COLLECTION OF 24 SMALL, UNUSED UNION CIVIL WAR PATRIOTIC POSTAL COVERS, ALL DEPICTING THE AMERICAN FLAG IN VARIOUS CONTEXTS.

[n.p. 1861-1865]. All uncancelled, generally 2-3/4" x 4-3/4". Occasional light dusting, a blue mounting remnant frequently appears on the blank verso. Otherwise Very Good.

All the envelopes depict an American Flag in the left portion. Some are in the form of a shield, others adjacent to a cannon, or held by a cavalry soldier, others with the emblematic Eagle or with Lady Liberty, or held by an infantry soldier. Some are captioned, e.g., "Liberty and Union | Now and Forever | One and Inseperable" [sic], or variations on that iconic slogan; "All Hail to the Stars and Stripes;" "Our Country." Item #37302

Price: $600.00

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