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    Confederate Philatellically-Used Civil War Covers- Collection of Six. Consists of the following (top to bottom in photo): 1). Patriotic cover with cachet picturing Jefferson Davis "Our First President" in front of crossed First National flags, no stamp, addressed to Ash Creek, Mississippi. Fair condition. Approximately 6" x 3.5". 2). Printed notation at upper right, "Confederate States of America/ War Department/ Official Business", #S11 Jefferson Davis tied to cover with round stamped "Richmond, Va" cancel at left, addressed to West Point, Mississippi. About very good. 3). #S2 Thomas Jefferson ink cancelled, addressed to "Lieut Henry L Muldroon/ Care of Gov. Pettus/ Jackson, Miss". Good. 4). A "turned" cover: #S11 ink cancelled, addressed to Crawford, Mississippi on one side; #S11 ink cancelled, addressed to Tibbee Station, Mississippi on verso. 5). Addressed on front to Tibbie Station, Mississippi, #S11 Jefferson Davis tied to back by a lined circular stamped cancellation. Good. 6). Handwritten "Official Business" at upper right, #S6 Jefferson Davis pair tied to cover by circular "Jackson Miss May 12" cancel at upper left, addressed to Tibbee Station. Very good. Unless noted, covers are approximately 5.25" x 3" in size.

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    June, 2008
    29th-30th Sunday-Monday
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