Steuben Postal History
Washington County, Maine

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

(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
Smithville
Steuben
Tunk
Unionville



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.
      

2020:
   Steuben post office. 18 Morgan Parritt Road; Steuben, Maine  04680. Lat./Long.: N 44°30′49″ x W 67°57′58″
      

today:
   Steuben post office is still in operation.