Details For Cover ID# 28437

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Cover Type: CSA with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Dec 11, 19
Edited on:Dec 11, 19
 
Postmark: Aug 3, 1864
Origin: Delaware City, Delaware, UNITED STATES
Destination: Centreville, Florida, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

Fort Delaware, Delaware City to Centreville, Florida. Buff prisoner-of-war cover to Miss Cromartie in Centreville, Leon County, Florida, endorsed "For flag of truce via Fortress Monroe", "Prisoner's Letter, Fort Delaware, Del. Examined" oval handstamp (Type 1, known April to October 1864), "Delaware City Del. Sep. 3" (1864) circular datestamp, U.S. postage paid by 3c rose (65) tied by circular grid cancel, Confederate postage paid by 10c blue, Die A (11) tied by "Richmond Va. Sep. 16" circular datestamp. Extremely fine mixed franking cover from the Cromartie correspondence, ex Dr. Briggs.

Owner's ID: 2227
 
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]