Details For Cover ID# 26043

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Cover Type: USA outbound with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Aug 4, 17
Edited on:Aug 4, 17
 
Postmark: Aug 31, 1869
Origin: Boston, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
Destination: New York, New York, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

1869 3c ultramarine (#114) with cork cancel and "Boston Mass. Aug 31 5 AM" circular datestamp (Blake no. 1052) on buff cover to New York, with printed corner card of "Hovey, Mead & Co. Produce Commission Merchants 71 North, and 24 Shoe & Leather Street, Boston."

Blake records this 24mm Boston postmark as known from May 1869 to July 9 1870, so this most likely dates from 1869.

Owner's ID: 1577
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.
[SNS 28] SNS# 28 [1869 3¢ Blue - USA Stamps 1869 Issue]