Details For Cover ID# 29871

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: markrogers
Added on:Mar 5, 24
Edited on:Mar 5, 24
 
Postmark: Feb 11, 1847
Origin: Providence, Rhode Island, UNITED STATES
Destination: Boston, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

A single Providence RI, 5c Postmaster's Provisional (10X1), cancelled by the usual pen check-mark, pays the single letter rate on a folded letter from Providence to Boston.

This is from the well-known Clapp correspondence find from a Boston antiques dealer in 1927.

The stamp is four-margins, and sound.

This is from position 2 on the plate.

Ex-Middendorf, Dragonfly

 
Certificate? Yes
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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