Details For Cover ID# 26057

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: frajola
Added on:Aug 6, 17
Edited on:Jul 10, 19
Postmark: Jun 7, 1860
Origin: Eagle Town, Arkansas, UNITED STATES
Destination: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES

[Butterfield Overland Route] Eagle Town, Ark, June 7, 1860 (Choctaw Nation) manuscript postmark and matching cancel on 3c Dull Red (#26) on cover addressed to the Col. Peter P. Pitchylnn at Washington, D.C., ex Kramer

Peter P. Pitchlynn was elected Principal Chief of the Choctaws in 1864 and served until 1866. In 1860 he was in Washington to address national affairs of the Choctaw. Despite wanting to avoid the war, the Choctaw were not permitted to remain neutral. Some allied with the Confederacy.

Owner's ID: 3272
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.
[SNS 9] SNS# 9 [1857 3¢ Dull Red - USA Stamps 1857-1860 Issue]