First US Air Mail Flight Phila 1918



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English: Cover flown on the first day of scheduled Air Mail Service in the U.S. and franked with the first U.S. Air Mail stamp, the 24 Cent "Jenny" (C-3). Cancel: "AIR MAIL SERVICE - WASH. N.Y. PHILA." "MAY 15, 1918 - FIRST TRIP" "PHILA." (Type: USPOD CDS w/killer bars) Sourrce: The Cooper Collection of U.S. Aero Postal History
Date 2008-07-20 (original upload date)
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  • 2008-07-20 20:30 Centpacrr 843×530×??? (191062 bytes) Cover flown on the first day of scheduled Air Mail Service in the United States, May 15, 1918. Franked with 24 Cent U.S. Air Mail stamp (C-3) and cancelled with Philadelphia, PA, First Day CDS <small>''The Cooper Collection of U.S. Aero Postal History''<

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