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Transcontinental Mail

Newspaper Clippings

Logan County, Oklahoma


Submitted by: Bob Chada

© Guthrie Register News
Sunday, April 17, 1955

Transcontinental Mail

On September 19, 1858 the first transcontinental mail through Oklahoma started from St. Louis over the Butterfield Line. 192 miles of the trip, from Fort Smith to Colbert's Ferry, was through Oklahoma. The line was abolished in 1861.

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