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Cover Type: USA domestic stampless
Entered by: tankcurator
Added on:Aug 2, 22
Edited on:Aug 2, 22
 
Postmark: Feb 4, 1850
Origin: San Francisco, California, UNITED STATES
Destination: Newburgh, New York, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

Manila envelope marked with two black strikes of "40" inside a rounded rectangle, paying the 1st class fee from California to New York state. Single strike of San Francisco CAL cds dated Feb 4 (1850) Addressed to Allen M. Sherman, a lawyer and judge in Orange Co. NY Very faint manuscript "Paid" underneath upper strike of "40". On reverse in pencil is "Rich Gulch / Jany 20/1850" Envelope appears to have carried a thick letter, as the envelope flap is distorted at the top.

 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? Yes