Details For Cover ID# 27320

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: frajola
Added on:Aug 8, 18
Edited on:Aug 29, 18
 
Postmark: Dec 24, 1859
Origin: Lincoln, Illinois, UNITED STATES
Destination: Grizzley Flat, California, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

[Westbound Overland] cover with manuscript "Overland" directive, 3c dull red (#26) paying short distance rate to Grizzly Flatt, California tied by Lincoln, Illinois postmark (town of Lincoln was named for Abraham Lincoln), original 1859 letter of William EB Houston dated from Big Prarie, Illinois

(MWE figure 7-16) ex Walske

Owner's ID: 4084
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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[SNS 9] SNS# 9 [1857 3¢ Dull Red - USA Stamps 1857-1860 Issue]