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Wells Fargo delivers

In 1883, Wells Fargo hired engraver Eleanor P. Gibbons to design a special “frank” for company envelopes sent to Hawaii. Wells Fargo was one of the few express companies operating in Hawaii at the time.

No. 183 Unused Wells Fargo cover for service in Honolulu, Hawaii, with an illustration of a steamboat.

No. 184 Unused Wells Fargo cover for service in Honolulu, Hawaii, with an illustration of a steamboat.

No. 185 Unused Wells Fargo cover for service in Honolulu, Hawaii, with an illustration of a steamboat.

No. 186 Unused Wells Fargo cover for service in Honolulu, Hawaii, with an illustration of a steamboat.