Lot Number: 345

(Palestine) WWII airmail, Jerusalem to San Francisco, etiquette cover franked 100ml and sealed by ADEN RED/WHITE PC22 CENSOR TAPE. correctly franked for carriage by  BOAC to Aden and Cairo and OAT by BOAC trans-Africa route to Lagos. Then flown by land based aircraft from Lagos to Miami on  Pan Am's reinstated trans-Atlantic route via FISHERMAN'S LAKE. Interesting.

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Date: 1943, Jan 29
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Palestine

Description: WWII airmail, Jerusalem to San Francisco, etiquette cover franked 100ml and sealed by ADEN RED/WHITE PC22 CENSOR TAPE. correctly franked for carriage by BOAC to Aden and Cairo and OAT by BOAC trans-Africa route to Lagos. Then flown by land based aircraft from Lagos to Miami on Pan Am's reinstated trans-Atlantic route via FISHERMAN'S LAKE. Interesting.
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Lot Number: 346

(Palestine) Censored registered (label) airmail cover Tel Aviv to US, bs NY 23/11, Springfield 24/11, franked 115 mils (100 mils/1/2 oz + 15 mils registration), US New York censor seal, even though entering via Miami.

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Date: 1944, Nov 2
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Palestine

Description: Censored registered (label) airmail cover Tel Aviv to US, bs NY 23/11, Springfield 24/11, franked 115 mils (100 mils/1/2 oz + 15 mils registration), US New York censor seal, even though entering via Miami.
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Lot Number: 285

(Interruptions and Accidents) F/F, Buenos Aires to Miami, and on to Texas, franked 25c canc "Aeropostale BA" machine cancel, red/black boxed NYRBA cachet, green "Via/NYRBA(in arrow)/Aerea" hs, no b/s, NYRBA. Involved in all three crashes of this flight. The first was at Porto Alegre. The second was on landing at Santos where mail from Argentina, Uruguay, Porto Alegre had to be unloaded and, together with mail from Santos, rushed 200 miles by car, over mountain roads to Rio. Here it was transferred, along with the Rio mail, to a third machine which took off for Bahia, chased by the Rio harbour police who had a warrant to impound NYRBA's mail because of an unsettled legal dispute with ETA. The third crash occurred on take off at Bahia following a stop to load further mail. This item is also an 'outlaw' cover because NYRBA had no FAM contract with the USPO guaranteeing that their mail would receive continuing air mail service once it had cleared th first US port of entry.

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Date: 1930, Feb 19
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Interruptions and Accidents

Description: F/F, Buenos Aires to Miami, and on to Texas, franked 25c canc "Aeropostale BA" machine cancel, red/black boxed NYRBA cachet, green "Via/NYRBA(in arrow)/Aerea" hs, no b/s, NYRBA. Involved in all three crashes of this flight. The first was at Porto Alegre. The second was on landing at Santos where mail from Argentina, Uruguay, Porto Alegre had to be unloaded and, together with mail from Santos, rushed 200 miles by car, over mountain roads to Rio. Here it was transferred, along with the Rio mail, to a third machine which took off for Bahia, chased by the Rio harbour police who had a warrant to impound NYRBA's mail because of an unsettled legal dispute with ETA. The third crash occurred on take off at Bahia following a stop to load further mail. This item is also an 'outlaw' cover because NYRBA had no FAM contract with the USPO guaranteeing that their mail would receive continuing air mail service once it had cleared th first US port of entry.
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Lot Number: 120

(Egypt) Early post war airmail double rate censored cover Cairo to New York, bs 17/5, via Miami 15/5, franked 205ml (overseas letter 22ml+ 32ml regn + 2x 75ml/5gm air fee, sealed  New York censor tape even thogh entered through Miami.

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Date: 1945, Apr 24
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Egypt

Description: Early post war airmail double rate censored cover Cairo to New York, bs 17/5, via Miami 15/5, franked 205ml (overseas letter 22ml+ 32ml regn + 2x 75ml/5gm air fee, sealed New York censor tape even thogh entered through Miami.
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Lot Number: 17

(Argentina) Pan Am, F/F Buenos Aires to Miami, bs 4/8, fine strike red boxed flight "3 de Agosto 1955/El Inter-Americano" flight cachet, airmail cover franked 100c, canc Buenos Aires/Argentina/Servicio Aeropostal/3 Ago 55' cds.

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Date: 1955, Aug 3
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Argentina

Description: Pan Am, F/F Buenos Aires to Miami, bs 4/8, fine strike red boxed flight "3 de Agosto 1955/El Inter-Americano" flight cachet, airmail cover franked 100c, canc Buenos Aires/Argentina/Servicio Aeropostal/3 Ago 55' cds.
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Lot Number: 119

(Egypt) First flight RESUMPTION PAN AM TRANSATLANTIC WARTIME SERVICE. censored airmail from Cairo to Butler, PA. From Cairo to Fisherman's Lake by air then onward to Miami by land based aircraft from Lagos. censored at Cairo and Miami, correctly franked 172ml (22ml surface and double the 75ml air surcharge). On 25 May 1942 Pan Am Africa started a service from cairo to Fisherman's Lake connecting West. Souvenir covers were forbidden by he Post Office but Pan Am's cairo staff prepared a few covers. A scarce and significant wartime item

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Date: 1942, May 22
Est. price: £150.00
Category: Egypt

Description: First flight RESUMPTION PAN AM TRANSATLANTIC WARTIME SERVICE. censored airmail from Cairo to Butler, PA. From Cairo to Fisherman's Lake by air then onward to Miami by land based aircraft from Lagos. censored at Cairo and Miami, correctly franked 172ml (22ml surface and double the 75ml air surcharge). On 25 May 1942 Pan Am Africa started a service from cairo to Fisherman's Lake connecting West. Souvenir covers were forbidden by he Post Office but Pan Am's cairo staff prepared a few covers. A scarce and significant wartime item
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Lot Number: 96

(Canada) Canada first acceptance for Jamaica for carriage on the FAM 5 F/F Miami to Kingston bs 3/12, plain cover franked 10c Canada stamps canc Walker Airport, Ont, large violet framed F/F cachet.

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Date: 1929, Sep 17
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Canada

Description: Canada first acceptance for Jamaica for carriage on the FAM 5 F/F Miami to Kingston bs 3/12, plain cover franked 10c Canada stamps canc Walker Airport, Ont, large violet framed F/F cachet.
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Lot Number: 104

(Canada) Early post WWII airmail, Canada to the Gold Coast, Montreal to Hohoe, Gold Coast Colony, bs 17/5, registered (hs) cover franked 21c, carried on the first official flight from Montreal to Washington, OAT by US internal airlines to Miami, 17/4, then by surface to GCC. An uncommon destination - interesting and unusual.

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Date: 1946, Apr 15
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Canada

Description: Early post WWII airmail, Canada to the Gold Coast, Montreal to Hohoe, Gold Coast Colony, bs 17/5, registered (hs) cover franked 21c, carried on the first official flight from Montreal to Washington, OAT by US internal airlines to Miami, 17/4, then by surface to GCC. An uncommon destination - interesting and unusual.
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Lot Number: 151

(France) France to Costa Rica, bs 18/1, via New York 14/1 and Miami 15/1, high frank registered (label) cover with attractive red imprint airmail etiquette franked 17F for carriage by surface to New York then OAT by US air service, canc Paris cds, typed 'Par Avion - New York - San Jose', ms 'Via New York'. Rapid  11 day transit.. Uncommon origin-destination combination.

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Date: 1937, Jan 7
Est. price: £25.00
Category: France

Description: France to Costa Rica, bs 18/1, via New York 14/1 and Miami 15/1, high frank registered (label) cover with attractive red imprint airmail etiquette franked 17F for carriage by surface to New York then OAT by US air service, canc Paris cds, typed 'Par Avion - New York - San Jose', ms 'Via New York'. Rapid 11 day transit.. Uncommon origin-destination combination.
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Lot Number: 497

(Aviation Postal History) Topic: NYRBA's CONTRIBUTION TO POSTAL HISTORY. A unique display page mounted on a 10x12? album leaf presenting a 30 word of introductory text; a NYRBA triple crash and outlaw cover with cachet, carried on the first regular through service, Buenos Aires to Miami,9/2/1930; and reproductions of NYRBA brochures (3) and a baggage label (1).

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Date: Airlines
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Aviation Postal History

Description: Topic: NYRBA's CONTRIBUTION TO POSTAL HISTORY. A unique display page mounted on a 10x12? album leaf presenting a 30 word of introductory text; a NYRBA triple crash and outlaw cover with cachet, carried on the first regular through service, Buenos Aires to Miami,9/2/1930; and reproductions of NYRBA brochures (3) and a baggage label (1).
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Lot Number: 496

(Aviation Postal History) Topic: NYRBA's CONTRIBUTION TO POSTAL HISTORY. A unique display page mounted on a 10x12 album leaf presenting a 30 word of introductory text; a NYRBA triple crash and outlaw cover with cachet, carried on the first regular through service, Buenos Aires to Miami,29/10/1929; and a reproduction of a NYRBA baggage label.

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Date: Airlines
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Aviation Postal History

Description: Topic: NYRBA's CONTRIBUTION TO POSTAL HISTORY. A unique display page mounted on a 10x12 album leaf presenting a 30 word of introductory text; a NYRBA triple crash and outlaw cover with cachet, carried on the first regular through service, Buenos Aires to Miami,29/10/1929; and a reproduction of a NYRBA baggage label.
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