1860 – The first mail was delivered via Pony Express when a westbound rider arrived in Sacremento, CA from St. Joseph, MO.


The first westbound Pony Express mail service took 10 days and more than miles from Missouri to California all on horseback in It was the most direct means of east-west communication before the telegraph was established. Paris Country, Country Maps, Fort Laramie, Express Gifts, Pony Express, Today In History, Le Far West, Mountain Man, The Life

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1860 – The first mail was delivered via Pony Express when a westbound rider arrived in Sacramento, CA from St. Joseph, MO. How many of you out there think the mail today is actually delivered by snails? #TodayInHistory #PonyExpress