Milo
Piscataquis County, Maine

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

(updated 19 March 2019)


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



Postmarks from Milo include:
Derby
East Milo
Milo (1)
Milo (2)
Milo Junction



Derby

1914 March 28:
   Derby post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1935 January 25:
   The circular postmark is 33–35 mm in diameter.
      

1980 January 25:
   Derby post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)


Milo (2)

1835 April 18:
   Milo (2) post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1876 February 14:
   The circular postmark is 25–26 mm in diameter.
      

1904 July 5 through 1907 May 20:
   The circular postmark is 28–29 mm in diameter.
         

1913 August 14:
   The circular postmark is 23–24 mm in diameter.
      

1933 May 3:
   The circular postmark is 20–21 mm in diameter.
      

1943 November 13:
   The circular postmark is 19–21 mm in diameter.
      

1950 October 12:
   The circular postmark is approximately 27 mm in diameter.
      

today:
   Milo (2) post office is still in operation.