Tag Archives | United Nations

1965 International Co-operation Year omnibus FDC

1965 International Co-operation Year Omnibus

Bermuda omnibus issue Date: 25th October 1965 Cachet: “INTERNATIONAL CO-OPERATION YEAR” OMNIBUS COMMEMORATIVE ISSUE FIRST DAY COVER 2th OCTOBER, 1965 Stamps: Bermuda International Co-operation Year 1965 4d, 2/6d Type: First Day Cover CDS: 25OCT65B HAMILTON BERMUDA About the Omnibus issue Key facts Designer/Engraver: Victor Whitely Printers: Harrison & Sons Ltd Process: Lithography Perforation: 14½ Watermark: […]

Continue Reading
1949 Universal Postal Union FDC

1949 Universal Postal Union 75th Anniversary Omnibus

Commemorating the 75th anniversray of the UPU Date: 10th October 1949 Cachet Purple and Red: COMMEMORATIVE ISSUE 75th ANNIVERSARY OF THE UNIVERSAL POSTAL UNION FIRST DAY COVER 10th OCTOBER, 1949 Stamps: 2½d Universal Postal Union 1874-1949 Hermes, Globe and forms of transport; 3d Universal Postal Union 1874-1949 Hemispheres, Jet-powered Vickers and Steamer; 6d Universal Postal Union […]

Continue Reading
1947 Colonial Airlines Inaugural Flight Washington DC FF

1947 FAM 33 Colonial Airlines New York Washington DC Bermuda

First Flight of FAM 33 Hamilton–New York–Washington by Colonial Airlines. Cachet: Purple – WASHINGTON – NEW YORK – COLONIAL AIRLINES INAUGUAL FLIGHT AUGUST 1st 1947 Date: August 1st 1947 Return flight westbound Bermuda to Washington DC CDS: -1AUG47A HAMILTON BERMUDA Address: Mr. Sigmund Janas, President, Colonial Airlines, Inc., 223 Shoreham Building, Washington, D. C. Envelope: […]

Continue Reading