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The Pony Rides Again, 150 Years Later
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TitleThe Pony Rides Again, 150 Years Later
AbstractArticle retraces the original route from St. Joseph, Missouri, to Sacramento, California, commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Pony Express. The first rider left St. Joseph on April 3, 1860. Delivering mail via the Pony Express lasted only 18 months but it became an important part of the history of the American West.
AuthorCandy Moulton
Johnny Boggs
DateMarch 2010
SourceTrue West
LocationPeriodicals
Volume57
Number3
Column NameRenegaderoads
Page70-78
SubjectPostal service
Pony express
Local SubjectPony Express
IllustrationsYes
Item TypeMagazine Article
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Item ID219349
CONTENTdm number38974
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