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Cover Type: USA domestic with stamp(s)
Entered by: dwsnow
Added on:Feb 13, 18
Edited on:Feb 13, 18
 
Postmark: circa Apr 13, 1854
Origin: UNITED STATES
Destination: New Orleans, Louisiana, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

"Steamer S.W. Downs" red 45 x 29mm oval handstamp (Milgram no. 1340), "Way" 20 x 5mm marking, and "New Orleans La. Apr 13" red circular datestamp  on 3c red on buff die 1 (#U2) postal entire to New Orleans. J. T. Hardie & Co. correspondence.

According to Milgram this steamer plied the Mississippi and Ouachita Rivers.

Owner's ID: 1894
 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
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