Image Census A
complete census of known transcontinental pony express covers with
PDF file of the book
"The Pony Express, A Postal History" by Frajola, Walske and Kramer (48
re-classifications since 2005 publication of book
Pony Express covers for sale
Frajola's Board for
public discussion forum where philatelists from around the world can
chat, ask questions, and answer questions. Please join some of the
most respected philatelists on the internet. Although United States
postal history of the pre 1900 era is frequently discussed, all
philatelic topics are welcomed.
Census Site - The PhilaMercury
An online image and description database for United States covers that is
free and open-access. Over 18,000 covers listed
including the Marc Haas collection (info about this aspect
here). Database can
be browsed or searched, and results may be sorted by date, origin as
well as by additional parameters. Instructions and information on how to
use this resource are
Searchable PDF files of United States Post
Office Acts and postal rate summaries
Additional Page of Links useful for
research including newspaper archives, city directories and period source documents.
Also, Stanley B. Ashbrook's Special
links to the cornerstone series, written between 1951 and 1957,
relating to the analysis of United States covers.
This function searches the Frajola website as
well as Frajola's Board for Philatelists.
To search the census site, please use
the search function here.
Richard Frajola (Aug 2015)