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Valparaiso, Indiana, April 4, circa 1850s - Postal Cover | by Shook Photos
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Valparaiso, Indiana, April 4, circa 1850s - Postal Cover

Postal Date: April 4 circa 1850s [likely very early 1850s]

Scott Catalog Number of Postage Stamp: Not Applicable

Collection: Steven R. Shook

 

SENDER:

Unknown

 

RECIPIENT:

Mr. C. R. Beckley

Oneida Mills

Carroll Co

Ohio

 

REMARK: Oneida Mills in Carroll County, Ohio, was founded around 1840 when a mill was erected along Sandy Creek. It was never a large community.

 

The recipient of this postal envelope is believed to be Conrad Rumple Beckley who was the proprietor of the Oneida Mills during the very early 1850s.

 

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