Arago: 10-cent Washington

Up
10-cent Washington

10c Washington single on cover

Scott Catalogue USA: 2
Description:

used; position 37L.The 10¢ stamp paid the U.S. postage from New York City to Queenston, C.W., an exchange point for mails to Canada. This was a single rate for a distance of more than 300 miles. The ms "4 ½" represents 4 ½ pence due from the recipient for Canadian postage from Queenston to Hamilton. The sender wrote the ms "paid".

Date:
July 1, 1847
Markings:
c-NEW-YORK/OCT/__ (red) [townmark] red square grid [cancel] ms "4 ½" [canadian rate]
Medium:
paper; ink (black)
Museum ID:
2005.6603.2.12.6
Place of Origin:
New York, New York
Place of Destination:
CANADA (British commonwealth nation)
Credits:
The Benjamin K. Miller Stamp Collection, The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations

Glossary

  • Miller Collection, 2
  • 10c Washington single on cover
Additional Records
  • 10c Washington single on cover
  • 10c Washington single on cover
  • 10c Washington single on cover
  • 10c Washington single on cover
  • 10c Washington single on cover
  • 10c Washington single on cover
  • 10c Washington single on cover
  • 10c Washington single on cover
  • 10c Washington single on cover
  • 10c Washington single on cover
  • 10c Washington single on cover
  • 10c Washington single on cover
<
>

1 5 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20