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2 edition of Prospect of Butterfield"s overland despatch. found in the catalog.

Prospect of Butterfield"s overland despatch.

Prospect of Butterfield"s overland despatch.

March, 1865.

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Published by W.L.S. Harrison, printer in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Transportation -- West (U.S.)

  • Edition Notes

    Microfilm. New Haven, Conn. : Research Publications, 1975. -- 1 reel ; 35 mm. -- (Western Americana : frontier history of the Trans-Mississippi West, 1550-1900 ; reel 86, no. 860)

    SeriesWestern Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 86, no. 860.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination15 p.
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15428407M

    As a year-old German immigrant, Franz Huning could not have envisioned his future in New Mexico when, in , he signed on as a "bull whacker" for a wagon train heading down the Santa Fe Trail. From his beginnings as a clerk in Albuquerque's Old Town, Huning's entrepreneurial talents flourished over the next half-century. He took on the roles of merchant, flour mill operator, and land. A rustic retreat for the nature lover, history buff, hunter, or fishing enthusiast. Also an ideal spot for a family getaway. Located in Trego County on the Butterfield Overland Despatch Trail near the Smoky Hill River and Smokey Valley Scenic Byway. You can walk in the footsteps of the westward bound pioneers as they made their way from Fort Leavenworth to Denver. The bunkhouse combines.

    Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Butterfield Overland Despatch Collectible Belt Buckle #/ at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!End date: This revolver is a commemorative commissioned by B C Hodgdon and manufactured by The Colt Custom Shop. The left side of the barrel is engraved with a floral pattern and " BUTTERFIELD OVERLAND DESPATCH". The right side is also floral engraved with "SPECIAL EDITION 1 OF ". The cylinder has a stagecoach hold up scene engraved. The revolver has a fixed blade front sight and a .

    The cover of the book case reads “Butterfield Overland Despatch Special Edition" and the spine reads "Butterfield Special Edition / COLT". The inside of the lid is marked with the "Ten Commandments of Butterfield Stage Route". The case has very minor storage wear, in about Excellent overall condition. But her journey also has hope with a man, Eustace that has lost almost everything but finds a chance to begin anew with a chance with the Butterfield Overland Despatch stagecoach company. Both of these souls need each other. Eustace needs a wife to be able to run the station and Lorena needs rescuing from the terrible family of her late husband.


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Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Butterfield's Overland Despatch. OCLC Number: Reproduction Notes: Microfilm. New Haven, Conn.: Research. The names and location of Stations in the State of Colorado, are taken from the book, "The Smoky Hill Trail" by Margaret Long, M.D.

The Mileage's that are in (***) are taken from the Survey Report as Listed. Station Along The Butterfield Overland Dispatch - Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, Leavenworth County.

Thus was born Butterfield’s Overland Despatch or the BOD. Butterfield commissioned a new survey of the Smoky Hill route and on Jeven before all the stations had been established along the trail, the first freight train left Atchison for Denver.

The first stage coach left on Septem reaching Denver 12 days later. The smooth-talking businessman soon obtained capital for the “Butterfield Overland Despatch” and the first stage left Atchison on June 4,arriving in Denver on September 23rd.

Along the mile long route, relay stations were built about every twelve miles. This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Dickinson County, Kansas.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Dickinson County, Kansas, United de and longitude Prospect of Butterfields overland despatch.

book are provided for many National Register properties and districts; these locations may be seen together in. The Butterfield Overland Despatch was a mail and freight service operating across the Great Plains of America in the s. Due to increased travel to Colorado after the discovery of gold in David A.

Butterfield, backed by New York capital, organized a joint-stock express and passenger carrying service between the Missouri River and Julythe route via the Smoky Hill. Butterfield Overland Dispatch Limited Edition Revolver.

One of shortened Colt Army revolvers. Comes with an extra cylinder and a book style presentation case. The Museum. I n this beautiful renaissance-style building, Russell Springs preserves the rich history of Butterfield's Overland Despatch (BOD) stage line.

Learn about the BOD stagecoach and the route it. The Butterfield Overland Mail, Its Organization and Operation Over the Southern Route to ; Subsequently Over the Central Route to ; and Under Wells, Fargo and Company inVolume 2 Volumes of American trails series Volume 2 of The Butterfield Overland Mail,Margaret Badenoch Conkling.

Butterfield Overland Dispatch Special Edition Revolver (COM) Description: Butterfield Overland Dispatch Special Edition Revolver. One of Colt army revolver. Has an extra cylinder and comes in a book style presentation case. Price: 1, LSB#: RY01 Make: Colt Model: Army Butterfield Overland Despatch Special Edition, 1 of Serial Number: Year of Manufacture: ,ATF classified as Antique.

Caliber Caliber Percussion Action Type: Single Action Percussion Revolver Markings: The serial number is on the barrel, frame, trigger guard and backstrap.

The left side of the trigger guard is marked "44 CAL" and. Inthe Butterfield Overland Despatch established a short-lived station named Fossil Creek Station along its route from Atchison, Kansas to Denver near the site of modern Russell.

Inthe Kansas Pacific Railway reached the area and built its own station, also named Fossil Creek, later just Fossil, north of the Butterfield station.

A rustic retreat for the nature lover, history buff, hunter, or fishing enthusiast. Also an ideal spot for a family getaway. Located in Trego County on the Butterfield Overland Despatch Trail near the Smoky Hill River and Smokey Valley Scenic Byway.

The Butterfield Overland Despatch was a stage line on the central route several years after the Overland Mail Company closed its operations on the southern route.

The "Butterfield Overland Despatch" was a completely different and unrelated line. In his research culminated in the publication of his second book, "The Butterfield Trail. 'The Butterfield Overland Mail' was read in researching pertinent data for my historical novel 'The Huntress'.

The book describes in detail the first journey of this short-lived, stagecoach, mail-delivery enterprise across the southern United States in the s: Butterfield Overland Dispatch Special Edition Revolver.

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This portion of the road began as a military route connecting Fort Riley in present-day Riley County with the Santa Fe Trail south of Ellsworth.

By the late s, the Smoky Hill Trail developed through Kansas between Leavenworth and Pike's Peak, Colorado and functioned briefly as the Butterfield Overland Despatch in the s. The bloody saga of the Butterfield Overland Despatch.

David A. Butterfield was the right man, with the right idea, for the right place. A passenger and freight stage run from Atchison, Kansas, to Denver, Colorado, along the Smoky Hill Trail would certainly shorten the journey across the plains. Yet the Butterfield Overland Despatch Express (BOD.

The bloody saga of the Butterfield Overland Despatch. David A. Butterfield was the right man, with the right idea, for the right place.

A passenger and freight stage run from Atchison, Kansas, to Denver, Colorado, along the Smoky Hill Trail would certainly shorten the .In SeptemberCongress gave veteran stage man John Butterfield a year to put the mail service into operation.

It was an impressive feat; Butterfield arranged coaches, wagons, drivers, and teams, and established relay stations along the route in only 12 months’ time. He used existing byways where possible and built others as needed.