Donner-Reed Pass, Utah Territory

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  • Page 82

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

    Excerpt:
    July 16, 1847 ~ Friday 16 I took Brs Young & Rockwood into my Carriage & drove on with the Camp 6 1/2 miles & nooned in the same valley which we nam ed Mathews vale we travled in the afternoon 9 1/2 miles with per- pendicular rocks on one side & steep bluffs on the other thousands of feet high we had a bad road for the sick to travel in & wearied Br Young out & he was sick at night. for several mil[es] on the North ...
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    July 16, 1847 July 17, 1847 July 18, 1847 July 19, 1847 July 20, 1847
  • Page 83

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

    Excerpt:
    July 21, 1847 ~ Wednesday 201st we set the tire on one wheel of Fowlers waggon we remain in camp to day in consequence of sickness, Brs Kimball Benson & Lorenzo Young went through the Canion of Ogdens fork which is [the] name of the creek we camped on, the rout we are taking is Reeds Pass which we have named Pratts Pass in ...
    Dates:
    July 21, 1847 July 22, 1847 July 23, 1847