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U.S. Stamps, Postal History, Fancy Cancels and Revenues


Patriotic Covers




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Lot 6201

The First Officer Killed in the Revolution / The First Officer Killed in the Present Rebellion, 3¢ (65) tied by "Mercer PA/Nov/21" cds on illustrated patriotic cover with red and blue design, addressed to MI; edge flaws, F.-V.F.
Bischel unlisted. Walcott 414.
Suggested Bid $100.
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Lot 6202

Fremont Portrait Facing Left, 1¢ (63) pen tied on illustrated cover to Webster NY; reduced at left, F.-V.F.
Bischel unlisted. Walcott unlisted.
Suggested Bid $80.
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Lot 6203

Gen Nathaniel Lyon, 3¢ (65) tied by "Murfreeboro Ten/Jul/9/1862" cds on patriotic cover with blue design, addressed to Afton MN; staining at right and edge faults, F.-V.F.
Bischel 919. Walcott 469 var.
Suggested Bid $70.
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Lot 6204

General McClellan and Staff, black and green Upham patriotic design on cover bearing 3¢ rose (65), small faults, tied by "Washignton D.C. Sep 17, 1861" cds to Saco, Maine; some edge toning and flaws, Fine.
Bischel 548. Walcott 289.
Suggested Bid $120.
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Lot 6205

Maj. General McClellan, yellow and black portrait design on cover bearing 3¢ rose (65), faulty, tied by "Washington D.C. Feb 17" cds on cover to West Concord, Vt.; reduced at right, Fine.
Walcott 316.
Suggested Bid $70.
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Lot 6206

Gen. Scott, "Our Commander In Chief", 3¢ (65) tied by Washington DC cds, on allover patriotic design, addressed to Fall River MA, with illustrated patriotic lettersheet, "Uncle Sam's In Earnest"; staining and reduced at left, missing left corners; letter sheet with pencil writing faded, Fine.
Bischel 474. Walcott 247.
Suggested Bid $40.
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Lot 6207

George Washington Portrait Facing Left, 3¢ (65) tied by 1861 Washington DC cds with red & blue design framed by eagle, cannon & flags on cover to Philadelphia; mended at right, Fine.
Bischel 158. Walcott 76.
Suggested Bid $80.
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Lot 6208

Battle of Pittsburgh Landing, 3¢ (65) and 1¢ (63) cancelled by circle grids with indistinct cds and black & white design, addressed to Burlington VT; it is our opinion that the stamps do not belong on this cover, F.-V.F.
Bischel 1299. Walcott 745 var.
Suggested Bid $80.
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Lot 6209

Connecticut, "The Loyal States", 3¢ (65) tied by cds on allover blue design patriotic cover to Middleton CT; reduced at right, missing upper left corner, Fine.
Walcott 1796 var.
Suggested Bid $20.
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Lot 6210

Vermont, "The Loyal States", mint allover patriotic image, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Bischel 3378. Walcott 1891.
Suggested Bid $10.
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Lot 6211

Vermont, "The Loyal States", 3¢ (65) tied by blue East Fairfield cds on allover patriotic image on cover to Albany NY; piece missing top center, Fine.
Bischel 3378. Walcott 1891.
Suggested Bid $20.
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Lot 6212

Eagle and Shield, red and blue patriotic design on cover bearing 3¢ rose (65) tied by bold "Washington D.C. Jan 23" cds to Rimersburgh, Pa., Very Fine.
Bischel 5994 var. Walcott 2477.
Suggested Bid $100.
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Lot 6213

Flying Eagle With Flag, 3¢ (65) tied by Memphis TN cds and target with red & blue patriotic image on cover to Fredericksburg OH; light overall toning, reduced at right, Fine.
Bischel 4662. Walcott 2625.
Suggested Bid $40.
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Lot 6214

Then Conquer We Must…, 3¢ (65) tied by Rhinebeck NY cds with red & blue design on 1861 cover to Albany NY; missing backflap, light overall toning, F.-V.F.
Bischel 4541. Walcott 2517 var.
Suggested Bid $50.
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Lot 6215

The Union The Constitution…, 3¢ (26) SE at right tied by circular grid to full color patriotic of eagle on shield with "The Union, the Constitution./And The/Enforcement of the Laws" with "Buffalo NY/Jul/24/1861" cds on cover to Gaines NY; tear at left affecting image, F.-V.F.
Bischel 4522. Walcott 2516 var.
Suggested Bid $50.
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Lot 6216

Annihilation To Traitors, 3¢ (65) tied by target with "Wardsboro VT/May/27" cds with red & blue patriotic image on cover to Guilford Center VT, blue & red misregistered in image, F.-V.F.
Bischel unlisted. Walcott unlisted.
Suggested Bid $50.
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Lot 6217

Flag Draped Seated Figure with Shield, ""PAID"" straight line and "North Troy VT/Mar/11" cds with red & blue patriotic image on cover to Brandon VT, Very Fine.
Bischel 4186. Walcott 2366.
Suggested Bid $35.
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Lot 6218

"Flag of the seas! On Ocean wave…", manuscript "Soldiers Letter" with "Due 3" straight line, blue design with 1862 Cairo IL double circle cds, addressed to Sunbury OH; water staining and reduced at right, Fine.
Bischel 3737. Walcott 1963.
Suggested Bid $40.
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Lot 6219

Let Every Man's Motto…, 3¢ (65) tied by target with Bellows Falls VT cds, red & blue patriotic image on cover to Windsor VT, Very Fine.
Bischel 5412. Walcott unlisted.
Suggested Bid $70.
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Lot 6220

Liberty and Flag, red and blue patriotic design with embossed imprint of the Stationers Frances & Loutrel on cover bearing 3¢ dull red (26) tied by grid cancel to Newark, N.Y., red "Palmyra N.Y. May 22" cds; reduced slightly at right just affecting 3¢, F.-V.F., rare design.
Bischel 3918. Walcott 2179.
Suggested Bid $200.
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Lot 6221

Stand By The Flag, 3¢ (65) cancelled by "Paid" in lozenge tied by red "Boston/Mass/Mar/8" cds with red & blue image of flag on cover to East Lowell ME; cover reduced at left affecting image, F.-V.F.
Bischel 5488. Walcott 2982.
Suggested Bid $35.
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Lot 6222

Stand By The Flag! 3¢ (65) tied by "Springfield VT/Sep/9/1862" cds with rd & blue image on cover to Ascutneyville VT, F.-V.F.
Bischel 5488. Walcott 2982.
Suggested Bid $35.
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Lot 6223

Stand By The Union, 3¢ (65) tied by cds on cover with red & blue design addressed to Exeter NH, F.-V.F.
Bischel 5334. Walcott 2954 var.
Suggested Bid $35.
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Lot 6224

Cavalryman On Horse With Sword Drawn, 3¢ (65) tied by Washington DC cds with red patriotic image at left on cover to Pittsfield NH; tiny mended tear at left, F.-V.F.
Bischel 3511. Walcott 1932.
Suggested Bid $50.
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Lot 6225

Farmer Soldier With Flag & Plow, 3¢ (65) tied by target with New Orleans LA cds with red, brown & blue patriotic image on cover to Pittsford VT; reduced at right and erosion at top right, F.-V.F.
Bischel 3554. Walcott 2056.
Suggested Bid $35.
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Lot 6226

Soldier Holding Flag, 3¢ (26) tied by "Craftsburg VT/Aug/19" cds with red & blue patriotic image on cover to East Corinth VT; barely reduced at right, Very Fine.
Bischel 3610. Walcott 2035.
Suggested Bid $50.
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Lot 6227

Soldier Holding Flag, 3¢ (26) tied by Boston Paid grid with red "Boston MA/May/20" cds with red & blue design on cover to N. Stoughton MA; edge toning, F.-V.F.
Bischel 3610. Walcott 2035 var.
Suggested Bid $30.
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Lot 6228

Soldier Holding Flag & Rifle with Plow, 3¢ (26) tied by circular grid with "Indianapolis IN/Jul/5/1861" cds with blue and red design with "The Flag of The Free" imprint on cover to Louisville KY, Very Fine.
Walcott 2062 var.
Suggested Bid $60.
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Lot 6229

Soldier on Battlefield Holding Flag & Sword, 3¢ (65) tied by cork cancel with "Union Mills/PA/Mar/9/1864" cds with red patriotic image on cover to Frewsburg NY; opened at right, light stain at right, F.-V.F.
Bischel 3569. Walcott 1857.
Suggested Bid $50.
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Lot 6230

Soldier Ready With Sabre & Flag, manuscript "Soldiers Mail" with "Due 3" with red, white & blue design to Logan OH; light toning, reduced at right, F.-V.F., from the FDR collection.
Bischel 3537. Walcott 2038.
Suggested Bid $80.
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Lot 6231

Figure Holding Flag, 3¢ (26) cancelled by squares in circle with "Fairhaven VT/June 18" cds with red & blue patriotic image on cover to Castleton VT; reduced at left, F.-V.F.
Bischel 3927. Walcott 2368 var.
Suggested Bid $50.
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Lot 6232

Lady Liberty Holding Flag & Sword, 3¢ (26) tied by circle grid with "McIndoe's Falls VT/Jun/4" cds with red & blue patriotic image on cover to Lowell MA, F.-V.F.
Bischel 4074. Walcott 2328.
Suggested Bid $60.
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Lot 6233

Lady Liberty Holding Flag & Sword, 3¢ (65) straight edge, manuscript cancelled with manuscript "Sunderland Vt/June 3" with red & blue patriotic image on cover to Danby VT, F.-V.F.
Bischel 4074. Walcott 2328.
Suggested Bid $40.
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Lot 6234

Traitors Shall Tremble Before Our Flag! 3¢ (26) cancelled by circle grid with "Hartford VT/July/25" cds with red patriotic image on cover to Albany NY, a gem of a cover, Very Fine.
Bischel unlisted. Walcott unlisted.
Suggested Bid $60.
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Lot 6235

The Union Now and Forever, red and blue patriotic design on buff cover bearing 3¢ pink (64), tied by "Middleburg N.Y. Jun 22" cds to Soldier of Company C 172 Regt. P.M. at Yorktown, Va.; some edge wear, F.-V.F., 1983 Alcuri certificate.
Bischel 4175 var. Walcott 2360.
Suggested Bid $300.
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Lot 6236

"Freedom's Triumph", 3¢ tied by target cancel with "Washington DC/May/20/64" double circle cds on patriotic cover addressed to Winoski Falls VT; repaired at right, Fine.
Bischel 4871. Walcott unlisted.
Suggested Bid $20.
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Lot 6237

"Hymn for the Hour", 3¢ (65) tied by 1862 cds on patriotic cover, addressed to Clayton IL, F.-V.F.
Bischel 4876. Walcott unlisted.
Suggested Bid $35.
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Lot 6238

"My Friends", 3¢ (65) tied by "Norfolk VA/Dec/13" to patriotic cover to Byfield NH; edge flaws, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $30.
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Lot 6239

"When Shall we meet again", 3¢ tied by "Washington DC/Sep/26/1862" double circle cds on patriotic cover addressed to Woodhull NY; reduced at right, small mend top edge, F.-V.F.
Walcott unlisted.
Suggested Bid $35.
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Lot 6240

Lot of six better unused Civil War patriotics, includes "A flying rumour for Jeff Davis" with man-o-war, "Cease Viper, you bite a file" with snake around file, red & blue "Memorial To Col Ellsworth" with dying Ellsworth and soldier firing behind him, "We'll fight it out on this line if it takes all summer" with portrait of Grant, "Ellsworth Memorial" with "Youthful Integrity, Temperance, Patriotism" and red "The Loyal States Missouri"; a few flaws, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $70.
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Lot 6241

Patriotic letter sheet, red, white and blue illustration of ongoing battle, datelined Washington DC Feb 5/63, letter relates sickness that has kept him in a hospital for the last month, he was in one battle and hopes to never be in another, signs off "Cornelius/St Aloysius Hospital Washington DC", easy to read, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $70.
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Lot 6242

Two Civil War patriotic covers, 3¢ (65) tied cancelled by blue circle grid with matching Baltimore MD cds on cover addressed to Oneida NY with red & blue edged reverse and embossed eagle and shield on backflap, also 3¢ (65) tied by Philadelphia PA cds on red & blue edged cover addressed to 5th Penna Calvary near Alexandria, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $35.
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