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overland stage

  1. a stagecoach used in the western U.S. during the middle of the 19th century.
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Origin of overland stage

First recorded in 1855–60
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Historical Examples

  • The driver was old Bill Reed, an overland-stage driver, and our wagon-master.

    An Autobiography of Buffalo Bill (Colonel W. F. Cody)

    Buffalo Bill (William Frederick Cody)