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Lot 20041

United States » USA Possessions » Philippines » Military Mail and Stations
Estimate: 100 – 150 USD
Auction date: Wed 13 Oct 2021 at 05:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: Transatlantic Mail & Spanish American War
Catalog: Spanish American War
Time left: 23d 12h 37m 10s before pre-bidding ends
Description:

1898 (Nov 6). Inbound cover addressed to the USS “Concord”, stationed in Manila Bay, franked by Mississippi 2c (2) tied by New Haven machine cancel. In January 1898 the “Concord” returned to the Asiatic Station and joined Admiral George Dewey’s fleet in the Spanish-American War; after the battle, the “Concord” supported U.S. Army operations in the Philippines during the Philippine-American War.