Details For Cover ID# 19872

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Cover Type: USA domestic stampless
Entered by: tom mazza
Added on:Sep 11, 12
Edited on:Sep 11, 12
Postmark: Apr 4, 1790
Origin: New York, New York, UNITED STATES
Destination: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES
Description: Single 1788 60 to 100 mile rate New York to Philadelphia. New York straigntline mark is type N, full name, upper and lower case, separated by a hyphen, reported November 1789 to early May 1790. One pennyweight eight grains is the equivalent of 4 pence sterling, which is rounded to 7 pence of local Pennsylvania currency. The local rate of 9 pence includes a 2 pence carrier fee.
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? Yes