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overland mail, 1849-1869

Le Roy Reuben Hafen

overland mail, 1849-1869

promoter of settlement, precursor of railroads

by Le Roy Reuben Hafen

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Published by A.H. Clark in Cleveland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Postal service -- United States -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Le Roy R. Hafen.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination361 p. :
    Number of Pages361
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16533764M

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    The Overland Mail Promoter of Settlements, Precursor of Railroad, (Cleveland, Ohio: Arthur H. Clark Company, ). Lake, Stuart N., “Birch’s Overland Mail in San Diego County,” The Journal of San Diego History, April , Volume 3, Number 2. David Dary has 27 books on Goodreads with ratings. David Dary’s most popular book is Frontier Medicine: From the Atlantic to the Pacific,


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– By LeRoy R. Hafen, Edited by David Dary. About The Book About The Author In the development of the American West, no two decades were so full of romance and change as the years from the California gold rush of to the completion of the first transcontinental railroad in The Overland Mail was the first scholarly.

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Leroy R Hafen. LeRoy R. Hafen () was Professor of History at the University of Denver and Brigham Young University, Executive Director of the State Historical Society of Colorado, and author/editor of numerous books on the American West, including Ruxton of the Rockies, Fur Trappers and Traders of the Far Southwest: Twenty Biographical Sketches, and Handcarts to Zion: The Story.

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Scheele, A Short History of the Mail Service (City of Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, ), In California, the population grew from an estimatedafter the gold rush toin BUTTERFIELD OVERLAND Butterfield (or Southern) Overland Mail, which operated from Septemuntil March 1,was a semiweekly mail and passenger stage service from St.

Louis, Missouri, and Memphis, Tennessee, across northern Texas to San Francisco, California.