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story of the Pony Express

Raymond W. Settle

story of the Pony Express

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Published by Foulsham in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pony express.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRaymond W. Settle, Mary Lund Settle.
    ContributionsSettle, Mary Lund, 1888-1975, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE6375 .S4 1975
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[7], 178 p. :
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5254867M
    ISBN 100572008775
    LC Control Number75327957

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Written about years ago, this history of the Pony Express is a fun and interesting read. 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 riders are a fun read/5(31).

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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).

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Bradley. ReadCentral has helped thousands of people read books online. 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.

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.

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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 is a popular book by Glenn D.

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(digital. cph 3b). A great early chapter book about a fictional boy and the Pony Express. A wonderful way to learn facts about history through a story telling medium that engages the reader and helps them remember those facts long after the book has been put back on the shelf.4/5. 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.

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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.

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[Louise Platt Hauck; Fred Harman] -- The Youngest Rider is the tale of a manly lad of 16 who kept his oath of allegiance and repeatedly risked his life to be on time with the mail.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Settle, Raymond W., Story of the Pony Express. London ; New York: Foulsham, [i.e.

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The Pony Express was a long, tortuous gauntlet for the brave riders who dared to deliver. Riding with the Mail: The Story of the Pony Express is an amazing-but-true American adventure story.

Read of the risks riders ran, from snakebites to bandits, and discover the historic changes that made this famous trail obsolete.4/4(1). 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/5(33).

Good overview of the Express but dated and racist What disappointed you about The Story of the Pony Express. I wanted to like this as I've always been fascinated by the Pony Express.

Most of it was quite good but it's fairly racist in places. The Story of the Pony Express Chapter I At A Nation's Crisis The Pony Express was the first rapid transit and the first fast mail line across the 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 mountains of the far West.Lots of cool information about the Pony Express. Near the end he even tells the story of one of the riders that was told to him first hand.

I didnt know it wasnt profitable or that it only lasted a year and a half, 19 months actually or that it was essential in saving the union/5. 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.

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