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New Orleans, Louisiana, postmaster provisional forgery

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Data Source
National Postal Museum
Description
Crude forgery of New Orleans, Louisiana, postmaster provisional as identified by 'waving hand' or 'fork' at lower left corner.
Date
1861-1865
Medium
paper; ink
Type
Postage Stamps
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National Postal Museum Collection
Object number
2006.2004.187
Topic
Civil War and Reconstruction (1860-1877)
Place
Louisiana
Title
Scott Catalogue CSA 62X3