Wells Fargo and the Wyoming to Nevada Mail Route in 1869
Contract—Overland Pacific Mails
First Edition. An interesting glimpse at postal history for coast-to-coast mail in the US before the transcontinental railroad was completed. This report by the Committee on Public Expenditures describes a dispute over the mail contract between the railroad terminus at Cheyenne (now Wyoming, but then part of the Dakota Territory).....
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