Details For Cover ID# 26047

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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Aug 5, 17
Edited on:Aug 5, 17
 
Postmark: circa Jul 9, 1869
Origin: Middletown, New York, UNITED STATES
Destination: Belvidere, Illinois, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

1869 3c ultramarine (#114) tied by Cross-Roads fancy cancel (Skinner-Eno # CR-X 17) with "Middletown N.Y. Jul 9" circular datestamp on petite cover to Belvidere, Boone County, Illinois.

Embossed "M" monogram on rear flap. On reverse is green owner's handstamp "S.D. Foote Collection".

Middletown is in Orange County, N.Y. and is located in the Hudson Valley region, near the Wall Kill River and the foothills of the Shawanqunk Mountains. Middletown grew through the 19th century, stimulated by construction of the Erie Railroad and the New York, Ontario and Western Railway.

Owner's ID: 1581
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.
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