Details For Cover ID# 29343

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Feb 11, 22
Edited on:Feb 11, 22
 
Postmark: circa Feb 20, 1855
Origin: Okolona, Mississippi, UNITED STATES
Destination: Statesville, North Carolina, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

3c red on white Nesbitt postal entire, note size, Die 5 (U9) with "Okolona, Miss. Feb 20" circular datestamp and pen cancel, to Statesville, Iredell County, N.C.

Okolona, Chickasaw County, Miss. post office established in 1846. The Mobile and Ohio Railroad  completed its tracks though Okolona in 1859, making the town a center for the ginning of cotton and its shipment to markets.

UPSS no. 14-1.

Owner's ID: 2643
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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