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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:May 11, 20
Edited on:May 11, 20
 
Postmark: Apr 29, 1861
Origin: Searcy, Arkansas, UNITED STATES
Destination: Knoxville, Tennessee, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

"Searcy, Ark. Apr. 29" (1861) circular datestamp on 3c red on buff Star Die postal entire to Knoxville, eastern Tennessee. Just one week after this was used, Arkansas seceded from the Union (May 6, 1861).

Unlisted in the Roberts census. Four other pre-secession Star Dies from Searcy, Ark. are recorded, this is the finest known.

Owner's ID: 2271
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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