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FILTER: , All Sale Dates thru 2022/01/01, Catalogue = 5L1, Symbol IN ("USED")
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2010-12-13
U.S. & C.S.A. Stamps and Postal History
 
Sale Number 1002, Lot Number 4054, Local and Private Posts - Adams thru GreigAmerican Letter Mail Co., 5c Black (5L1), American Letter Mail Co., 5c Black (5L1)American Letter Mail Co., 5c Black (5L1). Large margins to clear, cancelled by brush stroke on May 6, 1844 folded letter from New York to Philadelphia, stamp with tiny tear at top, Very Fine appearance, with 2002 P.F. certificate

450
190
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2006-03-17
Western Expresses, Carriers, Locals & Independent Mails
 
Sale Number 908, Lot Number 4533, 1844-45 Independent MailsAmerican Letter Mail Co., 5c Black (5L1), American Letter Mail Co., 5c Black (5L1)American Letter Mail Co., 5c Black (5L1). Horizontal pair, torn from sheet with mostly large margins except at sides where slightly scraping design, two strikes of vivid red "Paid" cancel (impressions tie thru paper) on cover front only to Boston, matching "Forwarded by/American Mail Company/Office 12 State Street, Boston" three-line handstamp -- this marking was used from June to August 1844 -- fold barely affects pair, Very Fine appearance, only six Small Eagle pairs are recorded on covers, including this front

E. 500-750
350
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2003-11-14
The Gordon N. John Collection of U.S. Pre-July 1845 Stamps
 
American Letter Mail Co., Study Collection of Small and Large Eagle Issues (5L1, 5L2). 36 items, No. 5L1 includes Thick Paper (8 used plus one damaged stamp on cover not counted in Scott value), Thin Paper (complete sheet, unused blocks and singles, 3 used and 2 on covers), variety of cancels incl. red oval of stars, No. 5L2 includes 7 used singles, all ms. cancels, three with additional red "Paid", most of the 5L1 stamps are slightly cut into with small faults, the 5L2 stamps are Fine-Very Fine and generally sound, an excellent reference to papers and printings

4,100
900
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2003-11-14
The Gordon N. John Collection of U.S. Pre-July 1845 Stamps
 
American Letter Mail Co., Reference Collection. Album pages containing variety of No. 5L1 Thin Paper remainders, reprints and forgeries, also includes printed banknotes and reward of merit with Eagle vignette, useful study group

E. 200-300
800
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2002-12-19
U.S. Postal History & Foreign
 
Sale Number 853, Lot Number 2616, Local Posts and Independent Mails (Adams & Co. thru American Letter MailAmerican Letter Mail Co., 5c Black (5L1), American Letter Mail Co., 5c Black (5L1)American Letter Mail Co., 5c Black (5L1). Horizontal pair, torn from sheet with mostly large margins except at sides where slightly scraping design, two strikes of vivid red "Paid" cancel (impressions tie thru paper) on cover front only to Boston, matching "Forwarded by/American Mail Company/Office 12 State Street, Boston" three-line handstamp -- this marking was used from June to August 1844 -- fold barely affects pair, Very Fine appearance, only five Small Eagle pairs are recorded on covers, including this front (see lot 2615 for census details)

E. 750-1,000
550
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2001-03-06
U.S. & C.S.A. Postal History
 
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 695, Locals (Adams & Co. thru American Letter MailAmerican Letter Mail Co., 5c Black (5L1), American Letter Mail Co., 5c Black (5L1)American Letter Mail Co., 5c Black (5L1). Horizontal pair, torn from sheet with mostly large margins except at sides where slightly scraping design, two strikes of vivid red "Paid" cancel (impressions tie thru paper) on cover front only to Boston, matching "Forwarded by/American Mail Company/Office 12 State Street, Boston" three-line handstamp -- this marking was used from June to August 1844 -- fold barely affects pair, Very Fine appearance, only five Small Eagle pairs are recorded on covers, including this front (see lot 694 for census details)

E. 750-1,000
675
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2001-03-06
U.S. & C.S.A. Postal History
 
American Letter Mail Co., 5c Black (5L1, 5L2). Balance of collection, comprising Small Eagle multiples with original gum -- pane of 20, blocks of 8, 6 and 4, and a pair (all thin paper) -- used singles on thin (2) and thick papers, and a Sep. 1844 folded letter with cut-in single (file crease thru stamp, but a late usage of Small Eagle); Large Eagle incl. two off cover, one with pen cancel, other red "Paid" (scarce), also a damaged cover to Bath Me. (probably delivered by another firm), faults to be expected, still a worthwhile group of these scarce issues

E. 500-750
525
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2000-11-13
The Hall Collection of Carriers, Locals & Western Expresses
 
American Letter Mail Co., 5c Black, Large and Small Eagle (5L1-5L2). Study collection comprising Small Eagle 5L1 sheet of 20, block of 4, unused (2 singles and pair) and used (4 on thin paper, 2 on thick paper, nice variety of cancels incl. red stars), and Large Eagle 5L2 (2 unused, 12 used incl. pair, variety of cancels), also includes original newspaper clipping and 9 trial color die proofs of Small Eagle (incl. three die sunk) and set of reprints from reworked plate, minor faults in some, generally Very Fine, Scott value for stamps only is $1,235.00

E. 500-750
1,150
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
1999-11-15
The David Golden Collection of U.S. Carriers and Locals
 
American Letter Mail Co., 5c Black (5L1, 5L2). More than a dozen items mounted on pages, includes 5L1 sheet, a few singles unused and used, faulty copy on cover, 5L2 pen-cancelled, a variety of reprints in sheets, some reference material, faults in many stamps, but a useful group

E. 300-400
240
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