Sale 284

Lot 1129

Departmental Mail with regular postage, group of three covers, first has a 3¢ green (184) tied by violet "Washington, D.C. May 2, 1878" duplex to Upper Marlboro, Md., blue Executive Mansion corner card, regular Banknote issues believed to have been used for postage on social invitations during the Hayes administration; second cover has a 2¢ brown (157) tied by blue "Chicago Ill. Feb 14" duplex used locally on a yellow Post Office business envelope; third is a 2¢ carmine (220) postmarked by "Jamestown Tenn. Jul 24, 1894" to Greenfield, N.H., Dept.of Interior penalty envelope with Official Business crossed out in manuscript; few small stamp faults and wear on second cover, fine group.
Estimate 100 - 150

Realized $100

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