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The Franciscan "pony express" of California in 1803

Maynard J. Geiger

The Franciscan "pony express" of California in 1803

by Maynard J. Geiger

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Published by W. T. Genns in Santa Barbara [Calif.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Franciscans -- California,
  • Horsemanship -- History,
  • Missions -- California

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Maynard Geiger.
    ContributionsTamalpais Press.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[7] p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22977355M
    OCLC/WorldCa5655273

    W. H. Russell, President of the Central Overland California and Pike's Peak Express Company, and founder of the Pony Express, has concluded a contract with the Overland Mail Company, transferred by the last Congress to the Central route, to run the Mail and Pony from the Missouri River, connecting with the Overland Company at Salt Lake City. National Historic Landmarks (NHLs) are nationally significant historic places designated by the Secretary of the Interior because they possess exceptional value or quality in illustrating or interpreting the heritage of the United States. Below is a list of the 29 National Historic Landmarks you .

    Apr 3, - On April 3, , the first Pony Express riders left St. Joseph, MO and Sacramento, CA. The trip across country took about 10 days. The Pony Express only lasted about a year and a half. This banner text can have markup.. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation.

    After the Pony Express ended, the California-Oregon Trail continued to be traveled in this area, and during August , a number of Indian attacks took place along the Little Blue River between Deshler and Oak Grove. A series of roadside historical signs tell of the events that occurred in the area. A Book In Time» American History Reading List» America, the 's» 's: not the Civil War. American History Reading List America, the 's Books on the's: not the Civil War. The 's were years of struggle for Native Americans. Several good story books are available on the life of a significant American Indian leader.


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Get this from a library. The Franciscan 'Pony Express' of California in [Maynard J Geiger; Tamalpais Press,] -- Fray Fermin Francisco de Lasuén, O.F.M., died at Carmel Mission at 2 p.m. on 26 June His assistant Fray José Viñals, O.F.M., wrote to the southern missions informing them of Lasuén's death.

The Franciscan “Pony Express” of California in Whitney T. Genns, Santa Barbara, This is the account of the death of Father Lasuen, second president of the California missions, in Juneand of the subsequent notification of the padres throughout California by horse messenger.

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Genns, 4 24 Gloria Dei: The Story of California Mission Music, by Sister Mary Dominic Ray, and Joseph H. Engbeck, State of California, Department of Parks and Recreation, James Sandos's history of the California missions is a great read. The book is very balanced, describing the Franciscan mission activities sympathetically but pointing out that the missions brought European diseases to the Native Americans of coastal California, including by: Santa Barbara Authors: G Old Mission, c) [Spec FV5 G45 z], The Franciscan ‘Pony Express’ of California in (SB: W.

Genns, ) ARC BLN3 P74 b], The Book Book (), Good Books: A Book Lover’s Companion () [Spec ZG54 ]. The Pioneer Teacher of California (Frontis-piece) Founding of a Franciscan Mission Page 15 A Typical Spanish Franciscan Mission 68 Father Junltero Serra 96 Franciscan Missionary College at Zacatecas Presidio and Town of Santa Barbara in Pages: The Pony express terminated soon after the telegraph was established.

This combination wagon-stagecoach-pony express-telegraph line route is labeled the Pony Express National Historic Trail on the National Trail Map. From Salt Lake City, the telegraph line followed much of the Mormon-California-Oregon trail(s) to Omaha, Nebraska. The Pony Express carried the news about miles, between the start and finish of the brand new telegram lines.

By Octoberthe telegraph lines were finished. They now reached from east to west. About 18 months after the first Pony Express rider left California, it was over.

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Genns, and Roger Levenson. Box 5. Contains Dissertations from 7 individuals associated with RCCDAuthor: Patricia McGuckian. Led by a band and several engine companies, a concourse of citizens escorted the rider, mounted on his gayly decorated pony to the office of the Alta California Telegraph Company, headquarters of the Pony Express, which stood on this spot.

The Pony Express in operation from Apr. 3, to Oct. 26, Partly because of my theological background, I was asked by the publishers to provide an honest review of The Franciscan, a religious suspense thriller by WR. Park. Written some fourteen years ago, the plot revolves around a fictional Pope Francis (from the Franciscan order) who attempts to introduce revolutionary reforms into the Catholic Church and who faces numerous death threats and /5.

Gr 9 Up-The freighting company of Russell, Majors and Waddell promoted, organized, and administered the Pony Express that took off on April 3,to carry the mail between St. Joseph, MO, and Sacramento, CA, in 10 days. It was an expensive : Diane Yancey.

Johnny Fry ( – October 6, ) was the first "official" westbound rider of the Pony Express. Fry was born in Bourbon County, Kentucky to John Fry and Mary Fry. Mary moved with her son and new husband Benjamin Wells to Rushville, Missouri around Fry, who weighed less than pounds, was assigned to the first leg of the westbound route of the Pony Express delivering it from the.

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ST. LOUIS, Thursday, Nov. The Pony Express with California dates of the 10th inst., passed Fort Kearney at 4 o'clock this morning, but the agent of the Press at that station failed to obtain.ST.

LOUIS, Wednesday, April 4. The departure of the California Pony Express, last evening, was delayed two hours by the detention of the New-York messenger.This antiqued parchment poster includes a drawing of the Pony Express, as well as excepts from original advertisements and schedules of the Central Overland Express Company which ran between California and Pikes Peak.

The Pony Express was in service from April to November