Lee Postal History
Penobscot County, Maine

a service of
V. F. Thomas Co. - P. O. Box 55 - Bass Harbor, ME  04653

(updated 8 May 2019)

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

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

   Lee post office is still in operation.