Hinckley & Co's. Express was founded in 1860 by C.S. Hinckley and John Sowers. The express operated between the mining towns, via Denver City and Fort Kearney, to Omaha City, Nebraska Territory. The company was purchased by the Central Overland, California & Pike's Peak Express Company on May 11, 1861.

 

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24 December 1860 Denver City, Kansas Territory to Fort Atkinson, Iowa

Hinckley & Co's Express franked envelope, 1 January 1861 entered the U.S. mails at Omaha, Nebraska Territory

   

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17 March 1861 Georgia Gulch (below present day Leadville) to Fort Dodge, Iowa

25 March 1861 Denver city, Colorado Territory to Fort Dodge, Iowa

Hinckley & Co's Express franked envelope, 30 March 1861 entered the US mails at Omaha, Nebraska Territory

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