Details For Cover ID# 27153

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:May 7, 18
Edited on:May 7, 18
 
Postmark: Feb 1, 1854
Origin: San Francisco, UNITED STATES
Destination: New Bedford, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

6c green on buff Nesbitt entire (#U14) with "San Francisco Cal. 1 Mar." (1854) circular datestamp to New Bedford, Mass.  Endorsed "John L. Stephens" and manuscript "2 mo. 28. 1854, with some sales".

The PMSS (Pacific Mail Steamship Company) John L. Stephens departed San Francisco on March 1, 1854 under the command of Captain Robert H. Pearson, arrived in Panama City on March 14, traveled on the Panama Railroad across the Isthmus, and departed Aspinwall March 20 on the USMSC (United States Mail Steamship Company) Ohio, which arrived at New York on March 29. 

Owner's ID: 1971
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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