Details For Cover ID# 28673

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Cover Type: CSA with stamp(s)
Entered by: boomer
Added on:Jun 1, 20
Edited on:Jun 1, 20
 
Postmark: Feb 27, 1863
Origin: Mobile, Alabama, UNITED STATES
Destination: Bute A La Rose, Louisiana, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

Double "Trans-Mississippi" in early 1863. Cover was turned by the recipient Lieut. R Greene Jr. Co F "Crescent Regiment" and sent back to his friend Dr S S Herrick at Mobile March 19th 1863 (received Apr 7th). Any Confederate correspondence crossing the Mississippi River in 1863 is rare, even rarer is a turned cover with both uses crossing the river in 1863.

 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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