Postmarks of Hesse

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Postmarks or cancellations placed in the territory of the modern federal state (Land) of Hesse (Hessen) (Germany). Historically a multitude of states, whose post was delegated to Thurn and Taxis family from 1815 until 30 June 1867, when Prussia took over.

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Prephilately[edit]

Thurn und Taxis North[edit]

Use of SilberGroschen currency.

Thurn und Taxis South[edit]

Use of Kreuzer currency.

Stamps of the Kingdom of Prussia[edit]

Post of the North German Confederation[edit]

Use of Silbergroschen currency[edit]

Use of Kreuzer currency[edit]

Stamps of the Empire of Germany[edit]

Since 1945[edit]