Designer Herman Herbert Schwartz relied on photographs of oil derricks, storage tanks, and a sludge flare to create a scene depicting an Alberta oil field.
|National Archives of Canada|
|Silas Robert Allen engaving|
National Archives of Canada
Registered Domestic Parcel
Ballot boxes sent prior to a Federal election by Returning Officers addressed to Deputy Returning Officers were liable to postage at the parcel rate. Registration was optional.
|Annapolis Royal to Malvern Square, N.S., August 15, 1953|
8 lb. 4 oz. ballot box sent registered
International Air Mail
|Toronto to Adelaide, Australia, July 23, 1952|
50 cents paying 1/2 oz. air mail letter rate to Australia ( 2 x 25c per 1/4 oz.)
|Montreal to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, July 25, 1952|
60 cents paying the 1 1/2 oz. airmail letter rate ( 6 x 10c per 1/4 oz.)
Registered International Air Mail
|Winnipeg to Stockholm, June 23, 1952|
30 cents paying 1/2 oz.air mail letter rate ( 2 x 15c per 1/4 oz.) + 20 cents registration