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10c black Washington single on cover

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2005_6603_2_17_8
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Collection

Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps

Left page, Issue of 1847

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1845 - 1926
Date Issued: 1848-06-04
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Genres
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
UUID: e704ff40-c628-012f-660a-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1845: Created (Approximate)
  • 1848: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "10c black Washington single on cover" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1845 - 1926. 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 May 5, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-a820-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1845 - 1926). 10c black Washington single on cover Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-a820-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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10c black Washington single on cover