Details For Cover ID# 29204

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Cover Type: USA outbound with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Oct 9, 21
Edited on:Oct 9, 21
 
Postmark: Aug 25, 1856
Origin: Skaneateles, New York, UNITED STATES
Destination: Manchester, UNITED KINGDOM
 
Description:

1851 12c black (17) horizontal strip of three, used alongside strip of three 1851 3c dul red type II (11A) on 3c red on buff Nesbitt postal entire (U10), all with neat manuscript cancels. blue "Skaneateles N.Y. Aug 25" circular datestamp, addressed to Manchester, England, red "38" credit and "America Liverpool Paid Sp 6, 56" transit on front, reverse with "Boston Br. Pkt 27 Aug" and "Manchester Sp 7, 1856" arrival marking. 48c postage paid double the 24c rate.  With 1999 P.F. certificate. Ex Eli O. Babcock.

Carried on Cunard packet "Canada", departed Boston 27 August 1856, arrived Liverpool 6 September.

Owner's ID: 2537
 
Certificate? Yes
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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