Details For Cover ID# 15824

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: haascovers
Added on:Jun 20, 10
Edited on:Jun 20, 10
 
Postmark: Jan 15, 1847
Origin: New York, New York, UNITED STATES
Destination: New York, New York, UNITED STATES
 
Description: Local letter, delivered by City Despatch Post operated by Abraham Mead. Franked with green adhesive (40L2), made from Greig's plate, with the value changed from three cents to two cents. Handstamp "CITY DESPATCH POST/P.O." adopted by Mead, who reopened the post after the closing of the government carrier office in late November 1846. Mead had been one of the carriers. Cancelled by "FREE" in octagon.
Owner's ID: mp00313
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? Yes