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Train

Description: 
Photograph of the railroad Walter Vail and his partners would use to ship cattle to other locations [ca.1890-1900].
Call Number: 
Empire Ranch -- Portfolio Box: (2) [Vault] Special Collections
Format: 
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Title: 
Train
Abstract: 
The railroad Walter Vail and his partners used to ship cattle to other locations such as Kansas City, St. Louis, Chicago and California. The prospect of shipping cattle to Eastern buyers caused ranchers to improve their herds and occupy the remaining open range.
Created: 
[ca. 1890-1900]
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