airmail flight cover: Pan American World Airways, Malaysia
|Dimensions:||5 x 9 1/2 inches (12.7 x 24.1 cm)|
|Credit Line:||Gift of the Captain John B. Russell Family|
|Accession Number:||2012.149.2336 a b|
|Subcategory:||Airmail Flight Cover|
|Airline:||Pan American World Airways|
a. Airmail flight cover, postmarked Johore, Malaysia, August 31, 1957; white envelope with orange and black map of Malaysia printed at left, “First day cover commemorating Malayan Independence.” b. Backing sheet with two sets of mounting corners, with handwritten caption: “First day cover of Malaya” and black and white photograph of Pan American World Airways, Douglas DC-6.