Expedition Mail of the Himalaya


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Appendix C

1933 British Mt. Everest Climbing Expedition Cover

Details of Cover EV33-M1_007


Cover addressed to Jubbulpore, India, bearing a KVG 1a3p stamp. The cover shows two expedition marks on front and stamp is tied by Gangtok cancel (Type ?) dated 27 May 1933. Cover was sent from William 'Smidge' Smyth-Windham (initials UR), the chief radio operator. Jubbulpore, India receiving mark on reverse dated ? May 1933.

Courtesy of the Bard Collection, www.himalayana.com

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