Details For Cover ID# 28243

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Cover Type: USA outbound with stamp(s)
Entered by: paul@nccn.net
Added on:May 17, 19
Edited on:May 17, 19
 
Postmark: Jun 2, 1863
Origin: Boston, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
Destination: London, UNITED STATES
 
Description:

US Scott 70 pays the treaty rate with the United Kingdom for a 2 ounce letter.

According to North Atlantic Mail Sailings 1840-75, Walter Hubbard and Richard F. Winter, the cover may have sailed on the Cunard packet "Asia", assuming the letter traveled from Boston to NY overnight.

 
Certificate? No
For Sale? No
Stampless? No
Stamps:Stamp images are from reference catalog. Click image to view at larger resolution.
[SNS 23] SNS# 23 [1861 24¢ Red Lilac - USA Stamps 1861-1865 Issue]