~ Wells Fargo Stagecoach ~

by Eric J H Joyce August. 18, 2012 3566 views

The term “stage” originally referred to the distance between stations on a route, the coach traveling the entire route in “stages,” but through constant misuse it came to apply to the coach. A fresh set of horses would be staged at the next station, so the coach could continue after a quick stop to rehitch the new horse team. Under this staging system the resting, watering and feeding of the spent horses would not delay the coach. A stagecoach could be any four wheeled vehicle pulled by horses or mules, the primary requirement being that it was used as a public conveyance, running on an established route and schedule.

Waiting to get ready for the ‘Sounds of Summer’ parade.

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Bryan 5 years, 1 month ago

Great captures of kids being kids:)

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Nanci A Mattos Nanci 5 years, 1 month ago

Wonderful set, # 4 left me delighted that gorgeous smile of this child :-D

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Armando 5 years, 1 month ago

Fantastic set!

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Marsha 5 years, 1 month ago

What a super fun post! Love the smile in #4... :)

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Dunja 5 years, 1 month ago

So beautiful and meaningful !!

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Gillian Parsons 5 years, 2 months ago

Oh my grandchildren would love that what an exciting time for them :-)

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Dan Ravasio 5 years, 2 months ago

Great quote, great information and great photos.....

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Mallusatish Reddy 5 years, 2 months ago


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Leslie D 5 years, 2 months ago

[i]"O-ho the Wells Fargo Wagon is a-comin' down the street,
Oh please let it be for me!
O-ho the Wells Fargo Wagon is a-comin' down the street,
I wish, I wish I knew what it could be!"[/i]

Great shots Eric - Love the joyful face in 4!

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Claire 5 years, 2 months ago

fantastic set !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Rob Gant 5 years, 2 months ago

Awesome i was wondering if these existed, you put my myth and question to rest, nice set

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