VA3032 CSA #12 (AD) (margin close on the right with minor edge gum toning) tied by an excellent strike of the RED Petersburg, Va CDS with an AUG (1864) date during the Siege of Petersburg, Addressed to Mrs. Thos. F. Knox, Fredericksburg, Virginia. Very clean cover.

Thomas Fitzhugh Knox (1807-1890) was a prominent Fredericksburg merchant. He had 14 children with sons in the Confederate Army one of whom most likely sent this cover home to his mother. The Civil War letters of the Knox family of Fredericksburg have been published.

If you wish to order this cover, send me an E-mail or use my secure Confederate Order Form. Clicking on my Confederate Order Form link below will open the order form in a new window or tab which can be kept open while you browse the remainder of the listings.
CSA Third National March 1865 -- Confederate Order Form -- CSA Third National March 1865