Lots 1 - 10, Catalogue of Auction #36 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
1 **   C13-15

Air Post stamps and covers

1930, Zeppelin issue, complete set of three, stamp of $1.30 has minor usual gum disturbance, otherwise perfect centering, intact perforation, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $2,600
2    C13-15
1930, Zeppelin issue, 65c green, used on Zeppelin SAF postcard, horizontal pair of $1.30 brown and $2.60 blue - on two Zeppelin covers, each item cancelled "Washington. Apr. 19.1930" in the First Day of issue, all appropriate markings, VF, C.v. $3,500++
3    C13-15

Zeppelin Flight cover

June 2-6, 1930, Zeppelin South America Return Flight large size cover, franked by Zeppelin complete set of three, German and American (type II) flight markings, Friedrichshafen "6.VI.30" arrival ds, minor conveyance flaws, still VF, Sieger #64I,?1,800

Charles A. Lindbergh (1902-74) Inaugurating First Flight Cover with his autograph

April 15, 1926, Illustrated First Flight Contract Air Mail (CAM-2) Cover on line Chicago - St. Louis, posted into the mail in Springfield, IL on return flight, franked by five stamps, two nice impressions of violet flight cachet, Chicago "Apr.15.9:30pm.1926" machine arrival ds on reverse, signed by Postmaster and Pilot at the bottom left corner, VF
5    C11

Early Flight Incoming Cover from Austria

1929, mixed franking Roessler's cover from Vienna, franked by seven air post stamps (three on reverse), delivered by air mail to Berlin, then by steamship to the USA, upon arrival to NYC uprated by 5c carmine and blue, and posted onto flight "New York - Moline", postmarked on arrival, VF
6 **/*   C1/46

Air Post issues - Small Collection

1918-52, 48 mint stamps on VARIO page, including #C1-3, C4-6, C13-15, C18 and more, generally fresh, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, F/VF or better, C.v. is over $2,700
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American Expeditionary Forces in Siberia

1920, free-frank cover to Fostoria, OH, US Postal Agency Siberia duplex cancel, boxed "A.E.F. Siberia Censored", VF
8 **   120-35, C15-20

Canal Zone

1939, Panama Canal Anniversary issue, postage and air post, complete set of 22, stamp of 3c has minor gum bend, stamp of 8c with tiny natural inclusion, generally well centered, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $255.75
9 **   C1-3

Ryukyu Islands - Air Post stamps

1950, Dove and Map of the Ryukyus, complete set in top sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $820++
10 **   1a-19a

United Nations West New Guinea

1962-63, black overprint "UNTEA" on Netherlands New Guinea stamps, Queen Juliana, Birds, complete set of 19, full OG, NH, VF