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2 edition of history of British postmarks found in the catalog.

history of British postmarks

J H. Daniels

history of British postmarks

illustrated, together with alist of numbers used in obliterations in Great Britain and certain colonial possessions.

by J H. Daniels

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Published by Upcott Gill in London .
Written in English

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Open LibraryOL16570619M

The book covers the development of railroad mail, route agents and their duties, waterway mail routes and agents, station agent postmarks, the distributing post office and how to use the Catalog. Section 1 contains more than 1, railway route agent postmarks and waterway agent postmarks listed and illustrated. BRITISH COMMONWEALTH POSTMARKS. by. Robert S. cragg. I think it must have been the late Lester Brookman who got me started on collecting postmarks. This is going on fifty years ago. I was looking at some Victorian Br. Guiana low values and there was "MAIL BOAT Ja 1, ", if I recollect the date correctly.

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