Lot 2034Confederacy, 7-Star Flag, red and blue stars and bars patriotic design on 1861 cover bearing U.S. 3¢ dull red (26), faulty and repaired, tied by blue "Columbia S.C., Apr 20" cds to Clarksville Tenn., Very Fine appearance.
C.S.A. Catalog No. F7-7B Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 2035Confederacy, 7-Star Flag ("Our Flag") and "S.C." Sticker, multicolor die-cut label with Adapremont imprint, affixed on homemade brown cover bearing 5¢ blue (7) vertical pair tied by manuscript squiggles, matching "Manchester S.C. Feb. 7th 1863" postmark to Capt. John McGrady, c.s. Engineer Office, Savannah Ga., Very Fine.
C.S.A. Catalog No. ST-1 Estimate $300 - 400.
Lot 2036Confederacy, 12-Star Flag and Cannon, patriotic design on brown cover with "Gather around your country's flag…" slogan, soldier's endorsement "E.W. Parker, S.C. Cavalry" at top left, manuscript "Dispatched June 20" to Camden S.C., Very Fine hand-carried patriotic use.
C.S.A. Catalog No. CN-1C; $750 Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 2037Confederacy, Captured Union Patriotic, flaps with red and blue edging and "Union and Constitution" flap embossing showing Eagle and Shield design on cover bearing C.S.A. 5¢ light blue (6), three large margins, tied by Army of Northern Virginia 7-bar grid in circle cancel (ANV-01) to Lexington Va.; reduced at right, otherwise Very Fine and rare captured Union patriotic use.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Lot 2038Confederacy, (Captured Union Patriotic Cover) Washington Mounted on Horse (Walcott No. 67), blue Patriotic design on 1862 cover with balloon type cds of "Corinth, Miss., Apr. 10" on reverse and manuscript "Due 5" rating to Memphis, Tenn., Memphis "Due 5" handstamp on face, magenta Soldier's endorsement "Soldier's Letter, L.S. Lake, Co C. 13th Regiment, Tenn. Vols." at top; cover silked on the inside and lightly cleaned, handsome Very Fine appearance, ex-Everett (Pictured in Monroe Book, pg. 30).
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
The sender has crossed out the "Union" inscription at the bottom of design, to make clear his Southern sentiments and has added at top left of design the manuscript notation "Taken From Yankees".
Private L.S. Lake of the 13th Tennessee, had just fought at the Battle of Shiloh (April 6-7), in which the regiment sustained 137 casualties, which might be one of the reasons why he deserted his unit at Corinth on April 25, 1862. He returned to his regiment, but again deserted at Shellyville, Tenn. on May 10, 1862.
Lot 2039Confederacy, (Captured Union Regiment Cover) "120th Regiment N.Y.S. Vols.", old-English style imprint on orange cover with blurry "Gordonsville Va." cds and matching "Due 10" rating handstamp (CSA type G $200) to Lexington Va., manuscript "Ch. Box 26" notation at top right, F.-V.F.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 2040Confederacy, Col. John W. Geary of the 28th Pa. Regiment, light grayish blue Captured Union patriotic design showing three-quarter portrait on circa 1862 cover with "Winchester Va. Oct 8" cds with matching "Due" and circled "10" rating handstamps to Dayton Va., soldier's endorsement "John Haney Private, Company D, 10 Regt. Va. Vols." at left; slight soiling and minor edge wear, Very Fine and scarce.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Lot 2041Confederacy, Jefferson Davis Medallion, violet patriotic design with verse alongside, on cover to Lumberton, N.C., franked with 1861, 5¢ green, horizontal pair tied by "Tudor Hall, Feb 26, 1862" cds; slight stain in address panel, F.-V.F. Scott No. 1.
C.S.A. Catalog No. JD-1B, verse 22 Estimate $750 - 1,000.