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Lot 3647

Confederate States, Union City, TN, stampless cover, handstamp with "Paid/5" in double-ring with large negative "Union City Tennessee", on small cover addressed to Relfs Bluff, AR; trivial repair upper left corner, Fine to Very Fine, ex-Bartels, with 2017 P.F. certificate.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Current Bid$750
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Lot 3648

Confederate States, WELDON NC, PAID and manuscript 5, on salmon cover addressed "Care … 2nd Regiment N. C. Vols, Norfolk, Va"; date stamp with a small portion missing from opening, otherwise Very Fine, manuscript notation on reverse "Only Weldon Rate/manuscript to date" "3-3-50 E. E. Carver Downey, Calif."
C.S.A. Catalog A; $200.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 3649

Confederate States, including Stampless Covers, small selection of nine stampless and one cover franked with 5¢ green (1), includes usages from Halifax NC, Charleston SC, Raleigh NC, Tudor Hall Va and others, interesting grouping; many covers with faults, otherwise Fine.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 3650

Confederate States, Canton, Miss., 1861, 5¢ black (Scott 14XU1), attractive entire addressed to New Orleans, La., with lightly struck "Canton, Miss/FEB/8/1862" town cancellation, Very Fine, with 1989 P.F. certificate.
Scott $4,000.
Estimate $1,200 - 1,800.
Current Bid$600
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Lot 3651

Confederate States, Dalton, Ga., 1861, 5¢ black (Scott 20XU1), Dalton Paid 5 Ga. postmark on orange cover with Dalton Sep 2, 1861 Ga postmark, addressed to Mifflin via Atlanta, Ga, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $750.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid$130
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Lot 3652

Confederate States, Raleigh, N.C., 1861, 5¢ red (Scott 68XU1), red provisional handstamp on cover to Hillsboro, N.C.; clear strike of blue Raleigh double-circle postmark, Jul 12, 1860; slight flap damage, Fine.
Scott $400.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 3653

Confederate States, Salem, N.C., 1861, 5¢ black (Scott 73XU1), Provisional handstamp at upper right and control mark at lower left, on dark buff entire addressed to Patterson, N.C.; manuscript "Via Salisbury" at lower left; entire slightly reduced at right into the provisional marking and small cover repair on the reverse, otherwise Very Fine, a 2015 census of these covers notes that there are only 19 examples recorded with the manuscript "Paid 5".
C.S.A. Catalog SAL-NC-E01; $2,000.
Scott $1,750.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid$250
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Lot 3654

Confederate States, Statesville, N.C., 1861, 5¢ black (Scott 79XU1), light but legible boxed "PAID 5" Provisional handstamp at upper right and STATESVILLE, N.C. DEC 12 date stamp at top center on brown cover addressed to Providence, N.C.; cover with tiny edge flaws along bottom edge, otherwise Very Fine, a 2015 census of these covers notes that there are only 23 examples recorded.
C.S.A. Catalog STA-NC-E01; $1,000.
Scott $1,000.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid$130
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Lot 3655

Confederate States, Five CSA Covers, showing off a pair #7 to South Carolina; pair #6 from Mobile, AL, to Oholona, MS; pair #6 from Richmond, VA, to Washington, GA; #11 from Chattanooga, TN, to Prattville, AL; and #11 to Patolus, NC (with contents); please examine, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid$250
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Lot 3656

Confederate States, 1861, 8 covers, includes #1 with New Orleans, LA, c.d.s. to Juka, MS; #1 to Orange CH, VA; two #1 tied by Tudor Hall, VA, c.d.s. addressed to Gainesville, GA; plus three stampless and two with #65; great lot for the CSA maven, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid$180
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Lot 3657

Confederate States, Fifteen Confederate Town Covers, includes Florida: Pensacola and Key West; Georgia: Augusta; Mississippi: Georgetown, Natchez, Port Gibson and Vicksburg; North Carolina: Hillsboro; South Carolina: Darlington Court House; Texas: Huntsville and San Antonio; Virginia: Cobham and Culpepper; mixed condition, all franked with #65; examine please, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 3658

Confederate States, Five CSA-Related Covers, one with manuscript town cancel "Duprees Old Store" (S/R 5); one a cover to Lt. Inman, prisoner at Johnson Island; a pay envelope to Lt. William Young, prisoner at Johnson Island; a cover to George Finley, captured at Gettysburg; and a letter to Miss Fannie Byrne at the end of the war, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid$130
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Lot 3659

Confederate States, 1861, CSA Wallpaper Cover, 10¢ (#11) tied by red Greensboro, NC, c.d.s.; addressed to Flats Shoals, NC, Fine to Very Fine, with 2017 P.F. certificate.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Current Bid$300
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Lot 3660

Confederate States, 1861, CSA Wallpaper Cover, 10¢ (#11) tied by blue Hillsboro, NC, c.d.s.; cover addressed to Louisburg, NC, Fine to Very Fine, with 2017 P.F. certificate.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid$250
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Lot 3661

Confederate States, 1862 Raleigh, N.C. stampless cover, to Bartow, Florida; blue "Raleigh, N.C., Feb 12, 1862" postmark and red handstamped "Paid 10" (CC Type E) marking, Very Fine, quite scarce, with 2014 C.S.A. certificate.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Current Bid$50
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Lot 3662

Confederate States, 1861, 5¢ green (Scott 1), fabulous example with the deepest and richest color we've ever seen—and an early use of this issue; tied on attractive cover to Red Plains, N.C. by excellent strike of "Wilmington NC/14/Nov/Paid-5" c.d.s., Very Fine.
Scott $300.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid$130
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Lot 3663

Confederate States, 1861, 5¢ green (Scott 1), well-margined example tied on cover to Newberry C.H., S.C., by neatly struck town cancellation, Very Fine.
Scott $300.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid$130
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Lot 3664

Confederate States, 1861, 5¢ green (Scott 1), stamp with four full margins tied to cover by Woodville, MI June 21 (1862) postmark addressed to Laurel Hill, LA; a few light thins on back (not mentioned on accompanying certificate), Fine to Very Fine, with 1986 P.F. certificate.
Scott $300.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3665

Confederate States, 1861, 5¢ green, Stone 1 (Scott 1), stamp with three margins, in at left and affixed upside down, tied by decent strike of Richmond, VA c.d.s. 28 Jan 1862 to folded letter concerning sale of candles by Dunlop Moncure & Co., addressed to Petersburg, Va., very clean and attractive, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $300.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 3666

Confederate States, 1861, 10¢ blue (Scott 2), premium-quality example tied on 1863 cover with partial strike of "Tullahoma, Ten., Jul 15, 1863" c.d.s.; very attractive, Very Fine.
Scott $325.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 3667

Confederate States, 1861, 10¢ blue (Scott 2), gorgeous example of Patterson printing tied on attractive cover to Dalton, GA, by neatly struck "Augusta, Ga." c.d.s., Very Fine.
Scott $325.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid$130
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Lot 3668

Confederate States, 1861, 10¢ blue (Scott 2), ample-margined example tied on 1862 folded letter to Augusta, Ga., by black grid cancellation with matching adjacent "Kingston, Ga., Nov. 15, 1862" c.d.s.; a perfect strike on a decent folded letter with file folds, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $325.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Current Bid$50
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Lot 3669

Confederate States, 1862, 2¢ green (Scott 3), incredibly scarce on-cover example tied by "Montgomery, Ala." town postmark; although the cover is a bit "worn", it's rarity cannot be overstated, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $3,500.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Current Bid$500
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Lot 3670

Confederate States, 1862, 5¢ blue (Scott 4), absolutely gorgeous wide right sheet margin example neatly tied on cover to Griffin, Georgia, by beautiful strike of "Savannah, Ga., Apr. 23 - Paid" c.d.s.; inconsequential vertical file fold, Very Fine.
Scott $275.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3671

Confederate States, 1862, 10¢ rose (Scott 5), lovely example tied on cover by blue "Columbia, S.C." town cancellation; nice condition for this 150-year-old cover, Fine, with 2004 C.S.A. certificate.
Scott $750.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Current Bid$180
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Lot 3672

Confederate States, 1862, 5¢ light blue, De La Rue printing (Scott 6), pair tied by indistinct c.d.s. on wallpaper cover addressed to Salem, NC, Fine to Very Fine, with 2017 P.F. certificate.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Current Bid$300
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Lot 3673

Confederate States, 1862, 5¢ light blue, De La Rue printing (Scott 6), single usage for distances under 500 miles, tied on small cover to Raleigh, N.C., by "Greenville, S.C. postmark, Very Fine, desirable example.
Scott $150.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Current Bid$50
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Lot 3674

Confederate States, 1862, 5¢ light blue, De La Rue printing (Scott 6), handsome horizontal pair for distances over 500 miles, tied on cover by "Richmond, Va., 1862" c.d.s., Very Fine.
Scott $100.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Current Bid$50
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Lot 3675

Confederate States, 1862, 5¢ blue, Archer & Daly printing (Scott 7), attractive group of 5 different pairs on cover; two with wonderfully clear town postmarks and one other with scarcer red town cancellation; a lovely selection, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $475.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 3676

Confederate States, 1862, 5¢ blue, Archer & Daly printing (Scott 7), horizontal pair, clear to large margins, manuscript cancel and matching "Galts Mills March 31" postmark on dark amber cover addressed to Franklin Davis, Esq. Staunton Va (modern pencil notation "Sometimes thought to be a spy" pointed addressee's name), scarce town marking as the population of this town was only 46, the VPHS only records manuscript markings for Galts Mills; cover with tiny nick along top left edge, a Very Fine usage.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3677

Confederate States, 1862, 5¢ blue, Archer & Daly printing (Scott 7), outstanding right sheet margin pair neatly tied on cover to Cheraw, South Carolina, by lovely "Charleston, S.C." c.d.s.; an extraordinary multiple with incredible depth of color, Extremely Fine.
Scott $95.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Current Bid$50
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Lot 3678

Confederate States, 1863, 2¢ brown red (Scott 8), extremely scarce genuine usage of this stamp on local drop cover to Miss Leila Grant, Care David N. Crump, Adams Street between Clay & Lee, Richmond, Va, tied by light "Richmond, Va., Aug 16" c.d.s.; cover slightly reduced at right, otherwise Very Fine, ex-Thacker and Littlejohn, with 2005 P.F. certificate.
Scott $1,500.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid$375
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Lot 3679

Confederate States, 1863, 10¢ blue, "T-E-N" (Scott 9), handsome adhesive lightly tied on well-worn cover to Drakes Branch, Va, by light "Richmond, Va., May 2, 1863" c.d.s.; cover missing bottom flap from reverse, Very Fine.
Scott $1,500.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 3680
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Confederate States, 1863, 10¢ milky blue, "T-E-N", double transfer in "TEN CENTS" (Scott 9a var.), clear to large margins, tied on cover front only by manuscript cancel "Tunstalls Va, June 1, 63", to Unionville, S.C., Very Fine.
Scott $1,000.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid$250
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Lot 3681

Confederate States, 1863, 10¢ blue, "frame lines" (Scott 10), gorgeous example showing frame lines at top, right and bottom; neatly tied on 1863 cover to Richmond, Va., by partial "Mobile, Ala., Jun 20, 1863" c.d.s.; missing backflap on reverse, Extremely Fine, among the nicest frame line examples on cover we have ever had the pleasure to offer at public auction, ex-Agre, with 1991 C.S.A. certificate.
Scott $3,250.
Estimate $2,500 - 3,500.
Current Bid$1,300
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Lot 3682

Confederate States, 1863, 10¢ blue (Scott 11), impressive example with boardwalk margins tied on cover from Head Quarters Dept., North Carolina by blue town cancellation; lightly creased along the very top of the stamp, otherwise Extremely Fine.
Scott $125.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Current Bid$50
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Lot 3683
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Confederate States, 1863, 10¢ blue, perf'd (Scott 11e), cover front only - tied by "Atlanta, Ga." town cancellation; even though this is only a cover front, it is remarkably scarce, Fine, with 1988 C.S.A. certificate.
Scott $900 for a full cover.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 3684

Confederate States, 1863, 10¢ blue, 40¢ Trans-Mississippi Express Rate, West to East on Wallpaper Cover (Scott 11), block of four manuscript cancelled and with two strokes of a light unidentified postmark on wallpaper cover with manuscript "Jefferson, Tex Nov 13" postal markings paying the 40¢ Trans-Mississippi Express Rate, West to East, addressed to Fayet(t)ville, N. Carolina, colorful and striking usage, truly an exhibit-showpiece! Very Fine, a very rare usage by itself yet alone on a wallpaper adversity cover, with 2017 C.S.A. certificate, without premium for wallpaper cover.
C.S.A. Catalog CC-11-AD; $15,000 for Texas town.
Estimate $5,000 - 7,500.
Current Bid$2,500
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Lot 3685

Confederate States, 1863, 10¢ blue (Scott 12), four-margined 10¢ tied by "Ashboro NC" c.d.s. to wallpaper cover addressed to Greensboro, NC, Fine to Very Fine, with 2017 P.F. certificate.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid$375
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Lot 3686

Confederate States, 1863, 10¢ blue (Scott 12), extraordinary offering of four covers; each with a phenomenal bottom sheet margin example showing a portion of the scarce "Bank Note Engravers, Richmond, Va." imprint; a unique offering that took decades to assemble and would be nearly impossible to duplicate today, and a rare opportunity for the Confederate States specialist; exhibition quality covers that would enhance any collection or exhibit, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $540.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Current Bid$300
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Lot 3687

Confederate States, 1863, 20¢ green (Scott 13), well-worn cover that has been re-folded and pressed, missing part of backflap, to Staunton, Va., tied by light "Richmond, Va." c.d.s.; adhesive is a wide right sheet margin example with bold rich color, Very Fine.
Scott $1,250.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 3688

Confederate States, 1863, 20¢ green (Scott 13), legal-sized cover folded over at left; addressed to Red Oak Grove, Va; tied along with #11 by lightly struck "Charlotte C.H., Va." town postmark; although the condition is a bit rough, this is a tremendously scarce cover, Fine.
Scott $1,250.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3689

Confederate States, 1862, Southern Express Cover, Lynchburg, VA to Old Point Comfort, VA, onto Fulton, NY, black-on-orange "Southern/Express Company./from/Lynchburg" label affixed to cover bearing a U.S. 3¢ (#65) tied by Old Point Comfort VA/Nov 30 1862 double-ring town cancel; "through-the-lines" usage to Fulton, NY; stamp with "small faults", cover sound; reverse with penciled notes, Fine to Very Fine, with 2017 P.F. certificate.
Estimate $500 - 750

The largest private express operating in the Confederacy was the Southern Express Company, established when offices of Adams Express in the Southern States were purchased by Henry M. Plant, manager of Adams' Southern Division, and several associates. The offices were purchased April 1861, but the company did not begin operating under the Southern Express name until August. The Southern Express Company operated in all states of the Confederacy
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Current Bid$250
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Lot 3690

Confederate States, Point Lookout Prison cover, Point Lookout, MD, 3¢ (#65) tied by target cancel with Point Lookout, MD, c.d.s. on cover addressed to Goochland C.H., VA; large oval "Approved" Point Lookout handstamp (Type 1), and straightline "Due 10"; entered CSA mail with Richmond, VA, c.d.s.; staining at left, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid$375
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Lot 3691

Confederate States, Point Lookout MD Prisoner of War turned cover, front only of a prisoner-of-war turned usage, one side to Point Lookout from Maple Springs, NC, bearing U.S. 1861 3¢ rose tied by cork cancel with "Old Point Comfort Va. Feb. 6" c.d.s. and red pen 1864 docketing; turned usage on other side from Point Lookout to Maple Springs, with prisoner's endorsement at left and "Prisoner's Letter Examined" octagonal handstamp (Ty. IIa), "Point Lookout Md. Oct. 7 '64" c.d.s. and U.S. 1861 3¢ rose mostly removed; portion of Richmond c.d.s. and "Due 10" straightline handstamp for C.S.A. postage; missing pieces from corners, Fine.
Estimate $400 - 600

Over 2,000 cover fronts are known to Point Lookout because a dealer salvaged them from a waste paper sale in the 1920s (Antrim page 18). This turned front is among the more unusual and desirable from that group
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Current Bid$200
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Lot 3692

Confederate States, CSA Flag & Cannon Patriotic Cover (Scott 1), four-margined 5¢ tied by Tudor Hall VA c.d.s. on patriotic cover addressed to Charlotte NC; toning, Fine to Very Fine, a rare design: unlisted in Bischel or Walcott, with 2017 P.F. certificate.
Scott $2,500.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Current Bid$750
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Lot 3693

Confederate States, PASSED W. P. WOOD SUPT MILITARY PRISON, 3¢ rose (#65) tied by double-circle Washington, DC, date stamp on cover to Watertown, NY, with superb strike of censor handstamp (CSA Handbook PWH-02) of Old Capitol Prison, Extremely Fine.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid$375
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Lot 3694

Confederate States, "Flag of Truce, via Fortress Monroe", 3¢ rose (#65) tied by Delaware City, Del., target cancel on orange cover addressed to Waynesborough, Virginia, additionally franked with 10¢ blue Confederate stamp (#11) tied by Richmond, Va, town cancel; manuscript "by Flag of Truce, via Fortress Monroe, care of Major Ma…."; 3¢ stamp with rounded corner, 10¢ CSA stamp with some toning, cover with minor water discoloration, otherwise Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $500 - 750

A nice example of a civilian Flag of Truce cover
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Current Bid$250
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Lot 3695

Confederate States, Blockade covers off Wilmington NC and USS Brooklyn, two covers, each with #65; 1) single tied by target cancel on cover addressed to Norwich Conn, double circle Beaufort NC 1862 datestamp at upper right and manuscript "From Blockade off Wilmington NC"; 2) single tied by New Orleans datestamp on cover addressed to Boston, manuscript "U. S. S. Brooklyn" at upper left and "via N. Orleans" lower left (the Brooklyn was part of the West Gulf Blockading Squadron during the Civil War), Very Fine.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid$200
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Lot 3696

Confederate States, Care of Maj. Genl Butler, Old Pt Comfort Virginia, Flag of Truce letter, 3¢ rose (#65) single, tied by target cancel of Sandusky, Ohio, duplex datestamp on dark buff cover addressed to Penfield Georgia; straightline "DUE 10" at center; manuscript "From D. N. Sanders, Capt 3rd Ga Regt" at upper left, "Ex G S B" to left of stamp; cover without backflap, otherwise Very Fine.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 3697

Confederate States, PRISONER'S LETTER/ EXAMINED/ W. J. B./ JOHNSONS ISLAND O, 3¢ rose (#65) single, tied by blue target killer of Sandusky, Ohio, duplex cancel on Jun 9, 1865, dark buff cover addressed to College Hill, Ohio; excellent strike of censor's handstamp (CSA Handbook PWH-25); cover with typical light wrinkling, otherwise Very Fine.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid$130
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Lot 3698

Confederate States, R. I. BARRACKS EXAMINED PRISONERS LETTER, 3¢ rose (#65) tied by double-circle "ROCK ISLAND IL MAY 21 '64" duplex date stamp with target killer on dark buff cover addressed to Memphis, Tennessee; excellent strike of oval handstamp (CSA Handbook PWH-13) at center; stamp with minor flaws, otherwise Very Fine, ex-Matz.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid$130
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Lot 3699

Confederate States, PRISONER'S LETTER EXAMINED FORT DELAWARE, DEL, 3¢ rose (#65) tied by Delaware City, Del, target cancel on dark buff cover addressed to Baltimore, Md; excellent strike of oval handstamp (CSA Handbook PWH-01) at left; manuscript "Lieut. H J Carwright, Prisoner of War, Division 23, Fort Delaware, Oct 5th '64" at lower left; small neat pencil notation indicates that Cartwright may have been a member of "Morgan's Raiders", Very Fine.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid$130
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Lot 3700

Confederate States, Prisoners Camp, Point Lookout Maryland, 3¢ rose (#65) tied by quartered cork cancel on buff cover; double-circle "Old Point Comfort Va" datestamp at lower left, docketed "Dec 27, 1864" at left; manuscript "Exd E. A. T." at top center, a Very Fine cover.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3701

Confederate States, Old Point Comfort Va, 3¢ rose (#65) tied by double-oval "Mar 27" postmark on wallpaper front only addressed to "Henry A. Tiller, Prisners Camp, Point Lookout in Maryland in care of Major A. G. Brady, 4 Division Co K"; front with small repairs, otherwise Fine.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3702

Confederate States, Point Lookout Md, 3¢ rose (#65) cancelled with a segmented cork, on amber cover addressed to "Point Lookout Md, 6th Division Co G, in care of Major Brady", pencil "Ex" impinges on datestamp, Nov. 20 1864 docketing at left; cover with small edge flaws, a Very Fine cover.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3703

Confederate States, Point Lookout Md, 3¢ rose (#65) tied by quartered cork cancel on brown cover addressed to "Capt. B. H. Pearson, Co. D. 14th Ala, Prisoner War, Care Capt G. W Ahlaaa, Point Lookout Md"; manuscript "Exd E A L" at top center, docketed Dec 10, 1864; stamp with gum staining, otherwise Very Fine.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3704

Confederate States, CAMP DOUGLAS EXAMINED PRISONERS LETTER, 3¢ rose (#65) tied by blue six-bar open grid on cover to Bowling Green, Kentucky; matching double-circle "Chicago IL DEC 3 1863" at center; oval Camp Douglass handstamp (CSA Handbook PWH-07a) on reverse; cover with minor edge flaws, otherwise Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3705
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Confederate States, "Contraband", 3¢ rose (#65) tied by negative blue Star-of-David (S-E ST-6P 11) on rebacked front addressed to "Mr. James Marsh, Company B 3rd Div. P. W. C. Pt. Lookout Md"; matching lightly struck "Hebron Conn" datestamps at left, manuscript marking at lower left, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 3706

Confederate States, Two Prisoner of War covers, each with 3¢ rose (#65); 1) single tied by double-circle Columbus, Ohio, duplex with target killer on dark buff cover addressed to Keene, Ky, excellent strike of "EXAMINED CAMP CHASE O." censor's handstamp (CSA Handbook PWH-22) at left plus illustration of the outer walls of Camp Chase; 2) single, tied by square grid cancel and double Columbus O. datestamp on light buff cover with manuscript "Examd C W B Allison Col" censor's marking, Very Fine.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Current Bid$150
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Lot 3707

Confederate States, Prisoner of War covers, one cover and two fronts, each with 3¢ rose (#65): 1) cover with single tied by target cancel on 1865 cover with double-circle Newberne, NC, date stamp at right, addressed to "Mr. James W Hagood, Prisoners Camp, Point Lookout Maryland 9th Division Co. B"; dockted in red "June 7, 1865, from his wife …"; 2) front only from Newberne, NC, also addressed to Point Lookout, docketed May 28, 1865; 3) front only with single stamp tied by target cancel and Liberty, Va, datestamp, addressed to "John H. Phillips, Company H third division", docketed Jan 11, 1865; cover and front with trivial edge flaws, otherwise Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3708

Confederate States, Four Prisoner of War covers, each franked with single 3¢ (#65), with double-circle Old Point Comfort, Va, date stamp and addressed to a POW (C. Pearson, Mr. Squier Waller, Mr. John B. Williamson, and C. W. Thurman) at Point Lookout, Md; all without contents; small flaws except Williamson cover is a rebacked front, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3709

Confederate States, Four fronts and one cover with added stamp, all addressed to Point Lookout Md., fronts include one with large magenta double-oval Records Division handstamp and one each from Wilmington NC, Upper Falls and Baltimore MD; cover is from Onancock, VA, docketed June 1 1865 but franked with grilled stamp, Fine.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3710

Confederate States, Three Prisoner of War covers, each with 3¢ rose (#65); 1) manuscript-cancelled stamp on dark buff cover addressed to Ann Arbor, Michigan, with large blue Point of Rocks, Md, date stamp, pencil "Ex" at lower left; 2) stamp tied by Bloomington, IL, duplex cancel on dark buff cover addressed to "Mr. Clifton Didlake, Prisoner of War Barracks No 6, Fort Delaware"; 3) stamp with stain tied by target cancel on cover addressed to "Mr. R. Watson Webb … Prisoners Camp Point Lookout", double-circle Princeton, NJ, datestamp at lower left, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3711

Confederate States, Two Prisoner of War covers with Maryland postmarks, each with 3¢ rose (#65): 1) single, tied by Annapolis Md Jul 22 1863 double-circle datestamp on dark buff cover addressed to Doylestown, Ohio, manuscript "Parole Camp Annapolis M D, July the 20/ 63" at left, stamp with small faults; 2) single tied by blue double-circle Baltimore Md duplex with target killer on cover addressed to "Lt. John A. Douglas (Prisoner of War) Division 53, Officers Brracks, Fort Delaware Del"; cover with small edge flaws, otherwise Fine.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 3712

Confederate States, Fort Delaware/ Del, single 3¢ rose (#65), tied by New Market, Va., datestamp on cover addressed to Shawsville, Va; manuscript "Examined/ Ed S. Colwell/ 2nd Lt. Indt Batty/ Penna Vols/ Fort Delaware/ Del/ May 2/62" and "due 5" written over "3 Paid".
Estimate $300 - 400

Includes 3-page June 1982 Cover Analysis Service about this cover written by Richard Graham, who notes that this cover "may be the earliest Fort Delaware PW cover recorded"
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Current Bid$150
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Lot 3713

Confederate States, Old Point Comfort Va, 3¢ rose (#65) tied by segmented cork cancel on brown cover addressed to Point Lookout, Md, "care of Major Brady Provost Marshal", manuscript "Exd. E A L" at top center, docketed "Nove 20, 1864" at left and double-circle datestamp at lower left, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3714

Confederate States, PRISONERS LETTER EXAMINED ELMIRA N Y, 3¢ rose (#65) tied by Elmira, NY, Mar 23 1866 date stamp on locally addressed dark buff cover, lightly struck oval handstamp (CSA Handbook PWH-19); enclosure datelined "Prison Camp Elmira NY March 19th 1865"; cover with minor edge flaws, stamp with a small diagonal crease at bottom right and a few minor perforation flaws, otherwise Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Current Bid$130
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