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FILTER: Area=United States, Sub Area=Confederate States and Civil War-Related, Issue/Country=Confederate States and Civil-War Related, All Sale Dates thru 2022/01/01, Catalogue = Shreveport La., Symbol IN ("COVER")
Area/Sub/
General/Issue
Sale#/
Date
Lot#/
Grade
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
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Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2020-09-09
Civil War Postal History, featuring the 'Ambassador' Collection
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Sale Number 1225, Lot Number 48, Handstamped Paid and Due MarkingsShreveport La., Oct. 1, 1863, Shreveport La., Oct. 1, 1863Shreveport La., Oct. 1, 1863. Circular datestamp and straightline "DUE 10" on blue folded letter to James H. Starr in Tyler Tex. from his son at Shreveport La., letter endorsed by the junior Starr as a "Cadet, C.S.A.", dated Sep. 30, 1863, fascinating and lengthy war content including discussion of paroled prisoners from Vicksburg (fell July 4) and Port Hudson (fell July 9), General Magruder, speculation of enemy invasions at Sabine Pass, others, receipt docketing on back, Very Fine and outstanding war content from the Starr correspondence, the senior Starr was appointed the Agent for the Trans-Mississippi Department in Feb. 1864 and has been the subject of extensive new archival research by Vince King

E. 400-500
650
United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
-
Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2015-06-24
Civil War and Confederate States
c
Sale Number 1104, Lot Number 2030, Independent and C.S.A. use of U.S. StampsShreveport La. 13 Apr. 1861, Shreveport La. 13 Apr. 1861Shreveport La. 13 Apr. 1861. Clear strike of double-circle datestamp on 3c Red on Buff Nesbitt entire (U10) to Cleveland Tenn., fresh and Very Fine Confederate State use of the U.S. entire, sent the day after the first shots of the war were fired on Fort Sumter

E. 200-300
250
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
-
Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2014-11-20
The Brandon Collection, Part 2: General Issues and Postal History
c
Sale Number 1087, Lot Number 25, Independent and Confederate use of U.S. PostageShreveport La. 13 Apr. 1861, Shreveport La. 13 Apr. 1861Shreveport La. 13 Apr. 1861. Neat strike of double-circle datestamp cancels 3c Red on Buff Nesbitt entire (U10) to Cleveland Tenn., fresh and Very Fine Confederate State use of the U.S. entire, sent the day after the first shots of the war were fired on Fort Sumter

E. 400-500
0
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
-
Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2008-12-09
U.S. & C.S.A. Postal History and General Foreign
c
Sale Number 966, Lot Number 2541, Handstamped Paids and Dues (Louisiana)Shreveport La. Aug. 20, 1861, Shreveport La. Aug. 20, 1861Shreveport La. Aug. 20, 1861. Well-struck double-circle datestamp with matching "Paid" in oval and "10" handstamps on orange cover to Richmond Va., trivial edge repairs, Very Fine

E. 200-300
130
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
-
Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2008-12-09
U.S. & C.S.A. Postal History and General Foreign
c
Sale Number 966, Lot Number 2542, Handstamped Paids and Dues (Louisiana)Shreveport La. Nov. 11, 1861, Shreveport La. Nov. 11, 1861Shreveport La. Nov. 11, 1861. Bold strike of double-circle datestamp with matching "Paid" in oval and "5" handstamp on cover to Carroll Hoy & Co. in New Orleans, embossed corner card for merchant at upper left, usual small filing holes, Very Fine, ex Judd

E. 200-300
190
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
-
Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2006-12-20
United States Postal History
c
Sale Number 927, Lot Number 1572, Handstamped Paid and Due MarkingsShreveport La. Jul. 12, 1862, Shreveport La. Jul. 12, 1862Shreveport La. Jul. 12, 1862. Clear strike of double-circle datestamp with matching "Paid" in oval and "10" handstamps on folded letter to Rusk Tex., soldier's endorsement at bottom left, sent from soldier on forced march "...we was going on a forced march to Little Rock but the Col. won't let us go but 12 or 15 miles a day...he says that it (dust and heat) will kill men and horses to travel all day so we must take time to go or we will all be sick before we get there", Very Fine, scarce usage with fascinating contents

E. 300-400
600
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
-
Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2002-09-25
The Dr. Karl Agre Collection of Confederate States
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5252, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Louisiana)Shreveport La. Jun. 17, 1861, Shreveport La. Jun. 17, 1861Shreveport La. Jun. 17, 1861. Neat double-circle datestamp with "Paid" in oval and "5" handstamps on yellow cover addressed to "New Orleans, Southern Confederacy", barely reduced at right, Very Fine and choice

E. 150-200
125
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FILTER: Area=United States, Sub Area=Confederate States and Civil War-Related, Issue/Country=Confederate States and Civil-War Related, All Sale Dates thru 2022/01/01, Catalogue = Shreveport La., Symbol IN ("COVER")

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