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Costa Mesa in Orange County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Post Office 1925(c)

 
 
Post Office Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, September 29, 2012
1. Post Office Marker
Inscription.
Costa Mesa Historical Site
Costa Mesa

Post
Office
1925(c)

 
Erected 2009 by City of Costa Mesa, Historical Preservation Committee.
 
Location. 33° 38.453′ N, 117° 55.132′ W. Marker is in Costa Mesa, California, in Orange County. Marker is on Newport Boulevard, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in sidewalk in front of Omar's Custom Picture Framing. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1812 Newport Boulevard, Costa Mesa CA 92627, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wayside Market 1920(c) ( here, next to this marker); Bank of Balboa, Costa Mesa Branch 1923(c) ( a few steps from this marker); Model Drug Store 1928(c) ( a few steps from this marker); Meyers Department Store 1924(c) ( a few steps from this marker); TeWinkle Hardware 1922(c) ( a few steps from this marker); Davis Barbershop & Soda Fountain 1921(c) ( within shouting distance of this marker); F.M. Bloom Shoe Repairs 1923(c) ( within shouting distance of this marker); Ozment General Store & Post Office 1908(c) ( within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Costa Mesa.
 
Also see . . .
Omar's Custom Picture Framing image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, September 29, 2012
2. Omar's Custom Picture Framing
 Costa Mesa Walk of History Revealed. Post Office (1925). The Post Office offered post office boxes, stamps and a postal savings system to make up for the lack of banks in town. Accounts paid 2% annual interest. (Submitted on September 29, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California.) 
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 29, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 215 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 29, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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