Steamer J. F. Pargoud, J.W. Tobin Commander.
Clear strike of handstamp with small type around outer rim, "New Orleans La. Mar. 14, 1861" double-circle datestamp and "Steam 6" in circle handstamp on cover to New Orleans, with original enclosure datelined "Little River March 12th 1861"
, missing small part of bottom flap, Very Fine and very scarce, the Pargoud
operated up the Ouchita River and was sunk in the Yazoo River to prevent capture by Federal forces, ex Simmons
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