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Civil War Patriotic Covers




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Lot 6618

"Maj. Gen McClellan" and "The War for the Union", inscriptions on gray all over patriotic cover with 3¢ red (#65) tied by double circle Alexandria Va postmark, addressed to Hagaman's Mills NY; trivial cover edge toning and edge flaws, F.-V.F.
Bischel 627. Walcott 343.
Suggested Bid $160.
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Lot 6619

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 6620

Illinois, "Loyal To The Union", Liberty and Shield with inscription on brown patriotic cover with 3¢ rose (#65) manuscript cancelled, not tied, matching "Osborn Mo" postmark, addressed to Little Rock IL; Wells imprint on backflap; minor cover edge flaws, F.-V.F.
Bischel 3098. Walcott 1713.
Suggested Bid $160.
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Lot 6621

Maine, "Pine Tree", "Loyal", inscriptions and Maine state seal on blue patriotic cover addressed to Newburyport Mass and redirected to W. Newbury; franked with 3¢ rose (#65) tied by Rockville Ct postmark, manuscript "Ford 3" at left; minor edge flaws, F.-V.F.
Bischel 3197. Walcott 1773.
Suggested Bid $120.
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Lot 6622

Massachusetts, "Loyal to the UNION", inscription, Lady Liberty and Massachusetts State Seal on overal red and blue patriotic cover with Wells imprint on backflap, 3¢ Rose (#65) tied by Washington DC postmark, addressed to Sharon PA; stamp with minor edge flaws at right, F.-V.F.
Bischel 3164. Walcott 1776.
Suggested Bid $120.
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Lot 6623

New Jersey, "The Loyal State, UNION", inscriptions, female figure, flag and NJ State seal on blue all over patriotic cover with Reagles imprint on backflap, franked with 3¢ Rose (#65) tied by indistinct postmark, addressed to Hancock NY; stamp with small creases, cover with light bends at left and slight discoloration in seal, F.-V.F.
Bischel 3255. Walcott 1826.
Suggested Bid $120.
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Lot 6624

New York, "Loyal to the UNION", Lady Liberty, Flag and NY State seal, overall blue Patriotic cover with Wells imprint on backflap, franked with 3¢ rose (#65) tied by target cancel. light Lockport NY postmark to left, addressed to Niagara Falls NY; minor cover toned spot in address, Very Fine.
Bischel 3272. Walcott 1790.
Suggested Bid $160.
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Lot 6625

Ohio, "Loyal to the UNION", Lady Libety, Flag and Ohio State seal, overall red and blue Patriotic cover with Wells imprint on backflap, franked with 3¢ Rose (#65) tied by Washington DC postmark, addressed to Lehighton Penn; trivial cover edge flaws, F.-V.F.
Bischel 3299. Walcott 1779.
Suggested Bid $160.
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Lot 6626

Ohio, "The Loyal States, UNION", female figure holding flag, Ohio state seal, overall gray purple Patriotic cover with Reagles imprint on backflap, franked with 3¢ Rose (#65) tied by double circle Cairo ILL postmark, addressed to Chillicothe Ohio; reverse with tears, creases and small pieces out, Fine.
Bischel 3302. Walcott 1813.
Suggested Bid $120.
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Lot 6627

Ohio, "Buckeye State, LOYAL", inscriptions and Ohio state seal on light brown patriotic cover with shields in three corners; franked with 3¢ rose (#65) tied by 1862 Washington DC double circle postmark, addressed to E. Kingston NH, Very Fine.
Weiss ST-381. Walcott 1768.
Suggested Bid $120.
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Lot 6628

Pennsylvania, "Loyal to the UNION", Lady Liberty, Flag & Pennsylvania state seal on blue and red all over Patriotic cover with Wells imprint on backflap; franked with 3¢ Rose (#65) tied by Washington DC postmark, addressed to Carlisle PA; stamp small black ink spots, cover with crease to left of stamp, Fine.
Bischel 3339. Walcott 1781.
Suggested Bid $120.
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Lot 6629

Pennsylvania, "Loyal to the UNION", Lady Liberty, Flag & Pennsylvania state seal on brown patriotic cover; franked with 3¢ rose (#65, slightly oxidized) with target cancel (not tied), Lebanon Pa postmark to the left, addressed to Philadelphia Pa; cover without backflap and some adhesions from being pasted in album, Fine.
Bischel 3339. Walcott 1781.
Suggested Bid $120.
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Lot 6630

Eagle with Shield on top of Monument listing the battles of 4th Reg. P.R.V.C., all over red and blue patriotic cover franked with 3¢ rose (#65) on reverse, addressed to Wallace Penn; minor cover toned spots, light waterstaining on reverse, F.-V.F.
Bischel 2705. Walcott 1315.
Suggested Bid $120.
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Lot 6631

"Oh dear! dear! This is a much heavier burden than I had ever anticipated!!", neat white caricature franked with 3c rose (65) tied by segmented cork cancel, postmark Titusville, Pa., stamp average, cover Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $90.
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Lot 6632

Officer with Drawn Sword & Flags, 1¢ (24) and 3¢ (26) tied by New York cds on red & blue design (Bischel-3530, W-1886) patriotic cover addressed to Arlington Heights VA; reduced at right, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $100.
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Lot 6633

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 6634

Eagle and Flag, red and blue patriotic cover without inscription or imprint, Port Royal S.C. postmark at left, matching straightline "DUE 3" and manuscript "Soldier's Letter" at top right; faint toning band and trivial creases, Very Fine.
Bischel 4675. Walcott 2547.
Suggested Bid $120.
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Lot 6635

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 6636

"THE UNION Forever", Eagle with Shield facing right and stars on all over gray patriotic cover franked with 3¢ rose (#65) tied by West Liberty (PA?) postmark, addressed to Bethlehem Pa; stamp and cover with small toned spots, Fine.
Weiss E-R 95a in gray. Walcott 2480.
Suggested Bid $80.
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Lot 6637

Flag, 3¢ dull red, type III (26), tied by York Pa Jul 1 1861 double circle postmark on red and blue on amber Civil War patriotic cover depicting shaking hands, the Constitution and flag waving left, addressed to Chambersburg Pa; cover with minor toned spots at bottom, F.-V.F.
Bischel 5070. Walcott 2796 var.
Suggested Bid $150.
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Lot 6638

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 $28.
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Lot 6639

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 $34.
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Lot 6640

"The Star Spangled Banner…", 3¢ (26) tied by Washington DC c.d.s. on patriotic cover with red and blue design at left, imprint at bottom, addressed to Clarendon NY; reduced at right, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $60.
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