LUND Utah Feby 20th.
Hon. David Eccles Esqr.
Vice Prest. U. &. P. R. R. Dear Friend and Brother; I enclose you copies of letters just written which will advise you of the present situation here. As to the sheep industry there are about two hundred thousand head on this Desert and Sulphur or LUND is the central point at which most if not all of them would be sheared if suita ble facilities were offered. If we got, say one hundred thousand and the clip averaged five pounds which is a light average and the rate to Milford was 25 cts and this is what the sheep men with whom I have talked are willing to pay this one item of freight alone would bring us $ 1250.oo besides attendant freight and passenger business incident thereto. Open wells can be had in the vac-inity of Sulphur to water sheep from at a modearte cost, several being now in operation. The water in some cases is rackish, but ggod eneugh for sheep. In some instances it is very good at a debth only of twenty
Click tabs to swap between content that is broken into logical sections.
2.5 x 3.75 - 8 x 13 in. handwritten or typed on paper
Archived TIFF images were scanned by Susan Highsmith at 400 dpi with an Epson Expression 10000XL scanner. Digital images were reformatted in Photoshop. JPG and PDF files were then created for general use.
Digital Image Copyright 2007. Materials may be used for non-profit and educational purposes, please credit the Special Collections Department, Stewart Library, Weber State University. Reproduction for publication, exhibition, web display or commercial use is only permissible with the consent of the Special Collections Department, Stewart Library, Weber State University. firstname.lastname@example.org