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Source:   Franklin carrier [11].

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1c dull blue Franklin carrier single on cover

Image ID: 2005_6603_3_103_2

1c dull blue Franklin carrier single on cover (September 1851)

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Image Title

:  1c dull blue Franklin carrier single on cover

Published Date

: September 1851


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Item Physical Description

: Paper, ink (dull blue)


: Used Franklin carrier stamp on cover to post office cancelled with blue October 28th, Philadelphia circular date stamp cancel. This usage of the Franklin carrier stamp is the earliest known used on cover.

Standard Reference

: Scott Catalogue USA LO1


: Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps / Franklin carrier [11].


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Rare Books Division

Digital ID

: 2005_6603_3_103_2

Record ID

: 1086657

Digital Item Published

: 9-25-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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