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Glossary of Terms

To make the listings more concise, certain abbreviations have been used.  If you don’t understand a description, please contact us!


B                        Postal Branch

c.                        Circa (approximate date)

cds                     Circular Date Stamp - the postmark

csc                     Cover-sized card           

FD                      First day of post office, or of the stamp

Flag                    Flag Cancel

LD                      Last day of post office

PC                      Postcard

PM                     Postmaster

RB                     Rural branch post office

Rec.                   Receiving postal marking

Reg.                   Registered

Sta. or S            Postal Station

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