Camden
Knox County, Maine

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

(updated 19 May 2019)


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



Postmarks from the town of Camden include:
Camden
Goose River
West Camden



Camden


1794 October 1:
   Camden post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide)

1851 August 28:
   The circular postmark is 30–31 mm in diameter.
      

1852:
   Postmaster: J. W. K. Norwood (source: Maine Register and State Reference Book. 1852.)

year? September 4:
   The circular postmark is 25–26 mm in diameter.
      

year? July 17:
   The circular postmark is 25–26 mm in diameter.
      

1889 March 4:
   The circular postmark is 27–28 mm in diameter.
      

1896 September 15 through 1898 June 4:
   The circular postmark is 28–29 mm in diameter.
         

1907 April 12:
   The circular postmark is approximately 25 mm in diameter.
      

year? July 1:
   The straight-line postmark is approximately 20 mm wide by approximately 21 mm high.
      

1926 October 28:
   The circular postmark is approximately 20 mm in diameter.
      

1932 February 23 through 1940 August 9:
   The circular postmark is 20–21 mm in diameter.
         

1940 January 22:
   The circular postmark is approximately 30 mm in diameter.
      

1940 January 22:
   The circular postmark is approximately 30 mm in diameter.
      

today:
   Camden post office is still in operation.