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The old Post Office was at 390 Main St., which is currently the Burning Man office.  [[Helen Thrasher]] was postmistress for many years.
The old Post Office was at 390 Main St., which is currently the Burning Man office.  [[Helen Thrasher]] was postmistress for many years.  The old post office was also a general store.


The current [http://www.uspspostoffices.com/nv/gerlach/gerlach Gerlach Post Office] is at 345 E Sunset Blvd  Gerlach, NV 89412, (775) 557-2333.
The current [http://www.uspspostoffices.com/nv/gerlach/gerlach Gerlach Post Office] is at 345 E Sunset Blvd  Gerlach, NV 89412, (775) 557-2333.
=== References ===
* [http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:864758 GNIS].  As of May, 2013, refers to the old post office location.
* RJ Smith, "[http://books.google.com/books?id=_o5qLt04pz4C&lpg=PA121&ots=uskcR6-Qkw&dq=%22old%20gerlach%20post%20office%22&pg=PA117#v=onepage&q=%22old%20gerlach%20post%20office%22&f=false Speed Freaks]," Spin Magazine, Jan. 1998, p 121.  "in the back room of the old Gerlach post office, Breedlove..."

Revision as of 16:36, 25 May 2013

The old Post Office was at 390 Main St., which is currently the Burning Man office. Helen Thrasher was postmistress for many years. The old post office was also a general store.

The current Gerlach Post Office is at 345 E Sunset Blvd Gerlach, NV 89412, (775) 557-2333.

References

  • GNIS. As of May, 2013, refers to the old post office location.
  • RJ Smith, "Speed Freaks," Spin Magazine, Jan. 1998, p 121. "in the back room of the old Gerlach post office, Breedlove..."