1942 multi censored airmail envelope from an German internee at Andalussia internee camp addressed to Munster Germany franked 3d & 6d adhesives tied 'CAPE TOWN' c.d.s. '4 X! 42' Crown oval camp cachet in violet. South African and German censor markings.
1941 multi censored 3As registered stationery envelope (H) addressed to Bombay franked additional 2 1/2As adhesive tied 'ADEN/REG' c.d.s. '4 NOV 41' Boxed 'CENSOR/ADEN' cachet struck in violet, together with Indian censor seal and cachet.
1904 1/2d stationery card with message addressed to Zurich cancelled 'JOHANNESBURG' c.d.s. '2 MAY 04' On arrival 10c postage due applied paying the manuscript charge tied 'ZURICH' c.d.s. '23 V 04'
1940 censored envelope addressed to Plymouth franked 1 1/2d adhesive alongside 'LONDON I.S. H.M. SHIPS' c.d.s. '15 JA 40' On the reverse 'Passed by Censor/Office of Vice -/Admiral, Malta' struck in green initialed in blue manuscript.
1943 registered censored envelope addressed to Cape Town South Africa franked 1d, 1/- & 6d adhesives tied oval 'GENERAL POST OFFICE MALTA/REGISTERED' d/s '17 AU 13' Censor seal at left. Scarce 'BARCLAYS BANK/(MALTA) registered etiquette.
1878 Stampless On Her Majesty's Service registered envelope addressed to Berlin cancelled 'REGISTERED NASSAU' c.d.s. 'JU 28 78' struck in red. Oval Crown 'REGISTERED' cachet and 'REGISTERED LONDON' transit datestamp all in red. 'HANNOVER - BERLIN' registered T.P.O. registration etiquette. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1932 envelope addressed to Munich franked overprinted 3d adhesive tied 'DEUTSCHE SEEPOST/LINIE/HAMBURG/OAST AFRIKA/C' c.d.s. '28 1 32' Staright line 'D. Ussukuma' of the Woermann line.
1931 envelope addressed to Munich franked overprinted 3d adhesive tied oval 'DEUTSCHE SEEPOST/OST-/AFRIKA/LINIE/111' d/s '10 12 31' allocated to the Woermann Wangoni
1929 envelope addressed to France franked 6d adhesive tied "LAGOS' c.d.s. '30 AU 29' A further strike alongside. Straight line 'LATE FEE PAID' struck in violet. The 6d cost of the letter comprises (for 2 oz) 2 1/2d + 1 1/2d and 2d for the 'Late Fee' The back flap is missing.
1879 envelope in the handwriting of Captain (Admiral) Hay addressed to Sidmouth franked Great Britain 2 1/2d Pl.14 tied 'GIBRALTAR A26' duplex 'JY 6 79' Receiving cancellation on the reverse.,
1923 local envelope franked 2d adhesive tied 'HOBART/BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION/LONDON APRIL 1924/AUSTRALIAS OPPORTUNITY' slogan d/s '14 AUG 23'
1943 censored envelope addressed to Los Angeles franked block of four 1d adhesive cancelled 'SUVA' c.d.s. '26 OCT 43' A further strike alongside. 'OPENED BY EXAMINER X/111' seal.
1946 taxed stampless envelope addressed to Lindos. Great Britain 3d postage due applied overprinted 'M.E.F.' paying the manuscript charge,m tied by the scarce re-issued 'RR. POSTE ITALIANE* LINDO (RODI EGEO)' c.d.s. ' 1 1 46'
1924 taxed envelope addressed to New York franked 1 1/2d adhesive tied 'MELBOURNE/BRITISH EMPIRE EXHIBITION/ALWAYS ASK FOR/AUSTRALIAN PRODUCTS' slogan d/s '10 NO 1924' On the reverse 2c,5c & 1c pre-cancelled U.S. postage dues applied paying the Australian octagonal charge mark.
1916 censored taxed envelope to Switzerland franked horizontal pair 1/2d 'Union' adhesives tied 'OMARURU' c.d.s. '5 MAY 16' On arrival 30h postage due applied paying the manuscript charge tied 'BERN' c.d.s. Censor cachets and label front & back.
1941 stampless flight On His Majesty's Service envelope with enclosed letter. Cancelled 'CANTON ISLAND' c.d.s. '19 OCT 41' Addressed to the Governor of Fiji Sir Harry Charles Luke. The letter states that it was carried on the first flight of a British Aircraft. On the front of the envelope manuscript 'By the hand of Captain L J Brain' 'SUVA' receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1918 censored 4c stationery postcard from The Sarawak Museum addressed to Switzerland cancelled "KUCHING' c.d.s. '5 AUG 1918' A further strike on the front 'SINGAPORE' transit cancellation and two line Italian cen
1942 Censored stampless lettersheet addressed to Italy from an Italian Prisoner of War Camp 359 (Burguret) cancelled 'P.O.W. E.A.C.' c.d.s. '27 OCT 42' On the reverse 'P.O.W./359/E.A.F.' cachet in violet.
1942 Censored stampless lettersheet from an Italian Prisoner of War at Camp 361 (Athi River) cancelled 'P.O.W. E.A.C.' c.d.s. '22 MAY 42' On the reverse 'P.O.W./361/E.A.F.'
1943 Censored stampless lettersheet from an Italian Prisoner of War at Camp 353 (Gilgil) addressed to Italy 'P.O.W. E.A.C' c.d.s. '21 JAN 43' On the reverse 'P.O.W./353/E.A.F.' cachet in violet.
1939 envelope addressed to Switzerland franked 1c,3c & 2c adhesives tied boxed 'K.N.S.M./S.S. CRYNSSEN' d/s '3 JAN 1939' alongside 'PAQUEBOT TRINIDAD' c.d.s. 'JA 4 39'
1940 multi censored envelope addressed to London franked horizontal pair 3/4pi adhesives tied 'LIMASSOL' c.d.s. '15 MY 40' with red circular 'PASSED MILITARY CENSOR/CYPRUS' This cachet was used on mail posted in the civil postal service but found to be from soldiers by the civil censor and therefore handed over to the military for special censorship. signed by the censor. Very few examples are recorded. 'PASSED BY CENSOR CYPRUS/6' applied by the civil censor.
1934 postage due label (5952.1.31-1,500) for one letter which has a deficient postage amounting to 4d. franked horizontal pair 2d adhesives tied 'PORT MORESBY'' c.d.s. '23 MY 34' Rare usage.
1945 censored stampless letter sheet from an Italian Prisoner of War addressed to Italy Boxed 'EVACUEES MAIL/POSTAGE FREE' On the flap 'ITALIAN EVACUEE CAMP NO 1A/KENYA COLONY' both struck in violet. Cancelled 'E.A.C. P.O.W.' c.d.s. '28 1V 44'
1945 censored stampless letter sheet addressed to Italy from an Italian Prisoner of War at Camp 351 (Nairobi) boxed 'P/W POST/AFRICA 031' struck in violet denotes free postage overstamped 'P.O.W. E.A.C.' c.d.s. '10 X 45'
1945 censored letter sheet from an Italian Prisoner of War at Camp 359 (Burguret) addressed to Italy cancelled 'P.O.W. E.A.C. 24 X1 45' 'Prisoner of War Censored/East Africa Command' seal
1925 taxed postcard with message addressed to Malta franked 1/2d adhesive tied 'BIRMINGHAM' c.d.s. '14 SP 25' On arrival 2d postage due applied paying the charge tied 'VALLETTA' c.d.s. 'SP 19 25'
1906 envelope addressed to Preston franked 1d adhesive tied '48' struck in violet oval straight line of bars pencil 'May 2 06' alongside. 'HARRISMITH' transit cancellation on the reverse '4 MAY 06' together with receiving cancellation.
1880 wrapper addressed to Italy franked Great Britain 2 1/2d adhesive Pl.15 tied 'GIBRALTAR A26' duplex 'DE 30 79' The entire travelled overland to Genoa. Transit cancellations on the flap.
1900 1d stationery card addressed to Felixstowe with message additional vertical pair 1d adhesives paying the "PAID LATE FEE" cachet tied 'VALLETTA" c.d.s. '23 FE 00' The stationery rate to the U.K. was 1d. As card has additional adhesives to the value of 2d applied this would suggest that the 'Late Fee' as this time was 2d.
1921 Great Britain '5 CENTIMOS' on '1/2d' stationery card with a short message addressed to Germany uprated '5 CENTIMOS' on '1/2d' adhesive tied 'BRITISH POST OFFICE LARACHE' c.d.s. '11 AU 21'
1900 Taxed Ladysmith Siege 'Long Tom" Stationery card with message addressed to India cancelled 'DURBAN' c.d.s. 'My 28 1900' Transit and receiving cancellations. Postage due cachet on the front.
1883 envelope addressed to the U.S.A. franked Great Britain 2 1/2d adhesive Pl.23 tied 'GIBRALTAR A26' duplex 'JA 23 83' Mailed via London & New York cancellations on the reverse.