VA2840 CSA #1 Stone 1 Position 10 (margin just in at the left) tied by the Richmond, Va CDS Powell Type 3a 5 FEB 1862. Blue paper Folded Letter Complete addressed to Mrs. Margaret J. Strickler, Bridgewater, Rockingham Co., Va. Lengthy 2 1/2 page letter from J. P. Strickler to his wife. The letter is datelned "Richmond Feby 4, 1861" which is a date error as the year of use is clearly 1862. The writer appears to be in Richmond to make purchases, and he comments that prices are very dear. He also appears to be trying to find a position in the Confederate government. Central vertical file fold not affecting the stamp or postmark. Few interior partial page separarations. Very clean appearing cover.$125.00

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