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Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2015-06-23
United States Carriers and Locals
 
Sale Number 1101, Lot Number 732, Local Posts: Eagle City thru Glen Haven Daily MailEssex Letter Express, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Red Glazed (65L1), Essex Letter Express, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Red Glazed (65L1)Essex Letter Express, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Red Glazed (65L1). Small margins with framelines showing on four sides, uncancelled, affixed to small cover to Jamaica Plains Mass., "New-York 5 Cts. May 2" integral-rate circular datestamp (ca. 1856), cover creased at top, stamp has slight crease and tiny tear at top, Fine-appearing example of this rare stamp, which may or may not have originated on the cover; the Patton book illustrates this cover (p. 173) and reprints Coster's story of the Essex Letter Express, which is basically that three or four ex-carriers of various city posts joined together in 1856 and issued the Essex Letter Express stamps to the public, then disbanded and kept the proceeds -- signed Colson, ex Caspary, Middendorf, Golden and Geisler, Scott Retail $1,250.00 as an off-cover stamp

E. 750-1,000
475
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2008-12-03
The Alan Geisler Collection of Carriers and Locals
 
Sale Number 965, Lot Number 1180, Local and Private Posts (Dupuy thru Jabez Fearey)Essex Letter Express, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Red Glazed (65L1), Essex Letter Express, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Red Glazed (65L1)Essex Letter Express, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Red Glazed (65L1). Small margins with framelines showing on four sides, uncancelled, affixed to small cover to Jamaica Plains Mass., "New-York 5 Cts. May 2" integral-rate circular datestamp (ca. 1856), cover creased at top, stamp has slight crease and tiny tear at top, Fine-appearing example of this rare stamp, which may or may not have originated on the cover; the Patton book illustrates this cover (p. 173) and reprints Coster's story of the Essex Letter Express, which is basically that three or four ex-carriers of various city posts joined together in 1856 and issued the Essex Letter Express stamps to the public, then disbanded and kept the proceeds -- signed Colson, ex Caspary, Middendorf and Golden, Scott Retail $1,250.00 as an off-cover stamp

E. 1,000-1,500
1,000
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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
 
Sale Number 925, Lot Number 1528, East River thru FaunceEssex Letter Express, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Red Glazed (65L1), Essex Letter Express, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Red Glazed (65L1)Essex Letter Express, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Red Glazed (65L1). Small but ample margins, uncancelled, used with 3c Dull Red (11), ample margins to touching, tied by double-struck "New-York Mar. 11" (ca. 1856) circular datestamp on buff cover to Springfield Mass., Extremely Fine, appears to be a genuine usage (but cannot be guaranteed) -- Coster's story of the Essex Letter Express basically states that three or four ex-carriers of various city posts joined together in 1856 and issued the Essex Letter Express stamps to the public, then disbanded and kept the proceeds -- if true, it is possible that some mail was carried -- ex Ferrary, Mason and Schwartz, a cover in our November 1999 Golden sale realized $1,700 hammer and this cover realized $1,600 in Sale 824

E. 1,000-1,500
1,300
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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
 
Sale Number 824, Lot Number 401, Locals (A thru E)Essex Letter Express, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Red Glazed (65L1), Essex Letter Express, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Red Glazed (65L1)Essex Letter Express, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Red Glazed (65L1). Small but ample margins, uncancelled, used with 3c Dull Red (11), ample margins to touching, tied by double-struck "New-York Mar. 11" (ca. 1856) circular datestamp on buff cover to Springfield Mass., Extremely Fine, appears to be a genuine usage (but cannot be guaranteed) -- Coster's story of the Essex Letter Express basically states that three or four ex-carriers of various city posts joined together in 1856 and issued the Essex Letter Express stamps to the public, then disbanded and kept the proceeds -- if true, it is possible that some mail was carried -- ex Ferrary and Mason, a cover in our November 1999 Golden sale realized $1,700 hammer

E. 1,000-1,500
1,600
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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
 
Sale Number 817, Lot Number 1054, Essex Letter Express (New York NY)Essex Letter Express, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Red Glazed (65L1), Essex Letter Express, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Red Glazed (65L1)Essex Letter Express, New York N.Y., 2c Black on Red Glazed (65L1). Small margins with framelines showing on four sides, uncancelled, affixed to small cover to Jamaica Plains Mass., "New-York 5 Cts. May 2" integral-rate circular datestamp (ca. 1856), cover creased at top, stamp has slight crease and tiny tear at top, Fine-appearing example of this rare stamp, which may or may not have originated on the cover; the Patton book illustrates this cover (p. 173) and reprints Coster's story of the Essex Letter Express, which is basically that three or four ex-carriers of various city posts joined together in 1856 and issued the Essex Letter Express stamps to the public, then disbanded and kept the proceeds -- signed Colson, ex Caspary and Middendorf

E. 1,000-1,500
1,700
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