LITERATURE, philatelic & otherwise

LITERATURE, philatelic & otherwise
LotNo. Symbol CatNo. Lot Description
1 4 3c Stamp of the US 1851-57 Issue by C.Chase, original 1929 ed. Little wear. $50-100
2 5 The US 5c Stamp of 1856 by Frajola & Mayer, 2005. HB, VF. $30-40
3 7 The US Postage Stamps of the 19th Century by L.Brookman, 3 vol 1967 ed. Worn DJs. $50-100
4 10 Washington-Franklins 1908-21 by M.Armstrong 2nd Ed, 224pp, SB, wear. $20-30
5 15 Maine Postal History & Postmarks by S.Dow, 1st ed, 167pp, HB, little wear on DJ. $30-40
6 16 Boston Postal Markings to 1890 by Blake & Davis, original ed, signed. 367pp, HB worn DJ. $40-50
7 17 US Post Offices Vols 2-8, R.Helbock, SB, complete except West. $100-200
8 19 U.S. Doanes by Helbock & Anderson & A Collectors Guide To US Machine Postmarks R.Hanmer, 2 useful books. SB, VF. $40-50
9 23 History of Free Franking of Mail in US by E.Stern, 1936 w/1943 supplement. HB, worn DJ, auto. + 2 auct cats of free franks. $50-100
10 26 3 Books on Rates: US Letter Rate to Foreign Destination 1847-UPU C.Starnes, US International Rates 1872-96 Wawrukiewicz & Beecher, UPU Mail Rates, Postilion Pubs. $50-100
11 29 Confederate States Catalog & Handbook Kaufmann, Crown & Palazolo, 2012, 516pp, HB, VF. $100-200
12 31 A Postal History Cancellation Study of the US Pacific Islands by R.Murphy, 1983, 359pp, HB, fine. $30-40
13 35 The Pony Express, A Postal History by Frajola, Kramer & Walske, 165pp, HB, VF. $30-40
14 37 Hale & Co. Independent Mail Co. by M.Gutman, 2005, 345pp, HB, VF. $30-40
15 38 US Telegraph Stamps & Franks by G.Kramer, 1992 w/pricing guide, HB, DJ, VF. $40-50
16 40 Revenue Stamps of the US by C.West (Perry), 1979 Castenholz ed. HB, DJ. $20-30
17 42 U.S. Beer Stamps by T.Priester, 1979, 95pp, HB, more detail than the Scott listings. VF. $40-50
18 43 The Black Proprietary Stamps of 1914-16 by S.Troutman, lists the cancels. 94pp, SB $20-30
19 44 US Match & Medicine Stamps & Private Die Match Stamps 2 C.West books Castenholz Eds. HB, DJ. $50-100
20 45 Patent Medicine Tax Stamps by H.Holcombe, 1979 Quaterman ed, 604pp, HB, little wear on DJ. $100-150
21 47 Essays & Proofs of US Internal Revenue Stamps by G.Turner, 446pp, HB, F-VF. $40-50
22 48 Field Guide to Revenue Stamp Paper B.Castenholz, 7 vols complete. SB, VF. $50-100
23 49 Streamside Catalog of Fish & Game Stamps by J.Wooton, 2006, 239pp, SB, minor wear. $30-40
24 54 American Illustrated Letter Stationary 1819-1899, J.Milgram. 560pp, HB, DJ, VF. $50-100
25 58 List of Military Posts, Etc in US to 1902, War Dept. Spiral bound. $20-30
26 61 Carton of Early Philatelic Journals 1880s to 1930s, many scarce, 150+, high retail. $200-300
27 65 USCS Log journal of Universal Ship Cancel Soc. 200 issues Dec 1985-Dec '02, missing 4 issues. $30-40
28 70 14 Diff Hardbound Auction Catalogs, mostly Siegel, 1989-2016. Great references. $30-40
29 90 Cape Cod 10 diff books about the Cape, Beyle, Digges, Thoreau, etc. Beach reading? $50-100

AUTOGRAPHS

AUTOGRAPHS
LotNo. Symbol CatNo. Lot Description
30 A/D congress 115 Congressmen & Senator signatures on letters &/or photos, 1990-2000. $200-300
31 A/D gov 6 Governor Signatures on letters &/or photos, Il, Mt, OH, RI, SD, TB, 1989-91. $50-100
32 A/D hoover J.E. Hoover signed letter on FBI letterhead, thanking someone for tip, 1942, w/cover. $30-40

COVERS

STAMPLESS COVERS
LotNo. Symbol CatNo. Lot Description
33 [c] indprinceton PRINCETON/Ind. black cds, 1842 SFL. VF. $20-30
34 [c] massfallriver Fall River Ms ms, 1824 SFL w/heavy file fold. $20-30
35 [c] massnewtonctr Newton Center Ms 2 1840 SFLs, ms & HS. F-VF. $30-40
36 [c] masssandwich Sandwich (Mass) ms, 2 SFLs, 1836-45. F-VF. $30-40
37 [c] masswestfalm West Falmouth Ms & Paid 10 ms, 1839 Quaker dated SFL. Fine. $20-30
ADVERTISING COVERS
LotNo. Symbol CatNo. Lot Description
38 [c] 1871 Commerce Ins allover Illus 1871 cover, Albany NY. Docketing on left. $20-30
39 [c] 1885 #210 t/t veterans claims lawyer ad. F-VF. $20-30
40 [c] 1886 Undertaker allover ad, 2c 1886 cover, Chateaugay NY. Docketing on left end. $20-30
41 [c] 1907 Granite Quarry illus 1907 cover, Quincy Mass. F-VF. $20-30
42 [c] 1917 Hosiery, Gloves & Underwear bldg illus cover, Baltimore 1917. F-VF. $20-30
43 [c] 1935 Gun illus cc, sporting goods, Norwich NY, 1935. VF. $30-40
MASSACHUSETTS COVERS
LotNo. Symbol CatNo. Lot Description
44 [c] masseastmattap E.Mattapoisett Mass 2 diff HS's on 2 2c entires, 1906-07, Plymouth Co DPO. VF. $30-40
45 [c] massvandeusen VAN DEUSEN/MASS. 1907 HS, F-VF ppc. $30-40
46 [c] masswellinton WELLINGTON/MASS oval, 1c entire, 2 color Red Feather cc, Middlesex Co DPO. VF. $50-100
47 [c] massxbarns Barnstable County Mass 200 Cape Cod covers, 1850s-1980s, some interesting ones. $100-200
48 [c] massxdukes Dukes County Mass, 50 Martha's Vinyard covers, 1860s-1980s, Cottage City, Holmes Hole, etc. $50-100
49 [c] massxfranklinco 3 Franklin County Ptmks on ppc's, Cooleyville, Farley, No.Leverett, 1910-16. F-VF. $30-40
50 [c] massxxx 300 Massachusetts Covers, 1850s-1980s, ads, town cancels, destinations, etc. $100-200
51 [c] x 5 Mass Military Ptmks, Navy Castle Isl, Chelsea, Hingham, Squantum & Army Camp Myles Standish. Legal size, -. $40-50
NAVAL COVERS
LotNo. Symbol CatNo. Lot Description
52 1950caiman USS Caiman bronze plaque of sub's symbol. $30-40
53 [c] 1950eltanin USNS Eltinin cachet for 1969 Antarctic cruise w/interesting female scientist's letter. $20-30
54 [c] 1950saratoga USS Saratoga 15 diff cacheted covers, 1934-74, includes air group, Crosby photo, etc. $30-40
55 [c] 1950xaircraftcar 45 Diff Aircraft Carrier covers, all cacheted, 1946-75. Mostly F-VF. $40-50
56 [c] 1950xsubm 55 Nuclear Submarine Covers w/diff Beck cachets. VF. $50-100
57 [c] 1950xsub 80 Diff Submarine Covers w/cachets, 1930s-40s. F-VF. $100-150
58 [c] 1950xxcachet 7 Crosby Photo Cachet covers, diff ships, 1931-47. F-VF. $50-100
59 [c] 1950xxcachet Hand Painted Covers 5 diff Mueller cachets. F-VF. $50-100
60 [c] 1950xxww 20 Diff Foreign Ship Covers, France, Germany, GB, Japan, cacheted. F-VF. $20-30
61 [c] 1950xxx 2000 Naval Covers, 1930-90, most cacheted, various types ships, many pre-War. F-VF. $200-300
62 1950xxxx Box of Submarine Ephemera, launch, commissioning programs, patches, etc. 100+ items. $50-100
Related Lots: COVERS, NAVAL COVERS
LotNo. Symbol CatNo. Lot Description
27 65 USCS Log journal of Universal Ship Cancel Soc. 200 issues Dec 1985-Dec '02, missing 4 issues. $30-40
FIRST DAY, FIRST FLIGHT & SPACE COVERS
LotNo. Symbol CatNo. Lot Description
63 [c] fdc1000 650 Diff First Day Covers, 1931-67, almost all cacheted, some better. F-VF. $100-200
64 [c] fdc2000 45 Diff FDC's w/Krebbs handpainted cachets, 1979-88. VF. $100-150
65 [c] ffc1946 5 Airmail Test Covers 1946, NY to Bolivia, Brazil, Guatemala, Panama, Uruguay/. F-VF. $30-40
66 [c] ffc1970 About 400 flight covers 1st flights, dedications, etc, 1950s-70s, duplication. F-VF. $50-100
67 [c] ffc1975 About 100 Space Covers Gemini-Apollo, launch, recovery, etc. F-VF. $100-150
MISCELLANEOUS COVERS
LotNo. Symbol CatNo. Lot Description
68 [c] 11 #11 & 26 9 covers w/HS's. Fine. $130
69 [c] 20 #20 1c type 2 t/t cover with little soiling by Providence RI cds. $325
70 [c] 232 #232 & 233 2 3c & 3 4c columbians w/oval Philadelphia precancels on shipping tag. $30-40
71 [c] 605 100 Covers of 1920s-30s, various 4th Bureau issue frankings, usages, cc's, etc. Generally F-VF. $100-150
72 [c] 2195 12 Certified Mail Covers w/stamps, various rates, 1959-94. Fine+. $40-50

POST CARDS

POST CARDS
LotNo. Symbol CatNo. Lot Description
73 */O statecalif 1906 San Francisco Earthquake 11 diff cards. Fine. $40-50
74 O statenewy Hold-to-Light, Statue of Liberty. Ptmk on front o/w F-VF. $30-40
75 * stateva 65 Diff Virginia Cards pre 1907. F-VF. $40-50
76 */O wwafrica Africa 400+ cards, various eras. F-VF. $50-100
77 */O wwasia Asia 200 diff cards, China, Cambodia, Japan, Korea, etc. various eras. F-VF. $100-150
78 */o wwegypt Egypt 200 mostly diff cards, 1890s-1960s, mostly earlier. F-VF. $40-50
79 */O wwisreal Israel 200+ mostly diff cards, Palestine era to modern, some used. F-VF. $100-150
80 */O wwmex Bull Fighting about 100 cards, mostly Mexico, few real photos, 1920s-chrome, mostly earlier. $100-150
81 */O wwmiddlee Middle East & Arab Countries about 700 mostly diff cards, early 1900s on. F-VF. $100-150
82 */O wwrussia 700 Russian Cards, mostly diff mostly unused, early to modern. Fine. $100-200
83 */O wwswiss Switzerland 300 diff cards, aus gruss to modern. F-VF. $50-100
84 */O xus About 700 US Cards all eras, many better, santas, novelties, etc. nice lot. $300-400
85 */O xusw 3 Albums of Cards about 500+ US & foreign, mostly pre 1920 mostly F-VF. $50-100
86 */O xww About 400 World Wide Cards, various subjects, eras, some premiums cards. Mostly F-VF. $200-300
87 */O xx 500 Miscellaneous Cards mostly US, some unusual, mostly earlier. F-VF. $50-100

U.S. POSTAGE

U.S. POSTAGE
LotNo. Symbol CatNo. Lot Description
88 ** 9 #9 1c imperf. VG, sm shallow thin, VG. $725
89 O 89 #89 10c. VG. $325
90 O 116 #116 & 163 2 VG stamps. $260
91 ** 219d #219D 2c lake. Fine, LH. $160
92 ** 225 #225 8c 1890 issue. F-VF, NH. $135
93 ** 268 #268 3c. Fine, NH. $115
94 ** 332 #332 2c plate # B/6 w/imprint. Fine, NH. $140
95 ** 357 #357 1c bluish paper. Fine, NH. $180
96 ** 369 #369 2c bluish paper w/partial margin imprint. F-VF, NH, PF cert. $300
97 ** 371 #371 2c imperf center line B/4. VF, NH. $275
98 ** 410 #410-411 2 fine vert line pairs, 1c NH, 2c HH. $120
99 ** 415 #415 9c. Fine, NH. $110
100 ** 537 #537/649 20 diff commemoratives. Fine. $108

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