Steuben Postal History
Washington County, Maine

a project of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 111 - Shawmut, Maine  04975

(updated 14 October 2020)

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

Postmarks from the town of Steuben include:
East Steuben


1804 February 14:
   Steuben post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

year? March 29:
   The circular postmark is 24–25 mm in diameter.

1911 November 13:
   The circular postmark is approximately 31 mm in diameter. (image side of card)

1946 November 11:
   The circular postmark is 31–32 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is approximtely 18 mm.

   Steuben post office. 18 Morgan Parritt Road; Steuben, Maine  04680. Lat./Long.: N 44°30′49″ x W 67°57′58″

   Steuben post office is still in operation.