RASDALE STAMP COMPANY Family Owned & Operated Since 1932
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Public Auction #434

Pre-auction bidding ended November 17, 2017 at 7:00pm (New York time)
Live auction takes place November 18-19, 2017 at 10:00 am (New York time)
Bids updated November 19, 2017 at 9:22am (New York time)


634United States huge assortment from the 1860s to 2001 in three cartons. Owner’s. count of 5,000+ Quincy, Illinois and some surrounding area covers, postal stationery and postcards from the John Bean lifetime selection. Organized in seven cover boxes mainly in chronological order. Runs the scope from stampless to modern having many types of advertising, machine cancels, perfins, precancels, and auxiliary markings. Sprinkled throughout are numerous covers having decent value. Inspection recommended as condition varies. A tremendous opportunity for the Quincy collector or historian.Cat. Value: S.B. 1000.00
Price Realized: $600.00

635United States assortment in four of our largest cartons. Hundreds and hundreds of postal historical covers and postal stationery from the 1860s to mid-20th Century. Includes a large selection of RPOs and really neat railroad receipts from the late 1860s to early 1870s from Lake Shore & Michigan Southern RR, Michigan Southern & Northern Indiana RR etc. in small plastic tubs or cover boxes having many already sleeved. Viewing recommended if you like this sort of American material.Cat. Value: S.B. 750.00
Price Realized: $500.00
636FDCUnited States accumulation in nine cartons. Thousands and thousands of common FDCs, Event, commercial covers, postal stationery and postcards to the 1990s. About 3 /12 cartons are mainly US postcards mostly linen and chromes running from the 1920s to 1990s. A useful assortment needing to find the right market.Cat. Value: S.B. 750.00
Price Realized: $450.00

637United States postal history accumulation from the 1850s to 1975 in a pizza size box. An original holding of roughly 60 covers having many interesting frankings and most from the 19th Century. Needs thoroughly examination since condition can be a factor but does not distract from the neatness of this selection. Postal historians take note.Cat. Value: S.B. 650.00
Price Realized: $950.00

638United States selection from the 1860s to 2006 in two cartons. Consists of around 45 old-style cover albums having several thousand FDCs, Event, commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards. The collector’s organization style is very cryptic as there are no rhyme or reason how he organized his covers. Comes with common material including items addressed to or from him but searching and patience will reveal some interesting postal history. Viewing necessary as condition of many of the 19th Century covers varies.Cat. Value: S.B. 650.00
Price Realized: $700.00

639United States Civil War covers in a pizza-size box. An original collector’s accumulation consisting of around 90 unused having a good variety in the usual condition for their age including many with old mount mark remains or residue on their reverses. Also entails 20 used covers having several with condition problems but still useful postal history. A Civil War afficando will really enjoy viewing this lot.Cat. Value: S.B. 500.00
Price Realized: $900.00

640United States California postal history assortment from the 1860s to the 1950s in one carton. Approximately 700 commercial covers, postal stationery, postcards, post office forms, Registry receipts, and DPO’s Doanes having many already sleeved identified by county. Beneficial for the Californian history buffCat. Value: S.B. 500.00
Price Realized: $230.00
641FDCAccumulation in 15 cartons. Roughly 5,000 mainly common FDCs. Event, commercial covers, postcards, and subscription items from mid to late 20th Century. Useful for a bargain table.Cat. Value: S.B. 400.00
Price Realized: $425.00
642FDCUnited States large FDC collection/accumulation having more than 7,000 in six cartons. Ranging from the 1930s to 2000s having various cachets. In the mix are Event covers including first flight, railroad, and Scouts. Also contains an assortment of about 500 Maximum cards (84-92), over 500 souvenir pages (72-91) and 75 Ceremony cards. Wide variety of material here. Viewing necessary.Cat. Value: S.B. 375.00
Price Realized: $650.00

643Three binders of "better" US covers from a large cover and card consignment. Around 360 in all with all sorts of postal history themes represented. Highlights include: advertising covers some from the turn of the last century, patriotic covers Civil War, Spanish American War, etc., Hotel corner covers, and early and odd use covers. Never before offered to the market this group is sure to please the avid recycler.Cat. Value: S.B. 325.00
Price Realized: $1,450.00
644United States accumulation from the 1820s to 1850s in a pizza size box. Roughly 90 stampless covers mostly having East Coast cancellation. A neat historical assortment needing viewing as the condition varies. Well worth a look.Cat. Value: S.B. 300.00
Price Realized: $650.00
645FDCUnited States assortment in one carton. Roughly 500 FDCs and covers from the 1920s to 1950s. Includes WW II Patriotics and some interesting FDCs. Good pickings.Cat. Value: S.B. 250.00
Price Realized: $650.00
646FDCUnited States FDC collection from the 1970s to 2014 in five cartons. Consists of a couple of thousands mostly cacheted and unaddressed FDCs or more in over 55 cover albums. Many albums are reusable. A delightful group.Cat. Value: S.B. 250.00
Price Realized: $500.00
647United States accumulation from the 1830s to 1850s as received from the Bluegrass holding. Roughly 200 folded letter covers mostly having East Coast cancels and destinations and many with their original letters still inside. Condition varies so examination is recommendedCat. Value: S.B. 250.00
Price Realized: $800.00
648United States mainly First Flight assortment from 1926 to 1941 comprising twenty covers. The best is four C18 of which two covers have four stamps (one is damaged in upper right corner) and two covers have one stamp. A most useful airmail holding.Cat. Value: S.B. 250.00
Price Realized: $375.00
649FDCSmall collection and stock with over 115 FDC's all from the 1936-1938 time period. Includes; 803-34 matched Stahle set, 785-9, 790-4 and 785-94 on Linprint covers. Slight toning noted along with some duplication. Along for the ride a pair "to and from" first trip Queen Mary. Take a look interesting lot.Cat. Value: S.B. 240.00
Price Realized: $350.00
650Large carton fill with modern PNC covers. Lots of large sized commercial from the hey day of this genera. Between 800 and 1200 in all. Lots of 20 centers. Perfect to search for your collection.Cat. Value: S.B. 220.00
Price Realized: $80.00

651Period mailed Spanish American war Patriotic covers in a small pizza sized box. Some of the usual flags, but many have interesting postmarks, destinations, cachets and frankings. All are in the webphotos.Cat. Value: S.B. 200.00
Price Realized: $400.00
652FDCAround 1,250 different US FDCs in clean White Ace FDC folder Albums. Unaddressed and cacheted 1960s-1980s. Also includes around 100 packages of unopened black mount strips. Useful for someone's collection.Cat. Value: S.B. 200.00
Price Realized: $220.00
653United States accumulation from the 1880s to 1930s. Contains approximately 500 mainly commercial covers and postal stationery mostly having “flag” cancels. Useful postal history selection.Cat. Value: S.B. 200.00
Price Realized: $85.00
654Small accumulation of fourteen covers and one front 1˘ to 3˘ 1869 issues. Condition is only Fine and a few with faults. Appropriate grouping for the non-discriminating accumulator.Cat. Value: S.B. 150.00
Price Realized: $95.00
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