Written by Alessandro Ricci on . Published in In Evidenza, Free Space.
BREAD AND WORK
The “AID OF AMERICA“Indicated in the postmark are those of the ERP European Recovery Program, known as Marshall Plan.
The plan was announced on June 5, 1947, at Harvard University, by U.S. Secretary of State George Marshall, former general chief of staff of the United States Army, throughout the Second World War.
The postmark AMERICA AID BREAD AND WORK
is from the NAPLES Arrivals and Distribution office
the time 18-19 and the day and month 25 IV are not legible, the year that presumably is the end of the 1940s
The “TARGHETTA” stamp is a special type of mechanical stamp consisting of two parts, a crown with the indications of the place, the date and time with an advertising message from a company alongside, on the right or left. a lottery, an exhibition, or a public utility such as taking out loans, road safety, censuses, vaccinations, etc.
from the author’s archive
Naples, ERP, Marshall