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Revenue Gallery Newest Additions

These are the 120 newest additions to the revenue stamp photo galleries.

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RNV4 RNV4  Added July 22, 2017 at 9:58

H. B. Cladlin & Co.

Entry of merchandise ledger.
RNV4 RNV4  Added July 21, 2017 at 23:24

The New Orleans, Mobile and Texas Railroad Co.

Bond certificate.
RNV4 RNV4  Added July 21, 2017 at 22:53

The Liverpool & London & Globe Insurance Co.

Large insurance policy.
RNV6 RNV6  Added July 21, 2017 at 21:49

The North America Life Insurance Co.

Large life insurance policy. Most examples have repaired tears, like this one does.
RNV4 RNV4  Added July 21, 2017 at 20:01

The Union Passenger Railway Company

Railroad bond.
R19c R19c  Added July 16, 2017 at 11:01

G. W. De Camp

R81a R81a  Added July 9, 2017 at 0:19

Illinois Central Railroad

Well-struck cancel on a construction deed.
RE15a RE15a  Added July 8, 2017 at 0:03

R112b R112b  Added July 7, 2017 at 23:46

78b 78b  Added July 4, 2017 at 13:10

Susquehanna Canal Co.

24-cent postage stamp of 1866 (Scott 78b) used illegally on a document fragment, along with a pair of R32c and an R15c.
R97a R97a  Added July 3, 2017 at 20:45

Some repaired margin tears and pinholes, but otherwise a presentable example.
R54c R54c  Added July 3, 2017 at 20:13

Philo Reed

Insurance agent.
R82c R82c  Added July 3, 2017 at 19:58

Osborn & Cammack

Bold example of double transfer at top left.
R173 R173  Added July 3, 2017 at 19:36

Compagnie Generale Transatlantique

French shipping line. The word 'ENTREPONT' on the interior of the cancel means STEERAGE. Presumably these were used on passage tickets or similar documents. Unsure as to the significance of the punched cancel.
RB12a RB12a  Added July 3, 2017 at 19:27

M & Co.

RB15b RB15b  Added July 3, 2017 at 18:48

C R S, MD

Precanceled block of 4 with full original gum.
R67c R67c  Added July 2, 2017 at 19:08

L. J. Van Boskerck

Member of the New York Stock Exchange.
R155 R155  Added June 25, 2017 at 18:42

Dry Dock Savings Institution

Spanish American War patriotic stationery used for a banking transaction.
R155 R155  Added June 25, 2017 at 18:19

Inking anomaly, possibly from a raised spacer or wooden furniture used in tightening the type.
R155 R155  Added June 25, 2017 at 12:43

The Bank of California

R155 on 1898 foreign exchange document along with a pair of French revenue stamps. Combination usages of U.S. and foreign revenne stamps on the same document are quite scarce.
RE30 RE30  Added June 21, 2017 at 21:52

Unused lower left corner margin block of 4. Catalog value shown is for 4 singles.
RE55 RE55  Added June 21, 2017 at 21:03

Unused block of 4.
RE54 RE54  Added June 21, 2017 at 20:54

Unused, but heavily toned block of 8.
RE53 RE53  Added June 21, 2017 at 20:02

Unused center line block of 4.
RE52 RE52  Added June 20, 2017 at 19:39

Left margin imprint capture. Very scarce on wine stamps.
RE157 RE157  Added June 19, 2017 at 20:34

Unused block of 4. Catalog value shown is for 4 singles.
RE147 RE147  Added June 19, 2017 at 20:15

Unused block of 4. Ink void in lower left stamp creates 'DOILAR' variety.
RE150 RE150  Added June 19, 2017 at 18:05

Unused vertical striip of 4. Catalog value shown is for 4 singles.
RE198b RE198b  Added June 19, 2017 at 14:14

Type I (larger letters, oval 5).
RE198 RE198  Added June 19, 2017 at 13:53

Unused vertical strip of 3, type II (larger letters, circular 5).
RE196a RE196a  Added June 19, 2017 at 13:39

Misspelled 'DOLLLAR' variety.
W33 W33  Added June 19, 2017 at 13:13

Mint NH complete pane of 10 of the 90-cent Ohio Wine and Mixed Beverage tax stamp, issued in 1965. Catalog value shown is for 10 singles.
RE7 RE7  Added June 19, 2017 at 12:08

Mint NH right margin block of 20. Catalog value shown is for 20 singles.
RE9 RE9  Added June 19, 2017 at 11:53

Mint NH block of 4. Catalog value shown is for 4 singles.
RE29 RE29  Added June 19, 2017 at 11:34

Mint NH block of 5. Catalog value shown is for 5 singles.
L29 L29  Added June 19, 2017 at 11:21

Mint NH block of 72 of the 60-cent Ohio Wine and Mixed Beverage tax stamp, originally issued in 1939. Catalog value shown is for 72 singles.
RE15 RE15  Added June 18, 2017 at 20:14

Top margin block of 4 with inventory control number stamped in red. Catal value shown is for 4 singles.
RE15 RE15  Added June 18, 2017 at 16:38

Top margin block of 4 with a red inventory control number stamped in the margin. Catalog value shown is for 4 singles.
RE15 RE15  Added June 18, 2017 at 16:17

Lower-left bottom margin strip of 5 with inventory control number stamped in margin. Catalog value shown is for 5 singles.
RE15 RE15  Added June 18, 2017 at 16:05

Lower left corner margin block of 4. Catalog value shown is for 4 singles.
RE47 RE47  Added June 18, 2017 at 11:04

Unused block of 50, quite scarce. Catalog value shown is for 50 singles.
RE50 RE50  Added June 18, 2017 at 10:49

Unused block of 10. Catalog value shown is for 10 singles.
RE51 RE51  Added June 18, 2017 at 10:40

Unused, but severely toned, block of 10. Catalog value shown is for 10 singles.
RE46 RE46  Added June 18, 2017 at 10:28

Unused block of 30. Catalog value shown is for 30 singles.
RE44 RE44  Added June 17, 2017 at 20:54

Unused block of 20. Catalog value shown is for 20 singles.
RE42 RE42  Added June 16, 2017 at 23:45

Unused block of 30. Catalog value shown is for 30 singles.
RE40 RE40  Added June 16, 2017 at 23:00

Unused block of 50 (half sheet). Catalog value shown is for 50 singles.
RE38 RE38  Added June 16, 2017 at 22:08

Unused block of 10. Catalog value shown is for 10 singles.
RE34 RE34  Added June 16, 2017 at 20:55

Unused block of 10 with margin imprint capture at bottom. Very scarce on wine stamps. Catalog value shown is for 10 singles.
RE33 RE33  Added June 15, 2017 at 21:17

Unused block of 10. Catalog value shown is for 10 singles.
RE52 RE52  Added June 15, 2017 at 20:03

Three unused blocks of 10, each showing a different color shade. Catalog value shown is for 30 singles.
RE43 RE43  Added June 15, 2017 at 19:53

Four blocks of 10 of the 1916 issue, each showing a different color shade. The block of 6 on top of them is the 1933 issue (rouletted 7) contrasting the brighter paper of the later issue. Catalog value shown is for singles.
RE37 RE37  Added June 15, 2017 at 19:32

Two unused blocks of 10, each showing a different color shade. Catalog value shown is for 20 singles.
RE34 RE34  Added June 15, 2017 at 19:20

Three different unused blocks of 10, each showing a different color shade. Catalog value shown is for 30 singles.
RE36 RE36  Added June 15, 2017 at 17:59

Unused block of 50 (half sheet). Catalog value shown is for 50 singles.
RE146 RE146  Added June 14, 2017 at 23:46

Mint block of 45. Catalog value shown is for 45 singles.
R25a R25a  Added June 14, 2017 at 21:25

Adams Express Co.

Early matching usage (EMU) paying express tax, which was resceinded effective March 31, 1863.
R9a R9a  Added June 14, 2017 at 21:23

Adams Express Co.

Early matching usage (EMU) paying express tax, which was resceinded effective March 31, 1863.
RB11b RB11b  Added June 13, 2017 at 20:49

H. H. George, Successor to M. Ernst

RB2a RB2a  Added June 13, 2017 at 20:31

Redington, Hostettler & Co.

Wholesale druggists. Makers of Redington's Flavoring Extracts.
RB1a RB1a  Added June 13, 2017 at 20:19

Graham

Well-known diminuitive printed signature cancel.
R144 R144  Added June 12, 2017 at 22:05

Margin imprint.
R118 R118  Added June 12, 2017 at 21:59

Plate number imprint.
R74c R74c  Added June 12, 2017 at 21:39

E. P. Wilbur

Horizontal strip of 4.
R43b R43b  Added June 12, 2017 at 20:56

Top margin block of 4.
R107b R107b  Added June 11, 2017 at 20:00

R107 bisect with 1991 Philatelic Foundation certificate. The only reported example.
R14c R14c  Added June 11, 2017 at 19:28

G. L. K.

Major double transfer (T13a).
R69c R69c  Added June 11, 2017 at 17:11

Slip transfer shows in phantom lines above DOLLAR in the bottom scroll.
R36c R36c  Added June 11, 2017 at 17:01

Plate scratch through second E in REVENUE.
R44c R44c  Added June 11, 2017 at 16:41

Twisted transfer, resulting in doubling of the frame line at upper right.
R152b R152b  Added June 11, 2017 at 16:26

Double transfer at upper right, resulting in the doubling of the top frame line.
R36c R36c  Added June 11, 2017 at 16:17

Guide line immediately above the top frame line, giving the appearance of a doubled top frame line.
R5a R5a  Added June 10, 2017 at 20:04

Very wide left-right margins.
R37c R37c  Added June 4, 2017 at 18:15

John R. Wiltsie & Son

Ornate 2-color insurance policy from the Market Fire Insurance Co., featuring a bold red oval handstamp from the insurance agent. Document also features an ornately engraved revenus stamp placeholder in red that explains the rates to be affixed (see composite image below).
R239 R239  Added June 4, 2017 at 17:41

Plate block of 21, quite scarce. Catalog value above is from the Durland Catalog for an unused plate block of 8.
R3c R3c  Added June 4, 2017 at 17:34

Groom's CDV and Photograph Gallery

Great ornate backstamp.
R164 R164  Added June 4, 2017 at 17:29

The Central Bank

Wonderful fancy flag cancel.
RNH3 RNH3  Added June 4, 2017 at 17:25

Carlisle Deposit Bank

Three very attractive vignettes.
RNJ4 RNJ4  Added June 4, 2017 at 13:38

West Philadelphia Passenger Railway Co.

Beautiful bicolor green and yellow check.
RND1 RND1  Added June 4, 2017 at 13:31

Pleasant Valley Wine Co.

Great aesthetics. The medallions at top center are printed in gold foil.
RNL3 RNL3  Added June 4, 2017 at 13:26

Northern Liberties Gas Co.

R30c R30c  Added June 4, 2017 at 13:15

Solo usage overpaying tax by 1 cent. Not as scarce as a 6-center paying a 6-cent tax rate, which are rarer than hen's teeth, but any solo usage of the 6-cent is not common at all.
65 65  Added June 4, 2017 at 13:02

Pecker, Brickett & Page

Attractive illegal use with a socked-on-the-nose handstamp cancel. Very unusual in that the vast majority of illegal usages were manuscript canceled (smaller companies in remote locations unlikely to be able to afford handstamps).
R15c R15c  Added June 4, 2017 at 12:57

Richardson's Iron Works

Freight receipt from New York Central Railroad.
R104 R104  Added June 4, 2017 at 12:40

American Lubricating Oil Co.

R15c R15c  Added June 4, 2017 at 12:37

Peninsular Railway, West Division

R15c R15c  Added June 4, 2017 at 12:27

Sioux City Railroad Contracting Co.

R6c R6c  Added June 4, 2017 at 12:19

H. D. Stover

Army and Naval Stores, machinists and railroad supplies. Receipt for payment for a wood lathe.
R24c R24c  Added June 4, 2017 at 12:15

Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne and Chicago Railway

Bill of lading.
R5c R5c  Added June 4, 2017 at 12:07

National Varnish & Oil Co.

Bill of lading. 'manufacturers of coach varnishes and lubricating oils, fine oils for locomotives and engines, always on hand.'
R24c R24c  Added June 4, 2017 at 12:01

J. E. White & Co.

Bill of lading.
R15c R15c  Added June 4, 2017 at 11:49

Pennsylvania Railroad Co.

Bill of lading with an attractive vignette at top.
R54c R54c  Added June 4, 2017 at 11:41

Forest Hill Cemetary

Unusual large-format document for the sale of cemetary plots.
R32c R32c  Added June 4, 2017 at 11:30

New London Northern Railroad

R32c Strip of 3, along with a single and an R6c, paying 42 cents tax on a monthly payroll.
R33c R33c  Added June 4, 2017 at 11:22

Farmers Mutual Fire Insurance Co.

Insurance policy showing combination fiscal/postal usages on same document.
R59c R59c  Added June 4, 2017 at 11:15

Albany and Susquehanna Railroad Co.

R59c, R44c, R24c, and two R15c paying 84-cents tax on a monthly payroll.
R33c R33c  Added June 4, 2017 at 11:08

Albany and Susquehanna Railroad Co.

R33c and two R15c singles paying 14 cents tax on a monthly payroll.
R10 c R10 c  Added June 3, 2017 at 20:18

Farmers Mutual Fire Insurance Co.

Unusal combination of revenues: horizontal pair of R10c, R3c single (nominally illegal usage), and R24a imperforate, paying the 10-cent tax on this fire insurance policy.
R24c R24c  Added June 3, 2017 at 20:04

Discharged soliders declaration and final oath.
R15c R15c  Added June 3, 2017 at 19:58

Albany and Susquehanna Railroad Co.

Three R15c singles, along with R36c and R37c on monthly payroll.
R15c R15c  Added June 3, 2017 at 19:50

Cleveland & Toledo Railroad

Two R15c on a 'Wood Roll' (fuel purchase) from the Cleveland & Toledo Railroad.
R27b R27b  Added June 3, 2017 at 19:46

R27b horizontal pair, along with 4 singles of R33c, paying the 50-cent tax on an 1863 warranty deed.
R15c R15c  Added June 3, 2017 at 19:36

R15c on sight draft, along with two R44c each on protest notes dated 3 days apart, after demand for payment on the aforementioned draft was refused.
R59c R59c  Added June 3, 2017 at 18:03

Vertical pair with diagonal plate scratch crossing both stamps. Not the major long plate scratch that Scott lists, but a second scratch at a different angle.
R54ce R54ce  Added June 3, 2017 at 15:37

Three ultramarine singles on an 1869 chattel mortgage.
R69c R69c  Added June 3, 2017 at 10:38

R69c with foldover freak perfs (presumably legitimate) and an R59c on a warranty deed.
R15c R15c  Added June 3, 2017 at 10:24

Albany and Susquehanna Railroad Co.

Two overlapping singles with nice oval cancel on payroll.
RNH3b RNH3b  Added May 26, 2017 at 19:38

De Haven & Brothers

Double impression. Accompanied by a 1996 letter of authenticity from Eric Jackson.
R135a R135a  Added May 23, 2017 at 20:39

2017 Philatelic Foundation certificate.
R45d R45d  Added May 22, 2017 at 20:28

R45d is considerably tougher than the Scott catalog value implies. This is only the third example I have found in the last 15 years.
R44c R44c  Added May 22, 2017 at 18:50

Double transfer at bottom that presents as doubling of the entire bottom frame line. Considerably more dramatic than most R44c double transfers.
R13c R13c  Added May 22, 2017 at 13:04

Horizontal pair, the right stamp being the position above the T13a major double transfer, exhibiting DT elements across the bottom.
R1c R1c  Added May 22, 2017 at 12:52

M. F. Bank

R164 R164  Added May 22, 2017 at 12:40

The Lumbermen's National Bank Of Menominee

R155A R155A  Added May 22, 2017 at 12:05

Block of 4 with inverted overprint. Ink voids create a hollow period or circle after the R at bottom left.
R163 R163  Added May 18, 2017 at 22:34

Sol. E. Scheeline

Large format multiline cancel on a 1-cent battleship block of 6.
R51a R51a  Added May 17, 2017 at 21:29

J. P. Morgan & Co.

R25a R25a  Added May 17, 2017 at 20:12

State Bank

R172p R172p  Added May 16, 2017 at 20:37

Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Co.

Meticulously written manuscript cancel on this moderately tough pair.
26 26  Added May 13, 2017 at 20:45

Scott #26, demonetized at this point, used illegally as a revenue stamp on an 1869 estate receipt, with an R24c on the reverse paying a certificate tax for a court filing.

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