Beautiful Charleston, S.C. Advertising Cover Dated April 3, 1861 – Inventors’ Exchange, Securing Patents in the Confederate States of America!
Here is an extremely rare Confederate cover with perfect “CHARLESTON, S.C. APR. 3, 1861” postmark with 3 cent Washington stamp. The front of the cover is light green with white printing: “Eberhard Faber, 133 Williams St., New York – A. W. Faber’s Lead Pencils”. On the reverse of the envelope is an ad from the William F. Dodge company, “Dodges’ Machinery Agency & Inventors Exchange, Patent Office Department”. Below that “Charleston, S.C. April 1861”.
“The subscriber has completed his arrangements
for properly transacting the business of preparing
for securing PATENTS in the Confederate States
Condition of the cover is overall fine with minor edge wear. An extremely rare advertising cover.
#PC303SC.4-3-61 – Price $350