Sweden Africa Helicopter Mail

Airmail to Africa, then Helicopter Mail. One of the more unusual covers to come my way is the illustrated airmail flimsy that was sent from Göteborg to Liberia, West Africa, in 1957. Then it was transported in that country by…...

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Sweden Clipper Wreckmail 1943

I had earlier indulged in some domestic crashpost covers, (word indulged indicates serious expense) and now have extended to a foreign one, where incoming to Sweden, with a Swedish explanatory etiquette visible. It’s a commercial airmail flimsy to Stockholm sent…...

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Sweden Crown Post

Sweden’s Crown Post (or State Courier Post) operated from earliest times, (sixteenth century, possibly earlier) and distributed the kings’ and parliaments’ decrees and notices by private courier, outside the jurisdiction of the public body, the General (Royal) Post Office, KGPS,…...

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Sweden Artic Iron Ore railway

Part 1: 1896-1903 (acknowledging the format and part-content of Herr B. Reher, in German) The railway known to Swedes as the Malmbanen (iron ore line) was built from Luleå (port) to Gällivare (mining town) between the years (August) 1875, and…...

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