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FILTER: All Sale Dates thru 2020/01/01, Catalogue = 61L2
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Symbol
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Cat./Est. Value
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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 1765, Local Posts cont: City Dispatch thru Whittelsey`s, Group LotsEagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2), Eagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2)Eagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2). Type B with 46 points, large margins, pen cancelled on folded printed notice for Pennsylvania Rail Road Co. referencing meeting on March 14, 1849, to local address, red "Eagle City Post & Mag. Telegraph Messengering Dep't, Paid, Adams' Express, 80 Chestnut St., And all the Mag. Teleg. Offices" large double-circle handstamp, vertical file fold well away from stamp, Extremely Fine, ex Dr. Morris, with 1999 P.F. certificate

E. 400-500
550
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 1177, Local and Private Posts (Dupuy thru Jabez Fearey)Eagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2), Eagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2)Eagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2). Cut to shape, with "80" of street address crossed out, red "Eagle City Post, Adams Express, 80 Chestnut Street" handstamp on cover to Roanoke Bridge P.O. Va., blue "Philada. Pa. 5cts. Mar. 27" integral-rate circular datestamp, some wear incl. edge tears at right, otherwise Fine, with 1960 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail $1,000.00

E. 400-500
250
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2007-09-26
The Allan Goldberg Collection of United States Postal History
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Sale Number 939, Lot Number 96, 5-Cent 1847 Issue 5c Red Brown (1), 5c Red Brown (1)5c Red Brown (1). Large margins to clear, tied by blue "12" in circle handstamp, matching "Philada. Pa. 5 Mar. 3" integral-rate circular datestamp and used with Eagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2), Type B with 46 points, tied by ms. "X", on 1849 blue folded letter to Carlisle Pa., ms. "Paid 5cts" at top right, minor edgewear, both stamps with minor age and gum stains

VERY FINE. THE ONLY RECORDED COMBINATION OF THE 5-CENT 1847 ISSUE WITH THE EAGLE CITY POST ISSUE "SAWTOOTH" ADHESIVE. A MAGNIFICENT POSTAL HISTORY RARITY.

There are only two recorded 1847 Issue covers with Eagle City Post adhesives (Meyersburg census, Chronicle No. 156, Nov. 1992, and confirmed in Alexander 1847 Census). The earlier is this March 3, 1849, cover with the "Sawtooth" adhesive (Scott 61L2). The second is a July 25, 1850, cover to Providence R.I. with the small Red adhesive (Scott 61L3). None were offered in either Knapp, Gibson, Caspary, Rohloff or other major sales we reviewed.

Ex Brown and Klein. The Scott Catalogue does not list No. 61L2 used in combination with any other issue.

E. 15,000-20,000
42,500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2006-11-15
The Edgar Kuphal Collection of U.S. Carriers and Locals
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Sale Number 925, Lot Number 1522, Eagle City PostEagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2), Eagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2)Eagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2). Large margins to just touched, ms. cancel, used on brown cover to local street address, horizontal creases, one thru stamp, otherwise Fine

1,000
190
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United States
U.S. Postal History
Subject
Postal History - General
2001-03-06
U.S. & C.S.A. Postal History
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Sale Number 834, Lot Number 728, Locals (CA Penny Post thru WesttownEagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2), Eagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2)Eagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2). Type B, large even margins, pencil cancel (not tied), used on Mar. 14, 1849 printed notice for Board of Director's Meeting of Pennsylvania R.R. Co., locally addressed, large red double-circle handstamp, vertical file fold clear of stamp and handstamp, Very Fine, extremely scarce, especially with stamp having large square margins, with 1999 P.F. certificate

E. 750-1,000
950
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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
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Sale Number 830, Lot Number 610, Eagle City Post (Philadelphia PA)Eagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2), Eagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2)Eagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2). Type A, huge top and bottom margins, touched at sides, ms. "X" and pencil stroke, tied by large red "Eagle City Post & Mag. Telegraph Messengering Dep't, Paid, Adams' Express, 80 Chestnut St., And all the Mag. Teleg. Offices." double-circle handstamp on Schuylkill Navigation Co. Feb. 23, 1849 folded notice to local street address, file fold, Very Fine, rarely found tied on cover

E. 500-750
1,400
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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
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Sale Number 830, Lot Number 611, Eagle City Post (Philadelphia PA)Eagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2), Eagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2)Eagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2). Type B, three huge margins, just barely into points at left, ms. cancel, large red "Paid" straightline handstamp on Mine Hill & Schuylkill Haven Railroad 1849 printed notice to local street address, addressee's name scratched out, otherwise Very Fine, ex Mason

E. 300-400
260
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2000-06-27
U.S. Stamps and Covers, Foreign
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Eagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2). Type B, huge top and bottom margins, touched at sides, ms. cancel (not tied), used on Mar. 3, 1849 printed notice to local street address, large red double-circle handstamp, Very Fine

E. 750-1,000
600
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2000-06-27
U.S. Stamps and Covers, Foreign
c
Eagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2). Type A, three huge margins, touched at left, ms. cancel (not tied), used on Sep. 19, 1849 printed notice to local street address, Very Fine

E. 500-750
250
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2000-06-27
U.S. Stamps and Covers, Foreign
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Eagle City Post, Philadelphia Pa., (2c) Black (61L2). Type B, cut to circular shape, ms. cancel, tied by blue "Philada. Pa. 5cts Apr. 7" integral-rate circular datestamp on 1848 blue folded letter to Roanoke Va., Very Fine, extremely rare tied usage to the mails

E. 300-400
180
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FILTER: All Sale Dates thru 2020/01/01, Catalogue = 61L2

16 Selected Lots , Page 1 of 2


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