Heilongjiang Province (黑龍江省) Local Issue, Zhuhe (珠河)

Zhuhe (珠河) [Shangzhi (尚志)] – Date of Liberation: 19 August 1945, first magistrate: Shi Yuanye (駛原野)
[Zhuhe was named to Shangzhi to commemorate the anti-Japanese war hero Zhao Shangzhi in 1946]

1st stamp issue (Kerr 30.1-4):

Provisional Issue: Stamps Overprinted "Chinese Postal Service"
All stamps of this issue shown here.
Issued:March 1946
Issued by:Zhuhe Postal Administration (珠河郵政管理局)
Overprint"Chinese Postal Service" ("中華郵政")
Overprint method:Hand-overprinted with rubber chop
Currency:Northeast Currency (東北幣)

Larger / smaller overprints are from the same chop, over the period of use a small part broke off (upper right corner) and gives a small impression. Misplaced overprints happen very generally, so I don’t list them separately.

Cover:

Trade Prices 2019 (USD) 
(★)
Kerr Cat. No.Remarks
Set of 4
40,00
85,00
5 分 oliv blackK13
10,00
25,00
30.1lithography
20 分 rose redK13
10,00
20,00
30.2lithography
30 分 blackish brown orangeK13
10,00
20,00
30.3engraved
50 分 blackish brown olivK13
10,00
20,00
30.4engraved
--,--
70,00
30.4aengraved, inverted overprint


2nd stamp issue (Kerr 30.27-35):

Provisional Issue: Stamps Overprinted "China Posts Used as Substitute"
All stamps of this issue shown here.
Issued:August 1946
Issued by:Zhuhe Postal Administration (珠河郵政管理局)
Overprint"China Posts Used as Substitute" ("中國郵政 代用")
Overprint method:Hand-overprinted with rubber chop
Currency:Northeast Currency (東北幣)

Cover:

Trade Prices 2019 (USD) 
(★)
Kerr Cat. No.Remarks
Set of 8
80,00
--,--
1 分 carmine brownK13
10,00
--,--
30.27engraved
2 分 blackish yellow green K13
10,00
--,--
30.28engraved
5 分 oliv black K13
10,00
--,--
30.29lithography
10 分 rose redK13
10,00
--,--
30.30-31lithography
12 分 blackish orange K13
10,00
--,--
30.32engraved
20 分 blackish red brownK13
10,00
--,--
30.33engraved
50 分 blackish brown olivK13
10,00
40,00
30.34engraved
1 元 blackish red grey K13
10,00
40,00
30.35lithography


Remarks:
– All shown sets exists (at least some stamps of each set) genuine used on domestic covers.

Not shown:
– Kerr 30.5-15: Set is unknown to be genuine used, possible not issued / bogus
– Kerr 30.16-26: Set is unknown to be genuine used, possible not issued / bogus
– Kerr 30.36-44: Set is unknown to be genuine used, possible not issued / bogus 
– Kerr 30.45-47: Set is unknown to be genuine used, possible not issued / bogus (Kerr 30.47, booklet pane of 2 分 and 4 分 exists)
– Kerr 30.48-50: Set is unknown to be genuine used, possible not issued / bogus (Kerr 30.49, does not exists)
– Kerr 30.51-52: Set is unknown to be genuine used, possible not issued / bogus

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