Details For Cover ID# 26901

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Feb 6, 18
Edited on:Feb 6, 18
 
Postmark: Dec 20, 1870
Origin: New York, New York, UNITED STATES
Destination: New York, New York, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

2c black on buff postal entire (#U54), sealed rear flap, "New York City Dec 20" (1870) carrier postmark with segmented cork cancel to local street address, drop letter use, imprint at left of "Chas. Rogers & Co. Importers of Fancy Goods and Human Hair, 317 Canal Street, New York, (2d block West of Broadway)". Blue "C.E. Hartung & Co. New York. Oct 20 1870" merchant's receiving circular datestamp.

C.E. Hartung & Co. was in the business of importing (from France) and selling human hair for men and women, toupees and wigs, and hair grooming supplies such as curling iron heaters, etc.

Owner's ID: 1881
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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