VA2713 Handstamp PAID 5 Type B with the Lexington, Va CDS all in BLUE 28 DEC (1861). Added manuscript "Due 5" presumably for an overweight cover not recognized as overweight when posted as the distance traveled is well under 500 miles. Advertising Cover with an overall greenish color and an advertising oval at upper left "Greenlee Davidson Attorney at Law, Lexington, Va." Addressed to Col Greenlee Davidson, Care Gov Letcher, Richmond, Va. Greenlee Davidson (1834-1863) was from a prominent Virginia family. In 1861, he was serving as an ADC to Virginia CSA Governor John Letcher with the Virginia state rank of Lt Col of Cavalry. He later entered regular service as Captain of the Letcher Artillery in Stonewall Jackson’s corps and was killed-in-action at Chancellorsville in May 1863. The advertising cover is from the addressee's law practice office in Lexington. The sender of the cover is not identified. Very clean cover with only a minor reduction at the top not affecting anything and part of backflap missing. $550.00
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