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FILTER: All Sale Dates thru 2023/01/01, Catalogue = Pomeroy, Symbol IN ("COVER")
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2019-03-11
United States Postal History including The Angel Collection
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Sale Number 1196, Lot Number 961, 1844-45 Independent MailsPOMEROY'S MAIL, POMEROY'S MAILPOMEROY'S MAIL. Red straightline handstamp applied at Buffalo, matching truncated "Pomeroy & Cos. Express" handstamp and large "PAID" straightline applied on arrival at Albany on Jul. 22, 1844 folded letter from New York City to Albany N.Y., central file fold, Very Fine, a desirable combination of Pomeroy markings applied at different offices along the route, ex Schwartz

E. 500-750
550
United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2016-05-04
The Dr. Carmen A. Puliafito Collection of U.S. Independent Mails
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Sale Number 1124, Lot Number 250, Pomeroy & CompanyOffice of Pomeroy & Co. Express, Office of Pomeroy & Co. ExpressOffice of Pomeroy & Co. Express. Red negative oval handstamp clearly struck on Oct. 24, 1842 legal-size folded letter from Clarendon N.Y. to Albany, addressed in blue, used to transmit report on Canal to Chief Clerk of Canal Department, file folds far from marking

EXTREMELY FINE. THIS IS THE ONLY RECORDED EXAMPLE OF THE NEGATIVE OVAL HANDSTAMP USED BY POMEROY & COMPANY.

This negative oval and the illustrated locomotive oval are the two rarest types of Pomeroy markings. The David Snow census in the Independent Mails book records just one of this type. It was used by Pomeroy & Co., prior to the Independent Mail period.

Ex Petri and Hahn

E. 1,500-2,000
1,600
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2016-05-04
The Dr. Carmen A. Puliafito Collection of U.S. Independent Mails
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Sale Number 1124, Lot Number 251, Pomeroy & CompanyPomeroy & Co. Express, C. Livingston, No. 2, Wall St. N.Y, Pomeroy & Co. Express, C. Livingston, No. 2, Wall St. N.YPomeroy & Co. Express, C. Livingston, No. 2, Wall St. N.Y. Crawford Livingston's personal circular handstamp perfectly struck in red on folded cover to Erastus Corning (president of the Utica & Schenectady Railroad) in Albany, datelined New York City Dec. 28, 1842, apparently written and signed by Livingston but possibly secretarial, "Please accept of the accompanying Can of Choice Selected Oysters", slightly toned file fold, otherwise Very Fine, only two recorded in David Snow census in Independent Mails book, ex Schwartz

E. 300-400
425
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United States
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Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2016-05-04
The Dr. Carmen A. Puliafito Collection of U.S. Independent Mails
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Sale Number 1124, Lot Number 252, Pomeroy & CompanyPomeroy & Co. Express, Paid, Pomeroy & Co. Express, PaidPomeroy & Co. Express, Paid. Rimless red circular handstamp and manuscript "pr. Pomeroy & Co. Express" on Jan. 13, 1844 folded letter from New York City to attorney general's office in Albany N.Y., two ink strokes below "Paid" probably indicates double rate, file fold thru handstamp, Very Fine, very scarce marking, ex Schwartz

E. 400-500
250
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2016-05-04
The Dr. Carmen A. Puliafito Collection of U.S. Independent Mails
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Sale Number 1124, Lot Number 253, Pomeroy & CompanyForwarded by Pomeroy & Cos. Express from Albany, Forwarded by Pomeroy & Cos. Express from AlbanyForwarded by Pomeroy & Cos. Express from Albany. Red circular handstamp clearly struck on Dec. 19, 1842 folded letter from Albany to New York City street address, an order for bibles, Very Fine, only three recorded in David Snow census in Independent Mails book, ex Frajola

E. 200-300
275
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United States
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Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2016-05-04
The Dr. Carmen A. Puliafito Collection of U.S. Independent Mails
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Sale Number 1124, Lot Number 254, Pomeroy & CompanyPomeroy & Co.'s Express, Pomeroy & Co.'s ExpressPomeroy & Co.'s Express. Train adhesive in Black on Glazed Vermilion, used on undated folded cover to A. C. Flagg, comptroller at Albany, sender's directive "By Pomeroy & Cos. Express. To be delivered as soon as it reaches Albany.", pencil "Express paid" and blue pen "Paid", probably originated in Buffalo sometime in 1843, split along folds (need to be rejoined), small edge tears, otherwise Very Fine, ex Schwartz

E. 500-750
500
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2016-05-04
The Dr. Carmen A. Puliafito Collection of U.S. Independent Mails
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Sale Number 1124, Lot Number 255, Pomeroy & CompanyPomeroy & Co.'s Express, Pomeroy & Co.'s ExpressPomeroy & Co.'s Express. Train adhesive in Black on Glazed Vermilion, small scrapes at bottom, tied by filing crease on folded cover to New York City, ms. "Free Ontario Bank" (Ontario Bank, located in Utica), manuscript "22 Wall" street address for delivery, receipt docketing indicates Oct. 26, 1844 mailing date, Fine, very rare use of Pomeroy label on letter mail, ex Golden, with 2000 P.F. certificate

E. 500-750
450
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2016-05-04
The Dr. Carmen A. Puliafito Collection of U.S. Independent Mails
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Sale Number 1124, Lot Number 290, Pomeroys Letter Express, cont.POMIROY'S MAIL/PAID, POMIROY'S MAIL/PAIDPOMIROY'S MAIL/PAID. Red straightline with spelling error "I" for "E", appears to be joined with "PAID." in a unified handstamp, manuscript "6c" rate on Aug. 5, 1844 folded letter from Auburn to Albany N.Y., letter mentions using Pomeroy to save two-thirds of expense in sending letters, Very Fine, extremely rare, this is illustrated as the only recorded example in the David Snow census in Independent Mails book, but there might be one other example (Siegel Sale 1101, lot 618), ex Hahn

E. 750-1,000
650
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United States
U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2016-05-04
The Dr. Carmen A. Puliafito Collection of U.S. Independent Mails
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Sale Number 1124, Lot Number 291, Pomeroys Letter Express, cont.POMEROY'S MAIL, POMEROY'S MAILPOMEROY'S MAIL. Red straightline handstamp and "P A I D ." handstamp on bluish gray folded letter datelined "Albany August 5, 1844" and addressed to Boston street address, handed to Hale & Company for transport to Boston, red "Forwarded by Hale & Co. from Albany" and "Forwarded by Hale & Co. from Boston" oval datestamps struck over the Pomeroy "Paid" marking, which suggests Hale collected something for their effort, Extremely Fine, an unusual cover that proves these two types of Pomeroy markings were applied at the Albany office

E. 150-200
225
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U.S. Stamps
Back-of-Book
Carriers, Locals and Independent Mails
2016-03-17
Outstanding United States Stamps
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Sale Number 1120, Lot Number 1720, 1844-45 Independent MailsLivingston, Wells & Pomeroy, Livingston, Wells & PomeroyLivingston, Wells & Pomeroy. Six covers, five are folded letters, most with manuscript express designations representing different examples of various Pomeroy companies including Livingston Wells & Pomeroy, Livingston & Wells, Livingston & Pomeroy, Pomeroy's Express, one each with "Paid" or "Cd." handstamps, one with some staining but overall Very Fine, nice group of covers related to one of the great private express operations, ex Schwartz

E. 400-500
500
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