Stamps of PANAMA
Colombian Stamps in Covers Used in Panama
1883: 10 cent issue scott #119 with tied on cover with "PANAMA" Oval cancel. To Ann Arbor, Michigan, no date - Ann Arbor cancel on back.
1886: Jun 9, 10 cent issue scott #119 with tied on cover with panama Duplex Circular Datestamp (CDS) with bars. Sent to Boston, USA. Unusual official "Ferrocarril del Cauca". "paid all" and arrival postmarks on back.
1887: 10 cent issue scott #131 with tied on cover with panama Duplex Circular Date Stamp (CDS) with bars. Sent to the New York.
1886: Jun 19, two 5 cent issue scott #118 with tied on cover with Colon Duplex Circular Datestamp (CDS) with bars. Sent to Prag, Austria. This is a very interesting cover since originally was sent from Barranquilla on June 14 it arrived to Colon with a Colon Transito on June 18 then the Colon Duplex was applied. The only recorded cover with this franking from the Colon post office. Earliest recorded cover from Panama to what is now the Czech Republic. Ex-Castillejo
1901 Ago 7 Panama Circular Date Stamp (CDS). with 10 cent Colombian issue scott 164. Sent to the Kelsey Press Company in Connecticut, USA.
The CDS is circular with " * AGENCIA POSTAL * PANAMA " the Panama is missing cancel has the correct date.
It arrived on August 20, 1901 to New York with a "PAID E ALL":and to Meriden, Conn Aug 20 4 pm "01" Recd CDS.
1883 Colombian Issue
1886 Colombian Issue
1899 Colombian Issue
1887: Tripple rate cover 29 Marh 1887, franked with three Colombia 1886 10c stamp (Scott 131 tied on cover with Panama Duplex Circular Datestamp (CDS) with bars. Sent to New York then forwarded locally adding two US 2c stamps (Scott 230). This is the only known with tripple rate usage with this stamp.
1886: Ago 5, 10 cent issue scott #131 with tied on cover with panama Duplex Circular Date Stamp (CDS) with bars and UPU registration 5729. Sent to Halifax, Nova Scotia. This is the earlist recorded use of the stamps of the 1886 issue with Republica de Colombia by any post office in Panama.