Books

Angel, M. (1881). History of Nevada. Thompson and West. 1
Bagley, W. (2014). South Pass: Gateway to a Continent. University of Oklahoma Press. 2
Bradley, G. D. (1971). The Story of the Pony Express.
Bratt, J. (1921). Trails of Yesterday. The University Publishing Company.
Bresee, F. (1937). Overland Freighting in the Platte Valley 1850–1870 [Thesis (M.A.)-University of Nebraska (Lincoln campus), University of Nebraska].
Collins, D. O. (1963). The Hanging of Bad Jack Slade (First Edition). Golden Bell Press.
Coutant, C. G. (1899). The History of Wyoming from the Earliest Known Discoveries, Volume 1. Chaplin, Spafford & Mathison, Printers; Laramie Wyoming.
De Voto, B. (2000). The Year of Decision, 1846. 4
Fike, R. E., Headley, J. W. joint author, & United States. Bureau of Land Management. Utah State Office. (1979). The Pony Express Stations of Utah in Historical Perspective. [Salt Lake City] : Bureau of Land Management, Utah ; [Washington, D.C. : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.]. 6
Frederick, J. V. (1989). Ben Holladay, The Stagecoach King: A Chapter in the Development of Transcontinental Transportation. University of Nebraska Press. 7
Furniss, N. F. (1960). The Mormon Conflict: 1850–1859. Yale University Press. 8
Godfrey, A. (1994). Historic Resource Study: Pony Express National Historic Trail. U.S. Dept. of the Interior, National Park Service. 9
Hafen, L. R. (2004). The Overland Mail, 1849-1869: Promoter of Settlement, Precursor of Railroads. University of Oklahoma Press. 10
Hill, W. E. (2010). The Pony Express Trail: Yesterday and Today. Caxton Press. 11
Hyde, G. E. (1951). Pawnee Indians. University of Denver Press.
Hyde, G. E. (1961). Spotted Tail’s folk: History of Brulé Sioux. U. of Oklahoma P.
Jackson, W. T. (1979). Wagon Roads West: A Study of Federal Road Surveys and Construction in the Trans-Mississippi West, 1846-1869. University of Nebraska Press. 12
Johnsgard, P. A. (2007). A Guide to the Natural History of the Central Platte Valley of Nebraska. University of Nebraska, Lincoln. 13
Jones, R. H. (2005). Guarding the Overland Trails: The Eleventh Ohio Cavalry in the Civil War. Arthur H. Clark Co. 14
Marcy, R. B. (1861). The Prairie Traveler. A Hand-Book for Overland Expeditions. New York, Harper & brothers.
Mattes, M. J. (1988). The Great Platte River road: The Covered Wagon Mainline via Fort Kearny to Fort Laramie. University of Nebraska Press. 15
McBride, R. L. (1957). Utah Mail Service before the Coming of the Railroad, 1869 [M. A. thesis, Brigham Young University].
McClernan, J. B. (1977). Slade’s Wells Fargo Colt: Historical Notes. Exposition Press.
Moody, R. (n.d.). The Old Trails West. Promontory Press. 16
Moody, R. (1998). Stagecoach West. University of Nebraska Press. 17
Moody, R., & Riger, B. (2004). Riders of the Pony Express (1st Nebraska paperback). University of Nebraska Press. 18
Paden, I. D. (1990). Prairie Schooner Detours. Patrice Press. 19
Paden, I. D. (1985). The Wake of the Prairie Schooner. Patrice Press. 20
Petersen, J. G. (2008). A Route for the Overland Stage: James H. Simpson's 1859 Trail across the Great Basin. Utah State University Press.
Root, F. A. (Frank A., & Connelley, W. E. (1901). The Overland Stage to California. Topeka, Kan. : published by the authors.
Rottenberg, D. (2010). Death of a Gunfighter: The Quest for Jack Slade, the West’s Most Elusive Legend. Westholme ; Pen & Sword [distributor. 21
Settle, R. W., & Settle, M. L. (1949). Empire on Wheels. Stanford University Press. 22
Settle, R. W., & Settle, M. L. (1972). Saddles and Spurs: the Pony Express Saga. University of Nebraska Press. 23
Simpson, J. H., & United States. (1876). Report of explorations across the great basin of the territory of Utah ?for a direct wagon?route from Camp Floyd to Genoa, in Carson Valley, in 1859 /by Captain J. H. Simpson. Made by authority of the secretary of war and under instructions from Bvt. Brig. Gen. A. S. Johnston. Washington : Govt. print. off.,.
Stewart, G. R. (1983). The California Trail: An Epic with Many Heroes. University of Nebraska Press. 24
Tate, M. L. (2014). Indians and Emigrants: Encounters on the Overland Trails. 25
Tomkins, W. (1969). Indian Sign Language. Dover Publications. 26
Towle, V. R. (1967). Vigilante woman. Barnes; Yoseloff.
Twain, M. (1891). Roughing it. Hartford, Conn., American publishing company.
Unruh, J. D. (1993). The Plains Across: The Overland Emigrants and the Trans-Mississippi West, 1840-60 (1st unabridged pbk. ed). University of Illinois Press. 27
Utley, R. M. (1998). A Life Wild and Perilous: Mountain Men and the Paths to the Pacific. Henry Holt and Company. 28