Details For Cover ID# 25239

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Cover Type: USA domestic stampless
Entered by: feldman
Added on:Mar 15, 17
Edited on:Mar 15, 17
 
Postmark: Nov 1, 1873 (Central Pacific R.R. ticket office cachet)
Origin: Sacramento, California, UNITED STATES
Destination: San Francisco, California, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

Railroad Business envelope of the Central Pacific R.R. carried privately by the railroad from Sacramento to San Francisco. The envelope also promoted the "Palace Sleeping Coaches" of George Pullman which were named by the C.P.R.R. as the "Silver Palace" service running, initially Sacramento through to Omaha and then from San Francisco. Brought into operation as soon as the lines were connected at Promantory.

 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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