1924 Philadelphia to Chicago transcontinental with night flying cover

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2005_6603_9_172_1
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Collection

Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps

July 1, 1924; First trip of through schedule involving night flying on trans-continental airmail route.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1845 - 1926
Date Issued: 45474
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Genres
Postage stamps
Notes
Citation/reference : American Air Mail Catalog 167A

Content: Cover flown on first transcontinental airmail route involving night flying Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Chicago, Illinois magenta cachet from Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
Physical Description
Extent: Paper ink
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 40260390-c629-012f-1f33-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1845: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 45474: Issued
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "1924 Philadelphia to Chicago transcontinental with night flying cover" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1845 - 1926. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-adea-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "1924 Philadelphia to Chicago transcontinental with night flying cover" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 5, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-adea-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1845 - 1926). 1924 Philadelphia to Chicago transcontinental with night flying cover Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-adea-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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1924 Philadelphia to Chicago transcontinental with night flying cover