Carriers and Locals.
More than 30 covers and a few off cover, 1840's, 50's and 60's, comprising General Issue Carriers incl. LO2, LO3, LO5 and Franklin plate proof on card, LO2 on small blue cover to Philadelphia "U.States" indicating origin from another country; Carrier Department stamps on cover incl. 1LB8 and 1LB9 (two), each tied with regular postage, 6LB10 on front only with "New York U.S. City Mail" circle; nine Carrier usages incl. 3c 1851 to Charleston with sender's "Penny Post"
directive, 1c 1857 and 3c Red Nesbitt entire from Charleston, U.S. City Despatch Post circular datestamp, 1c 1857-61's from New York and Philadelphia; Local Posts mainly Blood's (5) and Boyd's (7) with nice variety of combinations and usages, lastly an uncancelled Squier & Co. on faulty cover; condition is about Fine-Very Fine (a few lesser items and reference material not noted in description), well beyond the typical Carriers and Locals large lot and worth careful examination
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