Details For Cover ID# 29219

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Oct 21, 21
Edited on:Oct 21, 21
 
Postmark: Apr 22, 1861
Origin: Salem, Oregon, UNITED STATES
Destination: New York, New York, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

"Salem Ogn Apr 22" postmark, three strikes, tying strip of three of 3-cent dull red type III (#26) on 3-cent red on buff Star Die postal entire (#U27) to New York City. Printed oval corner card of "Chester N. Terry, Attorney at Law, Salem, Oregon."

Paid 10c transcontinental rate (also same rate for traveling over the Rocky Mountains). 2c convenience overpayment may have resulted from unavailability of one cent stamps.

Owner's ID: 2547a
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.
[SNS 9] SNS# 9 [1857 3¢ Dull Red - USA Stamps 1857-1860 Issue]