Brownville
Piscataquis County, Maine

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

(updated 12 January 2019)


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



Postmarks from the town of Brownville include:
Brownville
Brownville Junction
Chandler
Ebeemee
Henderson
North Brownsville



Brownville

1824 September 29:
   Brownville post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1894 May 3:
   The circular postmark is 27–28 mm in diameter.
      

1906 March 19:
   The circular postmark is 28–29 mm in diameter.
      

1932 December 10:
   The circular postmark is 29–33 mm in diameter.
      

today:
   Brownville post office is still in operation.


Henderson

1889 June 26:
   Henderson post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1898 April 8:
   The circular postmark is 28–29 mm in diameter.
      

1909 June 10:
   Henderson post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)