FRENCH: 2 French items: a) POINT DE DESTINATION / DES ETRANGERS circular cachet on face of 4/1940 Regist cv ex St. Jusy en Chaussee to Haifa - Palest., the Jew. Agency, probably by a Jew. Refugee, censored & arrival pmk; b) 1/1941 Camp de Gurs F.M. pc to Antwerpen, Double Addressed via Geneva Red Cross, Camp's cachet on face & Nazi censor; vf (x2)
The enclosed list of Prices Realized of our Nov. 2015 Auction again reveals another fine set of results, demonstrating a continuing strong and steady demand for better philately.
This our 43rd Auction is well balanced with many important offerings.
We start with the 2 Collections:
1948 DOAR IVRI – 5th part – Intrn. Large Gold
ISRAEL 1948 – Early Foreign Postal Links
Many specialties merit special attention, few of which are: Foreign Stamps, Turkish Forerunners, Palestine Stamps, 1948 Interim, Doar Ivri,
1st P. Dues, 1948 1st Festivals, Dreyfus Affair, JNF issues, Zionist Congresses, Anti-Semitism and Holocaust mail & Coins and Banknotes.
All the specialties are listed in the detailed Table of Contents.
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ZVI ALONI - Philatelist
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HOLOCAUST (incl. Ghettos & Camps) Handbooks
HOLOCAUST (incl. Ghettos & Camps) Handbooks
DRANCY Camp d'Internement... double ring cachet as arrival on French domestic pc 20.12.1942 from Paris family to Jew. prisoner L. Barouh; vert centerfold, fine & rare, seldom offered
1939 - 7 mailed items (4 pcs & 3 cvs, 2 w/original contents) dated 22 & 23/9, 1+13+17+21+22/10 all by wife in Paris Rome hotel (they were refugees) to husband Dr. Yakob Kraminer in "Camp de Rassemblement, Mesley sur Maine, Groupe 20 Ex Autrichiens" (Assembly Camp... ex Austrian Group). In the letter of 1/10/1939 she mentions a long list of items that she is sending him, incl.: "2 Pullover, 1 Weste, 2 Packet Zigaretten... 8 Dosen Sardinen, ¼ kg Zuckerl...", 4 items are censored; fine (x7), Very Rare correspondence French authorities already interning refugees as early as Sept. 1939
2 French Camps, same prisoner: a) 3/1941 pc ex Luzern - Switzerland to prisoner in Camp de Rivesaltes - France (for foreigners) Camp's oval cachet on face; b) 5/1941 Telegram from New York, prisoner now at Les Milles Camp, circular camp's cachet on face; vf (x2)
5 French Camps: a) 7/1941 Camp du Vernet cv to R. Cross Geneve, Camp's censor on back; b) 7/1940 pc ex Camp St. Cyprien to the USA; c) 8/1941 Camp de Recebedou pc to Zurich, Camp's cachet on back; d+e) Centre de Rassemblement des Femmes / Veladrome d'Hiver - Paris, 2 cvs from husband in another Camp to wife 5/1940 & 8/1940 - cachet on face - scarce mail; fine (x5)
French Camps - 8 items: a-d) 4 Official Camp stationeries mailed to Geneva Red Cross w/the special large labels from: Camp des Milles, D'Argeles- Sur-Mer & du Vernet (x2 diff.); e-f) 12/1941 Camp de Rivesaltes oval cachet on Red Cross Enquirer to Freiburg via German R. Cross in Berlin - their cv attached; g-h) Camp de Gur 3/1941 air mail cv to the USA & 9/1941 pc (censored) Amien to Camp prisoner; fine (x8)
French African Camps - 3 cvs to Tel-Aviv: a) 9/1940 ex
"G. Ermana Interne Civil, Camp de SELIKPOTANE pres Dakar (Senegal) Afrique France", stp tied by pmk DAKAR / SENEGAL (stp removed from cv & replaced), British censor label; b) 2/1945 cv ex Ada Schenbaum in DP "Unrra Camp Jeanne D'Arc, Philippeville - Algerie", French & British censor labels, Alger stps tied by pmks: PHILIPP... CONSTANTINE; c) 4/1945 same corresp. as above cv b; item a - good - fine, b+c - fine (x3), seldom offered
France - Confiscating Jewish Businesses - 10/1942 letter from the "Commissariat General Aux Questions Juives / Service du Controle des Administrateurs Provisoires" (their circular cachet at base) ... in reply to your letter... GOLDBERG in Paris is now administered by... to whom you should apply regarding the return of your short coat"; folded & reinforced on fold, fine
ITALIAN: 10/1940 Pentcho Shipwreck - the ship w/500 Jewish refugees from Europe on the way to Palestine, it shipwrecked on an island in the Aegean Sea, the refugees were saved and interned by the Italians in Rohdes. Due to lack of place the Italians opened a Camp in the island's stadium. Offered is a cv from refugee "L. Bergmann Rodi-Ageo Campo Stadione Italie" to family in N. York, pmkd 18.10.41 RODI/EGEO, censored, postage free w/cachet: "Internati Civili..."; fine & seldom offered