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Lot No. 780

Auction No. 30
Category Airmails - Australia
    Airmails
Est. $40
Status FOR SALE

 

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1940 Pictorial env signed by Irving Johnson, Master of the Schooner "Yankee" on "Third World Cruise" franked by 1d & 2d AIF tied by Thursday Island Qld cds & addressed to USA. Accompanying letter explains the purpose of the voyage (re-typed from the original) detailing the search for Amelia Earhart whose flight of 1937 disappeared over the Pacific. Originally cost vendor $125. Interesting!

 

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