1854 San Francisco Paid 6cts 3 page Letter Steamer N.B Palmer Arrived Idle on Banks of Sacramento
Sydney GOLD Mines has made a demand for flour to supply that market & many vessels are up for passengers for that port. Edward M. Davis of Philadelphia Consignment with 8 ships and dates with contents listed Steamer Quickstep ,Steamer Yame Cock , Thomas , A.B. Palmer , BK Ella ..etc.
1855 San Francisco California Penny Post
Co., 5 cent blue, un-cancelled, tied by addressing on buff cover to Fitchburg Mass., San Francisco Cal. 30 Jun cds originally tying a 10 cent 1855 Issue that is now missing, this postage stamp did not Originate, cover top edge tear and stain at lower edge, An exceptionally rare on-cover tied example of the California Penny Post Co. 5 cent blue stamp, ex-Knapp; signed Sloane as genuine at back. Cover addressed to Mrs. Sarah Haskell ( Haskel) relative to Penny Post messenger.
Scott No. 34L4