Hartland Postal History
Somerset County, Maine

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

(updated 9 May 2019)


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



Postmarks from the town of Hartland include:
Hartland (1)
Hartland (2)
West Hartland



Hartland (2)


1847 September 14:
   The former Saint Albans (1) post office became Hartland (2). (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1874 June 13: [year determined from contents]
   The circular postmark is 23–24 mm in diameter.
      

1887 August 20:
   The circular postmark is approximately 26 mm in diameter.
      

1910 May 24:
   The circular postmark is 29–30 mm in diameter.
      

1939 December 11:
   The circular postmark is approximately 29 mm in diameter.
      

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