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Scan #4342b - 2c+1c Wartax-Slocan,BC single broken circle-Fe 15 1916-$12.50 Cdn-H/S " Return to Writer","Unknown",pointing finger - Photo

Scan #4385 - 12c Quebec Citadel registered - Vancouver , BC - Fe 23 1931 - $13.95 Cdn - registered [10c] drop rate [2c] - Photo

Scan #4397 - 3c + 5c (2) KGV medallion registered - Kingsgate , BC - Aug 1 1934 - $12.50 Cdn - RPO B/S Med Hat & Nel RPO / No 1 [ W 77 RF 40 ] , R.C.M. Police Kingsgate Detachment oval - Photo

Scan #4453 - 2c + 3c values of 1939 Royal Visit - North Vancouver , BC - Jul 30 1939 - $25.00 Cdn - 5c UPU rate to Germany - 5 weeks before the start of WWII - Photo

Scan #4496 - 1c KGV pictorial - Vancouver , BC - My 10 1937 - $10.00 Cdn - CC "The British Israel World Federation (Canada) Inc" - 1937 Coronation slogan - Photo

Scan #4588 - stamp removed - $35.00 Cdn - CC McClary Manufacturing Co, Vancouver BC illustrated advertising - receiving mark Southington , Conn Jun 18 1900 - early BC advertising cover - NOT available - Photo

Scan #4626 - 1c Wartax + 2c Admiral - Vancouver , BC - Dec 13 1915 - $12.50 Cdn - 3c [ 2c + 1c wartax ] pays the Empire rate to the UK - Photo

Scan #4628 - 1c Admiral on postcard - Aldergrove , BC - Jan 9 1914 - $5.00 Cdn - Christmas greeting on back - Photo

Scan #4630 - 1c (2) Admiral pair from booklet - Trail, BC - Fe 13 1918 - $17.50 Cdn - Valentine greeting on back - unusual franking - Photo

Scan #4640 - 2c Admiral ( booklet stamp ) - Cranbrook , BC - Ap 26 1928 - $20.00 Cdn - H/S "Returned for better direction" , "Do not remail under this cover" , finger pointed "Return to , Unclaimed" , M/S "Return" , "Not for" - lots of markings - Photo

Scan #4844 - 12c Laurier & MacDonald registered to the US - Cranbrook , BC - Mr 8 1930 - $15.00 Cdn - single franking - B/S Med Hat & Nel RPO [ W 77 RF 40] - Photo

Scan #4859 - 2c KEVII on p/c to Germany-Glacier,BC-Jun 28 1907 - $18.50 Cdn - Photo

Scan #4860 - 2c KEVII on p/c to Germany-Vancouver,BC-Jun 25 1907-viewside Grenville Street-$12.50 Cdn - Photo

Scan #4878 - 2c KEVII-Vancouver,BC to England-Dec 12 1910-B/S Derby,21-De 29 1910-$12.00 Cdn- Photo

Scan #5583 - 5c(4) Nato + 5c(2) Country Women airmail to Switzerland - Vancouver , BC - Jul 8 1959 - $17.50 Cdn - 30c franking pays the double weight airmail rate ( photographs ? ) - Zurich receiving 15 VII 1959 - NOT available - Photo

Scan #5584 - 15c Gannet [single franking - unusual] airmail to Switzerland - Vancouver , BC - Jul 16 1959 - $12.50 Cdn - Zurich receiving 21 VII 1959 - NOT available - Photo

Scan #5704 - 1c(4) KGVI war coil strip of 4 , perf 8 - blank[censored] cancel - Au 31 1945 - $5.00 Cdn - NOT available - Photo

Scan #5705 - 2c KGV scroll joint coil[#161]-Vancouver,BC-Jan 29 1929-$8.00 Cdn-CC The Royal Trust Company- Photo

Scan #5716 - 4c KGVI war booklet single from pane #254a - Powell River , BC - Mar 3 1948 - $7.50 Cdn - Illustrated CC Fifth Avenue Dress Shop - NOT available - Photo

Scan #5829 - 2c Tercentenary - Victoria , BC - Au 11 1908 - $12.50 Cdn - franking pays the 2c Empire postcard rate to England - NOT available - Photo

Scan #6015 - 1c green Medallion mimeo card - p52d used - Vancouver , BC - Aug 21 1934 - $9.50 Cdn - back shows Military Institute of Vancouver information - NOT available - Photo

Scan #6351 - 1c Admiral + 1c wartax - Victoria , BC - Jun 28 1915 - $20.00 Cdn - CC "Canadian Red cross Society" - franking pays the 1c local delivery rate + 1c wartax which came into effect 2 months earlier - NOT available - Photo

Scan #6455 - 1c + 2c Admiral on postcard to South Africa - Tappan , BC - Apr 16 1924 - $22.50 Cdn - Photo

Scan #6457 - 2c Admiral on postcard to England - Victoria , BC - Mr 5 1913 - $10.00 Cdn - NOT available - Photo

Scan #6501 - 3c[damaged] + 10c Admiral on registered wrapper - Vancouver , BC - Dec 23 1928 - $25.00 Cdn - registered wrapper is unusual - Photo

Scan #6518 - 3c Admiral - Vancouver , BC - Oct 25 1923 - $5.00 Cdn - CC Advertising "Northern Electric Company" - NOT available - Photo

Scan #6519 - 1c(5) Admiral , paying double weight rate to USA - Vancouver , BC - My 10 1925 - $15.00 Cdn - H/S " Contents Supposed Liable to United States Custom Duties , ? in accordance with ? sec. G64 P.L. & R. " - Photo

Scan #6677 - 5c QEII - Vancouver , BC - 19 VIII 1961 - $3.50 Cdn - cachet for Pacific National Exhibition Marine Festival - Photo

Scan #6699 - 20c Corvette + 5c(2) KGVI war [ front only ] - Vancouver (blackout cancel) , BC - No 9 1944 - $7.50 Cdn - 30c franking pays the airmail letter rate to England - H/S "Airmail in a set of wings" Photo

Scan #6819 - 5c US Airmail to Buffalo NY - Vancouuver , BC - Jul 22 , 1931 - $10.00 Cdn - Cachet "City of Vancouver BC airport / Official opening and dedication" - 10c + 2c USA postage sue franking - H/S "Refused" , "Unclaimed" - NOT available - Photo

Scan #7581 - 2c Scroll + 10c Mount Hurd registered - Cranbrook , BC - Mr 8 1930 - $14.00 Cdn - B/S "M Hat & Nel RPO / No 8" [W 80 RF 135 ] - NOT available - Photo

Scan #7626 - 2c KEVII - Glacier , BC - Jun 28 1907 - $20.00 Cdn - franking pays the UPU postcard rate to Austria - - Photo

Scan #7627 - 2c KEVII - Vancouver , BC - Jun 25 1907 - $14.00 Cdn - franking pays the UPU postcard rate to Austria - Photo

Scan #7628 - 2c KEVII - York County - Toronto , Ont - Dec 9 1908 - $12.50 Cdn - franking pays the UPU postcard rate to Austria - NOT available - Photo

Scan #7636 - 1c(2) KEVII on postcard to Belgium - Victoria , BC - Jun 15 1910 - $12.00 Cdn - NOT available - Photo

Scan #7652 - 2c KEVII on postcard to Switzerland - Victoria , BC - Mar 6 1909 - $20.00 Cdn - Photo

Scan #8016 - 3c Small Queen-British Columbia-Victoria,BC-Mr 20 1896-B/S Toronto Ap 3 1896-$10.00 Cdn - Photo

Scan #8231a - 2c KGV arch on a 1c US postal stationery card - Vancouver , BC - Jul 30 1930 - $10.00 Cdn - 2c arch franking pays the proper Cdn postcard rate to the US as the 1c US is invalid and not counted - unusual - Photo

Scan #8751 - 10c Air Letter sheet [ A13] to England - Vancouver , BC - Mar 10 1952 - $6.00 Cdn - Photo

Scan #8779 - 2c Edward - not cancelled - $6.00 Cdn - CC Illustrated Boot - B/S Savona , BC single broken circle - My 24 1907 - Photo

Scan #8799 - 4c QEII Wilding - Vancouver , BC - May 13 1957 - $4.00 Cdn - CC Illustrated "Harwood Roofing Ltd." - NOT available - Photo

Scan #8800 - 4c QEII Cameo - New Westminister BC , Canada - 17 VI 1967 - $7.95 Cdn - CC Illustrated "Chopsticks Chinese Food Ltd." - Photo

Scan #8802 - 5c QEII Wilding - Victoria BC , Canada - Dec 5 1958 - $4.50 Cdn - CC Illustrated "The Stork and Tween Age Shop" - Photo

Scan #8838 - 3c KGVI War - blackout cancel [Vancouver , BC] - Jul 15 1944 - $4.50 Cdn - CC illustrated "The Furnasman Stoker" - Photo

Scan #8839 - 3c KGVI War - blackout cancel [Vancouver , BC] - Jun 13 1945 - $4.00 Cdn - CC illustrated "Pacific Coast Pipe Co. Limited" - Photo

Scan #8840 - 3c KGVI War - blackout cancel [Vancouver , BC] - Jan 5 1944 - $4.50 Cdn - CC "Black bros. Motor Products" - advertising on back for "Marconi , the Greatest Name in Radio" - Photo

Scan #8844 - 3c KGVI War - blackout cancel [Vancouver , BC] - Apr 22 1944 - $2.50 Cdn - CC illustrated "Restmore Manufacturing Co. Ltd., Mattresses" - Photo

Scan #8845 - 3c KGVI War - blackout cancel [Vancouver , BC] - Jan 8 1944 - $2.00 Cdn - CC "British Columbia Electric Railway Co. Ltd." - Photo

Scan #8847 - 3c KGVI War - blackout cancel [Vancouver , BC] - Dec 2 1943 - $2.00 Cdn - CC "Vancouver Belt Works" - Photo

Scan #8848 - 3c KGVI War-CC illustrated "Canadian Pacific Express"-blackout cancel[Vancouver,BC]-Oct 10 1944-$2.50 Cdn- Photo

Scan #8849 - 8c QEII Caricature - Vancouver , BC - 26 VI 1974 - $1.50 Cdn - CC illustrated "Northwest Restaurant & Hotel Supply Ltd." - Photo

Scan #8854 - 6c QEII Centennial booklet single - Vancouver , BC - Apr 12 1969 - $5.00 Cdn - CC illustrated "Greek Village Grecian Restaurant" - NOT available - Photo

Scan #8861 - 4c QEII Wilding - Vancouver , BC - Jul 5 1957 - $4.00 Cdn - CC illustrated "Jaffary & Kyle , Sporting Goods" - Photo

Scan #8863 - 4c QEII Wilding - Vancouver , BC - Jan 15 1958 - $4.50 Cdn - CC illustrated "Capital Bedding Co. Ltd." - Photo

Scan #8867 - 4c QEII Wilding - Vancouver , BC - Sep 18 1957 - $3.50 Cdn - CC illustrated "Alec's Automotive , Machine Shop" - Photo

Scan #8868 - 4c QEII Cameo - Vancouver , BC - Dec 9 1965 - $9.95 Cdn - CC illustrated "Rivers Realty Ltd." - Photo

Scan #8869 - 4c QEII Cameo - Vancouver , BC - Apr 6 1965 - $7.95 Cdn - CC illustrated "Air Force Association , Ladies Auxillary Branch 176" - Photo

Scan #8870 - 6c QEII Centennial - Vancouver , BC - Aug 23 1969 - $4.50 Cdn - CC illustrated "Acme Protective Systems Ltd." - NOT available - Photo

Scan #8871 - 4c QEII Cameo - Vancouver , BC - May 24 1966 - $7.95 Cdn - CC illustrated "The Vancouver Sailors Home" - Photo

Scan #9370 - 5c(2) Edward VIII on AR card - Victoria , BC - Au 19 1932 - $17.50 Cdn - 10c franking pays the fee for the Acknowledge of Receipt card for registered mail - Photo

Scan #9372 - 5c Edward VIII - Vancouver , BC - Oc 10 1932 - $15.00 Cdn - 5c franking pays the UPU rate to Denmark - piece cut out of envelope - Photo

Scan #9417 - 10c Mount Hurd on AR card - Victoria , BC - Oc 14 1929 - $17.50 Cdn - 10c franking pays the fee for the Acknowledge of Receipt card for registered mail - brown toning on cover created by scanner - Photo

Scan #9425 - 2c KGV scroll to England - Vancouver , BC - Mar 24 1930 - $9.50 Cdn - 2c franking pays the Empire letter rate [ in effect De 25 1928 to July 1 1931] - Photo

Scan #9526 - 1c KGV medallion [ plate No.5 in selvedge ] + 2c New Brunswick seal - Prince George , BC - Sp 2 19?? - $12.50 Cdn - Photo

Scan #9528 - 2c KGV medallion postal sationery uprate with a 1c KGV medallion - Victoria , BC - Sep 27 1933 - $25.00 Cdn - 2c franking pays the drop letter rate but when it was re-directed to Revelstoke , the rate became 3c , so an additional 1c stamp was added and cancelled Victoria , BC Sp 28 , 1933 - brown toning on cover created by scanner - Photo

Scan #9542 - 5c(2) Medallion on AR card - Victoria , BC - No 22 1934 - $17.50 Cdn - 10c franking pays the fee for the Acknowledge of Receipt card for registered mail - Photo

Scan #9543 - 5c(2) Medallion on AR card - Victoria , BC - De 3 1934 - $17.50 Cdn - 10c franking pays the fee for the Acknowledge of Receipt card for registered mail - Photo

Scan #9546 - 5c KGV medallion + 1c KGV arch airmail to USA - Vancouver , BC - Jun 25 1934 - $10.00 Cdn - Photo

Scan #9574 - 5c KGV medallion to Sweden - New Westminister , BC - Nov 30 1934 - $32.50 Cdn - 5c franking pays the UPU letter rate to Sweden - Photo

Scan #9643 - 10c Parliament on Armed Forces Air Letter Air Mail to Italy - Nanaimo , BC - Sep 3 1943 - $13.00 Cdn - 10c franking pays the Armed Forces Air Letter rate - Photo

Scan #9648 - 3c KGVI war - Lambton County - Forest , Ont - Mr 31 1943 [ last day of 3c rate for domestic letter ] /// 3c KGVI war + 1c KGVI mufti - Victoria , BC - Apr 1 1943 [ first day of 4c rate for domestic letter ] - $25.00 Cdn for the two covers - Photo

Scan #9650 - 3c(2 from booklet pane) + 4c(2) KGVI war + 1c + 3c KGVI post/postes omitted registered - Victoria , BC - My 20 1950 - $22.50 Cdn - 18c franking pays the triple Domestic letter rate [ 4c + 2c + 2c ] + 10c for registration - Photo

Scan #9707 - 1c(4) KGVI war [ coil strip of 4 #263 ] - blackout [ Vancouver , BC ] cancel - Nov 17 1944 - $12.50 Cdn - Photo

Scan #9723 - 2c KGVI postal stationery uprated with 1c KGVI war on ad card - Vancouver , BC - Jul 7 1944 - $27.50 Cdn - Illustrated patriotic advertising CC flag with "Conserve Postage/Paper/Time" , " Roy Wigley Printing & Publishing Company Limited" - Photo

Scan #9748 - 1c(4) KGVI war issue booklet block of 4 #249b + 4c(2) KGVI war + 4c(2) KGVI postes/postage omitted registered - Nelson , BC - Ap 29 1950 - $25.00 Cdn - 20c franking pays the 10c registration + 4 times the domestic letter rate [ 4c + 2c + 2c + 2c ] - unusual - Photo

Scan #9802 - 1c Edward on postcard showing "CPR SS Princess Victoria" on reverse - Victoria , BC - Au 8 1910 - $7.50 Cdn - Photo

Scan #9944 - 10c Jack Pine + 6c Vincent Massey airmail to Germany - Vancouver , BC - 25 II 1969 - $6.50 Cdn - 16c franking overpays the 15c airmail letter rate to Germany - Photo

Scan #10067 - 2c Tercentenary to Nelson , BC and returned - Calgary , Alta - Sep 10 1908 - B/S Nelson , BC Sep 11 1908 - H/S "Not Called For" , "Return to Writer , Unclaimed" - cancelled Nelson , BC Sep 26 , 1908 - B/S Calgary , Alta Sep 30 1908 - CC "British Columbia Land Dept, Canadian Pacific Railway" - $20.00 Cdn - Photo

Scan #10404 - 5c pair KGV arch on AR card - Victoria BC, Canada - Jun 16 1932 - $20.00 - Acknowledge of Receipt card with B/S "Registration Branch Jun 17 1932 Vancouver, BC" - - Photo

Scan #10675 - 3c Confederation [#135] - Victoria, BC - Nov 15 1927 - $3.50 Cdn - not that common a stamp to have on cover - NOT available - Photo

Scan #10838 - 5c Royal William on FDC [#204]- Victoria, BC - Aug 17 1933 - $22.50 Cdn - Photo

Scan #10895 - 1c + 4c KGVI war paying the 5c UPU rate to Switzerland - Brentwood Bay, BC single broken circle - Jul 15 1943 - $22.50 Cdn - letter addressed to "International Red Cross Committee, Switzerland" and would have contained a request for address of a Canadian P.O.W. in Germany along with an International Reply Coupon [ H/S "coupon-reponse" ] to pay the postage for the reply - censor label - opened by DBC/55 - H/S "A.X." enclosed in a red circle - Photo

Scan #10997 - 2c QV UPU post card [ P4 - plate 2 ] to Germany - Nanaimo, BC CDS - No 17 1898 - $35.00 Cdn - receiving mark on front "Weimar 6 12 98" - Photo

Scan #11528 - 2c KGV arch { Die II ] on Illustrated advertising cover "Eugene F. Phillips Electrical Works Limited" - Vancouver, BC - May 12 1931 - $15.00 Cdn - Photo

Scan #11997 - 3c Jubilee - Rossland, BC cds - Sp 30 1897 [ office opened Mr 1 1895 ] - $22.50 Cdn - Photo

Scan #12014 - 3c Jubilee - Vancouver, BC cds - Jy 5 1899 - $17.50 Cdn - H/S Hamilton Carrier mark "H Jy 10 1" - Photo

Scan #12016 - 1c(block of 4) Centennial on cover - Vancouver, BC - Mar 4 1968 - 4c franking pays the drop letter rate - $4.00 Cdn - Photo

Scan #12391 - 1c Edward on postal stationery postcard - Victoria BC, Canada duplex cancel [ DBC 417 ] - De 20 1905 - $6.50 Cdn - Photo

Scan #12452 - 2c KGV medallion - Vancouver, British Coluimbia - Jun 22 1934 - $6.50 Cdn - CC illustrated advertising "Swift Canadian Co. limited" - Photo

Scan #12476 - 1c + 2c Admirals - Royal Oak, BC cds - Ap 19 1921 - $8.00 Cdn - CC illustrated advertising "Corporation of the District of Saanich" - Photo

Scan #12480 - 1c Admiral coil pair [#126] - Victoria, British Columbia slogan cancel [ "Insure Parcels For Great Britain and Ireland at the Post Office" ] - Feb ? 1929 - $15.00 Cdn - CC illustrated advertising "The Oglivie Flour Mills Co. Limited" - Photo

Scan #12483 - 1c Admiral coil pair [#126] - Victoria, British Columbia slogan cancel [ "Buy A Dominion Government Annuity Ask Postmaster For Booklet" ] - Jun 7 1929 - $17.50 Cdn - CC illustrated advertising "The Oglivie Flour Mills Co. Limited" - Photo

Scan #13528 - 1p red KEVII GB on postcard to "Vancouver City, British Columbia" - Bexhill On Sea - My 27 1904 - nice receiving single broken circle - Vancouver, BC - 13 JU 10 1904 - $9.50 Cdn - Photo

Scan #13710 - Dominion Express Company - DMX1 used - 1c red Victoria - New Westminister , BC - Fe 11 , 1901 - $9.50 Cdn - Photo

Scan #13813-2c coil pair KGVI [#309] commercially used-Vancouver,BC-Au 4 1953-$9.50 Cdn - Photo Scan #14116 - 1c(2) Edward-llustrated Barron Hotel advert-Vancouver,BC-Mar 5 1912-$24.95 Cdn- Photo

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