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Butterfield Stagecoach
Early Transportation


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At San Francisco, the western terminus of the Overland Trail, a Butterfield stagecoach begins its journey. From Harper’s Weekly, Dec. 11, 1858.

Read: Construction of the Overland Mail Co. Stage Line in California by Gerald T. Ahnert, 2014.


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STAGE LINES, COACHES, WAGONS

Read: Overland Mail Co. Stage Line in California


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Butterfield Coach 1858

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Butterfield Celerity Wagon 1858

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Butterfield Wagon 1861

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