Lot 17 Prince Edward Island #5 2d Deep Rose Perf. 12 Die 1 Single Usage on November 25, 1867 Cover to William Sanderson, Merchant
A fine local cover sent from an indeterminate location within the island to William Sanderson in Georgetown. Sanderson was Scot born in Aberdeen, who settled in PEI on 1832, starting his merchant business in 1840. There is a historical landmark, the Lewis and Clara Ann Lavandier House in Georgetown, which is open to tourists and is known for its roofrop cupola. It was the site of Sanderson's orignal warehouse. November 25, 1867 Prince Edward Island stamp on the front and Georgetown circular backstamp.Fine. Unitrade cat. for fine $125.