Details For Cover ID# 280

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Cover Type: CSA with stamp(s)
Entered by: roncipolla
Added on:Dec 6, 07
Edited on:Feb 2, 08
 
Postmark: Aug 16, 1863 (HOUSTON CDS)
Origin: Houston, Texas, UNITED STATES
Destination: Houston, Texas, UNITED STATES
 
Description: Houston newspaper dated August 16, 1863 with original wraping band bearing name of addressee and a fresh copy of the Confederate two cent green stamp.  Very few examples of the complete newspaper that went through the mails have survived;  maybe two or or three examples with the original band.
Owner's ID: P-5078
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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