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The overland mail 1849-1869

Le Roy Reuben Hafen

The overland mail 1849-1869

promoter of settlement, precursor of railroads ...

by Le Roy Reuben Hafen

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

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

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesWestern Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 231, no. 2359.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination361 p.
    Number of Pages361
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17472304M
    OCLC/WorldCa13852024

    1 Le Roy R. Hafen, The Overland Mail, Promoter of Settlements, Precursor of Railroads, Reprint of Edition (New York: AMS Press, Inc., ), 2 Carl H. Scheele, A Short History of the Mail Service (City of Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, ), In California, the population grew from an estimated , after the gold rush to , in The Overland Mail, Promoter of Settlement Precursor of Railroads. Cleveland: Arthur H. Clark Company, First Edition. pp. Octavo [ cm] Red cloth with the title and rules gilt stamped on the backstrip. Gilt top edge. Near fine. Fold-out map present.

    In the Name of the Empress, the Overland Mail. From aloe to rose-oak, from rose-oak to fir, From level to upland, from upland to crest, From rice-field to rock-ridge, from rock-ridge to spur, Fly the soft sandalled feet, strains the brawny brown chest. From rail to ravine—to the peak from the vale— Up, up through the night goes the Overland. The Overland Mail, Promoter of Settlement Precursor of Railroads by Leroy R Hafen, David Dary (Foreword by) starting at $ The Overland Mail, Promoter of Settlement Precursor of Railroads has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

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Another steamship collected the mail on the Pacific side and headed north. The first U.S. Mail traveled to California by steamship, via the Isthmus of Panama, in The ocean routes via Panama remained a vital link in the nation’s mail system until the completion of the transcontinental railroad in THE OVERLAND MAIL Promoter of Settlement.

Precursor of Railroads. Hafen, Leroy R. Cleveland, OH: Arthur H. Clark Company, First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good+ condition. Item # pages of text including a bibliography and an index. Original hardcover binding with minimal shelfwear.

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Clark Company, ). Lake, Stuart N., “Birch’s Overland Mail in San Diego County,” The Journal of San Diego History, AprilVolume 3, Number 2.