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Area/Sub/
General/Issue
Sale#/
Date
Lot#/
Grade
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
-
Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2018-05-22
United States and Confederate States Postal History
c
Sale Number 1182, Lot Number 575, Confederate and Civil War: Semi-Official Imprints (War Dept.)Head Quarters Department of Trans-Mississippi, Official Business (WD-ZA-28), Head Quarters Department of Trans-Mississippi, Official Business (WD-ZA-28)Head Quarters Department of Trans-Mississippi, Official Business (WD-ZA-28). Imprint on brown cover to Henderson Tex., neat "Shreveport La. Aug. 7, 1863" circular datestamp, "Paid 10" handstamp, manuscript "Charge A.G.O., Geo Williamson A.A.G." at top left, some slight wear, Very Fine

E. 300-400
375
United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
-
Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2013-04-18
Confederate States Stamps and Postal History
c
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2617, Officials, U.S. Forces in Territories, On-Cover Group LotsAgency Post Office Dept., Trans-Miss., Official Business, Agent, Agency Post Office Dept., Trans-Miss., Official Business, AgentAgency Post Office Dept., Trans-Miss., Official Business, Agent. Second line in lowercase, signed by Jas. H. Starr, on 3c Red Star Die entire (U26) to the postmaster of Lavaca Tex., "Marshall Tex. May 20" (1864) circular datestamp, fresh and Very Fine, extremely rare, 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. 1,000-1,500
2,300
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
-
Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2011-11-15
Confederate States, U.S. Postal History, General Foreign
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 814, Confederate States: Flag-of-Truce, Official, Trans-Mississippi CoversAgency Post Office Dept., Trans-Miss., Official Business, Agent, Agency Post Office Dept., Trans-Miss., Official Business, AgentAgency Post Office Dept., Trans-Miss., Official Business, Agent. Similar to Dietz Ty. I (except second line in caps), signed by Jas. H. Starr, on 3c Red Star Die entire (U26) to the postmaster of Burkville Tex., light strike of "Marshall Tex." double-circle datestamp (1864, date unclear), cover re-addressed inside, though if a turned usage it did not enter the mails a second time, trivial cosmetic improvement along edges and expertly cleaned, Very Fine and extremely rare, 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, ex Green, with 2000 C.S.A. certificate

E. 1,000-1,500
1,000
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
-
Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2011-11-15
Confederate States, U.S. Postal History, General Foreign
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 815, Confederate States: Flag-of-Truce, Official, Trans-Mississippi CoversTrans-Mississippi Dept. Circular, May 29th, 1864, Trans-Mississippi Dept. Circular, May 29th, 1864Trans-Mississippi Dept. Circular, May 29th, 1864. Clear strike of Houston Tex. "PAID" straightline on back of "Treasury Agency, Trans-Miss. Dep't" five-page circular to Texas Governor Pendleton Murrah, endorsed "PWG" above the straightline by Peter W. Gray, agent of the Trans-Mississippi Department, E.H. Cushing Printers, Houston imprint on last page, circular covers the act establishing the Department, regulations relating to it and instructions to depositaries and tax collectors, stain at bottom left and some general minor wear, Very Fine, an outstanding Confederate item and extremely rare both as a Trans-Mississippi Dept. original document and as a Confederate circular

E. 1,000-1,500
1,300
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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 1658, General Issues On CoverTrans-Mississippi Usage from Georgia to Arkansas via Texas, Trans-Mississippi Usage from Georgia to Arkansas via TexasTrans-Mississippi Usage from Georgia to Arkansas via Texas. 10c Greenish Blue, Die A (11c), three margins, in at bottom, creased, tied by "Nacogdoches Tex. Jan. 28" (1864) circular datestamp on cover originating in Jasper Co., Georgia, and addressed to Union-held Benton, Arkansas, carried thru the river blockade by courier (ms. "Sent by H. M. Henley" on backflap), entered Confederate mails at Nacogdoches and sent to Camden Ark. where exchanged under flag-of-truce, ms. "Ex & appd. Maj. W. Percy, Comdg Post" examiner's endorsement applied on arrival at Benton; with original letter dated Nov. 29, 1863, the writer describes his company's part in the Battle of Chickamauga, taking a ball thru the eye, other casualties, amputations and mention of Gen. Bragg fighting and retreating to Dalton; minor stain spots and folds in cover, still Fine, an extremely rare usage

E. 750-1,000
5,000
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
-
Confederate States and Civil-War Related
1995-12-11
Confederate States Stamps and Covers
c
Sale Number 772, Lot Number 3013, Confederate States AutographsAppointment to Trans-Mississippi Department, Appointment to Trans-Mississippi DepartmentAppointment to Trans-Mississippi Department. 1p on P.O. Dept. letterhead datelined Richmond, Jan. 1, 1864, appointing William T. Avery as Special Agent, signed John H. Reagan, accompanied by official imprint cover to Mrs. W. T. Avery at Holly Springs Miss., "Richmond Va. Jun. 24, 1862" cds, splits and paper loss in document, toning and tear in cover, rare

E. 400-500
675
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