Charleston S.C. to Liverpool via Nassau.
Brown outbound blockade-run
cover addressed to Mrs. C. L. Burckmyer, in care of Fraser Trenholm & Co. in Liverpool, England, original letter (no. 44) datelined "Charleston S.C. January 16, 1865"
, reverse with scarce "Nassau-New-Providence Feb. 4, 1865" rimless datestamp,
unpaid with 2sh due, comprising 1sh packet postage to England and 1sh penalty fee, blue crayon "1/5 + 7 = 2/-" accounting (1p plus half of penalty retained by Bahamas P.O.), Liverpool receiving datestamp (Mar. 4), Very Fine, Special Routes
Census No. BO-Nas-97
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