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Sale 106

Lot 60

Texas Postal History; Confederacy, Stampless, Gilleland Creek, 1861 (Feb.) Usage to Tennessee, 3¢ Nesbitt with ms. Feb 7th, 1861 at left, letter headed Feb 2, 1861, Gilleland Creek, Texas, he states "The Ordinance as presented left no choice other than Secession or submission to Lincoln's Law", slight soiling at bottom, great historical item, Fine. Writer probably at convention in Austin on February 1st when Ordinance of Secession was passed.
Estimate $400-500.

Realized $334

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