Envelope addressed to George P. Davis

Title

Envelope addressed to George P. Davis

Description

This Illustrated envelope is addressed to George P. Davis of Beloit, Wisconsin. The bright yellow envelope has a three cent postage stamp in the upper right corner with a Galesburg postmark stamped over it. The envelope is illustrated on the left side and top with a split rail fence running around a portrait of Abraham Lincoln in a circular frame and a river scene in an oval frame. The envelope is properly sealed but the right side has been torn open.

Creator

Baker

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1860-06-23?

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation holds all rights and permissions.

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

300274
T1860.06.23-MISC

Transcription

June 22 [illegible]

U.S. POSTAL

THREE CENTS

GALESBURG

JUN

20

ILL

Mr. Geo. P. Davis.

Beloit College, Wis.

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

paper
1 p
8 x 14 cm

Citation

Baker, “Envelope addressed to George P. Davis,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed November 12, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/7997.