Details For Cover ID# 19256

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Mar 2, 12
Edited on:Mar 2, 12
 
Postmark: Oct 31, 1861
Origin: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES
Destination: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES
 
Description: 1-cent blue on buff star die postal entire (#U19) with two strikes of octagon "U.S.P.O. Dispatch Phila. Oct 31 11 AM" (1861) carrier marking, to street address in Philadelphia. With original printed enclosure from Jay Cooke & Co. offering U.S. Treasury Notes by subscription at 7-3/10% interest (offered in 1861) for financing the Civil War. Ungummed flap on envelope.
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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