Panel 68A

Sent by express

Wells Fargo worked with other express companies to deliver letters. These letters were sent by Hopkinson’s Express.

No. 403 Sent from Ed Bunill to James Whartenby in Nevada City, California. Taken by Hopkinson’s Express. This small mountain express ran from Nevada City to Red Dog, Walloupa, You Bet, Little York, and Dutch Flat from 1863 to 1868.

No 404 Sent from James Holmes to James Whartenby in Nevada City, California. Taken by Hopkinson’s Express.

No. 404a Sent from James Holmes to James Whartenby in Nevada City, California. Taken by Hopkinson’s Express.

No. 404b Sent from James Holmes to James Whartenby in Nevada City, California. Taken by Hopkinson’s Express.

No. 404c Sent from Ed Bunill to James Whartenby in Nevada City, California. Taken by Hopkinson’s Express.

No. 404d Sent from James Holmes to James Whartenby in Nevada City, California. Taken by Hopkinson’s Express.

Photograph of Heydlauff’s store and express station in Red Dog, California, 1930s.

Photostat of printed Hopkinson’s Express frank from collection of Edgar B. Jessup.