Details For Cover ID# 28003

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Jan 24, 19
Edited on:Feb 24, 19
 
Postmark: Oct 3, 1862
Origin: San Francisco, UNITED STATES
Destination: Roseburg, Oregon, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

Wells Fargo printed frank on 3c pink on buff postal entire (#U35) with blue "Wells , Fargo & Cos. Express S. Frco 3 Oct" (1862) double circle datestamp, with 3c pink (#65) tied by blue boxed "Collect" handstamp, matching additional "Collect" marking with manuscript "10c" due collected from the reipient, due to the letter being overweight. ex-Meyerson. Marks correspondence with 1862 docketing. For information about the Marks correspondence see Cover ID 22309.

It is most likely that the sender dropped off this overweight letter in a San Francisco letter box on a street post, and thus Wells Fargo charged the recipient the extra 10 cent express fee, which included the 3c stamp.

Owner's ID: 2086
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.
[SNS 18] SNS# 18 [1861 3¢ Rose - USA Stamps 1861-1865 Issue]