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

Sale Date — Tuesday, 6 March, 2001

Category — Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Ala. thru Miss.)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
938
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 938, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Ala. thru Miss.)Cahaba Ala. Nov. 2, Cahaba Ala. Nov. 2Cahaba Ala. Nov. 2. Light circular datestamp, matching "5" over "10" and "Paid" handstamp on orange cover to Flat Rock S.C., with original 1861 letter, most of top backflap removed, Fine

E. 100-150
130
939
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 939, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Ala. thru Miss.)Tuskegee Ala. Jun. 24, 1861, Tuskegee Ala. Jun. 24, 1861Tuskegee Ala. Jun. 24, 1861. Blue double-circle datestamp, matching "Paid" in oval and "5" handstamps on small cover to Hamburg S.C., Extremely Fine

E. 150-200
150
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940°
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 940, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Ala. thru Miss.)Woodville Ala. May 20, 1861, Woodville Ala. May 20, 1861Woodville Ala. May 20, 1861. Ms. pmk. and "Paid 3" on red and blue 7-Star Confederate Flag Patriotic cover to Castle Craig Va., cover with faults, appears Fine, design, rate and town all unlisted in Dietz

E. 500-750
500
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941
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 941, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Ala. thru Miss.)Pensacola Fla. Jul. 20, Pensacola Fla. Jul. 20Pensacola Fla. Jul. 20. Bold circular datestamp with "Paid" in circle and "5" handstamps on orange cover to Mobile Ala., fresh and Very Fine

E. 200-300
210
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942
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 942, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Ala. thru Miss.)Pensacola Fla. Sep. 9, Pensacola Fla. Sep. 9Pensacola Fla. Sep. 9. Circular datestamp with "Paid" in circle and "5" handstamps on cover to Duncanville Fla., some edge tears and toning, still Fine, rare

E. 100-150
55
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943
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 943, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Ala. thru Miss.)Cassville Ga. Dec. 16, Cassville Ga. Dec. 16Cassville Ga. Dec. 16. Bold strike of blue circular datestamp, matching "5 Paid" in circle handstamp on orange cover to Savannah Ga., ms. "Chg. 66", fresh and Very Fine

E. 200-300
130
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944
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 944, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Ala. thru Miss.)Cuthbert Ga. Mar. 24, Cuthbert Ga. Mar. 24Cuthbert Ga. Mar. 24. Bold circular datestamp with matching "Paid" and "5" handstamps on homemade cover to Fort Gains Ga., 1862 receipt docketing, Very Fine

E. 150-200
130
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945
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 945, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Ala. thru Miss.)Macon Ga. Nov. 27, Macon Ga. Nov. 27Macon Ga. Nov. 27. Double-circle datestamp with large "Paid 5" in double-line circle on yellow cover to Griffin Ga., slightly reduced at right, Very Fine

E. 150-200
125
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946
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 946, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Ala. thru Miss.)Macon Ga. Apr. 3, Macon Ga. Apr. 3Macon Ga. Apr. 3. Bold double-circle datestamp with large "Paid 5" in circle handstamp on orange cover to Haynesville Ga., additional ms. "Paid 5", fresh and Very Fine

E. 200-300
135
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947
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 947, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Ala. thru Miss.)Renwick Ga. Jun. 24, Renwick Ga. Jun. 24Renwick Ga. Jun. 24. Bright green circular datestamp with date in ms., matching "Paid" in oval on cover to Macon Ga., slightly reduced at right, fresh and Very Fine, green is exceedingly scarce

E. 300-400
500
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948
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 948, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Ala. thru Miss.)Columbus Ky. Jan. -, Columbus Ky. Jan. -Columbus Ky. Jan. -. Well-struck circular datestamp with month slug only, "Paid" in oval and ms. "10" rate on cover to Mrs. James Chesnut Jr. at Richmond Va., forwarded twice, first with "Richmond Va. Feb. 22, 1862" circular datestamp and "FORWARDED 5" in octagonal frame handstamp, then with red "Camden S.C. Feb. 25(?)" circular datestamp (no further rating), few minor stained spots, otherwise Very Fine and remarkable usage, illustrated in Dietz, ex Gallagher (where it realized $1,350 hammer)

E. 750-1,000
900
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949°
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 949, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Ala. thru Miss.)Austin Miss. Feb. 4, Austin Miss. Feb. 4Austin Miss. Feb. 4. Well-struck circular datestamp with Feb. inverted, "Paid" and "5" handstamps on red and blue 7-Star Confederate Flag Patriotic cover to Courtland Ala., 1862 docketing, light edge toning, otherwise Very Fine, signed Brian Green

E. 1,500-2,000
1,500
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950
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 950, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Ala. thru Miss.)Canton Miss. Oct. 28, 1861, Canton Miss. Oct. 28, 1861Canton Miss. Oct. 28, 1861. Clearly struck circular datestamp with large "Paid 5" woodcut handstamp on orange cover to Carroll Hoy & Co. in New Orleans, usual light filing pinholes, Extremely Fine and choice

E. 400-500
150
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951
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 951, Handstamped Paid and Due Markings (Ala. thru Miss.)[Mississippi] "Run Yank, or Die!", [Mississippi] "Run Yank, or Die!"[Mississippi] "Run Yank, or Die!". Rare Confederate patriotic design depicting firing cannon and 11-Star Flag, "Nash, Printer" imprint, addressed to Talladega Ala., privately carried outside of the mails, with original enlcosure datelined "Pontatuck Co. Miss. June 13th, 1862", some interesting contents incl. "from there we were ordered to cover the retreat from Corinth", backflap removed, some age toning, still Very Fine, the "Run Yank, or Die!" slogan is exceedingly rare

E. 750-1,000
1,000
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