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10c Washington on Pony Express cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 35
Medium:
paper; ink
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 1/4 x 6 in. (8.26 x 15.24 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Date:
1860
Topic:
American Expansion (1800-1860)  Search this
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Credit line:
The William H. Gross Collection
Object number:
2013.6617.2
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Confederate adversity cover with handstamped paid

Medium:
paper; ink / handwritten, handstamped
Dimensions:
Height x Width (folded): 2 7/8 × 5 1/16 in. (7.3 × 12.86 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
Georgia
Date:
1861-1865
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
G.2003.2004.61
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15c Landing of Columbus with inverted center single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 119b
Medium:
paper; ink (brown, blue) / engraved
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1869
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
2005.2023.1
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24c Declaration of Independence single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 120b
Medium:
paper; ink (green, violet) / engraved
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1869
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
2005.2023.2
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30c Shield, Eagle & Flag with G. Grill single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 121b
Medium:
paper; ink (ultramarine, carmine) / engraved
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1869
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
2005.2023.3
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New Orleans, Louisiana, postmaster provisional forgery

Title:
Scott Catalogue CSA 62X3
Medium:
paper; ink
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
Louisiana
Date:
1861-1865
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
2006.2004.187
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5c Franklin reproduction single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 3
Medium:
paper; ink (red brown)/ engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 x 7/8 in. (2.54 x 2.22 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1875
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
2006.2034.2
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edanmdm:npm_2006.2034.2

2c Andrew Jackson F Grill block of four

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 93
Medium:
paper; ink (black)/ engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 2 1/4 x 1 3/4 in. (5.72 x 4.45 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1868
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
2006.2034.6.1-4
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90c Abraham Lincoln G Grill single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 122
Medium:
paper; ink (carmine, black)/ engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 x 1 in. (2.54 x 2.54 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1869
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
2006.2034.7
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30c Shield, Eagle and Flags re-issue single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 131
Medium:
paper; ink (ultramarine, carmine)/ engraving
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 7/8 x 7/8 in. (2.22 x 2.22 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1869
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
2006.2034.9
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Confederate semi-official cover

Title:
Dietz Catalog D-VA-2
Medium:
paper; ink (black) / machine printing; handwriting
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
Virginia
Date:
1861-1865
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
2007.2004.1
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2007.2004.1

Post-Civil war souvenir patriotic cover

Depicts:
Jefferson Davis, American, 1808 - 1889  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (red & blue)
Dimensions:
8.1 x 11.9 cm (3 3/16 x 4 11/16 in.)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
United States of America
Date:
Post 1865
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
2001.2001.319
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edanmdm:npm_2001.2001.319

Post-Civil war souvenir patriotic cover

Medium:
paper; ink (red and blue)
Dimensions:
7.7 x 13.7 cm (3 1/16 x 5 3/8 in.)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
United States of America
Date:
Post 1865
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
2001.2001.320.14
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edanmdm:npm_2001.2001.320.14

Post-Civil war souvenir patriotic cover

Medium:
paper; ink (red & blue)
Dimensions:
7.7 x 14 cm (3 1/16 x 5 1/2 in.)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
United States of America
Date:
Post 1865
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
2001.2001.320.7
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Post-Civil war souvenir patriotic cover of Confederate theme

Medium:
paper; ink (red & blue)
Dimensions:
7.7 x 13.8 cm (3 1/16 x 5 7/16 in.)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1861-1865
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
2001.2001.320.8
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Lever pouch padlock

Manufacturer:
Solomon Andrews  Search this
Medium:
iron
Dimensions:
Height x Width x Depth: 3 7/8 x 2 3/8 x 1 3/16 in. (9.8 x 6 x 3 cm)
Type:
Mail Processing Equipment
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1862
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Mail Processing  Search this
Object number:
2001.2001.333
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5c Jefferson Davis vertical pair on Confederate semi-official cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue CSA 7
Medium:
paper; ink (blue); adhesive
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 3 1/8 x 5 11/16 in. (7.94 x 14.45 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
Confederate States of America
Date:
January 10, 1863
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
2001.2001.342
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5c Hoyer & Ludwig single on cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue CSA 1
Medium:
paper; ink (green); adhesive
Dimensions:
7.6 x 14.0 cm (3 x 5.5 in.)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
Confederate States of America
Date:
November 19, 1861
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
2002.2001.10
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Confederate through the lines cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 26
Medium:
paper; ink; adhesive
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 2 3/4 x 5 1/8 in. (6.99 x 13.02 cm)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
Confederate States of America
Date:
June 29, 1861
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
National Stamp Collection  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
2002.2001.9
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Express Cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA U34
Scott Catalogue USA 143LU3
Medium:
paper; ink; adhesive
Dimensions:
8.5 x 13.5 cm (3 3/8 x 5 5/16 in.)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1862
Topic:
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
2002.2004.1
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2002.2004.1

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