Overland Stage

The first Overland Mail from California reached St. Louis. It was carried to the route terminus at Tipton, MO and put on a train for St. Louis. The trip took almost 25 days more

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Today was the birthday of Alexander Majors of Westport, MO. He was a co-founder of a huge freighting firm, the Overland Stage Co., and the Pony Express. more

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