The charity "Helping Hands" (Рука
Помощи) in Chita, E Siberia are
looking for support. They had a terrible fire in January and lost their
lovely wooden building and all their computer equipment. They would like
to sell the collection below of postcards/stamped enveloped to help
With best wishes
A COLLECTION OF RUSSIAN MEMORABILIA
1.ï¿½ï¿½ PC.ï¿½ï¿½ ï¿½28/04/1885ï¿½ ï¿½From Nishny Novgorod to New York.ï¿½ ï¿½Excellent
2.ï¿½ï¿½ Env.ï¿½ 25/12/1896ï¿½ï¿½ To Germany.ï¿½ï¿½ 2 stamps, 7 & 3 kop.
3.ï¿½ï¿½ PC.ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ 18/12/1889ï¿½ï¿½ Printed ticket to Mariinsky Theatre.
4.ï¿½ï¿½ PC.ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ 08/12/1904ï¿½ï¿½ Picture of the interior of the English Churchï¿½in
St Petersburg.ï¿½Personal comments.ï¿½ Postmark Narva.
5.ï¿½ï¿½ PC.ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ 06/10/1905ï¿½ï¿½ Picture of the St Petersburg Stock Exchange.
Personal comments.ï¿½ Same addressee as 4.
6.ï¿½ï¿½ Env.ï¿½ï¿½ 18/11/1915ï¿½ï¿½ To Trading Co in Calcutta. 4 stamps, 11, 8, 4, 2
7.ï¿½ï¿½ PC.ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ 03/06/1916ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ Info from stamp dealer, excellent postmarks.
8.ï¿½ï¿½ PC.ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ 15/07/1923ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ Coloured picture of the Gate at Vilna. To
Berlin. 2 stamps, 100 & 5ï¿½rub. (NB Inflation following the Civil War).
Interesting, legible comments!
9.ï¿½ï¿½ Env.ï¿½ï¿½ c 1947ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½4 stamps, 1 of 800th anniverary of Moscow
1947 (5 kop), 1 of military parade 1946 (30 kop), 1 Mathematician L
Chebishev 125th anniversary ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ï¿½ (30
kop) , and 1 Siberian scene (2 rub.)
If anyone interested would like to send an offer (for the collection as a
whole, please)ï¿½toï¿½ï¿½ [removed] , I will contact the highest
bidder and arrange the exchange.