U.S. stampless cover sent via steamboat from New York City to an attorney in Providence, Rhode Island on June 2, 1838. The letter discusses sales terms for the products sold by Lawrence & Trimble, the sender/agent. There is a red "STEAMBOAT" marking on the front.
U.S. 1838 Stampless Cover via Steamboat from NYC to Providence, RI
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