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The Story Of The Pony Express

by Glenn D. Bradley

  • 307 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by IndyPublish.com .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • History: American,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • USA,
  • United States - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9555551M
    ISBN 101414281668
    ISBN 109781414281667

    The Pony Express Trail also crossed South Pass during its short life in After , much of the westward traffic moved south to the Overland Trail through southern Wyoming which became the route of the Union Pacific Railroad and Interstate OCLC Number: Notes: Includes The pony express: heroic effort--tragic end, by Raymond W. Settle, originally published in April by the Utah State Historical Society.

    An account of the most remarkable mail service ever in existence, and its place in history. The Pony Express was the first rapid transit and the first fast mail line across the North American continent from the Missouri River to the Pacific Coast. It was a system by means of which messages were carried swiftly on horseback across the plains and deserts, and over the .   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The story of the pony express by R. Conrad Stein, , Childrens Press edition, in EnglishAuthor: R. Conrad Stein.

      Western Audio Books - The Story of the Pony ExpressThe Story of the Pony Express offers an in depth account behind the need for a mail route to connect the eastern U.S. with the rapidly. Buy a cheap copy of The Story of the Pony Express book by R. Conrad Stein. A history of the Pony Express, that memorable and remarkable institution which lasted only a year and a half, put to death by the telegraph. Free shipping over $/5(1).


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It covers both the statistics of the riders (what impresses me, and most people) along with the reasons for trying to strart the overland mail system at the onset fo the Civil War/5(31).

Starting with the foundation of the Pony Express in the controversy around slavery and the Missouri Compromise and the role the Express played in keeping California in the Union as a free state. Stories of the Express and the The Story Of The Pony Express book are a fun read/5.

The story is not a text book account, but a good collection of stories about the Pony Express. It covers both the statistics of the riders (what impresses me, and most people) along with the reasons for trying to strart the overland mail system at the onset fo the Civil War/5(26).

The Story of the Pony Express Paperback – September 1, by R. Conrad Stein (Author)Author: R. Conrad Stein. Ages 4+ The pony express was a good little read. Good old cowboy and Indian stories throughout the book and stories of adventure, A very fun read. This is not a story for little ones.

My kiddos love horses, and they put up with it - even ask me to read it - but this is a history type book for upper elementary or Middle School/5. This volume touts the Pony Express as "the most remarkable mail service ever in existence," and it could be right.

Created in April and disbanded in October ofThe Pony Express crossed the Great Plains, the Rocky Mountains and the Sierra Nevada, playing a crucial role in keeping the American West informed of Union news just before the Civil War.?During its 18 4/5(2).

Inwith North and South about to be divided by war, East and West were united through an extraordinary venture -- the Pony Express. Over the course of ten days in April, eighty riders and five hundred horses delivered mail between California and Missouri -- a mission that took three weeks by stagecoach/5.

The real story behind the Pony Express. Find out how the Pony Express allowed people across the U.S. to hear the latest news and get in touch with friends and family quicker than ever — and why a national crisis made the service Author: Alyssa Bentz.

The Story Of The Pony Express. by Nancy Pope. The Pony Express is one of the most colorful episodes in American history, one which can be used to measure not only the growth of the nation, but the pioneering spirit of our predecessors.

Visscher’s book A Thrilling and Truthful History of the Pony Express was published innearly half a century after the Pony Express went out of business. Anyone wondering how the story of the Pony Express became muddled need only consider that it took half a century to write a book about the subject, and its author was a dubious chronicler.

The Story of the Pony Express offers an in depth account behind the need for a mail route to connect the eastern U.S. with the rapidly populating west coast following the gold rush of California, the springing up of lumber camps, and all incidental needs arising from the settling of the western frontier.

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Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Books, Toys, Games and much : Cherry Lane Ebooks. The most complete books on the Pony Express are The Story of the Pony Express and Saddles and Spurs by Raymond & Mary Settle and Roy Bloss.

Settle's account is unique as he was the first writer and historical researcher to make use of Pony Express founder William B. Waddell's papers, now in a collection at the Huntington Library in San Marino. The story of the pony express by Glenn D.

Bradley; 15 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Accessible book, Express service, History, Pony express. Pony Express Pony Express rider passing telegraph workers near Chimney Rock on the North Platte River; from a painting by George M.

Ottinger for Harper's Weekly magazine, November 2, Rare Book and Special Collections Division/Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. (digital. id. cph 3b).The Story of the Pony Express offers an in depth account behind the need for a mail route to connect the eastern U.

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In stock. Tweet Share Google+ Pinterest Quantity. $ Add to cart. Add to wishlist Send to a friend *: *: * Print More info; Data sheet; This is a fascinating account of the most remarkable mail service ever in.