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Shotguns and stagecoaches : the brave men who rode for Wells Fargo in the Wild West / John Boessenecker.

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  • 1 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fayette Co PL - Connersville 388.3 BOE (Text) 39230031921057 Adult New Books Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library 388.3 BOE (Text) 30477101227688 Adult: New Checked out 11/29/2018
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library ACQ16400 (Text) NWBRG16400 New Materials On order -

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  • ISBN: 9781250184887
  • ISBN: 1250184886
  • Physical Description: xix, 348 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books ; St. Martin's Press, [2018]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [311]-332) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part 1. The Gold Rush era -- Wells Fargo's pioneer messenger: Pilsbury "Chips" Hodgkins -- The first Wells Fargo detective: Henry Johnson -- From first stage driver to shotgun guard: Henry C. Ward -- Twelve-gauge justice: Daniel C. Gay -- Part 2. The stage robbery era -- From Pony Express to Wells Fargo: "Shotgun Jimmy" Brown -- The rifleman: Steve Venard -- A shotgun messenger in old Montana: John X. Beidler -- "Honest, faithful & brave": Eugene Blair -- Chief Special Officer: James B. Hume -- Riverman, expressman: Andy Hall -- The man who captured Black Bart: Harry N. Morse -- True grit: Mike Tovey.
Subject: Wells, Fargo & Company > Employees > Biography.
Stagecoaches > West (U.S.) > History.
Coaching (Transportation) > West (U.S.) > History.
Stagecoach robberies > West (U.S.) > History > 19th century.
West (U.S.) > Biography.
TRANSPORTATION / General.

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