceland, Greenland and Labrador. Also a neat hand drawn map of route, 13x9cm, and small press cutting map. Original Fleet Street, London, copyright B&W photograph, 16x11cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera)  Nine De Havilland 'Vampires' of RAF 54 Squadron flying in formation. In July/August 1948 six Vampires from this squadron made the first jet East-West crossing of the North Atlantic, from Oldham (UK) to Montreal via Iceland, Greenland and Labrador, July 1948. Also a neat hand drawn map of route, 13x9cm, and small press cutting map. Originalcopyrightt B&W photograph. 
Also original 1000+ word Daily Telegraph press cutting reporting this flight.

Ephemera, Photographs
Nine De Havilland 'Vampires' of RAF 54 Squadron flying in formation. In July/August 1948 six Vampires from this squadron made the first jet East-West crossing of the North Atlantic, from Oldham (UK) to Montreal via Iceland, Greenland and Labrador, July 1948. Also a neat hand drawn map of route, 13x9cm, and small press cutting map. Originalcopyrightt B&W photograph. Also original 1000+ word Daily Telegraph press cutting reporting this flight.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) R100 in flight. Original 'Fleet Street, London Copyright' B&W press photograph, 15x9cm

Ephemera, Photographs
R100 in flight. Original 'Fleet Street, London Copyright' B&W press photograph, 15x9cm

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Vickers 'Vimy Rolls' aeroplane in flight, original B&W photograph, 10x9cm.  A modified World War I Vickers Vimy bomber, in wich Alcock and Brown made their first non-stop transatlantic flight in June 1919 from St. John's, Newfoundland, to Clifden, Connemara, County Galway, Ireland. Winston Churchill presented them with the Daily Mail prize for the first crossing of the Atlantic Ocean in 'less than 72 consecutive hours' and they were knighted at Windsor Castle by King George V.

Ephemera, Photographs
Vickers 'Vimy Rolls' aeroplane in flight, original B&W photograph, 10x9cm. A modified World War I Vickers Vimy bomber, in wich Alcock and Brown made their first non-stop transatlantic flight in June 1919 from St. John's, Newfoundland, to Clifden, Connemara, County Galway, Ireland. Winston Churchill presented them with the Daily Mail prize for the first crossing of the Atlantic Ocean in 'less than 72 consecutive hours' and they were knighted at Windsor Castle by King George V.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Graf Zeppelin in fight showing good view of cabin and motors, original B&W photograph, 13x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Graf Zeppelin in fight showing good view of cabin and motors, original B&W photograph, 13x10cm.

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(Ephemera) Bellanca monoplane "Leonardo da Vinci" on the ground with Capt. Pond at the controls, original sepia photograph, 6x9cm. Flown, 1934, by George R.Pond and Cesare Sabelli in an attempted non-stop flight from FBF to Rome, but were forced to land at Lahinch after 32 hours due to a fuel system problem. Later they flew to Rome. This was the 8th transatlantic flight.

Ephemera, Photographs
Bellanca monoplane "Leonardo da Vinci" on the ground with Capt. Pond at the controls, original sepia photograph, 6x9cm. Flown, 1934, by George R.Pond and Cesare Sabelli in an attempted non-stop flight from FBF to Rome, but were forced to land at Lahinch after 32 hours due to a fuel system problem. Later they flew to Rome. This was the 8th transatlantic flight.

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(Ephemera) De Havilland 'Vampire III', RAF No 54 squadron, on the tarmac, original B&W photograph, 15x9cm. In July/August 1948 six Vampires from this squadron made the first jet East-West crossing of the North Atlantic, from Oldham (UK) to Montreal via Iceland, Greenland and Labrador.

Ephemera, Photographs
De Havilland 'Vampire III', RAF No 54 squadron, on the tarmac, original B&W photograph, 15x9cm. In July/August 1948 six Vampires from this squadron made the first jet East-West crossing of the North Atlantic, from Oldham (UK) to Montreal via Iceland, Greenland and Labrador.

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(Ephemera) F.80 'Shooting Star' FN-033, one of 16 F.80's of the USAF to make the first West-East flight by jet plane, original Associated Press Ltd, Fleet Street, London copyright B&W photograph, 15x9cm.  Also original UK 200 word press cutting describing arrival in Stornoway.

Ephemera, Photographs
F.80 'Shooting Star' FN-033, one of 16 F.80's of the USAF to make the first West-East flight by jet plane, original Associated Press Ltd, Fleet Street, London copyright B&W photograph, 15x9cm. Also original UK 200 word press cutting describing arrival in Stornoway.

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(Ephemera) BSAA 'Star Lion' on the tarmac, original Central Press B&W copyright photograph, 15x12cm

Ephemera, Photographs
BSAA 'Star Lion' on the tarmac, original Central Press B&W copyright photograph, 15x12cm

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(Ephemera) Balbo Transatlantic mass formation flying boats at anchor off the coast of Londonderry, July 1933,  original Associated Press Ltd, Fleet Street, London,copyright B&W photograph, 15x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Balbo Transatlantic mass formation flying boats at anchor off the coast of Londonderry, July 1933, original Associated Press Ltd, Fleet Street, London,copyright B&W photograph, 15x9cm.

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(Ephemera) General Italo Balbo marching under the 'Arco di Tronfo' after completion of his historic Transatlantic flight. Original PPC, Rome 13/8/1933.

Ephemera, Photographs
General Italo Balbo marching under the 'Arco di Tronfo' after completion of his historic Transatlantic flight. Original PPC, Rome 13/8/1933.

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(Ephemera) Short-Mayo composite, the S.21 Maia registration G-ADHK, and S.20 Mercury registration G-ADHJ, in flight with Mercury flying above Maia. Original B&W press Agency, Fleet Street, London copyright photograph, 15x11cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Short-Mayo composite, the S.21 Maia registration G-ADHK, and S.20 Mercury registration G-ADHJ, in flight with Mercury flying above Maia. Original B&W press Agency, Fleet Street, London copyright photograph, 15x11cm.

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(Ephemera) Captain G.J.Powell joined Imperial Airways in 1930 aged 23 and, in 1937, made the the fastest flight across the Atlantic between Botwood and Foynes in the flying boat Cambria. In 1938 he was appointed operating manager of the Imperial Airways service between Bermuda and New York, sepia head and shoulders photo, 7x3cm, on Churchman's cigarette card.

Ephemera, Photographs
Captain G.J.Powell joined Imperial Airways in 1930 aged 23 and, in 1937, made the the fastest flight across the Atlantic between Botwood and Foynes in the flying boat Cambria. In 1938 he was appointed operating manager of the Imperial Airways service between Bermuda and New York, sepia head and shoulders photo, 7x3cm, on Churchman's cigarette card.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) PANAGRA, single engine Fairchild flying the mail between Arequipa and Lima along the coast of Peru, c1930, modern B&W photo scan, 145x100mm.

Ephemera, Photographs
PANAGRA, single engine Fairchild flying the mail between Arequipa and Lima along the coast of Peru, c1930, modern B&W photo scan, 145x100mm.

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(Ephemera) PANAGRA, Las Palmas airport Lima, aerial view of planes on the ground including Ford Trimotors and Fairchild's, c1930, modern B&W photo scan, 145x100mm.

Ephemera, Photographs
PANAGRA, Las Palmas airport Lima, aerial view of planes on the ground including Ford Trimotors and Fairchild's, c1930, modern B&W photo scan, 145x100mm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) D.H.Heron flying over Nairobi, B&W photo, 10x7cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
D.H.Heron flying over Nairobi, B&W photo, 10x7cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Captain Victor Wright, flight engineer on China Clipper's initial transpacific flight, Head and shoulder in uniform on the initial fight and, in retirement, holding souvenirs of the original mission, original B&W photo, 25x20cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Captain Victor Wright, flight engineer on China Clipper's initial transpacific flight, Head and shoulder in uniform on the initial fight and, in retirement, holding souvenirs of the original mission, original B&W photo, 25x20cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Captains Ed Musik and R.O.D. Sullivan 'on the bridge' of the Pan-American Clipper, c1937, a fine B&W photograph of the period, not a photoscan reproduction, 25x20cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Captains Ed Musik and R.O.D. Sullivan 'on the bridge' of the Pan-American Clipper, c1937, a fine B&W photograph of the period, not a photoscan reproduction, 25x20cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Pan American Airways Pacific Division  storage shed, somewhere along the Trans-Pacific route, c 1937/8, a fine B&W photograph of the period, not a photoscan reproduction, 25x20cm

Ephemera, Photographs
Pan American Airways Pacific Division storage shed, somewhere along the Trans-Pacific route, c 1937/8, a fine B&W photograph of the period, not a photoscan reproduction, 25x20cm

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) China Clipper, Martin M130, flying over the unfinished Golden gate Bridge on inaugural flight to the Orient, carrying the first airmail to the Philippines, a fine B&W photograph of the period, not a photoscan reproduction, 25x20cm, 22/11/ 1935.

Ephemera, Photographs
China Clipper, Martin M130, flying over the unfinished Golden gate Bridge on inaugural flight to the Orient, carrying the first airmail to the Philippines, a fine B&W photograph of the period, not a photoscan reproduction, 25x20cm, 22/11/ 1935.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Alan Cobham, 1st October 1926, arriving back from his record 26,703 mile round trip it Australia and back, steps from his DH-50 Seaplane, floating in the Thames-opposite the House-of-Commons. He came back without engineer Arthur Elliot, who was shot and killed by Bedouin tribesman while flying over Iraq in their record attempt. Superb B&W photograph, 30x20cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Alan Cobham, 1st October 1926, arriving back from his record 26,703 mile round trip it Australia and back, steps from his DH-50 Seaplane, floating in the Thames-opposite the House-of-Commons. He came back without engineer Arthur Elliot, who was shot and killed by Bedouin tribesman while flying over Iraq in their record attempt. Superb B&W photograph, 30x20cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) KLM DC3 "Specht", unloading mailbags from hold to mail van, original B&W press photo, 11x17cm. First registered PH-ALS March 1937, crashed during take off from the airfield of Palembang, Sumatra, 6/10/37, Ni371006.

Ephemera, Photographs
KLM DC3 "Specht", unloading mailbags from hold to mail van, original B&W press photo, 11x17cm. First registered PH-ALS March 1937, crashed during take off from the airfield of Palembang, Sumatra, 6/10/37, Ni371006.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Speke Airport, official B&W photgraph, 20x16cm,  taken in July 1979, in the airport's first month of operation as the hub of the new comprehensive night airmail service. The photo shows airport postal staff assembling mail at night for flights to Bristol, Glasgow, Newcastle and Belfast. Also a copy of a five page article, by Beith, on the Night Air Mails from Speke Airport.

Ephemera, Photographs
Speke Airport, official B&W photgraph, 20x16cm, taken in July 1979, in the airport's first month of operation as the hub of the new comprehensive night airmail service. The photo shows airport postal staff assembling mail at night for flights to Bristol, Glasgow, Newcastle and Belfast. Also a copy of a five page article, by Beith, on the Night Air Mails from Speke Airport.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Warren Williams, CAM17 pilot, original head&shoulders photograph, 10x17cm, c1930.

Ephemera, Photographs
Warren Williams, CAM17 pilot, original head&shoulders photograph, 10x17cm, c1930.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Pan Am Glen Martin flying boat NC14716 'China Clipper' in flight over a city - likely San Francisco. A super original B&W photo, 14x9cm,  c1935.

Ephemera, Photographs
Pan Am Glen Martin flying boat NC14716 'China Clipper' in flight over a city - likely San Francisco. A super original B&W photo, 14x9cm, c1935.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Avro York 'Mansfield' G-AGJD, used in the Berlin Airlift.. A super original B&W photo, 14x9cm,  c1945.

Ephemera, Photographs
Avro York 'Mansfield' G-AGJD, used in the Berlin Airlift.. A super original B&W photo, 14x9cm, c1945.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Avro TudorYork G-AGSU on the round, used in the Berlin Airlift.. A super original B&W photo, 14x9cm,  c1945.

Ephemera, Photographs
Avro TudorYork G-AGSU on the round, used in the Berlin Airlift.. A super original B&W photo, 14x9cm, c1945.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Prague, special postbox for mail to go by Air France, colour photograph, 15x10cm, c 1935.

Ephemera, Photographs
Prague, special postbox for mail to go by Air France, colour photograph, 15x10cm, c 1935.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Railway Air Services DH84 Dragon class G-ACPX on tarmac outside Imperial Airways hangar at Croydon Airport. Super original B&W Fight photo, 17x12cm, c1934.

Ephemera, Photographs
Railway Air Services DH84 Dragon class G-ACPX on tarmac outside Imperial Airways hangar at Croydon Airport. Super original B&W Fight photo, 17x12cm, c1934.

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(Ephemera) Olley Air Services Ltd DH89A Dragon Rapide G-AFEP on the tarmac. A second similar plane can also be seen in the background. Super original B&W photo,  16x11cm,  c1934.

Ephemera, Photographs
Olley Air Services Ltd DH89A Dragon Rapide G-AFEP on the tarmac. A second similar plane can also be seen in the background. Super original B&W photo, 16x11cm, c1934.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) KLM, Fokker F.III, H-NABH. In 1921 the English pilot Gordon Olley inaugurated the air service Amsterdam – Rotterdam – London in this plane.

Ephemera, Photographs
KLM, Fokker F.III, H-NABH. In 1921 the English pilot Gordon Olley inaugurated the air service Amsterdam – Rotterdam – London in this plane.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Bleriot 'Santos Dumont' flying boat at mooring, original official B&W photograph, 14x9cm

Ephemera, Photographs
Bleriot 'Santos Dumont' flying boat at mooring, original official B&W photograph, 14x9cm

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) 'Athena' G-ABTK loading mail at Karachi, B&W photograph, 21x8cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
'Athena' G-ABTK loading mail at Karachi, B&W photograph, 21x8cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) 'Aurora' VT-AEG and 'Astraea', Imperial Airways Atlanta class planes enterng the hangar, original BOAC B&W photo, 14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
'Aurora' VT-AEG and 'Astraea', Imperial Airways Atlanta class planes enterng the hangar, original BOAC B&W photo, 14x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Sikorsky S-55 Helicopter, Belgian Airlines, Sabena offical photograph, 18x24cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Sikorsky S-55 Helicopter, Belgian Airlines, Sabena offical photograph, 18x24cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Sikorsky S-55 Helicopter, Belgian Airlines, Sabena offical photograph, 18x24cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Sikorsky S-55 Helicopter, Belgian Airlines, Sabena offical photograph, 18x24cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Flying boat 'Cavalier'  G-A*UU moored alongside the Bermuda Airport  Imperial Airways terminal, original B&W photograph, c12937, 15x10cm..

Ephemera, Photographs
Flying boat 'Cavalier' G-A*UU moored alongside the Bermuda Airport Imperial Airways terminal, original B&W photograph, c12937, 15x10cm..

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British Airways Lockheed 10 Electra G-AEPR on the tarmac, original B&W photograph c1940, 15x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
British Airways Lockheed 10 Electra G-AEPR on the tarmac, original B&W photograph c1940, 15x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Comet,  a collection of seven original black and white photographs from the 1950s, and nine unused PPC's, showing planes from Air Ceylon, BOAC, Kuwait Airlines, Olympic Airways and Dan Air (16).

Ephemera, Photographs
Comet, a collection of seven original black and white photographs from the 1950s, and nine unused PPC's, showing planes from Air Ceylon, BOAC, Kuwait Airlines, Olympic Airways and Dan Air (16).

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Original black and white photograph, 12x8cm, taken in 1920 of a couple standing on the site that was to become Dum Dum Airport,

Ephemera, Photographs
Original black and white photograph, 12x8cm, taken in 1920 of a couple standing on the site that was to become Dum Dum Airport,

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Atlanta class Imperial Airways liner G-ABTL standing on the tarmac, original black and white photograph, 11x7cm..

Ephemera, Photographs
Atlanta class Imperial Airways liner G-ABTL standing on the tarmac, original black and white photograph, 11x7cm..

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Mayo Composite Aircraft , consisting of two machines a float seaplane Maia which carries the load, and the flying boat Mercury which acts as the porter. A fine sepia photograph with text verso on an original senior service cigarette card, 8x5cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
The Mayo Composite Aircraft , consisting of two machines a float seaplane Maia which carries the load, and the flying boat Mercury which acts as the porter. A fine sepia photograph with text verso on an original senior service cigarette card, 8x5cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways airliner 'Syrinx' on the tarmac at Croydon Airport, large black and white photo card 17x11cm,  unused.

Ephemera, Photographs
Imperial Airways airliner 'Syrinx' on the tarmac at Croydon Airport, large black and white photo card 17x11cm, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways airliner 'Syrinx' undergoing overhaul on the tarmac at Croydon Airport, large black and white photo card 17x11cm,  unused.

Ephemera, Photographs
Imperial Airways airliner 'Syrinx' undergoing overhaul on the tarmac at Croydon Airport, large black and white photo card 17x11cm, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways airliner 'Syrinx' on the tarmac with passengers boarding at Croydon Airport, large black and white photo card 17x11cm,  unused.

Ephemera, Photographs
Imperial Airways airliner 'Syrinx' on the tarmac with passengers boarding at Croydon Airport, large black and white photo card 17x11cm, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) South African Airways Vickers Viscount ZS - CDT in flight, original black and white photograph, 13x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
South African Airways Vickers Viscount ZS - CDT in flight, original black and white photograph, 13x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) City of Jodhpur, DH 66, G-ABCP, ex Western Australian Airways, crashed Salisbury, S Rhodesia  Nov 1935. Original  BOAC B&W photograph.14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
City of Jodhpur, DH 66, G-ABCP, ex Western Australian Airways, crashed Salisbury, S Rhodesia Nov 1935. Original BOAC B&W photograph.14x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Canopus G-ADHL Short S 23C flying boat, B&W PPC, unused.

Ephemera, Photographs
Canopus G-ADHL Short S 23C flying boat, B&W PPC, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) City of Alexandria, G-EBVG, Short Calcutta C class flying boat, moored on the Thames with Houses of Parliament in the background. Original BOAC B&W photograph, 14x9cm, unused.

Ephemera, Photographs
City of Alexandria, G-EBVG, Short Calcutta C class flying boat, moored on the Thames with Houses of Parliament in the background. Original BOAC B&W photograph, 14x9cm, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Catalina Airlines Sikorsky VS 44-A Flying Boat taking off from Catalina Island, Avalon. Beautiful colour photocard, 22x15cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Catalina Airlines Sikorsky VS 44-A Flying Boat taking off from Catalina Island, Avalon. Beautiful colour photocard, 22x15cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) China Clipper, Martin M-130 on the slipway prior to the inaugural flight to the The Orient,, PPC with original B&W photograph, 18x13cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
China Clipper, Martin M-130 on the slipway prior to the inaugural flight to the The Orient,, PPC with original B&W photograph, 18x13cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) China Clipper over San Francisco Bay, city of San Francisco in background. First Westbound flight, Nov 22, 1935. Original B&W photograph 24x19cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
China Clipper over San Francisco Bay, city of San Francisco in background. First Westbound flight, Nov 22, 1935. Original B&W photograph 24x19cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) China Clipper moored at Honolulu, c1939. original B&W photograph, 26x20cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
China Clipper moored at Honolulu, c1939. original B&W photograph, 26x20cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) China Clipper delivering first mail bag to arrive by air at Hawaii, Nov 23, 1935. B&W photograph of the period, 26x21cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
China Clipper delivering first mail bag to arrive by air at Hawaii, Nov 23, 1935. B&W photograph of the period, 26x21cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) China Clipper flying gracefully over docks with city buildings in background, B&W photograph of the period, 23x19cm. A beautiful and evocative photo.

Ephemera, Photographs
China Clipper flying gracefully over docks with city buildings in background, B&W photograph of the period, 23x19cm. A beautiful and evocative photo.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways Short Calcutta G-EBVG 'City of Alexandria' on River Thames by Houses of Parliament, original B&W Flight photograph, 22x16cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Imperial Airways Short Calcutta G-EBVG 'City of Alexandria' on River Thames by Houses of Parliament, original B&W Flight photograph, 22x16cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) DH Leopard Moth VP-YAT arrives from Salisbury, original B&W photograph, c1935, 8x6cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
DH Leopard Moth VP-YAT arrives from Salisbury, original B&W photograph, c1935, 8x6cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) DH Leopard Moth VP-YAY arrives from Biera, original B&W photograph, c1935, 8x6cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
DH Leopard Moth VP-YAY arrives from Biera, original B&W photograph, c1935, 8x6cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) KLM Douglas DC2. PH-AKS, beautiful 'Xmas 1939' B&W photocard, 13x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
KLM Douglas DC2. PH-AKS, beautiful 'Xmas 1939' B&W photocard, 13x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) France here we come, a group of ladies boarding an Imperial Airways aircraft for a likely day's shopping in Paris, circa 1925. A B&W photoscan of the period.

Ephemera, Photographs
France here we come, a group of ladies boarding an Imperial Airways aircraft for a likely day's shopping in Paris, circa 1925. A B&W photoscan of the period.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Clouston and Ricketts record DH88 Comet flight, London-Australia-New Zealand-England, Mar 15, 1938, B&W photograph, 122x20cm, of the plane "Australian Anniversary" at Croydon on completion of their record breaking flight.

Ephemera, Photographs
Clouston and Ricketts record DH88 Comet flight, London-Australia-New Zealand-England, Mar 15, 1938, B&W photograph, 122x20cm, of the plane "Australian Anniversary" at Croydon on completion of their record breaking flight.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Mac Robertson Race, England to Australia, C.W.A.Scott & T.Campbell-Black, original unused Tuck's photocard showing their plane DH 88 G-ACSS 'Grosvenor House' with inset head and shoulders of both pilots with photo prints of their signatures below.

Ephemera, Photographs
Mac Robertson Race, England to Australia, C.W.A.Scott & T.Campbell-Black, original unused Tuck's photocard showing their plane DH 88 G-ACSS 'Grosvenor House' with inset head and shoulders of both pilots with photo prints of their signatures below.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Belgium, De Havilland DH.90 Dragonfly OO-JFN, an B&W photograph of the period . Requisitioned on 10 Sept 1939 by the Belgian Armed Forces to serve as communications aircraft in WWII. Retreating with the Belgian Armed forces in May 1940 it ended up at Montpellier-Frיgorge in France where it was captured by the enemy.

Ephemera, Photographs
Belgium, De Havilland DH.90 Dragonfly OO-JFN, an B&W photograph of the period . Requisitioned on 10 Sept 1939 by the Belgian Armed Forces to serve as communications aircraft in WWII. Retreating with the Belgian Armed forces in May 1940 it ended up at Montpellier-Frיgorge in France where it was captured by the enemy.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) West Coast Air Services, A5 size B&W picture, not photograph, head and shoulders pictures, not photogrph, of six of the company's pilots. attractive, ideal size for collateral item.

Ephemera, Photographs
West Coast Air Services, A5 size B&W picture, not photograph, head and shoulders pictures, not photogrph, of six of the company's pilots. attractive, ideal size for collateral item.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) 1930 Handley Page HP 42 on tarmac with passengers embarking, superb Senior Service cigarette B&W photocard, ideal size for insertion on album leaf.

Ephemera, Photographs
1930 Handley Page HP 42 on tarmac with passengers embarking, superb Senior Service cigarette B&W photocard, ideal size for insertion on album leaf.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Dornier DO X in flight, Wills cigarette card, ideal size for insertion on album leaf.

Ephemera, Photographs
Dornier DO X in flight, Wills cigarette card, ideal size for insertion on album leaf.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Pan Am Canton Island Base, B&W photocard, 15x9cm, showing early phase in the construction of the base for the FAM 19 service, also 150 word explanatory text .

Ephemera, Photographs
Pan Am Canton Island Base, B&W photocard, 15x9cm, showing early phase in the construction of the base for the FAM 19 service, also 150 word explanatory text .

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways 'City of Coventry' – G-AAEJ on the ground, c1934 , original B&W photograph 6"x4".

Ephemera, Photographs
Imperial Airways 'City of Coventry' – G-AAEJ on the ground, c1934 , original B&W photograph 6"x4".

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Short S30 Empire lying Boat "Cabot" reg G-AFCU taxiing, beautiful colour photograph, 12x17cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Short S30 Empire lying Boat "Cabot" reg G-AFCU taxiing, beautiful colour photograph, 12x17cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BOAC Avro York Speedbird 'Manchester' on the tarmac.Original BOAC B&W photo 25x20cm. In the postwar years, BOAC used Yorks on their Cairo to Durban service, which had previously been operated by Shorts flying-boats.[3] They were also used by British South American Airways (BSAAC) on their routes to the Caribbean and South America, until their merger into BOAC in September 1949.

Ephemera, Photographs
BOAC Avro York Speedbird 'Manchester' on the tarmac.Original BOAC B&W photo 25x20cm. In the postwar years, BOAC used Yorks on their Cairo to Durban service, which had previously been operated by Shorts flying-boats.[3] They were also used by British South American Airways (BSAAC) on their routes to the Caribbean and South America, until their merger into BOAC in September 1949.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Avro Lancaster on the tarmac at Hurn, original BOAC photograph, B&W, 20x25cm.  In March 1946, a Lancastrian of BSAA flew the first scheduled flight from the then new London Heathrow Airport.. in 1947  Trans-Canada Air Lines,carried paying civilian passengers and mail in the Lancaster XPPs until they were replaced by Douglas DC-4s.

Ephemera, Photographs
Avro Lancaster on the tarmac at Hurn, original BOAC photograph, B&W, 20x25cm. In March 1946, a Lancastrian of BSAA flew the first scheduled flight from the then new London Heathrow Airport.. in 1947 Trans-Canada Air Lines,carried paying civilian passengers and mail in the Lancaster XPPs until they were replaced by Douglas DC-4s.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Roland Garros arriving at Bizerte after first crossing of the Mediterranean from St. Raphael to Bizerte, 1913, Sep 23, B&W picture, not photograph.

Ephemera, Photographs
Roland Garros arriving at Bizerte after first crossing of the Mediterranean from St. Raphael to Bizerte, 1913, Sep 23, B&W picture, not photograph.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) 

Count Alfred de Monteverde and Marquis George de Monteverdi standing by their  plane, a Bellanca J2 Special, was named de Pinedo in memory of the famous Italian flyer who had perished two years earlier attempting the same flight, B&W photocard 12x 10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Count Alfred de Monteverde and Marquis George de Monteverdi standing by their plane, a Bellanca J2 Special, was named de Pinedo in memory of the famous Italian flyer who had perished two years earlier attempting the same flight, B&W photocard 12x 10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Count Alfred de Monteverde and Marquis George de Monteverdi in civilian clothes standing by a plane '****ceso'.  A B&W print, 12x 10cm, of an earlier photo bearing both their signatures.

Ephemera, Photographs
Count Alfred de Monteverde and Marquis George de Monteverdi in civilian clothes standing by a plane '****ceso'. A B&W print, 12x 10cm, of an earlier photo bearing both their signatures.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Chamberlin and Levine in Budapest after their successful trans-Atlantic flight, original B&W photocard.
They took off from New York on the morning of June 4, 1927 and a few minutes before six on the morning of June 6, 1927, Chamberlin brought the Columbia down just outside the town of Eisleben, Germany. He and Levine had been in the air for over 43 hours and had flown 3,905 miles, breaking Lindbergh's mark by 295.

Ephemera, Photographs
Chamberlin and Levine in Budapest after their successful trans-Atlantic flight, original B&W photocard. They took off from New York on the morning of June 4, 1927 and a few minutes before six on the morning of June 6, 1927, Chamberlin brought the Columbia down just outside the town of Eisleben, Germany. He and Levine had been in the air for over 43 hours and had flown 3,905 miles, breaking Lindbergh's mark by 295.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Bentfield Hucks, British aviation pioneer, 1884-1918, standing by his 70HP Bleriot. Original sepia photocard, few tiny tone spots.

Ephemera, Photographs
Bentfield Hucks, British aviation pioneer, 1884-1918, standing by his 70HP Bleriot. Original sepia photocard, few tiny tone spots.

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(Ephemera) Sikorsky S-43, passengers seated in cabin during flight. Original sepia photograph, 10x8cm, c1936. The S-43 was used primarily by Pan American World Airways for flights to Cuba and within Latin America.

Ephemera, Photographs
Sikorsky S-43, passengers seated in cabin during flight. Original sepia photograph, 10x8cm, c1936. The S-43 was used primarily by Pan American World Airways for flights to Cuba and within Latin America.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Sikorsky S-43 in flight, B&W photograph made from the original negative, 10x8cm, c1936. The S-43 was used primarily by Pan American World Airways for flights to Cuba and within Latin America.

Ephemera, Photographs
Sikorsky S-43 in flight, B&W photograph made from the original negative, 10x8cm, c1936. The S-43 was used primarily by Pan American World Airways for flights to Cuba and within Latin America.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) NC 15067, Sikorsky S-43, NC 15067, nice detailed sepia photograph made from the original negative showing side view, 11x9cm. Delivered to Pan Am in March 1936. Pan Am who assigned this Baby Clipper to Panair do Brasil.

Ephemera, Photographs
NC 15067, Sikorsky S-43, NC 15067, nice detailed sepia photograph made from the original negative showing side view, 11x9cm. Delivered to Pan Am in March 1936. Pan Am who assigned this Baby Clipper to Panair do Brasil.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Sikorsky S-43, uncommon head on view on landing B&W photograph made from the original negative, 9x11cm. The S-43 was used primarily by Pan American World Airways for flights to Cuba and within Latin America.

Ephemera, Photographs
Sikorsky S-43, uncommon head on view on landing B&W photograph made from the original negative, 9x11cm. The S-43 was used primarily by Pan American World Airways for flights to Cuba and within Latin America.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) NC 15067, Sikorsky S-43, NC 15067, nice detailed original sepia photograph showing side view, 11x9cm. Delivered to Pan Am in March 1936. Pan Am who assigned this Baby Clipper to Panair do Brasil.

Ephemera, Photographs
NC 15067, Sikorsky S-43, NC 15067, nice detailed original sepia photograph showing side view, 11x9cm. Delivered to Pan Am in March 1936. Pan Am who assigned this Baby Clipper to Panair do Brasil.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Sikorsky S-42 survey flight to Hawaii 1935, crew arrival in Hawaii, left to right, Radio Officer W.T. Jarboe Jr., Junior Officer Harry R. Canaday, First Officer R.O.D. Sullivan, Captain Edwin C. Musick, Navigator Fred J. Noonan, Engineer Officer Victor A. Wright. B&W photograph made from the original negative, 12x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Sikorsky S-42 survey flight to Hawaii 1935, crew arrival in Hawaii, left to right, Radio Officer W.T. Jarboe Jr., Junior Officer Harry R. Canaday, First Officer R.O.D. Sullivan, Captain Edwin C. Musick, Navigator Fred J. Noonan, Engineer Officer Victor A. Wright. B&W photograph made from the original negative, 12x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Sikorsky S-42 survey flight to Hawaii 1935,  S-42 moored at Ford Island. B&Wphotograph made from the original negative, 12x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Sikorsky S-42 survey flight to Hawaii 1935, S-42 moored at Ford Island. B&Wphotograph made from the original negative, 12x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Sikorsky S-42 survey flight to Hawaii 1935, arrival in Hawaii, crew with local dignitaries, and plane to rear. B&W photograph made from the original negative, 12x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Sikorsky S-42 survey flight to Hawaii 1935, arrival in Hawaii, crew with local dignitaries, and plane to rear. B&W photograph made from the original negative, 12x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Sikorsky S-42 survey flight to Hawaii 1935, crowd awaiting arrival at Pearl Harbour. B&Wphotograph made from the original negative, 12x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Sikorsky S-42 survey flight to Hawaii 1935, crowd awaiting arrival at Pearl Harbour. B&Wphotograph made from the original negative, 12x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Sikorsky S-42 survey flight to Hawaii 1935, crowd greeting S-42 on arrival at Pearl Harbour. B&W photograph made from the original negative, 12x9cm. Tiny corner bend.

Ephemera, Photographs
Sikorsky S-42 survey flight to Hawaii 1935, crowd greeting S-42 on arrival at Pearl Harbour. B&W photograph made from the original negative, 12x9cm. Tiny corner bend.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Sikorsky S-42 survey flight to Hawaii 1935. Three crew members being greeted by local dignitaries on arrival at Pearl Harbour,  B&W photograph taken April 1, 1935, 12x9cm

Ephemera, Photographs
Sikorsky S-42 survey flight to Hawaii 1935. Three crew members being greeted by local dignitaries on arrival at Pearl Harbour, B&W photograph taken April 1, 1935, 12x9cm

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Captain Harold Gray Pan Am pilots uniform, signed B&Wphotograph made from the original negative, 15x10cm, c1940. Faint, non invasive crease, does not detract - see scan.

Ephemera, Photographs
Captain Harold Gray Pan Am pilots uniform, signed B&Wphotograph made from the original negative, 15x10cm, c1940. Faint, non invasive crease, does not detract - see scan.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Capt C. Musik and fellow officers, memorial service for those who died in the crash of the Samoan Clipper on January 11, 1938. B&W photograph made from the original negative taken on 24 Jan, 1938. Names of fellow officers listed on back of photo.

Ephemera, Photographs
Capt C. Musik and fellow officers, memorial service for those who died in the crash of the Samoan Clipper on January 11, 1938. B&W photograph made from the original negative taken on 24 Jan, 1938. Names of fellow officers listed on back of photo.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The 'Cape Town Clipper' NC 18612 on the tarmac,photograph made from the original negative, 15x9cm, signed by Capt. W.M.Masland. The Boeing 314 Clipper was a long-range flying boat produced by the Boeing Airplane Company between 1938 and 1941.Three were sold to BOAC during the Battle of Britain (1940) and delivered in early 1941. (BOAC's three Short S.26 transoceanic flying-boats had been requisitioned by the RAF).

Ephemera, Photographs
The 'Cape Town Clipper' NC 18612 on the tarmac,photograph made from the original negative, 15x9cm, signed by Capt. W.M.Masland. The Boeing 314 Clipper was a long-range flying boat produced by the Boeing Airplane Company between 1938 and 1941.Three were sold to BOAC during the Battle of Britain (1940) and delivered in early 1941. (BOAC's three Short S.26 transoceanic flying-boats had been requisitioned by the RAF).

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways Short Empire flying boat Cavalier, G-ADUU, at mooring.  B&W photograph taken c 1938, 13x8cm. In 1937, Imperial Airways and Pan American World Airways opened up a London-New York-Bermuda flying-boat passenger service. Imperial Airways used Cavalier on the route

Ephemera, Photographs
Imperial Airways Short Empire flying boat Cavalier, G-ADUU, at mooring. B&W photograph taken c 1938, 13x8cm. In 1937, Imperial Airways and Pan American World Airways opened up a London-New York-Bermuda flying-boat passenger service. Imperial Airways used Cavalier on the route

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Pan American Airways System Sikorsky S-42 NC-823M on the tarmac, original B&W photograph made from the original negative, 12x10cm.  Delivered to Pan American in 1934 and  named "West Indies Clipper", then renamed "Pan American Clipper"' then renamed  "Hong Kong Clipper". First used on Latin American, then on Transpacific & Transatlantic routes.

Ephemera, Photographs
Pan American Airways System Sikorsky S-42 NC-823M on the tarmac, original B&W photograph made from the original negative, 12x10cm. Delivered to Pan American in 1934 and named "West Indies Clipper", then renamed "Pan American Clipper"' then renamed "Hong Kong Clipper". First used on Latin American, then on Transpacific & Transatlantic routes.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Sikorsky S-40, 'American Clipper', flying over New York en route to Washington, 1931, original Lindbergh B&W photograph 1931. Pan Am's first  passenger carrying service was initiated on the November 19, 1931, with a S-40 piloted by Charles Lindbergh, flying from Miami, Florida to the Panama Canal Zone.The S-40 was Pan American's first large flying boat. The American Clipper served as the flagship of Pan Am's clipper fleet and this aircraft model was the first to earn the popular designation of "Clipper" or "Pan Am Clipper".

Ephemera, Photographs
Sikorsky S-40, 'American Clipper', flying over New York en route to Washington, 1931, original Lindbergh B&W photograph 1931. Pan Am's first passenger carrying service was initiated on the November 19, 1931, with a S-40 piloted by Charles Lindbergh, flying from Miami, Florida to the Panama Canal Zone.The S-40 was Pan American's first large flying boat. The American Clipper served as the flagship of Pan Am's clipper fleet and this aircraft model was the first to earn the popular designation of "Clipper" or "Pan Am Clipper".

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Amelia Erhart wearing flying jacket and standing alongside fuselage of unknown plane, full length photograph made from the original negative,10x13cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Amelia Erhart wearing flying jacket and standing alongside fuselage of unknown plane, full length photograph made from the original negative,10x13cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Martin 130 (NC14716) Pan American Airways "China Clipper" in hangar undergoing a service,  original B&W photograph, 12x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Martin 130 (NC14716) Pan American Airways "China Clipper" in hangar undergoing a service, original B&W photograph, 12x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Martin 130 (NC14716) Pan American Airways "China Clipper" in hangar undergoing a service,  original B&W photograph, 12x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Martin 130 (NC14716) Pan American Airways "China Clipper" in hangar undergoing a service, original B&W photograph, 12x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Martin 130 (NC14716) Pan American Airways "China Clipper" on the water,  original B&W photograph,  12x7cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Martin 130 (NC14716) Pan American Airways "China Clipper" on the water, original B&W photograph, 12x7cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Martin 130 (NC14716) Pan American Airways "China Clipper" on the water,  original B&W photograph,  12x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Martin 130 (NC14716) Pan American Airways "China Clipper" on the water, original B&W photograph, 12x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Martin 130 (NC14716) Pan American Airways "China Clipper" head on view on the water, original B&W photograph, 12x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Martin 130 (NC14716) Pan American Airways "China Clipper" head on view on the water, original B&W photograph, 12x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Martin 130 (NC14716) Pan American Airways "China Clipper"ready for first contract airmail to Manila, Nov 22, 1935, original B&W photograph, 15x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Martin 130 (NC14716) Pan American Airways "China Clipper"ready for first contract airmail to Manila, Nov 22, 1935, original B&W photograph, 15x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Martin 130 (NC14716) Pan American Airways "China Clipper" on the water, original B&W photograph, 15x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Martin 130 (NC14716) Pan American Airways "China Clipper" on the water, original B&W photograph, 15x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Lidbergh and John Hambleton , Vice President of Pan Am, standing side by side in civvies, at the time of their flight together, on February 1929, on the inaugural flight from Miami to Panama, thus instituting the first airmail service between the US and Central America. An original International Newsreel photograph, 20x15cm. Some non invasive damage to lower rh edge, and a well off centre scratch on Hambleton's jacket - but a rare and historic photo not withstanding. See scan.

Ephemera, Photographs
Lidbergh and John Hambleton , Vice President of Pan Am, standing side by side in civvies, at the time of their flight together, on February 1929, on the inaugural flight from Miami to Panama, thus instituting the first airmail service between the US and Central America. An original International Newsreel photograph, 20x15cm. Some non invasive damage to lower rh edge, and a well off centre scratch on Hambleton's jacket - but a rare and historic photo not withstanding. See scan.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BOAC PBY Catalina flying boat, 1941 UK to Lagos, 1943 Perth(Australia) to Ceylon after regular routes had been cut by enemy action. Original BOAC photograph. 25x21cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
BOAC PBY Catalina flying boat, 1941 UK to Lagos, 1943 Perth(Australia) to Ceylon after regular routes had been cut by enemy action. Original BOAC photograph. 25x21cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BOAC Sunderland flying boat G-AGKY 'Hungerford' flying over the Pyramids. In 1946 first commercial flying boat to visit China and Japan, sold to Aquilla Airways in 1948. Original BOAC B&W photograph 26x21cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
BOAC Sunderland flying boat G-AGKY 'Hungerford' flying over the Pyramids. In 1946 first commercial flying boat to visit China and Japan, sold to Aquilla Airways in 1948. Original BOAC B&W photograph 26x21cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) National Aviation Day Display, Handley Page G-EBMR and DH.82A Tiger Moth G-ABUL in flight with aircraft of Cobham's Flying Circus, real photo B&$ PPC, unused.

Ephemera, Photographs
National Aviation Day Display, Handley Page G-EBMR and DH.82A Tiger Moth G-ABUL in flight with aircraft of Cobham's Flying Circus, real photo B&$ PPC, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways HP 42. G-AAXE Hengist on the tarmac, original Tucks B&W original 'real photograph'  PPC.

Ephemera, Photographs
Imperial Airways HP 42. G-AAXE Hengist on the tarmac, original Tucks B&W original 'real photograph' PPC.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways 'Argosy' passenger saloon with steward and drinks bar, B&W real photo card c1928. The Argosy implemented the luxury 'Silver Wing' service, from London to Paris. Two seats were removed, and replaced with a bar, and a steward was in attendance.

Ephemera, Photographs
Imperial Airways 'Argosy' passenger saloon with steward and drinks bar, B&W real photo card c1928. The Argosy implemented the luxury 'Silver Wing' service, from London to Paris. Two seats were removed, and replaced with a bar, and a steward was in attendance.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) First Imperial Airways Transatlantic Cargo Flight, original B&W photo of the 'Short Mayo' composite aircraft at mooring, 8x6cm, mounted on card and signed "A.J.Coster, Radio Officer, Atlantic Flight, July 1938"

Ephemera, Photographs
First Imperial Airways Transatlantic Cargo Flight, original B&W photo of the 'Short Mayo' composite aircraft at mooring, 8x6cm, mounted on card and signed "A.J.Coster, Radio Officer, Atlantic Flight, July 1938"

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The 'Short Mayo' composite aircraft G-ADHK at mooring with insets of 'Mercry' and 'Maia', original Valentine's B&W photocard, unused. It undertook the First Imperial Airways Transatlantic Cargo Flight on 220 July, 1938.,

Ephemera, Photographs
The 'Short Mayo' composite aircraft G-ADHK at mooring with insets of 'Mercry' and 'Maia', original Valentine's B&W photocard, unused. It undertook the First Imperial Airways Transatlantic Cargo Flight on 220 July, 1938.,

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Hindenburg, a complete souvenir set of 12 showing various stages in the construction of  the LZ 129, half size photo cards, .5x2.5 inches, each card numbered. Scarce.

Ephemera, Photographs
Hindenburg, a complete souvenir set of 12 showing various stages in the construction of the LZ 129, half size photo cards, .5x2.5 inches, each card numbered. Scarce.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BOAC Handley Page Hermes G-ALDM 'Hero' flying over the Needles, Isle of Wight, original BOAC photograph, 20x25cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
BOAC Handley Page Hermes G-ALDM 'Hero' flying over the Needles, Isle of Wight, original BOAC photograph, 20x25cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BOAC Comet 1, reg G-ALZK, in flight, original BOAC photograph, 20x25cm..
This, the second prototype, was registered in July 1950 and it was used by the BOAC Comet Unit at Hurn from April 1951 to carry out 500 flying hours of crew training and route proving.

Ephemera, Photographs
BOAC Comet 1, reg G-ALZK, in flight, original BOAC photograph, 20x25cm.. This, the second prototype, was registered in July 1950 and it was used by the BOAC Comet Unit at Hurn from April 1951 to carry out 500 flying hours of crew training and route proving.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways De Havilland air liner "Frobisher" on the tarmac, was designed in 1936 as a trans-Atlantic mail plane, B&W photocard, unused.

Ephemera, Photographs
Imperial Airways De Havilland air liner "Frobisher" on the tarmac, was designed in 1936 as a trans-Atlantic mail plane, B&W photocard, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) "Cordelia" C Class Short Empire flying boat at mooring, Imperial Airways, later BOAC, to RAF in 1940 (as AX660), returned to BOAC in 1941 (as G-AEUD). original B&W 'Real Photographs Co Ltd' photograph.

Ephemera, Photographs
"Cordelia" C Class Short Empire flying boat at mooring, Imperial Airways, later BOAC, to RAF in 1940 (as AX660), returned to BOAC in 1941 (as G-AEUD). original B&W 'Real Photographs Co Ltd' photograph.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Welcome to France, a group of ladies handing their passports to French customs officers whilst standing beside an Imperial Airways aircraft, B&W photoscan of the period, c1925,

Ephemera, Photographs
Welcome to France, a group of ladies handing their passports to French customs officers whilst standing beside an Imperial Airways aircraft, B&W photoscan of the period, c1925,

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Miss Kenya, G-EBIR, one of only three DH.51's ever built.Built in 1925 and exported to Kenya in 1929, lovely colour photo of fuselage with name 'Miss Kenya' clearly visible, wings and cockpit, on airstrip, 10x15cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Miss Kenya, G-EBIR, one of only three DH.51's ever built.Built in 1925 and exported to Kenya in 1929, lovely colour photo of fuselage with name 'Miss Kenya' clearly visible, wings and cockpit, on airstrip, 10x15cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Miss Kenya, G-EBIR, one of only three DH.51's ever built.Built in 1925 and exported to Kenya in 1929, lovely colour photo of plane on airstrip, 10x15cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Miss Kenya, G-EBIR, one of only three DH.51's ever built.Built in 1925 and exported to Kenya in 1929, lovely colour photo of plane on airstrip, 10x15cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) DH.90A Dragonfly VP-KCS registered to Wilson Airways, Nairobi 1838, B&W photograph 10x15cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
DH.90A Dragonfly VP-KCS registered to Wilson Airways, Nairobi 1838, B&W photograph 10x15cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Sudan, Bor landing ground, a small government post 980 miles south of Khartoum. B&W photo, 15x20cm, of a newspaper picture taken during the 1926 RAF Cairo-Cape Town flight.

Ephemera, Photographs
Sudan, Bor landing ground, a small government post 980 miles south of Khartoum. B&W photo, 15x20cm, of a newspaper picture taken during the 1926 RAF Cairo-Cape Town flight.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) 22322  Horsa HP 42E G-AAUC on the ground loading fuel drums, B&W photo 10x16cm. Intended for the Africa and India services and based in Cairo. First flew on 11 September 1931.

Ephemera, Photographs
22322 Horsa HP 42E G-AAUC on the ground loading fuel drums, B&W photo 10x16cm. Intended for the Africa and India services and based in Cairo. First flew on 11 September 1931.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) De Havilland DH.91 Albatross, temporary reg E2, built as a mail carrier fr Imperial Airways 1939.
Used a ply-balsa-ply sandwich construction for its fuselage which was later made famous in the de Havilland Mosquito bomber. Original copyright B&W photograph, 14x8cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
De Havilland DH.91 Albatross, temporary reg E2, built as a mail carrier fr Imperial Airways 1939. Used a ply-balsa-ply sandwich construction for its fuselage which was later made famous in the de Havilland Mosquito bomber. Original copyright B&W photograph, 14x8cm.

Perceived Value

(Zephemera) Alcock and Brown's vIckers Vimy, June 1919, B&W photograph, 13x8cm.

Zephemera, Photographs
Alcock and Brown's vIckers Vimy, June 1919, B&W photograph, 13x8cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Birmingham, Air Mail van making collection from British Industries Trade Fair, Castle Bromwich, 1934, B&W photograph, 7x9cm, by courtesy of the Birmingham Gazette.

Ephemera, Photographs
Birmingham, Air Mail van making collection from British Industries Trade Fair, Castle Bromwich, 1934, B&W photograph, 7x9cm, by courtesy of the Birmingham Gazette.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Junkers 46 floatplane registered D-2244 alongside the Europa, the vessels from which it operated. B&W reproduction photograph, 14x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Junkers 46 floatplane registered D-2244 alongside the Europa, the vessels from which it operated. B&W reproduction photograph, 14x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Junkers 46, D-4291 'Sirus' mailplane converted to seaplane D-UHYL and used on board NDL steam ship 'Bremen'. B&W reproduction photograph, 12x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Junkers 46, D-4291 'Sirus' mailplane converted to seaplane D-UHYL and used on board NDL steam ship 'Bremen'. B&W reproduction photograph, 12x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Lloyd Aero Boliviano fleet of Junkers F-13's, Cachambaba, April 1928, B&W photograph, 14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Lloyd Aero Boliviano fleet of Junkers F-13's, Cachambaba, April 1928, B&W photograph, 14x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Lloyd Aero Boliviano Junkers F-13 'Mamore' operating at Ribertalta in the North of Bolivia, reproduction B&W photograph, 14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Lloyd Aero Boliviano Junkers F-13 'Mamore' operating at Ribertalta in the North of Bolivia, reproduction B&W photograph, 14x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Lloyd Aero Boliviano, close up of Junkers F-13 with, from left to right, Dr. Anibal Pena, Director of LAB, Herman Schroth, chief pilot, and a second pilot Helmers,  B&W photograph, 14x8cm, c1930.

Ephemera, Photographs
Lloyd Aero Boliviano, close up of Junkers F-13 with, from left to right, Dr. Anibal Pena, Director of LAB, Herman Schroth, chief pilot, and a second pilot Helmers, B&W photograph, 14x8cm, c1930.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Panagra DC3 NC 25652 on the tarmac at Lima c1938, B&W photograph, 15x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Panagra DC3 NC 25652 on the tarmac at Lima c1938, B&W photograph, 15x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Panagra Ford 5-AT Trimotor NC 433H on tarmac at Trujillo. This  was introduced with the development of the route to Argentina where a more powerful plane was needed to fly the Andes. B&W photo, 14x5cm, c1929.

Ephemera, Photographs
Panagra Ford 5-AT Trimotor NC 433H on tarmac at Trujillo. This was introduced with the development of the route to Argentina where a more powerful plane was needed to fly the Andes. B&W photo, 14x5cm, c1929.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Panagra hangar at Limatambo airport, Peru, with DC3, DC2 and Ford Trimotor on tarmav, c1938. B&W photograph, 15x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
The Panagra hangar at Limatambo airport, Peru, with DC3, DC2 and Ford Trimotor on tarmav, c1938. B&W photograph, 15x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Panagra Ford Trimotor NC402H (San Pablo) being refuelled at Tacna, c1930. B&W photograph, 17x11cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Panagra Ford Trimotor NC402H (San Pablo) being refuelled at Tacna, c1930. B&W photograph, 17x11cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Dornier Wal taxi-ing onto the drag sail towewd behind the 'Westfalen' prior to being lifted aboard. B&W photograph, 10x12cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Dornier Wal taxi-ing onto the drag sail towewd behind the 'Westfalen' prior to being lifted aboard. B&W photograph, 10x12cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Ostermark catapult ship, B&W photograph, 14x6cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Ostermark catapult ship, B&W photograph, 14x6cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Westfalen catapult ship, also showing a Dornier Wal in the process of being launched, B&W photografph, 14x6cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
The Westfalen catapult ship, also showing a Dornier Wal in the process of being launched, B&W photografph, 14x6cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Schwabenland showing a plane being catapulted off the stern, B&W photograph, 14x7cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
The Schwabenland showing a plane being catapulted off the stern, B&W photograph, 14x7cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The eight ton Dornier Wal being launched during trials in late 1932, B&W photograph, 14x8cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
The eight ton Dornier Wal being launched during trials in late 1932, B&W photograph, 14x8cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Trans-Atlantic catapult mail, plane being accelerated to 140 km/hr at take off. The cruising height over the ocean was 10-15 metres to take advantage of the 'ground effect' which was claimed to increase the speed by 15 km/hr. B&W photograph, 15x7cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Trans-Atlantic catapult mail, plane being accelerated to 140 km/hr at take off. The cruising height over the ocean was 10-15 metres to take advantage of the 'ground effect' which was claimed to increase the speed by 15 km/hr. B&W photograph, 15x7cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) "The Heart's Content", DH Puss Moth used by James Mollison on his Atlantic flight, August 1932. B&W photograph of the period, 12x7cm, showing cabin, wing struts and the plane's name.

Ephemera, Photographs
"The Heart's Content", DH Puss Moth used by James Mollison on his Atlantic flight, August 1932. B&W photograph of the period, 12x7cm, showing cabin, wing struts and the plane's name.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The world's first jet-propelled flying boat fighter, Sxaunders-Roe SR/A1 taxiing off Cowes, Isle of Wight, 31/7/1947. BBC Hulton Picture Library.

Ephemera, Photographs
The world's first jet-propelled flying boat fighter, Sxaunders-Roe SR/A1 taxiing off Cowes, Isle of Wight, 31/7/1947. BBC Hulton Picture Library.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) TEAL Jet Prop in full livery flying over mountain scenery in New Zealand, attractive colour PPC, used.

Ephemera, Photographs
TEAL Jet Prop in full livery flying over mountain scenery in New Zealand, attractive colour PPC, used.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Qantas B 707 in flight, attractive colour PPC, used.

Ephemera, Photographs
Qantas B 707 in flight, attractive colour PPC, used.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Clouston and Ricketts standing beside their DH Comet in Cyprus where their first attempt on the England-Australia record ended due to undercarriage problems. The plane, a DH Comet, had been renamed  "Australian Anniversary" for this, their first attempt, which started on February 6, 1938. B&W photo, 12x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Clouston and Ricketts standing beside their DH Comet in Cyprus where their first attempt on the England-Australia record ended due to undercarriage problems. The plane, a DH Comet, had been renamed "Australian Anniversary" for this, their first attempt, which started on February 6, 1938. B&W photo, 12x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Clouston and Ricketts arriving in Sydney three days and nine hours after their second, and this time successful  attempt on the England-Australia record which began on March 15. The plane, a DH Comet, which had been renamed  "Australian Anniversary" for the Australian sesquicentenial, is shown surrounded by a crowd of well wishers who had broken through the police cordon.. B&W photo, 12x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Clouston and Ricketts arriving in Sydney three days and nine hours after their second, and this time successful attempt on the England-Australia record which began on March 15. The plane, a DH Comet, which had been renamed "Australian Anniversary" for the Australian sesquicentenial, is shown surrounded by a crowd of well wishers who had broken through the police cordon.. B&W photo, 12x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) DH Comet 106, BEAG-APMB, original photograph, 9x14cm,  published by the Real Photographs Co Ltdt, c1960. It was the very first jet aircraft to enter service with BEA which later went on to become the European division of British Airways.

Ephemera, Photographs
DH Comet 106, BEAG-APMB, original photograph, 9x14cm, published by the Real Photographs Co Ltdt, c1960. It was the very first jet aircraft to enter service with BEA which later went on to become the European division of British Airways.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) CINDA unused publicity card, c1931,  showing single engined Fokker F-AJBJ used between Vienna and Bucharest.

Ephemera, Photographs
CINDA unused publicity card, c1931, showing single engined Fokker F-AJBJ used between Vienna and Bucharest.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Short S30 C Class flying boat 'Clyde' at mooring. The first Southampton to Karachi service was by G-AFCX Clyde on 3rd July 1939. On 1st November 1939, Imperial Airways ceased to exist with the creation of BOAC, the British Overseas Airways Corporation. The transatlantic link was resumed in 1940, when the darkly painted and camouflaged Short S.30s G-AFCX Clyde and G-AFCZ Clare made six return crossings of the Atlantic with passengers. Original  'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 15x9cm, c1940.

Ephemera, Photographs
Short S30 C Class flying boat 'Clyde' at mooring. The first Southampton to Karachi service was by G-AFCX Clyde on 3rd July 1939. On 1st November 1939, Imperial Airways ceased to exist with the creation of BOAC, the British Overseas Airways Corporation. The transatlantic link was resumed in 1940, when the darkly painted and camouflaged Short S.30s G-AFCX Clyde and G-AFCZ Clare made six return crossings of the Atlantic with passengers. Original 'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 15x9cm, c1940.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Short S30 C Class flying boat 'Golden Hind' at mooring. Impressed into RAF service in 1940
(along with its crew, before it could start civilian operation. Returned to BOAC in December 1941 where it was employed on other routes in UK and West Africa until the end of the war, and remained in service with BOAC until retired in 1947. Original  'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 15x9cm, c1940.

Ephemera, Photographs
Short S30 C Class flying boat 'Golden Hind' at mooring. Impressed into RAF service in 1940 (along with its crew, before it could start civilian operation. Returned to BOAC in December 1941 where it was employed on other routes in UK and West Africa until the end of the war, and remained in service with BOAC until retired in 1947. Original 'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 15x9cm, c1940.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) S.33 Empire Flying Boat G-AFPZ 'Clifton' on the water. Leased from BOAC to RAAF, 12/03/42. With 41 Sqn Coded DB-B. Allotted to 33 Sqn, 14/03/42. Released from RAAF service 26/06/43 bought by QEA, registered then as VH-ACD. Clifton VH-ACD, HUSSEY and ASHLEY, was lost during a training landing accident at Rose Bay, Sydney 18/01/44. Original  'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 14x9cm, c1940.

Ephemera, Photographs
S.33 Empire Flying Boat G-AFPZ 'Clifton' on the water. Leased from BOAC to RAAF, 12/03/42. With 41 Sqn Coded DB-B. Allotted to 33 Sqn, 14/03/42. Released from RAAF service 26/06/43 bought by QEA, registered then as VH-ACD. Clifton VH-ACD, HUSSEY and ASHLEY, was lost during a training landing accident at Rose Bay, Sydney 18/01/44. Original 'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 14x9cm, c1940.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Short S.30 G-AFCV 'Caribou' on the tarmac, inaugurated a weekly mail service on 5 August 1939 over the Southampton-Foynes-Botwood-Montreal-New York route, and was the  flown by Capt. J.C. Kelly Rogers. B&W photoscan, 15x10 cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Short S.30 G-AFCV 'Caribou' on the tarmac, inaugurated a weekly mail service on 5 August 1939 over the Southampton-Foynes-Botwood-Montreal-New York route, and was the flown by Capt. J.C. Kelly Rogers. B&W photoscan, 15x10 cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Heinkel HE 12 (registration D-1717) on board SS Bremen when she departed on her maiden voyage in 1929. The Heinkel HE 12 D-17171 was a pontoon-equipped mail plane designed to be launched by catapult from a liner at sea. B&W reproduction photograph, 15x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Heinkel HE 12 (registration D-1717) on board SS Bremen when she departed on her maiden voyage in 1929. The Heinkel HE 12 D-17171 was a pontoon-equipped mail plane designed to be launched by catapult from a liner at sea. B&W reproduction photograph, 15x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Thor Solberg, the arctic explorer, flew a single engine amphibian plane from New York to Denmark in easy stages during August and September of 1935 to prove the navigational ability of aircraft in the Arctic. Signed original head and shoulders B&W photograph, 13x11cm, inscribed ' To A. Phillips (the specialist airmail dealer), With best regards, Thor Solberg'.

Ephemera, Photographs
Thor Solberg, the arctic explorer, flew a single engine amphibian plane from New York to Denmark in easy stages during August and September of 1935 to prove the navigational ability of aircraft in the Arctic. Signed original head and shoulders B&W photograph, 13x11cm, inscribed ' To A. Phillips (the specialist airmail dealer), With best regards, Thor Solberg'.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Graf Zeppelin, official photocard showing rear machine gondola, with mechanics in attendance, 9x6cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Graf Zeppelin, official photocard showing rear machine gondola, with mechanics in attendance, 9x6cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Graf Zeppelin, official photocard showing passenger cabin, 9x6cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Graf Zeppelin, official photocard showing passenger cabin, 9x6cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Graf Zeppelin, official photocard showing navigation deck, 9x6cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Graf Zeppelin, official photocard showing navigation deck, 9x6cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Graf Zeppelin, official photocard ,on the Lake Constance, 9x6cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Graf Zeppelin, official photocard ,on the Lake Constance, 9x6cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Graf Zeppelin, official photocard showing passenger compartment with dining tables, 9x6cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Graf Zeppelin, official photocard showing passenger compartment with dining tables, 9x6cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Graf Zeppelin, official photocard showing passengers exiting from gondola, 9x6cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Graf Zeppelin, official photocard showing passengers exiting from gondola, 9x6cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Graf Zeppelin, official photocard showing Zeppelin exiting from hangar, 9x6cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Graf Zeppelin, official photocard showing Zeppelin exiting from hangar, 9x6cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The NC-4 sealane, unused original sepia photograph, 13x10cm. The NC4 was a  designed by Glenn Curtiss and his team, and manufactured by Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company. In May 1919, the NC-4 became the first aircraft to fly across the Atlantic Ocean, starting in the United States and making the crossing as far as Lisbon, Portugal, in 19 days.

Ephemera, Photographs
The NC-4 sealane, unused original sepia photograph, 13x10cm. The NC4 was a designed by Glenn Curtiss and his team, and manufactured by Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company. In May 1919, the NC-4 became the first aircraft to fly across the Atlantic Ocean, starting in the United States and making the crossing as far as Lisbon, Portugal, in 19 days.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Guinea Airways Lockheed Electra VH-UXI, on the ground at Cootamundra aerodrome, May 26th, 1938. Original B&W photograph, 9x6.5cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Guinea Airways Lockheed Electra VH-UXI, on the ground at Cootamundra aerodrome, May 26th, 1938. Original B&W photograph, 9x6.5cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Passengers alongside Guinea Airways Lockheed Electra VH-UXI on the ground at Cootamundra aerodrome, May 26th, 1938. Original B&W photograph, 9x6.5cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Passengers alongside Guinea Airways Lockheed Electra VH-UXI on the ground at Cootamundra aerodrome, May 26th, 1938. Original B&W photograph, 9x6.5cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Two passengers alongside Guinea Airways Lockheed Electra VH-UXI on the ground at Cootamundra aerodrome, May 26th, 1938. Original B&W photograph, 9x6.5cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Two passengers alongside Guinea Airways Lockheed Electra VH-UXI on the ground at Cootamundra aerodrome, May 26th, 1938. Original B&W photograph, 9x6.5cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Guinea Airways Lockheed Electra VH-UXI, on the ground at Cootamundra aerodrome, May 26th, 1938. Original B&W photograph, 9x6.5cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Guinea Airways Lockheed Electra VH-UXI, on the ground at Cootamundra aerodrome, May 26th, 1938. Original B&W photograph, 9x6.5cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Instone Airline De Haviland 34, reg G-EBBW 'City of Chicago', on arrival from cross channel crossing from Cologne. Original sepia photograph, 22nd March, 1922, 13x8cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Instone Airline De Haviland 34, reg G-EBBW 'City of Chicago', on arrival from cross channel crossing from Cologne. Original sepia photograph, 22nd March, 1922, 13x8cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Instone Airline De Haviland 34, reg G-EBBX, on the ground, c1922.  'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 15x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Instone Airline De Haviland 34, reg G-EBBX, on the ground, c1922. 'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 15x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) DH.14A, a two-seat long-range mail plane registered G-EAPY, was bought by F.S. Cotton who intended to try for the Australian government's £10,000 prize for a flight between England and Australia. His plans were overtaken by events when Keith and Ross Smith won the prize before Cotton was ready. The aircraft did attempt the first flight between London and Cape Town in February 1920, but it only got as far as Italy, where it force-landed near Messina. B&W photograph published by Real Photographs Co Ltd, 14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
DH.14A, a two-seat long-range mail plane registered G-EAPY, was bought by F.S. Cotton who intended to try for the Australian government's £10,000 prize for a flight between England and Australia. His plans were overtaken by events when Keith and Ross Smith won the prize before Cotton was ready. The aircraft did attempt the first flight between London and Cape Town in February 1920, but it only got as far as Italy, where it force-landed near Messina. B&W photograph published by Real Photographs Co Ltd, 14x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Daimler Airways DH34 G-EBBS on the ground. Crashed at Ivinghoe Beacon, Buckinghamshire whilst on a flight from Croydon to Manchester, Lancashire on 14 September 1923. Original sepia
photograph, 13x8cm, 'Real Photographs Co. Ltd'.

Ephemera, Photographs
Daimler Airways DH34 G-EBBS on the ground. Crashed at Ivinghoe Beacon, Buckinghamshire whilst on a flight from Croydon to Manchester, Lancashire on 14 September 1923. Original sepia photograph, 13x8cm, 'Real Photographs Co. Ltd'.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Awarua, at mooring. Delivered to Imperial Airways, London - April 21, 1939 and first flown as G-AFCY,April 20, 1939, and named 'Captain Cook' Earmarked for delivery to Tasman Empire Airways Ltd from outset but began services Southampton-Karachi pending arrival of AW27 fleet for Imperial Airways,July 1939. Departed Southampton on delivery flight to New Zealand - March 15, 1940. Entered onto New Zealand Aircraft Register as ZK-AMC - March 1940 where Registered to Tasman Empire Airways as 'Awarua'. Original  'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 15x9cm, c1940.

Ephemera, Photographs
Awarua, at mooring. Delivered to Imperial Airways, London - April 21, 1939 and first flown as G-AFCY,April 20, 1939, and named 'Captain Cook' Earmarked for delivery to Tasman Empire Airways Ltd from outset but began services Southampton-Karachi pending arrival of AW27 fleet for Imperial Airways,July 1939. Departed Southampton on delivery flight to New Zealand - March 15, 1940. Entered onto New Zealand Aircraft Register as ZK-AMC - March 1940 where Registered to Tasman Empire Airways as 'Awarua'. Original 'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 15x9cm, c1940.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Awarua, at mooring. Delivered to Imperial Airways, London - April 21, 1939 and first flown as G-AFCY,April 20, 1939, and named 'Captain Cook' Earmarked for delivery to Tasman Empire Airways Ltd from outset but began services Southampton-Karachi pending arrival of AW27 fleet for Imperial Airways,July 1939. Departed Southampton on delivery flight to New Zealand - March 15, 1940. Entered onto New Zealand Aircraft Register as ZK-AMC - March 1940 where Registered to Tasman Empire Airways as 'Awarua'. Original  'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 15x9cm, c1940.

Ephemera, Photographs
Awarua, at mooring. Delivered to Imperial Airways, London - April 21, 1939 and first flown as G-AFCY,April 20, 1939, and named 'Captain Cook' Earmarked for delivery to Tasman Empire Airways Ltd from outset but began services Southampton-Karachi pending arrival of AW27 fleet for Imperial Airways,July 1939. Departed Southampton on delivery flight to New Zealand - March 15, 1940. Entered onto New Zealand Aircraft Register as ZK-AMC - March 1940 where Registered to Tasman Empire Airways as 'Awarua'. Original 'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 15x9cm, c1940.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) “Aotearoa”, on 28 August 1939 TEAL's Empire class flying boat ZK-AMA  inaugurated the trans-Tasman leg of the international New Zealand to England service. Original  'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 15x9cm, c1940.

Ephemera, Photographs
“Aotearoa”, on 28 August 1939 TEAL's Empire class flying boat ZK-AMA inaugurated the trans-Tasman leg of the international New Zealand to England service. Original 'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 15x9cm, c1940.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Short S-30C Empire Flying Boat 'Awarua'. Registered ZK-AMC - March 1940 to Tasman Empire Airways Ltd. Flew first connecting Horseshoe Route flight Auckland-Sydney - June 11, 1940. Flight crew: Capts J.W. Burgess, K. Brownjohn. Flew its final Sydney-Auckland service - June 12, 1947 having flown over 1,400,000 air miles. Original  'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 15x9cm, c1940.

Ephemera, Photographs
Short S-30C Empire Flying Boat 'Awarua'. Registered ZK-AMC - March 1940 to Tasman Empire Airways Ltd. Flew first connecting Horseshoe Route flight Auckland-Sydney - June 11, 1940. Flight crew: Capts J.W. Burgess, K. Brownjohn. Flew its final Sydney-Auckland service - June 12, 1947 having flown over 1,400,000 air miles. Original 'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 15x9cm, c1940.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) G-AFCZ AUSTRALIA/CLARE at mooring. Originally allotted to TEAL it never reached New Zealand, being retained by IAL and BOAC. After being out of service for three months to repair it was re-named CLARE. On 3 August 1940 the transatlantic link, which had ceased on the outset of WWII, was resumed in when the camouflaged Short S.30s G-AFCX Clyde and G-AFCZ Clare made six return crossings of the Atlantic with passengers.The first trip was flown by Capt J C Kelly Rogers. The following year the 'Cathay' and 'Clare' maintained the Poole-Foynes shuttle, while the Atlantic crossing was given over to BOAC's newly acquired Boeings. Original  'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 15x9cm, c1940.

Ephemera, Photographs
G-AFCZ AUSTRALIA/CLARE at mooring. Originally allotted to TEAL it never reached New Zealand, being retained by IAL and BOAC. After being out of service for three months to repair it was re-named CLARE. On 3 August 1940 the transatlantic link, which had ceased on the outset of WWII, was resumed in when the camouflaged Short S.30s G-AFCX Clyde and G-AFCZ Clare made six return crossings of the Atlantic with passengers.The first trip was flown by Capt J C Kelly Rogers. The following year the 'Cathay' and 'Clare' maintained the Poole-Foynes shuttle, while the Atlantic crossing was given over to BOAC's newly acquired Boeings. Original 'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 15x9cm, c1940.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) G-AFCZ AUSTRALIA/CLARE at mooring. Originally allotted to TEAL it never reached New Zealand, being retained by IAL and BOAC. After being out of service for three months to repair it was re-named CLARE. On 3 August 1940 the transatlantic link, which had ceased on the outset of WWII, was resumed in when the camouflaged Short S.30s G-AFCX Clyde and G-AFCZ Clare made six return crossings of the Atlantic with passengers.The first trip was flown by Capt J C Kelly Rogers. The following year the 'Cathay' and 'Clare' maintained the Poole-Foynes shuttle, while the Atlantic crossing was given over to BOAC's newly acquired Boeings. Original  'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 15x9cm, c1940.

Ephemera, Photographs
G-AFCZ AUSTRALIA/CLARE at mooring. Originally allotted to TEAL it never reached New Zealand, being retained by IAL and BOAC. After being out of service for three months to repair it was re-named CLARE. On 3 August 1940 the transatlantic link, which had ceased on the outset of WWII, was resumed in when the camouflaged Short S.30s G-AFCX Clyde and G-AFCZ Clare made six return crossings of the Atlantic with passengers.The first trip was flown by Capt J C Kelly Rogers. The following year the 'Cathay' and 'Clare' maintained the Poole-Foynes shuttle, while the Atlantic crossing was given over to BOAC's newly acquired Boeings. Original 'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 15x9cm, c1940.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Golden Horn G-AFCK, designed as an enlarged Short C-Class Empire flying boat. In 1940 impressed (along with their crews) into the RAF, before it could start civilian operation. In December 1941 returned, to BOAC and fitted out for 40 passengers in 'austerity' seating to operate between the UK and Nigeria. Original  'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 15x9cm, c1940.

Ephemera, Photographs
Golden Horn G-AFCK, designed as an enlarged Short C-Class Empire flying boat. In 1940 impressed (along with their crews) into the RAF, before it could start civilian operation. In December 1941 returned, to BOAC and fitted out for 40 passengers in 'austerity' seating to operate between the UK and Nigeria. Original 'Real Photographs Co. Ltd' glossy B&W photograph, 15x9cm, c1940.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Malkovski (?Czech pilot), head and shoulders in flying helmet, B&W photocard, 4x6cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Malkovski (?Czech pilot), head and shoulders in flying helmet, B&W photocard, 4x6cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Schmidt (?German glider), head and shoulders, B&W photocard, 4x6cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Schmidt (?German glider), head and shoulders, B&W photocard, 4x6cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Schaumburg (German pilot), head and shoulders in flying helmet, B&W photocard, 4x6cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Schaumburg (German pilot), head and shoulders in flying helmet, B&W photocard, 4x6cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Zwirko (?Polish pilot), head and shoulders in flying helmet, B&W photocard, 4x6cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Zwirko (?Polish pilot), head and shoulders in flying helmet, B&W photocard, 4x6cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Channel Island Airways Bristol 170 Wayfarer G-AVB on the tarmac, original B&W photo, 16x12cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Channel Island Airways Bristol 170 Wayfarer G-AVB on the tarmac, original B&W photo, 16x12cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin, Loading Food Supplies, B&W photo reprint, 14x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin, Loading Food Supplies, B&W photo reprint, 14x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin, Arriving on the ground at Friedrichshafen, B&W photo reprint, 14x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin, Arriving on the ground at Friedrichshafen, B&W photo reprint, 14x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin, Crewe Briefing before Departure, B&W photo reprint, 14x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin, Crewe Briefing before Departure, B&W photo reprint, 14x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin flying through a storm over Lake Constance, B&W photo reprint, 14x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin flying through a storm over Lake Constance, B&W photo reprint, 14x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin, Departing from Friedrichshafen, B&W photo reprint, 14x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin, Departing from Friedrichshafen, B&W photo reprint, 14x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Jersey Airlines G-AMYU in flight, B&W PPC of original photo, unused but grubby verso.

Ephemera, Photographs
Jersey Airlines G-AMYU in flight, B&W PPC of original photo, unused but grubby verso.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin, original B&W photograph 16x9cm, issued by the Zeppelin Company, from a series taken during the maiden flight of the Graf Zeppelin to South America. Number 31, "Flying over the island of Escalvada bei Victoria", off the Atlantic coast of Brazil some 400 miles NE of Rio. A list of the Photograph in this series, which confirms the location of this particular picture, accompanies this item.

Ephemera, Photographs
LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin, original B&W photograph 16x9cm, issued by the Zeppelin Company, from a series taken during the maiden flight of the Graf Zeppelin to South America. Number 31, "Flying over the island of Escalvada bei Victoria", off the Atlantic coast of Brazil some 400 miles NE of Rio. A list of the Photograph in this series, which confirms the location of this particular picture, accompanies this item.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin, seventh SA flight, flying over Porto Alegre, Brazil, B&W photo reprint, 14x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
LZ 127 Graf Zeppelin, seventh SA flight, flying over Porto Alegre, Brazil, B&W photo reprint, 14x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Australia, B&W photo, 9x9 cm, of Avis Air Charter monoplane "Adelaide-Minaton/50th anniversary Airmail", on tarmac.

Ephemera, Photographs
Australia, B&W photo, 9x9 cm, of Avis Air Charter monoplane "Adelaide-Minaton/50th anniversary Airmail", on tarmac.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Swissair DC8, HB-1DD, on tarmac at Nairobi, Apr 5th, 1968. Was later highjacked and destroyed in Jordan, 197. Original B&W photo, 9x7cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Swissair DC8, HB-1DD, on tarmac at Nairobi, Apr 5th, 1968. Was later highjacked and destroyed in Jordan, 197. Original B&W photo, 9x7cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Chile, Antofagasta, Calle Prat, with Banco Alemana Transatlantico on left, unused B&W photo with technical details verso.card, circa 1933.

Ephemera, Photographs
Chile, Antofagasta, Calle Prat, with Banco Alemana Transatlantico on left, unused B&W photo with technical details verso.card, circa 1933.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Hang Khong Viet Nam Caravelle, XV-NJA, on tarmac, original B&W photograph, 14x9cm

Ephemera, Photographs
Hang Khong Viet Nam Caravelle, XV-NJA, on tarmac, original B&W photograph, 14x9cm

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Laker AW BAC One-Eleven, G-AVBW, XV-NJA, on tarmac, original B&W photograph, 14x9cm

Ephemera, Photographs
Laker AW BAC One-Eleven, G-AVBW, XV-NJA, on tarmac, original B&W photograph, 14x9cm

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Cambrian Airways, ? BAC One-Eleven, …-AVOF, on tarmac, original B&W photograph, 14x9cm

Ephemera, Photographs
Cambrian Airways, ? BAC One-Eleven, …-AVOF, on tarmac, original B&W photograph, 14x9cm

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) New Zealand National Airways Corporation's DH 114 Heron at Blenheim airport, March 27th, 1953. B&W photo with technical details verso. 9x14 cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
New Zealand National Airways Corporation's DH 114 Heron at Blenheim airport, March 27th, 1953. B&W photo with technical details verso. 9x14 cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) New Zealand National Airways Corporation's DH 114 Heron, ZK-ABO "Mako" on tarmac, beside control tower at Nelson airport, March 27th, 1953. B&W photo with technical details verso. 9x14 cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
New Zealand National Airways Corporation's DH 114 Heron, ZK-ABO "Mako" on tarmac, beside control tower at Nelson airport, March 27th, 1953. B&W photo with technical details verso. 9x14 cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Polynesian Airlines DC3 on the tarmac, B&W photo with technical details verso. 8x8cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Polynesian Airlines DC3 on the tarmac, B&W photo with technical details verso. 8x8cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Pan Am Douglas DC-8 aloft, B&W photo with technical details verso., 7x10 cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Pan Am Douglas DC-8 aloft, B&W photo with technical details verso., 7x10 cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) DC 8 Reg HK-339, Aerovias Colombianas Ltd (ARCA), on ground, scarce b&w photo with technical details verso. 14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
DC 8 Reg HK-339, Aerovias Colombianas Ltd (ARCA), on ground, scarce b&w photo with technical details verso. 14x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Belgium-Belgian Congo/ Par Avion, colour photograph, 13x9cm, of scarce Sabina label showing camel in desert with trimotor plane flying overhead.Image.

Ephemera, Photographs
Belgium-Belgian Congo/ Par Avion, colour photograph, 13x9cm, of scarce Sabina label showing camel in desert with trimotor plane flying overhead.Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways 'Ensign' G-ADSR, air liner in flight, original Valentine's B&W photocard.

Ephemera, Photographs
Imperial Airways 'Ensign' G-ADSR, air liner in flight, original Valentine's B&W photocard.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) collection

Ephemera, Photographs
collection

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(Ephemera) BEA Vickers Viking, G-AJBY, on the tarmac, original B&W Aircraft Photograph,14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA Vickers Viking, G-AJBY, on the tarmac, original B&W Aircraft Photograph,14x9cm.

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(Ephemera) BEA DC3 on the tarmac, original B&W Aircraft Photograph,14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA DC3 on the tarmac, original B&W Aircraft Photograph,14x9cm.

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(Ephemera) BEA, De Havilland DH89A Dragon Rapide on tarmac, original B&W photograph, 14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA, De Havilland DH89A Dragon Rapide on tarmac, original B&W photograph, 14x9cm.

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways,  DH.91 Albatross Frobisher on the tarmac, a four-engine British transport aircraft in the 1930s., original B&W photograph, 14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Imperial Airways, DH.91 Albatross Frobisher on the tarmac, a four-engine British transport aircraft in the 1930s., original B&W photograph, 14x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Alan Cobham standing beside his plane on arriving in Melbourne 15/8/1926, on completion of his 28000 mile flight from on a survey of a route for a commercial service from England to Australia. An original B&W photograph, 14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Alan Cobham standing beside his plane on arriving in Melbourne 15/8/1926, on completion of his 28000 mile flight from on a survey of a route for a commercial service from England to Australia. An original B&W photograph, 14x9cm.

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(Ephemera) BEA Dakota G-AMBD in flight, original B&W Pamlin photocard, 14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA Dakota G-AMBD in flight, original B&W Pamlin photocard, 14x9cm.

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways, Boulton Paul P.71A mail plane, G-ACOY, original B&W, pub Aircraft Photos,1935.

Ephemera, Photographs
Imperial Airways, Boulton Paul P.71A mail plane, G-ACOY, original B&W, pub Aircraft Photos,1935.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA Armstrong Whitworth Argosy (G-AOZZ) pressurised turbo prop in flight, used B&W photocard, c1960, 14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA Armstrong Whitworth Argosy (G-AOZZ) pressurised turbo prop in flight, used B&W photocard, c1960, 14x9cm.

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways,  DH.91 Albatross Frobisher in flight, a four-engine British transport aircraft , original B&W photograph, 14x9cm., 1938.

Ephemera, Photographs
Imperial Airways, DH.91 Albatross Frobisher in flight, a four-engine British transport aircraft , original B&W photograph, 14x9cm., 1938.

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(Ephemera) BEA Vickers V950 Vanguard on take off, original B&W photograph by Real Photographs, 1960, 14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA Vickers V950 Vanguard on take off, original B&W photograph by Real Photographs, 1960, 14x9cm.

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(Ephemera) BEA Bristol Freighter on the tarmac, original Pamlin B&W photocard, 1951, 14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA Bristol Freighter on the tarmac, original Pamlin B&W photocard, 1951, 14x9cm.

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(Ephemera) BEA 'Elizabethan' class G-ALZN, in flight, original B&W photocard, 14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA 'Elizabethan' class G-ALZN, in flight, original B&W photocard, 14x9cm.

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(Ephemera) BEA, Junkers 52/3m, Jupiter Class, aquied from German war reparatons, original B&W photograph, 14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA, Junkers 52/3m, Jupiter Class, aquied from German war reparatons, original B&W photograph, 14x9cm.

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(Ephemera) BEA, DH Rapide on the tarmac 1951, original B&W Pamlin photocard.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA, DH Rapide on the tarmac 1951, original B&W Pamlin photocard.

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(Ephemera) Saunders-Roe A19 Cloud,  a British passenger amphibian flying boat, moored beside SOR hangar, original B&W photograph by the Real Photograph Co, Ltd.

Ephemera, Photographs
Saunders-Roe A19 Cloud, a British passenger amphibian flying boat, moored beside SOR hangar, original B&W photograph by the Real Photograph Co, Ltd.

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(Ephemera) Mr C Hubert on Farman Biplane at Hendon, original used sepia PPC, August 1912. Plate somewhat faded, see scan.

Ephemera, Photographs
Mr C Hubert on Farman Biplane at Hendon, original used sepia PPC, August 1912. Plate somewhat faded, see scan.

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(Ephemera) Scylla, Short L., British four-engined 39-seat biplane airliner, G-ACJJ on tarmac, original photograph, 14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Scylla, Short L., British four-engined 39-seat biplane airliner, G-ACJJ on tarmac, original photograph, 14x9cm.

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(Ephemera) BEA Avro Anson G-AHIG. on the tarmac, original B&W photograph, 1955.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA Avro Anson G-AHIG. on the tarmac, original B&W photograph, 1955.

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(Ephemera) 1911, group photograph of 14 promoters, pilots, mechanics & postal officials of the First Aerial Mail, used B&W PPC sent on F/F regular service London to Calcutta, arrival cds on front, boxed rectangular "Karachi-Calcutta/8 Jul 33" arrival cachet , franked 4d. Superb item, see scan.

Ephemera, Photographs
1911, group photograph of 14 promoters, pilots, mechanics & postal officials of the First Aerial Mail, used B&W PPC sent on F/F regular service London to Calcutta, arrival cds on front, boxed rectangular "Karachi-Calcutta/8 Jul 33" arrival cachet , franked 4d. Superb item, see scan.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) 'Starways'. the Liverpool based British airline. The company's Vickers Viscount G-ARIR on the tarmac, an original B&W photograph, 15 x 10 cm. Also a fine strike of a 'Starways Liverpool to London/Air Service/Saves Time and Money' propaganda hs on the back of an airmail cover from UK to Belgium. The airline operated from 1948 until 1963. Following its liquidation control was passed to the Lancashire Aircraft Corporation.

Ephemera, Photographs
'Starways'. the Liverpool based British airline. The company's Vickers Viscount G-ARIR on the tarmac, an original B&W photograph, 15 x 10 cm. Also a fine strike of a 'Starways Liverpool to London/Air Service/Saves Time and Money' propaganda hs on the back of an airmail cover from UK to Belgium. The airline operated from 1948 until 1963. Following its liquidation control was passed to the Lancashire Aircraft Corporation.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Orion Airways Boeing 737-200, and Boeing 737-300 in company livery, two unused PPC's. Image.

Ephemera, Photographs
Orion Airways Boeing 737-200, and Boeing 737-300 in company livery, two unused PPC's. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Morton Air Services, beautiful colour photograph, 21x25cm and mounted on card 33x25cm, of G-AMYO De Havilland DH.104 Dove 1B on the tarmac with passengers loading at Croydon/Gatwick airport, c1960. Morton Air Services was one of the earliest post-World War II private, independent British airlines and was  formed in 1945. Image.

Ephemera, Photographs
Morton Air Services, beautiful colour photograph, 21x25cm and mounted on card 33x25cm, of G-AMYO De Havilland DH.104 Dove 1B on the tarmac with passengers loading at Croydon/Gatwick airport, c1960. Morton Air Services was one of the earliest post-World War II private, independent British airlines and was formed in 1945. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Orion Airways Boeing 737-200, and Boeing 737-300 in company livery, two unused PPC's. Image.

Ephemera, Photographs
Orion Airways Boeing 737-200, and Boeing 737-300 in company livery, two unused PPC's. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) McRobertson Air Race KLM entry, sepia photograph, 11x7cm, showing McRobertson standing alongside Mr Xanthopoulos and Mr Parmentier.

Ephemera, Photographs
McRobertson Air Race KLM entry, sepia photograph, 11x7cm, showing McRobertson standing alongside Mr Xanthopoulos and Mr Parmentier.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Belgium-Belgian Congo/ Par Avion, colour photograph, 13x9cm, of scarce Sabina label showing camel in desert with trimotor plane flying overhead.Image.

Ephemera, Photographs
Belgium-Belgian Congo/ Par Avion, colour photograph, 13x9cm, of scarce Sabina label showing camel in desert with trimotor plane flying overhead.Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA Elizabethan Class plane G-ALZN in flight, Elizabethan Class De Haviland Airspeed Ambassador,  original B&W archve photograph, 25x20cm. Image.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA Elizabethan Class plane G-ALZN in flight, Elizabethan Class De Haviland Airspeed Ambassador, original B&W archve photograph, 25x20cm. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA Douglas Airliner on tarmac, original B&W archve photograph, 25x20cm. Image.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA Douglas Airliner on tarmac, original B&W archve photograph, 25x20cm. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA Cargo plane on tarmac showing full capacity, original B&W archve photograph, 25x20cm. Image.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA Cargo plane on tarmac showing full capacity, original B&W archve photograph, 25x20cm. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA Elizabethan Class plane G-ALZN in flight, Elizabethan Class De Haviland Airspeed Ambassador,  original B&W archve photograph, 25x20cm. Image.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA Elizabethan Class plane G-ALZN in flight, Elizabethan Class De Haviland Airspeed Ambassador, original B&W archve photograph, 25x20cm. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Jersey Airport arrivals and departures from Cambrian and BEA aircraft, 1960, six B&W original photographs, 13x9cm, mounted on two album leaves with explanatory text.,

Ephemera, Photographs
Jersey Airport arrivals and departures from Cambrian and BEA aircraft, 1960, six B&W original photographs, 13x9cm, mounted on two album leaves with explanatory text.,

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British European Airways aircraft insignia. An original B&W photo card showing a Viking airliner in flight carrying the 'key' insignia, and a B&W photograph of another BEA Viking carrying the three crown heraldic emblem.  Both are neatly displayed on a single sheet with explanatory text. Image aircraft Insignia. From 1946 to the end of 1948 BEA used the 'key' logo in a circle, and from the beginning of 1949 to 1950 gradually introduced the change to upper case serif fed letters and a three crown heraldic emblem. Until 1959 all BEA aircraft also carried a medium-sized Union Jack flag on the tail fin. Image..

Ephemera, Photographs
British European Airways aircraft insignia. An original B&W photo card showing a Viking airliner in flight carrying the 'key' insignia, and a B&W photograph of another BEA Viking carrying the three crown heraldic emblem. Both are neatly displayed on a single sheet with explanatory text. Image aircraft Insignia. From 1946 to the end of 1948 BEA used the 'key' logo in a circle, and from the beginning of 1949 to 1950 gradually introduced the change to upper case serif fed letters and a three crown heraldic emblem. Until 1959 all BEA aircraft also carried a medium-sized Union Jack flag on the tail fin. Image..

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) S 42 Sikorsky Flying Boat in flight, lovely original B&W photograph, 10x6cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
S 42 Sikorsky Flying Boat in flight, lovely original B&W photograph, 10x6cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) S 42 Sikorsky Flying Boat landing, lovely original B&W photograph, 15x11cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
S 42 Sikorsky Flying Boat landing, lovely original B&W photograph, 15x11cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Manchester-Dublin-Belfast Air Mail Service, loading mail into BEA plane from a PO van, 1951, superb B&W photograph on PPC, unused.

Ephemera, Photographs
Manchester-Dublin-Belfast Air Mail Service, loading mail into BEA plane from a PO van, 1951, superb B&W photograph on PPC, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Sikorsky helicopter G-AKCU airborne at Mudford village, Somerset, for mail carrying flight, original B&W photo, c 1948, 15x11cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Sikorsky helicopter G-AKCU airborne at Mudford village, Somerset, for mail carrying flight, original B&W photo, c 1948, 15x11cm.

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(Ephemera) First BEA helicopter mail flight 1/6/1948, mail being handed over to pilot Capt. J. Thielman in cockpit of Sikorski helicopter before take off at Westwood aerodrome, Peterborough. Original B&W photograph 14x11cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
First BEA helicopter mail flight 1/6/1948, mail being handed over to pilot Capt. J. Thielman in cockpit of Sikorski helicopter before take off at Westwood aerodrome, Peterborough. Original B&W photograph 14x11cm.

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(Ephemera) The first Hermes IV r(G-AKFP) registered which entered service with BOAC on 6 August 1950 and was used for London Heathrow to Accra via Tripoli, Kano and Lagos, and routes to South Africa. Ex Flight photo library 6"x 4" .

Ephemera, Photographs
The first Hermes IV r(G-AKFP) registered which entered service with BOAC on 6 August 1950 and was used for London Heathrow to Accra via Tripoli, Kano and Lagos, and routes to South Africa. Ex Flight photo library 6"x 4" .

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Comet 4 G-ABMB in flight, ex Flight photo library 6"x 4"  .

Ephemera, Photographs
Comet 4 G-ABMB in flight, ex Flight photo library 6"x 4" .

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Hunting Clan hangar at London airport with BEA Viscount on tarmac alongside, B&W photo, 13x9cm, c1960.

Ephemera, Photographs
Hunting Clan hangar at London airport with BEA Viscount on tarmac alongside, B&W photo, 13x9cm, c1960.

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(Ephemera) Henry Farman 'One Gnome Engine', original Flight B&W photo c 1915.

Ephemera, Photographs
Henry Farman 'One Gnome Engine', original Flight B&W photo c 1915.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA  BAC One-Eleven G-AVMI on the tarmac, superb original B&W photo, 24x18, c1968.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA BAC One-Eleven G-AVMI on the tarmac, superb original B&W photo, 24x18, c1968.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA  BAC 1961 Vickers Vanguard G-APEB in flight, superb original B&W photo, 24x18, c1961.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA BAC 1961 Vickers Vanguard G-APEB in flight, superb original B&W photo, 24x18, c1961.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA  Viscount 800 G-ADHL in flight, superb original B&W photo, 24x18, c1957

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA Viscount 800 G-ADHL in flight, superb original B&W photo, 24x18, c1957

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Air France DC4 'Ciel de Bretagne' on desertt tarmac, superb original B&W photo, 24x18, c1946.

Ephemera, Photographs
Air France DC4 'Ciel de Bretagne' on desertt tarmac, superb original B&W photo, 24x18, c1946.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Air France Breguet 763 Provence, F-BASY, on tarmac, superb original B&W photo, 24x18, c1953.

Ephemera, Photographs
Air France Breguet 763 Provence, F-BASY, on tarmac, superb original B&W photo, 24x18, c1953.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Major Sidney Cotton, Botwood circa 1925, four B&W photographs, 12 x 10cm, showing Cotton and colleague standing by the Martinsyde prior to the seal spotting flight on March 26th; Cottons plane prior to being lifted on onto the ice from a sealer; A small supplementary Mail being added at Botwood prior to the attempted flight on December 10th; and The de Havilland DH9C used by Laurentide at Tthree Rivers prior to making the first winter flight in January 1925.

Ephemera, Photographs
Major Sidney Cotton, Botwood circa 1925, four B&W photographs, 12 x 10cm, showing Cotton and colleague standing by the Martinsyde prior to the seal spotting flight on March 26th; Cottons plane prior to being lifted on onto the ice from a sealer; A small supplementary Mail being added at Botwood prior to the attempted flight on December 10th; and The de Havilland DH9C used by Laurentide at Tthree Rivers prior to making the first winter flight in January 1925.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Handley Page "Princesse Marie Jose" arriving in Leopoldville on April 3, 1925, sepia photograph ,15x10cm, showing plane and group of nine local dignitaries, among whom is like to be the pilot Lt. Thieffry.

Ephemera, Photographs
The Handley Page "Princesse Marie Jose" arriving in Leopoldville on April 3, 1925, sepia photograph ,15x10cm, showing plane and group of nine local dignitaries, among whom is like to be the pilot Lt. Thieffry.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British Airways Armstrong Whitworth Whitley G-AGDY, on the ground, original B&W photograph, 25x21cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
British Airways Armstrong Whitworth Whitley G-AGDY, on the ground, original B&W photograph, 25x21cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British Airways London Fokker FXII G_AEOS on tarmac, original B&W photograph, 25x15cm, 1936.

Ephemera, Photographs
British Airways London Fokker FXII G_AEOS on tarmac, original B&W photograph, 25x15cm, 1936.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British Airways London Fokker FVIII on tarmac, original B&W photograph, 25x18cm, 1936.

Ephemera, Photographs
British Airways London Fokker FVIII on tarmac, original B&W photograph, 25x18cm, 1936.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British Airways Junkers G-AFAP on tarmac outside BA hangar, original B&W photograph, 25x21cm, 1937.

Ephemera, Photographs
British Airways Junkers G-AFAP on tarmac outside BA hangar, original B&W photograph, 25x21cm, 1937.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Card photographs c 1910, three original sepia 11x8cm, of crowds attending what is believed to be one of the Yorkshire aviatin meetings. See image.

Ephemera, Photographs
Card photographs c 1910, three original sepia 11x8cm, of crowds attending what is believed to be one of the Yorkshire aviatin meetings. See image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Peggy Salaman, unpublished original photograph taken at Juba standing beside her record breaking plane 'Good Hope' after she was presented with two 17 day old lion cubs, with a hand written message signed by her in her married name of Peggy Flanders. Displayed on album page with 400 word text of her record breaking flight  to Cape Town from Lympne, 30th October, 1931.

Ephemera, Photographs
Peggy Salaman, unpublished original photograph taken at Juba standing beside her record breaking plane 'Good Hope' after she was presented with two 17 day old lion cubs, with a hand written message signed by her in her married name of Peggy Flanders. Displayed on album page with 400 word text of her record breaking flight to Cape Town from Lympne, 30th October, 1931.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA Viscount 701 in flight, original B&W photograph,14x9cm, published by Aircraft Photographs.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA Viscount 701 in flight, original B&W photograph,14x9cm, published by Aircraft Photographs.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Avro Anson 642 on the  ground, original B&W photograph,14x9cm, published by Real Photographs Ltd..

Ephemera, Photographs
Avro Anson 642 on the ground, original B&W photograph,14x9cm, published by Real Photographs Ltd..

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) DH 86 'Demeter', G-AEAP, on the  ground, original B&W photograph,14xi9cm, published by Real Photograph Co Ltd.

Ephemera, Photographs
DH 86 'Demeter', G-AEAP, on the ground, original B&W photograph,14xi9cm, published by Real Photograph Co Ltd.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British Eagle BAC 1-11 on the  ground, colour photograph,14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
British Eagle BAC 1-11 on the ground, colour photograph,14x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Scottish Airways, Shorts Skyvan 'Skyliner', G-ASZJ, in flight, original B&W photograph,15x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Scottish Airways, Shorts Skyvan 'Skyliner', G-ASZJ, in flight, original B&W photograph,15x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British (Scottish) Airways, Shorts Skyvan , G-BAIT, ion the ground, colour photograph,15x10cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
British (Scottish) Airways, Shorts Skyvan , G-BAIT, ion the ground, colour photograph,15x10cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA Viscount 802, G-ADJA, in flight, original B&W photograph,14xi9cm, published by Aircraft Photographs.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA Viscount 802, G-ADJA, in flight, original B&W photograph,14xi9cm, published by Aircraft Photographs.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA Helicopter, Bristol 173, G-AMJI, on the ground, original B&W photograph,14xi9cm,

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA Helicopter, Bristol 173, G-AMJI, on the ground, original B&W photograph,14xi9cm,

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA Viking Airliner, G-AHOK, in flight, original sepia photocard,14xi9cm

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA Viking Airliner, G-AHOK, in flight, original sepia photocard,14xi9cm

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Do X in flight, superb original B&W photocard, 14xi9cm,

Ephemera, Photographs
Do X in flight, superb original B&W photocard, 14xi9cm,

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA Vickers Viscount 806, G-AOYG, on the  ground, original photograph,14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA Vickers Viscount 806, G-AOYG, on the ground, original photograph,14x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA Vickers Viking, G-AMGG, in flight, original Pamlin photocard,14x9cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
BEA Vickers Viking, G-AMGG, in flight, original Pamlin photocard,14x9cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Sheila Scott, superb original B&W publicity photograph standing alongside her famous Piper Comanche G-ATOY Sheila Scott and Myth Too"  record breaking plane, and signed 'Good Wishes, Sheila Scott'.

Ephemera, Photographs
Sheila Scott, superb original B&W publicity photograph standing alongside her famous Piper Comanche G-ATOY Sheila Scott and Myth Too" record breaking plane, and signed 'Good Wishes, Sheila Scott'.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Avro 616 Avian IVM, G-AACV, the first aeroplane owned by any British crown colony, purchased by the Tanganyika Government Air Service, 16/3/1929. B&W picture, not photo, mounted on album leaf from Flight, JUly 5th, 1929.

Ephemera, Photographs
Avro 616 Avian IVM, G-AACV, the first aeroplane owned by any British crown colony, purchased by the Tanganyika Government Air Service, 16/3/1929. B&W picture, not photo, mounted on album leaf from Flight, JUly 5th, 1929.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Handley Page airliner G-EBBH ready for take off at Croydon SAirport c1928. PPC photocard, unused.

Ephemera, Photographs
Handley Page airliner G-EBBH ready for take off at Croydon SAirport c1928. PPC photocard, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Do X flying over the harbour at Rio de Janeiro une 1931, classic B&W photocard. Verso dual censored correspondence 20/5/1944 New York bearing two Brazil and one US censor marks. Image.

Ephemera, Photographs
Do X flying over the harbour at Rio de Janeiro une 1931, classic B&W photocard. Verso dual censored correspondence 20/5/1944 New York bearing two Brazil and one US censor marks. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) 1911, group photograph of 14 promoters, pilots, mechanics & postal officials of the First Aerial Mail, used B&W PPC sent on F/F regular service London to Calcutta, arrival cds on front, boxed rectangular "Karachi-Calcutta/8 Jul 33" arrival cachet , franked 4d. Superb item, see scan.

Ephemera, Photographs
1911, group photograph of 14 promoters, pilots, mechanics & postal officials of the First Aerial Mail, used B&W PPC sent on F/F regular service London to Calcutta, arrival cds on front, boxed rectangular "Karachi-Calcutta/8 Jul 33" arrival cachet , franked 4d. Superb item, see scan.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Highland Airways souvenir colour PPC and envelope showing Capt. E E Fresson briefing crews at Longman Municipal Aerodrome, Inverness in 1937 Image.

Ephemera, Photographs
Highland Airways souvenir colour PPC and envelope showing Capt. E E Fresson briefing crews at Longman Municipal Aerodrome, Inverness in 1937 Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperilal Airways De Haviland 50J, reg G-EBFO, landing on the Thames at Westminster, c1928, original B&W photograh, 14x9cm. Image.

Ephemera, Photographs
Imperilal Airways De Haviland 50J, reg G-EBFO, landing on the Thames at Westminster, c1928, original B&W photograh, 14x9cm. Image.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Air New Zealand DC 8 on tarmac being loaded with mail prior to departure on F/F Christchurch to Sydney service, original B&W photograph, 11x17cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
Air New Zealand DC 8 on tarmac being loaded with mail prior to departure on F/F Christchurch to Sydney service, original B&W photograph, 11x17cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) TEAL Electra ZK-TEA 'Aoteara' on the tarmac.zAir New Zealand DC 8 on tarmac being loaded with mail prior to departure on F/F Christchurch to Sydney service, original B&W photograph, 11x17cm.

Ephemera, Photographs
TEAL Electra ZK-TEA 'Aoteara' on the tarmac.zAir New Zealand DC 8 on tarmac being loaded with mail prior to departure on F/F Christchurch to Sydney service, original B&W photograph, 11x17cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) New Zealand, Spartan ZK-ABU, owned from 1932 by Harold Nance-Kivell, Hokitika, who named it Lovebird. original B&W photograph showing Nance-Kivell about to take Grace Walker for a flight, Also original B&W photograph of  ZK-ABU being refuelled with crowd watching, both 10x16cm..

Ephemera, Photographs
New Zealand, Spartan ZK-ABU, owned from 1932 by Harold Nance-Kivell, Hokitika, who named it Lovebird. original B&W photograph showing Nance-Kivell about to take Grace Walker for a flight, Also original B&W photograph of ZK-ABU being refuelled with crowd watching, both 10x16cm..

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Aviation Building New York World's Fair, 1939, original coloured unused PPC in fine condition.

Ephemera, PictuRAF 204 Squadr
Aviation Building New York World's Fair, 1939, original coloured unused PPC in fine condition.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The NC 9 seaplane in flight, an original unused sepia photocard in fine condition. Manufacture of the "NCs" began in 1918 during WW. The U.S. Navy wanted an aircraft capable of long ocean flights for anti-submarine warfare patrol and, if possible, with the capability to fly across the Atlantic Ocean under their own power to avoid having to be shipped through ocean waters menaced by German submarines. The Navy and Curtiss designed one of the largest biplanes yet produced, and powered by threeengines. Maximum speed was 90 mph with a maximum range of 1,500 miles.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
The NC 9 seaplane in flight, an original unused sepia photocard in fine condition. Manufacture of the "NCs" began in 1918 during WW. The U.S. Navy wanted an aircraft capable of long ocean flights for anti-submarine warfare patrol and, if possible, with the capability to fly across the Atlantic Ocean under their own power to avoid having to be shipped through ocean waters menaced by German submarines. The Navy and Curtiss designed one of the largest biplanes yet produced, and powered by threeengines. Maximum speed was 90 mph with a maximum range of 1,500 miles.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Bבnhidi Gerle 13(Hungarian: "Dove") HA-AAI, original unused B&W photcard, c1933. The Gerle was a two-seat, single-engine sport biplane built in Hungary in the early 1930s,designed by Antal Bבnhidi.[3] Bבnhidi achieved fame with the Gerle 13 when in 1933 he made a long-distance flight of 12,258 km around the Mediterranean. Later the same year, he flew from Hungary through northern Europe to England and back to Hungary,his route taking him from Debrecen to Rapla, Helsingfors, Stockholm, Copenhagen, Croydon, and then non-stop back to Debrecen.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
The Bבnhidi Gerle 13(Hungarian: "Dove") HA-AAI, original unused B&W photcard, c1933. The Gerle was a two-seat, single-engine sport biplane built in Hungary in the early 1930s,designed by Antal Bבnhidi.[3] Bבnhidi achieved fame with the Gerle 13 when in 1933 he made a long-distance flight of 12,258 km around the Mediterranean. Later the same year, he flew from Hungary through northern Europe to England and back to Hungary,his route taking him from Debrecen to Rapla, Helsingfors, Stockholm, Copenhagen, Croydon, and then non-stop back to Debrecen.

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(Ephemera) Midland and Scottish Air Ferries Ltd Airspeed AS.4 Ferry (G-ACFB), a British three-engined 10-seat biplane airliner built by Airspeed Limited in the 1930's and used on services from Renfrew to Campbeltown, Belfast and Speke,  An original unused B&W photocard in fine condition.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Midland and Scottish Air Ferries Ltd Airspeed AS.4 Ferry (G-ACFB), a British three-engined 10-seat biplane airliner built by Airspeed Limited in the 1930's and used on services from Renfrew to Campbeltown, Belfast and Speke, An original unused B&W photocard in fine condition.

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(Ephemera) Yankee Clipper NC 18603 entering the hangar at Municipal Airport, Baltimore, MD.  An original unused B&W photocard in fine condition.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Yankee Clipper NC 18603 entering the hangar at Municipal Airport, Baltimore, MD. An original unused B&W photocard in fine condition.

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(Ephemera) S.S.Bremen, beautiful original Nord Deutcher Lloyd company colour PPC, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
S.S.Bremen, beautiful original Nord Deutcher Lloyd company colour PPC, unused.

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways "Ensign" air liner in flight, fine original Valentines B&W PPC, unused.  Armstrong Whitworth's third airliner type, the Ensign, was the largest machine built in pre-war days for Imperial Airways Ltd. and, like the Atalanta, was a four-engine high-wing cantilever monoplane

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Imperial Airways "Ensign" air liner in flight, fine original Valentines B&W PPC, unused. Armstrong Whitworth's third airliner type, the Ensign, was the largest machine built in pre-war days for Imperial Airways Ltd. and, like the Atalanta, was a four-engine high-wing cantilever monoplane

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways flying boat "Caledonia" at mooring, fine original Valentines B&W PPC, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Imperial Airways flying boat "Caledonia" at mooring, fine original Valentines B&W PPC, unused.

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(Ephemera) Pan American Flying Boat "Yankee Clipper" at moring, fine original Valentines B&W PPC, unused.  The Yankee Clipper flew across the Atlantic on a route from Southampton to New York with intermediate stops at Foynes, Ireland, Botwood, Newfoundland, and Shediac, New Brunswick. The inaugural trip occurred on June 24, 1939.

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Pan American Flying Boat "Yankee Clipper" at moring, fine original Valentines B&W PPC, unused. The Yankee Clipper flew across the Atlantic on a route from Southampton to New York with intermediate stops at Foynes, Ireland, Botwood, Newfoundland, and Shediac, New Brunswick. The inaugural trip occurred on June 24, 1939.

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(Ephemera) Pan American Flying Boat "Yankee Clipper" NC 18603 at mooring, fine original Valentines B&W PPC, unused.  The Yankee Clipper flew across the Atlantic on a route from Southampton to New York with intermediate stops at Foynes, Ireland, Botwood, Newfoundland, and Shediac, New Brunswick. The inaugural trip occurred on June 24, 1939.

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Pan American Flying Boat "Yankee Clipper" NC 18603 at mooring, fine original Valentines B&W PPC, unused. The Yankee Clipper flew across the Atlantic on a route from Southampton to New York with intermediate stops at Foynes, Ireland, Botwood, Newfoundland, and Shediac, New Brunswick. The inaugural trip occurred on June 24, 1939.

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(Ephemera) Neththerlands to England, flown PPC franked 7 1/2c, canc Utrecht 28 VIII 1936 cds tying airmail etiquette,  showing verso B&W photo Hotel des Pays-Bas Utrecht.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Neththerlands to England, flown PPC franked 7 1/2c, canc Utrecht 28 VIII 1936 cds tying airmail etiquette, showing verso B&W photo Hotel des Pays-Bas Utrecht.

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(Ephemera) The Ju46  D-2244 alongside the steamliner "Europa", original DLH B&W company PPC. In April 1932 the D-2244 was assigned to the steamliner "Europa". It was painted in a red livery so that they could be discovered in case of an emergency landing on sea.

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The Ju46 D-2244 alongside the steamliner "Europa", original DLH B&W company PPC. In April 1932 the D-2244 was assigned to the steamliner "Europa". It was painted in a red livery so that they could be discovered in case of an emergency landing on sea.

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(Ephemera) First Atlantic Flight, Daily Mail £5,000 consolation prize, original B&W PPC showing front of menu card autographed by Mr and Mrs Hawker, Commander Mackenzie-Grieve et al, mailed from Thurso 25/5/1929 to Francis Field, Sutton Coldfield. On May 18, 1919 – Harry Hawker and Lieutenant Commander Kenneth Mackenzie-Grieve attempted a non-stop Atlantic crossing but were forced to ditch their aircraft only 2,253 km (1,400 miles) after leaving Newfoundland. London's Daily Mail newspaper awarded them a prize of £5,000 for their attempt anyway.

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First Atlantic Flight, Daily Mail £5,000 consolation prize, original B&W PPC showing front of menu card autographed by Mr and Mrs Hawker, Commander Mackenzie-Grieve et al, mailed from Thurso 25/5/1929 to Francis Field, Sutton Coldfield. On May 18, 1919 – Harry Hawker and Lieutenant Commander Kenneth Mackenzie-Grieve attempted a non-stop Atlantic crossing but were forced to ditch their aircraft only 2,253 km (1,400 miles) after leaving Newfoundland. London's Daily Mail newspaper awarded them a prize of £5,000 for their attempt anyway.

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(Ephemera) 1919, attempted non-stop Atlantic crossing, unused original B&W PPC showing Harry Hawker's triumphant return on horseback with police escort. On May 18, 1919 – Harry Hawker and Lieutenant Commander Kenneth Mackenzie-Grieve attempted a non-stop Atlantic crossing but were forced to ditch their aircraft only 2,253 km (1,400 miles) after leaving Newfoundland. London's Daily Mail newspaper awarded them a prize of £5,000 for their attempt anyway.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
1919, attempted non-stop Atlantic crossing, unused original B&W PPC showing Harry Hawker's triumphant return on horseback with police escort. On May 18, 1919 – Harry Hawker and Lieutenant Commander Kenneth Mackenzie-Grieve attempted a non-stop Atlantic crossing but were forced to ditch their aircraft only 2,253 km (1,400 miles) after leaving Newfoundland. London's Daily Mail newspaper awarded them a prize of £5,000 for their attempt anyway.

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(Ephemera) 1919, attempted non-stop Atlantic crossing, unused original B&W PPC showing Harry Hawker's in civies with his wife and two colleagues. On May 18, 1919 – Harry Hawker and Lieutenant Commander Kenneth Mackenzie-Grieve attempted a non-stop Atlantic crossing but were forced to ditch their aircraft only 2,253 km (1,400 miles) after leaving Newfoundland. London's Daily Mail newspaper awarded them a prize of £5,000 for their attempt anyway.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
1919, attempted non-stop Atlantic crossing, unused original B&W PPC showing Harry Hawker's in civies with his wife and two colleagues. On May 18, 1919 – Harry Hawker and Lieutenant Commander Kenneth Mackenzie-Grieve attempted a non-stop Atlantic crossing but were forced to ditch their aircraft only 2,253 km (1,400 miles) after leaving Newfoundland. London's Daily Mail newspaper awarded them a prize of £5,000 for their attempt anyway.

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(Ephemera) Harry Hawker,  unused original B&W PPC showing head and shoulders picture taken when "Flying at Hendon Series". He soon learned to fly at Brooklands, and managed hangars at Brooklands aerodrome, the hub of British aviation. Having established his name as an aviator, he became chief test pilot for Tom Sopwith. He was killed on 12 July 1921 while  climbing out from Hendon Aerodrome while practicing for an airshow.

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Harry Hawker, unused original B&W PPC showing head and shoulders picture taken when "Flying at Hendon Series". He soon learned to fly at Brooklands, and managed hangars at Brooklands aerodrome, the hub of British aviation. Having established his name as an aviator, he became chief test pilot for Tom Sopwith. He was killed on 12 July 1921 while climbing out from Hendon Aerodrome while practicing for an airshow.

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(Ephemera) Harry Hawkers crashed aeroplane at Falmouth, original unused B&W PPC. On May 18, 1919 Hawker and Mackenzie Grieve attempted to make the first non-stop flight across the Atlantic Ocean. They set off from Mount Pearl, Newfoundland,in the Sopwith Atlantic biplane. After 1400 miles the engine overheated and they were forced to divert towards shipping lanes where they established contact with a Danish freighter,and crash-landed ahead of her.The freighter carried them and the remains of their plane the last 750 miles to England.

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Harry Hawkers crashed aeroplane at Falmouth, original unused B&W PPC. On May 18, 1919 Hawker and Mackenzie Grieve attempted to make the first non-stop flight across the Atlantic Ocean. They set off from Mount Pearl, Newfoundland,in the Sopwith Atlantic biplane. After 1400 miles the engine overheated and they were forced to divert towards shipping lanes where they established contact with a Danish freighter,and crash-landed ahead of her.The freighter carried them and the remains of their plane the last 750 miles to England.

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(Ephemera) Harry Hawker's Homecoming being carried on the back of a mounted police horse following his 1919, attempted non-stop Atlantic crossing. An unused original guaranteed real B&W photo PPC.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Harry Hawker's Homecoming being carried on the back of a mounted police horse following his 1919, attempted non-stop Atlantic crossing. An unused original guaranteed real B&W photo PPC.

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(Ephemera) The Portsmouth, Southsea and Isle of White Aviation Ltd 'Puss Moth' 3 seater cabin monolane Air Taxi G-ABIY on tarmac, original guaranteed real B&W photo PPC, unused,.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
The Portsmouth, Southsea and Isle of White Aviation Ltd 'Puss Moth' 3 seater cabin monolane Air Taxi G-ABIY on tarmac, original guaranteed real B&W photo PPC, unused,.

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(Ephemera) Captain Harry Jone's Bellanca Plane on Old Orchard Beach, Main, original coloured unused PPC, c1929, in fine condition.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Captain Harry Jone's Bellanca Plane on Old Orchard Beach, Main, original coloured unused PPC, c1929, in fine condition.

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(Ephemera) Trans-Atlantic Planes at Airport Old Orchard Beach, Main, original coloured unused PPC, c1927, in fine condition.

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Trans-Atlantic Planes at Airport Old Orchard Beach, Main, original coloured unused PPC, c1927, in fine condition.

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(Ephemera) Trans-Atlantic Planes at Airport Old Orchard Beach, Main, original coloured unused PPC, c1927, in fine condition.

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Trans-Atlantic Planes at Airport Old Orchard Beach, Main, original coloured unused PPC, c1927, in fine condition.

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(Ephemera) Short Empire flying boat 'Ceres' G-AEIX about to take off, original B&W Valentine's PPC, unused.

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Short Empire flying boat 'Ceres' G-AEIX about to take off, original B&W Valentine's PPC, unused.

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(Ephemera) Banhidi and Bisitsante, two famous Hungarian pilots of the Gerle 13 biplane, original unused B&W photocard. Bבnhidi achieved fame with the Gerle 13 when in 1933 he made a long-distance flight of 12,258 km around the Mediterranean. Later the same year, he flew from Hungary through northern Europe to England and back to Hungary,his route taking him from Debrecen to Rapla, Helsingfors, Stockholm, Copenhagen, Croydon, and then non-stop back to Debrecen.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Banhidi and Bisitsante, two famous Hungarian pilots of the Gerle 13 biplane, original unused B&W photocard. Bבnhidi achieved fame with the Gerle 13 when in 1933 he made a long-distance flight of 12,258 km around the Mediterranean. Later the same year, he flew from Hungary through northern Europe to England and back to Hungary,his route taking him from Debrecen to Rapla, Helsingfors, Stockholm, Copenhagen, Croydon, and then non-stop back to Debrecen.

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(Ephemera) Alexandria - a general view of the port, original B&W PPC, unused, c1930

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Alexandria - a general view of the port, original B&W PPC, unused, c1930

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(Ephemera) Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin portrait, unused 20pf souvenir colour PPC published to mark the 100th birthday of Count Zeppelin and opening of the Konstanz Exhibition.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin portrait, unused 20pf souvenir colour PPC published to mark the 100th birthday of Count Zeppelin and opening of the Konstanz Exhibition.

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(Ephemera) LATI propaganda PPC with gull wing motif in one corner and multicoloured picture of airport buildings on L'Isola del Sale (Salt Island) in the Cape Verde archipelago.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
LATI propaganda PPC with gull wing motif in one corner and multicoloured picture of airport buildings on L'Isola del Sale (Salt Island) in the Cape Verde archipelago.

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(Ephemera) SS Duchess of Richmond, original B&W PPC, used 5/6/31, transatlantic passenger liner, built 1928, requistioned as a troop carrier 1940, re-entered peacetime service 12th July 1947 as the Empress of Canada.

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SS Duchess of Richmond, original B&W PPC, used 5/6/31, transatlantic passenger liner, built 1928, requistioned as a troop carrier 1940, re-entered peacetime service 12th July 1947 as the Empress of Canada.

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(Ephemera) Clouston and Ricketts in the cockpit of DH.88 Comet, unused B&W PPC with signatures of both pilots and reference to their 1938 London-Australia-New Zealand-London flight. Signatures are  likely to have been on the original from which this PPC was reproduced.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Clouston and Ricketts in the cockpit of DH.88 Comet, unused B&W PPC with signatures of both pilots and reference to their 1938 London-Australia-New Zealand-London flight. Signatures are likely to have been on the original from which this PPC was reproduced.

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(Ephemera) Fransesco de Pinedo, a signed head and shoulders B&W PC of Pinedo in uniform with medals. Also a photocopy of an accompanying letter dated Rome August 30th, 1927 signed by Pinedo to a collector in San Francisco saying "I send you the photocopy with autograph that you have request to me" which confirms the authenticity of Pindo's signature on the PC.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Fransesco de Pinedo, a signed head and shoulders B&W PC of Pinedo in uniform with medals. Also a photocopy of an accompanying letter dated Rome August 30th, 1927 signed by Pinedo to a collector in San Francisco saying "I send you the photocopy with autograph that you have request to me" which confirms the authenticity of Pindo's signature on the PC.

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(Ephemera) Railway Air Service, Richard Blake blue/black/yellow PPC showing picture of DH 'Neptune' in flight over RAS routes and aerodromes.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Railway Air Service, Richard Blake blue/black/yellow PPC showing picture of DH 'Neptune' in flight over RAS routes and aerodromes.

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(Ephemera) Bleriot's aeroplane on the spot where it landed on 25 July 1909, original B&W PPC with inset head and shoulders of Belriot posted from Dover Aug 22, 09. Also UMM 1934 2F25 anniversary stamp, SG 523, cat £19.

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Bleriot's aeroplane on the spot where it landed on 25 July 1909, original B&W PPC with inset head and shoulders of Belriot posted from Dover Aug 22, 09. Also UMM 1934 2F25 anniversary stamp, SG 523, cat £19.

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways attractive unused multicoloured PPC reproduction, 15x10cm, of IAW poster showing Croydon Airport and control tower with IAW airliner G-EBLF flying overhead.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Imperial Airways attractive unused multicoloured PPC reproduction, 15x10cm, of IAW poster showing Croydon Airport and control tower with IAW airliner G-EBLF flying overhead.

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(Ephemera) "His Majesty the King of England & Bleirot" , original B&W PPC.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
"His Majesty the King of England & Bleirot" , original B&W PPC.

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(Ephemera) Ala Littoria S.A. Roma Linea dell'Africa Orientale [Ala Littoria S.A. Rome Line of East Africa], multicoloured propaganda PPC depicting a bare-chested African woman holding a jug on her head; map of Africa and airplane in the background; map pinpoints destination/stops in East Africa; advertising Ala Littoria.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Ala Littoria S.A. Roma Linea dell'Africa Orientale [Ala Littoria S.A. Rome Line of East Africa], multicoloured propaganda PPC depicting a bare-chested African woman holding a jug on her head; map of Africa and airplane in the background; map pinpoints destination/stops in East Africa; advertising Ala Littoria.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Savoia-Marchetti S.64. Attractive multicoloured PPC commemorating the 65th anniversary of Ferrarin and del Prete's record flight, in 1928, from Montecelio, Italy to and Natal , Brazil which established a new world straight-line distance record.

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The Savoia-Marchetti S.64. Attractive multicoloured PPC commemorating the 65th anniversary of Ferrarin and del Prete's record flight, in 1928, from Montecelio, Italy to and Natal , Brazil which established a new world straight-line distance record.

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(Ephemera) Ala Litoria, attractive multicoloured PPC commemorating the 60th anniversary of the founding of Ala Litoria.

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Ala Litoria, attractive multicoloured PPC commemorating the 60th anniversary of the founding of Ala Litoria.

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(Ephemera) Three three-engined Savoia-Marchetti SM79 planes in flight, in red livery  the colour of Italy in international racing car competitions. A multcoloured PPC commemorating victory in the Istres - Damascus - Le Bourget air race, October 1936.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Three three-engined Savoia-Marchetti SM79 planes in flight, in red livery the colour of Italy in international racing car competitions. A multcoloured PPC commemorating victory in the Istres - Damascus - Le Bourget air race, October 1936.

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(Ephemera) I-DALR  Avro 691 Lancastrian, a rare sepia photocard of one of the five Lancastrians operated by Alitalia on their flights to South America from 1947.  The flight from Milan-Rome-Dakar-Natal-Rio deJaneiro-Sao Paulo and Buenos Aires took 36 hours.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
I-DALR Avro 691 Lancastrian, a rare sepia photocard of one of the five Lancastrians operated by Alitalia on their flights to South America from 1947. The flight from Milan-Rome-Dakar-Natal-Rio deJaneiro-Sao Paulo and Buenos Aires took 36 hours.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) I-DALA, the Fiat G.18L, the mainstay of Alitalia and Aerolinee Italiane Internazionalia after WW II.  A rare sepia photocard.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
I-DALA, the Fiat G.18L, the mainstay of Alitalia and Aerolinee Italiane Internazionalia after WW II. A rare sepia photocard.

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(Ephemera) M. Chevillard in Henry Farman machine just descended after "Fancy"  flight with passengers.
Original B&W phot PPC, unused, c1915. Top rh corner bend - see scan

Ephemera, Picture postcards
M. Chevillard in Henry Farman machine just descended after "Fancy" flight with passengers. Original B&W phot PPC, unused, c1915. Top rh corner bend - see scan

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(Ephemera) London Airport arrivals and departure hall from front, original B&W photocard, unused. Minor vertical crease - see scan.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
London Airport arrivals and departure hall from front, original B&W photocard, unused. Minor vertical crease - see scan.

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(Ephemera) South African Airways DC 7b, ZS-DKE 'Reiger', flying over Johannesburg, c1961,

Ephemera, Picture postcards
South African Airways DC 7b, ZS-DKE 'Reiger', flying over Johannesburg, c1961,

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(Ephemera) Convair 340, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, on tarmac at Heathrow Airport, 1954, original flight B&W PPC..

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Convair 340, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, on tarmac at Heathrow Airport, 1954, original flight B&W PPC..

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(Ephemera) London Airport central area showing BEA planes lined up on tarmac, B&W PPC photocard, c1956.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
London Airport central area showing BEA planes lined up on tarmac, B&W PPC photocard, c1956.

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(Ephemera) London Airport, Passenger Building, Queens Building, and Control Tower taken from BEA helicopter, c1955, PPC photocard..

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London Airport, Passenger Building, Queens Building, and Control Tower taken from BEA helicopter, c1955, PPC photocard..

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(Ephemera) London Airport Heathrow, Control Tower, B&W PPC photocard, c1950.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
London Airport Heathrow, Control Tower, B&W PPC photocard, c1950.

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways poster advertising the early airmail service to Europe, reproduction colour PPC.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Imperial Airways poster advertising the early airmail service to Europe, reproduction colour PPC.

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(Ephemera) A Night Bomber Taking Off, wartime poster issued for display in Post Offices, reproduction colour PPC advert for Post Office savings.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
A Night Bomber Taking Off, wartime poster issued for display in Post Offices, reproduction colour PPC advert for Post Office savings.

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(Ephemera) Night Mail, reproduction colour PPC advertising introduction of night airmail services to Europe.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Night Mail, reproduction colour PPC advertising introduction of night airmail services to Europe.

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(Ephemera) Catapult Mail, reproduction PPC,original c1935.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Catapult Mail, reproduction PPC,original c1935.

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(Ephemera) First Flight Mails, reproduction PPC advertising "Letters sent by air gain several days in delivery". Original c1935.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
First Flight Mails, reproduction PPC advertising "Letters sent by air gain several days in delivery". Original c1935.

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(Ephemera) Vickers Viscount 803 in flight, B&W PPC, original Flight Internation photocard

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Vickers Viscount 803 in flight, B&W PPC, original Flight Internation photocard

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(Ephemera) War Bond Campaign PPC showing airship on convoy duty, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
War Bond Campaign PPC showing airship on convoy duty, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Airship Hindenburg flying over New York, c1936, souvenir B&W photo PPC, unused. Great picture of ship and city.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Airship Hindenburg flying over New York, c1936, souvenir B&W photo PPC, unused. Great picture of ship and city.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) New York's World Fair 1939, The Aviation Building, officially approved PPC, used.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
New York's World Fair 1939, The Aviation Building, officially approved PPC, used.

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(Ephemera) Pan Am S42 Flying Clipper on the water, early original B&W PC, unused. Minor corner bend.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Pan Am S42 Flying Clipper on the water, early original B&W PC, unused. Minor corner bend.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) KLM 'Flying Dutchman' DC6 in flight, PPC, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
KLM 'Flying Dutchman' DC6 in flight, PPC, unused.

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(Ephemera) England-Australia Air Race, B&W PPC showing Lieut. Cathcart Jones and KH Waller standing beside their record breaking DH 'Comet', signed by Owen Cathcart Jones.

Ephemera, Picture Postcards
England-Australia Air Race, B&W PPC showing Lieut. Cathcart Jones and KH Waller standing beside their record breaking DH 'Comet', signed by Owen Cathcart Jones.

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(Ephemera) Circuit D'Anjou, June 16 1912, unused B&W photocard showing "Hanriot faisant son plein d'Automobiline et d'Huille Avion"

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Circuit D'Anjou, June 16 1912, unused B&W photocard showing "Hanriot faisant son plein d'Automobiline et d'Huille Avion"

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(Ephemera) Berkshire Aviation Tours Biplane East Hanney, Britain's first aerial touring joyriding, B&W photocard showing 1925 Avro 504K G-EBKX on the ground.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Berkshire Aviation Tours Biplane East Hanney, Britain's first aerial touring joyriding, B&W photocard showing 1925 Avro 504K G-EBKX on the ground.

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(Ephemera) SS Duchess of Richmond, involved in the St. Lawrence Seaway  North Atlantic air-sea acceleration service 1927-39 carrying inward mail from GB to Canada, original sepia PPC, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
SS Duchess of Richmond, involved in the St. Lawrence Seaway North Atlantic air-sea acceleration service 1927-39 carrying inward mail from GB to Canada, original sepia PPC, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) France, Grande Semaine d'Aviation de la Champagne, Aug 1909, a meeting which marked the coming of age of heavier-than-air aviation. B7W photo PPC showing Wright biplane and Antoinette monoplane in flight.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
France, Grande Semaine d'Aviation de la Champagne, Aug 1909, a meeting which marked the coming of age of heavier-than-air aviation. B7W photo PPC showing Wright biplane and Antoinette monoplane in flight.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Costes and Bellonte likely in plane about to depart from Brouget for the Paris-New York flight, Sept 1st, 1930, unused but franked France 1930 1.50F air.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Costes and Bellonte likely in plane about to depart from Brouget for the Paris-New York flight, Sept 1st, 1930, unused but franked France 1930 1.50F air.

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(Ephemera) Union Aeromaritme Sikorsky S 43 F-ADUK on the tamac, original company sepia PPC, used 5/10/1938, condition fine..The company was established in 1935 by the Chargeurs Rיunis after the collapse of Aeropostale. The S43 was used to develop the Dakar-Pointe Noire service.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Union Aeromaritme Sikorsky S 43 F-ADUK on the tamac, original company sepia PPC, used 5/10/1938, condition fine..The company was established in 1935 by the Chargeurs Rיunis after the collapse of Aeropostale. The S43 was used to develop the Dakar-Pointe Noire service.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) First crossing of the Mediterranean from St. Raphael to Bizerta, 1913, Sep 23, commemorative PPC with inset head and shoulders of M. Garros, and also small square coloured insert showing plane flying over building and rainbow..

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First crossing of the Mediterranean from St. Raphael to Bizerta, 1913, Sep 23, commemorative PPC with inset head and shoulders of M. Garros, and also small square coloured insert showing plane flying over building and rainbow..

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Canadian Pacific Airlines, DC 8 Spacemaster Jet in flight, colour PPC, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Canadian Pacific Airlines, DC 8 Spacemaster Jet in flight, colour PPC, unused.

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways, original B&W photocard showing luxurious interior of the lying boat Scylla, unused.
Imperial Airways used the Scylla for scheduled flights from London to Paris and other European cities. Two aircraft were built, Scylla (G-ACJJ) and Syrinx (G-ACJK). Both served with the airline until its merger into BOAC in 1939 and both were taken out of service the following year.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Imperial Airways, original B&W photocard showing luxurious interior of the lying boat Scylla, unused. Imperial Airways used the Scylla for scheduled flights from London to Paris and other European cities. Two aircraft were built, Scylla (G-ACJJ) and Syrinx (G-ACJK). Both served with the airline until its merger into BOAC in 1939 and both were taken out of service the following year.

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(Ephemera) Syndicato Condor  "Via Condor" promotional New Year and festive season concessionary colour PPC, light/dark blue PPC showing plane silhouette over South Atlantic with "Boas Festas" and Xmas candle flown from Brazil, 31/12/1936, to Germany, circular black 'Transoceonica/Condor Zeppelin Lufthansa/Brasil-Europa' flight cachet. Scarce.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Syndicato Condor "Via Condor" promotional New Year and festive season concessionary colour PPC, light/dark blue PPC showing plane silhouette over South Atlantic with "Boas Festas" and Xmas candle flown from Brazil, 31/12/1936, to Germany, circular black 'Transoceonica/Condor Zeppelin Lufthansa/Brasil-Europa' flight cachet. Scarce.

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(Ephemera) New York Municipal Airport- La Guardia Field, attractive used colour PPC posted internally 8/6/48

Ephemera, Picture postcards
New York Municipal Airport- La Guardia Field, attractive used colour PPC posted internally 8/6/48

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(Ephemera) The First United Kingdom Aerial POst, B&W PC illustrating the original artwork by William W.Lendon or the special cards issued for the 1911 Coronation Aerial Post.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
The First United Kingdom Aerial POst, B&W PC illustrating the original artwork by William W.Lendon or the special cards issued for the 1911 Coronation Aerial Post.

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(Ephemera) London International Air Post Exhibition 1934, souvenir postcard depicting the 1911 Coronation Aerial postcard with Ariel Post Box Closed design, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
London International Air Post Exhibition 1934, souvenir postcard depicting the 1911 Coronation Aerial postcard with Ariel Post Box Closed design, unused.

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(Ephemera) Mr Claude Grahame-White leaving Rugby on a London to Manchester flight during the Blackpool Aviation Meeting 1910, unused B&W PPC with a facsimile signature of the pilot on the front.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Mr Claude Grahame-White leaving Rugby on a London to Manchester flight during the Blackpool Aviation Meeting 1910, unused B&W PPC with a facsimile signature of the pilot on the front.

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(Ephemera) Mr Graham-White in flight, also head and shoulders inset, and facsimile signarure on front, unused B&W PPC.  Showing verso is a true, although incomplete, signature dated August 1st 1910, obtained at the beginning of the second Blackpool aviation meeting on August 1st 1910

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Mr Graham-White in flight, also head and shoulders inset, and facsimile signarure on front, unused B&W PPC. Showing verso is a true, although incomplete, signature dated August 1st 1910, obtained at the beginning of the second Blackpool aviation meeting on August 1st 1910

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(Ephemera) Henri Salmet standing by his Bleriot Monoplane at the Daily Mail circuit of Britain Meeting 1912 , with spectators nearby, unused B&W PPC .

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Henri Salmet standing by his Bleriot Monoplane at the Daily Mail circuit of Britain Meeting 1912 , with spectators nearby, unused B&W PPC .

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(Ephemera) Henri  Salmet in his Bleriot Monoplane at the Daily Mail circuit of Britain Meeting 1912, unused B&W PPC with facsimile signature on the front.

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Henri Salmet in his Bleriot Monoplane at the Daily Mail circuit of Britain Meeting 1912, unused B&W PPC with facsimile signature on the front.

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(Ephemera) Henri  Salmet in his by his Bleriot Monoplane at the Daily Mail circuit of Britain Meeting 1912, postally unused B&W PPC with facsimile signature on the front. and message verso.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Henri Salmet in his by his Bleriot Monoplane at the Daily Mail circuit of Britain Meeting 1912, postally unused B&W PPC with facsimile signature on the front. and message verso.

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(Ephemera) Henri  Salmet standing by his Bleriot Monoplane at the Daily Mail circuit of Britain Meeting 1912, postally unused B&W PPC with facsimile signature on the front. and message verso.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Henri Salmet standing by his Bleriot Monoplane at the Daily Mail circuit of Britain Meeting 1912, postally unused B&W PPC with facsimile signature on the front. and message verso.

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(Ephemera) B.C. Hucks in the seat of his Bleriot Monoplane, and signed by him verso, unused B&W PPC. Following his demonstration flights in the north of England early in 1913, he carried out the series of flights advertising the product of the Robert Sinclair Tobacco Company Ltd and, subsequently he trained purposefully to fly upside-down. His career ended when he was killed in the First World War.

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B.C. Hucks in the seat of his Bleriot Monoplane, and signed by him verso, unused B&W PPC. Following his demonstration flights in the north of England early in 1913, he carried out the series of flights advertising the product of the Robert Sinclair Tobacco Company Ltd and, subsequently he trained purposefully to fly upside-down. His career ended when he was killed in the First World War.

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(Ephemera) B.C. Hucks in the seat of his Blackburn Monoplane 'Mercury', unused B&W PPC. Following his demonstration flights in the north of England early in 1913, he carried out the series of flights advertising the product of the Robert Sinclair Tobacco Company Ltd and, subsequently he trained purposefully to fly upside-down. His career ended when he was killed in the First World War.

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B.C. Hucks in the seat of his Blackburn Monoplane 'Mercury', unused B&W PPC. Following his demonstration flights in the north of England early in 1913, he carried out the series of flights advertising the product of the Robert Sinclair Tobacco Company Ltd and, subsequently he trained purposefully to fly upside-down. His career ended when he was killed in the First World War.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) B.C. Hucks in Bleriot Monoplane, and in his aircraft looping the loop. An original unused sepia PPC. Following his demonstration flights in the north of England early in 1913, he carried out the series of flights advertising the product of the Robert Sinclair Tobacco Company Ltd and, subsequently trained purposefully to fly upside-down. His career ended when he was killed in the First World War.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
B.C. Hucks in Bleriot Monoplane, and in his aircraft looping the loop. An original unused sepia PPC. Following his demonstration flights in the north of England early in 1913, he carried out the series of flights advertising the product of the Robert Sinclair Tobacco Company Ltd and, subsequently trained purposefully to fly upside-down. His career ended when he was killed in the First World War.

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(Ephemera) Gustav Hamel standing by his machine comma original unused B&W PPC.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Gustav Hamel standing by his machine comma original unused B&W PPC.

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(Ephemera) Gustav Hamel standing by his machine, original B&W PPC postally used with message, postmarked Hendon May 27th 1913. Small lower corner bend.

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Gustav Hamel standing by his machine, original B&W PPC postally used with message, postmarked Hendon May 27th 1913. Small lower corner bend.

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(Ephemera) Gustav Hamel, comma a head and shoulders B&W PPC, postally used with message, 1914.

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Gustav Hamel, comma a head and shoulders B&W PPC, postally used with message, 1914.

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(Ephemera) Gustav Hamel sitting in the cockpit of his aeroplane which appears to be a Bleriot, original B&W PPC, verso message, "Hamel, Looping the loop, Odd Down, Bath April 4th 1914".

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Gustav Hamel sitting in the cockpit of his aeroplane which appears to be a Bleriot, original B&W PPC, verso message, "Hamel, Looping the loop, Odd Down, Bath April 4th 1914".

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(Ephemera) Gustav Hamel sitting in the cockpit of his aeroplane which appears to be a Bleriot, original B&W PPC with message, postmarked Farnborough October 13th 1913.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Gustav Hamel sitting in the cockpit of his aeroplane which appears to be a Bleriot, original B&W PPC with message, postmarked Farnborough October 13th 1913.

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(Ephemera) Henri Salmet in the cockpit of his Bleriot monoplane taken during the Daily Mail Circuit of Britain 1912, postally used B&W PPC bearing a facsimile signature of the pilot on front, and message verso.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Henri Salmet in the cockpit of his Bleriot monoplane taken during the Daily Mail Circuit of Britain 1912, postally used B&W PPC bearing a facsimile signature of the pilot on front, and message verso.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Henri Salmet in the cockpit of his Bleriot monoplane taken during the Daily Mail Circuit of Britain 1912, original unused B&W photocard.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Henri Salmet in the cockpit of his Bleriot monoplane taken during the Daily Mail Circuit of Britain 1912, original unused B&W photocard.

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(Ephemera) Henri Salmet flying overhead at Bude on June 11th 1912 during the Daily Mail circuit of Great Britain, original postally used sepia PPC, lower lh corner bend.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Henri Salmet flying overhead at Bude on June 11th 1912 during the Daily Mail circuit of Great Britain, original postally used sepia PPC, lower lh corner bend.

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(Ephemera) Clouston & Ricketts, return flight New Zealand-Australia-England in the DH-88 Comet 'Australian Anniversary', March 1938, original unused PPC showing both pilots exiting the cockpit on their return.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Clouston & Ricketts, return flight New Zealand-Australia-England in the DH-88 Comet 'Australian Anniversary', March 1938, original unused PPC showing both pilots exiting the cockpit on their return.

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(Ephemera) Mac Robertson Race, London to Australia and back, O.Cathcart-Jones and K.F.Weller standing by plane Comet G-AACSR after their record flight Ausralia and back in 13 days, origibal B&W PPC signed in ink Owen Cathcart Jones.,

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Mac Robertson Race, London to Australia and back, O.Cathcart-Jones and K.F.Weller standing by plane Comet G-AACSR after their record flight Ausralia and back in 13 days, origibal B&W PPC signed in ink Owen Cathcart Jones.,

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(Ephemera) De Havilland DH10 'Amiens' used on the short lived 1920 Karachi-Bombay Air Service, original Aircraft Manufacturing Co Ltd sepia photocard.

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De Havilland DH10 'Amiens' used on the short lived 1920 Karachi-Bombay Air Service, original Aircraft Manufacturing Co Ltd sepia photocard.

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(Ephemera) First Air Mail to Madras, original sepia photocard of the Puss Moth VT-ADN that brought the mail to Madras with inset picture of Neville Vintcent.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
First Air Mail to Madras, original sepia photocard of the Puss Moth VT-ADN that brought the mail to Madras with inset picture of Neville Vintcent.

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(Ephemera) American Airlines DC 'Dakota' in flight, unused  B&W PPC c1935.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
American Airlines DC 'Dakota' in flight, unused B&W PPC c1935.

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(Ephemera) Trans Texas Airways, 1947-69, publicity colour PPC showing company plane with stewardess in cowgirl clothes.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Trans Texas Airways, 1947-69, publicity colour PPC showing company plane with stewardess in cowgirl clothes.

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(Ephemera) Avianca publicity colour PPC showing picture of Dornier Wal in flight, c1928.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Avianca publicity colour PPC showing picture of Dornier Wal in flight, c1928.

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(Ephemera) Norddeutscher Lloyd Bremen, original multicoloured PPC, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Norddeutscher Lloyd Bremen, original multicoloured PPC, unused.

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways Routes 1935, multicoloured Imperial Airways repro card.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Imperial Airways Routes 1935, multicoloured Imperial Airways repro card.

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(Ephemera) Air France, rare 1936 New Year/reduced rate B&W photo PPC showing Potez 62 on ground, franked 35c, canc Buenos Aires 26/12/1936 cds, Paris Avion 31/12 arrival cds on front.  CPPA #24 (RR).

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Air France, rare 1936 New Year/reduced rate B&W photo PPC showing Potez 62 on ground, franked 35c, canc Buenos Aires 26/12/1936 cds, Paris Avion 31/12 arrival cds on front. CPPA #24 (RR).

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Rare unused Compagnie Generale Aeropostale 1928 New Year/reduced rate blue/black PPC showing 'Late 25' flying over palm trees. CPPA #3 (RRRR). In pristine condition.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Rare unused Compagnie Generale Aeropostale 1928 New Year/reduced rate blue/black PPC showing 'Late 25' flying over palm trees. CPPA #3 (RRRR). In pristine condition.

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(Ephemera) Air France, rare 1935 New Year/reduced rate colour PPC showing Late 300 'Croix du Sud' in flight, flown Sao Paulo to KIlmarnock, Scotland, franked 1500R, canc Sao Paul 21/1235 cds. CPPA #16 (R).

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Air France, rare 1935 New Year/reduced rate colour PPC showing Late 300 'Croix du Sud' in flight, flown Sao Paulo to KIlmarnock, Scotland, franked 1500R, canc Sao Paul 21/1235 cds. CPPA #16 (R).

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Air France, rare 1938 New Year/reduced rate colour PPC showing Dewoitine 339 flying over a gaucho, flown from Chile to Berlin, franked 70c, canc Concepcion (Chile) 15 Dec 1938,  CPPA #28A (R). Three stamps on picture side and handwriting around the picture. See scan,

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Air France, rare 1938 New Year/reduced rate colour PPC showing Dewoitine 339 flying over a gaucho, flown from Chile to Berlin, franked 70c, canc Concepcion (Chile) 15 Dec 1938, CPPA #28A (R). Three stamps on picture side and handwriting around the picture. See scan,

Perceived Value

(Ephemera)  Air France, rare Brazil 1938 New Year/reduced rate colour PPC showing Dewoitine 339 over Rio Bay, flown from Natal to Liverpool, franked 2500R, canc Natal 18 Dez 1938 oval ds,  CPPA #29 (RRR).

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Air France, rare Brazil 1938 New Year/reduced rate colour PPC showing Dewoitine 339 over Rio Bay, flown from Natal to Liverpool, franked 2500R, canc Natal 18 Dez 1938 oval ds, CPPA #29 (RRR).

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Used Syndicato Condor promotional colour PPC showing Father Christmas in the clouds dropping greetings cards over the globe, and "Boas Festas" and "Via Condor" text, flown from Rio 17/12/36 to Germany, 22 Dez 1936 dated arrival hs.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Used Syndicato Condor promotional colour PPC showing Father Christmas in the clouds dropping greetings cards over the globe, and "Boas Festas" and "Via Condor" text, flown from Rio 17/12/36 to Germany, 22 Dez 1936 dated arrival hs.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Original B&W photocard showing a Pan Am Clipper heading out westward over the Golden Gate Bridge.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Original B&W photocard showing a Pan Am Clipper heading out westward over the Golden Gate Bridge.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Original PAA B&W photocard of Pan Am Clipper flying past the Statue of Liberty.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Original PAA B&W photocard of Pan Am Clipper flying past the Statue of Liberty.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Attractive original colour PPC of 'California Clipper' NC 18602 at mooring.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Attractive original colour PPC of 'California Clipper' NC 18602 at mooring.

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(Ephemera) Umtali Aerodrome, postal officials waiting for the air mails, original B&W photocard, 13x9cm, c1935. Also small plan of Umtali Aerodrome, 15x13cm.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Umtali Aerodrome, postal officials waiting for the air mails, original B&W photocard, 13x9cm, c1935. Also small plan of Umtali Aerodrome, 15x13cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Pan-American Airways China Clipper arriving over San Francisco, from the Orient, beautiful original colour PPC, circa late 1930's.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Pan-American Airways China Clipper arriving over San Francisco, from the Orient, beautiful original colour PPC, circa late 1930's.

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(Ephemera) Honolulu Clipper Pacific Flying Boat somewhere over the Pacific, original colour PPC, circa late 930's,

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Honolulu Clipper Pacific Flying Boat somewhere over the Pacific, original colour PPC, circa late 930's,

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(Ephemera) Close up of front half of Martin M130 'China Clipper' moored at Treasure Island, San Francisco Bay, original colour photo PPC taken late 1930's.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Close up of front half of Martin M130 'China Clipper' moored at Treasure Island, San Francisco Bay, original colour photo PPC taken late 1930's.

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(Ephemera) US Navy Flying Boat over San Diego Bay, Coronado and Point Loma in the Distance, original colour PPC, c mid 1930's.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
US Navy Flying Boat over San Diego Bay, Coronado and Point Loma in the Distance, original colour PPC, c mid 1930's.

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(Ephemera) China Clipper taking off to deliver mail to Hawaii and the Philippines, original B&W PPC, c 1935.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
China Clipper taking off to deliver mail to Hawaii and the Philippines, original B&W PPC, c 1935.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Aerial view of Johnston Island, original colour PPC c early 1930's. An atoll 750 miles south of Hawaii under the control of the American military for use as a naval refuelling depot and airbase.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Aerial view of Johnston Island, original colour PPC c early 1930's. An atoll 750 miles south of Hawaii under the control of the American military for use as a naval refuelling depot and airbase.

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(Ephemera) San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, original colour PPC, c mid 1930's.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, original colour PPC, c mid 1930's.

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(Ephemera) San Francisco from the Pacific showing Golden Gate and Oakland Bay Bridges, Berkley, Almeda and the Business District, original colour PPC circa late 1930's.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
San Francisco from the Pacific showing Golden Gate and Oakland Bay Bridges, Berkley, Almeda and the Business District, original colour PPC circa late 1930's.

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(Ephemera) Graf Zeppelin flying over New York, Midtown and Empire State Building, 1928, B&W photocard,.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Graf Zeppelin flying over New York, Midtown and Empire State Building, 1928, B&W photocard,.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Belgium, Brasschaet Aviation Meeting, original B&W PPC showing military pilots in flight.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Belgium, Brasschaet Aviation Meeting, original B&W PPC showing military pilots in flight.

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(Ephemera) France, Reims, Grande Semaine d'Aviation aviation meeting organized by the Aיro-Club de France. original B&W PPC showing The Curtiss No. 2,  known as the Reims Racer, a racing aircraft built in the United States by Glenn Curtiss in 1909 to contest the Gordon Bennett Cup air race in Reims, France that year.  an open-framework biplane with two-bay unstaggered wings of equal span. It had a monoplane tail that controlled the rudder but the elevators were carried forward of the pilot as a biplane canard unit.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
France, Reims, Grande Semaine d'Aviation aviation meeting organized by the Aיro-Club de France. original B&W PPC showing The Curtiss No. 2, known as the Reims Racer, a racing aircraft built in the United States by Glenn Curtiss in 1909 to contest the Gordon Bennett Cup air race in Reims, France that year. an open-framework biplane with two-bay unstaggered wings of equal span. It had a monoplane tail that controlled the rudder but the elevators were carried forward of the pilot as a biplane canard unit.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Belgium, 'Ligne Le Roi Albert', opening of the  aerial route along the Congo river on July 1, 1920. An original sepia PPC showing  M Franc, Belgian Minister of the Colonies, leaving Leopoldville, Congo, in a Levy Lepen HB2 hydroplane to fly upstream to Gombe on the first flight of the opening stage of the Congo River service. An item of historical significance in the development of Belgian aviation.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Belgium, 'Ligne Le Roi Albert', opening of the aerial route along the Congo river on July 1, 1920. An original sepia PPC showing M Franc, Belgian Minister of the Colonies, leaving Leopoldville, Congo, in a Levy Lepen HB2 hydroplane to fly upstream to Gombe on the first flight of the opening stage of the Congo River service. An item of historical significance in the development of Belgian aviation.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Belgium, SABENA airliner Savoia Marchetti S73 at Croydon airport 1930s , original B&W PPC.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Belgium, SABENA airliner Savoia Marchetti S73 at Croydon airport 1930s , original B&W PPC.

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(Ephemera) American Overseas Airlines, colour PPC showing Lockheed Constellation disembarking passengers

Ephemera, Picture postcards
American Overseas Airlines, colour PPC showing Lockheed Constellation disembarking passengers

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(Ephemera) Boeing 'Double Deck' Stratocruiser in flight, Northwest Orient Airlines.clour PPC.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Boeing 'Double Deck' Stratocruiser in flight, Northwest Orient Airlines.clour PPC.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) R-100 airship G-FAAV in flight, original Fleet Street B&W photograph, 15x11cm.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
R-100 airship G-FAAV in flight, original Fleet Street B&W photograph, 15x11cm.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) United Airlines 'Mainliner' DC3, NC 16063, on the tarmac at La Guardia Field airport, colour PPC, circa 1932.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
United Airlines 'Mainliner' DC3, NC 16063, on the tarmac at La Guardia Field airport, colour PPC, circa 1932.

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(Ephemera) Northwest Airlines Stratocruiser N 74602 on the tarmac, colour PPC.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Northwest Airlines Stratocruiser N 74602 on the tarmac, colour PPC.

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(Ephemera) BOAC Jet-Prop Britannia 312 in flight, colour PPC.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
BOAC Jet-Prop Britannia 312 in flight, colour PPC.

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(Ephemera) BEA Viscount G-AMOG in flight, B&W PPC.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
BEA Viscount G-AMOG in flight, B&W PPC.

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(Ephemera) Interior of Northwest Orient Airlines DC-6B, colour PPC.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Interior of Northwest Orient Airlines DC-6B, colour PPC.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Lockheed  Turbo Constellation in flight, Northwest Orient Airlines, colour PPC.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Lockheed Turbo Constellation in flight, Northwest Orient Airlines, colour PPC.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BOAC DC-7C in flight, colour PPC.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
BOAC DC-7C in flight, colour PPC.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BOAC Rolls-Royce 707 Jetliner in flight, colour PPC,

Ephemera, Picture postcards
BOAC Rolls-Royce 707 Jetliner in flight, colour PPC,

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Empress of Britain, super B&W photocard, c1935.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Empress of Britain, super B&W photocard, c1935.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Aerotranport (ABA Swedish Airlines), Dalkeith Classical Poster Series, colour PPC. ABA flew its first flight in 1924 between Stockholm and Helsinki. Before WWII, ABA operated the Scandinavian Air Express jointly with KLM between Scandinavia and London/Paris via Amsterdam, and jointly with Aero O/Y between Sweden and Finland.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Aerotranport (ABA Swedish Airlines), Dalkeith Classical Poster Series, colour PPC. ABA flew its first flight in 1924 between Stockholm and Helsinki. Before WWII, ABA operated the Scandinavian Air Express jointly with KLM between Scandinavia and London/Paris via Amsterdam, and jointly with Aero O/Y between Sweden and Finland.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Curtiss Flying Service, a Dalkeith Classic Poster PPC. Curtiss Flying Service flew with amphibians from July 1929 on two routes out of Boston to Nantucket and Bangor. These services had apparently been discontinued by the summer of 1930.The airline is reported to have operated in the New York area during 1931, but was gone by 1932.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Curtiss Flying Service, a Dalkeith Classic Poster PPC. Curtiss Flying Service flew with amphibians from July 1929 on two routes out of Boston to Nantucket and Bangor. These services had apparently been discontinued by the summer of 1930.The airline is reported to have operated in the New York area during 1931, but was gone by 1932.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways 1926, arrival of mail at Karachi from the first round trip by the liner 'Argosy'. A super 'Nostalgia sepia repr PPC..

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Imperial Airways 1926, arrival of mail at Karachi from the first round trip by the liner 'Argosy'. A super 'Nostalgia sepia repr PPC..

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Ala Littoria Savoia-Marchetti S.66  twin-hull flying boat, FIBAA Ala Littoria, moored at ? Venice or Valetta, c1935, original B&W unused PPC.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Ala Littoria Savoia-Marchetti S.66 twin-hull flying boat, FIBAA Ala Littoria, moored at ? Venice or Valetta, c1935, original B&W unused PPC.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Alitalia Savoia Marchetti 96, on the tarmac at Northolt airport, April 1948, B&W photocard unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Alitalia Savoia Marchetti 96, on the tarmac at Northolt airport, April 1948, B&W photocard unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Ala Littoria, Trimotor Savoia Marchetti S/75 in flight, B&W photocard, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Ala Littoria, Trimotor Savoia Marchetti S/75 in flight, B&W photocard, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British Airways, 'As the Crow Flies' ' Paris & Scandinavia', blue/black/white/grey poster card, unused

Ephemera, Picture postcards
British Airways, 'As the Crow Flies' ' Paris & Scandinavia', blue/black/white/grey poster card, unused

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British Airways Ltd, 'Paris & Scandinavia', blue/orange red/grey poster card, unused

Ephemera, Picture postcards
British Airways Ltd, 'Paris & Scandinavia', blue/orange red/grey poster card, unused

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British Airways, 'The Most Pleasant Route to Paris', red/green/yellow/grey  poster card, unused

Ephemera, Picture postcards
British Airways, 'The Most Pleasant Route to Paris', red/green/yellow/grey poster card, unused

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) 'Scipio', the British four-engined 15-seat biplane luxury flying boat, c1931, diagrammatic double card (30x11cm opened out) showing cross section of flying deck, passenger cabin, etc with many short text explanations. Nice item.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
'Scipio', the British four-engined 15-seat biplane luxury flying boat, c1931, diagrammatic double card (30x11cm opened out) showing cross section of flying deck, passenger cabin, etc with many short text explanations. Nice item.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways 'Operate the Longest Routes', red/blue/grey purple with global routes map repro photocard.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Imperial Airways 'Operate the Longest Routes', red/blue/grey purple with global routes map repro photocard.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British Airways purple/yellow/grey/black repro poster card showing BA hostess dressed in smart  c1938 uniform and 'Paris-Germany-Denmark-Sweden' text.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
British Airways purple/yellow/grey/black repro poster card showing BA hostess dressed in smart c1938 uniform and 'Paris-Germany-Denmark-Sweden' text.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) The Mayo Composite Aircraft 'Maia' at moring c1938, B&W Foynes Flying Museum photocard.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
The Mayo Composite Aircraft 'Maia' at moring c1938, B&W Foynes Flying Museum photocard.

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(Ephemera) Catalina Flying Boat, PBY-5A, with 210 RAF Squadron markings, at Portland Harbour,.Catalina Society PPC.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Catalina Flying Boat, PBY-5A, with 210 RAF Squadron markings, at Portland Harbour,.Catalina Society PPC.

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways Short S26 G-Class Golden Hind flying boat moored at Rochester Harbour, July 1939, original B&W 'Flight'. photocard in superb condition.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Imperial Airways Short S26 G-Class Golden Hind flying boat moored at Rochester Harbour, July 1939, original B&W 'Flight'. photocard in superb condition.

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(Ephemera) Newtownwards (Northern Ireland) Airport 1935, B&W photocard showing mail bags unloaded from a De Haveland of Hillmans Airways Ltd, B&W photocard produced by the Norht of Ireland Philatelic Society.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Newtownwards (Northern Ireland) Airport 1935, B&W photocard showing mail bags unloaded from a De Haveland of Hillmans Airways Ltd, B&W photocard produced by the Norht of Ireland Philatelic Society.

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(Ephemera) Austraal BAC 1-11 in company livery on tarmac, colour PPC. Austral is a domestic airline of Argentina, and the sister company of Aerolםneas Argentinas.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Austraal BAC 1-11 in company livery on tarmac, colour PPC. Austral is a domestic airline of Argentina, and the sister company of Aerolםneas Argentinas.

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(Ephemera) SAA 747 Stratojet in flight in company livery, colour PPC unused

Ephemera, Picture postcards
SAA 747 Stratojet in flight in company livery, colour PPC unused

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(Ephemera) Hunting Clan Air Transport Vickers Viscount in flight in company livery, colour PPC unused

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Hunting Clan Air Transport Vickers Viscount in flight in company livery, colour PPC unused

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(Ephemera) Air China Boeing 767 in flight in company livery, colour PPC unused

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Air China Boeing 767 in flight in company livery, colour PPC unused

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(Ephemera) British Caledonian DC 10 in flight in company livery, colour PPC unused

Ephemera, Picture postcards
British Caledonian DC 10 in flight in company livery, colour PPC unused

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(Ephemera) Aurigny Trislander in flight in company livery, colour PPC unused

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Aurigny Trislander in flight in company livery, colour PPC unused

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(Ephemera) British Airways Super 1-11 on tarmac in company livery, colour PPC unused

Ephemera, Picture postcards
British Airways Super 1-11 on tarmac in company livery, colour PPC unused

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways Flying Boat in flight in company livery, in detailed cross section showing smoking room, promenade deck, flight deck, passenger lounges etc, colour PPC unused

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Imperial Airways Flying Boat in flight in company livery, in detailed cross section showing smoking room, promenade deck, flight deck, passenger lounges etc, colour PPC unused

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways Flying Boat 'Scipio' in flight at dusk, Tuck's B&W photocard unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Imperial Airways Flying Boat 'Scipio' in flight at dusk, Tuck's B&W photocard unused.

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways Bristol Ten-seater, registration G-EAWY, on display at Croydon Aerodrome, aTuck's B&W photocard unused.  The Bristol Ten-seater was a large, two bay biplane with a cabin for nine passengers and a forward cockpit for the single pilot which first flew on 21 June 1921. It was then  transferred to Instone Air Line for service on its London to Paris route, then to Handley Page Transport Ltd., and  finally to IAW in 1924,

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Imperial Airways Bristol Ten-seater, registration G-EAWY, on display at Croydon Aerodrome, aTuck's B&W photocard unused. The Bristol Ten-seater was a large, two bay biplane with a cabin for nine passengers and a forward cockpit for the single pilot which first flew on 21 June 1921. It was then transferred to Instone Air Line for service on its London to Paris route, then to Handley Page Transport Ltd., and finally to IAW in 1924,

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways Bristol Ten-seater, registration G-EAWY, on display at Croydon Aerodrome, a Tuck's B&W photocard unused.  The Bristol Ten-seater was a large, two bay biplane with a cabin for nine passengers and a forward cockpit for the single pilot which first flew on 21 June 1921. It was then  transferred to Instone Air Line for service on its London to Paris route, then to Handley Page Transport Ltd., and  finally to IAW in 1924,

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Imperial Airways Bristol Ten-seater, registration G-EAWY, on display at Croydon Aerodrome, a Tuck's B&W photocard unused. The Bristol Ten-seater was a large, two bay biplane with a cabin for nine passengers and a forward cockpit for the single pilot which first flew on 21 June 1921. It was then transferred to Instone Air Line for service on its London to Paris route, then to Handley Page Transport Ltd., and finally to IAW in 1924,

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways Flying Boat 'Scipio' in flight, Tuck's B&W photocard used. A particularly attractive shot taken from above and slightly in front. A few edge rubs, but otherwise good. See scan.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Imperial Airways Flying Boat 'Scipio' in flight, Tuck's B&W photocard used. A particularly attractive shot taken from above and slightly in front. A few edge rubs, but otherwise good. See scan.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Short Singapore Flying Boat on the water, two engines, three fins, Valentine's B&W photocard unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Short Singapore Flying Boat on the water, two engines, three fins, Valentine's B&W photocard unused.

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(Ephemera) Jersey Airways DH88 on the tarmac, original Tuck's sepia PPC, used.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Jersey Airways DH88 on the tarmac, original Tuck's sepia PPC, used.

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(Ephemera) Benoist Airboat in flight, the St. Petersburg–Tampa Airboat Line (SPT Airboat Line) was the first scheduled airline using a winged aircraft.The airline provided service between St. Petersburg and neighbouring Tampa. The first scheduled airline flight, January 1, 1914. B&W photocard pub Florida Aviation Historical Society.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Benoist Airboat in flight, the St. Petersburg–Tampa Airboat Line (SPT Airboat Line) was the first scheduled airline using a winged aircraft.The airline provided service between St. Petersburg and neighbouring Tampa. The first scheduled airline flight, January 1, 1914. B&W photocard pub Florida Aviation Historical Society.

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(Ephemera) KLM  The Fokker F.VII, also known as the Fokker Trimotor, was an airliner produced in the 1920s by the Dutch aircraft manufacturer Fokker. One of these planes was used in 1924 for the first flight from the Netherlands to the Dutch East Indies. B&W photocard, used.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
KLM The Fokker F.VII, also known as the Fokker Trimotor, was an airliner produced in the 1920s by the Dutch aircraft manufacturer Fokker. One of these planes was used in 1924 for the first flight from the Netherlands to the Dutch East Indies. B&W photocard, used.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Aircraft  Youth of Britain, (G-AAEV), used by Alan Cobham in an aviation promotional tour of the United Kingdom in October 7, 1929. During the tour, Cobham flew 60,000 miles (97,000 km), visited 110 towns and took aloft 40,000 passengers, including 10,000 schoolchildren free of charge. Original photocard, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Aircraft Youth of Britain, (G-AAEV), used by Alan Cobham in an aviation promotional tour of the United Kingdom in October 7, 1929. During the tour, Cobham flew 60,000 miles (97,000 km), visited 110 towns and took aloft 40,000 passengers, including 10,000 schoolchildren free of charge. Original photocard, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways Armstrong Argosy on tarmac at Croydon Airport, 1927, B&W Pamlin PPC, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Imperial Airways Armstrong Argosy on tarmac at Croydon Airport, 1927, B&W Pamlin PPC, unused.

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(Ephemera) Last Days of Croydon Airport c1950, showing planes and airport vehicles on the tarmac beside the control tower, B&W PPC, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Last Days of Croydon Airport c1950, showing planes and airport vehicles on the tarmac beside the control tower, B&W PPC, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways Heracles on tarmac at Croydon Airport, 1929, B&W Pamlin PPC, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Imperial Airways Heracles on tarmac at Croydon Airport, 1929, B&W Pamlin PPC, unused.

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(Ephemera) Handley Page W8b (G EBBH) on the ground at Croydon Aerodrome 1924,  B&W photocard, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Handley Page W8b (G EBBH) on the ground at Croydon Aerodrome 1924, B&W photocard, unused.

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(Ephemera) The Fokker F.XXXVI. 1930s Dutch four-engined 32-passenger airliner designed and built by Fokker. It was delivered to KLM and operated on European routes from March 1935. B&W PPC.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
The Fokker F.XXXVI. 1930s Dutch four-engined 32-passenger airliner designed and built by Fokker. It was delivered to KLM and operated on European routes from March 1935. B&W PPC.

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(Ephemera) No Lot

Ephemera, Picture postcards
No Lot

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(Ephemera) 'S.S. Bremen' original Valentines real PPC, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
'S.S. Bremen' original Valentines real PPC, unused.

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(Ephemera) 'S.S. Europa' original Valentines real PPC, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
'S.S. Europa' original Valentines real PPC, unused.

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(Ephemera) C Class flying boat 'Caledonia' flying over Rochester bridge, original Pamlin Print, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
C Class flying boat 'Caledonia' flying over Rochester bridge, original Pamlin Print, unused.

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(Ephemera) Supermarine Rolls Royce, winner of the 1929 Schneider Trophy, origina B&W photocard, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Supermarine Rolls Royce, winner of the 1929 Schneider Trophy, origina B&W photocard, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Mr Graham White's 'Waterplane' at anchor at Bognor 12 August 1912, original sepia photocard.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Mr Graham White's 'Waterplane' at anchor at Bognor 12 August 1912, original sepia photocard.

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(Ephemera) Flying boats 'Maia' and 'Mercury' with 'Corinna' nearby, moored at Imp

































Flying boats 'Maia' and 'Mercury' with 'Corinna' nearby, moored at the imperial Airways Fling boat Base, Southampton. Pamlin B&W photocard, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Flying boats 'Maia' and 'Mercury' with 'Corinna' nearby, moored at Imp Flying boats 'Maia' and 'Mercury' with 'Corinna' nearby, moored at the imperial Airways Fling boat Base, Southampton. Pamlin B&W photocard, unused.

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(Ephemera) British Airways Fokker FXII  G-ADZK preparing to leave Gatwick airport on the new service to Le Bourget , sepia PPC repro, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
British Airways Fokker FXII G-ADZK preparing to leave Gatwick airport on the new service to Le Bourget , sepia PPC repro, unused.

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(Ephemera) Original Pan Am promotional card, circa 1940, showing colour photo of the threshing of wheat along the Pan American highway in the mountains of Oaxaca (Mexico).

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Original Pan Am promotional card, circa 1940, showing colour photo of the threshing of wheat along the Pan American highway in the mountains of Oaxaca (Mexico).

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(Ephemera) Coronation Airmail, facsimile of original pc published by Stamp Collecting franked 1/2d and posted in London on FDI 15/2/37, red "Save at Selfridges" cachet.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Coronation Airmail, facsimile of original pc published by Stamp Collecting franked 1/2d and posted in London on FDI 15/2/37, red "Save at Selfridges" cachet.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) GPO Airmail Links 1930, superb reproduction PPC showing  airmail links between GB and Europe, North Africa, the Baltic States and the Middle East in 1930.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
GPO Airmail Links 1930, superb reproduction PPC showing airmail links between GB and Europe, North Africa, the Baltic States and the Middle East in 1930.

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(Ephemera) Aeropostale, unused red/white/blue/back souvenir PPC issued in 1928, showing a winged messenger standing over the central post office of Buenos Aires with text "Servicio Aeropostal/Argentina-Uruguay-Brasil-Africa-Europa/Inauguracion Oficial/1 de Marzio de 1928", issued to commemorate the inaugural air-ship service by Aeropostale between Argentina and Europe, illustrated Collot and Cornu, 'Ligne Mermoz', p96 . Tiny lower lh corner bend, otherwise fine.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Aeropostale, unused red/white/blue/back souvenir PPC issued in 1928, showing a winged messenger standing over the central post office of Buenos Aires with text "Servicio Aeropostal/Argentina-Uruguay-Brasil-Africa-Europa/Inauguracion Oficial/1 de Marzio de 1928", issued to commemorate the inaugural air-ship service by Aeropostale between Argentina and Europe, illustrated Collot and Cornu, 'Ligne Mermoz', p96 . Tiny lower lh corner bend, otherwise fine.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BEA Viscount V 802 in flight in company livery, original colour PPC.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
BEA Viscount V 802 in flight in company livery, original colour PPC.

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(Ephemera) World's First Hovercoach PPC, franked 3d cancelled framed "10th anniversary Year - World's/First Hovercraft Service/28th October 1972/Wallasey Cheshire".

Ephemera, Picture postcards
World's First Hovercoach PPC, franked 3d cancelled framed "10th anniversary Year - World's/First Hovercraft Service/28th October 1972/Wallasey Cheshire".

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(Ephemera) Qantas "South Africa So near By Qantas" with route map and profile of female in native head dress, unused multicoloured repro PPC from Qantas Historical Archives.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Qantas "South Africa So near By Qantas" with route map and profile of female in native head dress, unused multicoloured repro PPC from Qantas Historical Archives.

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(Ephemera) Qantas Empire Airways support role in WWII, "Air Support ..Continuous Service" showing parachutes dropping from plane flying over jungle combat troops, unused multicoloured repro PPC from Qantas Historical Archives.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Qantas Empire Airways support role in WWII, "Air Support ..Continuous Service" showing parachutes dropping from plane flying over jungle combat troops, unused multicoloured repro PPC from Qantas Historical Archives.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways label, "Use the Air Mail/to India/ also Persia, Iraq and Egypt", blue/pale blue/red, 5x3cm, unmounted mint, GB 49, scarce.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Imperial Airways label, "Use the Air Mail/to India/ also Persia, Iraq and Egypt", blue/pale blue/red, 5x3cm, unmounted mint, GB 49, scarce.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Coronation Airmail, facsimile of original pc published by Stamp Collecting, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Coronation Airmail, facsimile of original pc published by Stamp Collecting, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Pan Am Terminal, Miami, unused colour PPC, c 1930.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Pan Am Terminal, Miami, unused colour PPC, c 1930.

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(Ephemera) Original Akron B&W photo card, fine strike Akron City Stamp Club/22/11/1964 verso.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Original Akron B&W photo card, fine strike Akron City Stamp Club/22/11/1964 verso.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways DH 91 Albatross 'Fortuna' on the tarmac at Croydon, c1939, original Pamlin Print 1972. The 'Fortuna', registered G-AFDK, was delivered to Imperial Airways in 1939 and operated on routes from Croydon to Paris, Brussels and Zurich. It was destroyed in a crash landing near Shannon Airport, Ireland on 6 July 1943.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Imperial Airways DH 91 Albatross 'Fortuna' on the tarmac at Croydon, c1939, original Pamlin Print 1972. The 'Fortuna', registered G-AFDK, was delivered to Imperial Airways in 1939 and operated on routes from Croydon to Paris, Brussels and Zurich. It was destroyed in a crash landing near Shannon Airport, Ireland on 6 July 1943.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Qantas, attractive unused multicoloured PPC published by Qantas Historical Archives showing artist's impression of DH VII USL 'Brisbane' flying over  a map of the Daly Waters-Brisbane route with signpost showing distances of Longreach, Cloncurry, Normanton, Mt Isa and Daly Waters from Brisbane,  with "Qantas/Empire Airways/Internal Service" logo.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Qantas, attractive unused multicoloured PPC published by Qantas Historical Archives showing artist's impression of DH VII USL 'Brisbane' flying over a map of the Daly Waters-Brisbane route with signpost showing distances of Longreach, Cloncurry, Normanton, Mt Isa and Daly Waters from Brisbane, with "Qantas/Empire Airways/Internal Service" logo.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) France 1911, Circuit European, three unused PPC's,  Biplan Astra, Monolpan Train, and Monoplan Rep, two have filing holes, and one a corner bend, otherwise fine and attractive.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
France 1911, Circuit European, three unused PPC's, Biplan Astra, Monolpan Train, and Monoplan Rep, two have filing holes, and one a corner bend, otherwise fine and attractive.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) PANAGRA, DC-8 in Jetliner in company livery in flight, original colour PPC, 1966.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
PANAGRA, DC-8 in Jetliner in company livery in flight, original colour PPC, 1966.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) PANAGRA, DC-7B in green/yellow, silver company livery, flying over the Statue of Liberty, New York, original colour PPC, c1960.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
PANAGRA, DC-7B in green/yellow, silver company livery, flying over the Statue of Liberty, New York, original colour PPC, c1960.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) PANAGRA, DC-6B in green/yellow, silver company livery in flight, original colour PPC, 1955.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
PANAGRA, DC-6B in green/yellow, silver company livery in flight, original colour PPC, 1955.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Qantas Empire Airways "To Western Queensland, North Australia,Java,Singapore....", red/black/brown PPC showing detailed cross section of an Imperial Flying Boat in flight showing smoking room, promenade deck, engines, etc, superb unused multicoloured repro PPC from Qantas Historical Archives.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Qantas Empire Airways "To Western Queensland, North Australia,Java,Singapore....", red/black/brown PPC showing detailed cross section of an Imperial Flying Boat in flight showing smoking room, promenade deck, engines, etc, superb unused multicoloured repro PPC from Qantas Historical Archives.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) BWIA, British West Indian Airways, attractive unused reproduction  PPC taken from an original red/green/yellow/blue poster by Padden, showing artist's impression of flying boat moored in cove, with "British West Indian Airways"  and "Throughout the Carribean" logos.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
BWIA, British West Indian Airways, attractive unused reproduction PPC taken from an original red/green/yellow/blue poster by Padden, showing artist's impression of flying boat moored in cove, with "British West Indian Airways" and "Throughout the Carribean" logos.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) British Airways, attractive unused reproduction  PPC, c1938, advertising a week end return to Paris for £6.6.0, taken from an original red/green/yellow/blue poster showing artist's impression of flying boat silouhette over white cliffs of Dover, with "British Airways"  and "Frequent Services Daily to Paris" logos.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
British Airways, attractive unused reproduction PPC, c1938, advertising a week end return to Paris for £6.6.0, taken from an original red/green/yellow/blue poster showing artist's impression of flying boat silouhette over white cliffs of Dover, with "British Airways" and "Frequent Services Daily to Paris" logos.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) PANAGRA, DC-2 Santa Ana on the ground at a provincial airfield in Peru, with Llamas in fireground, c1935, original B&W photocard.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
PANAGRA, DC-2 Santa Ana on the ground at a provincial airfield in Peru, with Llamas in fireground, c1935, original B&W photocard.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) PANAGRA, DC-2 Santa Ana taking off from a provincial airfield in Peru, c1935, original B&W photocard.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
PANAGRA, DC-2 Santa Ana taking off from a provincial airfield in Peru, c1935, original B&W photocard.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Shell advt, M Chanteloup uses Shell in airmail acrobatics at London Aerodrome, repr PPC of pilot and plane.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Shell advt, M Chanteloup uses Shell in airmail acrobatics at London Aerodrome, repr PPC of pilot and plane.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Compagnie Generale Postale, original unused blue/black/orange PPC commemorating opening of the regular South America/-Europe service from Buenos Aires, showing winged postman and "Servicio Aeropostal………1 de Marzo de 1928",

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Compagnie Generale Postale, original unused blue/black/orange PPC commemorating opening of the regular South America/-Europe service from Buenos Aires, showing winged postman and "Servicio Aeropostal………1 de Marzo de 1928",

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways attractive unused multicoloured PPC reproduction, 15x10cm, of IAW poster showing Handley Page airliner HP42 in flight

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Imperial Airways attractive unused multicoloured PPC reproduction, 15x10cm, of IAW poster showing Handley Page airliner HP42 in flight

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways attractive unused multicoloured PPC reproduction, 15x10cm, of IAW poster showing front end of airliner 'Hannibal' on tarmac and 'The Comfort of Air Travel by Imperial Airways/The British Line" text.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Imperial Airways attractive unused multicoloured PPC reproduction, 15x10cm, of IAW poster showing front end of airliner 'Hannibal' on tarmac and 'The Comfort of Air Travel by Imperial Airways/The British Line" text.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways attractive unused multicoloured PPC reproduction, 15x10cm, of IAW poster showing front end on view of airliner with 'Every Imperial Air Liner Has/4 Engines/For Security /In 1937 carried over 70,000 passengers and flew over 6,000,000 miles' text.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Imperial Airways attractive unused multicoloured PPC reproduction, 15x10cm, of IAW poster showing front end on view of airliner with 'Every Imperial Air Liner Has/4 Engines/For Security /In 1937 carried over 70,000 passengers and flew over 6,000,000 miles' text.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Focke-Wulf FW 200 'Condor', D-AERE, in flight, original B&W PPC. On 10-11/8/1938 this plane flew non-stop from Berlin to New York in 19 hours 55 minutes, flown by Henke, Moreau, Dierberg and Kober.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Focke-Wulf FW 200 'Condor', D-AERE, in flight, original B&W PPC. On 10-11/8/1938 this plane flew non-stop from Berlin to New York in 19 hours 55 minutes, flown by Henke, Moreau, Dierberg and Kober.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Balbo Transatlantic Flight. Italo Balbo was an Italian Blackshirt leader who served as Italy's Marshal of the Air Force, Governor-General of Libya, Commander-in-Chief of Italian North Africa, and the "heir apparent" to Italian dictator Benito Mussolini. From 1 July – 12 August 1933, he led a flight of twenty-four flying boats on a round-trip flight from Rome to the Century of Progress in Chicago, Illinois. Original multicoloured souvenir PPC, "Roma-Chicago-New York-Roma, unused.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Balbo Transatlantic Flight. Italo Balbo was an Italian Blackshirt leader who served as Italy's Marshal of the Air Force, Governor-General of Libya, Commander-in-Chief of Italian North Africa, and the "heir apparent" to Italian dictator Benito Mussolini. From 1 July – 12 August 1933, he led a flight of twenty-four flying boats on a round-trip flight from Rome to the Century of Progress in Chicago, Illinois. Original multicoloured souvenir PPC, "Roma-Chicago-New York-Roma, unused.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Eastern Airlines Douglas DC 7-B on tarmac, unused colour PPC.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Eastern Airlines Douglas DC 7-B on tarmac, unused colour PPC.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) KLM DC6 'Flying Dutchman' in flight, original official KLM B&W photocard PC.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
KLM DC6 'Flying Dutchman' in flight, original official KLM B&W photocard PC.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Uiver Memorial Flight, KLM DC2  PH-AJU on tarmac at Schipol Airport with welcoming crowd, B&W reproduction PPC.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Uiver Memorial Flight, KLM DC2 PH-AJU on tarmac at Schipol Airport with welcoming crowd, B&W reproduction PPC.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) "Justice for Hungary". Two Hungarian pilots, Alexander Magyar and George Endresz (Endres), crossed the Atlantic Ocean from the United States to Hungary in a Lockheed-Sirius airplane named "Justice for Hungary." The flight was intended to call attention to the dismemberment of Hungary after World War I. An original B&W photocard, 14x9cm showing the aeroplane, on the ground, after landing near Budapest on 15 July 1931.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
"Justice for Hungary". Two Hungarian pilots, Alexander Magyar and George Endresz (Endres), crossed the Atlantic Ocean from the United States to Hungary in a Lockheed-Sirius airplane named "Justice for Hungary." The flight was intended to call attention to the dismemberment of Hungary after World War I. An original B&W photocard, 14x9cm showing the aeroplane, on the ground, after landing near Budapest on 15 July 1931.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Hawker and McKenzie Grieve's attempted Atlantic crossing, 18 May, 1919, in Sopwith 'Atlantic' to win the £10,000 prize offered by the "Daily Mail". Their engine failed and they crashed into the water, luckily being rescued later by a British destroyer. An original B&W PPC showing the remains of their plane on board the SS Mary at Falmouth.	£30.00

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Hawker and McKenzie Grieve's attempted Atlantic crossing, 18 May, 1919, in Sopwith 'Atlantic' to win the £10,000 prize offered by the "Daily Mail". Their engine failed and they crashed into the water, luckily being rescued later by a British destroyer. An original B&W PPC showing the remains of their plane on board the SS Mary at Falmouth. £30.00

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Scarce special postcard issued by Air France for Christmas 1934 showing artist's rendition of an airplane in flight over water. Postmarked Buenos Aires December 22, 1934 and addressed to Paris with no arrival b/s. The stamps where affixed on the picture side of the card. The card is reproduced in Collot and Cornu. Ligne Mermoz. p. 202.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Scarce special postcard issued by Air France for Christmas 1934 showing artist's rendition of an airplane in flight over water. Postmarked Buenos Aires December 22, 1934 and addressed to Paris with no arrival b/s. The stamps where affixed on the picture side of the card. The card is reproduced in Collot and Cornu. Ligne Mermoz. p. 202.

Perceived Value

(Ephemera) Special Christmas illustrated Air France post card issued in Uruguay advertising airmail service of 3 days only between South America and Europe (message partially written on the picture side of the card). The Montevideo postmark is illegible but the card is dated December 23, 1939 and addressed to Paris. It probably crossed the South Atlantic on Christmas Day 1939 in the Farman 2200 “Ville de Natal”. Pilot Marcel Reine was accompanied by a crew of 4. Reine and famous Aeropostale pilot Henri Guillaumet were killed some 11 months later when their military plane was shot down over the Mediterranean. Card has faint crease (see scan) but it is much scarcer than the similar Brazilian card advertising the service in two days.  World War II began on September 1, 1939, when Germany attacked Poland.

Ephemera, Picture postcards
Special Christmas illustrated Air France post card issued in Uruguay advertising airmail service of 3 days only between South America and Europe (message partially written on the picture side of the card). The Montevideo postmark is illegible but the card is dated December 23, 1939 and addressed to Paris. It probably crossed the South Atlantic on Christmas Day 1939 in the Farman 2200 “Ville de Natal”. Pilot Marcel Reine was accompanied by a crew of 4. Reine and famous Aeropostale pilot Henri Guillaumet were killed some 11 months later when their military plane was shot down over the Mediterranean. Card has faint crease (see scan) but it is much scarcer than the similar Brazilian card advertising the service in two days. World War II began on September 1, 1939, when Germany attacked Poland.

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(Ephemera) Imperial Airways Liner of the 'Heracles' class in flight, registration G-AAXF, an original Tuck 'real photograph' B&W PPC.

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Imperial Airways Liner of the 'Heracles' class in flight, registration G-AAXF, an original Tuck 'real photograph' B&W PPC.

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(Ephemera) BEA DH G-AHLL on the tarmac at Lands End and St. Just's airport, en route to the Isles of Scilly, 'real photograph' B&W PPC, used franked 2 1/2d, postmarked St. Just, Penzancein, 14 Ju 62, fine condition.

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BEA DH G-AHLL on the tarmac at Lands End and St. Just's airport, en route to the Isles of Scilly, 'real photograph' B&W PPC, used franked 2 1/2d, postmarked St. Just, Penzancein, 14 Ju 62, fine condition.

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(Ephemera) De Haviland 'Dragonfly' G-ADNA in flight, an original Valentine 'real photograph' B&W PPC, in fine condition.

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De Haviland 'Dragonfly' G-ADNA in flight, an original Valentine 'real photograph' B&W PPC, in fine condition.

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(Ephemera) Condor four engine Focke Wolfe  in flight, an original 'real photograph' B&W PPC, in fine condition.

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Condor four engine Focke Wolfe in flight, an original 'real photograph' B&W PPC, in fine condition.

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(Ephemera) DOX Dornier D-1929 moored in the harbour, an original sepia photgraph, 260x84mm with legend "Antigua, B.W.I., 20th August 1931". Faint, none invasive, lower bottom lh corner bend, see scan.

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DOX Dornier D-1929 moored in the harbour, an original sepia photgraph, 260x84mm with legend "Antigua, B.W.I., 20th August 1931". Faint, none invasive, lower bottom lh corner bend, see scan.

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(Ephemera) Eastern Airlines DC8 landing at Miami International airport in 1969, unused colour PPC.

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Eastern Airlines DC8 landing at Miami International airport in 1969, unused colour PPC.

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(Ephemera) Eastern Airlines Lockheed Tristar L-1011, "Whisperliner", landing at Miami International airport in 1973, unused colour PPC.

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Eastern Airlines Lockheed Tristar L-1011, "Whisperliner", landing at Miami International airport in 1973, unused colour PPC.

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(Ephemera) Eastern Airlines Martin 4-0-4, in new livery, on the tarmac at Miami International airport, unused colour PPC.

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Eastern Airlines Martin 4-0-4, in new livery, on the tarmac at Miami International airport, unused colour PPC.

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(Ephemera) National Airlines Boeing 727 on tarmac, unused colour PPC.

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National Airlines Boeing 727 on tarmac, unused colour PPC.

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(Ephemera) National Airlines Commander 1121 on tarmac, unused colour PPC.

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National Airlines Commander 1121 on tarmac, unused colour PPC.

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(Ephemera) Pacific Southwest Airlines Boeing 727 on tarmac, unused colour PPC.

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Pacific Southwest Airlines Boeing 727 on tarmac, unused colour PPC.

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(Ephemera) Pacific Southwest Airlines Lockheed L1011 on tarmac, unused colour PPC.

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Pacific Southwest Airlines Lockheed L1011 on tarmac, unused colour PPC.

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(Ephemera) Graf Zeppelin flying over Bathurst, Gambia on the first (shuttle) pendulum fight, 18/11/1935. These were known as pendulum flights because the Graf Zeppelin either dropped or hauled up mail in Bathurst without actually landing. B&W Repro PPC, unused.

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Graf Zeppelin flying over Bathurst, Gambia on the first (shuttle) pendulum fight, 18/11/1935. These were known as pendulum flights because the Graf Zeppelin either dropped or hauled up mail in Bathurst without actually landing. B&W Repro PPC, unused.

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(Ephemera) Olympic Airways, Boeing 707-320, in flight, colour ppc

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Olympic Airways, Boeing 707-320, in flight, colour ppc

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(Ephemera) Austrian Airlines, Airbus A 310-300, in flight, colour ppc, faint rh corner bend

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Austrian Airlines, Airbus A 310-300, in flight, colour ppc, faint rh corner bend

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(Ephemera) Boeing 747-400, in flight, colour ppc

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Boeing 747-400, in flight, colour ppc

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(Ephemera) British Airways BAC 111, in flight, colour ppc

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British Airways BAC 111, in flight, colour ppc

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(Ephemera) Wardair Canada, McDonnell Douglas DC 10, in flight, colour ppc

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Wardair Canada, McDonnell Douglas DC 10, in flight, colour ppc

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(Ephemera) Swissair Boeing 747, in flight, colour ppc

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Swissair Boeing 747, in flight, colour ppc

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(Ephemera) British United Airways, Dart-Herald in flight, limited issue in blue/gold livery, colour ppc

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British United Airways, Dart-Herald in flight, limited issue in blue/gold livery, colour ppc

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(Ephemera) Aer Lingus Bae 146-300, on ground, colour ppc

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Aer Lingus Bae 146-300, on ground, colour ppc

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(Ephemera) Zeppelin, repro set of six  coloured ppc's from 1909, unused, produced by Zeppelin Study Group, UK

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Zeppelin, repro set of six coloured ppc's from 1909, unused, produced by Zeppelin Study Group, UK

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(Ephemera) Finnair DC 90 aloft, coloured PC.

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Finnair DC 90 aloft, coloured PC.

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(Ephemera) TAP Boeing 707-320B aloft, coloured company PC.

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TAP Boeing 707-320B aloft, coloured company PC.

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(Ephemera) Colour ppc of Air India Boeing 747-437 in flight.

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Colour ppc of Air India Boeing 747-437 in flight.

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(Ephemera) Air Lingus Boeing 737, EI-ASL, in flight, over Rhoose Airport, 1978, Skelton color PPC.

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Air Lingus Boeing 737, EI-ASL, in flight, over Rhoose Airport, 1978, Skelton color PPC.

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(Ephemera) Dan Air HS748, G-ARY, in flight, company color PPC.

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Dan Air HS748, G-ARY, in flight, company color PPC.

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(Ephemera) Indian National Airways, attractive unused reproduction  ppc taken from an original INA red/blue/yellow and orange poster, showing artist's impression of Hindu Bathing Huts on the Ganges, with "Fly Indiaman" and winged horse logo.

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Indian National Airways, attractive unused reproduction ppc taken from an original INA red/blue/yellow and orange poster, showing artist's impression of Hindu Bathing Huts on the Ganges, with "Fly Indiaman" and winged horse logo.

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(Ephemera) Pan American Airways Boeing 707 landing at Miami International Airport circa 1960, unused colour PPC

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Pan American Airways Boeing 707 landing at Miami International Airport circa 1960, unused colour PPC

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(Ephemera) Pan American Airways DC 4, N6532C, in flight over Miami in 1946, unused colour PPC

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Pan American Airways DC 4, N6532C, in flight over Miami in 1946, unused colour PPC

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(Ephemera) First Air Race Meeting, Wettfliegen in Germany, Sept-Oct 1909, reproduction B&W PPC.

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First Air Race Meeting, Wettfliegen in Germany, Sept-Oct 1909, reproduction B&W PPC.

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(Ephemera) First flight in aeroplane over Berlin, Karl Frey, May 23rd, 1910, B&W repro photo 14x9cm.

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First flight in aeroplane over Berlin, Karl Frey, May 23rd, 1910, B&W repro photo 14x9cm.

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(Ephemera) British Airways, "Paris-Germany-Denmark-Sweden", attractive unused reproduction  PPC taken from an original 1938  blue/grey/yellow poster , showing well dressed air stewardess on steps of BA plane with "Its Smart to Fly British Airways" and  logo.

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British Airways, "Paris-Germany-Denmark-Sweden", attractive unused reproduction PPC taken from an original 1938 blue/grey/yellow poster , showing well dressed air stewardess on steps of BA plane with "Its Smart to Fly British Airways" and logo.

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(Ephemera) JAT promotional PPC, c 1930, showing aerial picture of Keizyo Tyosen (Seoul).

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JAT promotional PPC, c 1930, showing aerial picture of Keizyo Tyosen (Seoul).

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(Ephemera) BOAC/Qantas, attractive unused reproduction  PPC taken from an original red/blue/brown and orange poster, showing artist's impression of holiday makers overlooking ?Bondai Beech, with "Fly to Autralia/So Near by BOAC & Qantas".

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BOAC/Qantas, attractive unused reproduction PPC taken from an original red/blue/brown and orange poster, showing artist's impression of holiday makers overlooking ?Bondai Beech, with "Fly to Autralia/So Near by BOAC & Qantas".

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(Ephemera) Graf Zeppelin flying over Lake Constance, reproduction sepia PPC.

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Graf Zeppelin flying over Lake Constance, reproduction sepia PPC.

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(Ephemera) Dan Air BAC 1-111 on take off, in company livery, colour ppc of official photo with technical details verso. with technical details verso.

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Dan Air BAC 1-111 on take off, in company livery, colour ppc of official photo with technical details verso. with technical details verso.

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(Ephemera) Dan Air HS 748 on tarmac, in company livery, colour ppc of official photo with technical details verso. with technical details verso.

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Dan Air HS 748 on tarmac, in company livery, colour ppc of official photo with technical details verso. with technical details verso.

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(Ephemera) Dan Air HS 748 in flight, in company livery, colour ppc of official photo with technical details verso.

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Dan Air HS 748 in flight, in company livery, colour ppc of official photo with technical details verso.

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(Ephemera) Leopoldville, Monument des Aviateurs and Building Forescom, B&W ppc circa 1950.

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Leopoldville, Monument des Aviateurs and Building Forescom, B&W ppc circa 1950.

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(Ephemera) Dan Air HS 748 on tarmac, in company livery, colour ppc of official photo with technical details verso.

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Dan Air HS 748 on tarmac, in company livery, colour ppc of official photo with technical details verso.

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(Ephemera) Loganair Islander in flight, in company livery, colour PPC of official photo.

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Loganair Islander in flight, in company livery, colour PPC of official photo.

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(Ephemera) Pilot Costes, super head and shoulders picture portrait in flying jacket, just prior to Paris-New York flight, Sept 1st, 1930, original sepia ppc.Top lh corner defect. Image.

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Pilot Costes, super head and shoulders picture portrait in flying jacket, just prior to Paris-New York flight, Sept 1st, 1930, original sepia ppc.Top lh corner defect. Image.

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(Ephemera) Pilots Codos and Rossi, head and shoulders picture inserts above picture of their world record breaking Bleriot Hispano 500, F ALCC in August 1933, super original sepia ppc.

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Pilots Codos and Rossi, head and shoulders picture inserts above picture of their world record breaking Bleriot Hispano 500, F ALCC in August 1933, super original sepia ppc.

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(Ephemera) PANAGRA, Pan American-Grace Airways, unused colour postcard of DC6 in flight, in full company livery, official company Sky Card.

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PANAGRA, Pan American-Grace Airways, unused colour postcard of DC6 in flight, in full company livery, official company Sky Card.

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(Ephemera) Graf Zeppelin, original sepia PPC "SMzI/Graf Zeppelin uber Munchen", with inset head and shoulders of Count Zeppelin, used GB surface mail 28/4/1909.

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Graf Zeppelin, original sepia PPC "SMzI/Graf Zeppelin uber Munchen", with inset head and shoulders of Count Zeppelin, used GB surface mail 28/4/1909.

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(Ephemera) Zeppelin, Count Zeppelin, unused original PPC, B&W knee length photo portrait, in suit, with hat and cane, pub. H. Brandseph, Stuttgart.

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Zeppelin, Count Zeppelin, unused original PPC, B&W knee length photo portrait, in suit, with hat and cane, pub. H. Brandseph, Stuttgart.

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(Ephemera) Graf Zeppelin, ILA Frankfurt 1909, special Internationalen Lufchiffahrt-Ausstelung sepia/pink PPC, pub. L. Clement, Franfurt, showing head and shoulders inset of Count zepelin, Zeppelin montage, exhibition hall and view of city, posted Frankfurt 29/9/1909, arrived Rotterdam 30/9/1909. Interesting text, in German. Illustrated in Vol 6.11 of the Zeppelin Newsletter.

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Graf Zeppelin, ILA Frankfurt 1909, special Internationalen Lufchiffahrt-Ausstelung sepia/pink PPC, pub. L. Clement, Franfurt, showing head and shoulders inset of Count zepelin, Zeppelin montage, exhibition hall and view of city, posted Frankfurt 29/9/1909, arrived Rotterdam 30/9/1909. Interesting text, in German. Illustrated in Vol 6.11 of the Zeppelin Newsletter.

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(Ephemera) DH86 on tarmac, 1935, Qantas 50th Golden Year souvenir PPC, unused.

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DH86 on tarmac, 1935, Qantas 50th Golden Year souvenir PPC, unused.

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(Ephemera) JAL DC-4 in flight, unused company colour PPC.

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JAL DC-4 in flight, unused company colour PPC.

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(Ephemera) JAL DC-7C in flight, unused company colour PPC.

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JAL DC-7C in flight, unused company colour PPC.

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(Ephemera) Kiku-No-Ma' lounge of JAL DC-8, unused company colour PPC.

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Kiku-No-Ma' lounge of JAL DC-8, unused company colour PPC.

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(Ephemera) JAL DC-8 in flight, unused company colour PPC.

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JAL DC-8 in flight, unused company colour PPC.

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(Ephemera) WWI, GB War Bond Campaign, National War Savings Committees Campaigns, original  PPC of airship above ship (on convoy duty).

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WWI, GB War Bond Campaign, National War Savings Committees Campaigns, original PPC of airship above ship (on convoy duty).

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(Ephemera) Frankfurt Rhein-Main Airport, c 1930's, original B&W PPC, used stamp removed, showing three engine Junkers outside airport building.

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Frankfurt Rhein-Main Airport, c 1930's, original B&W PPC, used stamp removed, showing three engine Junkers outside airport building.

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(Ephemera) BEA viscount G-AMOG "BMA Robert Falcon Scott" in flight, B&W PPC of original photo, 1mm trim top and bottom, unused.

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BEA viscount G-AMOG "BMA Robert Falcon Scott" in flight, B&W PPC of original photo, 1mm trim top and bottom, unused.

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(Ephemera) TCA "North Star" Skyliner in flight over Bermuda, original color PPC, unused but grubby verso..

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TCA "North Star" Skyliner in flight over Bermuda, original color PPC, unused but grubby verso..

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(Ephemera) United Airlines DC-7 "Mainliner" in flight, in company livery, original colour PPC, unused. Few faint tone spots verso.

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United Airlines DC-7 "Mainliner" in flight, in company livery, original colour PPC, unused. Few faint tone spots verso.

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(Ephemera) United Airlines DC-7 "Mainliner" in flight, in company livery, original colour PPC, unused.

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United Airlines DC-7 "Mainliner" in flight, in company livery, original colour PPC, unused.

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