Palermo Postal History
Waldo County, Maine
a service of
V. F. Thomas Co.
- 167 Thorne Mountain Road - Canton, Maine 04221
(updated 8 February 2020)
Thank you for the contributions to this page from the Strout family collection.
Postmarks from the town of Palermo include:
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.
Palermo post office is still in operation.