Sunday, August 30, 2009

Incoming pulchritude: San José Barberena, Guatemala, to Luxembourg-Ville in 1899

Santa Rosa Guatemala1
San José Barberena
Department of Santa Rosa



San José Barberena, Depto. de Santa Rosa, April 18, 1899, transit Guatemala City, May 1st, transit Belgium [red registry label], to Charles Schaack, Luxembourg-Ville, b/s May 28, 1899. Routed "Via Puerto Barrios, N. Orleans,
N. York, y London," with the 2c Quetzal x 17 + a 1c Quetzal paying UPU postage, and registry and return receipt fees totaling 35 centavos.


Incoming mail doesn't get much better than this!

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