Details For Cover ID# 25247

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: feldman
Added on:Mar 17, 17
Edited on:Mar 17, 17
 
Postmark: Apr 23, 1875 (Station Agents date stamp of Mahoningtown Station on the Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne & Chicago R.R.)
Origin: Mahonington, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES
Destination: West Chester, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

Plimpton Die 56 envelope put onto Route 2429 Newcastle to Homewood of 15 miles at Manoningtown, 2 miles south of Newcastle to receive the Station Agents date stamp (Towle560-S-2) "P. Ft. W. & C. R'y. MAHONG'TOWN STATION". Carried 13 miles south to Homewood for transfer to Route 9002 (Pittsburgh to Chicago of 468 miles) for the 33 miles east to Pittsburgh. Transferred east for Philadelphia and West Chester.

This examples was Charles Towles discovery copy.

 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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[SNS 38] SNS# 38 [1870 3¢ Green - USA Stamps 1870-1880 Issues]