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    Express Company Waybills: Extensive Archive 1868-1917. This lot has a total of 65 waybills, each approximately 8.5" x 5.5". There are sixteen examples for the Adams Express Company ranging from the 1880s to 1916 (the earliest example is blank, all other completed), sixteen examples from the American Express Company from 1898 to 1901, six examples from the Northern Pacific Express Company from 1898 to 1901, one example from the Pacific Express Company from 1899, eight examples from the Southern Express Company from 1898 to 1916, one example from the New York & Boston Despatch Express Company from 1901, five examples from the Northern Express Company from 1911 to 1916, one example from the Western Express Company from 1915, one example from the New England Railroad company from 1898, three examples from the Merchants Despatch Transportation Company from 1895 to 1899, six examples from the United States Express Company from 1868 to 1901, plus a small handbill advertising Adams Express Company money orders and the Adams & Southern Express Company. Condition varies with some loss and chipping, generally very good or better. Practically all items have U.S. Internal Revenue stamps affixed.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2012
    12th Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 3
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