The Pony Express was a mail service delivering messages, newspapers, and mail. Officially operating as the Leavenworth and Pike's Peak Express Company of First transcontinental telegraph · Pony Express mochila · Pony Express Museum. Il Pony Express fu un servizio di posta prioritaria che attraversava il Nord America da St. Joseph (Missouri), a Sacramento (California), dall'aprile all'ottobre. Pony Express – szybka poczta konna działająca na obszarze Wielkich Równin i Gór Skalistych, na odcinku od St. Joseph w Missouri do Sacramento w Kalifornii. The mochila was thrown over the saddle and held in place by the weight of the rider sitting on it. Today there is only a single letter known to exist from the inaugural westbound trip from St. Joseph, scolpito da Hermon Atkins MacNeil nel By there was a telegraph station in Carson City, Nevada. April 3, was the Pony Express' th anniversary. Da Wikipedia, l'enciclopedia libera. On the way they battle the weather, hostile Indians and Helic secessionists intent on shutting the operation down to encourage California to secede from the Union.