India 1827 (2 Jul) “SAUGOR POST OFFICE” very fine strike of Giles 1 of Bengal circle on fl to Delhi from Lieut. Duncan to his wife. He states “last week we heard was that Ranjeet Singh dying and that an army of occupation of 20,000 men was to be assembled at Cawnpore”, “the Cholera has been raging in the town here…. about 2000 have died of it”.
Catalogue No: HG 1