Stampless folded letter datelined London 1800, and carried to New York via the" Nino", where it received the New York "clam shell" postmark, and manuscript SH19, for the 17ct rate from NY to Providence, RI, with 2cts added for ship fee.
Soldier's Letters and more Postal History from 1740-1820
I am pleased to offer stampless folded letters, soldier's letters, stampless covers and other postal history items from the French and Indian War period, the Revolutionary War and Confederation period, and the War of 1812 period.
My main area of concentration is from the 1740's to 1820, with emphasis on the war periods, and early ship letters to the US. Please click on the links below to view my postal history offerings, or contact me directly at . Thanks very much for your interest.
Please visit my Biblio store to view French and Indian War, Revolutionary War, and War of 1812 postal history items for sale, including soldier's letters and stampless folded letters, covering the mid 18th century to early 19th century periods in US history:
If you prefer to buy privately, please email me your want list, and I'll send scans of what is available for sale.
Thanks for visiting. —Brad Sheff
P.O. Box 246 | Northfield, Vermont 05663 | 802-485-8239