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Cover Type: CSA with stamp(s)
Entered by: boomer
Added on:Jun 1, 20
Edited on:Jun 1, 20
 
Postmark: Mar 1, 1863
Origin: Edwards Depot, Mississippi, UNITED STATES
Destination: Salem, North Carolina, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

Adversity envelope from Francis C Clewell of the 1st MO Cavalry. Complete long 4-sided letter datelined "Hd Quarters 1st MO Cav 1st Brigade Camp Prichard Miss March 1st/63", sent to his Sister. I have seen multiple "Edwards Depot" Miss manuscript cancel covers, but have never seen the CDS from this town. Great letter "We had a grand review this morning. We were received by Gen'l Price who has just returned from Richmond & is going to start for Missouri in a few days, & we are to start shortly (after the battle of Vicksburg) but I do not apprehend any danger of an attack at this point."

 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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