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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1950 local taxed envelope. Franked 1/2d adhesive tied TARAWA c.d.s. 13 NO 50 1d postage due applied paying the manuscript charge.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1950 local taxed envelope. Franked 1/2d adhesive tied 'TARAWA' c.d.s. '13 NO 50' 1d postage due applied paying the manuscript charge.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1912 registered envelope addressed to Hamburg Germany. Franked 5d & 6d  adhesives tied BUTARITARI ISLAND cachet in violet. German Railway postal service registered label on the front. Receiving cancellation on the front.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1912 registered envelope addressed to Hamburg Germany. Franked 5d & 6d adhesives tied 'BUTARITARI ISLAND' cachet in violet. German Railway postal service registered label on the front. Receiving cancellation on the front.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1947 Taxed registered envelope from Canton Island addressed to the U.K. Franked horizontal pair 3d adhesives tied CANTON ISLAND c.d.s. On arrival 1d postage due applied tied 723 barred numeral. SUVA transit on the reverse.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1947 Taxed registered envelope from Canton Island addressed to the U.K. Franked horizontal pair 3d adhesives tied 'CANTON ISLAND' c.d.s. On arrival 1d postage due applied tied '723' barred numeral. 'SUVA' transit on the reverse.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1960 postcard (no message) Franked 1c U.S. adhesive tied three line CANTON ISLAND PHOENIX GROUP d/s FE 18 1960 4d postage due applied paying the charge tied CANTON ISLAND GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS c.d.s. 19 FEB 60
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1960 postcard (no message) Franked 1c U.S. adhesive tied three line 'CANTON ISLAND PHOENIX GROUP' d/s 'FE 18 1960' 4d postage due applied paying the charge tied 'CANTON ISLAND GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS' c.d.s. '19 FEB 60'

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1911 registered envelope addressed to Paris, internally redirected. Franked vertical strip of three 1d and a vertical pair 2 1/2d Pandamus adhesives tied OCEAN ISLAND c.d.s. JY 27 11 Registration etiquette without island name. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1911 registered envelope addressed to Paris, internally redirected. Franked vertical strip of three 1d and a vertical pair 2 1/2d Pandamus adhesives tied 'OCEAN ISLAND' c.d.s. 'JY 27 11' Registration etiquette without island name. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1937 envelope addressed to Sydney. Franked 1d & 1/2d adhesives tied GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS COLONY/TARAWA c.d.s. 10 FE 37
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1937 envelope addressed to Sydney. Franked 1d & 1/2d adhesives tied 'GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS COLONY/TARAWA' c.d.s. '10 FE 37'

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1938 multi franked registered envelope to Sydney. Franked New Zealand adhesives tied FANNING ISLAND c.d.s. 23 NO 38 Blank registration etiquette with cancellation.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1938 multi franked registered envelope to Sydney. Franked New Zealand adhesives tied 'FANNING ISLAND' c.d.s. '23 NO 38' Blank registration etiquette with cancellation.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1938 Multi franked registered envelope addressed to Sydney. Adhesives tied P.O. BERU SYDNEY receiving cancellation on the reverse.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1938 Multi franked registered envelope addressed to Sydney. Adhesives tied 'P.O. BERU' 'SYDNEY' receiving cancellation on the reverse.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1952 envelope addressed to Grimsby. Franked horizontal pair 1d Wedding adhesives tied AUCKLAND PACKET BOAT c.d.s. 10 DE 52
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1952 envelope addressed to Grimsby. Franked horizontal pair 1d 'Wedding' adhesives tied 'AUCKLAND PACKET BOAT' c.d.s. '10 DE 52'

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1919 envelope addressed to Samoa franked 2 x 1d adhesive one overprinted WAR TAX tied TARAWA c.d.s. JL 6 19
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1919 envelope addressed to Samoa franked 2 x 1d adhesive one overprinted 'WAR TAX' tied 'TARAWA' c.d.s. 'JL 6 19'

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1925 registered OHMS stampless envelope to London cancelled oval "OFFICIAL/POSTAGE/FREE" and "GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS COLONY/OCEAN ISLAND" c.d.s. FE 17 25; double oval "GILBERT & ELLICE COLONY/OCEAN ISLAND" datestamp 17 FEB 1925 countersigned cachet.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1925 registered OHMS stampless envelope to London cancelled oval "OFFICIAL/POSTAGE/FREE" and "GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS COLONY/OCEAN ISLAND" c.d.s. 'FE 17 25'; double oval "GILBERT & ELLICE COLONY/OCEAN ISLAND" datestamp '17 FEB 1925' countersigned cachet.

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GILBERT & ELIICE ISLANDS 1938 inter island envelope franked horizontal pair 1/2d adhesives tied POST OFFICE/ABIANG cancellation with TARAWA receiving cancellation below 27 AP 38
GILBERT & ELIICE ISLANDS

1938 inter island envelope franked horizontal pair 1/2d adhesives tied 'POST OFFICE/ABIANG' cancellation with 'TARAWA' receiving cancellation below '27 AP 38'

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1939 censored envelope addressed to Sydney franked 1 1/2d adhesive tied OCEAN ISLAND c.d.s. 14 OC 39 Straight line PASSED BY CENSOR struck in violet.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1939 censored envelope addressed to Sydney franked 1 1/2d adhesive tied 'OCEAN ISLAND' c.d.s. '14 OC 39' Straight line 'PASSED BY CENSOR' struck in violet.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1945 censored envelope to New Zealand franked vertical pair 1d adhesives tied "GARDNER ISLAND" c.d.s. Black boxed "GILBERT AND ELLICE/ISLANDS COLONY/PASSED BY CENSOR No.2" cachet.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1945 censored envelope to New Zealand franked vertical pair 1d adhesives tied "GARDNER ISLAND" c.d.s. Black boxed "GILBERT AND ELLICE/ISLANDS COLONY/PASSED BY CENSOR No.2" cachet.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS Undated envelope franked 1d adhesive tied "GILBERT & ELLICE ISLNDS COLONY/P.O./KURIA" cachet. Addressed to London.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

Undated envelope franked 1d adhesive tied "GILBERT & ELLICE ISLNDS COLONY/P.O./KURIA" cachet. Addressed to London.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1937 envelope franked d & 1d adhesives tied scarce "GILBERT AND ELLICE COLONY/ARORAE" cachet;  a further strike alongside. Addressed to Chatswood, New South Wales.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1937 envelope franked d & 1d adhesives tied scarce "GILBERT AND ELLICE COLONY/ARORAE" cachet; a further strike alongside. Addressed to Chatswood, New South Wales.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1945 censored envelope to Wellington, New Zealand franked 2d adhesive tied "POST OFFICE/HULL ISLAND" c.d.s. 23 JAN 45. Large black double circle "GILBERT AND ELLICE ISLANDS COLONY/POST OFFICE/HULL ISLAND/(ORANA); black boxed "GILBERT AND ELLICE/ISLANDS COLONY/PASSED BY CENSOR/No.2".
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1945 censored envelope to Wellington, New Zealand franked 2d adhesive tied "POST OFFICE/HULL ISLAND" c.d.s. '23 JAN 45'. Large black double circle "GILBERT AND ELLICE ISLANDS COLONY/POST OFFICE/HULL ISLAND/(ORANA); black boxed "GILBERT AND ELLICE/ISLANDS COLONY/PASSED BY CENSOR/No.2".

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1937 envelope to New South Wales and locally re-directed. Franked horizontal pair 1d adhesives tied "GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS COLONY/ANEOKA" cachet. The cachet had become very worn so name added in manuscript. Receiving c.d.s. on the obverse.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1937 envelope to New South Wales and locally re-directed. Franked horizontal pair 1d adhesives tied "GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS COLONY/ANEOKA" cachet. The cachet had become very worn so name added in manuscript. Receiving c.d.s. on the obverse.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1938 envelope franked control 10 corner marginal strip of 3 x d tied "OCEAN ISLAND" c.d.s. 26 MY 38; addressed to Kent.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1938 envelope franked control '10' corner marginal strip of 3 x d tied "OCEAN ISLAND" c.d.s. '26 MY 38'; addressed to Kent.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1918 stampless ON HIS BRITANNIC MAJESTYS SERVICE envelope to London. Cancelled "OCEAN ISLAND" c.d.s. MY 10 18; oval "OFFICIAL FREE/POSTAGE" alongside.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1918 stampless 'ON HIS BRITANNIC MAJESTY'S SERVICE' envelope to London. Cancelled "OCEAN ISLAND" c.d.s. 'MY 10 18'; oval "OFFICIAL FREE/POSTAGE" alongside.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1931 envelope franked d & 2d adhesives tied "VAITUPU" Type 11 cachet in black; black transit c.d.s. alongside. Addressed to Seattle.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1931 envelope franked d & 2d adhesives tied "VAITUPU" Type 11 cachet in black; black transit c.d.s. alongside. Addressed to Seattle.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1938 registered envelope to Sydney franked 1d, 2d & 4d adhesives tied "OCEAN ISLAND" c.d.s. 19 NO 38; a further strike alongside. "SYDNEY" receiving c.d.s. on reverse.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1938 registered envelope to Sydney franked 1d, 2d & 4d adhesives tied "OCEAN ISLAND" c.d.s. '19 NO 38'; a further strike alongside. "SYDNEY" receiving c.d.s. on reverse.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1938 envelope addressed to Ocean Island. Franked horizontal pair 1/2d adhesives tied by the scarce GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS COLONY/ TABITEUEA cachet struck in black with a further strike on the front. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1938 envelope addressed to Ocean Island. Franked horizontal pair 1/2d adhesives tied by the scarce 'GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS COLONY/ TABITEUEA' cachet struck in black with a further strike on the front. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1903 postcard addressed to Germany headed and dated Butaritari 24/04/03 Unusually franked by New South wales 1/2d & 1d (part imprint) The 1/2d has small OS perfin, adhesives tied in transit by SYDNEY machine d/s The adhesives were probably carried to the island, it was usual to use German adhesives.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1903 postcard addressed to Germany headed and dated Butaritari 24/04/03 Unusually franked by New South wales 1/2d & 1d (part imprint) The 1/2d has small OS perfin, adhesives tied in transit by SYDNEY machine d/s The adhesives were probably carried to the island, it was usual to use German adhesives.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1903 postcard addressed to Germany headed and dated 'Butaritari 24/04/03' Unusually franked by New South wales 1/2d & 1d (part imprint) The 1/2d has small 'OS' perfin, adhesives tied in transit by 'SYDNEY' machine d/s The adhesives were probably carried to the island, it was usual to use German adhesives.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1945 registered censored envelope to London, manuscript registration etiquette. Franked 1/- adhesive tied "POST OFFICE TARAWA" c.d.s. 5 JUN 1945. Boxed "PASSED BY CENSOR/No 8".
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1945 registered censored envelope to London, manuscript registration etiquette. Franked 1/- adhesive tied "POST OFFICE TARAWA" c.d.s. '5 JUN 1945'. Boxed "PASSED BY CENSOR/No 8".

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1951 stampless cover from Christmas Island to Cable & Wireless, Fanning Island. On arrival 1/6d postage due applied paying the mss charge tied "FANNING ISLAND" c.d.s. 1 AUG 51. The top value is seldom seen commercially.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1951 stampless cover from Christmas Island to Cable & Wireless, Fanning Island. On arrival 1/6d postage due applied paying the mss charge tied "FANNING ISLAND" c.d.s. '1 AUG 51'. The top value is seldom seen commercially.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS WWII censored envelope to Apia franked 2d adhesive, tied scarce "CUSTOMS OFFICE/BERU ISLAND" cachet. White blank seal at left overstamped violet boxed "GILBERT AND ELLICE/ISLANDS COLONY/PASSED BY CENSOR/No.5".
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

WWII censored envelope to Apia franked 2d adhesive, tied scarce "CUSTOMS OFFICE/BERU ISLAND" cachet. White blank seal at left overstamped violet boxed "GILBERT AND ELLICE/ISLANDS COLONY/PASSED BY CENSOR/No.5".

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1935 envelope addressed to New Jersey. Franked 1 1/2d & 1d Jubilee adhesives together with a 1/2d adhesive tied "GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS COLONY/ TARAWA" c.d.s. 6 DE 5
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1935 envelope addressed to New Jersey. Franked 1 1/2d & 1d 'Jubilee' adhesives together with a 1/2d adhesive tied "GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS COLONY/ TARAWA" c.d.s. '6 DE 5'

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1937 envelope franked 1d adhesive tied "ARO RAE" c.d.s. As the cancellation was very worn, the impression has been inked in. Date in mss APR 11 37. Addressed to Manchester.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1937 envelope franked 1d adhesive tied "ARO RAE" c.d.s. As the cancellation was very worn, the impression has been inked in. Date in mss 'APR 11 37'. Addressed to Manchester.

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SAMOA 1938 envelope franked Gilbert & Ellice Island d & 2d adhesives tied "PAGO PAGO 1" duplex AU 11 1938. Addressed to Dorking, Surrey.
SAMOA

1938 envelope franked Gilbert & Ellice Island d & 2d adhesives tied "PAGO PAGO 1" duplex 'AU 11 1938'. Addressed to Dorking, Surrey.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1938 envelope to Australia franked 1d and a horizontal pair d adhesives tied "POST OFICE ABIANG" cachet. TARAWA transit on the front 28 MR 38. Receiving c.d.s. on the reverse.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1938 envelope to Australia franked 1d and a horizontal pair d adhesives tied "POST OFICE ABIANG" cachet. 'TARAWA' transit on the front '28 MR 38'. Receiving c.d.s. on the reverse.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1939 envelope franked 1d tied manuscript "HULL ISLAND/ 7.6.39", initialed by Postmaster. Writing above and below lines. Black "BERU" rubber cachet. Addressed to Kent. Some tone spots.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1939 envelope franked 1d tied manuscript "HULL ISLAND/ 7.6.39", initialed by Postmaster. Writing above and below lines. Black "BERU" rubber cachet. Addressed to Kent. Some tone spots.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1938 registered envelope franked 1d adhesive tied "ABEMAMA" c.d.s. Addressed to Sydney. Arrival c.d.s. on reverse.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1938 registered envelope franked 1d adhesive tied "ABEMAMA" c.d.s. Addressed to Sydney. Arrival c.d.s. on reverse.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS c.1935 envelope to Ocean Island franked horizontal pair d adhesives tied "GILBERT AND ELLICE ISLANDS COLONY/POST OFFICE ABAIANG".
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

c.1935 envelope to Ocean Island franked horizontal pair d adhesives tied "GILBERT AND ELLICE ISLANDS COLONY/POST OFFICE ABAIANG".

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1930 registered envelope to Oakland, Ca., franked 1d & 5d adhesives tied large violet "NIKUNAU ISLAND" cachet struck in black. The island had no registration facilities, registration applied in Tarawa. Transit and receiving cancels on the reverse.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1930 registered envelope to Oakland, Ca., franked 1d & 5d adhesives tied large violet "NIKUNAU ISLAND" cachet struck in black. The island had no registration facilities, registration applied in Tarawa. Transit and receiving cancels on the reverse.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1912 envelope to Coffs Harbour, Australia, franked FIJI 2d adhesive overprinted tied "GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS PROTECTORATE/OCEAN ISLAND" c.d.s. SP 26 12. "SYDNEY" transit on reverse.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1912 envelope to Coffs Harbour, Australia, franked FIJI 2d adhesive overprinted tied "GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS PROTECTORATE/OCEAN ISLAND" c.d.s. 'SP 26 12'. "SYDNEY" transit on reverse.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS (FANNING ISLAND) 1944 censored envelope to Fiji franked 2d adhesive tied "FUNAFUTI GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS" c.d.s. 15 JUL 1945. Boxed "GILBERT AND ELLICE/ISLANDS COLONY/PASSED BY CENSOR/No.3" cachet in violet with 3 in black manuscript.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS (FANNING ISLAND)

1944 censored envelope to Fiji franked 2d adhesive tied "FUNAFUTI GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS" c.d.s. '15 JUL 1945'. Boxed "GILBERT AND ELLICE/ISLANDS COLONY/PASSED BY CENSOR/No.3" cachet in violet with '3' in black manuscript.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1944 Airgraph written from A.P.O. 242 allocated to Abemana enclosed in V-MAIL SERVICE envelope. One of two Airgraphs recorded from this island. Addressed to Edmonds, USA.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1944 Airgraph written from A.P.O. 242 allocated to Abemana enclosed in V-MAIL SERVICE envelope. One of two Airgraphs recorded from this island. Addressed to Edmonds, USA.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1944 Airgraph written from A.P.O. 242 allocated to Abemana enclosed in 'V-MAIL SERVICE' envelope. One of two Airgraphs recorded from this island. Addressed to Edmonds, USA.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1920 envelope to Mosman, Australia franked 1d (War Tax) and 3d adhesives tied "P.O. NUITAO ISLAND" cachet; a further strike below. Receiving c.d.s. on the reverse.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1920 envelope to Mosman, Australia franked 1d (War Tax) and 3d adhesives tied "P.O. NUITAO ISLAND" cachet; a further strike below. Receiving c.d.s. on the reverse.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1926 envelope addressed to Manchester franked 1d & 1/2d adhesives tied "GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS COLONY" c.d.s. 2 OC 6
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1926 envelope addressed to Manchester franked 1d & 1/2d adhesives tied "GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS COLONY" c.d.s. '2 OC 6'

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1945 censored envelope addressed to Harrogate U.K. Franked 1/2d adhesive paying the unsealed printed rate, tied "POST OFFICE TARAWA GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS" c.d.s. 25 APR 1945 Boxed "PASSED BY CENSOR / No.8" struck in black colony removed.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1945 censored envelope addressed to Harrogate U.K. Franked 1/2d adhesive paying the unsealed printed rate, tied "POST OFFICE TARAWA GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS" c.d.s. '25 APR 1945' Boxed "PASSED BY CENSOR / No.8" struck in black colony removed.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1938 envelope addressed to the U.K. Red manuscript Ships Mail Franked 3d adhesive tied "BALBOA PAQUEBOT 1" duplex cancellation AUG 11 1938
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1938 envelope addressed to the U.K. Red manuscript 'Ships Mail' Franked 3d adhesive tied "BALBOA PAQUEBOT 1" duplex cancellation 'AUG 11 1938'

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1944 multi censored envelope franked 1 1/2d, 2d & 2 1/2d adhesives tied "FANNING ISLAND" c.d.s. 9 AUG 44 Boxed "PASSED BY CENSOR NO 1" cachet struck in black.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1944 multi censored envelope franked 1 1/2d, 2d & 2 1/2d adhesives tied "FANNING ISLAND" c.d.s. '9 AUG 44' Boxed "PASSED BY CENSOR NO 1" cachet struck in black.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1969 registered envelope from Nanumanga addressed to South West Africa. The envelope suffered damage liquid leaking from another package during the journey to Sydney. Letter from the Australian Post Office together with the Ambulance envelope used to forward the envelope.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1969 registered envelope from Nanumanga addressed to South West Africa. The envelope suffered damage liquid leaking from another package during the journey to Sydney. Letter from the Australian Post Office together with the Ambulance envelope used to forward the envelope.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1969 registered envelope from Nanumanga addressed to South West Africa. The envelope suffered damage liquid leaking from another package during the journey to Sydney. Letter from the Australian Post Office together with the Ambulance envelope used to forward the envelope.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1945 censored envelope addressed to Sydney. franked single 3d & 6d adhesives and vertical pairs 1d & 5d tied "CANTON ISLAND" c.d.s. 23 FEB 45 Boxed "GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS COLONY PASSED BY CENSOR No 2" struck in black.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1945 censored envelope addressed to Sydney. franked single 3d & 6d adhesives and vertical pairs 1d & 5d tied "CANTON ISLAND" c.d.s. '23 FEB 45' Boxed "GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS COLONY PASSED BY CENSOR No 2" struck in black.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1940 registered envelope addressed to Sydney Australia franked single 3d & 11/2d adhesive tied by two horizontal ink lines. Manuscript "HULL ISLAND / G & E Is June 4/40" initialed below
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1940 registered envelope addressed to Sydney Australia franked single 3d & 11/2d adhesive tied by two horizontal ink lines. Manuscript "HULL ISLAND / G & E Is June 4/40" initialed below

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CHRISTMAS ISLAND 1908 ppc addressed to New Zealand from the USA with a fine strike of the two line "DAMAGED IN WRECK / OF S.S. AEON" struck in red. The Aeon was wrecked near the south-east point of Christmas Is in the Gilberts group on 18th July 1908
CHRISTMAS ISLAND

1908 ppc addressed to New Zealand from the USA with a fine strike of the two line "DAMAGED IN WRECK / OF S.S. AEON" struck in red. The Aeon was wrecked near the south-east point of Christmas Is in the Gilberts group on 18th July 1908

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1954 envelope from United Nations New York addressed to Tarawa. On arrival 5d & 1d postage dues applied paying the charge tied "TARAWA" c.d.s. 23 DEC 54
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1954 envelope from United Nations New York addressed to Tarawa. On arrival 5d & 1d postage dues applied paying the charge tied "TARAWA" c.d.s. '23 DEC 54'

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1947 First Flight envelope Canton Is - Sydney Franked 3d, 1/- & 6d adhesives tied "CANTON ISLAND" c.d.s. struck in violet.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1947 First Flight envelope 'Canton Is - Sydney' Franked 3d, 1/- & 6d adhesives tied "CANTON ISLAND" c.d.s. struck in violet.

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GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS 1939 envelope to the U.K. franked 1/- adhesive tied manuscript "HULL IS 19/1/40/a" with line above and below in date.
GILBERT & ELLICE ISLANDS

1939 envelope to the U.K. franked 1/- adhesive tied manuscript "HULL IS 19/1/40/a" with line above and below in date.

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