Rainbow Lake Post Office (undated)
Courtesy of  Wayne Tucker via Tim Meyers

Rainbow Lake Post Office, 2012. Courtesy of Mary Hotaling The Rainbow Lake Post Office, which is said to have been in business for 120 years, is in danger of closure in 2011. It is one of 3,700 post offices on the United States Postal Service's list for possible closure. The nearest post office is Gabriels Post Office, about 3 miles away.

Postmasters:                                                            Appointed:

James M. Wardner

July 8, 1884

Lucius R. Morris

January 29, 1903

James L. Brown

March 26, 1904

Fred C. Toof

February. 4, 1905

Louise W. Toof (after Fred's death)

May 20, 1915

Frank R. VanNorton

October 27, 1915

Louise M. Keese

June 20, 1916

Frank E. Coach

November 16, 1920

Jennie E. Rochester

January 14, 1922

Arthur J. Higgins

January 1, 1924

Mary Higgins (acting, after Arthur's death)


Florence Patnode

Acting 1960-1961

Francis Hogan

Aug. 5, 1961-2008


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