Details For Cover ID# 13835

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Cover Type: USA outbound with stamp(s)
Entered by: steve w
Added on:Sep 20, 09
Edited on:Sep 20, 09
 
Postmark: Jul 17, 1869
Origin: New York, New York, UNITED STATES
Destination: Paris, FRANCE
 
Description: Franked by an 1869 Issue 15c type I stamp paying the 15c French Treaty rate, and rated for a 6 cents credit to France for carriage by American Packet via England. Carried by the Inman Line steamer "City of Boston," which left NY on July 17 and arrived in Liverpool (GB) on July 28. Entered France via Calais on July 29 per the blue "Etats-Unis Serv. Am. Calais" postmark. The Paris forwarder, John Munroe & Co., then forwarded it to Heidelberg, Germany with 30 centimes French postage paid on July 29. It was subsequently forwarded from Heidelberg to Brussels, Belgium with 2 decimes postage due.
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.
[SNS 32] SNS# 32 [1869 15¢ Brown & Blue - USA Stamps 1869 Issue]