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Photograph of airmail pilot Max Miller

Depicts:
Max Miller, American  Search this
Medium:
paper; photo-emulsion
Type:
Photographs
Place:
United States of America
Date:
c. 1919
Credit line:
National Postal Museum, Benjamin Lipsner Collection Photographer: Unknown
Object number:
A.2008-13
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm865e8b0db-0d69-4c06-a279-8de6039a655d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_A.2008-13

2c Civil Aeronautics Conference Wright Airplane right plate block of six

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 649
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (carmine rose)/ engraving; gum
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 x 3 3/4 in. (7.62 x 9.53 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1928
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
2005.2004.1269.1-6
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm88ad9b986-387e-46fa-8cd8-14c35015cc3d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2005.2004.1269.1-6

5c Civil Aeronautics Conference Globe and Airplane left plate block of six

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 650
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (blue)/ engraving; gum
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 x 3 3/4 in. (7.62 x 9.53 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1928
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
2005.2004.1270.1-6
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National Postal Museum Collection
On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm884b759ce-2ab2-4d93-a1c3-06c709a01431
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2005.2004.1270.1-6
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First helicopter mail sack

Medium:
cotton; leather; metal
Dimensions:
0.5 x 25 x 32 in (1.3 x 63.5 x 81.3 cm)
Type:
Mail Processing Equipment
Place:
Illinois
Date:
August 20, 1949
Topic:
Benjamin B. Lipsner Airmail Collection  Search this
The Cold War (1945-1990)  Search this
Mail Processing  Search this
Object number:
1982.0157.518
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm814957af7-d4e2-4e2a-b57e-26dbaeb7b63a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1982.0157.518

World map with airmail routes

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
71.1 x 104.1 cm (28 x 41 in.)
Type:
Archival Material
Place:
New York
Date:
1919-1950s
Topic:
Benjamin B. Lipsner Airmail Collection  Search this
The Gilded Age (1877-1920)  Search this
Postal Administration  Search this
Object number:
1982.0157.535
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8c89eb0d6-817e-4bbf-831c-ecec22703603
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1982.0157.535
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Telegram from McCain on July 15, 1918

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
12 x 20 cm (4 3/4 x 7 7/8 in.)
Type:
Archival Material
Place:
District of Columbia
Date:
July 15, 1918
Topic:
Benjamin B. Lipsner Airmail Collection  Search this
Object number:
1982.0157.695
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm85f006f46-a4d8-4b4e-aba4-00d922534060
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1982.0157.695

Telegram to Henry Woodhouse, September 4, 1918

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
16.5 x 20 cm (6 1/2 x 7 7/8 in.)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
District of Columbia
Date:
September 4, 1918
Topic:
Benjamin B. Lipsner Airmail Collection  Search this
The Gilded Age (1877-1920)  Search this
Postal Administration  Search this
Object number:
1982.0157.719
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8d2886759-ea38-4fc9-b6ef-3422686baa67
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1982.0157.719

2c Civil Aeronautics Conference Wright Airplane single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 649
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (carmine rose); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
December 12, 1928
Topic:
Technology & Inventions  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
1980.2493.2423
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm86d6de8d4-c1ce-4da5-81dd-b4667f1fc5d8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1980.2493.2423

5c Civil Aeronautics Conference Globe and Airplane single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 650
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (blue); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
December 12, 1928
Topic:
Technology & Inventions  Search this
Planes & Pilots  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
1980.2493.2425
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm881d5c15b-ba15-4308-a5df-dad63c48ae31
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1980.2493.2425

4c Project Mercury single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 1193
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (dark blue, yellow); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
February 20, 1962
Topic:
Space Exploration & the Universe  Search this
Technology & Inventions  Search this
Science  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
1980.2493.5406
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm80af68325-45f8-4760-8a40-9d54c49360b1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1980.2493.5406

Civil Aeronautics Conference Wright Airplane first day cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 649
Scott Catalogue USA 650
Medium:
paper; ink ( ) /
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 1/2 x 6 in. (8.89 x 15.24 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Date:
December 12, 1928
Topic:
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
0.260305.174.68.4
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On View:
Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8e1733f67-f5a1-4b2c-966c-d22179752770
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.260305.174.68.4

Folded letter from Paris office at Rue des Feuillantines

Medium:
Folded letter from Paris office at Rue des Feuillantines
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 2 3/16 x 4 7/16 in. (5.6 x 11.3 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
FRANCE (republic)
Date:
December 11, 1870
Carrier:
Balloon "La Ville de Paris"  Search this
Topic:
Floyd S. Leach Collection  Search this
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
0.260305.10.10.1
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Currently on exhibit at the National Postal Museum
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8fc576ca8-8284-4547-b873-0e61aea659c2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.260305.10.10.1
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Envelope from Paris office at Rue D'Enghien

Medium:
paper; ink
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
FRANCE (republic)
Date:
December 19, 1870
Topic:
Floyd S. Leach Collection  Search this
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
0.260305.10.13.1
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm89d3fa134-9279-4975-8a34-a7b270b6cd83
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.260305.10.13.1
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Envelope from Paris office at Avenue Josephine

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Other: 7.6 x 11.1cm (3 x 4 3/8in.)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
FRANCE (republic)
Date:
December 19, 1870
Topic:
Floyd S. Leach Collection  Search this
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
0.260305.10.14.1
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Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8d45dac68-47c7-4e51-a398-40eeb9378df0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.260305.10.14.1
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Depeche-Balloon Newspaper with Paris Star 35 cancel

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
FRANCE (republic)
Date:
December 31, 1870
Carrier:
Balloon "Le Newton"  Search this
Topic:
Floyd S. Leach Collection  Search this
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
0.260305.10.19.1
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm84aa19730-9f58-4d42-9d55-74825f2472a3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.260305.10.19.1
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Folded letter from Paris office at Rue Serpente

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Other: 5.1 x 12.7cm (2 x 5in.)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
FRANCE (republic)
Date:
January 1, 1871
Carrier:
Balloon "Le Newton"  Search this
Topic:
Floyd S. Leach Collection  Search this
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
0.260305.10.19.2
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm87d5f038b-5a79-4cd6-9a09-9111fce4fe8d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.260305.10.19.2
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Envelope from Paris office at Rue d' Antin

Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Other: 7.3 x 11.4cm (2 7/8 x 4 1/2in.)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
FRANCE (republic)
Date:
November 29, 1870
Carrier:
Balloon "Jules Favre No. 2"  Search this
Topic:
Floyd S. Leach Collection  Search this
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
0.260305.10.2.1
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8ab6331cc-d813-4c4f-9712-d628c3bb4f97
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.260305.10.2.1
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