|Estimate:||300 – 400 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 23m 59s before pre-bidding ends|
1899 (Nov 15). Printed envelope countersigned by an official of the 47th Reg. of U.S. Volunteers aboard USS “Thomas”, with matching contents bearing pre-printed letterhead “U.S.A. Transport Thomas/Bound for Manila” with same illustration and written “Off the Coast of Spain”, addressed to New York with Gibraltar duplex ds at right, and 10c postage due stamp at left on arrival; a very scarce usage.