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Cover Type: USA domestic stampless
Entered by: frajola
Added on:Aug 8, 18
Edited on:Aug 29, 18
Postmark: Nov 19, 1850
Origin: Salt Lake Deseret, Utah, UNITED STATES
Destination: Sabula, Iowa, UNITED STATES

[Salt Lake Deseret November 19, 1850] manuscript postmark and 10¢ due on letter to Sabula, Iowa, the only reported example of this style postmark


The mail left on November 22 with the third Woodson trip - forced back due to heavy snows. Finally left on May 1, 1851 and arrived in Independence on May 31, earliest known contract mail letter from Salt Lake City

(MWE Figure 7-2), ex Risvold and Walske

Owner's ID: 4047
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No