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1) Mandate Termination Period (7)
2) Minhelet Haam-Interim period (15)
3) Interim Period Foreign Postal Links (3)
4) 1947-1949 War of Independence related mail (6)
5) 14-16 May 1948 1st Day Israel Mail (8)
6) Besieged locales: Rishon LeZion (1)
7) Besieged locales: Safed (1)
8) Besieged locales: Nahariya (3)
9) Besieged Jerusalem (20 April-20 June) (7)
11) Post-Siege Interim Jerusalem (after 20 June) (3)
12) Service Suspended Mail (by non-belligerents) (3)
13) Service Suspended Mail (by belligerents) (4)
14) 1947-49 Arabian mail in War of Independence (3)
15) Emergency Postal Services & Foreign links (3)
16) Early Foreign Postal Links (8)
17) Interim & Provisional Taxed Mail (10)
10) Besieged locales: Other Locales (2)

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013490029
Interim/Minhelet Haam error franking on mail: interim 3m Tirat Zvi stamp with do
Interim/Minhelet Haam error franking on mail: interim 3m Tirat Zvi stamp with double vertical perforations (Ba #1a) & double overprint (both unlisted in Bale) + cropped lower-right edge, tied to local TEL AVIV printed matter cover on pre-printed return-addressed stationary; unsealed but partially closed due to gum adhesion....
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1) Mandate Termination Period

07690153
Mandate postal service wind-down - original Post Office notice: mimeographed 23
Mandate postal service wind-down - original Post Office notice: mimeographed 23 FEB 1948 notice PBN 2697 from the British General Post Office (London) announcing the temporary suspension of Parcel post and Postal Orders for Palestine and Transjordan - this being the first and earliest step taken by the British to wind down the Mandate Postal Service in Palestine. Filing hole at upper left and piec...
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010490154
LATEST RECORDED INCOMING Mandate / 1948 War 'Destinaire Parti' Arab air mail: 1
LATEST RECORDED INCOMING Mandate / 1948 War 'Destinaire Parti' Arab air mail: 1 APR 1948 registered [airmail] cover on "Imperial" stationary from BAINO (BEINO) Lebanon to HAIFA, addressed in Arabic to "His Excellency Iskandar Kurdush" (return addressed to the sending locale in Akkar, Lebanon), franked 55p using horizontal pair 25p + 'orphan' 5p - for the period registered airmail rate + 5p for the...
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011290155
Rare very late Mandate period incoming air mail (from Lebanon): 23(?) APR 1948 c
Rare very late Mandate period incoming air mail (from Lebanon): 23(?) APR 1948 commercial airmail on Shell company stationary, from BEIRUT to HAIFA, franked 50p & tied by 2 strikes of the local postmark (the digit "2" is in the tens column - confirmed by comparison with other Beirut postmarks from the same period; the digit next to it on both strikes looks like a "3"); the cover was tied by an Eng...
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18390156
Late Mandate / Kofer HaYishuv mail: 21 APR 1948 commercial cover on "Doar" stati
Late Mandate / Kofer HaYishuv mail: 21 APR 1948 commercial cover on "Doar" stationary from TEL AVIV to BNEI BRAK franked 10m per period letter rate using a Kofer HaYishuv label (Ba 133) instead of a Mandate frank, & tied by single strike of the local Mandate postmark - this rare, most such covers date from the interim period & after. Backstamped (unusually, as not a registered letter) 23 AP arriva...
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06890157
Late usage of Mandate machine cancel: 6 MAY 1948 postmarked commerical cover fro
Late usage of Mandate machine cancel: 6 MAY 1948 postmarked commerical cover from HAIFA to addressee at Taxi Kesher in TEL AVIV, franked 10m per period letter rate & tied by Mandate-era machine cancel, used at this time at the Head Post Office. Although the Minhelet Haam postal administration operated in the city already from 2 May, the HPO continued operating under Mandate auspicies until the 10t...
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110490158
Haifa British Fleet Mail abroad - to non-UK destination: 18 JUNE 1948 postmarked
Haifa British Fleet Mail abroad - to non-UK destination: 18 JUNE 1948 postmarked cover from Royal Navy ship HMS PHOEBE to private addressee in VIENNA, franked 5½d & tied by full strike of BFM 12 (HAIFA) postmark + 15 June 1948 dated COMMANDING OFFICER H.M.S. PHOEBE boxed handstamp; opened & sealed by the Austrian censor; slit open at top. Here, as not addressed to Haifa as much such mail was ...
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2) Minhelet Haam-Interim period

08690159
Early strike of HERZLIYA interim postmark on family correspondence postcard date
Early strike of HERZLIYA interim postmark on family correspondence postcard dated (Thursday) 29 APR 1948 & addressed to small locale KFAR HASSIDIM; franked 7m per period rate using Mandate pictorial single & tied by single strike of the postmark, probably on (Sunday) 2 May with the start of the Minhelet Haam postal service. Scarce as a genuine used postcard during the interim period....
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09890160
Interim/Minhelet Haam MESHEK AYELET HASHAHAR near-perfect postmark strike in bla
Interim/Minhelet Haam MESHEK AYELET HASHAHAR near-perfect postmark strike in black tied to 3m interim frank on printed matter cover (unsealed per printed matter regulations), addressed to box "20" of the settlement, written in period handwriting. The rubber postmark exhibits mild distortion on the upper ring & general text clarity observed on other strikes from this post office in the latter inter...
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09190161
Interim/Minhelet Haam printed matter wrapper franked 3m per period rate, sent fr
Interim/Minhelet Haam printed matter wrapper franked 3m per period rate, sent from TEL AVIV to small locale of KFAR ONO ("via Tel Aviv post office") & sealed by period-style mimeographed address label...
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113790162
The Legendary 20 Mils Registered Mail LATE FEE, applied to dateless MAY 1948 int
The Legendary 20 Mils Registered Mail LATE FEE, applied to dateless MAY 1948 interim period registered commercial cover from TEL AVIV to RAMAT GAN, as part of 45m total franking composed of 10m letter rate + 15m registry fee + 20m late fee, using marginal block of 4x 10m Immigrant Ship (Ba #23) stamps + 5m Defense & Development (Ba #2) marginal single & tied by 2x strikes of local violet interim p...
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08390163
Double-rate printed matter using Pictorals in the interim period: undated MAY 19
Double-rate printed matter using Pictorals in the interim period: undated MAY 1948 period local TEL AVIV small greeting-card sized cover franked 6m for the period printed matter double rate (extra weight) using 2x 3m Mandate pictorals & tied by the local interim postmark in violet; unsealed per printed matter regulations. Scarce rate & scarce combination of all-Mandate franking with an interim can...
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08290164
NAHALAL interim cancel in violet on commercial cover to workshop in TEL AVIV, fr
NAHALAL interim cancel in violet on commercial cover to workshop in TEL AVIV, franked 10m per period letter rate using pair 5m Mandate pictorial stamps; return addressed to "kvutzat haSheni" at Nahalal post; opened gently at back. Docketed dispatch date of 4 MAY 1948 on front....
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08990165
Interim period / tiny locales mail: [6 MAY 1948] cover from RAMATAYIM to nearby
Interim period / tiny locales mail: [6 MAY 1948] cover from RAMATAYIM to nearby moshav GANEI AM, franked 10m per period rate using interim franks & tied by single full strike of the interim canceller + Mandate postmark (Dorf-7 although with excess at bottom appearing like the larger bar cancel Dorf-6) as a date device - but this misdated as "6 AP 48" (impossible as the interim period began 2 MAY, ...
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011890166
1948 interim mail: 9 MAY 1948 local QIRYAT MOTZKIN cover on "Mataf" stationary f
1948 interim mail: 9 MAY 1948 local QIRYAT MOTZKIN cover on "Mataf" stationary franked 10m per period letter rate using Haifa overprinted horizontally imperforated (top/bottom) Partition Map stamp (Ba 30 - unlisted as such) & tied by full strike of both local interim postmark + dated Mandate 2-bar canceller (Dorf-2, rated C+; unusual on non-registered mail), making this a 2-period cover (Mandate p...
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013790167
Rosh Pinna interim cancel on small locale mail: undated registered cover from TE
Rosh Pinna interim cancel on small locale mail: undated registered cover from TEL AVIV to KVUTZAT HULIOT (Kibbutz Sde Nehemia) via ROSH PINNA POST, franked 30m per period rate (15m registry + 10m domestic letter) plus 30g additional weight, using interim stamps, here underfranked 1m; backstamped 12 MAY 1948 HAIFA REGISTERED transit using late-usage of Mandate postal marks during the interim period...
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010590168
Interim/Minhelet Haam 10m Weizmann stamp with faint red overprint (Ba #12a) tied
Interim/Minhelet Haam 10m Weizmann stamp with faint red overprint (Ba #12a) tied to 25m interim-stamp franked registered cover from TEL AVIV to HAIFA, per period rate, tied by local interim postmarks on front & back + 13 MAI 1948 French-language dater on back serving as an arrival marking (Tel Aviv used the mandate cancellation devices for dating registered letters); rare Weizmann stamp, documente...
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011390169
Scarce interim frankings on late interim period registered cover (3141 of 3202):
Scarce interim frankings on late interim period registered cover (3141 of 3202): uncatalogued red overprinted Warsaw Ghetto 10m stamp (Ba #22b) + marginal gutter Jewish Brigade 10m (Ba #16) + Ben Yehuda 5m (Ba #10) tied to local TEL AVIV cover mail from TEL AVIV-1 (Allenby Road), tied by 3x strikes of local postmark on front + 2x on back & French language 14 MAI 1948 arrival dater tied to back (la...
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09890170
Highest registered interim/3 period cover from Haifa Head Post Office: dateless
Highest registered interim/3 period cover from Haifa Head Post Office: dateless registered cover on trilingual business stationary from HAIFA head Post Office to "Cafe Noam" TIBERIAS, franked 25m per postage period rate using interim 2x 10m Immigrant Ship (note print variations) & 5m Weizmann (Ba 11/23, all with TEL AVIV overprints) & tied by 2 strikes of interim dateless cancel of Head Post Offic...
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09690171
Two postal period postmarked cover: interim period cover on business stationary,
Two postal period postmarked cover: interim period cover on business stationary, from TEL AVIV to HAIFA, franked 10m using interim Negev stamp & tied by interim cancel, received & backstamped 17-05-1948 by HAIFA-4 Israeli trilingual postmark - this unusual as this is not a registered cover; slit open at top, vertical fold....
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3) Interim Period Foreign Postal Links

07090172
1948 Interim mail abroad: MAY 1948 period undated surface mail commercial cover
1948 Interim mail abroad: MAY 1948 period undated surface mail commercial cover on pre-printed stationary from TEL AVIV to LONDON, franked 35 mils per Mandate period-7 postage rate (15m surface rate to UK + 20m for additional 20g weight) using mixed franking of Interim 10m Negev corner pair + 5m/10m Mandate pictorals, tied by 2 strikes of local interim postmark - here two activities against postal...
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4) 1947-1949 War of Independence related mail

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1948 interim / small locales in battle: undated German-language family correspon
1948 interim / small locales in battle: undated German-language family correspondence cover from ROSH PINA (return addressed [Kibbutz] AMIAD - probably couriered) to Shikun Sablawi TEL AVIV ("Tell a viv") franked 10m per period letter rate using 4m & 6m Mandate pictorals (this rare: not sold over the counter in interim period but perhaps in possession of sender in Amiad) & tied by full strike of s...
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08890174
1948 War of Independence/besieged Safed: stampless 6 MAY 1948 dated Hagana milit
1948 War of Independence/besieged Safed: stampless 6 MAY 1948 dated Hagana military mail from SAFED Town Commander (Elad Peled of the Palmach) to Commander of "Hazit Gimmel" (3rd Front), probably Shmuel (Mula) Cohen, commander of the 3rd battalion of the Palmach's Yiftach Brigade (prior to 23 May there were no "Front" designations in the military, and the first appointed to the northern region was...
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08690175
Interim Israeli military government - domestic censored mail: 6 AUG 1948 postmar
Interim Israeli military government - domestic censored mail: 6 AUG 1948 postmarked commercial cover from NAZARETH to bank in TIBERIAS, franked 10m per period domestic letter rate & tied by single strike of local postmark (Nach #409/2, with smaller legends) on its 2nd day of use; opened & sealed by the censor using blank brown tape tied on both sides by bilingual Hebrew-English "Passed by the Cens...
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