Addison
Washington County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 400 - Southwest Harbor, ME 04679
info@vfthomas.com - 207-266-5748

(updated 15 July 2014)


Postmarks from the town of Addison include:
Addison
Addison Point
Basin
Dalotville
Indian River
Seaside
South Addison
Westcogus



Addison

1900 September 1:
   Addison post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1934 July 2:
   The circular postmark is approximately 33 mm in diameter. The horizontal bars to the right of the circle are 5–6 mm apart on center.
      

1950 December 1:
   The circular postmark is approximately 30 mm in diameter. The elliptical cancellation to the right of the circle is approximately 35 mm tall and is composed of 4 parallel bars above the numeral (1 on this cover) and 4 below.
      

today:
   The Addison post office is still in operation.



Basin

1900 February 27:
   Basin post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1900 September 11:
   The circular postmark is approximately 28 mm in diameter.
      

1907 January 15:
   Basin post office closed. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)