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Wells Fargo (Images of America: California)

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Those striking images of stagecoaches traversing rugged mountain terrain are no mere marketing gimmick, but part and parcel of Wells Fargo's storied past. When Henry Wells and William Fargo founded the company in 1852, the gold rush had already brought thousands of people to California and uncovered the largest amount of wealth then known to the world. Wells Fargo served a ...more
Paperback, 127 pages
Published December 11th 2006 by Arcadia Publishing (SC)
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Kevin Keating
Jul 20, 2015 Kevin Keating rated it liked it
Written by the historian for Wells Fargo. Some interesting stuff. Short and what I was looking for in a quick history with some pictures.
Jan 18, 2011 Vincent rated it it was ok
Shelves: work-financial
I am a sucker for historical, picture books, especially about the expansion of the American West and the 1800s. Sparse on narrative, abundant on pictures with captions.
Fredrick Danysh
Oct 08, 2011 Fredrick Danysh rated it liked it
Shelves: history
Wells Fargo used to transport passengers and mail by stage coah and wagons before it became a banking institution. This is the story of its frontier days.
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