1850 CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA LOCAL – STAMPLESS POSTAL – SHIPPING COTTON RICE
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1850 CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA LOCAL – STAMPLESS POSTAL – SHIPPING COTTON RICE

Regular price $195.00

 

1850 CHARLESTON SOUTH CAROLINA LOCAL – STAMPLESS POSTAL – SHIPPING COTTON RICE PRICES

American Stampless Cover – “CHARLESTON / 3 / S.C.” – “PAID” – “G. A. HOPLEY & Co. / Charleston / So. Ca.”

Hand stamped Local, red, oval:  “G. A. Hopley & Co. / Charleston / So. Ca.”

Printed price sheet: “Charleston, 27th December, 1850” – Signed in type: “George A. Hopley & Co.”

Mentions the steamers “America” & “Africa” also “Philena,” Onta rio,” “Gaston,” and French bark “Albert”

Price comparison against last year for the sales price of bales (Cotton) & Rice.

8-1/4 x 10-7/8 inches.  Old 4-1/8 inch repair tape to printed side, located on the reverse side of the oval “Hopley” stamp. Minor edge chips.