Rhode Island Illustrated Event Covers
100th Anniversary of Providence Postmaster's Provisionals
(Covers Produced by the Rhode Island Philatelic Society)

These are two very nice covers were produced by the Rhode Island Philatelic Society and commemorate the 100th anniversary of the 5 and 10 cent Providence Postmaster's Provisionals which were issued on August 24, 1846. Reprints were made from the same plates in 1898. 

View Bottom Right Corner Pair of unused Scott  Nr. 10X1 - 1847
View Scott 10X2R - 1898 Reprint

The cover commemorates the 150th anniversary of Oliver Hazard Perry's birth in Kingstown, RI on August 23, 1785.

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