Blaine, California

Blaine is a former settlement in Humboldt County, California.[1] It was located 8 miles (13 km) south of Orick.[1]

A post office operated at Blaine from 1893 to 1895.[1] The name honors Secretary of State James Blaine.[1]

References

  1. Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 117. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.

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