Harmony Postal History
Somerset County, Maine

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

(updated 4 August 2020)


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



Postmarks from the town of Harmony include:
Harmony
Mainstream



Harmony


1819 January 19:
   Harmony post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1844 April 23:
   Manuscript postmark. (notation; letter)
      
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1909 March 18:
   The circular postmark is 32–33 mm in diameter.
      
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1919 April:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.
      
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1939 December 7:
   The circular postmark is approximately 30 mm in diameter.
      
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date?:
   Harmony post office.
      
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2020:
   Harmony post office. 17 Main Street; Harmony, Maine 04942. Lat./Long.: N 44°58′07″ x W 69°33′14″
      
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today:
   Harmony post office is still in operation.


Mainstream


1852 January 28:
   Mainstream post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1857 September 4:
   Mainstream post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1889 January 23:
   Mainstream post office re-opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1932 February 26:
   The circular postmark is 30–32 mm in diameter.
      
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1933 June 30:
   Mainstream post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)