Details For Cover ID# 26933

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Cover Type: USA outbound with stamp(s)
Entered by: frajola
Added on:Feb 18, 18
Edited on:Feb 19, 18
 
Postmark: May 28, 1869
Origin: Stratham, New Hampshire, UNITED STATES
Destination: Swatow, CHINA
 
Description:

[Via California and trans-continental RR to China], 10c Green (#68) tied to Wingate correspondence cover to Swatow, China, Stratham, NH May 28 1869 origin postmark and endorsed "Via California" at top, New York transit and instead of a NY exchange, it could now transmitted on the newly completed Trans-continental railway to the San Francisco, Cal exchange office, their magenta "Jul3 Paid All" exchange, carried on PMSS steamer Great Republic via Japan to Hong Kong, "Hong Kong 6 Aug 69" transit and "A Swatow Aug 7 69" arrival backstamps

an early use on the new route

Owner's ID: 3401
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? Yes, for US$ 1500.   Interested in this cover? Contact frajola.
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.
[SNS 20] SNS# 20 [1861 10¢ Green - USA Stamps 1861-1865 Issue]