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Cover Type: USA domestic stampless
Entered by: frajola
Added on:May 14, 19
Edited on:Jul 8, 19
 
Postmark: Mar 18, 1751
Origin: Boston, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
Destination: New Castle, Great Island, New Hampshire, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

Letter signed by Samuel Phillips Savage ("A friend of Samuel Adams, .... Savage served as the moderator of the two open meetings held by Adams and the Sons of Liberty at the Old South Meeting House that led up to the Boston Tea Party.") to New Castle, NH (Portsmouth Harbor) to Capt. Frost

datelined "Boston March 18. 1750/1", no Boston townmark, but rated at 2 shillings, 6 pence (2/6") Massachusetts Old Tenor. This is equal to 4d (pence sterling) rate for Up to 60 miles distance.

Owner's ID: 0477
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? Yes