Details For Cover ID# 27331

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Cover Type: CSA stampless
Entered by: frajola
Added on:Aug 8, 18
Edited on:Aug 29, 18
 
Postmark: Oct 4, 1863
Origin: Grenada Via Richmond, Mississippi, UNITED STATES
Destination: Via Baltimore - San Francisco, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

[CSA Through The Lines to California], Crittenden correspondence cover to San Francisco, cover contained a letter of James Chittenden (a Captain in CSA Army), dated 4 October 1863 from Grenada, Mississippi, letter addressed in his hand, smuggled from Richmond to Baltimore where it entered the mails with 10c Green (#68) tied by blue Baltimore 6 January postmark, reverse with San Francisco Cal Advertised Feb 18 backstamp, cover with long tears and faults, the letter was sold in Frajola auction #2, lot #52 and was purchased by Clements Library

ex Walske

Owner's ID: 4192
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
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]