Diary of Cox - I Remain

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Title Saga of the Sanpitch Vol 10
Subject Pioneers
Description Stories and poems about early Southern Utah Pioneers
Publisher Snow College
Date 1978
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Snow College
Holding Institution Snow College
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Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-03-01
Date Modified 2005-03-01
ID 323735
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Title Diary of Cox - I Remain
Description Now T must try to get some rest, "for there is a company moving Edst tomorrow, and we are expected to be a part of it- I remain, Your Father in the Gospel Frederick Walter Cox, Sr. Frederick Walter Cox, Sr. by John Clifton Moffitt Travel ing Eastward To My Dear Family. I am well and hope this finds you the same. I traveled across the plains to Florence (Nebraska) arriving Oune 19th without accident or anything strange happening. Bought a diary today. Here I charged my course to Sidney, reaching that place on Tuesday, June 23rd. Saw Mr. Nelson Taiicott. He did not ask me into his house. 1 did not realize that so many held so much bitterness against those of us who migrated our folks i there--they are all well. Left them Tune 27th on ing the IRON HORSE. He snorts along and shows you the country On the 2nd of July 1 left Buffalo on the wrong train. "New York at 8:Q0 p.m. I just bought five apples for 5 cents to eat on the an hour our oxen travel. The timber is beech, birch, maple, ash, hickory, elm, butternut, pine, and hemlock. Just passed Plymouth, the town where I was raised, and am 1/4 mile of cousin Scoviiies. Reached New York City on July 3rd. Found some for which 1 jars is no name, but found a place to stay for $1.50 a day. On July 4th I boarded the City of Manchester and started for Liverpool at 12:00 noon. I have been thinking that I should feel some regret at leaving the land of my birth, -59-
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Identifier 073_Diary of Cox - I Remain.jpg
Source Saga of the Sanpitch Vol. 10
Setname snowc_sts
Date Created 2005-02-23
Date Modified 2005-02-23
ID 323633
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