Heilongjiang Province (黑龍江省) Local Issue, Yanshou (延壽)

Yanshou (延壽) – Date of Liberation: 1946 (January 25)


This map only gives rough impression about area and location.

1st stamp issue (Kerr 263.1-2):

Provisional Issue: Stamps Overprinted “Temporarily Used for” and Surcharged (1946)
Issued: 1946 (March)
Issued by: Yanshou Postal Administration (延壽郵政管理局)
Overprint: “Temporarily Used for” and Surcharged (“暫作” 改值郵票)
Print: Hand-overprinted with rubber chop
Currency: Northeast Currency (東北幣)

All stamps of this issue shown here:

With same overprint but in black instead of red a stamp 1 元 / 2 分 exists (missing in Kerr).

Cover:

Cover (with unlisted  1 元 / 20 分):

3rd stamp issue (Kerr 263.14-33):

Provisional Issue: Stamps Overprinted “Chinese Postal Service” and Surcharged (1946)
Issued: 1946 (April)
Issued by: Yanshou Postal Administration (延壽郵政管理局)
Overprint: “Chinese Postal Service” and Surcharged (“中華郵政” 改值郵票)
Print: Hand-overprinted with rubber chop
Currency: Northeast Currency (東北幣)

All stamps of this issue shown here:


Remarks:
– All shown sets exists (at least some stamps of each set) genuine used on domestic covers.
– Kerr 263.12-13: Both stamps known on cover, missing here, will follow (2nd stamp issue, early April 1946)

Not shown:
– Kerr 263.3-11: Set is unknown to be genuine used, possible not issued / bogus
– Kerr 263.34-52: Set is unknown to be genuine used, possible not issued / bogus
– Kerr 263.53-59: Set is unknown to be genuine used, possible not issued / bogus
– Kerr 263.60-66: Set is unknown to be genuine used, possible not issued / bogus
– Kerr 263.67-68: Set is unknown to be genuine used, possible not issued / bogus

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