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Sale 834 — U.S. & C.S.A. Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday, 6 March, 2001

Category — General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1256
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1256, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Greenish Blue, Die A (11c), 10c Greenish Blue, Die A (11c)10c Greenish Blue, Die A (11c). Three full to ample margins, in at top, tied by boldly struck "Dorn's Gold Mines S.C. 16 Nov. 1863" circular datestamp on brown cover to Carrollton Ga., cover with light wrinkling, otherwise Very Fine, this is one of two known examples of this rare postmark (the other offered in lot 1226), with 1986 P.F. certificate

E. 1,000-1,500
5,250
1257
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1257, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Green, Die A (11d), 10c Green, Die A (11d)10c Green, Die A (11d). Large even margins, tied by "Charleston S.C. Sep. 8, 1863" double-circle datestamp, on fresh blue cover to Columbia S.C., Extremely Fine, superb in every respect

E. 100-150
135
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1258
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1258, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Greenish Blue, Die A (11c), 10c Greenish Blue, Die A (11c)10c Greenish Blue, Die A (11c). Enormous margins with left sheet margin, tied by "Charleston S.C. May 4" circular datestamp on small cover to Bull Swamp S.C., Extremely Fine Gem

E. 100-150
55
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1259
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1259, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Dark Blue, Die A (11b), 10c Dark Blue, Die A (11b)10c Dark Blue, Die A (11b). Large margins to clear, tied by blue "Columbia S.C. Jul. 31" circular datestamp on cover to "Major Manigault, S.C. Siege Train, James Island", 1864 docketing, central toning spot from wax seal, otherwise Very Fine

E. 100-150
230
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1260
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1260, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Three large margins, close at top, tied by violet "Pendleton S.C. May 2" circular datestamp on fresh cover to Anderson C.H. S.C., Very Fine, with 1979 P.F. certificate

E. 100-150
105
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1261
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1261, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Large margins, minor gum toning, tied by violet "Pendleton S.C. Aug. 3" circular datestamp on blue adversity cover made from unused legal forms to Spartanburg S.C., Very Fine

E. 100-150
110
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1262
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1262, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Full margins all around, tied by blood red "Waltersboro P.O. S.C. Sept. 9" circular datestamp on small adversity cover made from inventory ledger to Burgaw P.O., S.C., with original letter datelined 1864, Very Fine

E. 150-200
270
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1263
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1263, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Huge margins to full incl. part of adjoining stamp at right, tied by clear strike of "Quincy Flor. Jun. 15" circular datestamp on cover to Athens Ga., Extremely Fine and choice, scarce Florida usage, ex Stephen Brown

255
300
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1264
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1264, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Large to huge margins, tied by "Quincy Flor. Jun. 3" circular datestamp on small homemade cover to Capt. John A. Cobb at Macon Ga., fresh and Very Fine, scarce usage from Florida

255
160
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1265°
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1265, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Full to large margins, tied by "Americus Ga. Jul. 4" circular datestamp on small cover to Balsford Ga. with enameled black floral design on top and bottom backflaps, opened for display, Very Fine

E. 150-200
230
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1266
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1266, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Large margins, tied by grid cancel on orange cover to printed Spartanburg C.H. S.C. address, from a soldier to his wife with endorsement at top, Extremely Fine

E. 100-150
125
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1267
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1267, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Dies A & B (11, 12), 10c Blue, Dies A & B (11, 12)10c Blue, Dies A & B (11, 12). Both have large to huge margins, tied by "Black Mingo S.C." and "Mayesville S.C." large balloon-style circular datestamps, Extremely Fine, scarce markings

E. 100-150
210
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1268
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1268, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Ample to large margins, tied by brownish "Gillisonville S.C. Aug. 2" circular datestamp on fresh cover to Savannah Ga., Very Fine

E. 100-150
105
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1269
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1269, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Three large margins, just clear at left, cancelled by ms. "15" on brown cover addressed to Speaker of the Senate in Chattanooga Tenn., light strike of "Marysville Ten. Aug. 15" circular datestamp with day in ms. matching cancel on stam[p and "Return of Poll" at top left, fresh and Very Fine

E. 100-150
150
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1270
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1270, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Greenish Blue, Die A (11c), 10c Greenish Blue, Die A (11c)10c Greenish Blue, Die A (11c). Large to huge margins, tied by brownish "Forestville S.C. Apr. 11" circular datestamp on brown cover to Aumans Hill P.O. N.C., Very Fine, this is the unique example of this town postmark

E. 150-200
180
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1271
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1271, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Three large margins, rough at right into top corner, ms. "X" cancel, ms. "Fair Forest S.C. July 13, 1864" pmk. on buff cover to military address at Asheville N.C., Fine, very rare town marking

E. 100-150
160
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1272
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1272, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Deep Blue, Die A, Keatinge & Ball (11b), 10c Deep Blue, Die A, Keatinge & Ball (11b)10c Deep Blue, Die A, Keatinge & Ball (11b). Top left corner sheet margins, other sides full to large, tied by "Charleston S.C. Feb. 8, 186-" (1865) circular datestamp on cover to Columbia S.C., light waterstain at bottom, otherwise Extremely Fine, used days before Federal occupation

E. 200-300
375
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1273
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1273, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Deep Blue, Die A, Keatinge & Ball (11 K & B), 10c Deep Blue, Die A, Keatinge & Ball (11 K & B)10c Deep Blue, Die A, Keatinge & Ball (11 K & B). Ample to full margins, tied by blue "Columbia S.C. Feb. 5" circular datestamp on blue cover with Charlotte and S.C. R.R. printed corner card and "R.R.S." in corner, to Walterboro S.C., with original letter on company letterhead datelined 1865 from superintendent wishing to hire th addressee's "first class boys" (slaves), Very Fine

E. 400-500
650
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1274
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1274, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Dies A & B (11, 12), 10c Blue, Dies A & B (11, 12)10c Blue, Dies A & B (11, 12). Both with large to enormous margins all around, No. 11 tied by "Charleston S.C. Mar. 20, 186-" circular datestamp on cover to Richmond Va., No. 12 tied by red "Raleigh N.C." double-circle datestamp on cover to Gainesville Ala., Extremely Fine

E. 200-300
125
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1275
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1275, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Huge margins all around incl. left sheet margin, tied by blue "Columbia S.C. Oct. 13" circular datestamp on cover to Greenville C.H. S.C., 1864 docketing, Extremely Fine, ex Kohn

E. 100-150
150
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1276
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1276, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Huge margins incl. left sheet margin, tied by bold "Lake City Fla. Sep. 2" circular datestamp on yellow cover to Greenville S.C., 1864 docketing (not contemporary), Extremely Fine

275
425
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1277
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1277, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Dark Blue, Die B (12), 10c Dark Blue, Die B (12)10c Dark Blue, Die B (12). Intense shade and impression, large to huge margins with trace of adjoining stamp at bottom, tied by bold "Yorkville S.C. Jun. 22" circular datestamp on fresh cover to Chester S.C., 1864 docketing, Extremely Fine

E. 100-150
130
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1278
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1278, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Large margins to close at right, tied by brownish "Johnsonville S.C. Aug. 13" circular datestamp on cover to Macon Ga., faint trace of waterstain at lower left, still Very Fine

E. 100-150
230
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1279
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1279, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). SLightly cut in, tied by remarkably sharp strike of "Mars Bluff S.C. Dec. 13" circular datestamp on cover to Thomasville N.C., Very Fine

E. 100-150
115
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1280
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1280, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Large even margins, S.C. town datestamp (not tied) on buff cover to Pactolus S.C., "Way" straightline handstamp, two small spots, otherwise Very Fine

E. 100-150
130
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1281
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1281, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Large margins to touching at left, minor gum toning, tied by "Augusta Ga. Nov. 15" circular datestamp on brown homemade cover to Greensboro Ga. with ms. "O.B." official business endorsement, Very Fine, ex Kohn

E. 75-100
105
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