Pony Express at the Discovery Museum

The Discovery Museum of Sacramento currently has an exhibit about the Pony Express on display through September 4, 2001.

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Discovery Museum in Old Sacramento
Here comes the Pony Express
Rich Tatman delivers the mail.

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Mayor Shattuck of Old Sacramento
reads a proclamation welcoming
the Pony Express.
Kids and horses just always go together.
Pony Express Riders check out
the new exhibit.

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Pony Express Riders check out
the new exhibit.
A mochila is on exhibit.
An Olympic Torch carried by
the Pony Express in on exhibit.

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There are a number of framed objects also on display.

Photos and information provided by Tom Crews, June 2001.