Lot Details

June 2023

"Erivan" Collection Part IX and Canal Zone Stamps and Covers

June 20-21, 2023 in New York City

Our June sales include Part IX of the "Erivan" Collection of United and Confederate States Postal History and a catalogue of Canal Zone stamps and covers featuring the collections of James W. Crumpacker and Paul F. Ammons.

LOT# : 3
Date: June 21, 2023

Baltimore, MD

James M. Buchanan,

free frank on March 15, 1848 folded letter to Washington, DC, endorsed "on p. office business" and "free", vertical filefolds, otherwise very fine, Postmaster James M. Buchanan's signature will be familiar to anyone who has seen the Baltimore Provisional stamps and stamped envelopes, after eight years as postmaster he became Minister to Denmark and passed away in 1876 at the age of 73, a lovely collateral item

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Hammer Price: $2,300