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

Lot 3669 - 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

UPSS MR1E-DA, 1877? 1c + 1c Orange red Marshall Second Design Paid reply card essay, four items, including MR1E-DA postal card essay on faint orange-yellow card 131 x 76mm, as well as three Marshall paid reply envelope essays: one 3c + 3c, 161 x 90mm (E801a); one without printed indicia ("Stamp"/"Put Return Stamp Here"), 161 x 90mm (E801b); and one 3c + 3c, 240 x 103mm larger size (E802a); some light toning, envelopes all printed addresses, still Very Fine and attractive group, ex-Horton (Scott UY1E; USPCC MR1E-DA, $500)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 3611 - United States

Lot 3611 - United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History Postal Stationery Entires and Wrappers - H. R. Harmer Inc United States, British Commonwealth, and Foreign Stamps, Covers, and Collections

UPSS 3118, 1925 1½c in 1c Green on manila, Die 113(C) (U494a), San Francisco type 8 surcharge, watermark 17, size 10, knife 54, some natural paper specks, natural paper wrinkle through "E" of "ONE", Very Fine; with Porter Venn opinion of "genuine", fresh and Very Fine (Scott $1,250, UPSS $1,500)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 Stationery Entires and Wrappers
Lot 3627 - United States

Lot 3627 - United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History Postal Stationery Entires and Wrappers - H. R. Harmer Inc United States, British Commonwealth, and Foreign Stamps, Covers, and Collections

Post Office Department Specimen Envelopes Without Stamps, 23 envelopes on unwatermarked canary paper with some minor duplication (incl different sizes), all with italicized "SPECIMEN" overprint at upper left and an official business imprint at lower left, includes printed addressed for "First", "Second" and "Third" Assistant PMG, Auditor of Post-Office Dept, envelopes addressed to a county postmaster incl with "Money Order Business" imprint, Money Order Office, etc., some (mostly the larger sizes) with some soiling to varying degrees, the smaller envelopes generally fresh and F-VF; also includes an unused UO12 (UPSS $242)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 Stationery Entires and Wrappers
Lot 3643 - United States

Lot 3643 - 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

UX4 var, 1875 1c Black on dark buff, Inverted and reversed watermark, Drexel & Co Banking house printed message, Philadelphia (1877) duplex cancel, Very Fine (UPSS S3c, $350)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 3606 - United States

Lot 3606 - United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History Postal Stationery Entires and Wrappers - H. R. Harmer Inc United States, British Commonwealth, and Foreign Stamps, Covers, and Collections

UPSS 3027, 1920 2c on 3c Dark violet on amber, Die 143(A) (U478), Frederick Okla die 6 surcharge, watermark 19, size 13, knife 80, "C.B. Greever/ Frederick, Okla." printed cc, tiny age spot below indicia, Very Fine, about 100 examples recorded (Scott $375, UPSS $400) 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 Stationery Entires and Wrappers
Lot 3622 - United States

Lot 3622 - United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History Postal Stationery Entires and Wrappers - H. R. Harmer Inc United States, British Commonwealth, and Foreign Stamps, Covers, and Collections

UPSS 3198, 1925 1½c on 1c Green on amber, Die 111(A) (U511), type 9 surcharge, watermark 17, size 13, knife 78, couple light pencil notations well away from indicia, Very Fine (Scott $325, UPSS $375)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 Stationery Entires and Wrappers
Lot 3638 - United States

Lot 3638 - 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

UX4 var, 1875 1c Black on buff, Inverted watermark, Chicago cancel, 1877 handwritten message plus commercial sender's handstamp on back, Very Fine (UPSS S3a, $400)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 3617 - United States

Lot 3617 - United States "Back of the Book" Stamps and Postal History Postal Stationery Entires and Wrappers - H. R. Harmer Inc United States, British Commonwealth, and Foreign Stamps, Covers, and Collections

UPSS 3179, 1925 1½c on 2c Carmine on oriental buff, Die 138(E) (U503), five examples, Philadelphia type 8-1 favor surcharge, watermark 22, size 10, knife 58, one with backflap partially stuck down, all fresh and Very Fine (Scott $2,500; UPSS $2,500)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 Stationery Entires and Wrappers
Lot 3633 - United States

Lot 3633 - 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

UX1, UX1 var, 1873 1c Brown on buff, Large watermark, group of six cards (five mint, one clean face/printed back), note some slight differences in paper stock and including the SP4 and SP7 "Big Hole" damage varieties, fresh and F-VF (Scott $2,070, USPCC S1, S1d)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 3649 - United States

Lot 3649 - 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

UX6TC, 1879 2c Postal Card, Red Orange Trial Color Proof, 7 i/1 dim deep r-orange on 19 f/2 dull faint y-o-yellow smooth 131x72mm card; minor wear, F-VF and rare (USPCC S5TCa, $250)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