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Public Auction #444

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COVER ACCUMULATIONS — United States
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1Massive A-W state postal history assortment from the 1840s to the 1970s from the University estate in twelve large cartons. Roughly 11,500 commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards mainly already sleeved, priced, and annotated by a knowledgeable owner. No Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, and Wisconsin. (Please see other lots in this auction for these states). Ready to sell at a percentage of the marked price. A cover collector or dealer nirvana.Cat. Value: S.B. 5000.00
Current Bid: $3,000.00
Minimum Bid: $3,250.00

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2Ohio A to Z postal history from the University Estate. There are over 1700 covers beginning in the 1820s and going to the 1950s consisting of commercial covers, postal stationery and postcards already sleeved priced and annotated by a knowledgeable owner. There are many early covers that the specialist will appreciate. This is truly ‘The Ohio’ cover group.Cat. Value: S.B. 3000.00
Current Bid: $1,600.00
Minimum Bid: $1,700.00

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3Wisconsin A-Z postal history holding mainly from the 1850s to the 1970s from the University estate in two large cartons. Roughly 2,000 commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards already sleeved, priced, and annotated by a knowledgeable owner. Please Check out the photos for several fascinating or better items. Ready to sell at a percentage of the marked price. Wisconsinite collectors or specialists please take note. This lot may be just especially for you.Cat. Value: S.B. 2000.00
Current Bid: $1,000.00
Minimum Bid: $1,050.00

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4Over 20,000 US FDCs in 25 heavy cartons. Mostly clean and cacheted , unaddressed. Sets, singles, plate blocks, and larger formats all included. Found in loose singles, sorted shoeboxes, and organized collections. Various cachet makers with a few of the more obscure makers included. Duplication, but not excessive. No hand painted or other high premium covers. Does include FDC FDC programs, a run of souvenir pages and two cartons of Commemorative Panels with all their face. Mainly 1940-2016. Plenty of variety sure to please the internet marketeer.Cat. Value: S.B. 2200.00
Current Bid: $1,200.00
Minimum Bid: $1,250.00

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5Over eight hundred covers with approximately two-thirds being RPO or train related. The balance is ship covers with some steamship included. This stock is brimming with better items including stampless RPOs and some scarcer covers. A very desirable holding well worth a viewing.Cat. Value: S.B. 1700.00
Current Bid: $850.00
Minimum Bid: $900.00

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6Massive United States accumulation in twenty file drawers. Approximately 10,000 mostly cacheted addressed and unaddressed FDCs and postal stationery having plenty of duplication. Appears to be mainly from the 1970s to the early 2000s. A marketer’s dream come true.Cat. Value: S.B. 1000.00
Current Bid: $600.00
Minimum Bid: $650.00

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7Space Shuttle Missions section in three cartons. Owner’s count of approximately 5,500 covers. Well presented to most Missions from 1981 to the 2010s. All cachets having a variety of makers. Involves Launch, Mission Events, Landing, and Tracking Stations. Some have dual cancels. Also entails a few Medallions, STS-51L, dates, commemorations, many mission insignias, stickers, and photos. Duplication exists. Great potential.Cat. Value: S.B. 1000.00
Current Bid: $650.00
Minimum Bid: $700.00

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8Presidential Series 1938-39 half cent to five dollars assortment of #803-34, 839-51 having over 1,000 FDCs in one carton. Comprises mostly partial sets, singles, coils, and electric eyes. Spotted a terrific set of half cent to fifty cents Amon Carter combination covers in blocks having 4th Bureau corresponding issues. Includes a good selection of hand-typed cachets, add-ons, hand drawn period covers, postcards and listed cachet makers. Also entails a couple of one to five-dollar values involving a 832c plate block. An unusual offering worthy of your attention.Cat. Value: S.B. 1000.00
Current Bid: $500.00
Minimum Bid: $550.00

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9Michigan A-Z postal history selection from the 1850s to the 1970s from the University estate in two large cartons. Roughly 1,300 commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards already sleeved, priced, and annotated by a knowledgeable owner. Contains interesting items that a Michiganian collector or specialist would appreciate. Ready to rock and rock at a percentage of the marked price.Cat. Value: S.B. 1000.00
Current Bid: $700.00
Minimum Bid: $750.00

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10An extensive holding of covers beginning with stampless and continuing into the mid twentieth century. Insurance companies, banks, manufacturing, hotels, government agencies and personal correspondence are present. This is a very interesting lot and a terrific opportunity for the cover enthusiast. Definitely worth your time to view.Cat. Value: S.B. 1000.00
Current Bid: $500.00
Minimum Bid: $550.00

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11Selection of Apollo 15 Space in four cartons. Owner’s count of roughly 7,000 #1434-35 unaddressed FDCs having enormous duplication. Approximate split of 70% Space City Cover Society, 25% Swanson (first solo cachet), and 5% mixes cachet makers. Cities includes Kennedy Space Center, Houston (primary), Huntsville. All cancelled August 2, 1972 which was the date of Apollo Second Moon EVA.Cat. Value: S.B. 1000.00
Current Bid: $500.00
Minimum Bid: $550.00

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12Huge postal history assortment roughly from the early 1900s to the 1980s from the University estate in fourteen large cartons. Over 10,000 commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards mostly consisting of lower end material. An edgy selection which will need the talents of a marketeer to find its potential. Offered appropriately.Cat. Value: S.B. 900.00
Current Bid: $600.00
Minimum Bid: $650.00

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13Illinois A-Y postal history assortment from the 1830s to the 1950s from the University estate in one large carton. Over 900 commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards already sleeved, priced, and annotated by a knowledgeable owner. Check out the photos for several fascinating or better items. Ready to sell at a percentage of the marked price. An Illinoisan collector or specialist dream come true.Cat. Value: S.B. 900.00
Current Bid: $650.00
Minimum Bid: $700.00

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14Apollo Soyuz Space assortment in two large cartons. Owner’s count of approximately 4,000 in eight small boxes consisting of 3,600 cacheted and almost all unaddressed FDCs #1569-70 from the 1975 Space City Cover Society in varieties having massive duplication. Also includes 400 Preparation, Cosmonaut, Mission, Vessels, Tracking, and miscellaneous FDCs.Cat. Value: S.B. 800.00
Current Bid: $400.00
Minimum Bid: $425.00

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15Space Shuttle holding in two large cartons. Owner’s count of around 3,600 cacheted #1912-19 FDCs having huge duplication from Space City Cover Society and Medallion. Roughly 25% blocks, se-tenants, and double cancels. Mostly unaddressed. All cachets. Commemoration of first Space Shuttle Mission in 1981.Cat. Value: S.B. 800.00
Current Bid: $350.00
Minimum Bid: $375.00
16Eight Civil War patriotic covers mostly from northern states including an interesting McClellan cover with a ‘free frank’. All can be viewed in the accompanying pictures. This is the perfect lot for someone with a developing interest in this area. Some of the covers have been trimmed and close inspection is suggested.Cat. Value: S.B. 750.00
Current Bid: $500.00
Minimum Bid: $550.00

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17United States postal history selection from the 1860s to 1981 from the University estate in one banker box. Roughly 250 commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards in a plastic container already sleeved, priced, and annotated by a knowledgeable owner. Includes an offering of Territorials. Please see scans for the examples of some fascinating cancels. Condition varies so careful viewing recommended to come up with the right number. Ready to sell at a percentage.Cat. Value: S.B. 750.00
Current Bid: $375.00
Minimum Bid: $400.00

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181992 World Columbian Expo in one carton. Includes #2616, 2620-23 and 2624-2629. Tremendous collection of over 355 pieces in three volume binders and one envelope including cachets, unofficials, show, special cancels all having to do with Columbus. Some better cachets not limited to Doris Gold, Collins, S. M. Baroundewu, Robert D’Spain, Kober, and C&C. Unofficial cancels include O’Hare, Illinois Station (2627a), Christopher, Illinois (267b), and Columbus, Indiana (2624c) plus more. Impossible to duplicate in today’s market. Collection last sold at public auction in 2005 for $3,250 less the premium.Cat. Value: S.B. 750.00
Current Bid: $500.00
Minimum Bid: $550.00

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19Intriguing postal history holding from the 1860s to 1980s from the University estate in a banker box. Roughly 250 commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards in a plastic container already sleeved, priced, and annotated by a knowledgeable owner. Comprises Confederate, Cross-Border, Foreign Destinations, Patriotic, Private Post, and Registered etc. Condition fluctuates so viewing recommended. Some items are “fronts” including some better. Please check out scans or phone for a more detailed description. Ready to sell at a percentage of the marked price.Cat. Value: S.B. 750.00
Current Bid: $500.00
Minimum Bid: $550.00

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20Apollo 16 space assortment of covers with approximately 10,000 unaddressed cacheted covers in five large cartons. Wide variety including dates, cancel cities and Space Achievement Decade. Heavy duplication, particularly moon landing and splashdown.Cat. Value: S.B. 750.00
Current Bid: $300.00
Minimum Bid: $325.00

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21Assortment of Skylab Space Missions in four cartons. Owner’s count of around 5,800 cacheted covers and some FDCs. Consists of mostly mission dates including Ship Tracking Stations. Preparations, Roll-Outs. Duplication only slight on some and moderate on just a few. Cachets from various makers having dates in the early 1970s. Good for resale.Cat. Value: S.B. 700.00
Current Bid: $350.00
Minimum Bid: $375.00

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22Not your typical FDC selection from the late 1920s to the 2000s in two cartons. Over 1,200 FDCs and Event covers including a large and unusual offering of Touch of Class cachet having diverse variety. The photos do not do this offering justice. Viewing in person will be to you benefit. Do not let this one slip away.Cat. Value: S.B. 650.00
Current Bid: $400.00
Minimum Bid: $425.00
23Over five hundred machine cancelled covers from a variety of companies including American, Barr-Fyke, Columbia, Doremus and Leavitt. There are also many to be sorted and priced. This is a real opportunity for the specialist or wanna be. Well worth checking out.Cat. Value: S.B. 550.00
Current Bid: $270.00
Minimum Bid: $280.00

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24Apollo 17 selection of around 5,600 mostly unaddressed covers in three large cartons. Contains all cachets roughly 95% manned spaceflights. Variety of dates with #1434-35 Space Achievement Decade, cancel cities plus heavy duplication of launch, moon landing and splashdown. About 1% are miscellaneous mission cachets, 1% tracking stations, 3% Sarzin metallic dates (over160) in nine issues.Cat. Value: S.B. 500.00
Current Bid: $210.00
Minimum Bid: $220.00

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25Iowa A-Z postal history selection from the 1860s to the 1950s from the University estate in one large carton. Over 500 commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards already sleeved, priced, and annotated by a knowledgeable owner. Several fascinating or better items have been photographed. Ready to sell at a percentage of the marked price. An Iowan collector or specialist will enjoy this lot.Cat. Value: S.B. 475.00
Current Bid: $240.00
Minimum Bid: $250.00

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26Assortment of mostly Civil War Patriotics in a pizza size box. Comprises ten postally used covers, eleven unused having half with tape stains on their edges, and four mainly Treasury or War Department Official Business from this Era plus a few miscellaneous.Cat. Value: S.B. 450.00
Current Bid: $500.00
Minimum Bid: $550.00

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27Group of over forty covers. All are notable for one reason of another. Runs from the stampless period to the latter half of the 20th century. Good ebay potential.Cat. Value: S.B. 425.00
Current Bid: $325.00
Minimum Bid: $350.00

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28Assortment from the 1930s to the early 2000s in two cartons. Over 1,000 FDCs and Event covers involving mainly Touch of Class and Herb Meisel cachets. A fascinating holding worth your time to inspect.Cat. Value: S.B. 400.00
Current Bid: $300.00
Minimum Bid: $325.00

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29Accumulation from the 1870s to the 1990s in four cartons. Approximately 2,500 FDCs, commercial covers, postal stationery, and first flights. Offers a wide range of material for the cover aficionado. Recommended inspection as condition varies. Pickings throughout and worth viewing.Cat. Value: S.B. 400.00
Current Bid: $250.00
Minimum Bid: $260.00

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30Interesting postal history assortment from the 1880s to 1970s from the University estate. Over 200 commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards already sleeved, priced, and annotated by a knowledgeable owner. Entails registered, special delivery, soldier mail mainly from WW I and II, and Special Events having some Presidential Inauguration. Condition varies so viewing necessary. Ready to sell at a percentage of the marked price.Cat. Value: S.B. 400.00
Current Bid: $200.00
Minimum Bid: $210.00
31Apollo 12 cover group of over 2000. About 75% are moon landing cachets, 20% moon landing postcards and 5% are launch cachets. Heavy duplication with some stamp variation. All cachets are from the Manned Spaceflight Cover Society.Cat. Value: S.B. 375.00
Current Bid: $200.00
Minimum Bid: $210.00

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32United States accumulation from the 1850s to the 1890s in medium box. Roughly 350 covers and postal stationery from an old holding in the Wolverine State. A postal historian will enjoy searching this lot.Cat. Value: S.B. 350.00
Current Bid: $220.00
Minimum Bid: $230.00

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33All aboard. Accumulation of railroad covers, postal stationery, and postcards from the 1860s to the 1930s numbering roughly 350. A cornucopia of railroads is present. Examination necessary as condition varies. Do not let some of the condition issues derailed you for considering this lot.Cat. Value: S.B. 350.00
Current Bid: $170.00
Minimum Bid: $180.00

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34PLAY BALL! Over four hundred covers commemorating various events and achievements; World Series, batting records, Hall of Fame inductees, Cy Young Award winners and other related events. Also included is a binder with over 100 First Day Covers of the 1939 Cooperstown commemorative plus a second binder with other baseball related covers. This lot is for the baseball enthusiast and will bring many hours of enjoyment.Cat. Value: S.B. 350.00
Current Bid: $375.00
Minimum Bid: $400.00

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35Two cartons assortment from 1929 to the 1990s. Roughly between 1,200 to 1,500 mainly United States FDCs running from common to fascinating cachets. Spotted some different ones that might make this a tempting holding. Surprises might appear if you search.Cat. Value: S.B. 350.00
Current Bid: $350.00
Minimum Bid: $375.00

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36United States mainly Wells Fargo selection. Consists of twenty postally used covers and seven unused envelopes from Mexico. Condition varies so inspection recommended.Cat. Value: S.B. 350.00
Current Bid: $270.00
Minimum Bid: $280.00

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37United States postal history accumulation roughly from the 1870s to the 1980s from the University estate in six large cartons. Between 2,000 to 2,500 commercial covers and postal stationery in twelve plastic containers. One container is mostly Canada. Searching needs to mine out the useful material as about 35% consists of lower end items. Offered appropriately.Cat. Value: S.B. 350.00
Current Bid: $200.00
Minimum Bid: $210.00
38Cover potpourri including fancy cancels, first flight, Highway POs, railroad related covers as well as a few streetcar and steamboat. There is also a group of Ohio and Indiana unsorted covers. Seven hundred plus for your inspection. It is worth your time to view these.Cat. Value: Retail 2150.00
Current Bid: $220.00
Minimum Bid: $230.00
39Maryland postal history selection from the 1820s to the 1840s from the University estate in a medium box. About 200 stampless covers having mainly Baltimore cancels. Many appear to be from the same correspondence. An unusual holding that any a Marylander will enjoy.Cat. Value: S.B. 300.00
Current Bid: $200.00
Minimum Bid: $210.00
40A nice group of early twentieth covers the air mail include first flight, others are advertising, first day, registered mail, and some post cards. This is an interesting selection with desirable items for the collector. Worth a good look.Cat. Value: S.B. 300.00
Current Bid: $200.00
Minimum Bid: $210.00

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41Wisconsin Tercentenary 1934-1935 mainly cacheted #739 and 755 selection in a pizza size box. Over 100 FDCs offering a variety of cachets including hand painted. Includes Melissa Fox, and Ben Kraft. A most intriguing holding which will make any Wisconsinite jump for joy.Cat. Value: S.B. 300.00
Current Bid: $190.00
Minimum Bid: $200.00

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42Assortment of United States from the 1930s to the1990s in six cartons. Consists of around 2,500 addressed FDCs of which three cartons are subscription as well as a sprinkling of commercial covers and postal stationery mainly from the early 1900s to the 1940s. Offered appropriately.Cat. Value: S.B. 300.00
Current Bid: $170.00
Minimum Bid: $180.00
43Apollo 14 Space accumulation in one carton. Owner’s count of roughly 1,100 Mission unaddressed covers approximately 75% from The Manned Spaceflight Cover Society having heavy duplication. Comprises Moon Landing, EVA, Splashdown all from 1971, all cachets. No Launch. Also entails Vessels, Tracking Stations, and Mission Dates.Cat. Value: S.B. 300.00
Current Bid: $110.00
Minimum Bid: $120.00

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44A Sight for Sore Eyes. Four boxes of U.S. FDC’s, 1950’s to 2000 and beyond. Most covers placed in like-new cover albums. Strong presence of ArtCraft cachets, with the majority of items unaddressed. Includes FDC’s, as well as commercial usages, of select postal cards. Along for the ride is a hoard of mint postal stationery. Contains a small amount of mint postage to be counted. A few subscription covers and foreign items also await the lucky bidder. Everything neat, clean, and ready to be added to an existing collection or retail stock.Cat. Value: S.B. 300.00
Current Bid: $100.00
Minimum Bid: $110.00
45Over 3000 1st days running from pre WW2 to the 1990’s. Looks to be all different with a mix of the four possible combinations of cacheted/uncached, addressed/unaddressed. Some are subscription originated and a few UN and first flights got mixed in the count.Cat. Value: S.B. 280.00
Current Bid: $270.00
Minimum Bid: $280.00
46Hefty FDC collection/accumulation of over 2750 items. Dates range from the 1940’s to 2006, cacheted, with a mixture of addressed and unaddressed. Mostly commemoratives and mainly the more modern dates.Cat. Value: S.B. 270.00
Current Bid: $90.00
Minimum Bid: $95.00

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47Four cartons containing 26 binders and a number of loose items consisting mainly of U.S. First Days from the 1970’s and 1980’s. While that may sound unappealing, there are surprises to be found. A large number of covers are the popular House of Farnum cachets. Best of all are three binders and some of the loose that are hand painted or hand drawn and hand painted by talented cachet maker T. Michael Weddle or his wife, Jane.Cat. Value: S.B. 250.00
Current Bid: $200.00
Minimum Bid: $210.00

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48Assortment in one medium carton. The value is in the 73 unused Civil War Patriotic covers in a binder. See photos for condition as many have glue or paste damage on their back flaps. Coming along for the ride are two rudimentary albums, one interesting worldwide album having hundreds of stamps, and miscellenous covers.Cat. Value: S.B. 250.00
Current Bid: $260.00
Minimum Bid: $270.00
49Twenty-nine covers or cards all with expo cancels. From 1901 to 1915. Some duplication. A couple, the view side is note worthy (each side is shown in the scans).Cat. Value: S.B. 250.00
Current Bid: $170.00
Minimum Bid: $180.00

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50Selection from the 1850s to the 1960s in one carton. Between 330 to 400 commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards offering a cornucopia of postal history. Be prepared to do some mining as there could be some nuggets to discover.Cat. Value: S.B. 250.00
Current Bid: $160.00
Minimum Bid: $170.00

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51Useful group of covers and picture postcards. The most notable are the naval covers from the 1930’s and 1940’s of which there are 99 including 65 WW2 patriotics and 17 with Chinese postmarks. The picture postcards are 165 military forts and related along with 145 Civil War related. All different.Cat. Value: S.B. 250.00
Current Bid: $260.00
Minimum Bid: $270.00
52This 1920 to 1940 collection of over 600 covers, most of which are first day covers is very desirable because of the caches. There are many that are hand painted by various artists including Ben Kraft, Melissa Fox and Geri Peltin. Take note cover specialist this group well represents the time period and is well worth you time to inspect it.Cat. Value: S.B. 250.00
Current Bid: $325.00
Minimum Bid: $350.00

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53Accumulation from the 1850s to the 1930s in one carton. Roughly between 300 to 500 commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards. Spotted some fascinating items but viewing required as condition will be a factor on some items. Still a neat source of postal history.Cat. Value: S.B. 250.00
Current Bid: $150.00
Minimum Bid: $160.00

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54United States assortment from the 1850s to 1943. Involves 81 commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards in an album. Saw some interesting usages and European destinations making this a must see for the postal historian.Cat. Value: S.B. 250.00
Current Bid: $150.00
Minimum Bid: $160.00

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55United States assortment from the 1860s to the 1980s in one carton. Roughly 750 commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards having a range of interest including advertising. Inspection necessary as condition varies. Great for searching for town cancels.Cat. Value: S.B. 250.00
Current Bid: $150.00
Minimum Bid: $160.00

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56United States selection roughly from the 1880s to 1961 in a medium carton. Around 200 commercial, First Flights, Event covers, and postal stationery in two G &K albums and slipcases. Inspection recommended as condition and storage in a humid climate will be a factor on determining the final number. Still an interesting offering of postal history.Cat. Value: S.B. 250.00
Current Bid: $160.00
Minimum Bid: $170.00

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57Old accumulation of thirteen United States Black Jack #73 covers from the mid-1860s. Fantastic postal history.Cat. Value: S.B. 250.00
Current Bid: $100.00
Minimum Bid: $110.00
58An original accumulation of well over 2000 covers and cards. Mix of commercial and philatelic like FDC’s. Some as early as the 1890’s and running to the 1980’s of which a few of the later belong in the circular file. The number of useful should entice bidding.Cat. Value: S.B. 200.00
Current Bid: $150.00
Minimum Bid: $160.00
59Two cartons of mainly United States FDCs from the 1930s to the 1970s. Approximately 1,500 to 1,800 covers having a variety of cachets but also duplication. Beneficial to the person who has the right marketing skills.Cat. Value: S.B. 200.00
Current Bid: $120.00
Minimum Bid: $130.00
60An attractive selection of 16 advertising covers of St. Louis. The topic of these covers is manufacturing with a variety of businesses. There is one hotel cover in the lot. The covers are in nice condition with a many different types of cancellations including a World's Fair. This is a great lot for the topical collector and someone interested in machine cancellations. Well worth a few minutes of your viewing time.Cat. Value: S.B. 200.00
Current Bid: $120.00
Minimum Bid: $130.00
61There are over 100 stampless covers of which most are from Boston, but Philadelphia, New York and Baltimore have good representation. If you look closely you will also find a Wilmington, Delaware cover. This is a useful selection for the specialist and well worth a look.Cat. Value: S.B. 200.00
Current Bid: $120.00
Minimum Bid: $130.00
62An original United States accumulation mainly from the 1940s to 1950s in two cartons. Roughly 750 covers having a strong concentration of WW II Patriotics as well as FDCs including Fluegel making this a most desirable lot. For the aficionado of original cover holdings.Cat. Value: S.B. 200.00
Current Bid: $230.00
Minimum Bid: $240.00

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63A fascinating accumulation of stampless covers holding well over 100 items from want appears to be a family correspondence of the Revolutionary War Stark family to mostly the son and daughter. A vast majority are from the New England area. Broken down there are over 30 manuscript and over 80 circle date cancels. Special noted are 22 Portland Maine when it was a district in 1807. There are also 12 New York and 10 Boston and 5 Washington City. A handful of covers exhibit Ship or other auxiliary markings. Condition varies. Acquiring and reading this interesting group might unearth some unknown intriguing facts.Cat. Value: S.B. 200.00
Current Bid: $750.00
Minimum Bid: $800.00

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64US Post Office in Shanghai group of 21 cards and covers mailed back to the States circa. 1904-1920. Mixed condition. Only one uses the overprinted stamps. Inspection necessary.Cat. Value: S.B. 200.00
Current Bid: $180.00
Minimum Bid: $190.00

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65Accumulation from the 1880s to 1944 in a medium box. Comprises a couple of hundred postal cards mostly from the 1870s and upper Midwest, particularly Michigan. Also involves a couple of hundred covers from the 1880s to the turn of the century including a few illustrated. Round out this fascinating offering are twenty WW II 1944 covers having their original letters from Finschhafen, New Guinea APO322.Cat. Value: S.B. 200.00
Current Bid: $100.00
Minimum Bid: $110.00

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66Don’t Look for Any Stamps Here! One box of over 120 stampless covers, 1814-1853. Organized by date, with an emphasis on northeastern states. Mixed condition, with many neat, clean items. Ready to be added to a U.S. postal history collection, bourse gab bag lots, etc. Offered reasonably.Cat. Value: S.B. 130.00
Current Bid: $170.00
Minimum Bid: $180.00
67Accumulation of approximately 2600 uncacheted, addressed 1st days from 1970 to 1981. Wide variety. Good profit potential for an artist.Cat. Value: S.B. 100.00
Current Bid: $70.00
Minimum Bid: $75.00
68A cover box of a few hundred mint and used postal cards. Appears to range from 1870’s to 1990’s. We spotted some ad cards and potentially useful cancels among the less interesting cards. Take a look, it could be cheap enough.Cat. Value: S.B. 100.00
Current Bid: $60.00
Minimum Bid: $65.00
69Over thirty covers and post cards many with a Traverse City postmarks. An interesting group that a cover collector will want to view. Offered cheaply.Cat. Value: S.B. 75.00
Current Bid: $40.00
Minimum Bid: $42.00
70Complete set of Famous Americans Crosby cacheted FDCs. Addressed to the same person. Also includes a complete of eleven 1932 George Washington matching cachet addressed FDCs. Half cent FDC has a tear near one stamp which does not distract from its value.Cat. Value: S.B. 75.00
Current Bid: $85.00
Minimum Bid: $90.00

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71United States 1942 China Friendship selection of twelve FDCs and two WW II Patriotic covers. A most interesting offering.Cat. Value: S.B. 75.00
Current Bid: $85.00
Minimum Bid: $90.00

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72United States perfin and precancel cover accretion from the 1930s to 1950s in one carton. Between 300 to 500 mainly large covers offering a cornucopia of city and town precancels. Offered appropriately.Cat. Value: S.B. 70.00
Current Bid: $44.00
Minimum Bid: $46.00
73Two heavy cartons filled to the brim with postal stationery. More envelopes than postal cards. Way more mint than used (FDCs). All sizes mainly 1972-1986. Good for club mailings, just add your cheap postage to make up the rates. Snail mail bonanza.Cat. Value: S.B. 50.00
Current Bid: $34.00
Minimum Bid: $36.00
COVER ACCUMULATIONS — Confederate States
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74A cute accumulation of twelve C.S.A. covers. Includes a couple of stampless. Condition is quite mixed. Good lot for the general accumulator.Cat. Value: S.B. 350.00
Current Bid: $210.00
Minimum Bid: $220.00
COVER ACCUMULATIONS — United States and Canada
LotConditionDescriptionValue/Bidding
75Over fifty cover albums holding a few thousand 1st day covers plus a couple hundred loose. The majority are cacheted, unaddressed and run from the late 1950’s to 2000. A few duplicates, Sometimes for different cachet makers, generally the more mass marketed types. The U.S. are by far the most numerous. A clean group.Cat. Value: S.B. 300.00
Current Bid: $200.00
Minimum Bid: $210.00
COVER ACCUMULATIONS — United States and Germany
LotConditionDescriptionValue/Bidding
76A group of around 120, mainly U.S. 19th and early 20th century. Useful for the town cancels. The Germany is notable for the Feldpost items. Take a quick look, you might get a good buy.Cat. Value: S.B. 100.00
Current Bid: $50.00
Minimum Bid: $55.00
COVER ACCUMULATIONS — United States and General Foreign
LotConditionDescriptionValue/Bidding

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77All the covers and cards from a large, last minute, consignment. Probably 5,500+ pieces each saved for a reason. Ranges in interest from topical foreign FDCs all the way up to a couple hundred better postal history and seldom seen covers that would usually be singles in our auction. Strong Germany and Area with some unresearched WWI postal cards with unusually clear extra markings. Decent US. Thousands of individually saleable pieces altogether. Carefully search this one for our estimate is just a guess. Perfect for the internet single marketeer. See the webphotos.Cat. Value: S.B. 1600.00
Current Bid: $900.00
Minimum Bid: $950.00

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78Eight carton accumulation from the North West Suburban hoard. Comprises thousands of FDCs, commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards from the United States and worldwide from various decades of the 20th Century. Hoarded over many years by an accomplished person who had the “eye” for cancels and postal history. Condition varies so, inspection recommended.Cat. Value: S.B. 800.00
Current Bid: $400.00
Minimum Bid: $425.00

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79United States and worldwide selection from the Twin Pines Estate in three cartons. Approximately 1,950 commercial, Event covers, FDCs, postal stationery, postcards roughly from the 1840s to the 1980s. The collector set aside many for their fascinating postal history aspects in three cover albums. Check out the loose covers too. Do not be shy when viewing this lot and possibly be an assertive bidder and buyer. You may like what you get.Cat. Value: S.B. 750.00
Current Bid: $500.00
Minimum Bid: $550.00

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80Monster United States and worldwide accumulation in thirteen cartons. Thousands and thousands of mostly common FDCs, commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards roughly from the 1880s to the 1990s. Lots of covers to satisfy your philately needs.Cat. Value: S.B. 700.00
Current Bid: $500.00
Minimum Bid: $550.00

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81Selection from the North West Suburban hoard in seven cartons. Encompasses hundreds and hundreds of FDCs, commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards form the United States and worldwide running to the 1990s. Hoarded over many years by an accomplished person who had the “knack” for finding cancels and postal history. Runs from common to interesting. Inspection necessary as condition will vary.Cat. Value: S.B. 700.00
Current Bid: $350.00
Minimum Bid: $375.00

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82Selection of United States and worldwide in seven cartons. Around 4,000 common commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards from the 1860s to the 1990s. Plenty of material to satisfy your cover hunger. Bon appetite.Cat. Value: S.B. 650.00
Current Bid: $400.00
Minimum Bid: $425.00

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83United States and worldwide accumulation from the 1920s to the 1960s in three cartons. Between 1,500-2,000 First Flight and Aviation related airmail covers. Comprises ten Lytle Adams autographed mainly from 1937, CAMs, Trans-Pacific, etc. Searching will reveal some better as well as common items. A virgin lot coming just now on the philatelic market. Probing might bring a smile to your face.Cat. Value: S.B. 550.00
Current Bid: $475.00
Minimum Bid: $500.00

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84Accumulation of United States and worldwide from the early 1990s to the 1990s in seven cartons. Over 2,500 FDCs, commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards. Also includes many hundreds of US souvenir cards and pages in multiples from 1972 to 1996 as a wee bit of postage as a bonus in year sets. A thought-provoking offering.Cat. Value: S.B. 550.00
Current Bid: $350.00
Minimum Bid: $375.00

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85Accumulation of United States and worldwide in five cartons. Over 3,000 common commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards running to the 1990s. Destiny will either be a dollar table or internet sales.Cat. Value: S.B. 550.00
Current Bid: $300.00
Minimum Bid: $325.00

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86United States and worldwide selection roughly from the late 19th Century to the 1960s in six cartons. Between 2,500 to 3,000 FDCs (US, UN, Canada), commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards in binders, magnetic albums, and loose. An eclectic holding looking for an eclectic collector.Cat. Value: S.B. 550.00
Current Bid: $300.00
Minimum Bid: $325.00

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87An interesting holding of several dozen covers and cards. Varied contents, mainly U.S. highlighted by 19th century usages, Wells Fargos, zepps, ships, and advertising. Helpful to the general dealer.Cat. Value: S.B. 500.00
Current Bid: $350.00
Minimum Bid: $375.00

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88Comprehensive assortment from the early 1900s to early 2000s in nine cartons. Roughly between 2,000 to 3,000 worldwide and United States FDCs, commercial covers, and postal stationery. Runs the gambit from common material to interesting postal history. Includes DDR commercial usage covers and souvenir sheets having full sets and better “with held” values. Inspection recommended as condition varies. Value to be mined from this useful assemblage.Cat. Value: S.B. 450.00
Current Bid: $300.00
Minimum Bid: $325.00

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89Worldwide and United States cycling/Olympics selection approximately from the 1950s to the 1990s in four cartons. Roughly 2,000 commercial, event covers, FDCs, postal stationery, and postcards. Some of the postcards are from the early 20th Century. An unusual topical assortment. ex. Norman BathoCat. Value: S.B. 450.00
Current Bid: $300.00
Minimum Bid: $325.00

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90Intact, compact, cover group of around 185 pieces from a small consignment. Almost all US with just a few foreign. Mixed condition. Ranges from a handful of pre stamp folded letters through modern FDCs and events. Highlights include: US #1 on cover (raggedy), 19th century covers mainly from or to Wisconsin, advertising covers, and multiple use and mourning covers. The best 20 or so are shown in the webphotos.Cat. Value: S.B. 425.00
Current Bid: $300.00
Minimum Bid: $325.00

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91Original accumulation in four large cartons. Between 3,000 to 4,000 mainly United States commercial, event covers, postal stationery and some postcards from the 1860s to the 1960s. Also includes a sprinkling of worldwide covers mostly from the 1920s to the 1970s which spice up this holding. Inspection recommended as condition could be a factor on many items.Cat. Value: S.B. 400.00
Current Bid: $300.00
Minimum Bid: $325.00

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92A nice selection of covers beginning around 1910 and ending around 1940. The majority are from Japan but Germany, Great Britain and the United States are represented. The sole early cover is a U. S. Civil War patriot from O’Fallon, Illinois. The cover collector will find many desirable items.Cat. Value: S.B. 400.00
Current Bid: $250.00
Minimum Bid: $260.00

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93Roughly seventy-five commercial, event covers, and postal stationery from 1846 to 1995 in a pizza size box. Includes some interesting material from the United States, China, and Europe. Take some time to view this eclectic lot.Cat. Value: S.B. 375.00
Current Bid: $200.00
Minimum Bid: $210.00

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94United States and worldwide accumulation in fourteen cartons. Thousands of basically common cacheted and some noncacheted FDCs, event, commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards from the early to late the 20th Century. A prudent searcher may find some useful items. Good for constructing bargain boxes or for a fifty cent table.Cat. Value: S.B. 350.00
Current Bid: $240.00
Minimum Bid: $250.00

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95Accumulation of United States and worldwide from 1898 to 1962. in a pizza size box. Around thirty better or interesting covers including four US C18 First Flight Zeppelins, two 1898 Spanish American War Patriotic, two PRC, one ROC 1949 UPU etc. Postal history that will make you feel happy.Cat. Value: S.B. 350.00
Current Bid: $210.00
Minimum Bid: $220.00
96United States and worldwide holding in four cartons. Roughly 2,000 common commercial covers, postal stationery, and postcards from the 1860s to 2000. Offered to tempt you at our starting bid.Cat. Value: S.B. 300.00
Current Bid: $200.00
Minimum Bid: $210.00

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97Forty-one interesting covers from 1928 to 1963 but most circa 1940’s. Twenty-three are U.S. origin, dual franked, “return to sender” types. All will be easy sellers on the internet or at Bourses.Cat. Value: S.B. 270.00
Current Bid: $190.00
Minimum Bid: $200.00
98One carton accumulation of covers, postal cards, and postal stationery. Put together over many years by a casual collector/accumulator. Nuggets in the advertising covers and the US FDCs along with the few dozen foreign make this lot an interesting choice.Cat. Value: S.B. 200.00
Current Bid: $120.00
Minimum Bid: $130.00

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99Two Lindner binders containing approximately 180 covers, mostly postal cards, from 1882 to 1977. Many U.S. postal cards including message reply cards but also postal cards from the Seychelles, Trinidad, Congo (1897) Israel and U.N. This is a very interesting lot and the postal card collector will appreciate it. However, this lot offers a great beginning for anyone wanting to enter this field.Cat. Value: S.B. 200.00
Current Bid: $100.00
Minimum Bid: $110.00

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100Four cartons of United States and worldwide accumulation roughly from the late 19th Century to the 1980s. Hundreds and hundreds of FDCs, commercial covers, postal stationery, subscription items and souvenir pages. Perfect for the marketeer.Cat. Value: S.B. 200.00
Current Bid: $100.00
Minimum Bid: $110.00

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