Confederate Civil War Patriotic Covers
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    Confederate Use of Union Patriotic; General McClellan Framed Portrait, in purple on unfranked envelope with "Gordonsville Va Sep 12 1862" date stamp and an arced "10 Due" handstamp, addressed to Orville, Alabama, envelope with some minor edge faults/ wrinkling, 100x61mm black card stock affixed on back, Fine and scarce (Bischel 6007)

    Provenance: Jon Bischel (Nutmeg Sale 27, 2000)

    Start Price : 200.00 USD
    Current Opening : 290.00 USD
    Hammer price : 525.00 USD

    Lot# : 158 Confederate States Patriotic Covers

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    10-Star Flag, in red and blue on an orange cover with "Norfolk Va. Aug 26 1861" double circle date stamp accompanied by a circled "Paid" and "10" handstamps, addressed to "Col J W Boseman, Central Institute, Alabama", docketing at left into design, envelope partially opened at top and with some mending of edge breaks on back side, 103x67mm piece of heavy black card stock affixed on back side, still Very Fine and attractive (Bischel 5847, CSA Handbook F10-3)

    Central Institute was a college in Central, a small town about 60 miles northeast of Montgomery, in Coosa County. It was in operation for about 20 years but most of the teachers and the students joined the civil war and the school never was back to before the war enrollment.

    Provenance: Marc Haas (Richard Frajola Postal History Auctions, 1986)

    Jon Bischel (Nutmeg Sale 27, 2000)

    Start Price : 300.00 USD
    Current Opening : 300.00 USD
    Hammer price : 950.00 USD

    Lot# : 159 Confederate States Patriotic Covers

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    Confederate Use of Union Patriotic; Eagle Above Shield, with 34-star border (one for each Union state) on amber envelope addressed to Mechanicsville, Va, 1861 5c Green Stone 2 (1) tied by "Richmond Va Jun 30 1862" date stamp, stamp full balanced margins, envelope 118x63mm black card stock affixed on back, still Very Fine and choice (Walcott 2477, Bischel 5994)

    Provenance: Richard Krieger (Robert Kaufman, 1981)

    Jon Bischel (Nutmeg Sale 27, 2000)

    Start Price : 500.00 USD
    Current Opening : 500.00 USD
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    Lot# : 160 Confederate States Patriotic Covers

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    Two Soldiers Standing, design (CSA Handbook SN-1, verse 25, imprint 17) franked with 5c Blue pair (7) tied by strikes of "Raleigh NC Aug 23 1862" double circle postmarks, addressed to Yanceyville NC, stamps full margins three sides - just in at bottom right, envelope with 125x75mm piece of black card stock affixed on back, opened at right (re-sealed), Very Fine (Walcott 5935)

    Provenance: Jon Bischel (Nutmeg Sale 27, 2000)

    Start Price : 300.00 USD
    Current Opening : 300.00 USD
    Hammer price : 950.00 USD
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