U.S. Scott 281, the 5 cent value picturing Ulysses S Grant from the First Bureau Issue paying the 5 cent UPU surface letter first-class rate. The cover was post marked on the Niles & San Jose RPO route by the Railway Mail Service on May 19, 1902 and received in London on May 31st. Opened on left edge and an approximately 1/2 inch tear at top left with some slight toning.
U.S. Scott 281 on 1902 Niles & San Jose RPO UPU Surface Letter to London England
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