Regular New Orleans and Lake Bisteneau Passenger Packet Comet, W. V. Harrell, Master. J. T. Reeder, Clerk.
Printed corner card with illustration of steamboat on pristine cover to Carrol Hoy & Co. in New Orleans, without backflap, usual pinholes for this correspondence, Very Fine, although lacking postal markings, the addressee's name "Carroll Hoy & Co." indicates 1861 Confederate use, 1986 Dietz lists this as a Confederate steamboat (confirmed by Times-Picayune
, copy accompanies), ex Dr. Robertson
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