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Butterfield Stage Wagon
Early Transportation


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Butterfield stage wagon near the Texas-New Mexico border, and Cottonwood Stage Station, early 1861. The driver was David McLaughlin.

From a copy of a daguerreotype in the Nita Stewart Haley Memorial Library, Midland, Texas.

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


AH6101: 19200 dpi jpeg from smaller digital file.
STAGE LINES, COACHES, WAGONS

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Butterfield's Overland Mail Stations, SCV & Environs

Read: Overland Mail Co. Stage Line in California


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Backgrounder: Express Companies & Staging in California

Ripley: San Fernando (Newhall) Pass Part 11


Perkins: Early Transportation


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Jackass Mail, 1857/61

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Timetable, Southern Route Through Tejon 1858

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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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Mud Wagon x4

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