Postcards in Category Aircraft

LENKBARES LUFTSCHIFF DES GRAFEN ZEPPELIN (AUFSTIEG) 978-P
LENKBARES LUFTSCHIFF DES GRAFEN ZEPPELIN (AUFSTIEG)
Set Title
DIRIGEABLES, German title
Set Comment

OILETTE, UN MOT A LA POSTE (DEPOSE), suffix P, front title in German retained, same image, German back OILETTE 500B LUFTSCHIFFES

Artist
HANS STOVHASE
Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
LENKBARES LUFTSCHIFF DES GRAFEN ZEPPELIN BEI NACHT night view 978-P
LENKBARES LUFTSCHIFF DES GRAFEN ZEPPELIN BEI NACHT  night view
Set Title
DIRIGEABLES, German title
Set Comment

OILETTE, UN MOT A LA POSTE (DEPOSE), suffix P, front title in German retained, same image, German back OILETTE 500B LUFTSCHIFFES

Artist
HANS STOVHASE
Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
A HAPPY EASTER chicks in nest airship supported by egg balloons, forget-me-nots 1738
A HAPPY EASTER chicks in nest airship supported by egg balloons, forget-me-nots
Set Title
EASTER chick fantasies
Set Comment

gilt, embossed, CHROMOGRAPHED IN BERLIN

Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
BEST EASTER WISHES chicks in nest airship supported by egg balloons, forget-me-nots 1738
BEST EASTER WISHES  chicks in nest airship supported by egg balloons, forget-me-nots
Set Title
EASTER chick fantasies
Set Comment

gilt, embossed, CHROMOGRAPHED IN BERLIN

Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
EASTER GREETING chicks in airship nest supported by egg balloons, violets 1738
EASTER GREETING  chicks in airship nest supported by egg balloons, violets
Set Title
EASTER chick fantasies
Set Comment

gilt, embossed, CHROMOGRAPHED IN BERLIN

Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
LOVING EASTER GREETING chicks in airship nest supported by egg balloons, violets 1738
LOVING EASTER GREETING  chicks in airship nest supported by egg balloons, violets
Set Title
EASTER chick fantasies
Set Comment

gilt, embossed, CHROMOGRAPHED IN BERLIN

Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
A HAPPY EASTER three chicks ride in the gondola of a three egg dirigible, violets in eggs 1818
A HAPPY EASTER  three chicks ride in the gondola of a three egg dirigible, violets in eggs
Set Title
EASTER chick fantasies
Set Comment

gilt embossed card titles, CHROMOGRAPHED IN BERLIN

Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
LOVING EASTER GREETINGS two chicks ride in pretend blimp E3724
LOVING EASTER GREETINGS two chicks ride in pretend blimp
Set Title
Easter chicks
Set Comment

gilt embossed borders, GEM PHOTOCHROME, PROCESSED IN SAXONY, come beaded

Estimate
$5.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
EASTER HAPPINESS four chicks in basket hanging below air-ship 715
EASTER HAPPINESS  four chicks in basket hanging below air-ship
Set Title
EASTER GLADNESS
Set Comment

embossed, illuminated letters, PRINTED IN SAXONY, two backs

Estimate
$5.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
A SOUVENIR OF THE BRITISH D.H.COMET, WINNER OF THE ENGLAND-AUSTRALIA AIR RACE 1934
A SOUVENIR OF THE BRITISH D.H.COMET, WINNER OF THE  ENGLAND-AUSTRALIA AIR RACE 1934
Set Title
ENGLAND-AUSTRALIA AIR RACE 1934, DE HAVILLAND COMET, unnumbered
Set Comment

REAL PHOTOGRAPH, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT LONDON, G-ACSS (on aircraft), pilots CHARLES W.A. SCOTT and T. CAMPBELL BLACK

Card Comment

GROSVENOR HOUSE, ON SHOW AT LEWIS'S, photo-insets & printed signatures of pilots, same image w/o pilots other card

Estimate
$35.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
ENTRY NO. 34 GROSVENOR HOUSE D.H.COMET
ENTRY NO. 34 GROSVENOR HOUSE D.H.COMET
Set Title
ENGLAND-AUSTRALIA AIR RACE 1934, DE HAVILLAND COMET, unnumbered
Set Comment

REAL PHOTOGRAPH, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT LONDON, G-ACSS (on aircraft), pilots CHARLES W.A. SCOTT and T. CAMPBELL BLACK

Card Comment

same image with pilots other card

Estimate
$30.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
LATHAM'S ANTOINETTE MONOPLANE 9943
LATHAM'S ANTOINETTE MONOPLANE
Set Title
FAMOUS AEROPLANES
Set Comment

OILETTE, PRINTED IN ENGLAND with or w/o COPYRIGHT LONDON, listed in 1911/1912 & 1913/1914 Postcard Catalogues, listed in TUCK'S TRAVELOGUES (USA?1905)

Card Comment

comes opt. in blue A HAPPY CHRISTMAS verse, HOVE TIME SIMPLY FLIES HERE in green BONNE HEUREUSE ANNEE

Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
THE VOISIN BIPLANE 9943
THE VOISIN BIPLANE
Set Title
FAMOUS AEROPLANES
Set Comment

OILETTE, PRINTED IN ENGLAND with or w/o COPYRIGHT LONDON, listed in 1911/1912 & 1913/1914 Postcard Catalogues, listed in TUCK'S TRAVELOGUES (USA?1905)

Card Comment

comes opt. in blue AT PEWSEY, A HAPPY NEW YEAR verse, opt. in blue MANY HAPPY RETURNS with verse, or A HAPPY CHRISTMAS with verse, WEYBRIDGE --TIME SIMPLY FLIES HERE.

Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
THE WRIGHT BIPLANE 9943
THE WRIGHT BIPLANE
Set Title
FAMOUS AEROPLANES
Set Comment

OILETTE, PRINTED IN ENGLAND with or w/o COPYRIGHT LONDON, listed in 1911/1912 & 1913/1914 Postcard Catalogues, listed in TUCK'S TRAVELOGUES (USA?1905)

Card Comment

comes opt. in red CHRISTMAS GREETINGS verse

Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
RAF inset in laurel wreath under crown, PER ARDUA AD ASTRA
RAF inset in laurel wreath under crown, PER ARDUA AD ASTRA
Set Title
flags, heraldic, military BRODERIE D' ART
Set Comment

unnumbered, (World War I period), PRINTED IN ENGLAND, embossed borders around embroidered silk panels

Estimate
$30.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
DER DOM 617-B
DER DOM
Set Title
FRANKFURT A.M., WEITE-WEITE-WELT, German
Set Comment

OILETTE, suffix B, same images OILETTE, FRANKFURT A.M KOLLEKTION DEUTSCHER STADTE 617, OILETTE unnumbered for Hotel advertising, PHOTOGRAVURE WIDE-WIDE-WORLD 1617, English back OILETTE 7600

Card Comment

come opt. in red GRUSS VON DER INT. LUFTSCHIFFAHRT AUSSTELLUNG 1909

Artist
CHARLES E. FLOWER
Places
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
EISERNER STEG 617-B
EISERNER STEG
Set Title
FRANKFURT A.M., WEITE-WEITE-WELT, German
Set Comment

OILETTE, suffix B, same images OILETTE, FRANKFURT A.M KOLLEKTION DEUTSCHER STADTE 617, OILETTE unnumbered for Hotel advertising, PHOTOGRAVURE WIDE-WIDE-WORLD 1617, English back OILETTE 7600

Card Comment

come opt. in red GRUSS VON DER INT. LUFTSCHIFFAHRT AUSSTELLUNG 1909

Artist
CHARLES E. FLOWER
Places
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
IN THE AIR-SHIP 6068
IN THE AIR-SHIP
Set Title
GOLLIWOGG (series 7)
Set Comment

DESIGNED IN ENGLAND, CHROMOGRAPHED IN GERMANY, BY PERMISSION OF MESSNS, LONGMANS, GREEN & CO (front), series number does not appear on cards

Artist
FLORENCE K. UPTON
Estimate
$75.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
GREETINGS FROM THE ISLE OF MAN map of T.T. COURSE, manx cat IOM375
GREETINGS FROM THE ISLE OF MAN map of T.T. COURSE, manx cat
Set Title
GRAND SOUVENIR OF DOUGLAS ISLE OF MAN
Set Comment

12 BEAUTIFUL PICTURES IN FULL COLOUR, SHOWING DOUGLAS AND THE ILLUMINATIONS, MADE IN ENGLAND

Card Comment

card 6

Places
Orientation
Horizontal
MAY YOU HAVE A MOST THRILLING HALLOWE'EN! 188
MAY YOU HAVE A MOST THRILLING HALLOWE'EN!
Set Title
HALLOWE'EN children, orange background
Set Comment

embossed, PRINTED IN SAXONY, comes covered by filgree WW1

Estimate
$50.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
personised dressed cock with easter eggs in basket flies with two chicks, two distant planes 511
personised dressed cock with easter eggs in basket flies with two chicks, two distant planes
Set Title
HUHNER UND HASEN ALS LUFTSCFFER flying fantasy chickens & rabbits
Set Comment

OILETTE

Card Comment

comes opt. in blue JOYEUSES PAQUES or VROOLIJK PAASCHFEEST

Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
two personised dressed cocks fall from aircraft, basket of eggs also fall 511
two personised dressed cocks fall from aircraft, basket of eggs also fall
Set Title
HUHNER UND HASEN ALS LUFTSCFFER flying fantasy chickens & rabbits
Set Comment

OILETTE

Card Comment

comes opt. in blue JOYEUSES PAQUES, or VROOLIJK PAASCHFEEST or old style script, possible variant of FROLICHE OSTERN

Places
Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
two personised dressed cocks hang on to rope falling from aircraft 511
two personised dressed cocks hang on to rope falling from aircraft
Set Title
HUHNER UND HASEN ALS LUFTSCFFER flying fantasy chickens & rabbits
Set Comment

OILETTE

Card Comment

comes opt. in red JOYEUSES PAQUES

Places
Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE aircraft on airfield, bulbous nose, facing right/front, 2 propellers 4 blades, 4 wheels
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE  aircraft  on airfield, bulbous nose,  facing right/front, 2 propellers 4 blades, 4 wheels
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LTD., CROYDON AERODROME
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, see “Postcards of the British Empire Exhibition Wembley 1924 & 1925 “ Part 1 (1994) and Part 2 (2004) by Mike Perkins & Bill Tonkin, published by the
Exhibition Study Group, for a study of the cards sold at the Exhibition.
revisions to card comments and information on aircraft provided by David Ogden.

Card Comment

Perkins & Tonkin list as aeroplane picture no.12 (1 type). this aircraft is “G-EASI” – “City of London” – a Vickers 66 Vimy Commercial twin-engined aircraft carrying 10 passengers and 2 crew.

Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE in BAY 13 in exposition in the Air Ministry exhibit at the 1925 Wembley Exhibition
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE  in BAY 13  in exposition in the Air Ministry exhibit at the 1925 Wembley Exhibition
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LTD., CROYDON AERODROME
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, see “Postcards of the British Empire Exhibition Wembley 1924 & 1925 “ Part 1 (1994) and Part 2 (2004) by Mike Perkins & Bill Tonkin, published by the
Exhibition Study Group, for a study of the cards sold at the Exhibition.
revisions to card comments and information on aircraft provided by David Ogden.

Card Comment

Perkins & Tonkin. list as aeroplane picture no. 1 (8 types) - this aircraft is “G-EAWY” – a Bristol Type 62 single-engine aircraft carrying 8 passengers and 2 crew.

Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE in exposition bay number not visible, in the Air Ministry Exhibit in the 1925 Wembley Exhibition
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE  in exposition bay number not visible, in the Air Ministry Exhibit in the 1925 Wembley Exhibition
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LTD., CROYDON AERODROME
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, see “Postcards of the British Empire Exhibition Wembley 1924 & 1925 “ Part 1 (1994) and Part 2 (2004) by Mike Perkins & Bill Tonkin, published by the
Exhibition Study Group, for a study of the cards sold at the Exhibition.
revisions to card comments and information on aircraft provided by David Ogden.

Card Comment

Perkins & Tonkin. list as aeroplane picture no. 2 (1 type) - this is another
view of the Bristol type 62 at the exhibition

Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE (in the air ministry exhibit at the 1925 Wembley exhibition)
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE (in the air ministry exhibit at the 1925 Wembley exhibition)
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LTD., CROYDON AERODROME
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, see “Postcards of the British Empire Exhibition Wembley 1924 & 1925 “ Part 1 (1994) and Part 2 (2004) by Mike Perkins & Bill Tonkin, published by the
Exhibition Study Group, for a study of the cards sold at the Exhibition.
revisions to card comments and information on aircraft provided by David Ogden.

Card Comment

Perkins & Tonkin list as aeroplane picture no.10 (1 type). this aircraft is “G-EBEK” – a Vickers Vulcan single-engined aircraft. according to the Imperial Airways history website this was a type 63 freighter that was converted for passenger use by Imperial Airways.

Estimate
$100.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE no name on aircraft on airfield, facing left/front, single propeller 2 blades
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE  no name on aircraft  on airfield, facing left/front, single propeller 2 blades
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LTD., CROYDON AERODROME
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, see “Postcards of the British Empire Exhibition Wembley 1924 & 1925 “ Part 1 (1994) and Part 2 (2004) by Mike Perkins & Bill Tonkin, published by the
Exhibition Study Group, for a study of the cards sold at the Exhibition.
revisions to card comments and information on aircraft provided by David Ogden.

Card Comment

Perkins & Tonkin. list as aeroplane picture no. 6 (5 types) - this aircraft is a de Havilland DH50 single-engined aircraft (probably “G-EBFP”) carrying 4 passengers and 1 crew.

Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE no name on aircraft on airfield in front of hangers, facing right/front, single propeller 2 blades
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE  no name on aircraft  on airfield in front of hangers, facing right/front, single propeller 2 blades
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LTD., CROYDON AERODROME
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, see “Postcards of the British Empire Exhibition Wembley 1924 & 1925 “ Part 1 (1994) and Part 2 (2004) by Mike Perkins & Bill Tonkin, published by the
Exhibition Study Group, for a study of the cards sold at the Exhibition.
revisions to card comments and information on aircraft provided by David Ogden.

Card Comment

Perkins & Tonkin list as aeroplane picture No. 11 (2 types). this aircraft is “G-EBFC” – a Vickers type 74 vulcan single-engine aircraft carrying 8 passengers and 1 crew.

Estimate
$50.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE on airfield, facing left/front , G-EBIX
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE  on airfield, facing left/front , G-EBIX
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LTD., CROYDON AERODROME
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, see “Postcards of the British Empire Exhibition Wembley 1924 & 1925 “ Part 1 (1994) and Part 2 (2004) by Mike Perkins & Bill Tonkin, published by the
Exhibition Study Group, for a study of the cards sold at the Exhibition.
revisions to card comments and information on aircraft provided by David Ogden.

Card Comment

back THE ONLY BRITISH AIR SERVICE TO AND FROM THE CONTINENT THE SAFEST IN THE WORLD
Perkins & Tonkin. list as aeroplane picture no. 7 (1 type)
this aircraft is “G-EBIX” - a Handley Page W8f “Hamilton” carrying 12 passengers and 2 crew. (It was fitted with one 360hp Rolls Royce Eagle IX and two 240hp Armstrong Siddeley Puma engines.)

Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE OVER WEMBLEY
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE OVER WEMBLEY
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LTD., CROYDON AERODROME
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, see “Postcards of the British Empire Exhibition Wembley 1924 & 1925 “ Part 1 (1994) and Part 2 (2004) by Mike Perkins & Bill Tonkin, published by the
Exhibition Study Group, for a study of the cards sold at the Exhibition.
revisions to card comments and information on aircraft provided by David Ogden.

Card Comment

back THE ONLY BRITISH AIR SERVICE, TO AND FROM THE CONTINENT, THE SAFEST IN THE WORLD, listed by Perkins & Tonkin as publisher unknown with different back, this aircraft is “G-
EBIX” - a Handley Page W8f “Hamilton” carrying 12 passengers and 2 crew.

Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE PRINCE GEORGE (on aircraft), on airfield, facing right/front , back of plane obscured by wing
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE  PRINCE GEORGE (on aircraft), on airfield, facing right/front , back of plane obscured by wing
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LTD., CROYDON AERODROME
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, see “Postcards of the British Empire Exhibition Wembley 1924 & 1925 “ Part 1 (1994) and Part 2 (2004) by Mike Perkins & Bill Tonkin, published by the
Exhibition Study Group, for a study of the cards sold at the Exhibition.
revisions to card comments and information on aircraft provided by David Ogden.

Card Comment

Perkins & Tonkin. list as aeroplane picture no. 3 (4 types) - this aircraft is “G-EBBH” – “Prince George” - a Handley Page type W8b twin-engine aircraft carrying 12 passengers and 2 crew. additional backs courtesy
of David Ogden.

Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE, PRINCE HENRY aircraft on airfield, facing front/left, 2 propellers with 4 blade each
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE, PRINCE HENRY  aircraft on airfield, facing front/left, 2 propellers with 4 blade each
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LTD., CROYDON AERODROME
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, see “Postcards of the British Empire Exhibition Wembley 1924 & 1925 “ Part 1 (1994) and Part 2 (2004) by Mike Perkins & Bill Tonkin, published by the
Exhibition Study Group, for a study of the cards sold at the Exhibition.
revisions to card comments and information on aircraft provided by David Ogden.

Card Comment

Perkins & Tonkin list as Aeroplane No. 9 (5 types). - this aircraft is “G-EBBI” – “Prince Harry” – a Handley Page Type W8b twin-engine aircraft carrying 12 passengers and 2 crew.
second back courtesy of David Ogden

Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE PRINCESS MARY (on aircraft) on airfield, facing left/front
AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE  PRINCESS MARY  (on aircraft)  on airfield, facing left/front
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LTD., CROYDON AERODROME
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, see “Postcards of the British Empire Exhibition Wembley 1924 & 1925 “ Part 1 (1994) and Part 2 (2004) by Mike Perkins & Bill Tonkin, published by the
Exhibition Study Group, for a study of the cards sold at the Exhibition.
revisions to card comments and information on aircraft provided by David Ogden.

Card Comment

Perkins & Tonkin. list as aeroplane picture no. 5 (5 types) - this aircraft is “G-EBBG” – “Princess Mary” – a Handley Page Type W8b twin-engine aircraft carrying 12 passengers and 2 crew

Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE, CITY CLASS aircraft on airfield, long nose with 2 propellers, facing left, 2 blades
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE, CITY CLASS  aircraft on airfield, long nose with 2 propellers, facing left, 2 blades
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LTD., CROYDON AERODROME
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, see “Postcards of the British Empire Exhibition Wembley 1924 & 1925 “ Part 1 (1994) and Part 2 (2004) by Mike Perkins & Bill Tonkin, published by the
Exhibition Study Group, for a study of the cards sold at the Exhibition.
revisions to card comments and information on aircraft provided by David Ogden.

Card Comment

not listed by Perkins & Tonkin as this aeroplane was not introduced into service until 1926, after the BEE. this aircraft is “G-EBMM” – “City of Melbourne” - a Handley Page Type W10.

Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE CITY CLASS prominent G-EBMM aircraft on airfield, facing left
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE  CITY CLASS  prominent G-EBMM aircraft on airfield, facing left
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LTD., CROYDON AERODROME
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, see “Postcards of the British Empire Exhibition Wembley 1924 & 1925 “ Part 1 (1994) and Part 2 (2004) by Mike Perkins & Bill Tonkin, published by the
Exhibition Study Group, for a study of the cards sold at the Exhibition.
revisions to card comments and information on aircraft provided by David Ogden.

Card Comment

not listed by Perkins & Tonkin as this aeroplane was not introduced into service until 1926, after the BEE. this aircraft is “G-EBMM” – “City of Melbourne” - a Handley Page W10 aircraft.

Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE no name on aircraft on airfield, facing left/front, 2 propellers 2 blades, 4 front wheels
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE  no name on aircraft  on airfield, facing left/front, 2 propellers 2 blades, 4 front wheels
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LTD., CROYDON AERODROME
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, see “Postcards of the British Empire Exhibition Wembley 1924 & 1925 “ Part 1 (1994) and Part 2 (2004) by Mike Perkins & Bill Tonkin, published by the
Exhibition Study Group, for a study of the cards sold at the Exhibition.
revisions to card comments and information on aircraft provided by David Ogden.

Card Comment

Perkins & Tonkin. list as aeroplane picture no. 8 (1 type) - this aircraft is “G-EBLE” – “City of New York” – a Handley Page W9a “Hampstead” carrying 14 passengers and 2 crew.
POSTCARD No. 1A/C/56 on second back, courtesy of David Ogden.

Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
INTERIOR OF AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE close up of cloth seats looking back
INTERIOR OF AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE  close up of cloth seats looking back
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LTD., CROYDON AERODROME
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, see “Postcards of the British Empire Exhibition Wembley 1924 & 1925 “ Part 1 (1994) and Part 2 (2004) by Mike Perkins & Bill Tonkin, published by the
Exhibition Study Group, for a study of the cards sold at the Exhibition.
revisions to card comments and information on aircraft provided by David Ogden.

Card Comment

Perkins & Tonkin. list as interior picture A (8 types) - this is the cabin of a Bristol Type 62 carrying 8 passengers.

Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
INTERIOR OF AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE leather seats facing front
INTERIOR OF AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE  leather seats facing front
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LTD., CROYDON AERODROME
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, see “Postcards of the British Empire Exhibition Wembley 1924 & 1925 “ Part 1 (1994) and Part 2 (2004) by Mike Perkins & Bill Tonkin, published by the
Exhibition Study Group, for a study of the cards sold at the Exhibition.
revisions to card comments and information on aircraft provided by David Ogden.

Card Comment

back THE ONLY BRITISH AIR SERVICE, TO AND FROM THE CONTINENT, THE SAFEST IN THE WORLD
Perkins & Tonkin list as interior picture D (3 types) - this is the cabin of a de Havilland DH34 carrying 9
passengers.
second image with borders courtesy of David Ogden

Estimate
$60.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
INTERIOR OF AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE mid-distant view of cloth seats looking back
INTERIOR OF AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE  mid-distant view of cloth seats looking back
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LTD., CROYDON AERODROME
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, see “Postcards of the British Empire Exhibition Wembley 1924 & 1925 “ Part 1 (1994) and Part 2 (2004) by Mike Perkins & Bill Tonkin, published by the
Exhibition Study Group, for a study of the cards sold at the Exhibition.
revisions to card comments and information on aircraft provided by David Ogden.

Card Comment

Perkins & Tonkin. list as interior picture C (1 type) - this is the cabin of a Bristol type 62 carrying 8 passengers.

Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
INTERIOR OF AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE wicker seats looking back
INTERIOR OF AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS PASSENGER AEROPLANE  wicker seats looking back
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LTD., CROYDON AERODROME
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, see “Postcards of the British Empire Exhibition Wembley 1924 & 1925 “ Part 1 (1994) and Part 2 (2004) by Mike Perkins & Bill Tonkin, published by the
Exhibition Study Group, for a study of the cards sold at the Exhibition.
revisions to card comments and information on aircraft provided by David Ogden.

Card Comment

Perkins & Tonkin. list as interior picture B (2 types) - this is the cabin of a Handley Page W8f “Hamilton”
carrying 12 passengers
various combinations of fronts and backs, some images courtesy of David Ogden

Estimate
$40.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
OVER THE CHANNEL. COMFORT, PLEASURE AND CONFIDENCE IN AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LINER
OVER THE CHANNEL. COMFORT, PLEASURE AND CONFIDENCE IN AN IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LINER
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS LTD., CROYDON AERODROME
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, see “Postcards of the British Empire Exhibition Wembley 1924 & 1925 “ Part 1 (1994) and Part 2 (2004) by Mike Perkins & Bill Tonkin, published by the
Exhibition Study Group, for a study of the cards sold at the Exhibition.
revisions to card comments and information on aircraft provided by David Ogden.

Card Comment

although stated on the back to be a REAL PHOTOGRAPH postcard, this is an artist’s impression of passengers looking out of the windows. (Perkins & Tonkin list 2 types.)

Estimate
$80.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
pilot A.L. WILCOCKSON standing by airplane wheel
pilot A.L. WILCOCKSON standing by airplane wheel
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS, LTD. CROYDON AERODROME pilots
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, titles taken from facsimile autograph on front of cards

Card Comment

facsimile autograph on front, back THE ONLY BRITISH AIR SERVICE TO AND FROM THE CONTINENT not listed by Perkins & Tonkin.

Estimate
$80.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
pilot F.F. MINCHIN standing in front of wheel and aircraft wing
pilot F.F. MINCHIN standing in front of wheel and aircraft wing
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS, LTD. CROYDON AERODROME pilots
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, titles taken from facsimile autograph on front of cards

Card Comment

back THE ONLY BRITISH AIR SERVICE, TO AND FROM THE CONTINENT, THE SAFEST IN THE WORLD, not listed by Perkins & Tonkin

Estimate
$80.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
pilot GORDON P. OLLEY standing with one hand on front of aircraft wing
pilot GORDON P. OLLEY standing with one hand on front of aircraft wing
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS, LTD. CROYDON AERODROME pilots
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, titles taken from facsimile autograph on front of cards

Card Comment

back THE ONLY BRITISH AIR SERVICE, TO AND FROM THE CONTINENT, THE SAFEST IN THE WORLD, not listed by Perkins & Tonkin

Estimate
$80.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
pilot in cockpit. LESLIE A. WALTERS (from autograph)
pilot in cockpit. LESLIE A. WALTERS (from autograph)
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS, LTD. CROYDON AERODROME pilots
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, titles taken from facsimile autograph on front of cards

Card Comment

facsimile autograph on front, back THE ONLY BRITISH AIR SERVICE TO AND FROM THE CONTINENT not listed by Perkins & Tonkin.

Estimate
$80.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
pilot O.P. JONES standing in front of aircraft wing carrying HANNOVER BERLIN notice
pilot  O.P. JONES standing in front of aircraft wing carrying HANNOVER BERLIN notice
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS, LTD. CROYDON AERODROME pilots
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, titles taken from facsimile autograph on front of cards

Card Comment

facsimile autograph on front ; THE ONLY BRITISH AIR SERVICE TO AND FROM THE CONTINENT on back, not listed by Perkins & Tonkin.

Estimate
$80.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
pilot ROBERT H. McINTOSH standing against wheel of aircraft
pilot ROBERT H. McINTOSH standing against wheel of aircraft
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS, LTD. CROYDON AERODROME pilots
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, titles taken from facsimile autograph on front of cards

Card Comment

comes with & w/o with POST CARD NO. 1A/C/11 on back, facsimile autograph on front, back THE ONLY BRITISH AIR SERVICE TO AND FROM THE CONTINENT not listed by Perkins & Tonkin.

Estimate
$80.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
pilot W. AMSTRONG stands in front of airplane wing
pilot W. AMSTRONG stands in front of  airplane wing
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS, LTD. CROYDON AERODROME pilots
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, titles taken from facsimile autograph on front of cards

Card Comment

facsimile autograph on front
THE ONLY BRITISH AIR SERVICE TO AND FROM THE CONTINENT, THE SAFEST IN THE WORLD on back

Estimate
$80.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
pilot W. ROGERS standing by airplane wheel marked PALMER CORP
pilot W. ROGERS standing by airplane wheel  marked PALMER CORP
Set Title
IMPERIAL AIRWAYS, LTD. CROYDON AERODROME pilots
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, REAL PHOTOGRAPH, titles taken from facsimile autograph on front of cards

Card Comment

comes with & w/o with POST CARD NO. 1A/C/24 on back, facsimile autograph on front, back THE ONLY BRITISH AIR SERVICE TO AND FROM THE CONTINENT not listed by Perkins & Tonkin.

Estimate
$80.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical