Lot 3050Fort Smith Ark. Mar 12, red cds and manuscript "25¢" cent rating on folded cover to E.W. Hitchcock, 2d Infantry, Fort Stansbury, near Tallahassee, Mid. Florida; manuscript "1843" docketing; file folds, Fine, ex-Helbock.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Fort Stansbury was a frontier outpost created during the Seminole War (1835-1842) as well as used during the Civil War. The fort was located south of Tallahassee.