Frankfurt (DE)

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Frankfurt am Main (there is also a Frankfurt am Oder) is the largest city (701.350 inhabitants end 2013) in the German state of Hesse. Frankfurt ranks among the world's leading financial centres. It is home to the European Central Bank, Deutsche Bundesbank, Frankfurt Stock Exchange and several large commercial banks. The European Central Bank is the central bank of the eurozone, consisting of 18 EU member states that have adopted the Euro (€) as their common currency and sole legal tender. The Deutsche Bundesbank is the central bank of Germany and as such part of the European System of Central Banks. This city is now divided in 46 parts.

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Postmarks in Unified-Germany

Postal codes: 60001–60599, 65901–65936

DC at office 6 in 1967.
First flight LH 468 Frankfurt to Austin with Airbus A330-300, 3 May 2019
First flight A330 with Lufthansa Austin Frankfurt, 3 May 2019

Postmarks in Allied Occupied Germany

PLZ 16

Frankfurt (Main) 1

FRANKFURT (MAIN) 1 zoa 31.1.46. -16

Sud 10

FRANKFURT (MAIN) SÜD 10 d with slogan not yet denazified STADT DES DEUTSCHEN HANDWERKS
FRANKFURT (MAIN) SÜD 10 i with slogan not yet denazified STADT DES DEUTSCHEN HANDWERKS

West 13

FRANKFURT (MAIN) WEST 13 c 12.12.45.- denazified
FRANKFURT (MAIN) g e. 23.11.45.-12
FRANKFURT (MAIN) h Slogan Cancel Vergiss nicht Strasse und Hausnummer anzugeben with partially obliterated, denazified slogan STADT DES DEUTSCHEN HANDWERKS 11.6.46.-12
FRANKFURT (MAIN) zo Handrollerstempel 28.12.45.-18

Special Postmarks

FRANKFURT (MAIN)2 23.8.48 LANDWIRTSCHAFTLICHE AUSSTELLUNG FRANKFURT.M 29.AUG.-5.SEPT.1948

Postmarks in Empire of Germany (1872-1945)

Since 1 January 1872.

Circle FRANKFURT, MAIN 1 in 1884
Bridge FRANKFURT (MAIN) in 1895
Bridge FRANKFURT (MAIN) 1 in 1902
Bridge FRANKFURT (MAIN) in 1921
Circle FRANKFURT (MAIN) 1 in 1923
Bridge FRANKFURT WW in 1925
Michel No. 548, postmarked at "Frankfurt (Main)", 12-09-1934
Michel No. 622; postamrked at "Frankfurt (Main), 07-1936
Bridge FRANKFURT (MAIN) 1 in 1922

Sub-offices

Frame at WESTENDE in 1872ca. Sold 2,200 DM in 1985.
Circle at SACHSENHAUSEN in 1902.
Bridge at FRANKFURT (MAIN) 9 in 1902.
Bridge in 1924. West 13 (?)
Circle FRANKFURT (MAIN) 2 in 1936.

Railway postmarks

See main page Frankfurt am Main Bahnpost (DE)

Covers, Cards and Postal Stationery

FRANKFURT (MAIN) 1 parcel card posted 14/4/1920 to Kristiania
FRANKFURT (MAIN) POSTKARTE to Livorno (IT) 21/11/1883

Postmarks in North German Confederation (1867-1871)

SACHSENHAUSEN (the largest town district) in 1868.
In 1869.
Frame POSTEXPEDITION in 1871.

Postmarks by Thurn und Taxis and Prussia

Free town in Hesse. The post authority was taken by Prussia on 1 January 1867, hence a specific issue in kreuzer.

4 Rings 220 on the first issue (1852). There will be 7 types.
4 Rings 220 on a 1860 issue.
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3 Rings 220 (one of 3 types).
On a Prussia kreuzer issue 1867.
Circles on the last issue of Prussia.

Covers

DC FRANKFURT 3 MAI 1854 11-12 to Rheinberg (Prussia).
4 Rings 220 and circle FRANKFURT A.M. on a 27kr cover to Albanie (Turkey, now Greece) in 1864ca. Sold 2,400 SF in 2000.
4 Rings 220 (large 2) and circle FRANKFURT A.M. on a 16kr cover to Turkey on 6 May (1867). Sold 3,200 SF in 2000.
4 Rings 220 (small 2) and circle FRANKFURT A.M. BAHNHOF.
Circle FRANKFURT A.M. - HEIDELBERG BAHNPOST on a 21kr cover to Milan on 19 February (1867). Proposed 500 DM in 1985.

Meter cancels (all periods)

Meter cancel 1951
Meter cancel Frankfurt (Main) - 9, 1952.
Meter cancel 1953
Meter cancel 1954
Meter cancel 1955
Meter cancel 1956
Meter cancel 1959
Meter cancel 1959
Meter cancel 1960
Meter cancel 1963
Meter cancel Frankfurt am Main - 7, Postal code 6, Year 1964.
Meter cancel 1964
Meter cancel 1966
Meter cancel Frankfurt am Main - 6, 1967.
Meter cancel Frankfurt am Main - 16, 1968.
Meter cancel Frankfurt am Main, 1968.
Meter cancel 1984
Meter cancel Frankfurt am Main, 1991.
Meter cancel Frankfurt am Main, 1991.
Meter cancel Frankfurt am Main - 11, 1995.
Meter cancel Frankfurt am Main - 103, 1996.
Meter cancel Frankfurt 2000.
Meter cancel Frankfurt 2001.
Meter cancel Frankfurt 2002.
Meter cancel Frankfurt am Main 2007.
Meter cancel Frankfurt am Main 2007.