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Transatlantic mail to and from British North America from early days to U.P.U.

J. C. Arnell

Transatlantic mail to and from British North America from early days to U.P.U.

by J. C. Arnell

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Published by J.C. Arnell in [Hamilton, Ont.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Postmarks -- Canada -- History.,
    • Postal service -- Canada -- History.,
    • Transatlantic voyages -- Canada -- History.,
    • Steamboats -- Canada -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementJ.C. Arnell.
      SeriesHandbook (British North America Philatelic Society. Transatlantic Mail Study Group) ;, no. 4
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE6185.C2 A77 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 108 p. :
      Number of Pages108
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL752670M
      ISBN 100919854168
      LC Control Number97147435
      OCLC/WorldCa37890625

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      Starting on December 10th, a team of four aircraft and six pilots began shuttling mail on the 1, mile route north. Some aircraft carried mail as far north as possible, while others took the cancelled mail south, and returned with mail for more northern points. The first flight reached Aklavik on December 27th, having overcome very severe.   The Seven Years War: A Transatlantic History. New York: Routledge, E-mail Citation» The authors view the Seven Years’ War through the lens of Atlantic studies, arguing that operations in North America, as well as on the Atlantic, allowed the British and the Prussians to defeat France and its allies in Europe.

        Cunard's history goes back further than its heyday of the early s. The British company was founded by Canadian Samuel Cunard in The first steamship was launched the following year. The company was named the British and North America Royal Mail Steam Ship Packet Company. But it soon came to be known simply as Cunard after its s: 5. the British North American colonies. y Chapter 1: British North America in the Mids H 5 PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND NEW BRUNSWICK NOVA SCOTIA C A N A D A WEST R U P E R T ’ S L A N D T NORTH-WEST TERRITORIES NEW CALEDONIA Vancouver’s Island U.S.A. ALASKA NEWFOUNDLAND A N A D A E A S 0 km N Russian controlled U.S.A. British .


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