Rhode Island Tercentenary Issue
First Day Cover
300th Anniversary of the Settlement of Rhode Island
Issued on May 4, 1936 in Providence, RI - Scott #777
Unofficial Town Cancel - Albion,
John B. Kilton Cachet - Planty #777-61L
Albion Post Office (Lincoln
Township, Providence County)
was established on December
23, 1847 under
Mathewson. The post office
is currently in operation under Postmaster Joseph G.
Forchione appointed on October 27, 2007.
located on the banks of the Blackstone River northeast of
Providence in Lincoln Township. The town of Lincoln
contains seven villages: Manville, Lonsdale,
Fairlwn and Quinnville.
Island Postal History: The Post Offices - Merolla, Jackson &