Details For Cover ID# 28339

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Cover Type: USA outbound with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Jul 21, 19
Edited on:Jul 21, 19
 
Postmark: Oct 20, 1915
Origin: Newark, New Jersey, UNITED STATES
Destination: Bad Nauheim, GERMANY
 
Description:

4c chocolate on amber postal entire (#U391) upgraded with 1c green Panama-Pacific Exposition (#397) tied by Newark N.J. Oct 20 1915 machine cancel to Bad Nauheim, Germany, forwarded to Munich (German: Muchen). 5c UPU rate up to 1 oz.

Bad Nauheim is a town in the Wetteraukreis district of Hesse state of Germany. The town is approximately 35 kilometers (22 mi) north of Frankfurt am Main on the east edge of the Taunus mountain range. It is a world-famous resort, noted for its salt springs, which are used to treat heart and nerve diseases. A Nauheim or "effervescent" bath, named after Bad Nauheim, is a type of spa bath through which carbon dioxide is bubbled.

Notes on the back indicate that this cover was forwarded to its recipient at the Regina-Palast Hotel in Muchen, a famous luxury hotel in operation from 1908 to 1975.

Owner's ID: 2196
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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