OSS 2009 Auction Catalog

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Topical Maxicards American Revolution Bicentennial Collections
489 N/A Fleetwood Marquis IX Maxi 6" X 9" First Day Souvenir Cards & Binder with heavy clear pages (Binder 6 1/2" X 12"). 12 of 26 cards are from limited editions; the first, #3744 of 5000 issued July 4, 1974 commemorates 1st Continental Congress of 1774. Others range from #276 of 4000 to #715, #715 of 3217 to #1246 of 6000. BONUS 3 cards have a 23 Karat, .950 pure gold proof-replica of different summer Olympic events (1980 summer Olympic stamps were withdrawn from sale). Very desirable. $12.00 $35.00

Topical Presidents Collections
490 N/A Interesting collection of worldwide stamps, souvenir sheets and covers featuring US Presidents Lincoln (with 32 items), Kennedy (69 items) and especially Franklin D. Roosevelt (103 items). Plus some other Presidents with 43 items, and Statue of Liberty, 70 items. Many of the souvenir sheets are quite handsome. Mostly MNH, some postally used, and some CTO. $15.00 $45.00

Topical Scouting Collections
491 N/A From a Limited Edition of 25000 Worldwide sets, FDC cards 4 1/2" X 8" Commemorating the 75th Anniversary of Scouting. Cards consist of Scouting motif stamp from country of issue, First Day Postmark, and scouting motif cachet. FDC cards from approx. 100 countries. Most issued some time in 1982. (US represented by an envelope cover with 22 cent Boy Scout stamp 1985). In a nice 5" X 8" file box inscribed: "Year of the Scout" First Day Collection. $6.00 $12.00

Topical Senator Hatfield Covers
492 982 // 1547 65 covers from the Collection of Senator Mark O. Hatfield, all addressed to him. Includes 43 FDCs from 1949 - 74 (Sc. 982 // 1547). Covers to him: before he was a politician, as Oregon's Governor and later as Oregon's Senior Senator. Also includes 8 Space flight covers, 6 foreign, 5 special events and 3 Presidential Inauguration covers. A truly interesting and historical collection. $30.00 $50.00

Topical Zeppelin Covers
493 N/A One "magnetic" photo album with 67 Zazo silk cacheted covers marking events and flights of Zeppelins, US and German postmarks. Plus 5 Colorano silk 'zeppelin' covers and a few picture postcards. Second "magnetic" photo album with about 100 WW stamps and souvenir sheets showing zeppelins. Some are protected in glassines, some are stuck to the pages. Third 3-ring binder with zeppelin articles and one real zeppelin cover (AAMS Cat #Z449). Plus 19 picture postcards of different zeppelins from the 1970s. Covers and stamps may prove difficult to remove intact from the albums. $30.00 $50.00

Cards Postcard Collections
494 N/A 180 Postcards, mostly used from Europe (France, Belgium, Italy, Germany, Austria and Switzerland). 1900 to 1930s. Nice variety of images, stamps and cancels. A couple were assessed postage due. A couple are unused. $40.00 $90.00
495 N/A 4 old Postcards from 1920's, three hand tinted and one half-tone. Two with small dogs, and 2 with small cats and a tiger. All are used from Belgium. $10.00 $20.00
496 N/A 135+ color picture Post Cards from many countries, including U.S. Post WWII. Most are used "chromes". Nice variety of countries and scenes. Also includes 15 US Postal Cards - some with small Oregon town cancels. In a Dunhill cigar box, made in Las Palmas, Canary Islands (Spain). $10.00 $20.00

Literature Collections
497 N/A Catalog of United States Perfins, published by the Perfins Club, 1998. Housed in a deluxe, padded 3-post, 3" binder. Very Fine condition. $30.00 $50.00
498 N/A The US Postage Stamps of the 19th Century by Brookman, 1967 Edition, Hard Cover, Vol. 1, 2, and 3. $28.00 $100.00
499 N/A Award winning 16 page one-frame exhibit, "The Giori Press." Collector won the Grand Award - "Best Exhibit" at the Metro 2001 Stamp Show and a Vermeil at the 2001 PIPEX show in Spokane, WA. Both awards included in this lot. Also a pamphlet by the Bureau Issues Association about the Giori Press. $15.00 $25.00

Literature Australia Collections
500 N/A 2 Binders and clear sheet protectors containing photocopies of an exhibit on Queensland, 1824 - 1912, with extensive coverage of numeral cancellations & town postmarks. Appears to be complete. Includes extra research notes & copies of covers. Also contains notes & Literature on NSW stamps & postal history. Well worth a look, especially for historical or specialist collector $10.00 $20.00

Supplies Collections
501 N/A Olympian 2 vol. Stamp Albums (10" X 12" X 4") by Canadian Wholesale Supply. Appears to be pages with selected stamp images from 1960 to 1980. Attractive white pages with clear black & white stamp images. No stamps. $10.00 $40.00
502 N/A A mint condition Scott National Binder with pages for US stamps to 1986. Never used. Also in this lot is a Whitman Heritage Album for US Plate Blocks, pages to 1966 - no stamps, never used, clean condition. Plus 18 mint block booklet folders; some stock card folders and various Minkus and Scott album supplements (about 15 packages). Weight 20 lbs. $65.00 $50.00
503 N/A "Voyager" World Wide Stamp Album by Mystic. 2 Volume, like new, unused, cloudy blue, 1 1/2" "D" 3-ring Binders. White pages have blue borders and country name on top. Display area consists of light blue grid lines 7" X 9 1/2". Very useful album for Beginner or Specialist. $15.00 $35.00

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