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

Sale Date — Tuesday, 6 March, 2001

Category — Postmasters Provisionals (Atlanta thru Canton)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1010
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1010, Postmasters Provisionals (Atlanta thru Canton)Atlanta Ga., 5c Black entire (6XU2), Atlanta Ga., 5c Black entire (6XU2)Atlanta Ga., 5c Black entire (6XU2). Clear strike of provisional handstamp with "Atlanta Ga. Aug. 27, 1861" circular datestamp on buff cover to Hamburg S.C., small faults at left edge, appears Extremely Fine

600
300
1011
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1011, Postmasters Provisionals (Atlanta thru Canton)Atlanta Ga., 5c Black entire (6XU2), Atlanta Ga., 5c Black entire (6XU2)Atlanta Ga., 5c Black entire (6XU2). Strike at left of cover to Sand Fort Ala., bold "Atlanta Ga. Jul. 2, 1861" circular datestamp, endorsed "Via Columbus Ga." at lower left, Very Fine

600
250
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1012
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1012, Postmasters Provisionals (Atlanta thru Canton)Atlanta Ga., 10c Black entire (6XU6), Atlanta Ga., 10c Black entire (6XU6)Atlanta Ga., 10c Black entire (6XU6). Neat strike on blue illustrated cameo corner card cover to Howell Cobb in Richmond Va., matching "Atlanta Ga. Oct. 8, 1861" circular datestamp, some wear incl. tear at top left and few wrinkles, still an attractive and rare use

850
270
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1013
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1013, Postmasters Provisionals (Atlanta thru Canton)Atlanta Ga., 10c Black entire (6XU6), Atlanta Ga., 10c Black entire (6XU6)Atlanta Ga., 10c Black entire (6XU6). Bold strike of provisional handstamp on cover to Vice President Stephens with no address, neat "Atlanta Ga. Sep. 10, 1861" circular datestamp, most of backflap intact except small piece out of cover at top left from opening, 1861 docketing on back of cover by Stephens, Very Fine

850
270
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1014
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1014, Postmasters Provisionals (Atlanta thru Canton)Atlanta Ga., 10c Black entire (6XU6), Atlanta Ga., 10c Black entire (6XU6)Atlanta Ga., 10c Black entire (6XU6). Clear strike of provisional handstamp with "Atlanta Ga. Oct. 7, 1861" circular datestamp on cover to Howell Cobb in Richmond Va., slightly reduced at top and missing top flap, small area of discoloration at top right indicates that a dime may have been attached, Very Fine

850
290
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1015
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1015, Postmasters Provisionals (Atlanta thru Canton)Camden S.C. 5c Black entire (125XU1), Camden S.C. 5c Black entire (125XU1)Camden S.C. 5c Black entire (125XU1). Clear handstamp applied on top of "Camden S.C. Jul. 15" double-circle datestamp on yellow cover to Charleston S.C., bold second strike, small faults, Very Fine, the only recorded example of the Camden postmaster provisional

800
2,200
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1016
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1016, Postmasters Provisionals (Atlanta thru Canton)Canton Miss., 5c Black entire (14XU1), Canton Miss., 5c Black entire (14XU1)Canton Miss., 5c Black entire (14XU1). Clear strike of provisional handstamp, "Canton Miss. Nov. 15, 1861" circular datestamp on fresh cover to Carroll Hoy & Co. of New Orleans, usual pinholes, Extremely Fine, with 1984 C.S.A. certificate

2,250
1,000
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