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1864 Fort Delaware civil war POW handstamp Morgan’s Raiders F821.83

1864 Fort Delaware civil war POW handstamp Morgan’s Raiders F821.83

Fort Delaware civil war prisoner POW camp cover. Delaware City DE postmark and #65 with killer; mostly clear Fort Delaware oval censor marking, addressed to Mary Bullock at Lexington KY. Her husband, Major Robert Bullock, was a member of the 8th KY cavalry, part of Morgan’s Raiders. Captured raiders were initially imprisoned in Ohio but […]

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1864 Fort Delaware civil war POW cover confederate mixed franking F821.78

1864 Fort Delaware civil war POW cover confederate mixed franking F821.78

Terrific civil war prisoner cover from the Union prison at Fort Delaware, DE to South Carolina. Delaware City postmark and target, 3 cent 1861 #65. Flag of Truce endorsement, Fort Delaware oval censor handstamp (used April-late October 1864), Confederate States #11 with Richmond VA postmark. Scarce through the lines cover with both US and confederate […]

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1864 Fort Delaware civil war POW cover confederate mixed franking F821.78

1864 Fort Delaware civil war POW cover confederate mixed franking F821.78

Terrific civil war prisoner cover from the Union prison at Fort Delaware, DE to South Carolina. Delaware City postmark and target, 3 cent 1861 #65. Flag of Truce endorsement, Fort Delaware oval censor handstamp (used April-late October 1864), Confederate States #11 with Richmond VA postmark. Scarce through the lines cover with both US and confederate […]

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US NE & WY Fort Laramie, Nebraska Territory 1858 Military Free Stampless Cvr

US NE & WY Fort Laramie, Nebraska Territory 1858 Military Free Stampless Cvr

US – NE & WY – Fort Laramie, Nebraska Territory 1858 Military Free Stampless Cvr. FORT LARAMIE, NEBRASKA TERRITORY. Pretty 1858 Stampless Folded Letter From Fort Laramie, Nebraska Territory Addressed to the Ordnance Department of the US Army at Washington, D. Dec 26 (1858) CDS and “FREE” Handstamps with Official Business Endorsement Receipt Docketing Jan […]

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