Arizona Postal History:

Page 6


CONTENTS

| Apache Co. to Cochise Co. | Coconino Co. to Graham Co. | Greenlee Co. to Navajo Co. | Maricopa Co. | Pima Co. | Pinal Co. to Yuma Co. | Local Posts and R.P.O.s |


PINAL COUNTY

Apache Junction

    Hand cancellation: "APACHE JUNCTION, ARIZ. APR 5 1952".

    Machine cancellation: "APACHE JUNCTION, ARIZ. FEB 5 1962".

    Two different cancellations; hand: "APACHE JUNCTION, ARIZ. DEC 15 1970", and machine: "APACHE JUNCTION, AZ 85220 DEC 15 1970".

    Hand cancellation: "APACHE JUNCTION, AZ 85220 APR 22 1991".

Apache Junction: Contract Station No. 2

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "CS NO. 2, APACHE JUNCTION, AZ 85220 OCT 12 1994".

Apache Junction: Legends in the Desert Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "LEGENDS IN THE DESERT STATION, APACHE JUNCTION, AZ 85220 DECEMBER 4,1993   "OLD WEST FESTIVAL"".

Apache Junction: Lost Dutchman Days Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial cancellation: "Lost Dutchman Days Station, Apache Junction, AZ 85220 FEB 24 1990".

Arizona City

    This cacheted cover is for the first day of the Arizona City Post Office. Hand cancellation: "ARIZONA CITY, ARIZ. APR 1 1962".

    Hand cancellation: "ARIZONA CITY, AZ 85223 SEP 23 1981".

    Hand cancellation: "ARIZONA CITY, AZ 85223 NOV 27 1982".

    Hand cancellation: "ARIZONA CITY, AZ 85223 JUL 18 1994".

Bapchule

    Hand cancellation: "BAPCHULE, ARIZ. SEP 22 1943".

    Hand cancellation: "BAPCHULE, AZ 85221 MAY 13 1986".

    Two different hand cancellations: "BAPCHULE, AZ 85221 APR 10 1992" and "BAPCHULE, AZ 85221 USPS APR 10 1992".

    Hand cancellation: "BAPCHULE, AZ 85121 DEC 18 2013".

Casa Grande

    Hand cancellation: "CASA GRANDE, ARIZ. DEC 9 1925".

    This cacheted cover is for the first Prosperity Jubilee in Casa Grande. Hand cancellation: "CASA GRANDE, ARIZ. OCT 4 1929".

    Hand cancellation: "CASA GRANDE, ARIZ. OCT 15 1931".

Casa Grande: ARIPEX Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover is for the 1971 ARIPEX and features the Casa Grande Ruins. Special hand cancellation: "ARIPEX STATION, CASA GRANDE, AZ JAN 17 1971".

Coolidge

    Machine cancellation: "COOLIDGE, ARIZ. DEC 31 1945".

    Machine cancellation: "COOLIDGE, ARIZ. FEB 11 1946".

    Hand cancellation: "COOLIDGE, AZ 85128 USPS AUG 5 2013".

Copper Creek

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "COPPER CREEK, ARIZ. JAN 26 1938".

Eleven Mile Corner

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "ELEVEN MILE CORNER RUR. STA., CASA GRANDE, ARIZ. SEP 8 1965".

    Hand cancellation: "ELEVEN MILE CORNER RUR. BR., CASA GRANDE, AZ 85222 JAN 16 1976".

    Hand cancellation: "ELEVEN MILE, CASA GRANDE, AZ 85222 JUN 4 1986".

Eloy

    Hand cancellation: "ELOY, ARIZ. OCT 14 1935".

    This cacheted cover commemorates the centennial of the Butterfield Overland Mail. Hand cancellation: "ELOY, ARIZ. OCT 3 1958 ( 1 )".

    Hand cancellation: "ELOY, AZ 85131 USPS APR 4 2013".

Florence

    This cacheted cover is for the dedication of the Florence Municipal Airport. It is signed by the mayor. Hand cancellation: "FLORENCE, ARIZ. OCT 12 1929".

    Hand cancellation: "FLORENCE, ARIZ. MAY 8 1934".

    Hand cancellation: "FLORENCE, ARIZ. JUL 3 1943 ( 1 )".

Florence Internment Camp

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "INTERNMENT CAMP BR., COOLIDGE, ARIZ. NOV 27 1942".

    Hand cancellation: "INTERNMENT CAMP BR., COOLIDGE, ARIZ. JUN 14 1943".

Florence Junction

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "FLORENCE JUNCTION, ARIZ. OCT 11 1935".

    Hand cancellation: "FLORENCE JUNCTION, ARIZ. APR 22 1950".

    Hand cancellation: "FLORENCE JUNCTION, ARIZ. JAN 4 1954".

Hayden Junction

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "HAYDEN JUNCTION, ARIZ. JAN 17 1931".

    Hand cancellation: "HAYDEN JUNCTION, ARIZ. SEP 4 1935".

Kearny

    Hand cancellation: "KEARNY, ARIZ. SEP 19 1960".

    Hand cancellation: "KEARNY, ARIZ. SEP 14 1965".

    Machine cancellation: "KEARNY, AZ 85237 MAY 24 1972".

Kelvin

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "KELVIN, ARIZ. APR 21 1933".

    Hand cancellation: "KELVIN, ARIZ. APR 30 1940".

    Hand cancellation: "KELVIN, ARIZ. JAN 31 1956".

Kenilworth

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "KENILWORTH, ARIZONA DEC 14 1893". [TPC]

Magma

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "MAGMA, ARIZ. MAY 13 1918".

Mammoth

    Hand cancellation: "MAMMOTH, ARIZ. APR 22 1932".

    Hand cancellation: "MAMMOTH, AZ 85618 JUN 4 1980".

    Hand cancellation: "MAMMOTH, AZ 85618 USPS APR 19 2013".

Maricopa

    Hand cancellation: "MARICOPA, ARIZ. NOV 3 1906". [TPC]

    Hand cancellation: "MARICOPA, ARIZ. MAY 3 1932".

    Hand cancellation: "MARICOPA, AZ 85239 JUN 5 1980".

Mauldin

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "MAULDIN, ARIZ. JUL 1 1941".

Olberg

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "OLBERG, ARIZ. DEC 1 1931".

Oracle

    Hand cancellation: "ORACLE, ARIZ. OCT 20 1908". [TPC]

    Hand cancellation: "ORACLE, ARIZ. FEB 29 1932".

    This cacheted cover commemorates the Oracle Post Office centennial. Hand cancellation: "ORACLE, AZ 85623 DEC 28 1980".

Oracle: American Flag Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover commemorates the 100th anniversary of the American Flag Post Office building. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "AMERICAN FLAG STA., ORACLE, AZ 85623 Dec. 28 1980 | AMERICAN FLAG Post Office established Dec. 28, 1880 |".

    Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "AMERICAN FLAG STATION, ORACLE, AZ 85623 September 26, 2015 | 135TH ANNIVERSARY   Oracle Historical Society Acadia Ranch ||".

Oracle: Biosphere 2 Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover features Biosphere 2. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "Biosphere 2 Station, Oracle, Arizona 85623 September 26, 1993 ( U. S. Postal Center )".

Picacho

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "PICACHO, ARIZ. MAR 27 1937".

    This cacheted cover commemorates the Civil War Battle of Picacho Pass. Hand cancellation: "PICACHO, ARIZ. FEB 25 1940".

    This cacheted cover commemorates the Civil War centennial in Arizona and the Battle of Picacho Pass. Hand cancellation: "PICACHO, ARIZ. APR 15 1962".

Queen Valley

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "QUEEN VALLEY RUR. BR., APACHE JUNCTION, AZ USPO MAR 2 1970".

Randolph

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "RANDOLPH, ARIZ. JUL 12 1942".

    Hand cancellation: "RANDOLPH, ARIZ. DEC 29 1954".

Ray

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "RAY, ARIZ. AUG 16 1907". [TPC]

    Hand cancellation: "RAY, ARIZ. OCT 16 1917".

    Hand cancellation: "RAY, ARIZ. JUL 17 1947 ( 1 )".

    This cacheted cover commemorates the birth of President John F. Kennedy. Hand cancellation: "RAY, ARIZ. MAY 29 1964".

Red Rock

    Hand cancellation: "RED ROCK, ARIZ. JUN 3 1916".

    Hand cancellation: "RED ROCK, ARIZ. OCT 3 1958".

    This cacheted cover commemorates the birth of President John F. Kennedy. Hand cancellation: "RED ROCK, ARIZ. MAY 29 1964".

    Hand cancellation: "RED ROCK, AZ 85245 JAN 12 1987".

    Two different hand cancellations: "RED ROCK, AZ 85245 JUN 15 1993" and "RED ROCK, AZ USPS JUN 15 1993".

    This cacheted cover commemorates the Civil War Battle of Picacho Pass. Hand cancellation: "RED ROCK POST OFFICE 85145 USPS APR 15 2015".

Red Rock: Centennial Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial cancellation: "Centennial Station, Red Rock, AZ 85245 June 15, 1987".

Rivers

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "RIVERS, ARIZ. DEC 3 1943 | 1 |".

    Hand cancellation: "RIVERS, ARIZ. DEC 18 1944 | 1 |".

    Hand cancellation: "RIVERS, ARIZ. MAR 1 1945 | 1 |".

Riverside Stage Stop

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "RIVERSIDE STAGE STOP, AZ 85237 JAN 9 1970".

    Hand cancellation: "RIVERSIDE STAGE STOP RUR. BR., KEARNY, AZ USPO JAN 9 1970".

Sacaton

    Hand cancellation: "SACATON, ARIZ. AUG 25 1938".

    Hand cancellation: "SACATON, ARIZ. AUG 21 1942".

    This cacheted cover features the Pima Native Americans. Hand cancellation: "SACATON, ARIZ. FEB 13 1965".

    Hand cancellation: "SACATON, AZ 85247 JAN 7 1980".

    Two different hand cancellations: "SACATON, AZ 85247 MAR 16 1987".

Saddlebrooke: Minit Market CPU

    Hand cancellation: "CPU B015, TUCSON, AZ 85739 USPS AUG 21 2015".

San Manuel

    Hand cancellation: "SAN MANUEL, ARIZ. APR 1 1954".

    Hand cancellation: "SAN MANUEL, ARIZ. MAR 13 1958".

    Machine cancellation: "SAN MANUEL, ARIZ. JAN 5 1961".

    Hand cancellation: "SAN MANUEL, AZ 85631 USPS APR 18 2000".

San Tan Valley: Auto Spa at Johnson Ranch CPU

    Hand cancellation: "AUTO SPA AT JOHNSON RANCH CPU, SAN TAN VALLEY, AZ 85143 DEC 11 2017".

Santan

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "SANTAN, ARIZ. FEB 29 1932".

Sombrero Butte

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "SOMBRERO BUTTE, ARIZ. NOV 6 1936".

    Hand cancellation: "SOMBRERO BUTTE, ARIZ. APR 6 1938".

    Hand cancellation: "SOMBRERO BUTTE, ARIZ. FEB 9 1940".

Sonora

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "SONORA, ARIZ. APR 8 1926".

    Hand cancellation: "SONORA, ARIZ. MAR 8 1943".

    Hand cancellation: "SONORA, AZ 85271 FEB 25 1966".

Stanfield

    Hand cancellation: "STANFIELD, ARIZ. OCT 12 1948".

    Hand cancellation: "STANFIELD, ARIZ. JAN 5 1954 ( 1 )".

    This cacheted cover is for the Overland Mail Centennial Caravan. Machine cancellation: "STANFIELD, ARIZ. OCT 4 1958".

Superior

    Hand cancellation: "SUPERIOR, ARIZ. NOV 27 1915".

    Hand cancellation: "SUPERIOR, ARIZ. DEC 11 1929".

    Machine cancellation: "SUPERIOR, ARIZ. MAR 1 1934".

Superior: Registered

    Hand cancellation: "REGISTERED. SUPERIOR, ARIZ. SEP 15 1932".

Superior: Superior Centennial Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial cancellation: "SUPERIOR CENTENNIAL STATION, SUPERIOR, AZ 85273 DEC 29 2002".

Tiger

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "TIGER, ARIZ. MAY 5 1939".

    Hand cancellation: "TIGER, ARIZ. OCT 5 1939".

    Hand cancellation: "TIGER, ARIZ. MAR 7 1940".

Toltec City

[DPO]

    Two different hand cancellations: "TOLTEC CITY RUR. STA., ELOY, ARIZ. DEC 1 1963" and "TOLTEC CITY RUR. STA., ELOY, ARIZ. USPO DEC 1 1963".

Valley Farms

    Hand cancellation: "VALLEY FARMS, ARIZ. APR 16 1949".

    Hand cancellation: "VALLEY FARMS, ARIZ. OCT 5 1960".

    Hand cancellation: "VALLEY FARMS, AZ 85291 MAR 3 1967".

    Hand cancellation: "VALLEY FARMS, AZ 85291 USPS APR 6 1999".


SANTA CRUZ COUNTY

Alto

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "ALTO, ARIZ. JUL 18 1927".

Amado

    Hand cancellation: "AMADO, ARIZ. JUL 4 1932".

    Hand cancellation: "AMADO, ARIZ. APR 19 1940".

    Hand cancellation: "AMADO RUR. STA., TUMACACORI, ARIZ. MAY 2 1961".

    Hand cancellation: "AMADO RUR. STA., TUMACACORI, ARIZ. MAY 5 1965".

    This cacheted cover is for Mt. Hopkins Observatory and Apollo 10. Hand cancellation: "AMADO, AZ 85640 MAY 20 1969".

    This cacheted cover is for the first day of issue of the U. S. Postal Service 8 cents postage stamp. Hand cancellation: "AMADO, AZ 85640 JUL 1 1971".

    This cacheted cover features Mt. Hopkins Observatory and Apollo 17. Hand cancellation: "AMADO, AZ 85640 DEC 6 1972".

Duquesne

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "DUQUESNE, ARIZ. OCT 20 1913".

Elgin

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "ELGIN, ARIZ. JUN 18 1932".

    Hand cancellation: "ELGIN, ARIZ. FEB 17 1933".

    Hand cancellation: "ELGIN, ARIZ. OCT 22 1936".

Madera Canyon

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "MADERA CANYON, ARIZ. MAY 20 1935".

    Hand cancellation: "MADERA CANYON, ARIZ. AUG 21 1936".

    Hand cancellation: "MADERA CANYON, ARIZ. OCT 15 1937".

Nogales

    Hand cancellation: "NOGALES, ARIZ. AUG 12 1915".

    Machine cancellation: "NOGALES, ARIZ. JUN 8 1925".

    Machine cancellation: "NOGALES, ARIZ. FEB 10 1930".

    Machine cancellation: "NOGALES, ARIZ. JUL 28 1932".

Nogales: Centennial Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "CENTENNIAL STA., NOGALES, AZ 85621 Oct. 25 1982 | AMBOS NOGALES   OCTOBER 25, 1883 |".

Nogales: Lilita Market Contract Station

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "LILITA MKT C S, NOGALES, AZ 85621 JUN. 2 1983".

Oro Blanco

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "ORO BLANCO, ARIZ. SEP 6 1913".

Patagonia

    Hand cancellation: "PATAGONIA, ARIZ. JUL 20 1932".

    Hand cancellation: "PATAGONIA, ARIZ. OCT 20 1938".

    Machine cancellation: "PATAGONIA, AZ 85624 MAR 8 1983".

Patagonia: Lochiel Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover commemorates the Lochiel Post Office. Special hand slogan cancellation: "LOCHIEL STA., PATAGONIA, AZ. 85624 OCT 6 1984 | POST OFFICE established OCT. 6 1884 |".

Rio Rico

    Hand cancellation: "RIO RICO, AZ 85648 USPS MAR 19 2013".

Ruby

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "RUBY, ARIZ. MAY 21 1941".

Sonoita

    Hand cancellation: "SONOITA, ARIZ. FEB 6 1934".

    Hand cancellation: "SONOITA, ARIZ. APR 20 1940".

    Hand cancellation: "SONOITA, AZ 85637 MAR 21 1983".

Sonoita: Fairgrounds Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover features the Santa Cruz County Fair. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "FAIRGROUNDS STATION, SONOITA, ARIZONA 85637 OCT 6 1985 | 70th Annual SANTA CRUZ COUNTY FAIR 1915 - 1985 |".

    This cacheted cover is for the Santa Cruz County Fair. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "FAIRGROUNDS STATION, SONOITA, ARIZONA 85637 SEP 19 1987 | 72nd Annual SANTA CRUZ COUNTY FAIR 1915 - 1987 |".

Tubac

    Hand cancellation: "TUBAC, ARIZ. MAR 16 1941".

    This is a cacheted cover commemorating one hundred years of journalism in Arizona. It has a special commemorative hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "TUBAC, ARIZONA MARCH 3 1959 | CENTURY OF ARIZONA JOURNALISM - 1859 - TUBAC - 1959 -".

    This is a cacheted cover commemorating the Civil War centennial in Arizona. Hand cancellation: "TUBAC, ARIZ. JUL 4 1961".

Tubac: Tubac CPU

    Hand cancellation: "TUBAC CPO, TUMACACORI, AZ 85646-9997 USPS MAY 9 2014"..

Tumacacori

    Hand cancellation: "TUMACACORI, ARIZ. JUN 12 1947".

    Hand cancellation: "TUMACACORI, ARIZ. FEB 7 1950".

    Hand cancellation: "TUMACACORI, ARIZ. JAN 10 1959".

Tumacacori: Diamond Jubilee Station

[TPS]

    This is a cacheted cover commemorating the 75th anniversary of Tumacacori National Monument. It has a special commemorative hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "TUMACACORI, AZ 85640 SEP 15 1983 | Tumacacori National Monument   Diamond Jubilee Station |".


YAVAPAI COUNTY

Agua Fria

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "AGUA FRIA, AZ 86301 MAR 20 1975".

    Hand cancellation: "AGUA FRIA RUR. BR., PRESCOTT, AZ 86312 DEC 21 1976".

    Hand cancellation: "AGUA FRIA RUR. BR., PRESCOTT, AZ 86312 JUN 19 1979".

Ash Fork

    Hand cancellation: "ASH FORK, ARIZ. MAR 2 1951".

    Hand cancellation: "ASH FORK, ARIZ. JUL 24 1952 ( 1 )".

    Machine cancellation: "ASH FORK, ARIZ. MAR 20 1959".

    Machine cancellation: "ASH FORK, ARIZ. MAY 3 1965".

Ashfork

[OPN]

This is an old name for Ash Fork.

    Hand cancellation: "ASHFORK, ARIZ. APR 8 1905". [TPC]

    Hand cancellation: "ASHFORK, ARIZ. OCT 27 1907". [TPC]

    Hand cancellation: "ASHFORK, ARIZ. SEP 2 1943 ( 1 )".

Bagdad

    Hand cancellation: "BAGDAD, ARIZ. JUL 10 1957 | 1 |".

    Machine cancellation: "BAGDAD, ARIZ. NOV 15 1958".

    Machine cancellation: "BAGDAD, ARIZ. SEP 11 1963".

    Machine cancellation: "BAGDAD, ARIZ. AUG 31 1965".

Black Canyon

[OPN]

This is an old name for Black Canyon City.

    Hand cancellation: "BLACK CANYON, ARIZ. JAN 6 1960".

    Hand cancellation: "BLACK CANYON, ARIZ. APR 26 1962".

    Hand cancellation: "BLACK CANYON, ARIZ. JUL 6 1963".

Black Canyon City

    Hand cancellation: "BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ 85324 OCT 17 1974".

    Machine cancellation: "BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ 85324 JUL 16 1976".

    Hand cancellation: "BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ 85324 USPS APR 20 2013".

Bumble Bee

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "BUMBLE BEE, ARIZ. MAY 11 1935".

    Hand cancellation: "BUMBLE BEE, ARIZ. JUL 19 1938".

    Hand cancellation: "BUMBLE BEE, ARIZ. FEB 12 1941".

    Hand cancellation: "BUMBLE BEE, ARIZ. APR 23 1948".

    This cacheted cover is for the first day of issue of the Grand Canyon 9 cents postal card. Hand cancellation: "BUMBLE BEE, AZ 86341 JUN 29 1972".

Camp Verde

    Hand cancellation: "CAMP VERDE, ARIZ. AUG 1 1907" [TPC].

    Hand cancellation: "CAMP VERDE, ARIZ. JUL 7 1932".

    Hand cancellation: "CAMP VERDE, ARIZ. JUN 6 1934".

    Machine cancellation: "CAMP VERDE, AZ 86322 FEB 14 1977".

Camp Verde: Montezuma Castle National Monument Centennial Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover commemorates the 100th anniversary of Montezuma Castle National Monument. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "Montezuma Castle National Monument Centennial Station, Camp Verde, AZ 86322 December 8, 2006   Preservation and Stewardsip for 100 Years ".

Camp Wood

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "CAMP WOOD, ARIZ. MAY 29 1940".

Canon

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "CANON, ARIZ. ? 1910". [TPC]

    Hand cancellation: "CANON, ARIZ. JAN 31 1938".

Castle Hot Springs

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "CASTLE HOT SPRINGS, ARIZ. FEB 4 1951".

    Hand cancellation: "CASTLE HOT SPRINGS, ARIZ. APR 5 1955".

    Hand cancellation: "CASTLE HOT SPRINGS, AZ 85330 APR 30 1966".

Cherry

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "CHERRY, ARIZ. SEP 12 1935".

Chino Valley

    Hand cancellation: "CHINO VALLEY, ARIZ. JUN 18 1930".

    Hand cancellation: "CHINO VALLEY, ARIZ. Jan 30 1945".

    This cacheted cover is for the first day of issue of the Postal Service Employees series of 10 different 8 cents postage stamps. Hand cancellation: "CHINO VALLEY, AZ 86323 APR 30 1973".

    Hand cancellation: "CHINO VALLEY, AZ 86323 USPS MAY 28 2013".

Clarkdale

    Hand cancellation: "CLARKDALE, ARIZ. JUL 22 1914".

    Hand cancellation: "CLARKDALE, ARIZ. DEC 30 1915".

    Machine cancellation: "CLARKDALE, ARIZ. SEP 14 1932".

Cleator

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "CLEATOR, ARIZ. FEB 11 1936".

Clemenceau

[DPO]

    This cacheted cover is for the dedication of the Clemenceau Airport. Hand cancellation: "CLEMENCEAU, ARIZ. MAR 19 1932".

    Hand cancellation: "CLEMENCEAU, ARIZ. APR 31 1948 | 1 |".

Congress

    Hand cancellation: "CONGRESS, ARIZ. MAY 30 1927".

    Hand cancellation: "CONGRESS, ARIZ. JUL 23 1940".

    Hand cancellation: "CONGRESS, ARIZ. SEP 5 1942".

Congress Junction

[OPN]

This is an old name for Congress.

    Hand cancellation: "CONGRESS JUNCTION, ARIZ. JAN 18 1936".

    Hand cancellation: "CONGRESS JUNCTION, ARIZ. OCT 31 1938".

Constellation

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "CONSTELLATION, ARIZ. JUN 8 1922".

    Hand cancellation: "CONSTELLATION, ARIZ. JAN 31 1939".

Cordes

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "CORDES, ARIZ. DEC 5 1908". [TPC]

    Hand cancellation: "CORDES, ARIZ. MAR 4 1929".

Cornville

    Hand cancellation: "CORNVILLE, ARIZ. FEB 4 1948".

    Hand cancellation: "CORNVILLE, ARIZ. APR 10 1958".

    Hand cancellation: "CORNVILLE, AZ 86325 JUL 28 1969".

Cornville: Cornville Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "CORNVILLE STATION, AZ 86325 JUN 24 2017 | Historic Cornville Post Office Dedication |".

Cottonwood

    Hand cancellation: "COTTONWOOD, ARIZ. AUG 1 1907" [TPC].

    Hand cancellation: "COTTONWOOD, ARIZ. DEC 18 1912".

    Hand cancellation: "COTTONWOOD, ARIZ. JAN 18 1934".

    Machine cancellation: "COTTONWOOD, ARIZ. OCT 4 1950".

    Hand cancellation: "COTTONWOOD, AZ 86326-9998 USPS MAY 18 2002".

Crown King

    Hand cancellation: "CROWN KING, ARIZ. JUN 13 1939".

    Hand cancellation: "CROWN KING, ARIZ. MAY 15 1954".

    Two different hand cancellations: "CROWN KING, AZ 86343 SEP 5 2013" and "CROWN KING, AZ 86343 USPS SEP 5 2013".

Curtiss

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "CURTISS, ARIZ. MAR 26 1893". [TPC]

Dewey

    Hand cancellation: "DEWEY, ARIZ. NOV 7 1952".

    Hand cancellation: "DEWEY, ARIZ. MAY 15 1962".

    Hand cancellation: "DEWEY, AZ 86327 MAY 7 1973".

Drake

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "DRAKE, ARIZ. APR 15 1939".

Dugas

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "DUGAS, ARIZ. JUL 14 1936".

Fort Verde

[TPS] [DPO]

    This cacheted cover is for the special Horse Mail Run from Fort Verde to Phoenix. Hand cancellation: "FORT VERDE, AZ 86322 JAN 26 1968".

Goodwin

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "GOODWIN, ARIZ. FEB 10 1937".

Groom Creek

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "GROOM CREEK, ARIZ. MAY 6 1940".

Hillside

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "HILLSIDE, ARIZ. FEB 11 1944".

    Hand cancellation: "HILLSIDE, ARIZ. AUG 7 1944".

    Hand cancellation: "HILLSIDE, ARIZ. APR 4 1951".

Hot Springs

[OPN] [DPO]

This is an old name for Castle Hot Springs.

    Hand cancellation: "HOT SPRINGS, ARIZ. ? 1903". [TPC]

    Hand cancellation: "HOT SPRINGS, ARIZ. MAR 20 1936".

Humboldt

    Hand cancellation: "HUMBOLDT, ARIZ. MAR 1 1950".

    Hand cancellation: "HUMBOLDT, ARIZ. MAY 4 1950".

    Hand cancellation: "HUMBOLDT, AZ 86329 JUL 25 1978".

Humboldt: Celebrating 100 Years Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover commemorates the centennial of the Humboldt Post Office. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "Celebrating 100 years station, Humboldt, AZ 86329 November 24, 1999 | 1899   1999 |".

Iron Springs

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "IRON SPRINGS, ARIZ. AUG 18 1931".

    Hand cancellation: "IRON SPRINGS, ARIZ. JUN 1 1957".

    Hand cancellation: "IRON SPRINGS RUR. BR., AZ 86301 JUN 4 1980".

Jerome

    Hand cancellation: "JEROME, ARIZ. FEB 6 1907 ( 1 )". [TPC]

    Hand cancellation: "JEROME, ARIZ. OCT 17 1912".

    Machine cancellation: "JEROME, ARIZ. JUL 11 1955".

    Machine cancellation: "JEROME, ARIZ. AUG 22 1955".

Jerome: Jerome Home Tour Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "Jerome Home Tour Station, Jerome, AZ 86331 May 18 1996 | 31st Annual Paseo de Casas |".

Junction

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "JUNCTION, ARIZ. OCT 13 1907". [TPC]

    Hand cancellation: "JUNCTION, ARIZ. OCT 25 1910". [TPC]

    Hand cancellation: "JUNCTION, ARIZ. JAN 30 1911". [TPC]

    Hand cancellation: "JUNCTION, ARIZ. APR 13 1911". [TPC]

Kirkland

    Hand cancellation: "KIRKLAND, ARIZ. JUN 11 1935".

    Hand cancellation: "KIRKLAND, AZ 86332 APR 11 1980".

    Hand cancellation: "KIRKLAND, AZ 86332 USPS APR 1 2013".

Lake Montezuma

    Hand cancellation: "LAKE MONTEZUMA, AZ 86342 MAR 11 197?".

    Hand cancellation: "LAKE MONTEZUMA, AZ USPS SEP 2 1994".

    Hand cancellation: "LAKE MONTEZUMA, AZ 86342 MAR 28 2013".

Maxton

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "MAXTON, ARIZ. DEC 31 1910" [TPC].

Mayer

    Hand cancellation: "MAYER, ARIZ. MAY 17 1910". [TPC]

    Hand cancellation: "MAYER, ARIZ. AUG 29 1941".

    Hand cancellation: "MAYER, AZ 86333 JUL 25 1978".

    Hand cancellation: "MAYER, AZ 86333 JAN 11 1984".

McCabe

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "McCABE, ARIZ. APR 26 1900". [TPC]

Miller Valley

[DPO]

    Two different hand cancellations: "MILLER VALLEY RUR. STA., PRESCOTT, AZ 86301 AUG 11" and "MILLER VALLEY RUR. STA., PRESCOTT, AZ USPO AUG 13 1973".

Mowry

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "MOWRY, ARIZ. JUN 25 1906".[TPC]

Nelson

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "NELSON, ARIZ. JUL 17 1944".

Octave

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "OCTAVE, ARIZ. JUL 21 1932".

    Hand cancellation: "OCTAVE, ARIZ. OCT 9 1934".

    Hand cancellation: "OCTAVE, ARIZ. MAR 2 1936".

Paulden

    Hand cancellation: "PAULDEN, ARIZ. OCT 5 1964".

    Hand cancellation: "PAULDEN, AZ 86334 JAN 16 1984".

    Hand cancellation: "PAULDEN, AZ 86334 USPS APR 26 2013".

Perkinsville

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "PERKINSVILLE, ARIZ. AUG 30 1939".

Poland

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "POLAND, ARIZ. OCT 17 1906". [TPC]

Prescott

    Hand cancellation: "PRESCOTT, ARIZ. APR 23 1900 ( 1 )". [TPC]

    Hand cancellation: "PRESCOTT, ARIZ. SEP 29 1922 ( 1 )".

    Machine cancellation: "PRESCOTT, ARIZ. JUL 21 1931".

Prescott: First Day of Issue

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover is for the first day of issue of the 1948 Rough Riders 3 cents postage stamp. Special machine slogan cancellation: "PRESCOTT, ARIZ. OCT 27 1948 | FIRST DAY OF ISSUE |".

Prescott: Prescott Frontier Days Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover commemorates the Buffalo Bill Wild West Show. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "PRESCOTT FRONTIER DAYS STATION, PRESCOTT, AZ 86301 JUL 4 1988 | CENTENNIAL WORLD'S OLDEST RODEO 1888 - 1988 |".

Prescott: Registered

[TPS]

    On back: hand cancellation: "REGISTERED, PRESCOTT, ARIZ. APR 30 1944".

Prescott Valley

    Hand cancellation: "PRESCOTT VALLEY, AZ 86312 AUG 24 1983".

    Hand cancellation: "PRESCOTT VALLEY, AZ USPS APR 22 2013".

Providence

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "PROVIDENCE, ARIZ. MAY 13 1900". [TPC]

Puntenney

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "PUNTENNEY, ARIZ. FEB 16 1929".

Rimrock

    Hand cancellation: "RIMROCK, ARIZ. JUN 30 1951".

    Hand cancellation: "RIMROCK, AZ 86335 USPS SEP 1 1989".

    Hand cancellation: "RIMROCK, AZ 86335 USPS MAR 28 2013".

Rock Springs

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "ROCK SPRINGS, ARIZ. MAY 31 1955".

Seligman

    Hand cancellation: "SELIGMAN, ARIZ. JUN 5 1952 ( 1 )".

    Hand cancellation: "SELIGMAN, ARIZ. JUL 16 1955 ( 1 )".

    Machine cancellation: "SELIGMAN, ARIZ. MAR 6 1964".

Seligman: Registered

[TPS]

    On back: hand cancellation: "REGISTERED, SELIGMAN, ARIZ. APR 29 1944".

Seligman: 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 #1, SELIGMAN, AZ 86337 APR 28 1995".

    This cacheted cover commemorates the 75th anniversary of historic U. S. Highway 66. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "FUN RUN STATION, SELIGMAN, AZ 86337 MAY 4 2001 | 75 ANNIVERSARY   ROUTE 66 |".

Skull Valley

    Hand cancellation: "SKULL VALLEY, ARIZ. MAY 20 1938".

    This cacheted cover features the town of Skull Valley. Hand cancellation: "SKULL VALLEY, ARIZ. FEB 14 1939".

    This cacheted cover gives information about the town of Skull Valley. Hand cancellation: "SKULL VALLEY, ARIZ. FEB 22 1939".

    Hand cancellation: "SKULL VALLEY, AZ 86338 AUG 25 1993".

Turkey

[OPN]

This is an old name for Cleator.

    Hand cancellation: "TURKEY, ARIZ. JAN 24 1925"

Verde

[OPN] [DPO]

This is an old name for Clemenceau.

    Hand cancellation: "VERDE, ARIZ. JUN 12 1919".

Village of Oak Creek

    Hand pictorial cancellation: "VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK STATION, SEDONA, AZ 86351 FEBRUARY 14 1997".

    Hand cancellation: "VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK BRANCH, SEDONA, AZ 86351 USPS MAR 28 2013".

Wagoner

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "WAGONER, ARIZ. JUN 12 1914".

Walker

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "WALKER, ARIZ. SEP 28 1940".

West Sedona

    Hand cancellation: "WEST SEDONA, AZ 86340 MAR 30 1971".

    Hand cancellation: "WEST SEDONA, AZ 86340 JUN 23 1971".

    Machine cancellation: "WEST SEDONA, AZ 86340 AUG 4 1975".

Whipple

    Machine cancellation: "WHIPPLE, ARIZ. JUL 27 1929".

    Machine cancellation: "WHIPPLE, ARIZ. MAR 14 1931".

    Hand cancellation: "WHIPPLE BR., PRESCOTT, ARIZ. MAR 30 1931 ( 1 )".

Yarnell

    Hand cancellation: "YARNELL, ARIZ. JUN 2 1934".

    Hand cancellation: "YARNELL, ARIZ. SEP 7 1948".

    Hand cancellation: "YARNELL, AZ 85362 SEP 13 1965".

Yava

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "YAVA, ARIZ. MAR 2 1950".

    Hand cancellation: "YAVA, ARIZ. FEB 28 1954".


YUMA COUNTY

Aztec

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "AZTEC, ARIZ. FEB 26 1936".

    Hand cancellation: "AZTEC, ARIZ. JUN 10 1941".

    Hand cancellation: "AZTEC, ARIZ. OCT 5 1958".

Blalack

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "BLALACK, ARIZ. OCT 2 1930".

    Hand cancellation: "BLALACK, ARIZ. OCT 29 1931".

Dateland

    Hand cancellation: "DATELAND, ARIZ. DEC 8 1949".

    Hand cancellation: "DATELAND, ARIZ. JUL 31 1950".

    Hand cancellation: "DATELAND, ARIZ. JUL 1 1953".

Dateland: Dateland CPU

    Two different hand cancellations: "DATELAND, AZ 85333 JUL 15 1986" and "DATELAND, AZ CPO JUL 15 1986".

    Hand cancellation: "DATELAND, AZ 85333 JAN 16 1990".

Dome

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "DOME, ARIZ. DEC 1 1931".

    Hand cancellation: "DOME, ARIZ. MAR 4 1936".

    Hand cancellation: "DOME, ARIZ. DEC 27 1949".

    Hand cancellation: "DOME, ARIZ. APR 15 1958".

Fortuna Foothills CDP

    Hand cancellation: "FOOTHILLS STA., YUMA, AZ 85367 USPS NOV 17 2014".

Gadsden

[DPO]

    This cacheted cover commemorates the Gadsden Purchase of 1853. Hand cancellation: "GADSDEN, ARIZ. APR 28 1943".

    Hand cancellation: "GADSDEN, ARIZ. MAR 7 1958".

    Hand cancellation: "GADSDEN, AZ 85336 APR 6 1971".

Horn

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "HORN, ARIZ. AUG 1 1954".

    Hand cancellation: "HORN, ARIZ. JAN 4 1960".

Kofa

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "KOFA STA., YUMA, AZ 853 APR 11 1980".

Marine Corps Air Station Yuma

    Two different hand cancellations; they say: "MARINE CORPS AIR STATION BR. YUMA, ARIZ. JUN 2 1969" and "MARINE CORPS AIR STATION BR. YUMA, ARIZ. USPO JUN 2 1969".

    Hand cancellation: "MARINE CORPS AIR STA. YUMA, AZ USPO MAY 12 1980".

    Hand cancellation: "M.C.A.S. BR., YUMA, AZ 85364 JAN 28 1981".

    Hand cancellation: "MCAS YUMA, AZ 85365 MAR 21 2013".

Martinez Lake

    Hand cancellation: "MARTINEZ LAKE, AZ 85364 FEB 11 1981".

Martinez Lake: Martinez Lake CPU

    Hand cancellation: "MARTINEZ LAKE CPU, YUMA, AZ 85365 MAR 23 2013".

Mohawk

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "MOHAWK, ARIZ. APR 18 1933".

    Hand cancellation: "MOHAWK, ARIZ. JUN 11 1941".

    Hand cancellation: "MOHAWK, ARIZ. SEP 17 1944".

Roll

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "ROLL, ARIZ. JUL 26 1936".

    Hand cancellation: "ROLL, AZ 85347 DEC 15 1970".

Roll: Roll CPU

[DPO]

    Two different hand cancellations: "ROLL, AZ 85347 MAR 17 1987" and "ROLL CPO, AZ USPS MAR 17 1987".

    Two different hand cancellations: "ROLL, AZ 85347 JAN 16 1990" and "ROLL CPO, AZ USPS JAN 16 1990".

    Hand cancellation: "ROLL CPO, AZ USPS AUG 17 1995".

San Luis

    Hand cancellation: "SAN LUIS, ARIZ. JUN 7 1961".

    Hand cancellation: "SAN LUIS POST OFFICE 85349-9998 FEB 13 2013".

Somerton

    Hand cancellation: "SOMERTON, ARIZ. JUN 7 1913".

    Hand cancellation: "SOMERTON, AZ 85350 USPS APR 29 2013".

Tacna

    Hand cancellation: "TACNA, ARIZ. APR 15 1940".

    Hand cancellation: "TACNA, ARIZ. MAY 2 1950".

    Hand cancellation: "TACNA, ARIZ. AUG 26 1953".

    Hand cancellation: "TACNA, ARIZ. NOV 4 1958".

    Hand cancellation: "TACNA, AZ 85352-9998 JAN 13 1993".

Wellton

    Hand cancellation: "WELLTON, ARIZ. FEB 16 1916".

    Hand cancellation: "WELLTON, ARIZ. JAN 21 1947".

    This cacheted cover commemorates the centennial of the Butterfield Overland Mail. Hand cancellation: "WELLTON, ARIZ. OCT 15 1958".

Yuma

    Machine cancellation: "YUMA, ARIZ. DEC 17 1930".

    Machine cancellation: "YUMA, ARIZ. MAY 9 1933".

    Machine cancellation: "YUMA, ARIZ. AUG 3 1935".

Yuma: Station No. 1

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "STA. NO. 1, YUMA, ARIZ. MAY 16 1983".

Yuma: Station No. 3

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "STA. 3, YUMA, AZ USPO MAY 21 1983".

Yuma: The Louisiana World's Fair Daylight Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial cancellation: "THE LOUISIANA WORLD'S FAIR DAYLIGHT Station, YUMA, ARIZONA 85364 MAY 16 1984".

Yuma: The Peanut Patch CPU

    Hand cancellation: "THE PEANUT PATCH CPU, YUMA, AZ 85365-4361 DEC 4 2017".

Yuma Proving Ground

    Hand cancellation: "YUMA PROVING GROUND BR., YUMA, AZ MAR 16 1966".

Yuma Proving Ground: Yuma Proving Grounds CPU

    Hand cancellation: "YUMA PROVING GROUNDS CPU, YUMA, AZ 85365 MAR 20 2013".



Old Yuma Post Office, ca. 1940s


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