Details For Cover ID# 27221

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Cover Type: Foreign origin, inbound to USA with US stamp(s)
Entered by: frajola
Added on:Jun 19, 18
Edited on:Jun 19, 18
 
Postmark: Nov 2, 1861
Origin: London, UNITED KINGDOM
Destination: San Francisco, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

[Too Late for the Pony Express] letter to San Francisco headed "London, 2 November 1861" and "p (Cunard Steamer) Niagara & Pony Express" aand with additional "p Pony Express" endorsement on the address leaf of letter sent under separate cover via a forwarding agent in New York City, At New York City they realized the Pony Express had just stopped running (Wells Fargo announced the termination of the Pony Express on 26 October) and they corrected the address leaf endorsement to read "Overland Mail via St. Joseph Mo," letter posted by the forwarder with 10c Green, Type I (#62B) tied by New York 18 November postmark

Owner's ID: 3494
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? Yes, price not specified.   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]