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The Resource Old waybills; : the romance of the express companies, by Alvin F. Harlow

Old waybills; : the romance of the express companies, by Alvin F. Harlow

Label
Old waybills; : the romance of the express companies
Title
Old waybills;
Title remainder
the romance of the express companies
Statement of responsibility
by Alvin F. Harlow
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
YTM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1875-1963
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harlow, Alvin F.
Dewey number
385.230973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
HE5896
LC item number
.H3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Express service
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Express service
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • United States
  • United States, West
Label
Old waybills; : the romance of the express companies, by Alvin F. Harlow
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 489-497)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The first Expressmen -- The two great pioneers, Harnden and Adams -- The rise of Wells and Fargo -- The Jacks and the beanstalk -- Adams annexs the South -- The salad days of The Express -- The first letter carriersof the Far West -- The Express riders of '49 -- The Express, the Post-Office and the editors -- the great Express panic -- Stage robbery becomes a trade -- The Overland Mail and Express -- The flying pony of the plains -- The shifting fortunes of Ben Holladay and Wells, Fargo -- The roaring camps of the North -- War creates a new Express company -- The wars around the plum tree -- Train robbery is invented -- The earnest and efficient James Boys -- The saga of Deadwood and young Sam Bass -- The poetical career of Black Bart -- The merry rivers of Oklahoma -- The strange case of Evans and Sontag -- The long scourge of robbery -- The varied service of the Express -- The zenith and decline of the Express companies -- consolidation and the air express
Control code
16787785
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii pages, 1 leaf, 503 pages, 1 page
Lccn
34007001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
frontispiece, illustrations, plates, portraits, facsimiles
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm01396741
  • (OCoLC)1396741
Label
Old waybills; : the romance of the express companies, by Alvin F. Harlow
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 489-497)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The first Expressmen -- The two great pioneers, Harnden and Adams -- The rise of Wells and Fargo -- The Jacks and the beanstalk -- Adams annexs the South -- The salad days of The Express -- The first letter carriersof the Far West -- The Express riders of '49 -- The Express, the Post-Office and the editors -- the great Express panic -- Stage robbery becomes a trade -- The Overland Mail and Express -- The flying pony of the plains -- The shifting fortunes of Ben Holladay and Wells, Fargo -- The roaring camps of the North -- War creates a new Express company -- The wars around the plum tree -- Train robbery is invented -- The earnest and efficient James Boys -- The saga of Deadwood and young Sam Bass -- The poetical career of Black Bart -- The merry rivers of Oklahoma -- The strange case of Evans and Sontag -- The long scourge of robbery -- The varied service of the Express -- The zenith and decline of the Express companies -- consolidation and the air express
Control code
16787785
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii pages, 1 leaf, 503 pages, 1 page
Lccn
34007001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
frontispiece, illustrations, plates, portraits, facsimiles
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm01396741
  • (OCoLC)1396741

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