Canyondam
Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 12:33PM
Jo Giessner

1940 May 28, 3rd Class Post Office established as Canyondam, Plumas, California located 9 miles west of Greenville and 7 miles east of Almanor. Name tkane from location at the Lake Almanor Dam.

Emmett W. Bishop, First Postmaster.

1944 June 17, Mrs. Candace Elizabeth Gardner, Postmaster.

1944 September 14, Post Office discontinued.

1952, June 16, Post Office re-established with Mrs. Dorothy O. Brocke, Postmaster.

1953 June 30, Lucille M. Coppinger, Postmaster.

1955 November 18, Ruth J. Neel, Postmaster.

1959 September 18, Tillie E. Siler, Postmaster.

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