Hartland Postal History
Somerset County, Maine
a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, Maine 04653
(updated 9 May 2019)
Thank you for the contriutions to this page from the Strout family collection.
Postmarks from the town of Hartland include:
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.
Hartland (2) post office is still in operation.