Details For Cover ID# 28940

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Cover Type: USA outbound stampless
Entered by: frajola
Added on:Nov 25, 20
Edited on:Dec 9, 20
 
Postmark: Jan 18, 1859
Origin: Detroit, UNITED STATES
Destination: Pickering, UNITED KINGDOM
 
Description:

Detroit Mich Jan 18 1859 origin datestamp on prepaid 24c rate cover to England, red Detroit office exchange handstamps "Paid" and "24" rate, carried by Allan Line steamer North America, Paid Liverpoool Packet "Feb 3" arrival and 3 credit, arrival backstamp

Carried on the first eastbound trip of an Allan Line steamer operating as a full contracted American Packet rather than under a trip by trip contract. The Detroit exchange office was added in December 1859 to accomodate the new status under this new US - Canada agreement

Owner's ID: 555
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? Yes