Details For Cover ID# 29302

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Cover Type: USA domestic stampless
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Dec 24, 21
Edited on:Dec 24, 21
 
Postmark: Aug 23, 1844
Origin: New Haven, Connecticut, UNITED STATES
Destination: Norwich, Connecticut, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

American Letter Mail Company "Collect 6¼ cts. New York Office." red fancy box marking (Bowman type C05) on folded letter datelined "New Haven Sept. 23rd 1844" to Norwich, Ct.  Docketed "J.L. Kingsley, New Haven Sept. 23. 1844"  Ex John Olenkiewicz

Evidently this letter passed through the New York office on its way to Norwich from New Haven, which involved considerable backtracking. New York City is about 82 miles west of New Haven, whereas the letter was addressed to head east to Norwich.

Owner's ID: 2615
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? Yes