HLF15-24 : 2015 - Maxi FDC USA-FRANCE "Stopover 19 Rochefort - HERMIONE / LAFAYETTE"
N°HLF15-24 : Maxi FDC USA - FRANCE "April 18 - August 29, 2015 : 235 years after the Marquis de LAFAYETTE - Maiden Crossing HERMIONE - Starting from the Isle of Aix of the French Tall Ship of Liberty HERMIONE to United States / June 5-7, 2015 : Stopover No. 4 of the Tall Ship HERMIONE in Yorktown (Virginia, USA) - Tall ships Challenge / August 29, 2015 : Stopover No. 19 in Rochefort (France) - Special postmarked - Go back of the French Tall ship HERMIONE in her Homeport - End of Travel / The dog ICE TEA (Belgian Shepherd) & JUNA (Australian Shepherd, Aussie) looking the Return of HERMIONE from a beach of the Isle of Aix" (Size : 16,2 x 22,9 cm) 2015 :
Franked USA 1 value First Class "US Flag, 2002" cancelled with philatelic cachet "Yorktown - Battle of Chesapeake 1781-2015 / French Fleet ‘Ville de Paris’, Commander De Grasse" (Virginia, USA) dated June 5, 2015
+ Complementary postage USA 1 value 13c "US Bicentennial - Lafayette"
+ Complementary postage France 1 value Economic letter 20g grey "Marianne and Youth, 2015" on Private display unit "Hermione in the steps of Lafayette" postmarked in Rochefort "Go back of Hermione / Tall ship" (France) dated August 29, 2015
+ Red cachet Rochefort "Stopover No. 19 - Go back Hermione at the Homeport" (France) dated August 29, 2015
+ Postal link Rochefort (France) - Strasbourg "Council of Europe" (France) with Mail Office cachet on back
Limited edition 100 copies - VERY RARE