Description: Description of the overland journey of the horse-riding mail carriers of the Pony Express, organized by William Russell of the freighting firm of Russell, Majors & Waddell, from Saint Joseph, Missouri, to Sacramento, California, from the late 1850s to the early 1860s.
Creator: Michael S. Durham
Location: MVSC 979.2 D96d
Collection: Desert between the Mountains: Mormons, Miners, Padres, Mountain Men, and the Opening of the Great Basin, 1772-1869
Chapter: 13 (Overland to Utah)
Item Type: Book Section