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Submitted by: Fred W Dethlefsen

In 1857 a company advertised for "16,000 yoke of good working cattle, from four to 7 years of age" and "Fifteen hundred men". The price they would pay for the cattle was $75 per yoke, and the wages for the teamsters they hired would be $25 per month. What was the name of the hauling company, and where was their shipping center in Nebraska?

Point here for Gary Martens' answer ---> Russell, Majors and Waddell. The ad ran when they were moving their headquarters from Leavenworth to Nebraska City.
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