5 edition of Handbook on bureau and local precancels found in the catalog.
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|Pagination||xvi, 83 p. :|
|Number of Pages||68|
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Typeset devices usually produce a high quality print and like electroplates have dark, uniform inking, but exhibit greater variation among subjects as each subject on the device is setup individually. Download all of the pages here, or click the link below for individual state pages.
The periodical formerly called the Bureau Specialist. Perhaps more significantly, the Bureau precancels were fully in the realm of official Post Office Department products which meant that production numbers were maintained and were a matter of public record. Bar cancels were created by a great variety of methods including printing, handstamping, pen, stencil, and even crayon.
Free Printed Dated Type Album for Download The Precancel Stamp Society PSS is pleased to provide another free set of album pages——Printed Dated Precancel Type Album. Box 3442 Cary, NC 27519-3442 email: War and Defense Precancel Catalog Lists all known precancels on the War and Defense issues.
Click on Message Boards at the bottom of the page, go a little over half way down to a message posted by Richard Frajola on Mar 5,15 at 14:16 titled, "Ray's One Frame Exhibit". These albums contain a space for every precancel type from every town, more than 42,000 types in all the albums combined!
: Where to find precancels• Also available as database for use with PSS Computer Program for Windows on page. Precanceling stamps in full sheets, or even as part of the printing process, saved the Post Office significant time and labor when processing the mail later. The entry of the Bureau into the precancel business was a game changer in a number of ways that are significant for collectors.
A box is shown for each type from each town, and all the types from each town are grouped together. 50 WISCONSIN - HANDBOOKS Literature 10610.
A few types only come on parcel post stamps, or on other non-standard sized stamps. Double Line Electro Precancel Album 2021 for Hinges: Free 1932 Washington-Bicent Album for Download These pages were created by Mike Gutman and Ralph Kimball to go along with their 1932 Washington Bicentennial Catalog of Denominations on Precancel Stamp Society Recognized Contracted and Local Types catalog. Classifying and Collecting Precancels As with any collecting pastime, there truly is no "correct" way to collect and organize precancels.
Checked to July 1st, 1961.
Referring back to the discussion of Contracted and Local devices we now have three broad categories of cancel: Bureaus applied at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing; Contracted Locals applied at the local Post Office using a centrally supplied device, and Locals which were applied at the local Post Office using a device procured locally.
Checked to June 15th, 1967.
50 WISCONSIN - HANDBOOKS Literature 10610.