1949 Great Britain 3d + 2 1/2d registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to London. Franked additional 1/2d & 1/- U.P.U. adhesives overprinted 'TANGIER' tied oval 'REGISTERED BRITISH POST OFFICE TANGIER' d/s '16 DE 49'
1951 taxed envelope from Lagos addressed to Denmark, franked 1/2d adhesive (unsealed printed matter rate) tied 'LAGOS' machine d/s '15 DEC 1951' internally redirected. On arrival 25 ore postage due applied paying the charge tied 'KOBANHAVN' c.d.s. '14 1 52'
1944 censored envelope addressed to the U.S.A. franked 4d adhesive tied 'ACCRA' c.d.s. '22 MAR 44' U.S. label stating "Entire Contents" are missing in the correspondence. The number on the label '7824' matches the U.S. censor strip.
1941 multi censored envelope addressed to Switzerland. Franked vertical pair 1 1/2pi adhesives tied 'NICOSIA' c.d.s. '8 AP 41' Red 'PASSED BY CENSOR CYPRUS/27' German censor seal at left 'g' allocated to Paris
1939 censored airmail envelope addressed to the U.S.A. Franked 2 x 25c (one with corner damage top right) and a single 10c tied 'STATION STREET KUALA LUMPUR' c.d.,s. '4 OC 1939' Two line 'LATE FEE/INSUFFICIENTLY PAID' partly obscured by the censor label.
1900 stampless taxed 'On Active Service' envelope from a member of the 4th Contingent countersigned at top right corner by a Lieutenant. On arrival 1/2d & 2d postage dues applied tied 'DUNEDIN' c.d.s. '13 JE 00'
1898 2d external stationery card addressed to Germany with message headed and dated 'Kambwe 98 Juli 27' cancelled 'KARONGA' c.d.s. 'JY 29 98' The card has been internally redirected upon arrival.
1917 stampless 'On Active Service' envelope addressed to Tandala cancelled double circle mutilated 'NENO' c.d.s. struck in violet 'AP 16 17' Countersigned at bottom left corner.
1900 2d external stationery card with message headed and dated 'Mpamba Bay 10 X1 00' addressed to Germany cancelled 'FORT JOHNSTON' squared circle d/s 'NO 14 00' Receiving cancellation on the front.
1905 postcard from Price Alice addressed to Boshoff. In transit double circle 'P.O.A. ZWARTKOP O.R.C.' cancellation in violet '23 JAN 1905' Receiving cancellation on the front.
1943 censored wrapper from an Italian P.O.W. at camp 361 Kajiado On the reverse scarce 'CAMP 361 EAST AFRICAnCOMMAND' struck in violet carved from bark, with manuscript '/c' On the front 'P.O.W. E.A.C' c.d.s. '25 MAY 43' and violet censor cachet.
1907 postcard View from foot of Green Mountain, Ascension 3,000 ft above seal level addressed to Truro. Franked Great Britain 1d adhesive tied 'ASCENSION' c.d.s. '19 AU 7'
1890 stampless envelope addressed to Liege Belgium with a fine first type oval 'AKASSA' datestamp '29 JUN 90' in violet. 'T' handstamp applied in London. On the reverse 'OSTENDE - VERVIERS' T.P.O. cancellation, together with receiving c.d.s. Blue crayon '50' and a final charge (after some confusion) of 1 Franc. Unusual
1909 postcard from Truro addressed to Kinston. On arrival receiving cancellation together with boxed 'ADVERTISED' and two months later a further Kingston cancellation with a straight line 'UNCLAIMED' 'RETURNED LETTER BRANCH KINGSTON' struck in red 'SE 28 09' Returned to the U.K. Boxed 'Undelivered for reason stated' cachet applied in London struck in violet.
1898 registered envelope from Colonial Office Kingston addressed to Paris. Franked 'FIVE PENCE' on 'SIX PENCE' and 'THREE PENCE' on 'ONE PENNY' tied 'KINGSTON' c.d.s. 'JU 6 98' A further strike alongside., transit and receiving cancellations. Registration etiquette on the reverse.
1949 Formula registered envelope (G) addressed to the U.S.A. Franked horizontal pair 6d and a single 2d adhesive tied 'GRAND TURK' c.d.s. 'JA 10 49' Transit and receiving cancellation on the reverse.
1929 2d registered stationery envelope (G) addressed to Chicago. Additional 2 1/2d adhesive tied 'TURKS ISLAND' c.d.s. transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1898 Soldiers letter endorsed at top 'From C.J. Johnson Writer I Of Ascension' Addressed to Portsmouth. Franked Great Britain 1d lilac tied 'ASCENSION' c.d.s. 'AU 11 98' Countersigned by the Commanding Officer bottom left 'PLYMOUTH SHIP LETTER' c.d.s. on the reverse. 25mm closed tear at top.
1895 envelope addressed to Norway. Franked 15c adhesive tied 'SEYCHELLES' c.d.s. 'JU 17 95' code '5' A further strike alongside, receiving cancellation on the reverse. Scarce destination.
1917 postcard headed 'Port Morant/Berbice B.G.' Addressed to the U.S.A. Franked horizontal pair 2c adhesives tied 'NIGG' c.d.s. '28 SEP 1917' 'GEORGETOWN' transit cancellation.
1925 2d registered stationery envelope (H) addressed to New York with additional 4d adhesive tied 'TURKS ISLAND' c.d.s. 'NO 3 26' Receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1916 photographic censored postcard showing tents at night signed Hiesinger from U Koch at St Clements Camp addressed to Germany. Oval 'FREE FROM PRISONER OF WAR MALTA/P.C.' struck in magenta.
1910 Great Britain overprinted '10 CENTIMOS' on 'ONE PENNY' stationery postcard with attached reply half. Addressed to Germany. Cancelled 'BRITISH POST OFFICE SAFFI' c.d.s. '6 DE 01'
1929 U.S. 1c stationery card, no message addressed to New Jersey U.S.A. Cancelled by the straight line 'TRISTAN DA CUNHA' applied by typewriter signed and dated 'A.R. POOLEY/24 2 29' Carried from the island on the Duchess of Atholl. 'LONDON F.S.' machine d/s transit cancellation. Rare usage.
1916 taxed envelope addressed to London. Franked two horizontal pairs 1/4d adhesives tied 'ST JOHN'S' c.d.s. '10 NO 16' Antigua introduced a 1/2d War Tax in September 1916 This envelopes pays the correct postage 1d surcharged because War Tax unpaid Charge 1d postage due on arrival. Scarce usage.
1962 Old Mutual Fire and General complete combined insurance certificate for Makumbi Mission. Franked single 10/- & 3/- together with a vertical pair 4d Revenue adhesives tied by the oval 'OLD MUTUAL FIRE AND GENERAL' d/s ' 6 JUN 1962'
1896 registered envelope addressed to Philadelphia. Franked Great Britain overprinted '80 PARAS' on '5d' adhesives tied 'F87' Oval 'REGISTERED SMYRNA' d/s alongside '13 FE 96' transit and receiving cancellations.
1911 registered 'A R' envelope addressed to the U.S.A. Franked horizontal pair Great Britain overprinted horizontal pair '1 PIASTRE' on '2 1/2d' adhesives tied 'BRITISH POST OFFICE CONSTANINOPLE' c.d.s. ' On the front two strikes oval 'AR' in black. Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.
1910 registered envelope addressed to New York. Franked Great Britain 1/2d overprinted 'LEVANT' and '1 3/4d' on '4d adhesive tied oval 'REGISTERED SMYRNA' d/s '13 JU 10' Transit and receiving cancellations on the reverse.