Pony Express Stables

Also known as: Pike's Peak Stables
914 Penn St., St. Joseph, Missouri

Photos 

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Street Views 

Description 

The original building on this site was the starting point for the Pony Express, which carried mail form St. Joseph to Sacramento, California between April 1860 and October 1861. -- Historic American Buildings Survey

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 3, 1970
Reference number
70000322
Areas of significance
Transportation; Communications
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Building
Historic function
Animal facility
Current function
Museum
Period of significance
1850-1874
Significant years
1858; 1860; 1861

Update Log 

  • May 9, 2017: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger
  • April 28, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER
  • July 15, 2010: New Street View added by Ruth Reynolds

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