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Pony Express
Wells Fargo & Co. Control
 
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Pony Express
Postal Route, Operated By Wells Fargo & Co.
 
On July 1, 1861 the Pony Express route became a government contract mail route. However only the portion of the route between Placerville and the East was contract. Wells Fargo collected their fee on mail from points West of Placerville
On July 1, 1861 the Pony Express route became a government contract mail route. However only the portion of the route between Placerville and the East was contract. Wells Fargo collected their fee on mail from points West of Placerville
 
11 September 1861 San Francisco by Pony Express, $1.00 per half ounce rate. $1 Pony Express adhesive plus red franked entire, entered mails at Atchison, Kansas to New York City.
11 September 1861 San Francisco by Pony Express, $1.00 per half ounce rate. $1 Pony Express adhesive plus red franked entire, entered mails at Atchison, Kansas to New York City

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