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10c black Washington single on cover

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2005_6603_2_15_5

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Title
10c black Washington single on cover
Collection

Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps

Left pane; Issue of 1847 [7].

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: November 14 [?]
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Genres
Postage stamps
Postage stamps
Notes
Citation/reference: Scott Catalogue USA 2
Content: Used position 61L. The person or firm where the vast Ludlow Beebee & Co. correspondence originated was in Boston. The great bulk of the letters were handed to the route agent on the train headed for New York after the Boston post office had closed the mails for the trip. This letter, in contrast, arrived at the Boston post office before this mail closed there. It was placed in the locked through mail bag for New York City and at that city was transferred to the mail for Philadelphia. The townmark is dated November 14 of an unknown year.The 10ý stamp prepays the single letter rate for a distance in excess of 300 miles.This particular townmark was created for use on stampless mail and embodies a "10 cts" collect rate mark, which in this case was ignored.
Physical Description
Extent: Paper ink
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e0d16950-c628-012f-62f9-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • : Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "10c black Washington single on cover" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. November 14 [?]. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-a7fa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

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10c black Washington single on cover