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Scott Number: R9a Collection Reference No. for Communications: 1041
Denomination/Type: 2c Express, blue, imperforate
2020 Scott Catalog Value (for a single stamp): $ 15.00
Estimated Retail Value: $ 35.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Handstamped - Circle
Cancel Color: Black
Cancel Date: May 13, 1864
Cancel or Company Type: Other/Miscellaneous
Company: John Wood & Co.
Superb jumbo. John Wood was founder of Quincy Il and early land speculator in town. He served as IL governor 1860-1861 (10 months), then was quartermaster for state of Illinois.
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