1931 taxed postcard addressed to Philadelphia franked marginal 1d adhesive tied 'POSTED ON THE HIGH SEAS / U.S.M.S. / MUNRO' ships cachet overstamped 'MIAMI FLA' machine d/s 'SEP 30 1931' Straight line 'PAQUEBOT' Pre Cancelled U.S. 2c postage due applied paying the charge.
1905 taxed photographic postcard addressed to Austria, internally redirected. Franked 1d adhesive tied '336' oval straight line of bars. 'THURSDAY ISLAND' c.d.s. 'NO 14 05' aloingside. '15/CTMS/T' marking on the front. On arrival 10H & 20H postage dues applied paying the '30' blue pencil charge, tied 'WIEN' c.d.s. in mauve. Manuscript red cross denotes charge has been cancelled.
1933 registered envelope franked with a combination of adhesives addressed to Johannesburg, tied 'MBABANE' c.d.s. '27 JAN 33' Straight line 'MBABANE' with line below struck in black, manusctipt 'R18' in blue.
1899 1d illustrated stationery card (Princess Street. Dunedin) with message addressed to Christchurch cancelled 'WAIMATE' c.d.s. '22 MR 00' transit and receiving cancellations.
1893 envelopoe 'Via New Orleans' addressed to Germany franked '1 CENT' on 'ONE PENNY' and 6c adhesive tied 'O' in straight line oval of bars, with a strike of the scarce double ring 'BELIZE B HONDURAS' alongside 'FE 17 93' In use 10th Feb to 14th April 1893 Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1932 Flight cover carried on the first fligh to the Dominican Republic on August 8th. Franked 2 1/2d, 6d, 1/2d & 1d adhesive tied 'KINGSTON' c.d.s. 'AU 8 32' Boxed flight cachet on the front, receiving cancellation on the reverse. One of the scarcer legs of this flight.
1929 registered taxed envelope addressed to Scotland franked horizontal strip of three 1 1/2d adhesives tied 'PAQUEBOT / POST AT SEA / RECEIVED / ST JOHN N.B.' c.d.s. 'MR 25 29' Glasgow registration label applied tied boxed 'POSTED OUT / OF COURSE' and '3d' in black circle, also applied in Glasgow. Unusual.
1930 envelope addressed to Ohio frankewd 1d adhesive tied 'AUCKLAND' slogan d/s '11 AUG 1930 Three line 'Salvaged From / S S Tahiti / Lost at Sea' cachet. San Francisco transit cancellation on the reverse September 1st.
1930 envelope addressed to New York franked 1 1/2d adhesive tied 'NEW YORK PAQUEBOT / 1' duplex 'OC 17 1930' BERMUDA & WEST INDIES S.S. CO., LTD S.S. "SILVA" / POSTED / At / SEA' cachet struck in maroon.
1940 censored envelope addressed to Middlesex franked horizontal pair 2c and single 3c & 1c adhesives tied 'LAHAD DATU' c.d.s. '9 AUG 1940' 'PASSED FOR /. TRANSMISSION / NORTH BORNEO / 28' in black triangle.
1940 censored envelope addressed to London franked single 2c and a horizontal pair 3c adhesives tied 'SANDAKAN' c.d.ss. '19 AUG 1940' 'PASSED FOR / TRANSMISSION / NORTH BORNEO / 21' struck in black triangle.
1924 taxed envelope addressed to Ohio franked vertical pair 10c adhesives tied by the scarce 'BRITISH EMPIRE / EXHIBITION 1924 / NAIROBI' slogan d/s '22 FEB 24' Blue manuscript taxe marking.
1924 taxed envelope addressed to Germany cancelled 1 1/2d meter mark of The New Zealand Farmers Co-operative Association overstruck 'VISIT THE BRITISH / EMPIRE EXHIBITION 1924 / CHRISTCHURCH' slogan d/s 'FE 19 1924' New Zealand taxe marking on the front. On the reverse dated 'PORTO / Hmb 1' c.d.s. '7 4 24'
1923 envelope 'Per S.S. "Dorset"' addressed to Scotland cancelled 1 1/2d meter cancellation of The Wellington Meat Export Company, overstruck 'VISIT THE BRITISH / EMPIRE EXHIBITION 1924 / WELLINGTON' slogan d/s 'JA 7 1923' an early usage.
1940 censored taxed airmail envelope from Wanganui New Zealand addresseds to Port Moresby. On arrival 4d adhesive applied paying the handstruck 40c New Zealand charge, cancelled 'PORT MORESBY' c.d.s. '7 FE 40'
1944 censored envelope from Cable & Wireless Fanning Island addressed to the U.S.A. franked 3d & 1/- adhesives tied 'POST OFFICE FANNING ISLAND' c.d.s. '3 NO 44' Boxed 'GILBERT AND ELLICE / ISLAND COLONY / PASSED BY CENSOR / NO.1' cachet in black.
1894 taxed stampless envelope addressed to Crefeld Germany cancelled 'CAPE COAST GOLD COAST' c.d.s. 'MR 8 94' Handstruck "T" in black and blue manuscript '40' taxe marking. Liverpool BR Packet transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1909 German 10pf + 10pf stationery card, the otward half used from Jonsdorf addressed to New Zealand the return half cancelled 'KAMO' c.d.s. '25 OC 09' returned to Germany. Originally the N.Z.P.O. put a pencil line around the imprinted stamp, denoting "Not Valid" this has been cancelled.
1935 Whaling envelope from H Henriksen who was on board the factory ship "Salvestria" addressed to Norway. Frankedx 2 1/2d Silver Jubilee adhesive tied 'SOUTH GEORGIA' c.d.s. '18 NO 35' The ship remained in service with Salvesen until she was mined in the Firth of Forth on July 27th 1940
1901 multi franked registered envelope addressed to Germany adhesives tied 'NUKUALOFA' c.d.s. '6 JL 01' San Francisco transit on the reverse. New York Exchange registration etiquete on the front. transit and receiving cancellations.
1942 censored 1/2d stationerey card with message addressed to Bristol. Uprated single 6d and a horizontal pair 2 1/2d adhesives tied 'ST JOHN'S ANTIGUA' c.d.s. 'De 1 42' Straight line 'EXAMINED BY' '5667' in manuscript alongside. Rare stationery.
1919 Taxed Singer Sewing machine advertising envelope addressed to Uplands franked 10c adhesive tied 'NAIROBI' c.d.s. '1 SP 1919' c.d.s. with a straight line 'TWENTY CENTS TO PAY' straight line taxe marking struck in violet. A rare marking. 'T' in black circle, crossed out.
1908 'On His Majesty's Service' wrapper addressed to Canada from the Colonial Secretary's Department using an appoeal against Conviction as a wrapper. Franked 2c adhesive tied "BELIZE' straight line oval of bars
1912 envelope addressed to New York franked single 1d and a horizontal pair 2d Lakatoi adhesives (The right example has a damaged bottom right corner tear) tied 'BRISBANE T.C.' c.d.s. '2 MR 12' Oval 'LOOSE / SHIP / LETTER' cachet in black. Seattle Washington transit cancellation on the reverse.
1899 Great Britain overprinted 4d registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to London. Franked horizontal pair Great Britain overprinted 1d lilac adhesives cancelled 'GABERONE' c.d.s. Mafeking transit and London receiving cancellation.
1945 censored airletter from Polish Settlement Masindi Uganda addressed to Polish Forces C.M.F. Franked 50c adhesive tied 'MASINDI 2 UGANDA' c.d.s. '4 NO 45' 'N / Released /9' in red double circle and Polish Examined by Censor cachet in violet. On the reverse 'A.P.O. 80' transit cancellation.
1932 Formula registered stationery envelope printed in red, 178x126mm sent free of charge to Buenor Aires with three wax seals impressed 'POST OFFICE/crown/FALKLAND ISLANDS' arrival backstamps. Very unusual.
1942 censored airmail envelope addressed to England franked 1/6d & 3d adhesives tied 'PAGET' c.d.s. '13 DEC 1942' with shield shaped 'RELEASED / BY CENSOR / BERMUDA (2)' in green. Believed to have been used on detained mail released after the war, probably because the sender was suspected of spying. one of the few recorded examples all from the same sender at Elbow beach.
1901 Half Penny stationery lettercard with message uprated 4d adheive tied 'REGISTERED DURBAN' c.d.s. '14 NO 01' German T.P.O. registration etiquete. The card unusually registered addressed to Berlin, Ontario, Canada. It appears to have been sent to Berlin Germany in error. Some light toning.
1900 postcard addressed to Germany from a soldier en-route to China. Franked 6c adhesive tied 'KAIS- MARINE / MARINE SCHIFFPOPST / No 56 / 29/9 /00' c.d.s. Boxed German Infantry Regiment cachet in black. Receiving cancellation on the front.
1942 envelope addressed to a Flight Sgt 4th Regiment Malta. Franked 1 1/2d adhesive a Green Cross label in top left corner tied 'BLACKHEATH S.E.3' machine d/s '2 OCT 1942'
1881 Great Britain 1d stationery card headed "Vittoriosa, Malta 15 6 81'" addressed to Venice with message cancelled 'MALTA A25' duplex 'JU 15 81' Victoria (Rabat) is the capital of Gozo, mail outside of Valletta is scarce at this time.
1934 airmail envelope addressed to Lima Peru. Franked 1 1/2d & 1d adhesives tied light Hamilton c.d.s. 2 U.S. 20c airmail adhesives applied paying the airmail fee New York to Lima. Receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1938 registered envelope addressed to Manchester franked horizontal strip of three 1 1/2d red-brown (Die 11) tied 'BARBUDA' c.d.s. 'OC 10 38' St Johns transit cancellation on the reverse.