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lot # 3117 - United States and Foreign Airmail Covers U.S. Zeppelin Flights

Tuesday Jun 22, 2021 10:00 to Thursday Jun 24, 2021 18:30 America/New_York
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Sieger 22, 1928 America Flight, airmail envelope addressed to "The American Consul/ Lisbon, Portugal" and franked with 571, 628 which are tied by a Varick St Sta NY Oct 21 1928 slogan cancel, with the original enclosure asking the recipient to return the cover to the original sender in NY City and noting they enclosed an Int'l Reply Coupon to cover the postage, also includes the registered cover from the consulate in Lisbon with a letter signed by the Consul General (Samuel T. Lee), Very Fine and unusualrnSamuel T. Lee was a career diplomat born in England but becoming a naturalized US citizen. His service to the US started with the U.S. Army during the Spanish-American War; What followed were various consular postings including US Consul General in Lisbon 1928-29. Sale 3043: United States Postal History and Flight Covers - Tuesday, June 22, 2021 - 2 p.m. Eastern

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