Christine
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 10:00AM
Jo Giessner

1874 January 26, 4th Class Post Office established as Christine, Mendocino, California, located 12 miles northwest of Boonville per the 1880 Postal Route Map. Named for Christine Geschwend. The site was the eastern terminal of the Northwest Pacific Railroad from Albion.

Andrew Guntly, First Postmaster.

1883 June 28, James L. Eldredge, Postmaster.

1910 April 30, Post Office discontinued.

1910 May 12, Post Office re-established. Walter Ischwand, Postmaster.

1912 October 15, Post Office discontinued and the service moved to Philo.

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