Lee Postal History
Penobscot County, Maine
a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - 167 Thorne Mountain Road - Canton, Maine 04221
(updated 30 September 2019)
Thank you for the contributions to this page from the Strout family collection.
Postmarks from the town of Lee include:
1833 February 25:
Lee post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)
1933 February 3 through 1934 March 12:
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 19–20 mm.
1939 Decembeer 12:
The circular postmark is 32–35 mm in diameter.
1947 July 15:
The circular postmark is 33–34 mm in diameter.
Lee post office is still in operation.