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Scott Number: R154 Collection Reference No. for Communications: 5488
Denomination/Type: 1c green Franklin, red large I.R. overprint, perf. 12
Estimated Retail Value: $ 60.00 What is this?
Cancel Method: Handstamped - Multiple Line
Cancel Color: Magenta/Purple
Cancel Date: September 03, 1898
Cancel or Company Type: Express, Carrier, or Delivery
Company: United States Express Co.
City: Iowa City
Tattered 2-sided receipt book page from the United States Express Co. with each side showing 5 examples of R154, each with a bold large-format 'USX' multi-line handstamp cancel. Additional handstamp at upper right reading 'From Iowa Domestic Medicine Co. Iowa City, Iowa'.
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