Grand Isle
Aroostook County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine  04653
info@vfthomas.com

(updated 16 March 2019)


Thank you for the contributions to this page from the Strout family collection.



Postmarks from Grand Isle include:
Grand Isle Grant Isle
Lille Lower Grand Isle
Lower Grant Isle



Grand Isle


1907 June 22:
   Grand Isle post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1935 August 21:
   The circular postmark is approximately 32 mm in diameter. The four horizontal bars at the right of the circle are approximately 6 mm apart on center.
      

today:
   Grand Isle post office is still in operation.


Lille


1910 December 27:
   Lille post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1940 June 15:
   The circular postmark is approximately 32 mm in diameter.
      

1950 February 25:
   The circular postmark is 32–33 mm in diameter. The four horizontal bars at the right of the circle are approximately 6 mm apart on center.
      

1989 April 21:
   Lille post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)