Palermo Postal History
Waldo County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - 167 Thorne Mountain Road - Canton, Maine  04221
info@vfthomas.com

(updated 8 February 2020)


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

Postmarks from the town of Palermo include:
East Palermo
Four Corners
North Palermo
Palermo
Palermo Center
Palermo North



Palermo


1807 July 1:
   Palermo post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1910 July 8:
   The circular postmark is 31–32 mm in diameter.
      

1934 December 5:
   The circular postmark is 32–33 mm in diameter.
      

1941 December 22:
   The circular postmark is 33–34 mm in diameter.
      

1950 February 20 through 1954 December 22:
   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 approximately 19 mm.
         

today:
   Palermo post office is still in operation.