Foreign Destinations - France


Mar9_67_Type3
MAR 9, 1867, Type 3 to France.
30c French Mails, double 15c rate. Manuscript “per Steamer Sacramento”.
Red New York transit marking indicates "24" cent credit to France. Backstamped "15 April 1867" in Bordeaux, about 5 weeks delivery time.

Only Type 3 is found on the 15c Black Lincoln stamp (Scott #77) as it was issued in APR 1866, when only the Type 3 cancel was in use. A cancel on this issue is uncommon since it was only in existence about one year before the use of the cancel died out.


Jan21_63_Type1
JAN 21, 1863, Type 1 to France.
15c French Mails, single rate. Manuscript “By Steamer”. "New York" exchange office CDS and red “6" credit.


Jun9_66_Type3
JUN 9, 1866, Type 3 to France.
15c French Mails, single rate. Manuscript “Via Steamer”. "New York" exchange office CDS and red "12" credit.


Jun29_67_Type3
JUN 29, 1867, Type 3 to France.
30c French Mails, double 15c rate. Manuscript “Via Steamer”. "New York" exchange office CDS and red "24" credit.


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