Hand-addressed and free franked mailing envelope, 5 x 3, postmarked at Norfolk, VA, in 1859, addressed by Tyler to "L. J. Cist Esq'r, St. Louis, Missouri," and franked in the upper right, "J. Tyler." Reverse flap retains original red wax seal. In very good to fine condition, with light soiling, and a stain to the lower left blank area.
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