Examples of the cancels, when available are posted.
RR040: The Chicago, St. Paul, Minneapolis & Omaha Railway
This railroad was controlled by the Chicago & Northwestern Railway at the time of the use of these printed cancels. The railroad was known as "The Omaha Road."
Type 1: One line of plain type caps and lower case letters. Caps 2.5mm high. Top line 25mm long; "Ry. Co." is 12.5mm long. Solid line 16.5mm long is 7.5mm below and to the left. No date.
1ct Pale Blue a. Normal (1) Roulette
Type 2: Same as above except with date 2mm high. Date 1899 including period is 8mm long. Solid line plus date is 25mm long. Figure 1 of date is serifed.
1ct Pale Blue a. Dated 1899 (1) Roulette
as. Varieties (1) "&" is .4mm high, Roulette
Type 2, 1ct a.(1)
Type 3: Two lines of plain type caps and lower case letters. Caps 2.5mm high. Top line 25mm long; "Ry. Co." is 13mm long. Series of 26 dots is 16.5mm long and 5.4mm below "Ry. Co." Dates are 2.4mm high; 1900 is 8mm long. 1901 is 6.5mm long. No period after date. Figure 1 of date is not serifed.
1ct Pale Blue a. Dated 1900 (2) HH
av. Invert (2) HH
b. Dated 1901 (2) HH
Type 3, 1ct b.(2)
1901 hyphen hole