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Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
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Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2018-10-24
The Kilbourne Collection of CSA Stamps and Postal History, Part 2
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Sale Number 1190, Lot Number 1443, Blockade-Run MailForwarded by Henry Adderley & Co. Nassau. N.P. Bahamas, Forwarded by Henry Adderley & Co. Nassau. N.P. BahamasForwarded by Henry Adderley & Co. Nassau. N.P. Bahamas. Bold strike of blue forwarder's oval handstamp (second strike on back) on folded inbound blockade-run cover to Jas. Wright at Oswichee Ala., bold partly-struck "Charleston S.C. Jul. 3, 186(2)" circular datestamp and "STEAM-SHIP" in oval handstamp, pencil "32" rate for triple 10c postage plus 2c ship fee, manuscript "From J. F. & Co." (John Fraser & Co. in Liverpool), pencil receipt docketing indicates origin date was March 16, 1862

EXTREMELY FINE. ONE OF FEWER THAN FIVE RECORDED INBOUND BLOCKADE-RUN COVERS WITH THE ADDERLEY FORWARDER'S HANDSTAMP. AN OUTSTANDING AND VERY RARE USE.

This was carried on the blockade-runner Herald (I) from Nassau on June 30, arriving at Charleston on July 3, 1862. John Fraser & Co. was the London affiliate of Fraser Trenholm & Co., while Henry Adderley & Co. was their Nassau agent. This cover nicely ties together all three entities.

Special Routes Census No. BI-Ch-2. The census records only two other examples of the Adderley & Co. handstamp on inbound covers, but we are aware of one other formerly in the Myers and Dr. Brandon collections. Ex Walske

E. 3,000-4,000
6,000
United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
-
Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2000-05-13
2000 Rarities of the World
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Sale Number 824, Lot Number 448, Confederate States"Per Lucy, Sent MW Apl 9 1864", "Per Lucy, Sent MW Apl 9 1864""Per Lucy, Sent MW Apl 9 1864". Manuscript forwarding mark on outbound blockade-run cover from the Confederate States, addressed to Charles K. Prioleau, Liverpool, England, with part of letter enclosed (no dateline), carried on the Lucy from Wilmington, arriving at Nassau on or about April 14, no postal markings -- presumably enclosed in another envelope -- Very Fine, rare outbound cover with blockade-runner designation

E. 1,500-2,000
0
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
-
Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2000-04-13
Confederate States Stamps and Covers
c
Sale Number 823, Lot Number 555, Inbound Blockade-Run MailForwarded by Henry Adderley & Co. Nassau. N.P. Bahamas, Forwarded by Henry Adderley & Co. Nassau. N.P. BahamasForwarded by Henry Adderley & Co. Nassau. N.P. Bahamas. Bold clear strike of blue forwarder's handstamp (second strike on back) on folded cover inbound to Jas. Wright, Oswichee Ala., bold partly-struck "Charleston S.C. Jul. 3, 186 " circular datestamp and "STEAM-SHIP" oval, pencil "32" rate for triple 10c postage and 2c ship fee, ms. "From J. F. & Co." (John Fraser & Co. in Liverpool), pencil receipt docketing indicates origin date was March 16, 1862

EXTREMELY FINE. ONE OF THREE RECORDED INBOUND BLOCKADE-RUN COVERS WITH THE ADDERLEY FORWARDER'S HANDSTAMP. AN OUTSTANDING AND VERY RARE USAGE.

This mail was carried on the blockade-runner Herald (I), from Nassau on June 30, arriving at Charleston on July 3, 1862. Adderley & Co. was the Nassau affiliate of Fraser, Trenholm & Co., who owned and operated blockade runners.

E. 4,000-5,000
5,000
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
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Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2000-04-13
Confederate States Stamps and Covers
c
Sale Number 823, Lot Number 558, Inbound Blockade-Run MailCharleston S.C. "6" In-Port Ship Fee, Charleston S.C. "6" In-Port Ship FeeCharleston S.C. "6" In-Port Ship Fee. Bold strike of rate handstamp on cover to Mrs. N. R. Middleton, Charleston S.C., docketed on back "From dear Cecilia, Bristol R.I., 1864", Extremely Fine and very rare in-port rate marking

E. 1,500-2,000
1,000
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
-
Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2000-04-13
Confederate States Stamps and Covers
c
Sale Number 823, Lot Number 559, Inbound Blockade-Run MailWilmington N.C. May 15, Wilmington N.C. May 15Wilmington N.C. May 15. Mostly clear circular datestamp with "SHIP" handstamp and pencil "12" rate (10c plus 2c ship fee) on cover to Mrs. W. C. Rives at Cobham Va., docketing indicates Apr. 1863 origin date, tiny soil specks, Very Fine, carried on the blockade-runner Cornubia from Nassau, arriving May 13, 1863

E. 1,000-1,500
600
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
-
Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2000-04-12
The Howard P. Green Collection of Confederate States
c
Sale Number 822, Lot Number 290, Blockade-Run MailNassau B Jy 25 63 Paid, Nassau B Jy 25 63 PaidNassau B Jy 25 63 Paid. Clearly struck red circular datestamp on yellow cover to Paris, France, red "London Au 17 63 Paid" transit datestamp and "PD" in oval, blue pencil "1", red pencil "1/3" rate, French receiving datestamps front and back, minor cosmetic improvement to edges

EXTREMELY FINE. A RARE OUTBOUND BLOCKADE-RUN COVER SENT TO FRANCE VIA NASSAU -- FROM THE WHEAT CORRESPONDENCE.

This is the second of two blockade-run covers from the Wheat correspondence contained in our records. The other is offered in the previous lot.

E. 3,000-4,000
1,700
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