[Apostle Wilford Woodruff Journal] 6th We travled 14 miles & camped on the Bank of the Platt. We overtook 2 of the Brethren who went with A Lyman & co to overtake the Ox teams. There was 2 Buffalo cows & 2 calves killed to day. 14.
[source: Wilford Woodruff's Journal: 1833-1898 Typescript, Volumes 1-9, Edited by Scott G. Kenney, Signature Books 1993, http://amzn.to/newmormonstudies]