This Census of the Dollar value stamps of Columbian Issue on cover is based on the pioneering work by Dr. Richard M. Searing, who published as series of articles in the USPCS Chronicle in August and November of 1992. Without this pioneering work, the present census would not exist.
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Set of the five dollar values, $1.00 - $5.00 on large 2c Columbian entire (Scott No 349), registered, with stamps all cancelled with New York REG double oval, NEW YORK / REG DIV double oval date stamp 10-4-1893, addressed to Wuerzburg, Germany. New York exchange office CITY Label with #89031 at lower left.
Phillips#20 Lot 598.
Image courtesy of The Philatelic Foundation.
PF 317568: "Scott 214-245 ($1.00, $2.00, $3.00, $4.00, $5.00) SINGLES ALONG WITH SINGLE $2.00 (SC 242), & $1.00 (SC 241) ON REGISTERED 2¢ ENTIRE (U349) ADDRESSED TO GERMANY, OVAL NY REGISTRY CANCELS NY REGISTRY PMK AT LEFT.
AND WE ARE OF THE OPINION THAT
It Is A Genuine Usage, THE SCOTT 243 WITH A TEAR AT LEFT. * * * * * *"
Searing Census 74.