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Lot #1573

LARGE LOTS AND COLLECTIONS WORLDWIDE COVERS AND POSTAL HISTORY Flight Covers

1931-58 balance of a consignment, with flights and few Zeppelin covers or cards, including Germany Polar Flight 1m on cover to Leningrad, Brazil Zeppelin card, Arctic Exploration items, with 1958 cover carried on board USS Nautilus, during the first transit under the North Pole, another cover with "Polar Ice Cap Cruise" cachet (first Submarine to surface at the North Pole in 1958), 1952 Project Ski jump I and II (two cards with appropriate Ice Island North Pole and other markings while setting up Drifting Ice Stations), a cover canceled Barrow, Alaska, flown from Patuxent, via Port Barrow to the Arctic Sea, various earlier items, Iceland 1936 cover from Swedish-Islandic Vatnajokul (glacier) expedition, U.S. Army training flight covers, 1931 Japanese (Yoshihara) polar Trans-Pacific attempt, illustrated picture postcard, 1901-3 Swedish Antarctic labels, 1958 $2,000 Share certificate for "Compania Argentina de Pesca" (South Georgia), 1910 envelope recovered from "Yucatan" steamer at Goose Island, Alaska and few
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Price Realized
$1,500.00

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