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

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Title
1910 early ship-to-shore attempt - S. S. Pennsylvania
Collection

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.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 40494
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Genres
Postage stamps
Postage stamps
Notes
Citation/reference: American Air Mail Catalog 1A
Content: Printed cachet "Aeroplane mail - Hamburg-American Line at sea via air route to United States due to mechanical problems, no mail was flown
Physical Description
Extent: Paper, ink
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): aa98d710-c629-012f-c54e-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 2013: Digitized
  • 40494: Issued
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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