Hillsboro N.C. Mar. 1, 1862.
Blue double-circle datestamp, matching "Paid 5" handstamp converted from old 3c rate, on orange-buff cover to Franklinton N.C., with "Hillsborough, N.C. Military Academy" illustrated corner card
depicting building and flag, missing backflap and small repair at top, otherwise Fine, this military academy was established in 1859 and chartered in 1861 and trained officers and enlisted men, the founders were killed during the war and the school closed in 1868, ex Dr. Agre, with 2002 C.S.A. certificate
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