Details For Cover ID# 25678

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:May 13, 17
Edited on:May 13, 17
 
Postmark: Sep 14, 1860
Origin: New York, New York, UNITED STATES
Destination: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

1857 issue 1c blue type V (#24) tied by "New-York Sep 14 1860" circular datestamp, and 3c dull red type III (#26) with grid cancel, to-the-mails carrier use to the post office, on cover to Philadelphia. 1860 docketing.

Note that a street address is given in Philadelphia. If it was delivered by carrier to addressee in Philadelphia, as it probably was, the 1c fee would have been collected in cash, as it was not possible to prepay the carrier delivery fee from out-of-state.

Owner's ID: 1476
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.
[SNS 8] SNS# 8 [1857 1¢ Blue - USA Stamps 1857-1860 Issue]
[SNS 9] SNS# 9 [1857 3¢ Dull Red - USA Stamps 1857-1860 Issue]