Canaan
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at 11:56AM
Jo Giessner

1871 June 13, 4th Class Post Office established as Canaan, Colusa, California, located 18 miles northwest of Colusa per the Postal Route Map.

Jackson Hubbell, First Postmaster.

1872 April 22, Post Office discontinued and the service moved to Colusa.

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