Postage Stamps used in the German Marshall Islands
Postal Stationery -- Vorläufer-- Card VP 9
by Dirk H.R. Spennemann


Examples of Cancelled Items

VP 9. by the German administrator Arno Senfft sent to Berlin, postmarked Jaluit 4 December 1895, backstamped Berlin 24 February 1896. The colour of the cancel is blue-green.
The domestic use post card required an additonal 5 Pfg postage as it was sent from Jaluit to Germany at a time when international postage rates were charged between Gernmany and her colonies.
[Source Peter Vogenbeck Auction no 40 item 814]

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Bibliographic citation for this document

Spennemann, Dirk H.R. (2002). Postage Stamps used in the German Marshall Islands. Postal Stationery -- Vorläufer-- Card VP 9
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Dirk H.R. Spennemann, Institute of Land, Water and Society, Charles Sturt University, P.O.Box 789, Albury NSW 2640, Australia.

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