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  • Page 289

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

    Excerpt:
    September 28, 1850 ~ Saturday 28th We had to lie in camp while men went back after the oxen many went to fishing as there was a rushing creek which abounded with trout I caught 30 another man 32 and many caught about a Dozen each the men returned at night with the oxen September 29, 1850 ~ Sunday 29th [FIGURE] We left Fort Bridger this morning I went forward with my Division to day and the first Division or some of the[m] complained or murmured much ...
    Dates:
    September 28, 1850 September 29, 1850 September 30, 1850 October 1, 1850 October 2, 1850 October 3, 1850 October 4, 1850 October 5, 1850 October 6, 1850 October 7, 1850 October 8, 1850 October 9, 1850 October 10, 1850 October 11, 1850 October 12, 1850
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to Brigham Young, 5 October 1850

    Excerpt:
    16 miles East of BWebber River Oct 5th 1850 President Young Dear Sir We send unto you our Brethren Miner Atwood & Wm Branch with a request to you that you will use your influence to assist those Brethren to obtain some oxen to assist us the last 30 miles or so to get into the Valley we cannot cross those two last Ridges without some assistance. Our teams Have failed us much faster since we left Bridgers than Before. Our Oxen & ...
    Dates:
    October 5, 1850