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Box 11

 Container

Contains 7 Collections and/or Records:

Aviation Stamps, circa 1870 - 2008

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 144, Series 1
Scope and Contents The collection of worldwide stamps are housed in 67 albums and total near 68,000 stamps, envelopes, postmarks and postcards. There are many thousands of mostly unused stamps and souvenir sheets. The stamps in the collection are all related to aviation; airplanes, history of flight and significant anniversaries, airships, Zeppelin mail, famous aviators and events in world history. Some of the stamps feature, Ferdinand von Zeppelin, Amelia Earhart, the Wright Brothers, Charles De Gaulle, Charles...
Dates: circa 1870 - 2008

AF 6 - Africa - G-2, circa 1960s - 1980s

 File — Box: 11, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 144, Series 1, Sub-Series 9, File 6
Scope and Contents (Includes stamps from Republic Gabonaise; Republic de Guinee; Guinea Espanola; and Republic de Guinea Ecuatorial.)
Dates: circa 1960s - 1980s

AF 8 - Africa - M, circa 1920s - 2000s

 File — Box: 11, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSP 144, Series 1, Sub-Series 9, File 7
Scope and Contents (Includes Madagascar; Mauritius; Mayotte; Mozambique - various Zeppelin stamps; Mauritania.)
Dates: circa 1920s - 2000s

AF 9 - Africa - N - S, circa 1930s - 1990s

 File — Box: 11, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSP 144, Series 1, Sub-Series 9, File 8
Scope and Contents (Includes Niger; Nigeria; Rhodesia; Republic of Francaise; Rwanda; Sahara OCC RASD (Western Sahara); Seychelles; Senegal; Swaziland.)
Dates: circa 1930s - 1990s

AF 10 - Africa - S, circa 1930s - 2000s

 File — Box: 11, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSP 144, Series 1, Sub-Series 9, File 9
Scope and Contents (Includes stamps from Somalia; South West Africa; Sierre Leone; St. Helena; Soudan.)
Dates: circa 1930s - 2000s

AF 11 - Africa - Tanzania, circa 1940s - 2000s

 File — Box: 11, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSP 144, Series 1, Sub-Series 9, File 10
Scope and Contents (All Tanzania, some featured stamps, "Spitters in Action," and Airplanes of the 20th Century.)
Dates: circa 1940s - 2000s

Sandor "Alex" Kvassay papers and collection of Aviation Stamps

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 144
Scope and Contents The Sandor "Alex" Kvassay papers and collection of Aviation Stamps document the history of aviation and flight through postage stamps, postmarks and envelopes collected from all over the world. The collection spans the 20th century and the beginning of the 21st century but includes examples of 19th century balloon airmail. The stamps are housed in 67 albums and total near 68,000 stamps, envelopes, postmarks and postcards. The collection was assembled over a period of 20 years, with...
Dates: 1870 - 2014; Other: Majority of material found within 1920 - 1990