Details For Cover ID# 27318

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Cover Type: USA outbound stampless
Entered by: frajola
Added on:Aug 8, 18
Edited on:Aug 29, 18
Postmark: Jan 2, 1857
Origin: Salt Lake City, Utah, UNITED STATES
Destination: Liverpool, UNITED KINGDOM

[Utah via California to England, 1857] blue Salt Lake City Utah January 2 (1857) postmark, "Paid" handstamp and 29c rate on cover endorsed "Via California" to Liverpool, England, carried on the Chorpenning route via Nevada and over the Old Spanish Trail to San Pedro, then via San Francisco, Panama to New York to catch the Cunard Line steamer Persia for Liverpool, red America Liverpool Paid March 28 1857 arrival postmark, cover minor restoration at top left

The sender wisely chose to send via California as the January 7 eastbound mail from Salt Lake was forced by snow to return to Salt Lake City

(MWE Figure 7-11), ex Walske

Owner's ID: 4078
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? Yes