1920 interrupted transcontinental air service flight cover

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Title
1920 interrupted transcontinental air service flight cover
Collection

Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps

September 13, 1920; Interrupted trans-continental air service flight. Mail was carried by aeroplane as far as Wyoming when plane was burned. Mail was then delivered by rail to Tacoma.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 44087
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Genres
Postage stamps
Postage stamps
Notes
Citation/reference: Scott Catalogue USA 405
Content: Cover was flown from New York as far as Wyoming where the plane was burned the mail was then forwarded by rail
Physical Description
Extent: Paper ink
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 50603a00-c629-012f-a5b2-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 2013: Digitized
  • 44087: Issued
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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1920 interrupted transcontinental air service flight cover