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10c black Washington single on cover

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2005_6603_2_17_8

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Title
10c black Washington single on cover
Collection

Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps

Left page, Issue of 1847

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1848-06-04
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Genres
Postage stamps
Postage stamps
Notes
Citation/reference: Scott Catalogue USA 2
Content: Used position 80L. The stamp prepaid a single rate for a cover that traveled more than 300 miles, from New York City to Queenston, U.C., a Canadian exchange office on the Canadian-U.S. border. It entered the mails at New York City on June 4, 1848.The stamp exhibits a large sheet margin at right. The sender wrote the ms "paid to the Lines".At Queenston, the ms "4 ý" was applied to indicate a collect charge to the addressee for the Canadian postage from the border to St. Catherines.
Physical Description
Extent: Paper ink (black)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e704ff40-c628-012f-660a-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1848: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "10c black Washington single on cover" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1848-06-04. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-a820-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "10c black Washington single on cover" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-a820-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1848-06-04). 10c black Washington single on cover Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-a820-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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10c black Washington single on cover