Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 1:53PM
Jo Giessner

1904 July 29, 4th Class Post Office established as Monumental, Del Norte, California located 36 miles north of Crescent City. Name stems from the Monumental Consolidated Mine.

George F. Morgan, First Postmaster.

1904 November 22, Lulu E. Foules, Postmaster.

1911 September 15, Post Office discontinued when the service moved to Crescent City.

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