Details For Cover ID# 28485

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Cover Type: USA domestic stampless
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Feb 4, 20
Edited on:Feb 5, 20
 
Postmark: Apr 1, 1845
Origin: Concord, New Hampshire, UNITED STATES
Destination: New York, New York, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

"Overton & Co.'s City Mail, Office 3 Broad Street." red oval and "Paid" 10 x 4mm black marking on folded two-page letter dated April 1, 1845 from Concord, N.H. to street address in New York City.

The red oval marking was applied by Overton's office in New York as an arrival marking, whereas the black "Paid" marking was applied at Overton's Boston office. To view a complete strike of the Overton City Mail red oval marking see Cover ID 28474.

The John Bowman census records five Overton covers from Concord, N.H., all addressed to Rev. Milton Badger, D.D. (Doctor of Divinity) at the American Home Missionary Society at 150 Nassau Street in New York City, similar to this cover.

Owner's ID: 2240
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? Yes