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[CIVIL WAR]. Pair of covers, comprising:

Unused Lincoln mourning cover, "We Mourn a Father Slain," featuring an oval portrait of President Lincoln (minor soil). [1865]. Printed by J. Magee, 316 Chestnut St. Philadelphia, PA.

Confederate cover (no stamp, minor soil) addressed to Mrs. Margaret C. Greenway of Arlington, Virginia, from Private James Greenway (1835-1862), enlisted as a private 5/27/1861 at Dinwiddie Courthouse, VA, into Co. I, Virginia 3rd Cavalry. Died of measles 5/22/1862.

[With:] "Lincoln's Address at Gettysburg" commemorative postcard with 1909 handstamp.

Estimate: $50 - $100
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$38
04/09/2021

 

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