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Salt Lake City : Wells Fargo's transportation depot during the stagecoach era / by W. Turrentine Jackson

Catalog Data

Author:
Jackson, W. Turrentine (William Turrentine) 1915-2000-  Search this
Utah State Historical Society  Search this
Subject:
Wells, Fargo & Company History  Search this
Physical description:
[4]-39 p. : ill., ports. ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Utah
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake City (Utah)
Date:
1985
C1985
Notes:
Reprinted from Utah Historical Quarterly, winter 1985, volume 53, number 1.--half t.p.
Summary:
History of the Wells, Fargo and Company center in Salt Lake City during the 1850s to 1870s for stage routes and mail delivery. The city's location made it a hub for routes east and west and south. Weather and accidents caused difficulties. Wells, Fargo and Company transportation services and later its banking services contributed to the growth of Utah.
Topic:
Express service--History  Search this
Postal service--History  Search this
Economic conditions  Search this
Call number:
F834.S257 J33 1985
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_803994