Last edited by Tujind
Wednesday, May 6, 2020 | History

2 edition of Canadian registered letter stamps and cancellations, 1875-1902 found in the catalog.

Canadian registered letter stamps and cancellations, 1875-1902

Evelyn Arthur Smythies

Canadian registered letter stamps and cancellations, 1875-1902

by Evelyn Arthur Smythies

  • 171 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Canadian Philatelic Society of Great Britain in [Birmingham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Postage stamps -- Canada,
  • Cancellations (Philately) -- Canada

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby E.A. Smythies and A.F. Smith.
    SeriesHandbook of the Canadian Philatelic Society of Great Britain
    ContributionsSmith, A. F., Canadian Philatelic Society of Great Britain
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE6185 C2 S5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination62 p.
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15066392M

      Canada's First Postage Stamps: Handstruck Paid Stamps Examples of Canadian "Postage Stamps". The Quebec "Paid" handstamp, on the left, is an example of a handstruck postage stamp. The three pence beaver is an example of an adhesive postage stamp. Although the three pence beaver, issued in , is considered by most philatelists to be Canada's first postage stamp, it really . Italian Ancient States - Sardinia / - 4th issue, 20 cents in different colours used on 4 letters - Sassone NN. 15a, 15c, 15f, 15g Postal used, With address More Italy Kingdom - Floral, 9 values - Sassone NN. 68/73,75,77,

      The idea was that the machine would scan the envelope looking for the stamp. When it detects the phosphorescent chemical it would orient the letter in the correct position so that the canceler could apply the cancellation. This would represent a huge labour savings for the post office, who had employed postal clerks to sort and cancel mail by hand. The printing of Canadian stamps with the portrait of Queen Victoria, however, continued into , as the new definitive stamp plates with the portrait of King Edward VII were not used until The sixteen commemorative Canada stamps shown above (Sc. #) were issued on J to celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the Reign of Queen.

    Since the Arch series 3 cent denomination had yet to be issued, the stamp Admiral stamp was released on J to meet the demand for a 3 cent stamp. Montreal to Toronto, J Admiral Provisional paying the 3 cents domestic forward letter rate (2 cents postage + 1 cent war tax). The entire database contains places or variations of which have pictures - (about percent) See full database stats There are British Postmarks listed with illustrated - (about percent), this includes British special event are also pictures of Post Office buildings linked to offices Click on the camera icon in the results list to see.


Share this book
You might also like
Metaphor and Visual Rhetoric

Metaphor and Visual Rhetoric

Character and style in English politics

Character and style in English politics

Manuscripts and books on medicine, alchemy, astrology [and] natural sciences

Manuscripts and books on medicine, alchemy, astrology [and] natural sciences

Generalized three-dimensional experimental lightning code (G3DXL) users manual

Generalized three-dimensional experimental lightning code (G3DXL) users manual

Development of design criteria, cost estimates, and schedules for an MHD high performance demonstration experiment

Development of design criteria, cost estimates, and schedules for an MHD high performance demonstration experiment

The chorus girl and other stories

The chorus girl and other stories

Santa Fe

Santa Fe

Readings in technology assessment

Readings in technology assessment

The growth of Latin American cities

The growth of Latin American cities

Tattle Tails

Tattle Tails

Examination of financial statements of the Government National Mortgage Association for fiscal year 1970

Examination of financial statements of the Government National Mortgage Association for fiscal year 1970

joys of being a woman

joys of being a woman

Report of the Committee on the Exercise of Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People

Report of the Committee on the Exercise of Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People

embattled mountain

embattled mountain

Canadian registered letter stamps and cancellations, 1875-1902 by Evelyn Arthur Smythies Download PDF EPUB FB2

The 8 C. denomination registered letter stamps were issued inand they are all Perforated 8 C. ( - Scott #F3) - Dull Blue. 8 C. ( - Scott #F3a) - Bright Blue. These Canada registration stamps were discontinued afterand since then, regular definitive postage stamps have been Canadian registered letter stamps and cancellations to pay for registered mail.

Canada Stamps - F - Registration Canada issued Registration stamps between November 15 and This special mail service assures that the mail authorities keep a record of a letter assuring its delivery. This service provides the sender a proof of deposit and.

Smythies, E.A. & Smith, A.F.: Canadian Registered Letter Stamps & Cancellations(A Handbook of the Canadian Philatelic Society of Great Britain, 63 pages, SC) Soule, Chester C.

(Ed.): The Five Cent Beaver Stamp of CanadaThe Named Flaws and the Significant Re-entries (double transfers) of This Stamp (self-published, The Registered Letter Stamps of Canada – Between andthe Canadian Post Office used registered letter stamps in order to make registered letters easier to distinguish from other mail.

The stamps can be regarded as forerunners of registration labels, as postmasters often wrote the registration numbers on the stamps. Registered Cancels. There are several different types of registered cancellations, but the most common is the large R in an oval. Registered cancellations also come in different sizes and colours.

The example of the R in an oval (11a above) is a fairly small example of this cancellation. Get the best deal for Canadian Back of Book Stamps from the largest online selection at Browse our daily deals for even more savings. Free shipping on many items. Stamps: Stamps were denominated in pence and the 3d was issued May 1,a 6d on May 6, and 12d on July The letter rate to Great Britain was 7½d by Canadian packet or 10d via the Cunard Ship Line via New York, thus a 10d stamp was issued Decemand a 7½ stamp Finally, a new law requiredFile Size: KB.

Only Prepaid Registered Mail (PRM) envelopes may be deposited into a street letter box (PRMs are only available to commercial customers).

For Prepaid Registered Mail (PRM) envelopes a detachable tracking number is considered a proof of mailing. Philatelic Societies for Collectors of Canada Postage Stamps and Postal History The Canadian Philatelic Society of Great Britain THe Society's roots go back to the ’s when a small band of Scottish enthusiasts formed the Scottish Canadian Study Circle.

After the Second World War in the Circle re-launched itself under the present name. Only available for Registered Mail sent in Canada and by Xpresspost – USA Liability coverage up to $ Letters sent in Canada have an automatic $ coverage.

Purchase additional liability for valuable items. Liability coverage up to $60 for U.S. and international Registered Mail. Terms and conditions apply. Proof of mailing. Get the best deals on Canadian Back of Book Stamps when you shop the largest online selection at FB27 Canada Revenue Stamp, manuscript cancel, second issue.

$ 6 bids. $ shipping. Ending (x9) - 5c (various shades) Registered Letter Stamp. $ 1 bid. $ shipping. Ending May 31 at PM PDT 4d 3h. Watch. From. Dark brown spine. The book has a complete set of stamps mounted under the little plastic shields.

Also included is a second new complete set in the plastic envelope, which I cut open to catalog the item. There is a total of $ in new stamps. Which should more than cover the cost of the book and the shipping. Seller Inventory # Get the best deals on Used Canadian Back of Book Stamps when you shop the largest online selection at eBay {TOTAL_SLIDES} - Shop by Cancellation Type.

Go to previous slide - Shop by Cancellation Type. (x9) - 5c (various shades) Registered Letter Stamp. $ 0 bids. $ shipping. Ending May 31 at PM PDT 4d 11h.

Watch. From Canada. Collections. Collection Canada delves into the stories behind Canada Post’s stamp issues with intriguing essays spanning the history, places, personalities and events that inspired the stamps.

Each collection come with: Protective mounts to preserve your stamps; Cardboard slipcover to protect your album. Canadian Duplex Cancellations of the Victorian Era by Smythies,2nd edition, 54+ pages, card, $ The Canadian Map Stamp of by F. Tomlinson,48 pages, card, $ The Square Circle Postmarks of Canada by A.

Whitehead,2nd ed, 56 pages, card, $   Inthe domestic registration fee was increased from 2 cents to 5 cents. The postal regulations were relaxed somewhat, in order to use up stocks of the 2c, so that as long as a letter bore at least one 2c registered stamp, the remaining 3c could be paid with either regular stamps or a combination of registered stamps and postage stamps.

Canada has a fairly complex postal history as many of what became its various provinces had established postal services and issued their own stamps prior to Confederation.

I will deal with each of those individually and focus this article on that which concerns the original Colony/Province of Canada as well as the current North American nation. CANCELLATIONS A cancellation (or cancel) is a postal marking applied to a postage stamp or a piece of postal stationery indicating that the item has been used.

The primary purpose of cancels is to prevent the reuse of Size: 1MB. Canada Postage Stamp Collecting Albums Here is the category presenting our Canada stamp albums. Choose from a wide range of sizes and prices offering you the best value for your money.

These are all high quality albums, some illustrated in black and white and one in full colour. My book on Canadian RPOs by T.P.G. Shaw says the North Simcoe Railway Co. was incorporated in to build from Barrie to Midland, and this line was then leased to the Northern Railway in The next year, the Northern Railway merged with the Hamilton & North Western and was named the Northern & North Western Railroad.

Make Offer - Canada - Windsor Castle - Block of 4 Stamps OG Scott # CANADA Scott #74, Mint/NH, FOG, 1/2c Black "Queen Victoria" SUPERB C $Before Canadian confederation, the colonies of British Columbia and Vancouver Island, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Newfoundland issued stamps in their own names.

The postal history falls into four major periods: French control (–), British control (–), colonial government control (–), and Canada, since E. A. Smythies, Canadian duplex cancellations of the Victorian era – 2nd ed. Canadian Philatelic Society of Great Britain () E.

A. Smythies and A. F. Smith, Canadian Registered Letter Stamps and Cancellations Canadian Philatelic Society of Great Britain.