Lot 1600Confederacy, (Colleges) Albemarle Female Institute, Charlottesville, Va. Printed folded circular with descriptive text regarding enrollment & tuition franked with 5¢ blue horiz. pair (tiny margin tear at bottom right) tied by light strike of blue "Charlottesville, Va." double circle postmark, Very Fine.
Scott No. 6 Estimate $150 - 200.
The Albemarle Female Institute was considered the women's equivalent of the University of Virginia.
Lot 1601Confederacy, (Colleges) Baptist Female College, Greenville, S.C. Green illustrated corner card showing College Building on amber cover franked with a right sheet margin 1861 5¢ green, stone 1 (four margins) canceled by manuscript "5", postmarked light "Greenville C.H., S.C." double circle postmark to Capt. Randall Croft, Coln. Elfords Reg., Charleston, S.C.; tears at top from rough opening and bit of flap missing, otherwise Fine; with 2007 C.S.A. certificate.
Scott No. 1 Estimate $300 - 400.
Reverse with what appears to be contemporary, "These stamps & old envelope are of value, they can be sold to stamp buyers".
Lot 1602Confederacy, (Colleges) Carolina Female College [Ansonville, N.C.]. Clear strike red cds and matching "5" on cover to Lilesvill[e], N.C.; light diagonal crease & light corner wear, Very Fine.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Lot 1603Confederacy, (Colleges) Cassville Female College, Geo. Blue embossed cameo corner card on inside of envelope turned and used with blue Cassville, Ga. cds with matching "Paid/5"in circle (type II) to "Lieut. W[illiam] A. Chunn, 1st Brig. 1st Reg. Com I, State Troops, Savannah, Georgia" with manuscript "Chg 66" instruction, Very Fine and choice.
Scott No. 11 Estimate $150 - 200.
Lot 1604Confederacy, (Colleges) Central Institute, Ala. Bold balloon type cds ties a four margin 1863 10¢ blue die A on turned cover to Shelby Springs, Ala., original use apparently free with manuscript "Shelby Springs, Ala./Aug 24 " postmark to Central Institute, "Coosa County, Ala."; open on three sides for display, Very Fine and a scarce postmark.
Scott No. 11 Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 1605Confederacy, (Colleges) Charlotte Female Institute, Charlotte, N.C. Colorless embossed oval corner card on small cover to Haywood, N.C. with indistinct blue "Charlotte, N.C." cds, straight line "Paid" & numeral "5" in circle, flap torn, Fine.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Lot 1606Confederacy, College Cover Balance. 20 covers; 6 institutional postmark covers including manuscript HS College, Va., red Carolina Female College cds, blue University of Virginia, Va. tying #6 pair and #2e on another, Theo. Seminary, Va. & Randolph Macon College stampless, 5 allover shaded ads including Richmond Female Institute and #114XU1 with Wytheville Female College ad, 9 corner card covers including illustrated Hillsborough N.C. Military Academy with #6 pair and Horner & Graves's School handcarried, many femalr colleges including Raleigh Female Seminary corner card on #68XU1; condition mixed, Fine overall.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Lot 1607Confederacy, (Colleges) College Temple, Newnan, Ga. Blue-green all-over illustrated advertising on cover to Covington, Ga. with "Newnan, Ga." postmark & matching "Paid 5" rate handstamp, reverse "N. Orr & Co., Manufacturers of Illuminated Envelopes, New York" imprint, flap torn, Very Fine.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Lot 1608Confederacy, (Colleges) Danville Female College, Danville, Va. Printed corner card on small brown cover franked with an 1863 10¢ milky blue, "T-E-N" (large margins to just touching at top and right) tied by "Danville, Va." cds to Christianville, Va., Very Fine, a very rare College cover franked with a 10¢ TEN.
Scott No. 9 Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Lot 1609Confederacy, (Colleges) Davidson College, N.C./Dec 15. Two strikes cds, one tying a four margin 1863 10¢ greenish blue die A on cover to Statesville [N.C.], Very Fine and choice.
Scott No. 11c Estimate $200 - 300.