5 edition of Riding the pony express. found in the catalog.
|Statement||illus. by Grace Paull.|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.B912 Ri|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||95|
|LC Control Number||48008051|
Nearly everything you thought you knew about the Pony Express is wrong. Well, perhaps not wrong, but exaggerated or romanticized. If you’re like me, you’re probably imagining men dressed in fringed leather uniform on horses, riding at break-neck speeds to carry important business and love letters hundreds of miles, perhaps while simultaneously shooting their Wincester rifles in the air. Pony Express Adventures: Pony Express - th Anniversary The year is the th Anniversary of the Pony Express of It operated during an eventful time in the American West, as the development of the United States was taking : Ron Bell.
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This colorful and accessible picture book recounts the day-to-day adventures of Pony Express riders on the first transcontinental mail delivery system, from St. Joseph, MO, to Sacramento, CA. The book opens with a map of the overland route, a time line of major events in the Express’s short-lived history (), and a quote from Mark. Riding the Pony Express. [Deborah Kent] -- Fifteen-year-old Lexie follows the Pony Express Trail in search of her brother. Book: All Authors / Contributors: Deborah Kent. Find more information about: ISBN: X OCLC Number.
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The story tells of the adventures of Dick Park, who came alone from New York to St. Joseph to join his father, only to find that his father was a pony express rider with no real home. But Dick goes to his station in the Nebraska prairies, and has an exciting time.
A map- and some songs- add variety. Pony Express Pony Express rider passing telegraph workers near Chimney Rock on the North Platte River; from a painting by George M.
Ottinger for Harper's Weekly magazine, November 2, Rare Book and Special Collections Division/Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. (digital. cph 3b). Dick Park is the son of a Pony Express rider, Katy Kelly is the daughter of a way station master, and Little Bear is an Indian boy who lives nearby.
How three friends keep the mail moving is just part of this fast-moving tale about the great experiment in transcontinental communication. S Pb, illus. Riding the Pony Express by Clyde Robert Bulla,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5().
The Pony Express was with us for only a year-and-a-half and wasn't meant to be a lasting method of transporting mail. Eventually the telegraph and travel by the transcontinental railroad would replace the Pony Express.
There were parts of the book that I skimmed through where I felt the author was telling me more than I cared to s: Here Comes the Pony Re-Ride Re-Ride Schedule Members Mount their Horses and Re-Ride History.
Follow the Pony Express Re-Ride and the mail as they travel 1, miles from St. Joseph, MO to Sacramento, CA. The Pony Riders travel day and night to make the 10 day trip.
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The Pony Express was a mail service delivering messages, newspapers, and mail using relays of horse-mounted riders that operated from April 3,to Octobetween Missouri and California in the United States of America. Operated by Central Overland California and Pikes Peak Express Company, the Pony Express was a great financial investment to the U.S.
Riding the Pony Express by Clyde Robert Bulla,T.Y. Crowell Co. edition, in EnglishPages: She has published three other books with Kingfisher in the Saddles, Stars & Stripes series: Chance of a Lifetime, Blackwater Creek, Riding the Pony Express. A graduate of Oberlin College and Smith College, Debra now lives in Chicago with her daughter and husband, the children's author R.
Conrad : Deborah Kent. Get this from a library. Riding the Pony Express. [Clyde Robert Bulla; Grace Paull] -- Dick travels from New York to meet his father, a rider for the Pony Express.
His father is not in St. Joe and he continues to Owl Creek, one of the way stations where riders change horses. Riding the Pony Express has 1 reviews and 1 ratings. Reviewer rader5 wrote: I like the boy character in this book because he has a lot of adventures.I love all kinds of adventure books.
This was a great book.I also love the fun songs in this book!!!!!!!!5/5(1). Compare book prices from overbooksellers. Find Riding the Pony Express (X) by Bulla, Clyde Robert.4/5()."Pony Express" is about how back in the big gold rush was beginning. The people wanted to get word back and fourth from home quickly.
William H. Russell decided to invent the Pony Express. The rest of the book talks about the riders who delivered the mail and all the different challenges they faced.
This book was okay/5(9). Riding for the Pony Express seems like the ticket to his dream. And when he meets the stationmaster's beautiful sister, it seems he may be within reach of the happy life he craves.
Mara Reid is thrilled to finally meet the man of her dreams, and the fact that they both want to raise horses in the Sweetwater River valley seems like confirmation /5(17).