Empire on Wheels

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Stanford University Press, 1949 - 153 pages
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Contents

Wheels Rolling Toward the Sunset i
1
The Freighting Monopoly
9
Supplying the Army of Utah
17
How They Did It
27
The Leavenworth Puces Peak Express Company
33
All Aboard for Pikes Peak
40
R B Bradford Company
48
Central Overland California Pikes Peak
54
The Pony Takes Over
74
Russell vs Ficklin
86
The Bond Scandal
95
The Bond Scandal Continued
108
Ruin
121
Aftermath
132
Selected Bibliography
139
Index
147

Express Company
57
Mail to California
65

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