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Cancellations or Postmarks stamped during the 1867-1918 period within the borders of the former Austria-Hungary territory. The postmark should be clearly identifiable, so that the current country can be identified (in brackets). The 24 provinces and districts (as of 1850) are used as structure.

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CisleithaniaEdit

In German: Österreichische Reichshälfte.

BohemiaEdit

See the main, exhaustive gallery Postmarks of the Czech lands.

Bukovina - BukowinaEdit

Northern partEdit

The Northern part of the Bukovina province (districts of Czernowitz, Kotzman, Storozynetz and Wiznitz) is now in Ukraine.

Southern partEdit

The Southern part of the Bukovina province (districts of Gurahumora, Kimpolung, Radautz, Sereth and Suczawa) is now in Romania.

Carinthia - KärntenEdit

The Austrian partEdit

The Italian partEdit

The Malborghet region (South of the Villach district) was attributed to Italy after WWI.

Carniola - KrainEdit

Coastal Province (Austrian Littoral)Edit

The Croatian partEdit

The Italian partEdit

Friuli-Venezia Giulia Region.

Dalmatia (Kingdom)Edit

Galicia - GalizienEdit

This large province has been split after WWI between Poland and Ukraine. See the main galleries Postmarks of Ukraine, 1850-1919 and Postmarks of Poland, 1850-1919.

Lower Austria - NiederösterreichEdit

See the main, exhaustive gallery Postmarks of Austria, sections Lower Austria and Vienna.

MoraviaEdit

See the main, exhaustive gallery Postmarks of the Czech lands.

SalzburgEdit

See the main, exhaustive gallery Postmarks of Austria

Austrian Silesia - SchlesienEdit

See the main, exhaustive gallery Postmarks of the Czech lands for the part in Czechoslovakia.

 
The autonomous town of Bielitz has been attributed to Poland after WWI

Styria - SteiermarkEdit

See the main, exhaustive gallery Postmarks of Austria

The Austrian partEdit

The Slovenian partEdit

The southern districts (Bezirkshauptmannschaften) Cilli, Luttenberg, Marburg, Pettau, Rann and Windisch-Graz were attributed to the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes after WWI. See the article List of historical German names for places in Slovenia in Wikipedia for more precise data.

Tyrol - TirolEdit

The Austrian partEdit

Only 8 of the 21 Tiroler Bezirkshaupfmannschaften joined the Republic of Austria after WWI.

The Italian part (South Tyrol) - SüdtirolEdit

Upper Austria - OberösterreichEdit

See the main, exhaustive gallery Postmarks of Austria

VorarlbergEdit

TransleithaniaEdit

In German: Ungarische Reichshälfte.

Hungary (Kingdom)Edit

Includes the 2 Military Frontier (Border) Districts since 1871, and the Mur Island.

Sorted by cancellation date

Postmarks of postoffices opened before the creation of Hungarian stamps in 1871. Based on the Müller 1930 catalog.

Direction Igazgatosag of PESTEdit

Central Hungary in 1930

KK Franz Joseph issue 1867 used before first Hungarian issueEdit
Stamps of the Kingdom of Hungary (Pest)Edit

Direction of OEDENBURGEdit

Western Hungary in 1930.

KK Franz Joseph issue 1867 used before first Hungarian issueEdit
Stamps of the Kingdom of Hungary (Sopron)Edit

Direction of GROSSWARDEIN (Nagy Varad)Edit

Eastern Hungary in 1930.

Former Military Frontier - MilitärgrenzeEdit

Mur Island - MurinselEdit

SlovakiaEdit

Northern part of the Kingdom, attributed to Czechoslovakia after WWI. See the exhaustive gallery in Postmarks of Slovakia.

Attributed to (the Great) Romania after WWIEdit

Not part of the Transylvania province

Attributed to Austria after WWIEdit

Burgenland.

Croatia-Slavonia (Kingdom)Edit

Includes Syrmia.

Sorted by cancellation date

Military Frontier (until 1871) - MilitärgrenzeEdit

Complete Hungarians sovereignty on January 1, 1871.

Temes District - Temeser BanatEdit

Split between Serbia and Romania.

Transylvania - SiebenbürgenEdit

Postdirektionsbezirk Grosswardein, now in Romania.

Voivodina - Woiwodschaft SerbienEdit