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Pony Express Stables, 914 Penn Street, Saint Joseph, Buchanan County, MO

Pony Express Stables, 914 Penn Street, Saint Joseph, Buchanan County, MO

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Summary

Significance: The original building on this site was the starting point for the Pony Express, which carried mail form St. Joseph to Sacramento, California between April 1860 and October 1861.
Survey number: HABS MO-1851
Building/structure dates: 1858 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1888 Subsequent Work

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Halladay, Benjamin
Goetz, Karl
Jandoli, Liz, transmitter
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Location

Saint Joseph (Mo.)39.75566, -94.84902
Google Map of 39.7556591, -94.84901719999999
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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