Details For Cover ID# 28237

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: golfduffer
Added on:May 2, 19
Edited on:May 2, 19
Postmark: Oct 20, 1858
Origin: Ft.Belknap, Texas, UNITED STATES
Destination: Port Royal, New York, UNITED STATES

Ft.Belknap protected the famed Butterfield Overland Mail Route and surrounding area. Expeditions ranged as far north as Kansas. Belknap was the far northern fort in a chain of forts founded to protect the Texas frontier from the Red River to the Rio Grande. Info taken from very informative unknown auction describer.

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For Sale? No
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