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Source:   Nov. 12 - 1910; SS Pennsylvania at sea in New York; Postmaster General F. H. Hitchcock granted permission for carrying o ....


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1910 early ship-to-shore attempt - S. S. Pennsylvania
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Image ID: 2005_6603_9_22_1

1910 early ship-to-shore attempt - S. S. Pennsylvania (40494)

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Image Title

:  1910 early ship-to-shore attempt - S. S. Pennsylvania

Published Date

: 40494

Medium

: null

Item Physical Description

: Paper, ink

Notes

: Printed cachet "Aeroplane mail - Hamburg-American Line at sea via air route to United States due to mechanical problems, no mail was flown

Standard Reference

: American Air Mail Catalog 1A

Source

: Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps / Nov. 12 - 1910; SS Pennsylvania at sea in New York; Postmaster General F. H. Hitchcock granted permission for carrying of airmail from the deck of an outgoing steamer to New York City.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Rare Books Division

Digital ID

: 2005_6603_9_22_1

Record ID

: 1089999

Digital Item Published

: 11-2-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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