Details For Cover ID# 28206

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Mar 16, 19
Edited on:Mar 16, 19
Postmark: circa Dec 1868
Origin: San Francisco, California, UNITED STATES
Destination: UNITED STATES

1865 12c brown on buff postal entire (#U68) paste-up with "Paid/ Bamber & Co.'s Express/ W.B. Hardy's Office/ Oakland" (Thomas # BAM-004) with blue "Wells, Fargo & Co. San Francisco. Dec 13" oval marking.  This is a very scarce stamped envelope, rarer still being a conjunctive Express use. W.B. Hardy was an agent of Bamber & Co.

This is the only known Bamber & Co.'s Express printed frank on a U68 entire. It is listed in Thomas as cover WC0976.

Owner's ID: 2141
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.