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    • Bunch of pioneers from near Gates, Custer County, Nebraska.

    • sod buildings horses carts and wagons shipping employees sod houses drays covered wagons smoking
    • Note: Among them is T.J. Butcher, freighting from Kearney before the railroad came to Broken Bow. Picture taken 1886, Custer County. Inscription on photo: 'Middle Loup pioneers 1885 freighting from Kearney.'
    • Rifle of wagon boss

    • Rifles; Tylee, Augustus A.; Nebraska Western Trails Project NSHS
    • Abstract Augustus A. Tylee, a wagon boss for the Russell, Majors & Waddell freighting firm of Nebraska City, poses armed for an 1866 portrait. Firearms were among the leading causes of accidental death and injury among emigrants. A trail diarist...
    • Government train en route to Utah

    • Wagon Trains; Mormons; Russell, Majors and Waddell; Nebraska Western Trails Project NSHS
    • Abstract Mormons in Utah rejected U.S. government authority in 1857, inciting the so-called ôMormon War.ö Freighting firms, such as Russell, Majors and Waddell of Nebraska City, prospered when thousands of tons of military supplies were needed...
    • Freighting train in front of Hawke and Nuckolls merchantile in Nebraska City, Nebraska

    • Nebraska City (Neb.); General stores -- Nebraska; Lumber-yards -- Nebraska; Stagecoach stations -- Nebraska; Covered wagons; Nebraska Western Trails Project NSHS
    • Abstract; Many emigrant trains stocked up on supplies in Nebraska City before continuing their journey west. Here a train stops in front of D. Cinnamond's lumber yard, a United States government stage office, and Hawke and Nuckolls store...

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