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Revenue document with five 30g Austrian revenue stamps used in 1939 for a Police pass for a stateless woman (presumed Jewish), Helma Harnisch. The pass states that she is awaiting an American travel visa and there is nothing against her (no outstanding charges, etc.) Separating along folds, worn.
US$99
Revenue document with 1 1/2 shilling and 30g Austrian revenue stamps used in post-Anschluss Austria (then part of Greater Germany) for a document sent to Tel Aviv, Israel seeking aid in emigrating to Palestine. Dr Osaias Lustmann was probably of Polish descent, since it was a Polish notary on the front confirming his identity and signature. Worn, with period repairs to reverse with some sort of file-hole-protectors from Tel Aviv. Interesting.
US$99
Cover from Israelitischen Kultusgemeine Wien Fuersorge-Zentrale in Vienna. Slightly worn, excellent condition.
US$45
Feldpost from member of SS Infanterie Regiment 2 SS-Panzergrenadier-Division Totenkopf (TK)
US$25
Feldpost from member of SS Infanterie Regiment 1 SS-Panzergrenadier-Division Totenkopf (TK), FPN31256.
US$25
Feldpost from member of SS Infanterie Regiment 1 SS-Panzergrenadier-Division Totenkopf (TK), FPN31256.
US$25
Official cover with 2x12pf party symbol stamps from the Geheimstaatspolizei (GESTAPO) in Dresden. With the police office red cachet front and back.
US$59
Austrian Empire WWI postcard from Kriegsgefangenenlager Purgstall "Evidenz". I think this is a prisoner and not a guard, since it is franked.
US$29
Postal stationery card written in shorthand, sent from KLV Lager Gasthof Frick on the Attersee lake in Austria. The Kinder-Land-Verschickung (KLV) Lager system cared for German children and tried to keep them out of harms way during WWII. Based on other correspondence, this is from Emmerich Geyser, the camp leader / senior teacher, going back home. Slightly worn, excellent condition, as per scans. With Kammer am Attersee CDS.
US$29
Postal stationery card written in shorthand, sent from KLV Lager Gasthof Frick on the Attersee lake in Austria. The Kinder-Land-Verschickung (KLV) Lager system cared for German children and tried to keep them out of harms way during WWII. Based on other correspondence, this is from Emmerich Geyser, the camp leader / senior teacher, going back home. Slightly worn, excellent condition, as per scans. With Kammer am Attersee CDS.
US$29
Postal stationery card written in shorthand, sent from KLV Lager Gasthof Frick on the Attersee lake in Austria. The Kinder-Land-Verschickung (KLV) Lager system cared for German children and tried to keep them out of harms way during WWII. Based on other correspondence, this is from Emmerich Geyser, the camp leader / senior teacher, going back home. Slightly worn, excellent condition, as per scans. With Kammer am Attersee CDS.
US$29
Cover sent from Vienna to KLV Lager Gasthof Frick on the Attersee lake in Austria. The Kinder-Land-Verschickung (KLV) Lager system cared for German children and tried to keep them out of harms way during WWII. Based on other correspondence, this is to Emmerich Geyser, the camp leader / senior teacher, going back home. A bit worn, good condition, as per scans. With three pages of typewritten contents, some talking about the camp leadership, ration cards, and about the continual air raids on Vienna, e.g. "An attack on Monday, especially around Floridsdorf left many wounded but few dead...Thursday was the next alarm.. now enemy squadrons cross over every hour and a half..."
US$39
Cover sent from Vienna to KLV Lager Gasthof Frick on the Attersee lake in Austria. The Kinder-Land-Verschickung (KLV) Lager system cared for German children and tried to keep them out of harms way during WWII. Based on other correspondence, this is to Emmerich Geyser, the camp leader / senior teacher, going back home. A bit worn, good condition, as per scans. With long contents from shortly before the Soviets took the city.
US$29
Cover sent from Vienna to KLV Lager Gasthof Frick on the Attersee lake in Austria. The Kinder-Land-Verschickung (KLV) Lager system cared for German children and tried to keep them out of harms way during WWII. Based on other correspondence, this is to Emmerich Geyser, the camp leader / senior teacher, going back home. A bit worn, good condition, as per scans. With long contents from shortly before the Soviets took the city.
US$29
Postal stationery card written in shorthand, sent from KLV Lager Gasthof Frick on the Attersee lake in Austria. The Kinder-Land-Verschickung (KLV) Lager system cared for German children and tried to keep them out of harms way during WWII. Based on other correspondence, this is from Emmerich Geyser, the camp leader / senior teacher, going back home. Slightly worn, excellent condition, as per scans. With Kammer am Attersee CDS.
US$29
Postal stationery card written in shorthand, sent from KLV Lager Gasthof Frick on the Attersee lake in Austria. The Kinder-Land-Verschickung (KLV) Lager system cared for German children and tried to keep them out of harms way during WWII. Based on other correspondence, this is from Emmerich Geyser, the camp leader / senior teacher, going back home. Slightly worn, excellent condition, as per scans. With Kammer am Attersee CDS.
US$29
Postcard of Hohenzollern Street in Tsingtau, franked with German Colony of Kiautschou / Kiachau China Hohenzollern Yacht stamp. Slightly worn, Bedarfserhaltung / good commercially used condition, as per scans. Used as a souvenir 'On Board the SMS Elisabeth' (an Austrian capital ship) with dual Tsingtau cancels on June 28, 1914, the day Austria declared war on Serbia, starting WWI.
US$149
Document from the KuK Gesandschafts Wach Detachement in Peking / Imperial and Royal Embassy Guard detachment in Peking, China, in 1902, shortly after the suppression of the Boxer Rebellion in 1901. Reciept for the sending of 1000K in Gold from the SMS Maria Theresia ship. Completely separated along the fold in the middle.
US$199
Document recording a Postanweisung / Postal Money Order disbursed from Lissa to a member of the KuK Marinedetachement Peking. Filded, with file punches at left border. With official handstamps.
US$199
Document for cleaning disbursement from the KuK Marinedetachement Tientsin. Folded, with detachment commander signature at bottom. Used after the start of WWI!
US$299
Period Real Photo Postcard (RPPC) of Austrian Chancellor Engelbert Dollfuss with his children. Herr Dollfuss was assassinated on July 25, 1934 by right-wing putschists.
US$29
Austrian Empire WWI-era "Karte zum telephonischem Sprechen in interurbanen verkehre" / "Card for intercity Telephone conversation", back in the period when telephones wre located int he post office, not normal people's homes because they wre so expensive, and there were so few lines. In excellent used condition, as per scans.
US$49
Austria Ganzsachen / postal stationery entire card, upfranked with additional postage to travel through the Austrian Rohrpost / pneumatic mail system with Eilboten / Express label and Rohrpost-specific cancel in a genuine, non-philatelic usage. A bit worn, as these were stuffed in tubes for transport in the Vienna underground tube system.
US$49
Austria Ganzsachen / postal stationery entire card, upfranked with additional postage to travel through the Austrian Rohrpost / pneumatic mail system with Eilboten / Express label and Rohrpost-specific cancel in a genuine, non-philatelic usage. A bit worn, as these were stuffed in tubes for transport in the Vienna underground tube system.
US$49
Austria Ganzsachen / postal stationery entire card, upfranked with additional postage to travel through the Austrian Rohrpost / pneumatic mail system with Eilboten / Express label and Rohrpost-specific cancel in a genuine, non-philatelic usage. A bit worn, as these were stuffed in tubes for transport in the Vienna underground tube system.
US$49
Austria Ganzsachen / postal stationery entire card, upfranked with additional postage to travel through the Austrian Rohrpost / pneumatic mail system with Eilboten / Express label and Rohrpost-specific cancel in a genuine, non-philatelic usage. A bit worn, as these were stuffed in tubes for transport in the Vienna underground tube system.
US$49
Austria Ganzsachen / postal stationery entire card, upfranked with additional postage to travel through the Austrian Rohrpost / pneumatic mail system with Eilboten / Express label and Rohrpost-specific cancel in a genuine, non-philatelic usage. A bit worn, wrinkled, as these were stuffed in tubes for transport in the Vienna underground tube system.
US$49
Incoming airmail cover from Johannesburg, South Africa, expedited through Greece and then the Austrian Rohrpost / pneumatic mail system of underground tubes around Wien / Vienna. A bit worn, Bedarfserhaltung / commercially used condition, as per scan; these were generally folded to fit in the small Rohrpost cartridges. With Athens, Wien Flugpost, and Wien Rohrpost cancels/waymarks reverse.
US$79
German Hotel Roemischer Kaiser Hotel express cover expedited through the Wiener Rohrpost / Viennese pneumatic mail system of underground tubes, with German franking. A bit worn, wrinkled, roughly opened at top, Bedarfserhaltung / commercially used condition, as per scan; these were generally folded to fit in the small Rohrpost cartridges. With long contetns on Hotel Roemischer Kaiser letterhead.
US$49
Austrian 1st Republic express cover from Innsbruck expedited through the Wiener Rohrpost / Viennese pneumatic mail system of underground tubes, with German franking. A bit worn, wrinkled, Bedarfserhaltung / commercially used condition, as per scan; these were generally folded to fit in the small Rohrpost cartridges.
US$39