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A Century of

California Post Offices

1848-1954

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

RIVERSIDE COUNTY

Created 11 March 1893 from San Diego and San Bernardino Area.

 

Office

Established

Discontinued

Aguanga Fr Bergman

11 Oct 1901

 

Alberhill

05 Mar 1915

 

*Alessandro

18 Jan 1888

31 Oct 1902 M Val Verde

Anza Fr Cahuilla

16 Sep 1926

 

Arabia

22 Aug 1913

30 Oct 1915 M Thermal

Arlington

20 Sep 1923

 

*Arlington Place

15 Oct 1891

1 Jul 1900 M Riverside

Armada

25 Sep 1895

30 Nov 1920 M Moreno

Auld

20 Feb 1899

31 Aug 1921 M Winchester

Babtiste

22 Aug 1913

1 Nov 1924 to Bautista

*Banning

11 Oct 1877

 

Bautista Fr Babtiste

01 Nov 1924

15 Oct 1928 M Anza

*Beaumont

09 Sep 1886

 

Berdoo Camp

22 May 1934

15 Jul 1937 M Indio

Bergman

15 Sep 1894

11 Oct 1901 to Aguanga

Blythe

26 Dec 1908

 

†Bowen

04 Apr 1892

29 Sep 1900 M San Jacinto

Brownlands

05 Jan 1914

31 Mar 1915 M Moreno

†Cabazon

01 Mar 1886

 

†Cahuilla

12 Apr 1888

31 Aug 1903

 

31 Aug 1909

15 Mar 1919

 

07 Aug 1919

1 Apr 1921

 

31 Oct 1924

16 Sep 1926 to Anza

Calimesa

07 Nov 1929

 

Cathedral City

27 Sep 1928

 

Coachella

30 Nov 1901

 

Corona Fr South Riverside

07 Jun 1897

 

Desert Center

15 Mar 1934

 

Desert Hot Springs

01 Aug 1944

 

Diamente

23 Jul 1891

30 May 1896 M Hemet

Diaz

20 Jun 1906

15 Aug 1907 M El Casco

Eagle Mountain

01 Nov 1951

 

*East Riverside

26 Jun 1888

13 Oct 1897 to Highgrove

Eden

07 Mar 1924

15 Nov 1934 M Moreno

Edom

28 Aug 1913

1 Jun 1939 to Thousand Palms

*El Casco

03 Apr 1888

31 Dec 1914 M Brynmawr

†Elsinore

06 Nov 1883

 

El Sobrante

11 Oct 1929

Rescinded

Ethanac

25 Jun 1900

16 Aug 1926 to Romoland

Fertilla Fr Mesaville

03 Mar 1914

31 May 1930 M Blythe

Galivan

29 May 1896

30 Apr 1897 M Banning

Garnett

18 Jun 1927

15 Dec 1927

Garnet

29 May 1930

4 Aug 1943 M Palm Springs

Gilman Hot Springs

24 May 1938

 

Gray

08 Aug 1913

10 May 1918 to Noria

†Hemet

18 Aug 1892

 

Highgrove Fr East Riverside

13 Oct 1897

 

Homeland

16 Dec 1949

 

Idyllwild Fr Rayneta

26 Sep 1901

15 Dec 1912 M Keen Camp

 

22 Apr 1913

 

Indian Wells

09 Jul 1915

30 Dec 1933 M Indio

†Indio

03 Jul 1888

 

Keen Camp

21 May 1909

10 May 1945 to Mountain Center

Kenworthy

18 Sep 1897

15 Jul 1900 M Vallevista

Kokell

10 May 1901

7 Jun 1902 to Thermal

Lakeview

15 Sep 1894

31 May 1920

 

11 Sep 1920

 

LaQuinta

22 Nov 1930

30 Jun 1943 M Indio

 

01 May 1948

 

†Leon

04 May 1888

31 Jul 1911 M Perris

Lexow

25 Mar 1896

22 May 1896

March

27 Jun 1921

Rescinded

Mecca Fr Waters

26 Sep 1903

 

†Menifee

18 May 1887

20 Nov 1896 M Leon

 

04 Apr 1900

Rescinded 10 Jul 1900

Mesaville

23 Aug 1911

3 Mar 1914 to Fertilla

Midland

05 Nov 1927

 

Mira Loma Fr Wineville

01 Nov 1930

 

*Moreno

19 Feb 1891

 

Mountain Center Fr Keen Camp

10 May 1945

 

Murrietta

28 Jul 1885

1 Oct 1924 to Murrieta

Murrieta

01 Oct 1924

 

Neighbours

31 Oct 1905

15 Aug 1907 M Blythe

Norco

04 Jun 1923

 

Noria Fr Gray

10 May 1918

30 Sep 1920 M Edom

North Palm Springs

16 Feb 1950

 

Nuevo

02 Jul 1915

 

Outing

06 Sep 1893

30 Jun 1902 M Murietta

Palm Desert

16 Jul 1947

 

†Palm Springs

12 May 1890

 

Pedley

13 Feb 1929

15 Oct 1937 Sta Riverside

†Perris

26 Feb 1886

 

Pierce

16 Dec 1898

30 Apr 1902 M Palm Springs

Prado Fr Rincon

11 Apr 1907

31 May 1935 M Corona

Radec

14 Dec 1885

27 Jun 1895

 

13 Mar 1900

31 Dec 1901 M Aguanga

Rancho Mirage

01 Feb 1951

 

Rannells

18 Feb 1909

15 Dec 1933 M Ripley

Rayneta

03 Mar 1893

26 Sep 1901 to Idyllwild

*Rincon

12 Dec 1870

24 Aug 1874

 

19 Nov 1887

11 Apr 1907 to Prado

Ripley

12 Jul 1920

23 Jun 1922 M Blythe

 

01 May 1923

 

*Riverside

12 Jun 1871

 

Romoland Fr Ethanac

16 Aug 1926

 

†Sage

20 Aug 1891

7 Sep 1898

 

14 May 1936

15 Oct 1942 Sta Hemet

Salton

02 Mar 1894

30 Apr 1906 M Mecca

†San Jacinto

27 Jul 1870

 

Snowcreek

25 Apr 1914

31 Jul 1918 M Cabazon

*South Riverside

11 Aug 1887

9 Jun 1897 to Corona

Stalder

13 Aug 1896

25 Feb 1908 to Wineville

Sunnymead

12 Oct 1928

 

Temecula

22 Apr 1859

12 Mar 1862

 

27 Jul 1870

8 Jan 1883 to Temecula Station

†Temecula Station

08 Jan 1883

13 Apr 1905 to Temecula

Temecula

13 Apr 1905

 

*Temescal

12 Feb 1861

12 Nov 1861

 

29 Oct 1874

30 Nov 1901 M Corona

†Terra Cotta

26 Oct 1887

6 May 1893 M Elsinore

Thermal Fr Kobell

07 Jun 1902

 

Thousand Palms Fr Edom

01 Jun 1939

 

Vallevista

11 Feb 1889

4 Aug 1896

 

27 Aug 1896

31 Mar 1908 M Hemet

Val (Vel) Verde

06 Mar 1894

31 Aug 1904

 

28 Dec 1918

31 Jan 1930 M Perris

Walters

25 Feb 1896

26 Sep 1903 to Mecca

West Riverside

08 Jun 1893

15 Apr 1901 M Riverside

White Water

03 May 1926

 

Wildomar

16 Apr 1886

15 Dec 1920 M Elsinore

 

22 Jan 1930

 

Willard

18 Nov 1898

30 Sep 1902 M Elsinore

†Winchester

23 Feb 1887

 

Wineville Fr Stalder

25 Feb 1908

1 Nov 1930 to Mira Loma

Woodcrest

07 Dec 1926

30 Nov 1936 M Riverside

 

*Established in San Bernardino County, into Riverside when created.

†Established in San Diego County, into Riverside when created.

 

 

 

 

 

SACRAMENTO COUNTY

Created 18 February 1850

 

Office

Established

Discontinued

Antelope

19 Jun 1877

 

Arno Fr Hicksville

01 May 1889

31 Dec 1927 M Galt

Bixler

12 Jun 1894

Rescinded 26 Oct 1894

Blue Ravine

13 Dec 1902

14 May 1910 M Folsom City

Blumenburg

16 Jul 1908

9 Apr 1910 to Schad

Brick Post Office

18 Jun 1856

28 Aug 1858

Bridgehouse

29 Apr 1901

28 Feb 1918 M Sloughouse

Brighton

23 Apr 1864

18 Mar 1886 to Perkins

Bruceville

28 Dec 1896

15 Jan 1916 M Elk Grove

Buckner

22 Nov 1853

17 Jul 1857 to Elk Grove

Carmichael

03 Sep 1921

30 Sep 1935 M Sacramento

 

29 Jun 1950

 

Cicero

13 Jun 1878

22 Jul 1878 to Clay

Citrus Heights

16 Jun 1947

 

Clay Fr Cicero

22 Jul 1878

15 Aug 1954 M Herald

Conley

29 Mar 1881

14 Jul 1886

 

02 Dec 1886

30 Apr 1910 M Galt

Cosumne

21 Jun 1852

15 Apr 1915 M Sloughouse

Courtland Fr Onisbo

29 Oct 1872

 

Del Paso

22 Apr 1898

31 Aug 1906 M Sacramento

Del Paso Heights

20 Dec 1911

 

Dillard

26 Jun 1914

13 Oct 1914 M Elk Grove

Doby Ranch

24 Jun 1874

12 May 1876

Elk Grove

13 May 1854

9 Dec 1854

Fr Buckner

17 Jul 1857

 

Elliott's Ranch

18 Jan 1854

28 Jul 1857

Elverta

12 Jun 1908

 

Emmaton

26 Jun 1871

5 Jul 1883 M Sacramento

 

26 Jun 1905

31 May 1918 M Rio Vista

Fairoaks (Fair Oaks)

12 Feb 1896

 

Florin

26 Mar 1869

28 Jul 1876

 

14 Aug 1876

 

Folsom City Fr Texas Hill

18 Feb 1856

1 Jun 1938 to Folsom

Folsom

01 Jun 1938

 

Franklin

23 May 1856

19 Oct 1858

 

03 Jul 1862

31 Dec 1943 M Elk Grove

Freeport

28 Nov 1864

31 Aug 1920 M Sacramento

Frodsham

28 Apr 1910

31 May 1922 M Antioch

Galt

30 Jun 1869

 

Georgiana

28 Dec 1854

18 Aug 1858 to Rio Vista Solano Co.

Hagginsville

12 Sep 1877

18 Oct 1881

Herald

31 Mar 1913

 

Hicksville

28 Apr 1860

1 May 1889 to Arno

Hood

06 May 1912

 

Isleton

19 Mar 1875

 

Lake House

11 Oct 1864

21 Jan 1869

Locke

13 Oct 1916

 

Mather Field

16 Feb 1948

 

Mayhews Fr Russell

09 Apr 1891

15 May 1922 M Perkins

Mayhew's Station

27 Jul 1870

7 Aug 1873 to Routier Station

McClellan Field

22 Oct 1940

1 Apr 1949 to McClellan

McClellan

01 Apr 1949

 

Michigan Bar

19 Feb 1855

31 Oct 1935 M Sloughhouse

Mills Fr Routier Station

31 Jan 1899

15 Oct 1943 M Sacramento

Mormon Island

07 Aug 1851

11 Oct 1890 M Folsom City

Natoma

02 Dec 1884

29 Nov 1902 M Mills

 

24 Jul 1907

 

North Highlands

01 Jul 1951

 

North Sacramento

10 Mar 1915

31 Oct 1920 M Sacramento

Oak Park

09 Apr 1892

30 Jun 1900 M Sacramento

Onisbo

13 May 1854

29 Oct 1872 to Courtland

Orangevale

10 Jul 1891

15 Mar 1901 M Folsom City

 

01 May 1951

 

Perkins Fr Brighton

18 Mar 1886

 

Pocket

14 May 1900

30 Aug 1902 M Sacramento

Pomelo

05 Apr 1899

30 Apr 1901 M Folsom City

Repressa Fr State Prison

05 Mar 1892

 

Richland

08 May 1860

6 Feb 1888 M Courtland

Rio Linda

14 Apr 1914

 

Roseneath

05 Apr 1905

15 Mar 1907 M Antioch

Routier Station Fr Mayhew's Station

07 Aug 1873

31 Jan 1899 to Mills

Russell

29 Jan 1889

9 Apr 1891 to Mayhews

Russville

02 May 1857

4 Jan 1858

Ryde

04 Jun 1892

 

Sacramento City

08 Nov 1849

16 Jan 1883 to Sacramento

Sacramento

16 Jan 1883

 

Salsbury

17 Jul 1858

22 Oct 1869

Schad Fr Blumenburg

09 Apr 1910

31 Oct 1918

 

12 Dec 1919

Rescinded 5 Jan 1920

Sheldon

25 Aug 1860

8 Jun 1874

 

12 Jan 1887

13 Oct 1888

 

20 Nov 1896

15 May 1913 M Elk Grove

Sloughhouse

28 Feb 1916

 

Star House

18 Nov 1857

17 Sep 1858

 

28 Apr 1859

31 Oct 1862

State Prison

14 May 1886

5 Mar 1892 to Represa

Strauch

08 Feb 1895

26 Jul 1895 M Sacramento

Sutter

17 May 1855

13 Jan 1860

Texas Hill

06 Nov 1851

18 Feb 1856 to Folsom City

Trask

26 Apr 1894

31 Mar 1902 to Vorden

Turner

19 Apr 1892

16 Mar 1895 M Isleton

Twelve Mile House

12 Mar 1875

19 Sep 1877

Union House (Unionhouse)

15 Jun 1871

15 Apr 1901 M Franklin

Viola

25 Jul 1861

22 Jan 1866

Vorden Fr Trask

31 Mar 1902

31 Jan 1936 M Locke

Walker

24 Jun 1874

5 Jan 1876

 

31 Jan 1876

Jul/Nov 1881

Walnut Grove

15 Dec 1856

 

Walsh Station

11 Feb 1876

30 Jun 1917 M Perkins

Western

03 May 1854

3 Apr 1856

Wilton

07 May 1914

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Transcribed by: Jeanne Sturgis Taylor.

Source: Frickstad, Walter N.,  A Century of California Post Offices 1848-1954, Pages 126-135. Philatelic Research Society, Oakland, CA. 1955.


© 2012  Jeanne Sturgis Taylor.

 





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