Lot 1581Forts & Territorial Covers, over 60 cover in album; including 1882 Fort Sill, Ind. Tery., 1850's blue Nebraska City N.T., 1850;s Atchison K.T. balloon cds, other usages from Dakota, Arizona, Wyoming, Wisconsin, Washington territories, etc.; condition mixed, please inspect.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Lot 1582"Washington" Town Postmarks, 1850s-60s, group of 23 covers including Washington Oh., Washington Conn., Washington Ga., Washington Ia., Washington Ky., Washington Mass., Washington Mo., East Washington N.H., Washington N.J., Washington N.C., Washington Pa., Washington Tenn. and Washington Vt.; some faults, F.-V.F.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 1583Western States and Territorial Covers, 1860-1900s, over 310 covers and cards including some better from Alaska Terr., Colorado Terr., Dakota Terr., Ariz. Terr., Kansas Terr., Utah, California, Texas, etc. better noted "Yuma A.T." type 5 cds on #U58, "Idaho, Col, May 23 1875" on #U84, "Leavenworth City, K.T., Jun 7, 1860" cds on #U9 entire, "Middleton, Ariz." purple type 1 straightline on registry card, group of 5 Airz. Terr. covers from four different towns to Hong Kong, China, "Tanana, Alaska, Apr 23, 1907" (Helbock type 2) duplex on #UX14, etc.; some mixed condition.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Lot 1584 /oAlaska Picture Postcards, one binder full of over 200 Alaska postcards, both mint and used, a wide variety of cards are present including early real photo cards as well as later tourist cards; mixed condition, worth inspection.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Lot 1585Arizona Postal History Balance, selection of 115 covers, cards and package receipts; townmarks include Buckeye, Big Bug, Camp Verde, Dewey, Dome, Flagstaff, Jerome, Miami, Mineral Park, Patagonia, Phoenix (at least 14 different), Tucson, Wells, Fargo & Co. usage, 8 RPOs, many receipts signed by PM. Very nice and clean selection, sleeved and owner retail $1,850.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Lot 1586Arizona Postal History Balance, selection of more than 175 covers with a wide variety of townmarks, from Ajo to Yuma, all in glassines and identified, majority early 1900-20's, many latest date etc, owner retail $2,100.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Lot 1587Arizona Postal Reservation & Trading Post Corners Covers, selection of more than 75 covers with Reservation postmarks and or Trading Post corners, townmarks include Ajo, Cameron, Chinle, scarce Chrysotile (rough opening) Ganado, Houck, Kayenta, Quijota, Sacaton, Sells, Teec, Topawa, Tuba City, White River and more, difficult to duplicate, all identified in glassines, owner retail $1,350.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 1588Arizona Territory - Apache County Balance, approximately 140 covers and cards, scarce to rare townmarks including unique items; with town postmarks including Alpine (two of the three known), Brigham City (one of four known), Chambers (one of three known), Cornfields (two of the three known), Craig type 1 (2 known), Eager manuscript (unique), all six types of Fort Apache, Ft. Defiance, Gando with unique type 4 on receipt, the scarce Heber postmarks, Holbrook types, scarce Navajo, nice run of St. Johns townmarks, complete St. Michaels types, Taylor including unique type 3A registered and type 5, complete Woodruff types (types 2 & 5 being unique), and many others, nice array of picture post cards including many nice real-photo; some duplication, condition varies with many nice strikes throughout, generally F.-V.F.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Lot 1589California Postal History Accumulation, several thousand covers and cards stuffed into two banker boxes, good mix of 19th and 20th centuries, many Williams-listed items, DPO's, Doanes, small towns, good mix of $1 to $5 covers with a few better for the collector or show dealer, condition mixed, inspect.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Lot 1590Georgia Postal History, 1806-1850s, group of 18 stampless covers including 1851 Barnsville, 1851 Blakely, 1849 Columbus, 1843 Dahlonega, 1830s Darien, 1808 Madison, 1806 "Milleg" Milledgeville, 1827 "Newnn." cds, 1823 Savannah, 1850s Savannah red cds with double-circle "20" rating handstamp; etc., F.-V.F.
Estimate $200 - 300.