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Description: AUSTRALIAN: 1959 (Dec 1) cover endorsed "Air Mail" with huge American 'WILKES STATION/USARP' cachet & 'AUST ANTARCTIC TERRITORY/[seal]/OPENING OF/WILKES POST OFFICE' handstamp both in purple, commercially used to Melbourne with Australian 1d & 6d tied by Wilkes cds. With the enclosed Christmas greetings on American '[crest]/ANTARCTICA/IGY/1957-1958' notepaper headed "Wilkes" & signed "George".

Listed in: ANTARCTICA , explorers & pioneers , Christmas , Flight Covers Commercial , UNITED STATES OF AMERICA , AUSTRALIAN ANTARCTIC TERRITORY

Estimate: AUD$ 150.00

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Quality: A- Get Help on this Item

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Item was sold for: $210.00