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Cassville in Barry County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Butterfield Overland Mail in Missouri - 1858-1861

 
 
Butterfield Overland Mail in Missouri - 1858-1861 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2012
1. Butterfield Overland Mail in Missouri - 1858-1861 Marker
Inscription.

Cassville, the last town
on the route of
the Butterfield Mail in Missouri,
was not a relay station
but the coaches stopped
for mail and passengers

 
Erected 1958 by State Historical Society of Missouri.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Butterfield Overland Mail, and the Missouri, State Historical Society of marker series.
 
Location. 36° 40.732′ N, 93° 52.099′ W. Marker is in Cassville, Missouri, in Barry County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (State Road Y) and 7th Street, on the left when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is on the south grounds of the county courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 700 Main Street, Cassville MO 65625, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Secession Convention in Cassville (within shouting distance of this marker); Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Roaring River School (approx. 6.7 miles away); Purdy Veteran's Memorial (approx. 10 miles away); Potts' Hill (approx. 15.2 miles away in Arkansas); Butterfield Overland Mail in Missouri — 1858-1861 (approx. 15 miles away).
 
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Butterfield Overland Mail in Missouri - 1858-1861 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 9, 2012
2. Butterfield Overland Mail in Missouri - 1858-1861 Marker
Barry County Courthouse in background
 Butterfield Overland Mail in Missouri. (Submitted on January 9, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 9, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 317 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 9, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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