Sacramento in Sacramento County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Pony Express
Russell, Majors, Waddell
—Founders, Owners, Operators —
Erected by National Pony Express Centennial Association - Dwight D. Eisenhower, Chairman - Sherrill Halbert, Vice President.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Pony Express National Historic Trail marker series.
Location. 38° 34.986′ N, 121° 30.251′ W. Marker is in Sacramento, California, in Sacramento County. Marker is on 2nd Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is within the bounderies of the Old Sacramento State Historic Park, on the wall next to the Old Sacramento and B.F. Hastings Building markers. Marker is in this post office area: Calpella CA 95418, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. B.F. Hastings Bank Building (here, next to this marker); Old Sacramento (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named The Pony Express (a few steps from this marker); Vernon-Brannan House (within shouting distance of this marker); New England Seed Store Booth Building (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lady Adams Building (about 400 feet away); Sacramento Engine Company No. 3 (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sacramento.
Regarding The Pony Express. See also other markers along the Pony Express National Historic Trail using the link in the "Marker Series" section above.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 11, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,884 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 11, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.