Heilongjiang Province (黑龍江省) Local Issue, Suihua (綏化)

Suihua (綏化) – Date of Liberation: 27 August 1945, first magistrate: Yanji Zhe (閻繼哲)


This map only gives rough impression about area and location.

1st stamp issue (Kerr 200.4-6):

Provisional Issue: Stamps Overprinted "Chinese Postal Service Temporarily Used"
Not all stamps of this issue shown here.
Issued:March 1946
Issued by:Suihua Postal Administration (綏化郵政管理局)
Overprint"Chinese Postal Service Temporarily Used" ("中華郵政 暫用")
Overprint method:Hand-overprinted with wooden chop
Currency:Northeast Currency (東北幣)
Unused examples of the denominations 1 分 and 2 分 (Kerr 206.4-5) exits, but there was never a commercial use of them possible. 

Cover (rate of 1 元 for domestic letter). Cancel: 15 April 1946, Suihua (綏化):

Trade Prices 2018 (USD) 
(★)
Kerr Cat. No.Remarks
Set of 4
--,--
160,00
1 分carmine brownK13
50,00
200.4engraved
2 分blackish yellow green K13
50,00
200.5engraved
1 元 blackish red greyK13
--,--
40,00
200.6lithography, violet overprint
--,--
120,00
200.6alithography, red overprint

2nd stamp issue (Kerr 200.1-3):

Provisional Issue: Stamps Overprinted "Chinese Postal Service Temporarily Used"
Not all stamps of this issue shown here.
Issued:April 1946
Issued by:Suihua Postal Administration (綏化郵政管理局)
Overprint"Chinese Postal Service Temporarily Used" ("中華郵政 暫用")
Overprint method:Hand-overprinted with wooden chop
Currency:Northeast Currency (東北幣)
Scans will follow…
Trade Prices 2018 (USD) 
(★)
Kerr Cat. No.Remarks
Set of 3
90,00
70,00
13 分blackish brownK13
30,00
200.1engraved
30 分blackish ochre K13
30,00
200.2lithography
1 元 blackish red greyK13
30,00
70,00
200.3lithography


3rd stamp issue (Kerr 200.x, unlisted, extra surcharged stamps like Kerr 200.4-6):

Provisional Issue: Stamps Overprinted "Chinese Postal Service Temporarily Used" and Surcharged
Not all stamps of this issue shown here.
Issued:April 1946
Issued by:Suihua Postal Administration (綏化郵政管理局)
Overprint"Chinese Postal Service Temporarily Used" and Surcharged ("中華郵政 暫用" 改值郵票)
Overprint method:Hand-overprinted with wooden chop
Currency:Northeast Currency (東北幣)

Cover (rate of 10 元 for double registered letter). Cancel: 19 July 1946, Suihua (綏化), at front vertical chop “Double Registered” (“雙掛號”):

Trade Prices 2018 (USD) 
(★)
Kerr Cat. No.Remarks
Set of 4
--,--
630,00
10 分rose redK13
--,--
80,00
--lithography, violet surcharge on violet overprint, "五圓"
--,--
100,00
--lithography, violet surcharge on violet overprint, "圓五"
--,--
200,00
--lithography, red surcharge on red overprint, "圓五"
--,--
250,00
--lithography, red and violet surcharge on red overprint, "圓五"

4th stamp issue (Kerr 200.7-9, extra surcharged stamps like Kerr 200.1-3):

Provisional Issue: Stamps Overprinted "Chinese Postal Service Temporarily Used" and Surcharged
Not all stamps of this issue shown here.
Issued:June 1946
Issued by:Suihua Postal Administration (綏化郵政管理局)
Overprint"Chinese Postal Service Temporarily Used" and Surcharged ("中華郵政 暫用" 改值郵票)
Overprint method:Hand-overprinted with wooden chop
Currency:Northeast Currency (東北幣)

Cover (rate of 1 元 for domestic letter). Cancel: 10 June 1946, Suihua (綏化):

Please be careful for very similar bogus stamps of this set (they are always unused):

Trade Prices 2018 (USD) 
(★)
Kerr Cat. No.Remarks
Set of 3
--,--
330,00
1 元 / 1 分 carmine brown K13
--,--
40,00
200.7engraved, "壹圓" vertical
50,00
60,00
200.7aengraved, "壹圓" horizontal
--,--
150,00
--engraved, "壹 圓" horizontal (wide distance), violet surcharge
5 元 / 10 分 rose redK13
50,00
80,00
200.8-9lithography, "五圓" vertical

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

Not shown:
– Kerr 200.1-3: Is missing here, will follow (2nd stamp issue, April 1946).
– Kerr 200.10-26: Set is unknown to be genuine used, possible not issued / bogus.