Mail Stage Rules, circa 1826

Summary

The Emison & McClure Company issued this small broadside informing the public of the rules and regulations they had established in conducting their mail stage line between Louisville, Kentucky and St. Louis, Missouri. Copies of the broadside would have been posted in the company's offices and given to passengers.

The Emison & McClure Company issued this small broadside informing the public of the rules and regulations they had established in conducting their mail stage line between Louisville, Kentucky and St. Louis, Missouri. Copies of the broadside would have been posted in the company's offices and given to passengers.

Artifact

Broadside (Notice)

Subject Date

circa 1826

Creators

Emison and McClure Company 

Stout, Elihu, 1786-1860 

Western Sun and General Advertiser 

Place of Creation

United States, Indiana, Vincennes 

Creator Notes

Printed for the Emison and McClure Company by Elihu Stout and his Western Sun and General Advertiser in Vincennes, Indiana.

Collection Title

Seymour Dunbar Collection 

 On Exhibit

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

Object ID

82.129.1522

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

Material

Paper (Fiber product)

Technique

Printing (Process)

Color

Black-and-white (Colors)

Dimensions

Height : 6.5 in

Width: 7.25 in

Inscriptions

Printed at top of broadside: MAIL STAGE RULES

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