Millinocket Postal History
Penobscot County, Maine

a project of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 111 - Shawmut, Maine  04975

(updated 5 November 2020)

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

Postmarks from the town of Millinocket include:


1899 June 21:
   Millinocket post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1941 January 8 through 1945 December 18:
   The circular postmark is approximately 20 mm in diameter.

1941 November 12 through 1950 March 17:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.

   Millinocket post office. 113 Penobscot Avenue; Millinocket, Maine  04462. Lat./Long.: N 45°39′18″ x W 68°42′31″

   Millinocket post office is still in operation.