New Pony Express Statue designed by Peter Fillerup
The National Pony Express Association, is proud to announce a new monument by Peter M. Fillerup commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Pony Express. Plans are underway to mark the historic trail with monuments, statues, and commemorative plaques. Three monuments have already been approved for Sidney, Nebraska; Sandy, Utah; and Folsom, California. The goal is to have a national monument in Fort Laramie and then reproductions in every 28 Museums along the Pony Express Trail. Please join with us in celebrating the significant role the Pony Express has played in our western heritage, and keep the memory alive.
The monument is coming along - picture taken April 23, 2010
With the monumental statue underway, a smaller bronze edition of "Hard and Fast All the Way" is being offered. The 21"x 27"x 6" edition is limited to 150 bronze castings and offered at an introductory price of $5,500. A $2,750 deposit will secure your casting number with the balance due when the statue is shipped within 10-12 weeks of ordering. Now is the time to order your casting because on June 1st the statue retail price will go up to $7,500.
Peter Fillerup is a Nationally famed artist who has designed this new Statue of the Pony Express to be a monument all across the Pony Express Trail. Along with this Statue Peter Fillerup/Wild West Designs has designed and developed numerous souvenirs for sale. Some proceeds from the sale of statues and souvenirs will go to the NPEA.