The transportation frontier: trans-Mississippi West, 1865-1890.


New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston [1964] .

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Other Title Trans-Mississippi West, 1865-1890.
Subjects Coaching (Transportation)
Coaching (Transportation) -- West (U.S.) -- History.
Railroads -- West (U.S.) -- History.
Railroads.
Steamboat lines -- West (U.S.) -- History.
Steamboat lines.
Transport -- EĢtats-Unis (Ouest)
Transportation -- West (U.S.) -- History.
Transportation.
United States, West.
Series Histories of the American frontier.
Description xiv, 224 pages illustrations, maps (some color) facsimiles 24 cm.
Copyright Date [1964]
Notes Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. [165]-192) "Bibliographical Notes": pages [193]-210.
Summary Includes information on the stage coach business, the steam boating, the Pony Express, et cetera.
Contents The transportation frontier, 1865 -- The persistence of the overlanders -- Teamsters on the frontier -- Stagecoaching as frontier enterprise -- Overland by stage -- Steamboats on a vanishing frontier -- Railroads blanket the West -- Laying the track -- Travel by rail -- Indians, outlaws and wayfarers -- Good roads and the passing of the transportation frontier.
Genre History.
Geographic Area West (U.S.)
Network Numbers (OCoLC)237746
(OCoLC)ocm00237746
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Winther, Oscar Osburn, 1903-1970.
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