||CSA #12 (KB) (margin
a little irregular at the top and a little edge gum toning) tied by the
BLACK Petersburg, Va
CDS 2 MAR (1865). Nice late use about one month prior to the fall of
Richmond. Light coarse brown paper cover addressed to Mrs. E. H.
Harding Care of Mrs. C. H. Richmond, Milton NC. The cover was most
likely sent by Rev Ephraim H. Harding to his wife. Rev Harding was the
Chaplain of the 45th NC
Inf, a unit at the Siege of Petersburg near the end of the
war. Very Fine. Ex-John Hill.