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FILTER: All Sale Dates thru 2023/01/01, Catalogue = 34LU11B, Symbol IN ("COVER")
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United States
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Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2017-06-27
2017 Rarities of the World
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Sale Number 1159, Lot Number 15, Early CaliforinaCalifornia Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B; Frajola Type 4A), California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B; Frajola Type 4A)California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B; Frajola Type 4A). Instructions for mailing and list of towns on back, "Penny Post Co. Stockton" double-line circular handstamp, "Stockton Cal. Nov. 8" (1855) circular datestamp, to local San Francisco street address, couple small stain spots

EXTREMELY FINE. AN UNUSUALLY CHOICE EXAMPLE OF THE CALIFORNIA PENNY POST COMPANY ENTIRE USED FROM STOCKTON TO SAN FRANCISCO WITH PRIVATE AND GOVERNMENT POSTAL MARKINGS.

This entire was delivered to the post office (for 2c) in Stockton, carried by government mail to San Francisco where delivered by the Penny Post Co. (for 5c, total 7c). Examples with the Penny Post Company handstamp and a post office datestamp are rare -- the Frajola census lists only two of this Type 4A entire with private and government markings combined.

Ex Haas

E. 2,000-3,000
2,100
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2013-12-19
United States Postal History
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Sale Number 1063, Lot Number 1855, Western Mails cont: California Private PostsCalifornia Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B), California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B)California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B). Instructions for mailing and list of towns on back, "Penny Post Co. Stockton" double-line circular handstamp, "Stockton Cal. Nov. 8" (1855) circular datestamp, to local San Francisco street address, couple small stain spots, Extremely Fine example of this rare California Penny Post Co. entire, delivered to the post office (for 2c) in Stockton, carried by government mail to San Francisco where delivered by the Penny Post Co. (for 5c, total 7c), very rare with the Penny Post Co. handstamp, ex Haas

E. 1,500-2,000
1,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2013-12-19
United States Postal History
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Sale Number 1063, Lot Number 1856, Western Mails cont: California Private PostsCalifornia Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B), California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B)California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B). Instructions for mailing and list of towns on back, "Weaverville Cal. Sep. 4" (1855) circular datestamp, to local San Francisco street address, negligible faint stain at right, Extremely Fine example of this rare California Penny Post Co. entire, delivered to the post office (for 2c) in Weaverville, carried by government mail to San Francisco where delivered by the Penny Post Co. (for 5c, total 7c), ex Dale-Lichtenstein, with 2004 P.F. certificate

E. 1,500-2,000
1,400
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2008-12-03
The Alan Geisler Collection of Carriers and Locals
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Sale Number 965, Lot Number 1150, Local and Private Posts (California City Letter Express thru Cheever & Towle)California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B), California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B)California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B). Instructions for mailing and list of towns on back, bold "San Francisco Cal. 2 Oct." (1855) circular datestamp, to local San Francisco street address, light cover creases, otherwise Very Fine and extremely rare, the 7c plus 3c rated entires were intended to prepay Penny Post Co. service to the mails in one city (2c), regular government mail service between cities (3c U.S. stamp) and delivery by the Penny Post in the destination city (5c) -- in this case, the San Francisco postmark indicates that something unusual occurred, but the absence of any evidence of origin leaves us grasping for an answer, Scott Retail $1,400.00

E. 2,000-3,000
1,700
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2006-03-17
Western Expresses, Carriers, Locals & Independent Mails
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Sale Number 908, Lot Number 4105, Western Expresses (Adams thru Langton)California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B), California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B)California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B). Instructions for mailing and list of towns on back, "Penny Post Co. Stockton" double-line circular handstamp, "Stockton Cal. Nov. 8" (1855) circular datestamp, to local San Francisco street address, couple small stain spots, Extremely Fine example of this rare California Penny Post Co. entire, delivered to the post office (for 2c) in Stockton, carried by government mail to San Francisco where delivered by the Penny Post Co. (for 5c, total 7c), very rare with the Penny Post Co. handstamp, ex Haas

E. 2,000-3,000
1,400
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2005-06-04
2005 Rarities of the World, Part 2
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Sale Number 896, Lot Number 595, California Local PostsCalifornia Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B), California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B)California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B). Instructions for mailing and list of towns on back, "Weaverville Cal. Sep. 4" (1855) circular datestamp, to local San Francisco street address, negligible faint stain at right, Extremely Fine example of this rare California Penny Post Co. entire, delivered to the post office (for 2c) in Weaverville, carried by government mail to San Francisco where delivered by the Penny Post Co. (for 5c, total 7c), ex Dale-Lichtenstein, with 2004 P.F. certificate

E. 2,000-3,000
2,600
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2005-06-04
2005 Rarities of the World, Part 2
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Sale Number 896, Lot Number 596, California Local PostsCalifornia Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B), California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B)California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B). Instructions for mailing and list of towns on back, bold "San Francisco Cal. 2 Oct." (1855) circular datestamp, to local San Francisco street address, light cover creases, otherwise Very Fine and extremely rare, the 7c plus 3c rated entires were intended to prepay Penny Post Co. service to the mails in one city (2c), regular government mail service between cities (3c U.S. stamp) and delivery by the Penny Post in the destination city (5c) -- in this case, the San Francisco postmark indicates that something unusual occured, but the absence of any evidence of origin leaves us grasping for an answer

E. 2,000-3,000
2,600
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2005-06-04
2005 Rarities of the World, Part 2
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Sale Number 896, Lot Number 600, California Local PostsCalifornia Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11a), California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11a)California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11a). Ms. "Mission San Jose Cal. Febr. 18" pmk., to San Francisco street address, docketed on back "Recd Feby 20 8:10", 1856 usage, fresh and Extremely Fine, very rare usage from Mission San Jose

E. 2,000-3,000
2,800
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2002-05-18
2002 Rarities of the World
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Sale Number 846, Lot Number 2410, Local Posts and Independent MailsCalifornia Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B), California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B)California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B). Instructions for mailing and list of towns on back, "Pleasant Springs Cal. Jun. 2" double-line circular datestamp and ms. "X" cancel, to local San Francisco firm, vertical crease, Extremely Fine and very rare

E. 1,000-1,500
1,100
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2000-05-13
2000 Rarities of the World
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Sale Number 824, Lot Number 392, Locals (A thru E)California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B), California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B)California Penny Post Co., San Francisco, 7c Black on 3c Red on Buff Entire (34LU11B). Instructions for mailing and list of towns on back, "Pleasant Springs Cal. Jun. 2" double-line circular datestamp and ms. "X" cancel, to local San Francisco firm, vertical crease, Extremely Fine and very rare

E. 1,000-1,500
0
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13 Selected Lots , Page 1 of 2


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