Details For Cover ID# 29880

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Cover Type: USA outbound with stamp(s)
Entered by: markrogers
Added on:Mar 26, 24
Edited on:Mar 26, 24
 
Postmark: Mar 20, 1861
Origin: Boston, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
Destination: Calcutta, INDIA
 
Description:

5c Brown, Ty II (30A), tied by large Boston Paid killer, pays 5c British Open Mail rate via British Steamer to Calcutta.

Carried on Cunard "Niagara", which left Boston Mar 20, 1861 and arrived in Queenstown on April 2nd.

Calcutta Steamer Letter backstamp.

Caleb Ladd was an employee of the Tudor Ice company, based in Boston, and this is a well known correspondence.

Ex-Rohloff, Sevenoaks

 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.
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