Mattawamkeag Postal History
Penobscot County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 111 - Shawmut, Maine  04975
info@vfthomas.com

(updated 24 October 2020)


Thank you for the contriutions to this page from James Husson and from the Strout family collection.



Postmarks from the town of Mattawamkeag include:
Mattawamkeag



Mattawamkeag


1830 February 27:
   Mattawamkeag post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1831 January 17:
   Mattawamkeag post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1833 October 8:
   Mattawamkeag post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1918 December 19:
   The circular postmark is approximately 29 mm in diameter.
      

1939 December 4:
   The circular postmark is approximately 30 mm in diameter.
      

1941 March 18:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.
      

2020:
   Mattawamkeag post office. 328 Main Street; Mattawamkeag, Maine  04459. Lat./Long.: N 45°31′03″ x W 68°21′15″
      

today:
   Mattawamkeag post office is still in operation.