The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 66, July 1962 - April, 1963 Page: 521
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30o heavy Drive 30o M Campted On the Banks Of the Platt On
The North Side having Forded it
Oct 1 Camped at the Springs bout ix Clock After having Forded
the Platt on the South side
2 bout 1 x M west of Larime travled rough roads Or hilly We
Met Tommy's Carivan Campt at the platt
3 Campted at the Platt 7 M East of Larime 2o M
4 After 18 M travl we Campted On the Botom land Snow On the
and Verry tedious
Oct 5 Verry Cold raw winds After about 13 M travvl Campt at
horse Shoo Creek No wood
6 After about 15 M travle We Camped in Scoots Bluffs Plenty
wood &8 water Grass &c &c
7 Campted At Chimny rock 14 M
8 A wild Mule Came in Sight Andrue Cunningham Cough it.
he was a fine fellow worked in the harness Nice
Oct 9 Camped on the Banks of the platt after about 12 M the
Capt Cild a Buffalo
1o We Campted at the mouth of Aok holler Whare Generel Harvey
Cild a lot of Squas and Childron.
11 After About 14 M travel we Camped On the South fork of the
platt During the day We Mett 3 trains Of Fraight going to Larima
Some of the boys bought Some Flower at the rate of 17$ Per loo
Oct 12 After having travled about 15 M We Campted On the banks
of the South fork of the platt thare We hunted Buffalo and
13 We travled bout 30o M Found dry watter to Camp at
14 Started in the Morning travled 21/2 M Found water then
Camped for the day and hunted Buffalo Cild Some Bulls there
Meat was so tuff it Made Such a suddon Change in the diet that it
Cosed bout Every Man in the Camp to Get on his head [in excessive
Oct 15 We campted on the banks of the platt after About 20 M
16 After 26 Miles travle We Campted On Some dirty Stream
17 After about 25 M travle We Campt on the banks of the Platt
18 After About xx M travle We Camped about 4 miles East of
Oct 19 We Campted On the banks of the Platt. 21 M
20 After about 22 M travle we Campted On the Isleland
21 We Crosed Over grandIsleland and Camped travled 16 M
down the North Side We Camped at Prairie Creek
Oct 22 After about 26 Miles travvle We Camped at Loope's Fork
23 We campted on Loope's Fork 15 M
24 We campted On the North Side of loops fork At 3 O Clock
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