Lot# 3259 - Sales #3020-23

  • Lot# : 3259 United States Postal History Collections

    LARGE ACCUMULATION OF U.S. NAVY RELATED MATERIAL, over 5000 covers, mostly related to the U.S. Navy in some way including classic ship postmarks from 1909-1916, ship cancels from the 1920's through the 1990's, Navy bases, ports-of-call and events. Some foreign ship markings and other military markings also. An interesting group of 1898 covers with letters sent to the apothecary on board the U.S.S. Dixie and the U.S.S. Franklin at the start of the Spanish-American War (covers in poor condition). Several ship launch programs and other ephemera. Interesting group which is generally in F-VF condition. Three cartons.
    Start Price : 500 USD
    Current Opening : 500 USD
    Hammer price : 625 USD