Details For Cover ID# 25781

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Cover Type: USA outbound stampless
Entered by: tom mazza
Added on:Jun 10, 17
Edited on:Jun 10, 17
 
Postmark: Aug 21, 1814
Origin: Erie, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES
Destination: Fort Erie, U.C., CANADA
 
Description:

Military express letter from Colonel Kennedy to General Edmund Pendleton Gaines, commander of the occupation forces in Fort Erie, Canada. Letter states that "I have dispatched one large sailboat to you and will send off two large ones today. One of them is a large gun barge that I have before spoke of, a prize gunboat."

Endorsed "Public Service" and "Express."

 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? Yes