Arizona Postal History:

Page 3


CONTENTS

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


PIMA COUNTY

Ajo

    Hand cancellation: "AJO, ARIZ. MAR 27 1917".

    Machine cancellation: "AJO, ARIZ. FEB 12 1933".

    This cacheted cover is for the first air mail flight of Route AM105 to Blythe and Phoenix. Machine cancellation: "AJO, ARIZ. JUL 15 1952".

    Hand cancellation: "AJO, ARIZ. JUL 2 1959 | 2 |".

Ajo: Pronghorn Antelope Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge. It has a special hand slogan & pictorial cancellation: "PRONGHORN ANTELOPE STATION, AJO, AZ 85321 JANUARY 27 1989 | CABEZA PRIETA REFUGE 50TH ANNIVERSARY 1939 - 1989 |".

Ajo: Registered

    Hand cancellation: "AJO, ARIZ. REGISTERED JUN 6 1917".

Ajo Army Airfield

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "GUNNERY BASE BR., AJO, ARIZ. MAY 6 1943".

Arivaca

    Hand cancellation: "ARIVACA, ARIZ. JUL 11 1938".

    Hand cancellation: "ARIVACA, ARIZ. JAN 10 1953".

    Hand cancellation: "ARIVACA, AZ 85601 DEC 19 1977".

    This cacheted cover commemorates the centennial of the Arivaca Post Office. Hand cancellation: "ARIVACA, AZ 85601 APR 10 1978".

Casa Adobes

[OPN]

This is a spelling error for Casas Adobes.

    Hand cancellation: "CASA ADOBES STA., TUCSON, AZ 85704-9998 USPS APR 22 2013".

Casas Adobes

    Hand cancellation: "CASAS ADOBES RUR. STA., TUCSON, ARIZ. JAN 5 1960".

    Hand cancellation: "CASAS ADOBES BR., TUCSON, AZ USPO OCT 5 1987".

Catalina

    Hand cancellation: "CATALINA RUR. BR., TUCSON, AZ USPO OCT 22 1981".

    Hand cancellation: "CATALINA RUR. BR., TUCSON, AZ USPO MAY 24 1983".

    Hand cancellation: "CATALINA RUR. BR., TUCSON, AZ USPO MAY 25 1983".

Catalina: Catalina CPU

    Hand cancellation: "CPU 762, TUCSON, AZ 85739 USPS MAR 12 2013".

    Hand cancellation: "CONT STA NO 762, TUCSON, AZ 85739 USPS APR 22 2013".

Continental

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "CONTINENTAL, ARIZ. JUN 11 1927".

Corona de Tucson CDP

    Hand cancellation: "VAIL CPU #B001, VAIL, AZ 85641 APR 24 2013".

Cortaro

    Hand cancellation: "CORTARO, ARIZ. FEB 29, 1944".

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

    Hand cancellation: "CORTARO, AZ 85652 JAN 27, 1986".

Davis-Monthan Air Force Base

    Hand cancellation: "DAVIS-MONTHAN AIR FORCE BASE BR., TUCSON, ARIZ. MAY 17 1955".

    Hand cancellation: "DAVIS MONTHAN AFB, TUCSON, AZ 85708 USPS MAR 20 2013".

Davis-Monthan Air Force Base: Davis Monthan Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover is for the first day of issue of the U. S. Air Force 32 cents postage stamp. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "DAVIS MONTHAN STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85707 SEPT 18, 1997 | U.S. AIR FORCE 1947-1997 |".

Davis-Monthan Air Force Base: 781st Bomb Squadron Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "781st BOMB SQUADRON STATION, DAVIS-MONTHAN AFB, AZ 85707-3010 OCT 14, 1994 | 1944     1994 |".

Emery Park

[OPN] [DPO]

This later became a station of the Tucson Post Office.

    Hand cancellation: "EMERY PARK, ARIZ. AUG 20 1935".

    Hand cancellation: "EMERY PARK, ARIZ. MAR 30 1937".

    Hand cancellation: "EMERY PARK, ARIZ. NOV 14 1949".

Escuela

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "ESCUELA, ARIZ. MAY 5 1932".

    Hand cancellation: "ESCUELA, ARIZ. APR 3 1933".

    This cacheted cover is for the anniversary of Arizona statehood. Hand cancellation: "ESCUELA, ARIZ. FEB 14 1942".

Greaterville

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "GREATERVILLE, ARIZ. NOV 16 1937".

    Hand cancellation: "GREATERVILLE, ARIZ. SEP 29 1938".

    Hand cancellation: "GREATERVILLE, ARIZ. JUL 15 1939".

Green Valley

    Hand cancellation: "GREEN VALLEY, ARIZ. JUN 20 1964".

    Machine cancellation: "GREEN VALLEY, AZ 85614 DEC 31 1966".

    This cacheted cover commemorates the 10th anniversary of the Green Valley Post Office. Hand cancellation: "GREEN VALLEY, AZ 85614 JUN 20 1974".

    Hand cancellation: "Green Valley, AZ 85614 United States Postal Service FEB 24 2014".

Green Valley: Contract Station No. 1

    Hand cancellation: "CONTRACT STA. NO. 1, GREEN VALLEY, AZ USPO JUL 7 1987".

    Hand cancellation: "Cont. Sta. #1, GREEN VALLEY, AZ 85614 USPS JUN 15 1992".

Greenway

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "GREENWAY RUR. STA., TUCSON, ARIZ. ? 1930".

    Hand cancellation: "GREENWAY RUR. STA., TUCSON, ARIZ. ? 24 1939".

    Hand cancellation: "GREENWAY RUR. STA., TUCSON, ARIZ. FEB 16 1952".

Lukeville

    Hand cancellation: "LUKEVILLE, ARIZ. FEB 18 1961".

    Hand cancellation: "LUKEVILLE, AZ 85341 OCT 23 1992".

    Hand cancellation: "LUKEVILLE, AZ 85341 USPS MAR 15 2013".

Marana

    Hand cancellation: "MARANA, ARIZ. AUG 22 1939".

    Hand cancellation: "MARANA, ARIZ. JAN 21 1946".

    Machine cancellation: "MARANA, AZ 85238 JAN 9 1975".

Mount Lemmon

    Hand cancellation: "MOUNT LEMMON, ARIZ. JUN 1 1948".

    Hand cancellation: "MOUNT LEMMON, ARIZ. DEC 3 1956".

    Hand cancellation: "MOUNT LEMMON, AZ 85619 AUG 24 1978".

Officers Training School, Tucson

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "Officers Trng. School Br., TUCSON, ARIZ. JAN 18 1943".

Old Tucson

[DPO]

    This cacheted cover advertises the movie "Arizona" filmed in Old Tucson. Hand cancellation: "OLD TUCSON RUR. STA., TUCSON, ARIZ. MAY 4 1940".

    This cacheted cover is for the movie "Arizona" filmed in Old Tucson. Hand cancellation: "OLD TUCSON RUR. STA., TUCSON, ARIZ. MAY 25 1940".

    This cacheted cover features the reopening of the Old Tucson Rural Branch Post Office. Hand cancellation: "OLD TUCSON, AZ 85705 DEC 2 1968".

    Hand cancellation: "OLD TUCSON, AZ 85705 JUN 6 1969".

Oro Valley

    Hand cancellation: "ORO VALLEY STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85737-9998 USPS MAR 13 2013".

Pantano

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "PANTANO, ARIZ. OCT 15 1931".

    Hand cancellation: "PANTANO, ARIZ. JAN 7 1936".

    Hand cancellation: "PANTANO, ARIZ. DEC 12 1949".

Pisinemo

    Hand cancellation: "PISINEMO RUR. BR., SELLS, AZ FEB 1 1967".

Quijotoa

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "QUIJOTOA, ARIZ. DEC 7 1938".

Redington

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "REDINGTON, ARIZ. DEC 30 1940".

Rillito

    Hand cancellation: "RILLITO, AZ 85654 JAN 2 1986".

    Hand cancellation: "RILLITO, AZ 85654-9998 USPS MAR 26 2013".

Rincon

[OPN]

This is an older name for Rincon Station, Tucson.

    Hand cancellation: "RINCON, ARIZ. AUG 8 1964".

Rowood

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "ROWOOD, ARIZ. NOV 30 1955".

Sahuarita

    Machine cancellation: "SAHUARITA, AZ 85629 AUG 14 1978".

    Machine cancellation: "SAHUARITA, AZ 85629 MAR 5 1981".

    Machine cancellation: "SAHUARITA, AZ 85629 MAR 8 1983".

San Xavier del Bac

[TPS] [DPO]

    This cacheted cover commemorates the San Xavier del Bac Mission. Hand cancellation: "SAN XAVIER DEL BAC STA., TUCSON, AZ AUG 6 1971".

Sasabe

    Hand cancellation: "SASABE, ARIZ. FEB 15 1946".

    Hand cancellation: "SASABE, AZ 85633 MAR 11 1968".

    Hand cancellation: "SASABE, AZ 85633 AUG 18 2000".

    Hand cancellation: "SASABE, AZ 85633-9998 USPS FEB 21 2013".

Sasabe: Buenos Ayres-La Osa Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover commemorates the centennial of the Buenos Ayres Post Office. Special commemorative hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "BUENOS AYRES-LA OSA STATION, SASABE, AZ 85633 FEB 6 1992 ( 100 YEARS )".

Sells

    Machine cancellation: "SELLS, AZ 85634 OCT 7 1974".

    Hand cancellation: "SELLS, AZ 85634 JUL 10 1975".

    Hand cancellation: "SELLS, AZ 85634 USPS MAY 9 2013".

Silver Bell

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "SILVER BELL, ARIZ. JUN 9 1953".

    Hand cancellation: "SILVER BELL, ARIZ. NOV 25 1964".

    Hand cancellation: "SILVER BELL, AZ 85270 NOV 19 1969".

Silver Bell: First Day of Issue

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover is for the first day of issue of the Christmas 5 cents postage stamp. Special hand slogan cancellation: "SILVER BELL, AZ 85270 NOV 2 1965 | FIRST DAY OF ISSUE |".

South Tucson

    Hand cancellation: "SOUTH TUCSON BR., TUCSON, AZ USPO MAY 29 1964".

    Hand cancellation: "SOUTH TUCSON BR., TUCSON, AZ USPO NOV 10 1966".

    Hand cancellation: "SO. TUCSON BR., TUCSON, ARIZ. USPO FEB 10 1984".

    Hand cancellation: "SO. TUCSON BR., TUCSON, ARIZ. USPO MAY 14 1992".

    Hand cancellation: "SOUTH TUCSON, AZ 85713-9998 USPS APR 17 2013".

Three Points

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "THREE POINTS RUR. STA., TUCSON, ARIZ. NOV 14 1964".

Topawa

    Hand cancellation: "TOPAWA, AZ 85639 USPS FEB 20 2013".

Tucson

    Hand cancellation: "TUCSON, ARIZ. MAY 14 1900 ( 1 )". [TPC]

    Hand cancellation: "TUCSON, ARIZ. OCT 18 1906 ( 1 )". [TPC]

    Machine flag cancellation: "TUCSON, ARIZ. DEC 11 1907". [TPC]

    Hand cancellation: "TUCSON, ARIZ. JUN 9 1930 ( 1 )".

    This cacheted cover is for the first air mail flight Route 33 from Tucson. Machine cancellation: "TUCSON, ARIZ. OCT 15 1930".

    Machine cancellation: "TUCSON, ARIZ. JUL 15 1937".

    This cacheted cover is for the dedication of the Tucson Airport. Machine cancellation: "TUCSON, ARIZ. FEB 14 1949".

Tucson: American Philatelic Society Exhibition Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover is for the 1969 Spring Meeting of the American Philatelic Society. Hand cancellation: "AMERICAN PHILATELIC SOC. EX. STA., TUCSON, AZ APR 19 1969".

    This cacheted cover is for the 1969 Spring Meeting of the American Philatelic Society. Hand cancellation: "AMERICAN PHILATELIC SOC. EX. STA., TUCSON, AZ APR 20 1969".

Tucson: Annex Station

[DPO]

    This cacheted cover commemorates the birth of President John F. Kennedy. Hand cancellation: "ANNEX STA., TUCSON, ARIZ. MY 29 1964".

    Hand cancellation: "ANNEX STA., TUCSON, ARIZ. NV 5 1974".

Tucson: Anniversary Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover commemorates the 60th anniversary of the Veterans Administration Medical Center. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "Anniversary Station, Tucson, AZ 85723 October 13 1988 | 60th Anniversary 1928-1988   Veterans Administration Medical Center, Tucson, AZ |".

    This cacheted cover features San Xavier del Bac. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "ANNIVERSARY STATION 85701 NOV 4 2003 | ( Tucson Stamp Club Founded in 1883 ) CELEBRATING 120 YEARS of PHILATELY in TUCSON, ARIZONA |".

Tucson: ARIPEX Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover is for the combined ARIPEX, NORDIA and APS 2001 exhibition. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "ARIPEX STATION, TUCSON, ARIZONA 85701 JAN 19 2001 | PHILATELIC STAMPEDE   FUN IN THE SUN IN TUCSON, ARIZONA WITH ARIPEX, NORDIA AND THE APS 2001 |".

    This cacheted cover features the Wilbur & Orville Wright flight and the ARIPEX 2003 exhibition. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "ARIPEX STATION, TUCSON, ARIZONA 85701 JAN 25 2003 | ARIZONA FEDERATION OF STAMP CLUBS |".

Tucson: ARIPEX '76 Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover commemorates the Anza Expedition of 1775-1776 and salutes the ARIPEX 1976 show. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "ARIPEX '76 STA., TUCSON, AZ 85705 JAN 24 1976 | The ANZA EXPEDITION 1775-1776 Sonora, Mexico, Arizona & California BICENTENNIAL COMMEMORATION |".

Tucson: ARIPEX '78 Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover is for the 1978 ARIPEX exhibition. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "ARIPEX '78 STA., TUCSON, AZ 85705 JAN 21 1978 | ARIZONA MINING |".

Tucson: ARIPEX '85 Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "ARIPEX '85 STA., TUCSON, AZ 85701 JAN 13 85   100 YEARS OF HIGHER EDUCATION ".

Tucson: ARIPEX '05 Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover is for the 2005 ARIPEX exhibition. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "ARIPEX '05 STA., TUCSON, AZ 85701 JAN 23 2005 | TUCSON, ARIZONA   SOUTHERN PACIFIC RAILROAD - 1880-2005 - 125 YEARS, FIRST TRAIN TO TUCSON   TRAIN 3 |".

Tucson: Arizona Centennial Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover commemorates the 100th anniversary of Arizona statehood. It is also for the first day of issue of the 2012 Arizona centennial forever postage stamp. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "ARIZONA CENTENNIAL STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85719 FEB14, 2012 | 1912   2012 |".

Tucson: Arizona Pioneers' Historical Society Unit

[DPO]

    This cacheted cover commemorates the Civil War centennial in Arizona. Special commemorative hand slogan cancellation: "ARIZONA PIONEERS' HISTORICAL SOCIETY UNIT, TUCSON, ARIZ. AUG 1 1961 | TERRITORIAL CENTENNIAL 1861 - 1961 |".

    This cacheted cover commemorates the Civil War centennial in Arizona. It is also for the first day of issue of the Arizona Statehood 4 cents postage stamp. Special commemorative hand slogan cancellation: "ARIZONA PIONEERS' HISTORICAL SOCIETY UNIT, TUCSON, ARIZ. FEB 14 1962 | STATEHOOD GOLDEN JUBILEE 1912 - 1962 |".

Tucson: Arizona Wildcat Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover honors the University of Arizona 1997 basketball national championship. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "ARIZONA WILDCAT STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85719 MARCH 31 1997 ( NATIONAL CHAMPIONS ARIZONA 84 KENTUCKY 79 )".

Tucson: Bear Canyon Mail Depot CPU

    This cacheted cover features Leap Day 2016. Hand cancellation: "CPU 0755, TUCSON, AZ 86749 USPS FEB 29 2016".

Tucson: Benson Highway Branch

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "BENSON HIGHWAY BR., TUCSON, ARIZ. USPO JAN 20 1969".

Tucson: Centennial Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover commemorates the centennial of the Arizona Historical Society. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "CENTENNIAL STA., TUCSON, AZ 85719 Jan. 31 1984 | 1884 - 1984 CENTENNIAL     ARIZONA HISTORICAL SOCIETY |".

Tucson: Cinco de Mayo Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover commemorates Cinco de Mayo. Special hand pictorial cancellation: "CINCO DE MAYO STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85701 APRIL 24 1998".

Tucson: College Station

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "COLLEGE STA., TUCSON, ARIZ. DEC 1 1961".

Tucson: Contract Station No. 49

    Hand cancellation: "CONTRACT STA. NO. 49, TUCSON, AZ USPO AUG 31 1984".

Tucson: Contract Station No. 53

    Hand cancellation: "CONTRACT STA. 53, TUCSON, AZ USPO JAN 8 1993".

Tucson: Contract Station No. 766

    Hand cancellation: "CONTRACT STA. NO. 766, TUCSON, AZ USPS DEC 3 1998".

Tucson: Contract Station No. 785

    Hand cancellation: "CONTRACT STA. NO. 785, TUCSON, AZ USPS MAR 13 2000".

Tucson: Copper Bowl Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover features the 1991 Copper Bowl. Special hand pictorial cancellation: "COPPER BOWL STATION, TUCSON, ARIZONA 85726 DECEMBER 31 1991".

Tucson: Coronado Station

    This cacheted cover features Arizona Beer Week. Hand cancellation: "CORONADO STA., TUCSON, AZ 85711-9998 USPS FEB 15 2014".

Tucson: CPU B001

    Hand cancellation: "CPU B001, TUCSON, AZ 85712 USPS JUN 10 2013".

Tucson: Desert Con Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover is for the Desert Con V Science Fiction Conference. It has a special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "DESERT CON STA., TUCSON, AZ 85720 FEB 18 1977 | Desert Con V   FEB. 17-20 |".

Tucson: Desert Foothills Station

    Hand cancellation: "DESERT FOOTHILLS STA., TUCSON, AZ USPS AUG 19 1991".

    Hand cancellation: "DESERT FOOTHILLS STA., TUCSON, AZ USPS OCT 25 1991".

    Hand cancellation: "DESERT FOOTHILLS STA., TUCSON, AZ 85718-9998 USPS MAR 16 2001".

Tucson: Desert Museum Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover is for the Watershed Exposition in Tucson. It has a special hand slogan cancellation: "DESERT MUSEUM STA., TUCSON, ARIZ. APRIL 23 1960 | WATERSHED EXPOSITION SPECIAL OBSERVANCE |".

Tucson: Downtown Station

    Hand cancellation: "DOWNTOWN STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85701-9998 USPS MAR 6 2015".

Tucson: East Broadway Branch

[DPO]

    Two different hand cancellations: "EAST BROADWAY, ARIZ. MAY 19 1958" and "EAST BROADWAY BR., TUCSON, ARIZ. MAY 19 1958".

Tucson: 857

    Machine cancellation: "TUCSON, AZ 857 MAY 25 1980".

    Machine cancellation: "TUCSON, AZ 857 OCT 25 1983".

    Machine slogan cancellation: "TUCSON, AZ 857 APR 4 1987 | MAIL EARLY - NOON IS NOT TOO SOON |".

Tucson: Emery Park Station

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "EMERY PARK STA., TUCSON, ARIZ. FEB 11 1961".

Tucson: Fairgrounds Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "FAIRGROUNDS STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85747 APR 11 1987 | PIMA COUNTY FAIR 87 APRIL 10-19   Saluting The U.S. Constitution 1787-1987 |".

Tucson: 15th Anniversary Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover commemorates the 15th anniversary of Paper Works. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "15TH ANNIVERSARY STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85719 JANUARY 10 2016 ( PaperWorks )".

Tucson: 50th Anniversary Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "50th ANNIVERSARY STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85710 DEC 7 1991 ( USS ARIZONA BB 39 )".

Tucson: First Day of Issue

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover is for the first day of issue of the Gadsden Purchase 3 cents postage stamp. Special machine slogan cancellation: "TUCSON, ARIZ. DEC 30 1953 | FIRST DAY OF ISSUE |".

    This cacheted cover is for the first day of issue of the Forest Conservation 4 cents postage stamp. Special machine pictorial & slogan cancellation: "TUCSON, ARIZ. OCT 27 1958 | FIRST DAY OF ISSUE |".

    This cacheted cover is for the first day of issue of the Desert Plants series of 20 cents postage stamps. Special machine slogan cancellation: "TUCSON, AZ 85726 DEC 11 1981 | FIRST DAY OF ISSUE |".

    This cacheted cover is for the first day of issue of the 1920s Tow Truck 8.5 cents postage stamp. Special machine slogan cancellation: "TUCSON, AZ 85726 JAN 24 1987 | FIRST DAY OF ISSUE |".

Tucson: Fort Lowell Station

    Hand cancellation: "FORT LOWELL BR., TUCSON, ARIZ. JAN 4 1950".

    Hand cancellation: "FORT LOWELL STA., TUCSON, AZ USPO OCT 22 1982".

    Hand cancellation: "FORT LOWELL STA., TUCSON, AZ USPO OCT 6 1987".

    Hand cancellation: "FORT LOWELL STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85715-9998 USPS AUG 10 2017".

Tucson: 49th Fighter Squadron WWII Reunion Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial cancellation: "49th FIGHTER SQUADRON WWII REUNION STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85706 APRIL 29, 1988".

Tucson: Hispanic American Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "HISPANIC AMERICAN STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85701 DEC 8 1984 | Valor, Orgullo, Libertad |".

Tucson: Kino Heritage Society Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover commemorates Eusabio Francisco Kino. Special hand pictorial cancellation: "KINO HERITAGE SOCIETY STATION, TUCSON, ARIZONA 85719 MARCH 15 2011".

Tucson: Kino Station

    Hand cancellation: "KINO STA., TUCSON, AZ USPO AUG 4 1988".

    Hand cancellation: "KINO STA., TUCSON, AZ USPO SEP 22 1989".

Tucson: Lincoln Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover commemorates the 200th anniversary of the birth of President Lincoln. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "LINCOLN STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85719 FEBRUARY 9 2009   BICENTENNIAL OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN'S BIRTHDAY ".

Tucson: Mail Processing Unit

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "MAIL PROCESSING UNIT, TUCSON, AZ 857 MAR 17 1988".

    Hand cancellation: "MAIL PROCESSING UNIT, TUCSON, AZ 857 ? 17 1991".

Tucson: Mailer's Postmark Permit # 1

    This cacheted cover commemorates the 40th anniversary of the sinking of the U. S. S. Arizona, December 7, 1941. Hand cancellation: "( MAILER'S POSTMARK PERMIT # 1 ) TUCSON, AZ 85710 DEC 7 1981".

Tucson: Mailing Division

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "MAILING DIV., TUCSON, AZ USPS FEB 6 1988".

Tucson: Main Office

    This cacheted cover is for the first day of issue of the San Xavier del Bac Mission 8 cents postage stamp. Hand cancellation: "MAIN OFFICE, TUCSON, AZ OCT 29 1971".

    This cacheted cover is for the 12th Annual Aerospace and Arizona Days . Hand cancellation: "MAIN OFFICE, TUCSON, AZ MAR 19 1972".

    Hand cancellation: "MAIN OFFICE, TUCSON, AZ USPO JUL 2 1979".

    This cacheted cover is for the inaugural United Airlines flight from Tucson to Chicago. Hand cancellation: "MAIN OFFICE, TUCSON, AZ USPO DEC 18 1980".

Tucson: Main Office Windows

    Hand cancellation: "MAIN OFFICE WINDOWS, TUCSON, AZ 85726-9712 USPS OCT 1 1994".

    This cacheted cover is for the opening day of the Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase 2017. Hand cancellation: "MAIN OFFICE WINDOWS, TUCSON, AZ 85726-9712 USPS JAN 28 2017".

Tucson: Mission Station

    Hand cancellation: "MISSION STA, TUCSON, AZ USPO JAN 20 1984".

    Hand cancellation: "MISSION STA, TUCSON, AZ USPS OCT 19 2015".

Tucson: Mobile Post Office 2

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "MOBILE PO 2, TUCSON, AZ USPS JUN 7 2001".

    Hand cancellation: "MOBILE PO, TUCSON USPS AUG 3 2007".

Tucson: Modern Streetcar Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover is for the inaugural run of the Tucson modern streetcar. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "MODERN STREETCAR STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85719 JULY 25, 2014 | TRIP 1 |".

Tucson: Mountain View Station

    Hand cancellation: "MT. VIEW, TUCSON, ARIZONA 85741 SEP 7 2017".

Tucson: Old Pueblo Station

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "OLD PUEBLO STA., TUCSON, ARIZ. JUL 7 1952 ( 1 )".

Tucson: P&DC

    Hand cancellation: "P&DC, TUCSON, AZ JAN 19 2011".

Tucson: Park Mall Postcard Show Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial cancellation: "PARK MALL POSTCARD SHOW STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85711 OCT 4 1992".

Tucson: Park Mall Show Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover features the Tucson Stamp Club. Special hand pictorial cancellation: "PARK MALL SHOW STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85711 OCT 6 1990".

Tucson: Park Mall Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover features the Tucson Stamp Club. Special hand pictorial cancellation: "PARK MALL STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85711 OCT 7 1989".

Tucson: PHF Philatelic Center CPU

    Hand cancellation: "PHF PHILATELIC CENTER, TUCSON, AZ USPS JUL 9 1999".

    Hand cancellation: "PHF PHILATELIC CENTER, TUCSON, AZ USPS FEB 9 2015".

    Hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "PHF PHILATELIC CENTER, TUCSON, AZ 85719 AUG 5 2015 ( ARIZONA PHILATELIC RANGERS )".

Tucson: Philatelic Center

[DPO]

    This cacheted cover is for the dedication of the Old Pueblo Philatelic Center. Hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "PHILATELIC CENTER, Tucson, AZ 85726 JAN 27 1983 | "The Old Pueblo" |".

    Hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "PHILATELIC CENTER, Tucson, AZ 85726 APR 22 1993 | "The Old Pueblo" |".

Tucson: Red Cloud Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover is for the 33rd annual Tucson Gem & Mineral Show. It has a special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "RED CLOUD STA., TUCSON, AZ 85701 FEB 14 1987 | Tucson Gem & Mineral Show * Feb 12-15 1987 |".

Tucson: Rincon Station

    Hand cancellation: "RINCON STA., TUCSON, AZ 85731 USPS MAR 16 2000".

    This cacheted cover commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act. Hand cancellation: "RINCON STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85710 USPS SEP 3 2014".

Tucson: Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover features the circus. It has a special hand pictorial cancellation: "RINGLING BROS. AND BARNUM & BAILEY CIRCUS STATION, TUCSON, ARIZONA 85726 JUNE 23-27, 1993".

Tucson: Rita Ranch Station

    Hand cancellation: "RITA RANCH STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85747 APR 20 2017".

Tucson: San Xavier Station

    Hand cancellation: "SAN XAVIER, TUCSON, AZ 85757 USPS OCT 26 2017".

Tucson: Sidewinder Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "SIDEWINDER STATION, TUCSON, ARIZONA 85713 APRIL 15 2005 ( TAX NIGHT AT THE BALLPARK )".

Tucson: Silverbell Station

    Hand cancellation: "SILVERBELL STA, TUCSON, AZ 85745-9998 USPS MAR 18 2013".

Tucson: Speedway-University Station

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "SPEEDWAY-UNIVERSITY STA, TUCSON, AZ USPO MAY 22 1978".

Tucson: Station No. 28

[DPO]

    This cacheted cover is for the 1992 Tucson Stamp Club Park Mall Show. Hand cancellation: "STA. 28, TUCSON, AZ USPO OCT 3 1992". The cover also has a postage stamp and hand pictorial cancellation from the Tucson Stamp Club Local Post.

    Hand cancellation: "STA. 28, TUCSON, AZ USPO MAY 26 1993".

Tucson: Student Union Station

    Hand cancellation: "STUDENT UNION STA., TUCSON, AZ USPO OCT 10 1966".

    Hand cancellation: "STUDENT UNION STA., TUCSON, AZ USPO JUN 29 1983".

    This cacheted cover commemorates the 100th anniversary of the University of Arizona. It has a special hand slogan cancellation: "STUDENT UNION STA., TUCSON, AZ 85721 March 12 1985 | The University of Arizona 1885 1985 One Hundred Years A Proud Beginning |".

Tucson: Sun Station

    Hand cancellation: "SUN STA., TUCSON, AZ USPO APR 7 1979".

    Hand cancellation: "SUN STA., TUCSON, AZ USPO APR 19 1979".

    Hand cancellation: "SUN STA., TUCSON, AZ USPO MAR 16 1983".

    This cacheted cover features the Total Solar Eclipse of August 21, 2017. Hand cancellation: "SUN STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85719 USPS AUG 21 2017".

Tucson: Tohono Chul Park Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover features Tohono Chul Park. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "Tohono Chul Park Station, Tucson, AZ 85704 June 29, 2007 ( "Queen of the Night" Peniocereus greggii )".

Tucson: Trolley Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover commemorates the Old Pueblo Trolley. Special hand pictorial cancellation: "TROLLEY STATION, TUCSON, ARIZONA 85726 APR 17 1993 ( RPO )".

Tucson: Tucson Airport Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover features the Tucson International Airport. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "Tucson Airport Station, Tucson, AZ 85768 October 24 1985 | DEDICATION - TUCSON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT |".

    This cacheted cover commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Tucson Airport. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "TUCSON AIRPORT STATION, TUCSON, ARIZONA 85706 OCT 14 1998 | CELEBRATING 50 YEARS   1948-1998 | ".

Tucson: Tucson, AZ Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover celebrates "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer". Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "TUCSON, AZ STATION 85719 DEC 2, 2014 ( RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER )".

    This cacheted cover features "A Charlie Brown Christmas". Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "TUCSON, AZ STATION 85719 OCT 2, 2015 | A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS |".

Tucson: Tucson Coin & Stamp Show Station

[TPS]

    Special hand pictorial cancellation: "TUCSON COIN & STAMP SHOW STATION, TUCSON, ARIZONA 85701 JAN 4 1985".

Tucson: Tucson International Airport Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover commemorates the 60th anniversary of the Tucson Airport Authority. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "Tucson International Airport Station, Anniverary, Tucson, AZ 85756 October 11 2008".

Tucson: Tucson Open Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover is for the 2000 Touchstone Energy Tucson Open. It has a special hand pictorial cancellation: "TUCSON OPEN STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85742 FEB 23-27 2000".

Tucson: Tucson Padres Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover features the Tucson Padres Baseball Team. Special hand pictorial cancellation: "TUCSON PADRES STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85713 AUG 25, 2012".

Tucson: Tucson Stamp Club Show Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover features the Tucson Stamp Club. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "TUCSON STAMP CLUB SHOW STATION, TUCSON, AZ 85711 OCT 10 1987 ( ARIZONA Federation of Stamp Clubs ) ( Tucson Stamp Club Founded in 1883 ) ".

Tucson: TUPEX Exhibition Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover is for the Tucson Bicentennial. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "TUPEX EXHIBITION STA., TUCSON, AZ. 85719 AUG 20 1975 | TUCSON 1775 - 1975 BICENTENNIAL |".

    This cacheted cover features the dedication of the Western Postal History Museum. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "TUPEX EXHIBITION STA., TUCSON, AZ. 85719 NOV 13 1978 | DEDICATION   WESTERN POSTAL HISTORY MUSEUM |".

Tucson: University Station

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "UNIVERSITY STA., TUCSON, ARIZ. DEC 11 1935 ( 1 )".

Tucson: W.S.A. 85 Station

[TPS]

    This cacheted cover is for the 1985 meeting of the Western Shrine Association. Special hand pictorial & slogan cancellation: "W.S.A. 85 STA., TUCSON, AZ. 85701 MAY 23 1985 ( WESTERN SHRINE ASSOCIATION )".

Tucson Estates CDP: CPU #750

    Hand cancellation: "CPU 750, TUCSON, AZ 85713 USPS MAR 18 2013".

Twin Buttes

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "TWIN BUTTES, ARIZ. MAR 27 1923".

U. S. Postal Service 856

[DPO]

    Machine slogan cancellation: "U. S. POSTAL SERVICE, AZ 856 SEP 6 1974 | ALWAYS USE ZIP CODE | ".

    Machine slogan cancellation: "U. S. POSTAL SERVICE, AZ 856 OCT 8 1975 | ALWAYS USE ZIP CODE | ".

Vail

    Hand cancellation: "VAIL, ARIZ. OCT 9 1935".

    Hand cancellation: "VAIL, ARIZ. NOV 2 1950".

    Hand cancellation: "VAIL, ARIZ. OCT 2 1958".

Why

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "WHY, AZ 85321 JAN 7 1967".

    Hand cancellation: "WHY RUR. BR., AJO, AZ 85321 SEP 18 1975".

Why: Why CPU

[DPO]

    Hand cancellation: "WHY CPO, WHY, AZ 85321 AUG 1 1990".



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