Details For Cover ID# 2659

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: gtyson
Added on:Feb 3, 08
Edited on:Mar 16, 09
 
Postmark: Jun 4, 1861 (Confederate Old Stamps Not Recognized)
Origin: San Jacinto, Texas, UNITED STATES
Destination: Galveston, Texas, UNITED STATES
 
Description: #26, not recognized by San Jacinto P.O.because it was posted after June 1, 1861 when U.S. stamps were demonitized by the Confederacy. With ms. "Paid 5 cts" -- the new CSA rate for less than 500 miles. Written up in Opinions IV.
Owner's ID: gtyson
 
Certificate? Yes
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]