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Displaying 3 Lots in Category - Documents & Ephemera
COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
Bundle with WWI group including Ration Book, invitation to Opening of Australia House by KGV (faults) & War Census form (faults), WWII group including 1944 2d Postal Card from a Jewish internee in England & Defence Canteens 1d brown Envelope, 1953 uprated Registration Envelope from Chullora Camp (NSW) to Germany, 1936 registered cover to Germany with German Customs labels etc, rather mixed condition. (Qty 25 items)
Eclectic group mostly with a goldmining connection including government blue papers notably 1856 "Post Office, Ballarat" plus extracts including 1853 (Oct 25) list of post office names before & from 1/1/1854, a group of pieces with signatures of officials & other notables including "Thomas Ham" who printed the Half-Lengths (these being Ex Purves), illustrations from the "London Illustrated News", 1893 "Miner's Right", 1855 large piece with very fine "Butterfly" '48' in red, 1863 cover with an apparently Imperf 4d Beaded Oval, 1877 cover with BN '588' & 'PANMURE' cds, 1876 cover with TPO 2 duplex & 'ASCOT' b/s, etc. Ex Moreton & Brian Peace. A fascinating lot. (Qty 100+ items)
1840 British part printed circular advising of the impending departure of the newly-upgraded "Lyra" from Glasgow for Sydney (NSW), to Greenock with a very fine "Penny Black" tied by Maltese Cross in red & part Glasgow b/s in red; plus a loose "Penny Black" with full margins but small faults. Ex Gordon Kaye & Brian Peace.