Rhode Island Postal
Cards - Fist Day of Issue
Settling of Rhode Island by Roger Williams
Designed by David Blossom - Scott #UX112
Issued on June 26, 1986 in Providence, RI
Rhode Island Town Cancels (by
Newport, Rhode Island
The Post Office in
Township, Newport County) Rhode Island
was established prior
however the official establishment
was on June 24, 1790.
The first postmaster
was Jacob Richardson.
This post office is currently operating under Postmaster George F.
McKiernan appointed on September 30, 2006.
of Newport - Newport County is in the southeastern part of Rhode Island. It is
located on the southern end of Aquidneck (Rhode) Island in Narragansett Bay.
1899 Postcard - Naval War
College, Harbor Island
1910 Postcard - The Dr. Barton Jacob
1911 Postcard - The Marble House
1905 Postcard - The Old Stone Mill
Newport Post Office