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COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA






8

O

Used accumulation mostly Decimals but including small group of Colonies noted Victoria 3d 6d & 1/- values with postmark interest, a few worldwide also, condition variable. Weighs 11kg.

100.00

$150.00












552

C

Small group including Port Pirie (SA) 'Harbour View', 'Railway Station' [train], 'Masonic Hall & Fire Brigade' & 'Alexander Street' real photo cards, 'Across Australia on one set of Dunlops' advertising card showing early-model car 'Bogged in mud crossing Salt Lake, WA', American Fleet 'USS Virginia' used 1908 from Melbourne, WWI soldiers photos x6 plus honour guard with flags (location unknown), various other topographical, artist & greetings cards, condition variable but mostly fine. (Qty 40+)

200.00

$240.00








553

C

A/A-

Early aviator real photo cards comprising Harry Hawker (British card), Bert Hinkler (advertising for 'Old Court Whisky' on address side) & Charles Ulm landing x2; also 1938 RAF England-Australia world record long distance flight x8; unused. (Qty 12)

200.00

$200.00
















554

C

Railways group of stations, trains, bridges etc from NSW x16 including 1934 'Royal Train...' and real photo types including 1906 'First Train Leaving New Central Station...' x2 different, 'Arrival of Mail Train, Tenterfield' & 'Clarence River Train Ferry' (amazing!); Queensland x11 including 'Interior of Railway Workshops...', 'Boonah Railway Station...' & 'Stanley St Station - Rockhampton'; South Australia x12 plus 1d Postal Cards 'ADELAIDE RAILWAY STATION' & 'VIEW/OF/SOUTHERN RAILWAY' (both very fine unused); Tasmania 'Ring River Bridge Emu Bay Rly' & '...Doublebarrel Abt System Mt Lyell Rly'; Victoria x13 including 1920s 'Upwey Railway Station' (with Puffing Billy) & '800 Ton Wheat Train Leaving Woomelang'; and Western Australia Falk 'Off to the South Beach, Fremantle'; a few faults but generally fine to very fine. A very good lot. (Qty 55)

500.00

$440.00T


























555

C

Artist cards including Birds x9, Hutchings x3, Turner x5, Harry Weston x2, Tuck 'Oilette' x14 (including Fulwood x7) featuring rural activities & mining, etc, condition variable. (Qty 46)

200.00

$170.00










































556

C

Interesting group with better cards including Military/Patriotic, Aborigines, Theatre, topographicals including company premises, a couple of Nivens including 'Old National Bank - Stuck up by the Kellys...Euroa', etc, condition variable. (Qty 62)

300.00

$360.00




557

C

A

1906 (c.) Regal 'The Kelly Gang - From an original Photograph', unused. [Now believed to be a still from 'The Kelly Gang', the world's first feature-length film]

100.00

$75.00










558

C

B

1906 (c.) Prebble & Moad artist cards by Vasco Loureiro comprising 'Boarding House Series' x6, and three others, some soiling. Very scarce. (Qty 9)

150.00

$140.00






559

C

A+/B

1906 Consumptive Homes 'stamps' cards for the six States, four of them used at Sydney in -.2.1906 & very scarce thus; also NSW 1d Postal Card 'TOWN HALL - SYDNEY'; and Zieher Hong Kong 'stamps' card (superb unused). (Qty 8)

250.00

$190.00












560

CPS

A/A-

1908 Visit of the US Fleet group including Victoria 1d & 1d PO issues & Commonwealth stampless '.../TO/ MELBOURNE', two WTP chromolithos used to Tasmania or Natal, HH Stratton (Chattanooga) views of Sailors Disembarking at Port Melbourne, Marching to Melbourne and Welcome to Blackheath NSW, Wellman & Co (St Kilda) Flags & Fleet, and an ugly hand-tinted card; also hand-drawn Flags & Fleet card from NZ (visited 9-15.8.1908), Japanese Department of Communications Admiral Sperry Eagle & Flags x2 (one with very fine commemorative cds); then thirteen US cards of Ships of the Fleet; generally fine to very fine & mostly unused. [See also Lots 1533 to 1547 in Part Two] (Qty 26)

500.00

$460.00






561

C

A

1914 Wizard Stone with PV Ryan & the Bleriot Bi-Plane correctly franked with Kangaroo 1d tied by Sydney arrival cancellation, unusually fine, AAMC $800 (2008). Message states "A souvenir of first Aerial Mail between Melbourne & Sydney...".

400.00

No longer available




562

C

A-/A+

1915 (c.) May Gibbs Gumnut Babies 'The/Girls/I left/behind/me' (marching off to war), 'Hope you're still going strong' (tennis), 'We're still/above water!' (surfing on a gumleaf), 'I'm still at the same old game!' (cards) & 'We like Australia' (postally used); also plain backs - originals, not modern reproductions - 'A Bottlebrush Babie' (sic; toned on the reverse) & 'Flannel Flower Babies' & 'Flannel/Flower/Babies/Grow/in Australia/(They bring love)' x2, unused. (Qty 8)

400.00

$320.00








563

C

A-/B

1915-17 different patriotic artist cards by Maisie Carte, some soiling. (Qty 6)

250.00

$190.00










564

C

A/A-

1919 (Dec) real photo cards x15 featuring Ross & Keith Smith's Vickers 'Vimy' arriving at Darwin including shots of the large crowd, the plane & the crew, three with R Rohrer imprint & one is a PPC-size photo; five other related cards (one damaged), and two other items. A very good lot. [10.12.2019 marks the centenary of the first England-Australia flight, an epic achievement that earned Ross & Keith Smith the 'Daily Mail's 10,000 prize for the first plane to complete the journey] (Qty 24 items)

750.00

$1,900.00








565

C

A/A-

1920 (Aug) Rohrer (Darwin) real photo cards of Ray Parer's arrival at Darwin to complete the first single-engine flight between England & Australia, all but one with notations on the address side, unused. [No mail was carried, which has caused this important flight to have been largely forgotten] (Qty 6)

200.00

$190.00










566

C

NEW SOUTH WALES: Interesting range including many real photo cards noted Balmain 1912 Rugby League team photo, Lithgow Small Arms Factory interior views x6 (plus photographs x6), Sydney Harbour Bridge x2, Austinmer Beach x3, Neutral Bay x2, also John Heine & Son Can Making Factory advertising card, etc, mostly fine. (Qty 60+)

200.00

$270.00






567

C

NEW SOUTH WALES: Group of Railway Stations & Railway Bridges, several are Undivided Backs, condition mixed. (Qty 20)

120.00

$90.00






568

C

A/A-

NEW SOUTH WALES: BLUE MOUNTAINS: Caves & waterfalls etc by various publishers, unused. (Qty 27)

100.00

$90.00








569

C

A/B

NORTHERN TERRITORY: Terrific selection including a c.1924 real photo group featuring remote stations at Adelaide River, Avon Downs, Brunette Downs, Lake Nash, Palm Valley & Alice Springs Telegraph Station, also Alice Springs 2-panel panorama, Darwin group including shanty town, meatworks, streetscapes, sauntering locals titled 'Rush to the PO' (!), etc, generally fine to very fine and mostly unused. An exceptional basis for expansion into an important collection. (Qty 55)

1000.00

No longer available






570

C

A/B

QUEENSLAND: Intelligence & Tourist Bureau issues from at least four different series including 1908 Franco-British Exhibition x12 (4 used in GB) with some very scarce views noted, condition variable but generally fine to very fine & mostly unused. (Qty 32)

400.00

No longer available


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