Flagstaff Postal History
Somerset County, Maine
a project of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 111 - Shawmut, Maine 04975
(updated 12 November 2020)
Thank you for the contributions to this page from James Husson.
Postmarks from the town of Flagstaff include:
1849 August 28:
Flagstaff post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)
Flagstaff post office.
Flagstaff post office interior.
1949 July 9:
The circular postmark is 32–33 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is 19 mm.
1949 October 31:
Flagstaff post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)