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Stagecoaches were familiar vehicles along the main roads of the East and the South before the coming of railroads in the 1830s and 1840s. Even as the nation's network of iron and steel rails grew larger and more comprehensive, stagecoach connections to small and isolated communities continued to supplement passenger trains well into the second decade of the twentieth century.
*High level of speed
*Easy to travel
*Fits 9 people
*large amounts of good could be transported
*1 person had 15 inches of space
*First class travel costing $7
*Dangerous for passengers
*Dangerous for employees
*Only flows north and south
*Hard to travel upstream
Russel Blakeley developed stagecoach lines from St.cloud, Minnesota, to Fort Abercrombie, Breckenridge to Winnipeg, Manitoba, and Bismarck to the Black Hills. He also provided steamship service from Fort Abercrombie to Winnipeg.
impact North Dakota
People could get from place to place faster and easier.