Details For Cover ID# 29576

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Cover Type: USA outbound stampless
Entered by: frajola
Added on:Dec 19, 22
Edited on:Dec 19, 22
 
Postmark: May 30, 1849
Origin: Isle Of Wight, Virginia, UNITED STATES
Destination: Near Macon, Georgia, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

Mail Route red straight line handstamp on 1849 folded letter from Isle of Wight, VA by costal vessel to "Near Macon" Georgia, entered the mails with red Savannah Geo Jun 1 datestamp and encircled "6" due rate, this marking was used her 19 years after Mail Route markings were obsoleted and was used here to indicate the extra penny was to due as a way fee, the later of only two known uses, see page 156 in ASCC Volume 2, page 156 where this cover is illustrated

ex Lounsbery and Skinner,

Owner's ID: 831
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? Yes, price not specified.   Interested in this cover? Contact frajola.
Stampless? Yes