Monticello Postal History
Aroostook County, Maine

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

(updated 30 April 2019)


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


Postmarks from Monticello include:
Jewell
Monticello



Monticello


1843 July 1:
   Monticello post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1892 January 14:
   The circular postmark is 27–28 mm in diameter.
      

1939 December 8:
   The circular postmark is 33–34 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is approximately 20 mm.
      

today:
   Monticello post office is still in operation.