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No. 2532 - 3¢ envelope 3¢ 1861.

Cancelled in black - "Salt Lake City" and target 4-18-'64.

In addition to this cancellation there is a cancellation reading - "Bannack City Express" in a half-circle.

The corner card on this cover is enclosed in a fancy frame and reads as follows -

"Idaho Gold Mines, Bannack City Express Co. established this line and have carried passengers and mail matter successfully for over one year. Chief Offices: Bannack and G.S.L City. Proprietors - A. J. Oliver, E. House and A. H. Conover. Leave G.S.L. City every Wednesday morning. Leave Bannack City, Idaho, on Monday morning weekly."






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