Sallal Post Office opens on November 10, 1896.

  • By Greg Lange
  • Posted 12/24/1998
  • Essay 565
On November 10, 1896, Sallal Post Office opens. Ephraim S. Seymour serves as the only postmaster. The post office ceases operations on May 24, 1898.

Sallal was located 30 miles east of Seattle about three miles southeast of North Bend on the Seattle, Lake Shore & Eastern Railroad line.

Sources: Guy Reed Ramsey, "Postmarked Washington, 1850-1960," Microfilm (Olympia: Washington State Library, February, 1966), 658.

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