Details For Cover ID# 15939

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: haascovers
Added on:Jun 21, 10
Edited on:Jun 21, 10
Postmark: Sep 28, 1864
Origin: Rock Island, Illinois, UNITED STATES
Destination: Macon, Georgia, UNITED STATES
Description: Prisoner of War cover via Flag of Truce.  Examined (blue oval) before mailing.  Sent from Rock Island Barracks via Richmond, where Confederate stamp canceled.   
A very unusual use of a postal stationery entire from a prisoner of war.
Owner's ID: mp3618
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.