U.S. & Worldwide Stamps & Postal History
August 10-11, 2021

Welcome to our Summer 2021 Sale of U.S. and Worldwide Stamps and Postal History, taking place August 10-11, 2021, at our Teaneck galleries and over the internet via CherrystoneLIVE. Our 1,372 lot sale begins with a solid section of United states including many rarities and graded items. The Foreign section includes Austria, with local issues, France, Germany and Italy, with their Colonies, specialized Liechtenstein, outstanding Poland, with exceptional Krakow overprints, Russia, Great Britain and British Commonwealth, as well as South and Central American countries. In addition, this sale includes a strong selection of 150+ large lots and collections, ranging from single country albums to specialized collections, multi-carton worldwide properties and large cover lots.

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Lot #1041
POLAND Polish Prisoners of War in the Soviet Union
1940 (26 Jan) postcard from Warszawa to NKVD POW Camp Starobielsk, with Moscow 26.2.40 transit and 5.III. endorsement on back, stamp removed and filing fold, interestingly sent using a Polish postmark, without any German or Russian censor markings. The addressee, Capt. Edward Wrzesniewski was one of the few officers who survived the Katyn Massacre. He was later incarcerated in Pavlishchew Bor and Griazovetz
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Price Realized
$150.00

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