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This page contains cover information about mail from Fort Gibson and Fort Osage posted before July 1, 1851 when the rate changed.

New Cover added 2021-01-16 Fort Gibson to Miller Court House, Ark Terr. 1832-11-19 thanks to Jeff Dunn.
2023-02-13 Fort Gibson to New Orleans 1838-03-08 on eBay.

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 DateSorted By Date In Ascending OrderDestinationDescriptionCover Scans & Source
1832-11-19Greenland New Hampshiremanuscript Fort Gibson19 Nov, ms "Paid 25" Fort Gibson 1832-11-19 RSiegel_Sale_906_Lot_1294.pdf
1832-11-19Greenland, New Hampshiremanuscript Fort Gibson/ 19 Nov ms "Paid 25"Fort Gibson 1832-11-19 25 rate BRoberts Coll.jpg
1832-11-19Miller Court House, Arkansas TerritoryMs Town Name, Date, rate 25 (due). Interior of letter dated Nov 5 1832Fort Gibson 1832-11-19 Courtesy Jeff Dunn.jpeg
1833-01-01Fort Gibson Arkansas TerritoryManuscript Fayette MO Jany 1, 25 (due) Fayette MO 1833-01-01 to Fort Gibson Nutmeg_Sale174_Lot2159.jpg
1834-03-26Washington DCmanuscript Fort Gibson "On Service" Free to General Thomas JessupFort Gibson 1834-03-26 RSiegel_Sale_906_Lot_1295.pdf
1834-05-21New York New YorkManuscript "Fort Gibson/May 21" "25 (due)" rateFort Gibson AR 1834-05-21 Nutmeg_Sale181_Lot3061.jpg
1835-10-05Jacksonville IllinoisAuction text only Fort Gibson Octo. 5 matching 25 Fort Gibson 1835-10-05 Text Only RSiegel 802A-3078.pdf
1835-10-16Not Shownmanuscript Fort Gibson October 16, ms "25" (due) rateFort Gibson 1835-10-16 DPhillipsSale117 Lot784.jpg
1835-10-18Avon Ohio(Text Description) Fort Gibson Oct 22 25(due) rate, not shown in textFort Gibson 1835-10-18 Covers Mag Vol 27-7 p18.jpg
1835-10-22Avon OhioPrevious cover full illustration ms Fort Gibson Oct 22 ms 25 (due) rateFort Gibson 1835-10-22 to Ohio JMilgram Collection.jpg
1836-01-20Washington DCmanuscript Fort Gibson Jany 20, "On Public Service/Free" to Brig Gen R. JonesFort Gibson 1836-01-20 FREE Schuyler Rumsey_Sale31_Lot392.jpg
1838-01-04Natchitoches Louisianamanuscript Fort Gibson Jany 4, ms "25" (due) ratefort gibson 1838-01-04 ghendershott_sale22_lot148.jpg
1838-03-08New Orelans, LouisiannaManuscript "Fort Gibson" and "March 8". Date from interior of letterFort Gibson 1838-03-08 eBay20230213.jpg
1838-04-11Corydon Indiana (from another auction text description)manuscript Fort Gibson Apr 11, 1838, ms "Paid 25" rateFort Gibson 1838-04-11 AZimmerman_Sale21_Lot157.jpg
1838-08-23Not Shownmanuscript Fort Gibson Aug 23, ms "25" (due) rateFort Gibson 1838-08-23 dkelleher_sale578_lot3204.jpg
1838-11-29New York New Yorkmanuscript Fort Gibson Nov 29, ms "25" (due) rateFort Gibson 1838-11-29 azimmerman_sale42_lot104.jpg
1839-05-16Park Hill PO (Indian Nations)manuscript Fort Gibson May 16, ms "6" (due) rate, very scarce rateFort Gibson 1839-05-16 RSiegel_Sale_906_Lot_1296.pdf
1843-07-27Annapolis MarylandBlack CDS, manuscript "25"(due) rateFort Gibson 1843-07-27 amphilbrokerssale7lot11.jpg
1843-08-24Not ShownBlack CDS, manuscript "25"(due) rateFort Gibson 1843-08-24 dkelleher_sale578_lot3206.jpg
1844-02-29Ft Smith Arkansas(Text Description) Fort Gibson Feb 29 1844 "Free, M.Duval PM", red Fort Smith CDSfort gibson 1844-02-29 text only ghendershott_sale37_lot140.jpg
1844-10-17Washington DC(Text Description)Black CDS Fort Gibson Oct 17 "Free" to Brig Gen R. JonesFort Gibson 1844-10-17 text only AZimmerman_Sale21_Lot158.jpg
1844-10-31Washington DCBlack CDS, Black hsp FREE, ms "On Public Service" to Brig Gen R. JonesFort Gibson 1844-10-31 Black CDS + On Public Service JMilgram Collection 5-23-11.jpg
1844-11-11Not ShownBlack CDS, manuscript "25"(due) rateFort Gibson 1844-11-11 rkaufman_sale71_lot148.jpg
1845-06-05Not Shown(Text Description)ms Fort Gibson June 5 1845, Paid 25Fort Gibson 1845-06-05 text only ghendershott_sale37_lot139.jpg
1846-01-22Washington D.C.Black CDS FORT GIBSON/JAN 15/Ark, manuscript 10 to Genl Towsend Paymaster GeneralFort Gibson 1846-01-15t o Washington Kewriga Auctions Sale 5002 Lot 52 2024.jpg
1846-06-22Washington DC to Gen Nathan TowsonBlack CDS FORT GIBSON/JUN/22/ARK ms "on service" and "10"(due)Fort Gibson Ark 1846-06-22 due 10 ms BRoberts Coll.jpg
1846-x-xNot ShownCDS, manuscrpt 10 (due)Fort Gibson 1846 ms 10 RSiegel_Sale271_Lot199.jpg
1847-06-24Sandusky City Ohiomanuscript Fort Gibson June 24 1847, ms 10 (due) rateFort Gibson 1847-06-24 ghendershott_sale64_lot93 fort gibson 1847.jpg
1847-07-25New York City, NYBlack CDS FORT GIBSON/SEP 25/Ark, manuscript 10Fort Gibson 1847-07-25 to NY eBay20231121.jpg
1847-12-17Fort Towson CNBlack CDS, manuscript 5 rate, "officer's business"Fort Gibson 1847-12-17 to Ft Towson Nutmeg_Sale171_Lot2357.jpg
1848-11-09Lexington, IndianaManuscript "Fort Gibson, Ark/Nov 9 1848" ms "10c"Fort Gibson 1848-11-09 DPhillipsSale90 Lot1159.jpg
1848-11-16Lexington, Indianamanuscript "Ft Gibson/Nov 16" "Paid 1(0)"Fort Gibson 1848-11-16 GManning 1981-11-21 Lot 1222.jpg
1848-11-28Lexington, Indianamanuscrpt "Ft Gibson/Nov 28 48" "Paid 10"Fort Gibson 1848-11-28 rfrajolasale42lot250.jpg
1848-12-03Lexington, Indianamanuscript "Fort Gibson/Dec 3 1848" "Paid 10"Fort Gibson 1848-12-03 rfrajolasale42lot251.jpg
1849-01-28Lexington, Indianamanuscript "Fort Gibson Ark/January 28 49" "Paid 10"Fort Gibson 1849-01-28 DPhillipsSale117 Lot783.jpg
1849-09-23Lexington IndianaManuscript "Fort Gibson CN/Sept 23" Hsp Black PAID ms 10Fort Gibson CN 1849-09-23 ms Paid 10 to Indiana RSiegel1146_Lot1245.jpg
1849-11-15Lexington, Indianamanuscript "Fort Gibson, CN/November 15 4(9)", "paid 10"Fort Gibson 1849-11-15 DPhillipsSale117 Lot782.jpg
1849-12-17Waukan, WisconsinBlack CDS, manuscript "10"(due) rateFort Gibson 1849-12-17 1849 due 10 ebay 6-29-08.jpg
1849-12-20Lexington, IndianaBlack CDS, rate not shownFort Gibson 1849-12-20 amphilatelicbrokers_sale14_lot65.jpg
184x or 183x-03-11Portland Mainemanuscript Fort Gibson March 11, ms "25" (due) rateFort Gibson 184x-03-11 rfrajolasale42lot248.jpg
184x or 183x-07-12Not Shownmanuscript Fort Gibson July 12, ms "75" marked out, "On Service/Free"Fort Gibson 184x-07-12 75 xxxd Free On Service HSpellman_Sale34_Lot417.jpg
184x-01-02Not ShownBlack CDS Fort Gibson ArkFort Gibson 184x-01-02 rkaufman_sale71_lot152.jpg
184x-01-09Prob Washington DCBlack CDS Black hdsp FREE to Charles Conrad Sec of WarFort Gibson 184x-01-09 dkelleher_sale578_lot3207.jpg
184x-01-15Prob Washington DCBlack CDS ms "on Service" to General N. Towson, paymaster GeneralFort Gibson 184x-01-15 on service rfrajolasale42lot249.jpg
184x-03-07Prob Washington DCBlack CDS ms "on Public Service" to General R.Jones, Adj General USAFort Gibson 184x-03-07 on public service rfrajolasale39lot161.jpg
184x-05-13Gulf Mills Pennsylvania "via Philadelphia"Black CDS, manuscript "75"(due) triple rateFort Gibson 184x-05-13 75 cent rate MTrimble_NetPrice 5-16-11.jpg
184x-05-28Not ShownBlack CDS, unclear ms rate marked through, Addressed to "L.L. Rusk, Esq."Fort Gibson 184x-05-28 rkaufmann_sale6_lot52.jpg
1850-09-20Lexington KentuckyBlack CDS FORT GIBSON/SEP/20/ARK black Hdsp 10 Fort Gibson 1850-09-20 due 10 hsp Broberts Coll.jpg
1850-10-19Not Shownmanuscrpt Fort Gibson Ark, date, Paid 10 rateFort Gibson 1850-10-19 rkaufman_sale71_lot151.jpg
1851-xx-22Lexington, IndianaBlurry CDS, manuscript 'Paid 10"Fort Gibson 1851-x-22- rfrajola_sale19_lot1423.jpg
18xx-07-25Not ShownBlack CDS Fort Gibson ArkFort Gibson 18xx-07-25 rsiegel_sale_551_lot_42.jpg

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 DateSorted By Date In Ascending OrderDestinationDescriptionCover Scan & Source
1821-12-04Philadelphia PennsylvaniaManuscript "Fort Osage MO/Dec 4" Manuscript "25" (due) rateFort Osage ON 1821-12-04 dateline Union Arks Ter SRumseySale55 Lot18.jpg