“Tucson A T (day?) Nov.” (1867).
Typical part strike of circular datestamp ties 3¢ Rose (65) on yellow cover to Gertrude Cranston in Lima N.Y., stamp with s.e. at right and cancelled by pen, sender’s directive “Via Santa Fe”
(Route 17203 to Prescott, then Santa Fe), original letter enclosure from Camp Tubac
datelined “Tubac Nov. 3rd 1867”,
Fine, this datestamp is only found with worn, weak impressions, the Tucson, New Mexico Territory datestamp, was modified by substituting “AT” for “NM” -- also see lots1122-1124
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