Strong Postal History
Franklin County, Maine

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

(updated 2 May 2019)


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



Postmarks from the town of Phillips include:
Porter’s Mills
Strong (1)
Strong (2)



Strong (2)

1831 March 19:
   The former Porter𔄩s Mills post office was renamed as Strong (2) post office. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide).

1939 December 8:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.
      

today:
   Strong post office is still in operation.