Fremont, Unorganized U.S. Territory

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  • Page 48

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

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    other end erect in the air as a guide bord containing the follo wing words. Open this box and you will find a letter. 316 miles to winter Quarters, Pioneers. Lattitude 41°. (our friends no doubt will be glad to get the letter as it contains an account of our Journey. We travled 6 miles & nooned then travled 4 & camped for the night our teams are some weak in consequence of not getting grass for several days as it was eat out by the buff alo there ...
    Dates:
    May 11, 1847 May 12, 1847
  • Page 76

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

    Excerpt:
    [page covered] [Basin] for a settlement than Major Harris did, that it was his [page torn] & if this people settled in it he wanted to settle with them, there [page torn] but one thing that could operate against it becoming a great gra[in] [page torn] country & that would be frost. He did not know but the frost would effect the corn. He said there was a spring at the end of the Salt lake that produced both hot & cold fresh water, & hot & ...
    Dates:
    June 29, 1847 June 30, 1847