Arizona Postal History:

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CONTENTS

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GREENLEE COUNTY

Blue

    Hand cancellation: "BLUE, ARIZ. JUL 31 1963".

    Hand cancellation: "BLUE, AZ 85922 SEP 2 1977".

    Hand cancellation: "BLUE, AZ 85922 FEB 22 2013".

Clifton

    Hand cancellation: "CLIFTON, ARIZ. AUG 3 1908". [TPC]

    Hand cancellation: "CLIFTON, ARIZ. SEP 9 1913".

    This cacheted cover is for the first airmail flight through Greenlee County, AZ. Hand cancellation: "CLIFTON, ARIZ. MAY 19 1938 ( 1 )".

    Machine cancellation: "CLIFTON, AZ 95533 OCT 2 1968".

Duncan

    Machine cancellation: "DUNCAN, ARIZ. NOV 14 1917".

    Machine cancellation: "DUNCAN, ARIZ. FEB 4 1949".

    Hand cancellation: "DUNCAN, AZ 85534 SEP 5 1985".

Franklin

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "FRANKLIN, ARIZ. MAR 22 1943".

    Hand cancellation: "FRANKLIN, ARIZ. JUL 21 1949".

    Hand cancellation: "FRANKLIN RUR. STA., DUNCAN, ARIZ. SEP 12 1961".

Metcalf

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "METCALF, ARIZ. JUL 29 1915".

Morenci

    Machine cancellation: "MORENCI, ARIZ JAN 18 1932".

    Machine cancellation: "MORENCI, ARIZ JUN 7 1941".

    Hand cancellation: "MORENCI, AZ 85540 MAR 13 2013".


LA PAZ COUNTY

Bouse

    Hand cancellation: "BOUSE, ARIZ. JAN 22 1912". [TPC]

    Hand cancellation: "BOUSE, ARIZ. DEC 21 1912".

    Hand cancellation: "BOUSE, ARIZ. MAY 8 1950".

    Hand cancellation: "BOUSE, AZ 85325 USPS AUG 19 1996".

Brenda: Brenda CPU

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "BRENDA CB, BOUSE, AZ 85348 SEP 8 1995".

Ehrenberg

    Hand cancellation: "EHRENBERG, AZ 85334 JUL 27 1979".

    Hand cancellation: "EHRENBERG, AZ 85334 MAR 10 1989".

    Hand cancellation: "EHRENBERG, AZ USPO MAY 11 1990".

Empire Landing (Parker Strip CDP)

    Hand cancellation: "EMPIRE LANDING RUR. BR., PARKER, AZ USPO NOV 12 1973".

    Hand cancellation: "EMPIRE LANDING RUR. BR., PARKER, AZ 85344 DEC 10 1983".

    Hand cancellation: "EMPIRE LANDING STATION, PARKER, AZ 85344 USPS MAY 29 2013".

Parker

    Hand cancellation: "PARKER, ARIZ. OCT 23 1940 ( 1 )".

    Machine cancellation: "PARKER, ARIZ. JAN 6 1953".

    Machine cancellation: "PARKER, AZ 85344 SEP 11 1968".

Poston

    Hand cancellation: "POSTON, ARIZ. JUN 18 1945".

    Hand cancellation: "POSTON RUR. BR., PARKER, AZ 85371 SEP 3 1968".

    Hand cancellation: "POSTON, AZ 85371 FEB 4 1969".

    Two different hand cancellations: "POSTON RUR. BR., PARKER, AZ 85371 FEB 28 1990" and "POSTON RUR. BR., PARKER, AZ USPO FEB 28 1990".

    Hand cancellation: "POSTON STATION, POSTON, AZ 85371 USPS JUN 12 2013".

Quartzsite

    Hand cancellation: "QUARTZSITE, ARIZ. FEB 10 1914".

    Hand cancellation: "QUARTZSITE, ARIZ. AUG 8 1958".

    Hand cancellation: "QUARTZSITE, ARIZ. MAR 25 1964".

    Hand cancellation: "QUARTZSITE, AZ 85346 DEC 27 1980".

    Two different hand cancellations: "QUARTZSITE, AZ 85346 JAN 12 1990" and "QUARTZSITE, AZ USPO JAN 12 1990".

    Hand cancellation: "QUARTZSITE, AZ 85346 DEC 27 2000".

Vicksburg

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "VICKSBURG, ARIZ. JUL 21 1916".

    Hand cancellation: "VICKSBURG, ARIZ. MAY 20 1935".

    Hand cancellation: "VICKSBURG, ARIZ. JAN 8 1936".

Wenden

    Hand cancellation: "WENDEN, ARIZ. JAN 9 1938".

    Hand cancellation: "WENDEN, ARIZ. JAN 25 1939".

    Hand cancellation: "WENDEN, ARIZ. OCT 27 1964".


MARICOPA COUNTY

Here is a separate page for Maricopa County


MOHAVE COUNTY

Acme

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "ACME, ARIZ. JAN 11 1906 | 1 |". [TPC]

Bullhead City

    Hand cancellation: "BULLHEAD CITY, ARIZ. MAR 22 1960 | 1 |".

    Machine cancellation: "BULLHEAD CITY, ARIZ. SEP 9 1965".

    Hand cancellation: "BULLHEAD CITY, AZ 86430 NOV 28 1966".

Bullhead City: Bullhead City VPO

    Hand cancellation: "AVSEC UNIT, VPO BULLHEAD CITY, AZ 86142-9998 FEB 17 2015".

Bullhead City: Grand Opening Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "GRAND OPENING STATION, BULLHEAD CITY, AZ 86430 NOVEMBER 9, 1991 | LAUGHLIN BULLHEAD CITY Airport |".

Cane Beds

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "CANE BEDS, ARIZ. AUG 9 1927"

Centennial Park

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "CENTENNIAL PARK, AZ 86021 JAN 14 1995".

Chloride

    Hand cancellation: "CHLORIDE, ARIZ MAY 16 1933".

    Hand cancellation: "CHLORIDE, ARIZ MAR 18 1936".

    Hand cancellation: "CHLORIDE, ARIZ MAY 8 1950 | 1 |".

Colorado City

    Hand cancellation: "COLORADO CITY, AZ 86021 JAN 22 1979".

    Hand cancellation: "COLORADO CITY, AZ 86021 MAR 25 2012".

Davis Dam

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "DAVIS DAM, ARIZ. JAN 9 1954 ( 1 )".

Desert Hills: Desert Hills Mini Mart CPU

    Hand cancellation: "LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ 86404 USPS OCT 22 2015".

Dolan Springs

    Hand cancellation: "DOLAN SPRINGS RUR. STA., KINGMAN, AZ 86441 MAR 12 1978".

    Hand cancellation: "DOLAN SPRINGS RUR. BR., KINGMAN, AZ 86441 MAY 22 1981".

Dolan Springs: Dolan Springs CPU

    Hand cancellation: "DOLAN SPRINGS CPO, KINGMAN, AZ USPS OCT 19 2000".

Fort Mohave

    This cacheted cover commemorates Fort Mohave. Hand cancellation: "FORT MOHAVE, AZ 86427 OCT 1 1983".

    Hand cancellation: "FORT MOHAVE, AZ 86427 USPS APR 23 2013".

Golden Valley: Golden Valley CPU

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "GOLDEN VALLEY CPO, KINGMAN, AZ USPO OCT 26 1983".

    Hand cancellation: "GOLDEN VALLEY CPO, AZ 86401 OCT 29 1983".

Golden Valley: The Outpost CPU

    Hand cancellation: "THE OUTPOST CPU, GOLDEN VALLEY, AZ 86413 JAN 31 2014".

Goldroad

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "GOLDROAD, ARIZ. MAR 22 1911". [TPC]

Hackberry

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "HACKBERRY, ARIZ. MAY 24 1908". [TPC]

    Hand cancellation: "HACKBERRY, ARIZ. DEC 25 1935".

    Hand cancellation: "HACKBERRY, ARIZ. AUG 28 1965".

Hualapai

    Hand cancellation: "HUALAPAI RUR. BR., KINGMAN, AZ 86412 JAN 4 1980".

Hualapai: Hualapai CPU

    Hand cancellation: "HUALAPAI CPO, AZ 86412 AUG 11 2005".

    Hand cancellation: "HUALAPAI CPO, KINGMAN, AZ USPS JAN 2 2014".

Katherine

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "KATHERINE BR. STA., BULLHEAD CITY, AZ USPO DEC 8 1983".

Kingman

    Hand cancellation: "KINGMAN, ARIZ. NOV 22 1917 ( 1 )".

    Hand cancellation: "KINGMAN, ARIZ. SEP 23 1927".

    Hand cancellation: "KINGMAN, ARIZ. JUL 10 1928 ( 1 )".

    Hand cancellation: "KINGMAN, ARIZ. MAR 19 1940".

Kingman: Downtown CPU

    Hand cancellation: "DOWNTOWN CPO, KINGMAN, AZ USPS OCT 22 2015".

Kingman: Downtown Station

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "DOWNTOWN STA., KINGMAN, AZ USPS DEC 26 1995".

Kingman: Route 66 Fun Run Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover is for the 1994 Route 66 Fun Run. Special hand pictorial cancellation: "ROUTE 66 FUN RUN STATION, KINGMAN, ARIZONA 86401 APRIL 23, 1994".

    This cacheted cover is for the 8th annual Route 66 Fun Run. Special hand pictorial cancellation: "RT 66 FUN RUN STATION #3, KINGMAN, AZ 86401 APR 29 1995".

Kingman Army Airfield

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "AIR BASE BR., KINGMAN, ARIZ. MAR 16 1944".

Lake Havasu City

    Machine cancellation: "LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ 86403 NOV 14 1969".

    Special machine pictorial & slogan cancellation: "LK HAVASU CY, AZ 86403 OCT 10 1971 | AMERICA'S HOME FOR THE LONDON BRIDGE   1831   1971 |".

    Hand cancellation: "LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ 86403 JUL 16 1980".

    Machine cancellation: "LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ 86403 OCT 19 1989".

Lake Havasu City: Home of the London Bridge [Station]

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "Home of The London Bridge, LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ 86403 OCTOBER 10 1994 | LAKE HAVASU CITY ARIZONA 1964-1994 |".

    Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "Home of The London Bridge, LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ 86403 OCTOBER 10, 1995 | LONDON BRIDGE DAYS 1971-1995 |".

Littlefield

    Hand cancellation: "LITTLEFIELD, ARIZ. OCT 14 1977".

    Hand cancellation: "LITTLEFIELD, ARIZ. JUN 5 1980".

    Hand cancellation: "LITTLEFIELD, AZ 86432 JUN 3 1988".

Meadview: Meadview CPU

    Hand cancellation: "MEADVIEW CPO, AZ 86444 JAN 7 1987".

    Hand cancellation: "MEADVIEW CPO, AZ USPS MAR 19 2013".

Mohave Valley

    Hand cancellation: "MOHAVE VALLEY, AZ 86440 OCT 16 1975".

    Hand cancellation: "MOHAVE VALLEY, AZ 86440 USPS FEB 25 2015".

Mount Trumbull

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "MOUNT TRUMBULL, ARIZ. MAY 18 1928".

    Hand cancellation: "MOUNT TRUMBULL, ARIZ. SEP 14 1943".

Oatman

    Hand cancellation: "OATMAN, ARIZ. SEP 27 1931".

    Hand cancellation: "OATMAN, ARIZ. NOV 2 1938". Notice the interesting message signed by the postmaster.

    Hand cancellation: "OATMAN, AZ 86433 JAN 24 1974".

    Hand pictorial cancellation: "OATMAN, AZ 86433 JUN 28 1995".

Oatman: Route 66 Fun Run Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover is for the 8th Annual Route 66 Fun Run. Special hand pictorial cancellation: "RT 66 FUN RUN STATION #4, OATMAN, AZ 86433 APR 30 1995".

Oldtrails

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "OLDTRAILS, ARIZ. AUG 21 1920".

Peach Springs

    Hand cancellation: "PEACH SPRINGS, ARIZ. SEP 11 1907" [TPC].

    Hand cancellation: "PEACH SPRINGS, ARIZ. MAY 28 1928".

    Hand cancellation: "PEACH SPRINGS, AZ 86434 DEC 27 1991".

Peach Springs: Route 66 Fun Run Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover is for the 8th Annual Route 66 Fun Run. Special hand pictorial cancellation: "RT 66 FUN RUN STATION #2, PEACH SPRINGS, AZ 86434 APR 29 1995".

Riviera

[DPO]

    Machine cancellation: "RIVIERA, AZ 86442 FEB 6 1987".

    Machine cancellation: "RIVIERA, AZ 86442 APR 17 1993".

Short Creek

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "SHORT CREEK, ARIZ. FEB 28 1936".

Temple Bar Marina

[OPN] [DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "TEMPLE BAR MARINA, AZ 86443 JUL 1 1966".

    Hand cancellation: "TEMPLE BAR MARINA, AZ 86443 MAY 6 1971".

    Hand cancellation: "TEMPLE BAR MARINA R. BR., KINGMAN, AZ USPO OCT 17 1975".

Temple Bar

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "TEMPLE BAR RUR. BR., KINGMAN, AZ 86443 DEC 30 1991".

Topock

    Hand cancellation: "TOPOCK, ARIZ. JAN 10 1940".

    Hand cancellation: "TOPOCK, ARIZ. MAY 20 1964".

    Hand cancellation: "TOPOCK, AZ 86436 OCT 1 1965".

Topock: Bobcat Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "BOBCAT STATION, TOPOCK, AZ 86436 OCTOBER 5, 1991 | Havasu National Wildlife Refuge     50 Years 1941 - 1991 |".

Topock: Golden Shores Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover honors the military. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "GOLDEN SHORES STA., TOPOCK, AZ 86436 12-07-06 ( U. S. ARMY U. S. AIR FORCE U. S. MARINE CORPS U. S. COAST GUARD U. S. NAVY   ONE NATION UNDER GOD )".

Topock: Route 66 Fun Run Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover is for the 8th Annual Route 66 Fun Run. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "RT 66 FUN RUN STATION #5, TOPOCK, AZ 86436 APR 30 1995 | 8TH ANNUAL RT 66 FUN RUN |".

Topock: 10th Annual Fun Run Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial cancellation: "10th ANNUAL FUN RUN STATION, TOPOCK, AZ 86436 APR 25 1997".

Truxton

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "TRUXTON, ARIZ. JUN 14 1907 | 1 |" [TPC].

Valentine

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "VALENTINE, ARIZ. FEB 14 1931".

    Hand cancellation: "VALENTINE, ARIZ. MAR 14 1940".

    Hand cancellation: "VALENTINE, ARIZ. FEB 14 1951".

    This cacheted cover has a Valentine, AZ, rubber stamp image applied by the post office and a Sam's Meow Local Post Be My Valentine 10 cents postage stamp affixed by the local post. Hand cancellation: "VALENTINE, AZ 86437 FEB 14 1978".

Vivian

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "VIVIAN, ARIZ. AUG 11 1906 | 1 |" [TPC].

Wikieup

    Hand cancellation: "WIKIEUP, AZ 85360 MAR 31 1967".

    Hand cancellation: "WIKIEUP, AZ 85360 MAY 13 1986".

    Hand cancellation: "WIKIEUP, AZ 85360 FEB 21 2013".

Yucca

    Hand cancellation: "YUCCA, ARIZ. JUL 14 1962".

    Hand cancellation: "YUCCA, AZ 86438 JAN 2 2004".

    Hand cancellation: "YUCCA, AZ 86438-9998 USPS FEB 21 2013".


NAVAJO COUNTY

Aripine

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "ARIPINE, ARIZ. NOV 30 1938".

Castle Butte

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "CASTLE BUTTE, ARIZ. JAN 31 1956".

Chimopovy

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "CHIMOPOVY, ARIZ. NOV 2 1930".

Cibecue

    Hand cancellation: "CIBECUE, ARIZ. FEB 29 1960".

    Hand cancellation: "CIBECUE RUR. STA., SHOW LOW, ARIZ. MAR 9 1960".

    Hand cancellation: "CIBECUE, AZ 85911 MAY 24 1985".

Clay Springs

    Hand cancellation: "CLAY SPRINGS, ARIZ. SEP 5 1950".

    Hand cancellation: "CLAY SPRINGS, AZ 85923 NOV 28 1966".

    Hand cancellation: "CLAY SPRINGS, AZ 85923 USPS MAR 2 2013".

Clay Springs: Wildfire Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "WILDFIRE STATION, CLAY SPRINGS, AZ 85923-9998 SEPTEMER 11 2002   JUNE 2002 RODEO-CHEDISKI WILDFIRE   HONORING FIREIFGHTERS HEROES ALL".

East Fork

[DPO]

    Two different hand cancellations: "EAST FORK, AZ 85941 NOV 20 1968" and "EAST FORK RUR. BR., WHITERIVER, AZ USPO NOV 20 1968".

    Hand cancellation: "EAST FORK RUR. BR., EAST FORK, AZ 85943 SEP 28 1981".

Fort Apache

    Hand cancellation: "FORT APACHE, ARIZ. JAN 19 1938".

    Hand cancellation: "FORT APACHE, ARIZ. ? 1954".

    This cacheted cover commemorates the centennial of the establishment of Fort Apache. Hand cancellation: "FORT APACHE, AZ 85926 MAY 16 1970".

Greasewood

[DPO]

    Two different hand cancellations: "GREASEWOOD, ARIZ. JAN 30 1961" and "GREASEWOOD RUR. STA., GANADO, ARIZ. JAN 30 1961".

    Hand cancellation: "GREASEWOOD BR., GANADO, AZ USPO OCT 1 1981".

Heber

    Hand cancellation: "HEBER, ARIZ. 14 1958".

    This cacheted cover is for the 1967 Holbrook to Scottsdale Pony Express Ride. Hand cancellation: "HEBER, AZ 85928 FEB 1 1967".

    Hand cancellation: "HEBER, AZ 85928 SEP 8 1979".

Holbrook

    Hand cancellation: "HOLBROOK, ARIZ. MAY 24 1907". [TPC]

    Hand cancellation: "HOLBROOK, ARIZ. OCT 1 1917".

    Machine cancellation: "HOLBROOK, ARIZ. AUG 7 1940".

    This cacheted cover is for the annual Hashknife Pony Espress Ride. Machine cancellation: "HOLBROOK, ARIZ. FEB 2 1966".

Holbrook: Pony Express Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "PONY EXPRESS STATION, Holbrook, AZ 86025 January 28, 1988 | 30th Annual Hashknife Pony Espress Ride |".

    This cacheted cover is for the 1995 Hashknife Pony Express Ride. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "PONY EXPRESS STATION, HOLBROOK, AZ 86025 JANUARY 25, 1995 | HASHKNIFE PONY EXPRESS 37th Ride 1995 |".

Holbrook: Super Bowl XXX Coin Delivery Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "SUPER BOWL XXX COIN DELIVERY STATION, HOLBROOK, AZ 86025 SCOTTSDALE, AZ 85251 JANUARY 24-26, 1996 ( ARIZONA   HOST TO SUPER BOWL XXX 1996 ) | HASHKNIFE PONY EXPRESS 38th Ride 1996   HOLBROOK HEBER PINE PAYSON SCOTTSDALE |".

Hotevilla

    Hand cancellation: "HOTEVILLA, AZ USPS MAY 23 1985".

    Hand cancellation: "HOTEVILLA, AZ 86030 MAY 2 1991".

    Hand cancellation: "HOTEVILLA, AZ 86030 AUG 2 2005".

Indian Wells

    Hand cancellation: "INDIAN WELLS, ARIZ. MAR 24 1936".

    Hand cancellation: "INDIAN WELLS, AZ 86031 JUN 5 1968".

    Hand cancellation: "INDIAN WELLS, AZ 86031 MAY 20 2013".

Joseph City

    Hand cancellation: "JOSEPH CITY, ARIZ. OCT 14 1937".

    Hand cancellation: "JOSEPH CITY, ARIZ. MAR 5 1941".

    Hand cancellation: "JOSEPH CITY, ARIZ. APR 21 1960".

Kayenta

    Hand cancellation: "KAYENTA, ARIZ. AUG 26 1947".

    Hand cancellation: "KAYENTA, ARIZ. JUL 25 1949".

    Hand cancellation: "KAYENTA, AZ 86033 JUN 2 1967".

Keams Canyon

    Hand cancellation: "KEAMS CANYON, ARIZ. JUN 16 1964".

    Hand cancellation: "KEAMS CANYON, ARIZ. FEB 24 1965".

    Hand cancellation: "KEAMS CANYON, AZ 86034 DEC 27 1975".

Kykotsmovi

    Hand cancellation: "KYKOTSMOVI, AZ 86039 MAY 23 1985".

    Hand cancellation: "KYKOTSMOVI, AZ USPS MAY 23 1985".

    Hand cancellation: "KYKOTSMOVI, AZ 86039 MAY 16 2013".

Lakeside

    Hand cancellation: "LAKESIDE, ARIZ. APR 25 1933".

    Hand cancellation: "LAKESIDE, ARIZ. SEP 3 1935".

    Hand cancellation: "LAKESIDE, ARIZ. DEC 10 1963".

Lakeside: Pony Express Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "PONY EXPRESS STATION, Lakeside, AZ 85929 Mar. 16, 2013 | 43rd ANNUAL White Mountain Sheriff's Posse PONY EXPRESS RIDE   Lakeside - Pinetop - Greens Peak - Buffalo Crossing - ... |.

    Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "PONY EXPRESS STATION, Lakeside, AZ 85929 April 22, 2015 | 45th Annual W.M.S.P. Pony Express Ride Lakeside - Pinetop - Greens Peak - Buffalo Crossing - ... |".

Linden

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "LINDEN, ARIZ. JUL 13 1939".

    Hand cancellation: "LINDEN RUR. STA., SHOW LOW, ARIZ. JUN 30 1965".

Oraibi

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "ORAIBI, ARIZ. MAR 1 1926".

    Hand cancellation: "ORAIBI, ARIZ. AUG 21 1930".

    This cacheted cover features the Hopi Native Americans. Hand cancellation: "ORAIBI, ARIZ. MAY 16 1963".

Overgaard

    Hand cancellation: "OVERGAARD, ARIZ. DEC 15 1938".

    Hand cancellation: "OVERGAARD, ARIZ. APR 28 1965".

    Machine cancellation: "OVERGAARD, AZ 85933 JAN 22 2001".

    Hand cancellation: "OVERGAARD, AZ 85933 USPS APR 8 2013".

Pinedale

    Hand cancellation: "PINEDALE, ARIZ. SEP 30 1959".

    Hand cancellation: "PINEDALE, AZ 85934 AUG 31 1989".

    Hand cancellation: "PINEDALE, AZ 85934 MAY 17 2013".

Pine Top

[OPN]

This is a error for Pinetop.

    Machine cancellation: "PINE TOP, AZ MAR 14 1983".

Pinetop

    Hand cancellation: "PINETOP, ARIZ. JUN 18 1959".

    Machine cancellation: "PINETOP, ARIZ. MAY 6 1966".

    Hand cancellation: "PINETOP, AZ 85935 USPS APR 10 2013".

Pinon

    Hand cancellation: "PINON, AZ 86510 USPS JUL 8 2013".

Polacca

    This cacheted cover commemorates the Mission of San Bernardino de Awatobi. Hand cancellation: "POLACCA, ARIZ. MAR 27 1943".

    Hand cancellation: "POLACCA, AZ 86042 USPS MAY 1 2013".

Saint Joseph

[OPN]

This is an older name for Joseph City.

    Hand cancellation: "SAINT JOSEPH, ARIZ. OCT 29 1923".

Second Mesa

    Hand cancellation: "SECOND MESA, AZ 86043 JAN 5 1978".

    Hand cancellation: "SECOND MESA, AZ 86043 USPS MAY 22 2013".

Shonto


    Two different hand cancellations: (on front): "SHONTO, AZ 86044 OCT 1 1966" and (on back): "SHONTO RUR. BR., TONALEA, AZ USPO OCT 1 1966"

    This cacheted cover is for the Knights of Dunamis Annual Navajo Christmas Trek. Hand cancellation: "SHONTO, AZ 86044 DEC 13 1969".

    Hand cancellation: "SHONTO, AZ 86044 MAY 4 1971".

Show Low

    Hand cancellation: "SHOW LOW, ARIZ. JUL 6 1935".

    Hand cancellation: "SHOW LOW, ARIZ. SEP 4 1936".

    Machine cancellation: "SHOW LOW, ARIZ. JUN 26 1958".

Show Low: Celebration Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover commemorates the 50th anniversary of Show Low, AZ. Special hand slogan cancellation: "CELEBRATION STATION, SHOW LOW, AZ 85901 MAY 3 2003 | 50 YEARS |".

    Special hand slogan cancellation: "CELEBRATION STATION, SHOW LOW, ARIZONA 85901 FEB 14 2012     ARIZONA 100 YEARS   At the HISTORICAL MUSEUM ".

Shumway

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "SHUMWAY, ARIZ. APR 25 1944".

Shungopavy

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "SHUNGOPAVY, ARIZ. JUN 30 1942".

Snowflake

    This cacheted cover features Snowflake, Arizona. Hand cancellation: "SNOWFLAKE, ARIZ. JAN 31 1947 | 1 |".

    Hand cancellation: "SNOWFLAKE, ARIZ. DEC 12 1958 | 1 |".

    Hand cancellation: "SNOWFLAKE, ARIZ. OCT 20 1961".

Standard

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "STANDARD, ARIZ. OCT 14 1938".

Sun Valley

    Hand cancellation: "SUN VALLEY, AZ 86025 MAY 4 1971".

    Hand cancellation: "SUN VALLEY, AZ 86029 MAR 13 2013".

Taylor

    Hand cancellation: "TAYLOR, ARIZ. SEP 24 1935".

    Hand cancellation: "TAYLOR, ARIZ. JUL 24 1941".

    Hand cancellation: "TAYLOR, ARIZ. JUN 20 1962".

Teesto: Teesto CPU

    Hand cancellation: "TEESTO CPU, WINSLOW, AZ 86047 SEP 3 2013".

Toreva

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "TOREVA, ARIZ. NOV 5 1935".

White Mountain Lake

    Hand cancellation: "WHITE MOUNTAIN LAKE, AZ 85901 JUN 29 1976".

    Hand cancellation: "WHITE MOUNTAIN LAKE, AZ 85901 SEP 24 1976".

    Hand cancellation: "WHITE MTN LAKE, AZ 85912 USPS SEP 4 2013".

White River

This a spelling error for Whiteriver.

    Hand cancellation: "WHITE RIVER, AZ 85941 APR 29 2013".

Whiteriver

    Hand cancellation: "WHITERIVER, ARIZ AUG 27 1948 ( 1 )".

Winslow

    Hand cancellation: "WINSLOW, ARIZ. OCT 4 1910". [TPC]

    This cacheted cover is for the first air mail flight CAM 34 from Winslow. Machine cancellation: "WINSLOW, ARIZ. OCT 25 1930".

    Machine cancellation: "WINSLOW, ARIZ. FEB 22 1940". [This was sent by my aunt to my grandparents in 1940!]

Woodruff

    Hand cancellation: "WOODRUFF, ARIZ. MAY 13 1940".

    Hand cancellation: "WOODRUFF, ARIZ. MAR 12 1941".

    Hand cancellation: "WOODRUFF, AZ 85942 AUG 30 2013".



Old Tucson Post Office, circa late 1940s


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