Details For Cover ID# 16224

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Cover Type: Foreign origin, inbound to USA with US stamp(s)
Entered by: haascovers
Added on:Jun 27, 10
Edited on:Jun 27, 10
 
Postmark: 1865
Origin: Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA
Destination: San Francisco (?), UNITED STATES
 
Description: Vancouver Island 1865 5c Rose (Scott 5)  with US 2c (Scott 73) and 5c (Scott 76) on 3c entire. Vancouver stamp cancelled by blue "Paid" in oval handstamp. US stamps cancelled by Wells Fargo Victoria oval datestamp (date indistinct). All used on unaddressed 3c entire with Wells Fargo black "California and Coast Routes" frank as pasteup.  No address visible, but rate typical of that to San Francisco at the time. No indication that any service other than Wells Fargo handled the item in the US.
Haas pencil "APE-111" inventory at lower left
Ex Haas
Owner's ID: mp1049
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.
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[SNS 19] SNS# 19 [1861 5¢ Brown - USA Stamps 1861-1865 Issue]