Souvenir Envelope for 1932 GAR Civil War Encampment, Springfield, IL

This souvenir envelope was postmarked from Springfield, Illinois, on September 22, 1932. There is a cachet on the left side of a 5-point star with images of US presidents in each point. In the center are the words: Grand Encampment, G. A. R. Sept. 18-23, 1932, Springfield, ILL., with a facsimile of the signature of Samuel Town, Commander-in-Chief.

The envelope has three stamps, all of George Washington. The back of the envelope is stamped: "Sponsored by Chamber of Commerce Y.M.C.A. Junior Stamp Club, Lincoln's Home Philatelic Society".

The envelope measures 6-1/2 by 3-5/8 inches and is a little age-browned, still in very good condition.

This item will be packaged in a rigid plastic sleeve. in a bubble envelope.

Item ID: 300-3

Souvenir Envelope for 1932 GAR Civil War Encampment, Springfield, IL

Souvenir Envelope for 1932 GAR Civil War Encampment, Springfield, IL
Souvenir Envelope for 1932 GAR Civil War Encampment, Springfield, IL

This souvenir envelope was postmarked from Springfield, Illinois, on September 22, 1932. There is a cachet on the left side of a 5-point star with images of US presidents in each point. In the center are the words: Grand Encampment, G. A. R. Sept. 18-23, 1932, Springfield, ILL., with a facsimile of the signature of Samuel Town, Commander-in-Chief.

The envelope has three stamps, all of George Washington. The back of the envelope is stamped: "Sponsored by Chamber of Commerce Y.M.C.A. Junior Stamp Club, Lincoln's Home Philatelic Society".

The envelope measures 6-1/2 by 3-5/8 inches and is a little age-browned, still in very good condition.

This item will be packaged in a rigid plastic sleeve. in a bubble envelope.

Item ID: 300-3

$10 USD

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