Nice vintage piece to add to your collection. Is a mailed envelope postally marked: DES MOINES, IOWA DEC 2 '98.
Was addressed to: J.A. Dubuar Mfg. Co., Northville, Mich.
Has the cancelled postage stamp, scott nbr. 286, Farming in the West ~ 2 cent stamp, copper red. Stamp was part of the TRANS-MISSISSIPPI EXPOSITION ISSUE.
Then the original stamped envelope with embossed cut out green stamp ~ scott nbr. U305. Depicts Washington, bust points between third and fourth notches of inner oval G of POSTAGE has no bar. This embossed cut out stamp was printed by PLIMPTON MFG.CO. AND MORGAN ENVELOPE CO., HARTFORD, CONN: JAMES PURCELL, HOLYOKE, MASS.
Nice condition. Envelope is slightly yellowed with age. Sealed, some soiling, tear of envelope in lower right hand corner. Measures 6-1/4 inches wide by 3-1/2 inches high.
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