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Cover Type: Foreign origin, inbound to USA stampless
Entered by: nusivar
Added on:Jan 18, 21
Edited on:Jan 18, 21
 
Postmark: Mar 25, 1841 (1841 Letter from Paris to Galveston-Republic of Texas)
Origin: Paris, Texas, FRANCE
Destination: Galveston, Texas, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

A 3 page cross written letter from Paris, France to Mrs. Francis Henderson, ( wife of) care of General J. Pinckney Henderson in Galveston, Texas. Letter was sent to Philadelphia privately on a ship where it was reposted in Philadelphia on JUL 12 with PAID marking and 25c manuscript marking. Letter was first sent to Galveston and from there forwarded to San Augustine and received on 14 August 1841. Gen. Henderson had returned from Europe (where he was the Republic of Texas minister to England and France) in 1840 and had settled in San Augustine.

 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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