United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History - Stamp Auctions

Lot 3662 - United States

Lot 3662 - United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History postal cards - H. R. Harmer Inc United States, British Commonwealth, and Foreign Stamps, Covers, and Collections

UX21E, 1909 (1c) Black, Vignette only essay, untrimmed woodcut die essay of proposed vignette of McKinley, horizontal background lines, on glazed white paper .007" thick, 152 x 245mm overall, pencil "By Brookhart Bros., New York" above vignette and "Wood cut engraving made by private firm" below, handstamped red "11" and "Stamp Division. P.O. Dept. Dec 11 1909" double circle datestamp added by Post Office Department, Very Fine and unique, ex-Horton (USPCC 28E-D, $1,000)Sale 3043: United States Stamps and Covers - Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 10 a.m. Eastern

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United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History postal cards
Lot 3678 - United States

Lot 3678 - United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History Exposition Postal Cards - H. R. Harmer Inc United States, British Commonwealth, and Foreign Stamps, Covers, and Collections

1893 Columbian Exposition, Koehler Set No. 7, complete set of 10 mint 1c postal cards, includes original wrapper (tears and wear), Very Fine and scarce set with wrapper (Scott UX10; USPCC EX62-EX73, EX73Wb $710)Sale 3043: United States Stamps and Covers - Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 10 a.m. Eastern

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United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History Exposition Postal Cards
Lot 3657 - United States

Lot 3657 - United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History postal cards - H. R. Harmer Inc United States, British Commonwealth, and Foreign Stamps, Covers, and Collections

UX10S, 1891 1c Black on buff, Production specimen, issued card with three horizontal purple bars 50mm long and 3mm apart, untrimmed card with crooked edges and uneven margins, faint vertical creases, Very Fine and attractive (USPCC S10PS-b, $200)Sale 3043: United States Stamps and Covers - Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 10 a.m. Eastern

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United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History postal cards
Lot 3673 - United States

Lot 3673 - United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History postal cards - H. R. Harmer Inc United States, British Commonwealth, and Foreign Stamps, Covers, and Collections

UY9/UY15, 1920/52 Message/Reply Cards Selection, comprised of MR16-14 unused folded (printed message on message card, printed address on return card), MR17 mint folded, MR23-1l unused folded (message card clean face, printed message or address on other sections), MR25 mint unfolded (4 incl three with very minor faults), F-VF group (UPSS MR16/25, $1,130)Sale 3043: United States Stamps and Covers - Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 10 a.m. Eastern

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United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History postal cards
Lot 3663 - United States

Lot 3663 - United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History postal cards - H. R. Harmer Inc United States, British Commonwealth, and Foreign Stamps, Covers, and Collections

UX21E, 1910 (1c) Black, Vignette only essay, trimmed oval woodcut die essay of proposed vignette of McKinley, horizontal background lines, on glazed white paper .008" thick, 121 x 154mm overall, pencil "By JH Wellington, Passaic" above vignette, handstamped red "12" added by Post Office Department, Very Fine and unique, ex-Horton (USPCC 28E-E, $1,000)Sale 3043: United States Stamps and Covers - Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 10 a.m. Eastern

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United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History postal cards
Lot 3668 - United States

Lot 3668 - United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History postal cards - H. R. Harmer Inc United States, British Commonwealth, and Foreign Stamps, Covers, and Collections

UX198, 1995 20c Red Barn Postal Card, six miscut cards including the top right corner of the uncut sheet and two others with marginal markings, Extremely Fine and uniquernUX198 was sold to the public in panes of 40 with the marginal markings removed prior to sale, as was standard operating procedure. Collectors of EFOs are always concerned that the EFO can be made after purchase. The presence of the marginal markings on three of the cards prove that this is a legitimate EFO, offered to the market for the first time.Sale 3043: United States Stamps and Covers - Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 10 a.m. Eastern

H. R. Harmer Inc United States, British Commonwealth, and Foreign Stamps, Covers, and Collections

United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History postal cards
Lot 3679 - United States

Lot 3679 - United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History Exposition Postal Cards - H. R. Harmer Inc United States, British Commonwealth, and Foreign Stamps, Covers, and Collections

1898 Trans-Mississippi Exposition, Type 1 Set, complete set of 10 mint 1c postal cards; some wear, F-VF and scarce set (Scott UX14; USPCC EX89-EX98, $1,000)Sale 3043: United States Stamps and Covers - Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 10 a.m. Eastern

H. R. Harmer Inc United States, British Commonwealth, and Foreign Stamps, Covers, and Collections

United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History Exposition Postal Cards
Lot 3658 - United States

Lot 3658 - United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History postal cards - H. R. Harmer Inc United States, British Commonwealth, and Foreign Stamps, Covers, and Collections

UX11TC, 1891 1c Blue on white, Trial color proof, block of four with impressions of varying quality, small stain and few internal creases but still Very Fine and attractive, probably printers' waste (USPCC S12TC, $200)Sale 3043: United States Stamps and Covers - Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 10 a.m. Eastern

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United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History postal cards
Lot 3674 - United States

Lot 3674 - United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History postal cards - H. R. Harmer Inc United States, British Commonwealth, and Foreign Stamps, Covers, and Collections

UY17a, 1958 3c+3c Statue of Liberty, One card blank, unsevered, unused with typewriter address and message, Very Fine and rare variety (Scott $500 for preprinted)Sale 3043: United States Stamps and Covers - Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 10 a.m. Eastern

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United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History postal cards
Lot 3664 - United States

Lot 3664 - United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History postal cards - H. R. Harmer Inc United States, British Commonwealth, and Foreign Stamps, Covers, and Collections

UX23C, 1916, 1c Green on Gray, Die 1, mint card without usually seen preprinted address, exceedingly fresh with crisp corners, Very Fine and choice.(Scott $3,250; UPSS S38)rnIn 1916, during a war-time paper shortage, this substandard grade of card stock was used temporarily, for a period of about two months. It was sold only in sheets to printers for application of printed addresses, accounting for their great rarity without printed addresses.Sale 3043: United States Stamps and Covers - Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 10 a.m. Eastern

H. R. Harmer Inc United States, British Commonwealth, and Foreign Stamps, Covers, and Collections

United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History postal cards