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The Resource Shotguns and stagecoaches : the brave men who rode for Wells Fargo in the Wild West, John Boessenecker

Shotguns and stagecoaches : the brave men who rode for Wells Fargo in the Wild West, John Boessenecker

Label
Shotguns and stagecoaches : the brave men who rode for Wells Fargo in the Wild West
Title
Shotguns and stagecoaches
Title remainder
the brave men who rode for Wells Fargo in the Wild West
Statement of responsibility
John Boessenecker
Title variation
Brave men who rode for Wells Fargo in the Wild West
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of true stories of the Wild West heroes who guarded the iconic Wells Fargo stagecoaches and trains introduces a colorful cast of characters as they battle thieves, highwaymen and robbers armed with explosives
Storyline
Tone
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10738895
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boessenecker, John
Dewey number
388.3/41092278
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wells, Fargo & Company
  • Wells, Fargo & Company
  • Stagecoaches
  • Coaching (Transportation)
  • Stagecoach robberies
  • West (U.S.)
  • Coaching (Transportation)
  • Employees
  • Stagecoach robberies
  • Stagecoaches
  • United States, West
  • TRANSPORTATION / General
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the brave men who rode for Wells Fargo in the Wild West
Label
Shotguns and stagecoaches : the brave men who rode for Wells Fargo in the Wild West, John Boessenecker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. The Gold Rush era -- Wells Fargo's pioneer messenger: Pilsbury "Chips" Hodgkins -- The first Wells Fargo detective: Henry Johnson -- From first stage driver to shotgun guard: Henry C. Ward -- Twelve-gauge justice: Daniel C. Gay -- Part 2. The stage robbery era -- From Pony Express to Wells Fargo: "Shotgun Jimmy" Brown -- The rifleman: Steve Venard -- A shotgun messenger in old Montana: John X. Beidler -- "Honest, faithful & brave": Eugene Blair -- Chief Special Officer: James B. Hume -- Riverman, expressman: Andy Hall -- The man who captured Black Bart: Harry N. Morse -- True grit: Mike Tovey
Control code
1970281
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9781250184887
Lccn
2018019773
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781250184887
  • (OCoLC)1016978447
Label
Shotguns and stagecoaches : the brave men who rode for Wells Fargo in the Wild West, John Boessenecker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. The Gold Rush era -- Wells Fargo's pioneer messenger: Pilsbury "Chips" Hodgkins -- The first Wells Fargo detective: Henry Johnson -- From first stage driver to shotgun guard: Henry C. Ward -- Twelve-gauge justice: Daniel C. Gay -- Part 2. The stage robbery era -- From Pony Express to Wells Fargo: "Shotgun Jimmy" Brown -- The rifleman: Steve Venard -- A shotgun messenger in old Montana: John X. Beidler -- "Honest, faithful & brave": Eugene Blair -- Chief Special Officer: James B. Hume -- Riverman, expressman: Andy Hall -- The man who captured Black Bart: Harry N. Morse -- True grit: Mike Tovey
Control code
1970281
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9781250184887
Lccn
2018019773
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781250184887
  • (OCoLC)1016978447

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