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Diary of George A. Thomas

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Title Diary of George A. Thomas
Subject Diaries; Frontier and pioneer life; Mormon pioneers
Spatial Coverage Hyde Park (Utah); Wales
Personal Names Thomas, George A.
Description Diary of George Thomas, one of the early Mormon pioneers who traveled overland to the Salt Lake Valley in the mid-19th century. Thomas writes of his activities as an LDS church leader in Wales, immigration to the U.S. and life in Hyde Park, Utah. The diary also includes family genealogical information
Creator Thomas, George, 1821-1890
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Contributors Transcribed by Elizabeth Rogers
Date 1852; 1853; 1854; 1855; 1856; 1857; 1858; 1859; 1860; 1861; 1862; 1863; 1864; 1865; 1866; 1867; 1868
Type Text
Format image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications Scanned with a Leica S1 Pro digital scanning camera, using a Hasselblad 120mm Makro-Planar f/4 lens. Exposure was at f/11 with a blue filter. Lighting provided by Kaiser Softlite ProVision 6x55W fluorescent 5400K daylight lights. Files saved as uncompressed TIFF at 3500x 5117 pixels and converted to 800 x 1200 pixel JPEG images for Web presentation.
Resource Identifier http://content.lib.utah.edu/cgi-bin/docviewer.exe?CISOROOT=/uw&CISOPTR=453
Source ms 23
Language eng
Relation is part of: Overland Trails and Diaries collection, 1847-69
Coverage 1849-1868
Rights Management Digital image copyright 2002, University of Utah. All rights reserved.
Source Physical Dimensions 16.5 x 11 cm
Contributing Institution J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah. Salt Lake City, UT 84112
Scanning Technician Kelly Taylor
ARK ark:/87278/s6n01hpz
Setname uu_awm
Date Created 2012-01-30
Date Modified 2012-01-30
ID 1081813
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6n01hpz
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