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By author: Alexander Lovett Stimson
Number of Pages:  452
Dimensions:  6 X 9 Inches (US)
Original publication year:  1860
ISBN:  978-1-4290-2005-3
Series:  Transportation
Availability: In stock.


This fascinating history of the U.S. Express business, prior to the advent of the Pony Express and focused largely on the eastern half of the country, was originally published in 1860. The book is packed with advertisements throughout, for everything imaginable: architects, bankers, revolvers, foreign wines, books, clothing, insurance companies, fireworks, tin cans, produce, washing machines, stoves, accountants, and much more.

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