Sale 779 — Civil War Postal History and Autographs
Sale Date — Wednesday, 10 July, 1996
Category — Thru-the-Lines, Southern Expresses, Paids and Dues
B.D. Depot Oct. 17/61. Ms. Virginia postmark (Beaver Dam) and matching "5" on 1861 folded letter to Captain Clarke at Leesburg, from his wife, forwarded with double-circle ds to Manassas, with no indication of further payment, Fine and rare. Capt. Clarke was on Genl. Magruder's staff as A.Q.M.