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Sale 113

Lot 110

U.S.; State Postal History, Oregon, Lackemute O.T., January 28, 1851 ms. cancel on folded stampless letter with due "40" at upper right addressed to Marietta GA. 3-page letter is date lined "Marysville, Benton County O.T. Jan 1st, 1851" in which son chides mother for not writing, minor edge wear and soiling, Whittlesey type 1, Fine. Earliest of 2 known territorial covers.
Estimate $400.

Realized $2,530

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