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Album of South African First Day Covers and Commemorative Envelopes

Album of South African First Day Covers and Commemorative Envelopes

Condition: As New


As New. Varied First Day Covers and Commemorative envelopes. 1. FDC - 1984 - Militêre Dekorasies, Medaljes / Military Decorations, Medals; Set unbroken; two cancellations: Voortrekkerhoogte 194-11-09; unsealed with information card within. 2. 1982 Vierde Vaste Reeks/ Fourth Definitive Series: RSA; 21 stamps on presentation card (information on the reverse); 6 cancellations: Fourth Definitive Series Vierde Vaste Reeks 1982-07-15 Pretoria S1. 3. Complete set of commemorative stamps for the Royal Visit of 1947; 1d: the King, 2d: The King and Queen, 3d: the Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret; registered, sealed, addressed; 5 cancellations: Koninklike Besoek- Royal Visit Suid-Afrika-1947-South Africa, 17 II 47. 4. Two separately addressed envelopes commemorating the "First Flight - Eerste Vlug Johannesburg-Rio de Janeiro- New York-Rio de Janeir-Johannesburg; SAA/SAL branding; Cancellations identical: Johannesburg Eerste Vlug/First Flight Na/To Rio De Janeiro & New York 23 Feb 69; both unsealed with information cards within. 5. FDC: Republiekfees-Republic Festival 1961-1966 31-5 Amptelike Gedenkkoevert / Official Souvenir Envelope; four sets of stamps, each unbroken; 3 cancellations: Cape Town - Kaapstad - 23 - 31.V.A66; addressed; sealed. 6. Two separately addressed FDC marking the life Hendrik Verwoerd; "Amptelike Gedenkkoevert/ Official Commemorative envelope; 3 separated stamps each; 2 cancellations on each envelope: Voortrekkermonument - -6 XII A66; unsealed with information cards within. 7. Commemorative envelope marking the twenty-fifth anniversary of "The Wallaby Service" SAA/SAL flight to Perth (Australia). South African Airways Branding with flight details: Boeing 747 SP - Flihgt-Vlug SA 282 - 1982-11-26; Addressed; three cancellation stamps: two stamps on the front: Johannesburg 55 26 XI 82 6-00; one on the reverse Perth W.Aust 6000 27 Nov 1982; unsealed with information card within. 8. Commemorative envelope with South Airways Branding of the "First Scheduled Flight/ Eerste Roostervlug Boeing 747 SP Flight-Vlug SA 211 1982-12-08; addressed; three cancellations: two on front: Johannesburg 55 8 XII 82 10-00, one on reverse Houston.TX 770 1982 AM 9 Dec; unsealed with information card withi. 9. Date-stamp card; two date stamps: 1983-10-12 Cape Town/ Kaapstad. 10. Commemorative envelope with South African Airways branding marking the 25th anniversary of air connections between Johannesburg and Zürich: SAL/SAA Johannesburg-Zürich Boeing 747 SP Flight-Vlug SA 272 1982-12-03; three cancellations: two on the front: Johannesburg 55 3 XII 82 10-00, one on reverse: 8000 Zürich 1 briefversand -4.12.82-12; unsealed with information card within. 11. Commemorative envelope marking the centenary of the Methodist Church of Southern Africa: "Methodist Centenary Thanksgiving - 100 years of autonomy of the Methodist Church of Southern Africa"; two cancellations in the shape of shells marked with 100 and a cross: 1983.05.13 - 60 - Johannesburg; unaddressed; unsealed with information card within. 12. Commemorative envelope marking the 75th anniversary of the Onderstepoort Veterinary Research Institute; Onderstepoort 75 Gedenkjaar Anniversary 8.10.1908 - 8.10.1983 Navorsingsinstituut vir Veeartsenyunde; two cancellations: four circles with line drawings of animals with in (cow, sheep, pig, horse) with a microscope in centre: 64 1983.10.08 Onderstepoort; unaddressed, unsealed with information card within. 13. FDC: Flora 83; two stamps of a protea; one cancellation: Kaapstad.Cape Town - Kirstenbosch 26VIII83; unaddressed, unsealed, no information card. 14. Commemorative envelope for MV "SA Agulhas"; illustration of the vessel at the top left; the stamps have a cancellation: Cape Town / Kaapstad - Paquebot - 7.X.84 - 6.00; six other cancellation stamps: anti-clockwise: rectangular cancellation - Marioneiland 40d52'S 37d51'E Marion Island; a rectangular inked stamp: Neutron Research Potchefstroom; a stamped illustration of a penguin; a red stamp of a badge with a penguin within, Marion; information marking for the Agulhas; another cancellation at the top: "Off Marion Island - Posted 29 Sep 1984 At Sea - mv SA Agulhas; on the reverse: Department of Transport, Helicopter Flight mv SA Agulhas; registered; sealed. 15. Commemorative envelope marking the Tercentenary of Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk; 1665 1965 Derde Eeufees Tercentenary Amptelike Gedenkkoevert / Official Souvenir Envelope; two commemorative stamps with a single cancellation: Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk 300 Jaar 300 Years - Kaapstad 21.X.1965 Cape Town; unsealed, information card within. 16. First Day Card: "Eeufees/ Centenary Internasionale Telekommunikasie-unie/ International Telecommunication Union 1865-1965; 3 stamps, 2 unbroken; one cancellation: Cape Town-Kaapstad 17 V 65", information on rear. 17. FDC "International Telecommunication Union Centenary / Internasionale Telekommunikasieunie Eeufees 17.5.1965; two stamps broken; one cancellation: Pretoria 17-V-1965 ITU 1965-1965; addressed, sealed. 18. Three separate FDCs marking the golden jubilee of the ATKV (Afrikaanse Taal-en-Kultuurvereniging); commemorative decoration and illustration to the left; single 5c stamps, two cancellations (one on left foot corner): 1930 1980 50 ATKV 1980.08.19 33 Johannesburg; all three unaddressed and unsealed with information cards within. 19. Commemorative envelope (rarely found) for the van Riebeeck festival of 1952: illustration of Table Bay with a sailor collecting mail from under a stone; five stamps (1d, 4 1/2d, 1'/-, 2d, 1/2d); two cancellations showing Cape Castle five corners with statue of van Riebeeck with dates; addressed and registered (with 'Van Riebeeck' special registration mark); unsealed. 20. Commemoration envelope via 'Speciale van Riebeeck Vlucht, KLM, Den Haag, Holland'; five Netherland van Riebeeck stamps (205 cents; 64 cents; 105 cents; 23 cents), five South African stamps (1d, 1/-, 1/2d, 4 1/2d, 2d); seven cancellations of different designs (Dutch and South African); addressed; sealed with a charity stamp (1952 For Cripples). 22. Virtually identical envelope as that before except for very slightly differing positioning of stamps. fk
  • Bookseller: Chapter 1 Books ZA (ZA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 55ja
  • Title: Album of South African First Day Covers and Commemorative Envelopes
  • Book condition: As New
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