Sent by express
Wells Fargo worked with other express companies to deliver letters. These letters were delivered by Alta Express Co., Anderson’s Pony Express, and Anthony and Co.’s Express.
No. 213 Sent by Alta Express Co. to Messrs. Sneath and Arnold at 77 Front Street in San Francisco, California.
No. 214 Sent by Alta Express Co. from Forest Hill to Dr. J. Gates at 72 R Street in Sacramento, California.
No. 215 Sent by Alta Express Co to Eastman and Co. in Downieville, California.
No. 215a Sent by Alta Express Co. to Auburn, California, where it was forwarded to Mrs. Nancy S. Webster in Bethel, Vermont.
No. 216 Sent by Anderson’s Pony Express from Mountain City to Denver in Colorado, which was considered part of the Kansas Territory at the time. It was then forwarded by the Overland Mail to Mrs. James M. Dorlan in Downingtown, Chester County, Pennsylvania in 1859.
No. 217 Sent by Anthony and Co.’s Express from San Francisco to the John W. Denver, Secretary of State, in Benicia, California. Letter enclosed is dated June 11th, 1853.