Details For Cover ID# 28510

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Feb 17, 20
Edited on:Feb 17, 20
 
Postmark: Sep 4, 1876
Origin: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES
Destination: Galebrook, New Hampshire, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

3c red Centennial postal entire (#U218) with "Centennial Phila'da. Pa. Sep 4 5 AM" (1876) Exposition postmark and cork cancel, addressed to Colebrook, N.H., and forwarded to Boston per sender's directive, at no additional charge.

The 3c red Centennial entire was not available or sold at the Exposition; less than 15 examples postmarked there are recorded by David Savadge.
 
Picture shows the Main Exhibition building at the Exposition.

Owner's ID: 2257a
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.