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Date
Lot#/
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Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
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United States
U.S. Postal History
Subject
Stampless Covers - General
2019-12-17
United States Postal History and Confederate States
c
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2103, Early Boston Postal History: 1816 and laterBoston 5cts. 4 Sep, Boston 5cts. 4 SepBoston 5cts. 4 Sep. Well-struck red integral-rate circular datestamp with matching "PAID" handstamp on grayish cover to East Lexington Mass., with "God Hath Made of One Blood All Nations of Men" Anti-Slavery illustrated propaganda design depicting Britannia defending slave at left and imagery of the slave trade at right, imprints of Valentine, Johnstone & Hunter and Ackermann

EXTREMELY FINE ANTI-SLAVERY ILLUSTRATED COVER OF EXTRAORDINARY QUALITY.

This gem cover easily fits the "Jarrett quality" category and is in fact ex Jarrett (and ex Haas)

E. 2,000-3,000
4,750
United States
U.S. Postal History
Subject
Stampless Covers - General
2013-07-23
U.S. and C.S.A. Postal History and U.S. Possessions
c
Sale Number 1051, Lot Number 1087, U.S.-Cuba Pre-U.P.U. Mails, Collection of Dr. Yamil H. KouriBoston Mass. Jul. 9 (1850), Boston Mass. Jul. 9 (1850)Boston Mass. Jul. 9 (1850). Red circular datestamp, matching "Paid" and "12-1/2" rate handstamp on blue folded letter to Sagua La Grande, Cuba, sender's directive "per U States Mail Steamer Isabel via Charleston", orange-red "Empresa N. America 13 Jul. 1850" circular datestamp and "1" real due handstamp, Very Fine, reported to be the earliest example of the Boston "12-1/2" handstamp

E. 150-200
200
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United States
U.S. Postal History
Subject
Stampless Covers - General
2009-12-09
U.S. and C.S.A. Postal History and Foreign Stamps and Covers
c
Sale Number 980, Lot Number 2074, Stampless and Town MarkingsBOSTON, BOSTONBOSTON. Bold strike of brown straightline handstamp with matching "1/OC" Franklin's mark on 1787 folded letter to Providence R.I., datelined "L'Orient 18th June 1787" and ms. "Sh 2" rate, business contents, fresh and Very Fine

E. 150-200
425
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United States
U.S. Postal History
Subject
Stampless Covers - General
2009-03-25
The David L. Jarrett Collection of Propaganda Covers
c
Sale Number 970, Lot Number 17, Anti-Slavery MovementBoston 5cts. Sep. 4, Boston 5cts. Sep. 4Boston 5cts. Sep. 4. Well-struck red integral-rate circular datestamp with matching "Paid" handstamp on grayish cover to East Lexington Mass., with "God Hath Made of One Blood All Nations of Men" Anti-Slavery illustrated propaganda design depicting Britannia defending slave at left and imagery of the slave trade at right, imprints of Valentine, Johnstone & Hunter and Ackermann, Extremely Fine, a beautiful cover in extraordinary quality, ex Haas

E. 1,000-1,500
3,500
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United States
U.S. Postal History
Subject
Stampless Covers - General
2006-03-13
United States Postal History
c
Sale Number 906, Lot Number 1030, U.S. Exchange Office and Transit Markings"BOSTON" British Agent's Handstamp, "BOSTON" British Agent's Handstamp"BOSTON" British Agent's Handstamp. 1842-44, seven covers, each with red "Boston" straightline applied by British agent T. W. Moore on Cunard mail, destinations incl. London, England, Paris, Dublin (2) and Westmoreland, England (2), nice range of transit markings, Fine-Very Fine, each on page describing rate and route, ASCC $4,900.00

E. 1,500-2,000
2,100
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United States
U.S. Postal History
Subject
Stampless Covers - General
2002-05-15
U.S. & C.S.A. Postal History
c
Sale Number 845, Lot Number 536, Postal History by StateBOSTON, BOSTONBOSTON. British Postal Agency's red straightline hs on folded letter datelined "April 30th 1843" to Worcestershire, England, also bearing bold "America L" oval hs and due marking, May 15 receiving backstamp, docketing at top indicates contents are for needle and fish hook order, fresh and Very Fine

E. 300-400
0
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United States
U.S. Postal History
Subject
Stampless Covers - General
1997-12-12
U.S. Postal History & Foreign
c
BSh 4/6. Boston ms. ship rate on Feb. 1752 folded letter from London to Rhode Island, faint toning, still Very Fine

E. 300-400
130
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United States
U.S. Postal History
Subject
Stampless Covers - General
1997-12-12
U.S. Postal History & Foreign
c
BOSTON. Italicized straightline in olive with matching "30/OC" in circle on 1783 folded letter from Madeira to New York, ms. "Sh 4" ship rate and "2/" in ms., address ink has eroded paper in spots, otherwise Fine, very scarce, ex Blake

E. 300-400
190
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United States
U.S. Postal History
Subject
Stampless Covers - General
1997-12-12
U.S. Postal History & Foreign
c
BOSTON. Brownish straightline hs with "7/MA" in circle and "Free" hs, all perfectly struck on 1787 folded letter from David Greene to Dudley Woodbridge at Norwich Conn., very slight wear, still Extremely Fine, unusual use of Free marking for no reason apparent to us (routine commercial correspondence between merchants), this is the listing example for Confederation-period usage in ASCC, ex Blake

E. 200-300
180
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United States
U.S. Postal History
Subject
Stampless Covers - General
1997-12-12
U.S. Postal History & Foreign
c
BOSTON. Brownish-black straightline hs with "30/SE" in circle and ms. "Paid 1.8" rate on 1787 folded letter to Newtown c/o gentleman at Newbury with sender's instructions "Mr. Emerson, please to forward this so as to be at Newtown on Monday night", Extremely Fine, ex Blake

E. 300-400
220
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