Details For Cover ID# 28960

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Cover Type: Foreign origin, inbound to USA stampless
Entered by: frajola
Added on:Nov 26, 20
Edited on:Jan 6, 21
 
Postmark: Oct 15, 1863
Origin: USS St. Louis, Lisbon, PORTUGAL
Destination: Kittery, Maine, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

[U.S.S. Ship St. Louis] endorsement on cover posted in Lisbon, Sp[ain to Maine, Lisboa 15 October 1863 postmark, red "Ship Letter London Oct 20 1863" backstamp, forwarding agent hs at right, red London paid OC 20 1863 datestamp and manuscript "1/4" rate, carried by Allan Line steamer Nova Scotian, red "16 Cents" credit handstamp, black Portland Am Pkt 5 Nov 11 1863 exchange office datestamp with internal 5c due rate, cover opened irregularly at left, inbound uses from Portugal at this date are rare

Owner's ID: 602
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? Yes