Details For Cover ID# 16045

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Cover Type: CSA with stamp(s)
Entered by: haascovers
Added on:Jun 23, 10
Edited on:Jun 23, 10
 
Postmark: 1861
Origin: Athens, Georgia, UNITED STATES
Destination: Yorktown, Virginia, UNITED STATES
 
Description: Athens 5-cent postmaster's provisional [5X1] to a military address.  Illustrated corner card of the Lucy Cobb Institute in Athens.  Same family as Howell Cobb and Hall-Of-Fame baseball player Ty Cobb.  
Founded in 1858, the Lucy Cobb Institute quickly gained a reputation as one of the finest girl's schools in the south.  More information can be found at....
http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?id=h-2624
 
  
Owner's ID: mp3540
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.