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Feb282016

Blue Nose

1917 June 1, 4th Class Post Office established as Blue Nose, Siskiyou, California, located  per the Application for Post Office, 22 miles north of Somes Bar and 26 miles south of Happy Camp. The name stems from the Blue Nose Mine. "Blue" is a term used by miners to describe the discolored strata of auriferous gravel.

Donald McPherson, First Postmaster.

1920 December 27, Trella Erwin Kennedy, Postmaster.

1925 November 30, Joseph H. Lowsley, Postmaster.

1927 August 31, Post Office discontinued and the service moved to Somes Bar.

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