Sale 988 — The Steven C. Walske Collection of Civil War Special Routes

Sale Date — Thursday, 27 May, 2010

Category — Flag-of-Truce Mail: Other Routes

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
241
c
Sale 988, Lot 241, Flag-of-Truce Mail: Other RoutesTroy Tenn.-Hickman Ky. Civilian flag-of-truce cover to Hopkinsville Ky., enclosed letter datelined "Near Troy, Obion County, April 2nd/63", U.S. postage paid by 3c Rose (65), cancelled by target, entered Union mails with "Hickman Ky. Apr. 7, 1863" circular datestamp, most of backflap missing, still Very Fine and scarce flag-of-truce letter from Tennessee through Hickman, Kentucky

E. 500-750
350