Camp Chase, Columbus O.
Newspaper wrapper with 1c Blue (63)
tied by blue "Wheeling Va. ? 26" circular datestamp with address label to Dr. Alfred Hughes at Camp Chase Prison in Columbus, dated Aug. 18, 1862, some edgewear and possibly reduced, Very Fine and rare wrapper use to a prisoner at Camp Chase, the recipient was held at Camp Chase as a political prisoner, he was exchanged in 1862 and practiced medicine in Richmond until 1865 when he moved to Baltimore, perhaps four or five wrappers are known, illustrated in the Harrison book on p. 182
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