The Resource Early California mail bag, editors: Edgar B. Jessup, M.C. Nathan, and Henry H. Clifford

Early California mail bag, editors: Edgar B. Jessup, M.C. Nathan, and Henry H. Clifford

Label
Early California mail bag
Title
Early California mail bag
Statement of responsibility
editors: Edgar B. Jessup, M.C. Nathan, and Henry H. Clifford
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Citation location within source
no. 16694
Citation source
Rocq, M.M. California local history
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Jessup, Edgar B
  • Nathan, M. C.
  • Clifford, Henry H
  • Grabhorn Press
  • Book Club of California
Series statement
Keepsake series
Series volume
1960
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  • Printing
  • Postal service
  • Express service
  • Art portfolios
  • Special collections
Label
Early California mail bag, editors: Edgar B. Jessup, M.C. Nathan, and Henry H. Clifford
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In portfolio in slide case
  • " ... the Grabhorn Press, San Francisco, is designing and printing the series ... "--Colophon
  • Illustrative matter inserted in folders
Contents
no. 1. The 40 [cent] rate period to California: the "stampless" covers / Basil C. Pearce -- no. 2. Adams & Company: first large organized Western Express Company and its successors / M.C. Nathan -- no. 3. Samuel W. Langton: California's greatest independent expressman / M.C. Nathan -- no. 4. Pioneer expressmen: Hunter & Co.'s Express, Everts & Co.'s Express and successors / Henry H. Clifford -- no. 5. Todd, Reynolds, and related companies / Henry H. Clifford -- no. 6. Gregory's Express, Berford & Co.'s Express / Henry H. Clifford -- no. 7. The Pony Express / Edgar B. Jessup -- no. 8. Overland Mail / Basil C. Pearce -- no. 9. Wells, Fargo & Co. / M.C. Nathan -- no. 10. Early California local mail / M.C. Nathan -- no. 11. Outside the mails via Nicaragua--via Panama / Basil C. Pearce -- no. 12. Ocean mail to the Pacific coast / Edgar B. Jessup
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
1 portfolio (12 pts.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims.
Label
Early California mail bag, editors: Edgar B. Jessup, M.C. Nathan, and Henry H. Clifford
Publication
Note
  • In portfolio in slide case
  • " ... the Grabhorn Press, San Francisco, is designing and printing the series ... "--Colophon
  • Illustrative matter inserted in folders
Contents
no. 1. The 40 [cent] rate period to California: the "stampless" covers / Basil C. Pearce -- no. 2. Adams & Company: first large organized Western Express Company and its successors / M.C. Nathan -- no. 3. Samuel W. Langton: California's greatest independent expressman / M.C. Nathan -- no. 4. Pioneer expressmen: Hunter & Co.'s Express, Everts & Co.'s Express and successors / Henry H. Clifford -- no. 5. Todd, Reynolds, and related companies / Henry H. Clifford -- no. 6. Gregory's Express, Berford & Co.'s Express / Henry H. Clifford -- no. 7. The Pony Express / Edgar B. Jessup -- no. 8. Overland Mail / Basil C. Pearce -- no. 9. Wells, Fargo & Co. / M.C. Nathan -- no. 10. Early California local mail / M.C. Nathan -- no. 11. Outside the mails via Nicaragua--via Panama / Basil C. Pearce -- no. 12. Ocean mail to the Pacific coast / Edgar B. Jessup
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
1 portfolio (12 pts.)
Other physical details
ill., facsims.

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