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Scott Number: R78a Collection Reference No. for Communications: 1019
Denomination/Type: $1.50 Inland Exchange, blue, imperforate
2020 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 32.50
Estimated Retail Value: $ 50.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Handstamped - Boxed
Cancel Color: Black
Cancel Date: March 15, 1864
Cancel or Company Type: Express, Carrier, or Delivery
Company: Curtis & Peabody
Partial margin imprint. Sir Curtis Lamson and George Peabody. They ran a Shipping Firm and were backed by Urial Atwood Murdock, the President of the Continental National Bank, who also sold railroad nails (skipes) at a 200% profit.
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