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Sale 850 — The Dr. Karl Agre Collection of Confederate States

Sale Date — Wednesday, 25 September, 2002

Category — College Covers (by state)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
5888
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5888, College Covers (by state)5c Blue, Local (7), 5c Blue, Local (7)5c Blue, Local (7). Horizontal pair, large margins to just touched at top left, tied by "Greensborough Ala. Nov. 15" circular datestamp on gray Southern University College cover to Bainbridge Ga., fresh and Very Fine, with 1997 C.S.A. certificate

E. 300-400
625
5889
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5889, College Covers (by state)10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Margins close to in, tied by bold 5-bar grid, "Centre Ala. Sep. 11" circular datestamp on gray Huntsville Female College all-over illustrated cover to Richmond Va., fresh and Fine

E. 400-500
625
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5890
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5890, College Covers (by state)Tuscaloosa Ala. Oct. 28, Tuscaloosa Ala. Oct. 28Tuscaloosa Ala. Oct. 28. Circular datestamp with "Paid 5" woodcut handstamp on gray University of Alabama college cover to Demopolis Ala., slightly reduced at right affecting handstamp, Fine

E. 300-400
450
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5891
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5891, College Covers (by state)5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1), 5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1)5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1). Large margins to just touched at top incl. part of adjoining stamp at left, cancelled by grid, "Athens Ga. Paid Feb. 26" circular datestamp on red Lucy Cobb Institute college cover to Brick Store Ga., stamp with small tear at right, otherwise Fine

E. 750-1,000
1,250
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5892
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5892, College Covers (by state)Griffin Ga. Feb. 1, Griffin Ga. Feb. 1Griffin Ga. Feb. 1. Bold circular datestamp with "Paid" and "5" handstamps on Marshall College corner card cover to military address at Savannah Ga., barely reduced at top, light file folds, Fine

E. 200-300
425
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5893
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5893, College Covers (by state)Horn Lake Miss. Apr. 3, Horn Lake Miss. Apr. 3Horn Lake Miss. Apr. 3. Circular datestamp with "Paid" handstamp and ms. "5" on State Female College of Greenwood Tenn. cover to Selma Ala., with 1862 enclosure, fresh and Fine

E. 300-400
500
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5894
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5894, College Covers (by state)5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1), 5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1)5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1). Large margins, bright color, cancelled by grid, "Chapel Hill N.C. Feb. 10" circular datestamp on gray University of North Carolina College cover to Salisbury N.C., fresh and Very Fine, with 1995 P.F. and C.S.A. certificates

E. 500-750
1,150
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5895
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5895, College Covers (by state)5c Dark Blue, Stone 2 (4a), 5c Dark Blue, Stone 2 (4a)5c Dark Blue, Stone 2 (4a). Used with 5c Blue, Local (6) and tied by "Winchester N.C. Dec. 22" circular datestamp on gray North Carolina College cover to Mount Pleasant N.C., barely reduced at left, stamps with small faults, Very Fine appearance, atractive and scarce usage, ex Brooks and Finney

E. 500-750
700
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5896
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5896, College Covers (by state)5c Blue, Local (7), 5c Blue, Local (7)5c Blue, Local (7). Horizontal pair, large margins, tied by blue "Greensborough N.C. Aug." circular datestamp on small embossed Greensborough Female College cover to Pittsboro N.C., some wear, Fine

E. 300-400
400
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5897
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5897, College Covers (by state)10c Greenish Blue, Die A (11c), 10c Greenish Blue, Die A (11c)10c Greenish Blue, Die A (11c). Large margins all around, tied by neat "Warrenton N.C." dateless handstamp on blue Female Collegiate Institute cameo corner card cover to Pine Hall N.C., few light toned spots, missing small part of backflap, otherwise Very Fine

E. 200-300
550
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5898
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5898, College Covers (by state)Hillsboro N.C. Mar. 1, 1862, Hillsboro N.C. Mar. 1, 1862Hillsboro N.C. Mar. 1, 1862. Blue double-circle datestamp, matching "Paid 5" handstamp converted from old 3c rate, on buff cover to Franklinton N.C., with illustrated Hillsborough Military Academy corner card showing Federal flag, backflap missing, small tear at top, otherwise Fine

E. 400-500
400
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5899
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5899, College Covers (by state)5c Blue, Local (7), 5c Blue, Local (7)5c Blue, Local (7). Horizontal pair, huge margins to just in incl. part of three adjoining stamps, tied by blue "Columbia S.C. Apr. 29" circular datestamp on gray Greenville Baptist Female College illustrated cover to Charlotte N.C., missing part of top flap, some toning affects stamps, otherwise Fine, ex Kohn

E. 300-400
525
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5900
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5900, College Covers (by state)Norfolk Va. Jan. 10, Norfolk Va. Jan. 10Norfolk Va. Jan. 10. Blue circular datestamp with matching "5" handstamp on Raleigh Female Seminary corner card cover to Williamsboro N.C., corner card crossed out and partly erased and with military sender's notation, some slight toning, Fine "adversity" usage

E. 150-200
300
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5901
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5901, College Covers (by state)Danville Va. Aug. 31, Danville Va. Aug. 31Danville Va. Aug. 31. Circular datestamp on unrated cover with Danville Female College corner card to Amelia C.H. Va., slightly reduced at right, Very Fine

E. 300-400
200
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5902
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5902, College Covers (by state)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Huge margins to just in, tied by "Richmond Va. Jun. 12, 1862" circular datestamp on illustrated Emory & Henry College cover to Boydton P.O. Va., illustrated printed school seal on back, fresh and Fine, ex Dietz

E. 300-400
1,050
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5903
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5903, College Covers (by state)Petersburg Va. Dec. 21, Petersburg Va. Dec. 21Petersburg Va. Dec. 21. Bold circular datestamp in blue with matching "5" and "Paid" handstamps on gray illustrated Farmville Female College cover to Richmond Va. and forwarded to Farmville Va., neat "Richmond Va. Dec. 24" circular datestamp, ms. "Ford 5", some minor edgewear, Very Fine and choice

E. 300-400
650
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5904
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5904, College Covers (by state)Mount Laurel Va. Jan. 26, Mount Laurel Va. Jan. 26Mount Laurel Va. Jan. 26. Circular datestamp with "Paid" in oval handstamp on unrated orange cover with Mount Laurel Academy corner card to Va. town, fresh and Very Fine

E. 200-300
675
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5905
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5905, College Covers (by state)Churchville Va. Jul. 15, Churchville Va. Jul. 15Churchville Va. Jul. 15. Circular datestamp with day changed in ms, "Paid" in oval handstamp and ms. "5" on orange cover with illustrated Roanoke College corner card to Wytheville Va., sealed tear at bottom and some wear, otherwise Fine

E. 400-500
950
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5906
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5906, College Covers (by state)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Large margins to in, "Richmond Va. Sept. 25" circular datestamp on Southern Waverly Institute corner card cover to Talcott's R. & D. R. Road Va., stamp originally affixed over corner card and lifted, Fine

E. 200-300
290
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5907
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5907, College Covers (by state)Fairfax C.H. Va. Oct. 3, Fairfax C.H. Va. Oct. 3Fairfax C.H. Va. Oct. 3. Light but sharp strike of circular datestamp with well-struck "Paid 5" handstamp on cover to Bremo Bluff Va., bronze Valley Female Institute, Winchester Va. college design, informative text including tuition for variety of courses, slight edgewear, small piece out of backflap, Very Fine, ex Kimmel and Everett

E. 500-750
1,000
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5908
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5908, College Covers (by state)10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Large margins to clear, light cresae at top, tied by "Staunton Va." circular datestamp on yellow Virginia Female Institute college cover to University of Va., 1864 docketing at left, Fine

E. 400-500
900
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5909
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5909, College Covers (by state)Wytheville Va, Wytheville VaWytheville Va. Light strike of circular datestamp with "Paid" handstamp on unrated blue illustrated Wytheville Female College corner card cover to Salem Va., neat Nov. 1861 docketing at left, minor edgewear, Fine

E. 300-400
500
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