1936 Moffett Field, California Memorial Postal Cover for the US Navy Airship USS Macon
ARTIFACT: This is a postal cover in memory of the US Navy Airship USS Macon, mailed from Moffett Field, California on February 12, 1936 to a Miss Estelle Hyer of Sequim, Washington. The postal cover has two 1-1/2 cent stamps and bears the name Dudley Wakefield as Postmaster of Moffett Field.
VINTAGE: Circa 1936.
SIZE: About 6-1/2 in width by 3-5/8" in height.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Printed paper.
MARKINGS: Postmark (front): MOFFETT FIELD FEB 12 530 PM 1936 CALIF; Return address stamp (back): CLYDE WELCH STATION G-BOX 31 OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA .
ITEM NOTES: This is from a large collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VAJX06 LABJX
CONDITION: 9 (Excellent&emdash;Near Mint): Very minor wear.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.