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Medium:
paper; ink / handwritten
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
Confederate States of America
Date:
1861-1865
Description:
CSA patriotic cover with flag on staff waving to right over cannon pointed to left. The twelve-star constellation represents the number of states in the Confederacy at the time. Design in black, Dietz Type CN-1.
The cover is addressed, but it does not appear to have been postally used. It was privately carried to its destination, per the illegible inscription "in the care of ...."
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Object number:
2003.2004.28
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2003.2004.28