Details For Cover ID# 29834

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Cover Type: USA domestic stampless
Entered by: frajola
Added on:Nov 17, 23
Edited on:Feb 6, 24
 
Postmark: Jul 10, 1851
Origin: Woodstock, Connecticut, UNITED STATES
Destination: Quinebaug, Connecticut, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

Woodstock July 10 rimless circle postmark and circular "Woodstock CT." handstamp with "Paid 3 cts" in center on July 10, 1851 cover to Quinebaug, CT, signed on back by Carroll Chase, "In my opinion this is a postmaster's provisional" (which it is not). However the marking is an early example of a "Paid 3" handstamp used before the new rating devices were supplied to many of the post offices - Zevely earliest advertisiements appear on August 1, 1851, ex William Duffney

Owner's ID: 1149
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? Yes, for US$ 3000.   Interested in this cover? Contact frajola.
Stampless? Yes