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  Letter, Tho. Ewing, Jr. to Dear Sir
Author: Ewing, Jr., Thomas , 1829-1896
Date: March 29, 1858

In this letter from Leavenworth, Ewing began with comments on a note that was being extended and ended with observations about his city's rapid growth and bright prospects. "Majors & Russell," he predicted, "will only start a portion of their trains from Nebraska City. They will do all their business here as far as the capacity of the town & neighborhood will permit."

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: Thomas Ewing, Jr. Collection, #341, Letter Press Book #1
Item Number: 100519              Number of images: 2
Keywords: Commerce; Ewing, Thomas, 1829-1896; Freight and freightage; Leavenworth County, Kansas Territory; Leavenworth, Kansas Territory; Majors, Alexander, 1814-1900; Nebraska City, Nebraska Territory; Russell, William H (of Russell, Majors and Waddell)

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