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  • Andre

    Liked Hedy’s post in the thread ARNHEM.
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    Letter sent from Lucerne to Den Haag, disinfected at Arnhem quarantine. The purification was confirmed with the red cachet GEZUIVERD, dimensions 42 X 5 mm.
    Because of the secession of Belgium, Arnhem was also the frontier office for mail from France,
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    Letter sent from Lucerne to Den Haag, disinfected at Arnhem quarantine. The purification was confirmed with the red cachet GEZUIVERD, dimensions 42 X 5 mm.
    Because of the secession of Belgium, Arnhem was also the frontier office for mail from France,
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    ALEKSINAC AND SEMLIN (Zemun) disinfection. Letter from Veles (12 September 1856) to Pest sent by Aromanian trade post office, manual annotation on the reverse. It passed through Serbian quarantine in Aleksinac at entrance to Serbia and Austrian…
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    ALEKSINAC AND SEMLIN (Zemun) disinfection. Letter from Veles (12 September 1856) to Pest sent by Aromanian trade post office, manual annotation on the reverse. It passed through Serbian quarantine in Aleksinac at entrance to Serbia and Austrian…
  • Andre

    Replied to the thread Calafat (Kalafat) Quarantine.
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    With a nice clear seal of the quarantine station!
  • Hedy

    Posted the thread Calafat (Kalafat) Quarantine.
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    The document presented here it is from the Direction Quarantine Kalafat and was disinfected with vinegar there before the person left the establishment.
    The document attest that a person was in quarantine for four days, 5-9 October 1849 and it is free to…
  • Hedy

    Replied to the thread "GEZUIVERD" cachet of 1831/32.
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    The holes pattern I know from the different post offices at Hamburg are not as on my letter. I will be happy if somebody can help.
  • Andre

    Replied to the thread "GEZUIVERD" cachet of 1831/32.
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    An interesting double disinfection. Have you checked if the pattern of the punch holes correspond to one of the rastels used at the different post offices of Hamburg?
  • Hedy

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    Yes.
  • Hedy

    Replied to the thread "GEZUIVERD" cachet of 1831/32.
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    Entire letter from Hamburg to London, m.s "VIA HOLLAND", 11 November 1831. I believe the letter was disinfected at Deventer, the border for Bremen, Hanover and Hamburg. The "GEZUIVERD" cachet was struck on the reverse as always at that station. On my…
  • Andre

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    Dos this mean that the disinfection took place on the ship an not in an lazaretto?
  • Andre

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    Dear Andre

    First it was mention by K. Meyer in his book, page 176. Mr. Virvilis published in Philotelia, Greece. He confirmed it to me. Mention by Mr. Galinos too.
  • Hedy

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    Dear Andre

    First it was mention by K. Meyer in his book, page 176. Mr. Virvilis published in Philotelia, Greece. He confirmed it to me. Mention by Mr. Galinos too.
  • Andre

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    Dear Hedy,
    Where was the study by A. Virvilis published?
    Yours sincerely,
    André
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    Letter sent from Constantinople to Athens. On front CONSTANTINOPLE TURQUIE 5 JUIN. 50 cachet of French Levant Post office and boxed orange-red "PD" (Paye a destination). It was received at Athens on 27 May. Disinfected with two lateral slits on French…
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    Letter from Krain (Carniola) Landrecht (state jurisdiction) at Laibach, Ljubljana, thru Storie, Trieste, Clusone to Tollmezzo, in the province of Udine, 24 April 1832.


    Double disinfection.
    First open and disinfected at Storie, resealed with red wax: "K.K.
  • Andre

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    Thank you for showing this interesting letter!
  • Regarding the yellow fever.
    Even after the alleged end of the disease in Italy and Spain, there is no certainty that the disease will break out again. Maximum vigilance is prescribed. In addition to the letter cleaning facility in the Bärenschanze near…
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