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Sent by express

Wells Fargo worked with other express companies to deliver letters. These letters were sent by Rhodes and Lusk’s Express, Rhodes and Co. Express, and Rhodes and Whitney’s Express.

No. 532 Sent from Yreka by Rhodes and Lusk’s Express and forwarded by Wells Fargo to Tandler and Co. in San Francisco, California. Rhodes and Lusk’s Express ran from Weaverville and Yreka to Shasta in 1852 and 1854.

No. 533 Sent from Weaverville by Rhodes and Co. Express and forwarded by Wells Fargo to Tandler and Co. in San Francisco, California.

No. 534 Sent from Yreka by Rhodes and Whitney’s Express and forwarded by Wells Fargo to Tandler and Co. in San Francisco, California.

No. 535 Sent from Weaverville by Rhodes and Whitney’s Express and forwarded by Wells Fargo to Tandler and Co. in San Francisco, California.

No. 536 Sent to J. Webb Nicholson in Downieville, California. Taken from Yreka to Shasta by Rhodes and Whitney’s Express and from Shasta to Marysville by Wells Fargo. Langton’s Pioneer Express delivered it from Marysville to Downieville, where it arrived Sept. 19, 1855.

Photograph of Happy Camp, California, 1930s.

Photograph of Orleans Bar, California, 1930s.