Lebanon Postal History
York County, Maine

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

(updated 11 May 2019)

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

Postmarks from the town of Lebanon include:
Center Lebanon
East Lebanon
Lebanon Center
North Lebanon
West Lebanon
West Lbanon CPO East Lebanon
West Lebanon Rur. Sta. East Lebanon

East Lebanon

1883 January 2:
   East Lebanon post office opened. (source: Maine Philatelic Society. 1995. The Post Offices of Maine: A Rarity Guide.)

1901 May 14:
   The circular postmark is approximately 27 mm in diameter.

1939 December 29 through 1942 June 26:
   The circular postmark is 31–33 mm in diameter. The outside vertical height of the four horizontal bars to the right of the circle is 19–20 mm.

   East Lebanon post office is still in operation.