VERY FINE 2-CENT RED JACK STRIP OF FIVE CANCELLED IN BLUE ON COVER -- SENT TO THE "SIEGE TRAIN" ON JAMES ISLAND IN THE CHARLESTON HARBOR.
The South Carolina "Siege Train" was a special force of C.S.A. artillery that operated from James Island in an attempt to break the Union hold of Charleston Harbor. Captain Mordecai was assistant quartermaster and son-in-law of prominent Charleston resident Moses Mordecai
VERY FINE AND CHOICE. A LOVELY 10-CENT FRAMELINE ON COVER. RARELY FOUND SHOWING SUCH A LARGE PORTION OF THE FRAMELINES.
With 1982 P.F. certificate