Hartford
Oxford County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 400 - Southwest Harbor, ME 04679
info@vfthomas.com - 207-266-5748

(updated 19 June 2014)


Postmarks from the town of Hartford include:
East Sumner
Hartford
North Hartford
South Hartford



East Sumner

1831 December 28:
   East Sumner post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1906 January 1:
   Post card received in East Sumner and handstamped on New Year's Day. The circular East Sumner postmark is approximately 27 mm in diameter. The circular postmark that ties the stamp to the post card has both the number of the day (1) and the unit's digit of the year (6) upside down.
      

1966 December 30:
   East Sumner post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)