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A Pony Express Kidlit BookList and Book-Related Activities

On this day in 1858, Butterfield and Company agreed to carry the mail out west starting in Missouri and ending in California. The 2800 mile Westward journey would take 24 days. The mail was delivered twice weekly using overland coaches, mules, and horses. Two years later, with the threat of the Civil War looming, the… Read More A Pony Express Kidlit BookList and Book-Related Activities