Profile of the Day: Buffalo Bill

Posted April 3, 2013 by Amanda | No Comment

Buffalo Bill

Today is the anniversary of the first successful Pony Express run. On April 3, 1860, the very first Pony Express mail delivery service ran from Saint Joseph, Missouri to Sacramento, California by horseback, using a series of relay stations. During its short lifespan, the Pony Express was the West’s most direct means of east-west communication. Perhaps the most notable rider was Buffalo Bill, whose adventures as a young Pony Express rider have come to epitomizes the legend and folklore of the Pony Express and the American Old West.

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