Lee Postal History
Penobscot County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - 167 Thorne Mountain Road - Canton, Maine  04221
info@vfthomas.com

(updated 30 September 2019)


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



Postmarks from the town of Lee include:
Lee
Mallet’s Mills
North Lee



Lee

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.
      

today:
   Lee post office is still in operation.