Detail: Lot 285

Lot No: 285
Date: 1939, Aug 4
Est. price: £50.00
Category: GB External

Description: London to Calder, Seskatchewan, Canada, bs Calder 8/8, via Montreal 6/8, an original letter on embossed headed notepaper from the Managing Director of the Phoenix Assurance Company, London to all the company's agents in Canada. The letter was celebrating the fact that "Phoenix" was the first British Insurance Office to write insurances in Canada having entered that country in 1804. The letter was sent in a specially printed red/grey souvenir cover on Imperial Airways first flight from London to Montreal.

Bid:
(GB External) London to Calder, Seskatchewan, Canada, bs Calder 8/8, via Montreal 6/8, an original letter on embossed headed notepaper from the Managing Director of the Phoenix Assurance Company, London to all the company's agents in Canada. The letter was celebrating the fact that "Phoenix" was the first British Insurance Office to write insurances in Canada having entered that country in 1804. The letter was sent in a specially printed red/grey souvenir cover on Imperial Airways first flight from London to Montreal.
(GB External) London to Calder, Seskatchewan, Canada, bs Calder 8/8, via Montreal 6/8, an original letter on embossed headed notepaper from the Managing Director of the Phoenix Assurance Company, London to all the company's agents in Canada. The letter was celebrating the fact that "Phoenix" was the first British Insurance Office to write insurances in Canada having entered that country in 1804. The letter was sent in a specially printed red/grey souvenir cover on Imperial Airways first flight from London to Montreal.