Details For Cover ID# 29794

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Cover Type: USA outbound with stamp(s)
Entered by: frajola
Added on:Sep 18, 23
Edited on:Dec 27, 23
 
Postmark: Nov 9, 1875
Origin: San Francisco, California, UNITED STATES
Destination: Sheffield, UNITED KINGDOM
 
Description:

[California Mail Bag] 1875 corner card cover, with monogram of Francis Marriot on backflap, used to England, plus a second 1872 cover from the same correspondence, The "California Mail Bag" was a well known journal of the era edited by Francis Marriot, a real character in the mold of Mark Twain, the pair of covers show the change in postal rate pre and post UPU, fine pair

Owner's ID: 1118
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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