Details For Cover ID# 25755

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Jun 4, 17
Edited on:Jun 4, 17
 
Postmark: May 7, 1969
Origin: Portland, Oregon, UNITED STATES
Destination: Portland, Oregon, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

Very late commercial use of 1914 issue 1c green postal card (#UX27), upgraded with 4 cent meter Portland Oreg. May 7 1969, with five bar cancel. Locally addressed. Sender was using old supply of printed form postal cards dating from 1950 ("Form 58 5-50" in upper left) when domestic postal card rate was still 1c.

This 1c postal card was commonly in use for decades prior to rate being raised to 2c in 1952. Note on form the use of "Portland 14, Oregon" city code used prior to introduction of zip codes.

Owner's ID: 1507
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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