Lot 71Packet Steamer Amanda, bold dark blue oval handstamp on 3¢ red (U10) buff Nesbitt entire from the Buchanan Carroll correspondence to New Orleans; usual filing holes, flap tears, fresh and Extremely Fine, an incredible strike. Scott No. U10.
Milgram No. 42 Estimate $300 - 400.
Lot 72Dubuque & Davenport S.B., Oct 20, clear strike of route agent cds ties 3¢ rose (65), large margins, on yellow cover to Springfield Oh., entered mails with "Savanna Ill., Oct 21" cds, double-strike of blue "Due 3" framed handstamp, Very Fine and rare steamboat agent use. Towle No. N-6-a.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 731851 (Jan.) West Coast to Philadelphia Pa. via New York, buff cover departed San Francisco Feb. 1st 1851 on PMSS line to Panama arriving Feb. 21st, then by USMSC Georgia from Charges Feb. 25th to New York arriving Mar. 8th, New York "Steam Ship" two-line and circled "40" rating handstamp, pencil docketing "2nd Letter" and "Received March 8th 1851", Very Fine.
Estimate $150 - 200.