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Title A Forty-niner in Utah with the Stansbury Exploration of Great Salt Lake: Letters and Jounral of John Hudson, 1848-50
Creator Hudson, John, 1826-1850
Subject Frontier and pioneer life; Letters; Diaries -- Authorship; Mormons
Subject Local Mormons --Utah--Biography; Frontier and pioneer life --Utah; West (U.S.) --Description and travel; Utah --Description and travel
Description John Hudson, artist and writer, chronicles his travels from New York City across the Plains towards California to partake in the Gold Rush. What was to have been a temporary stop in Salt Lake City stretches to sixteen months and includes participation in Captain Howard Stansbury's expedition of the Great Salt Lake.
Publisher Tanner Trust Fund University of Utah Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
Contributors Madsen, Brigham D.; Cooley, Everett L.; Tyler, S. Lyman; Ward, Margery W.
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Relation Is part of: Utah, the Mormons, and the West, no. 11
Coverage Time: 1848-50
Rights Management University of Utah, Copyright 2001
Holding Institution J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah.
Source Physical Dimensions 14.75 cm x 23 cm
Source Characteristics Printed Hard Cover Book
Scanning Technician Karen Edge
Metadata Cataloger Kenning Arlitsch; Jan Robertson
ARK ark:/87278/s6v1242x
Topic Mormons; Frontier and pioneer life; United States, West; Utah; Letters; Diaries--Authorship
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-20
Date Modified 2011-04-07
ID 327931
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6v1242x

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Title Forty-niner in Utah, Index page 221
Description Index A Abbot I-I member of Colony Guard, 42 n. 2 Alsop ,--I member of Colony Guard, 42 n. 2 Antelope Island, description, 127-28, 127 n. 2, 128 n. 4; see also Great Salt Lake Appalachian Mountains, description of travel across, 50-51, 51 n. 15 Archambeault, Auguste, reconnoitered western side of Great Salt Lake, 118-21; member of 1845 Fremont party, 120; sent on trading expedition for horses, 167 n. 92 Ashby, Benjamin, drove cattle to Antelope Island, 128 n. 4 Astor House, description, 9-10, 10 n. 9 B Bagatelle, game, 4 n. 3 Ball, William S., member of Colony guard, 42,42 n. 2 Baltimore, Maryland, description, 49 n. 11; hotel accommodations in, 49-50 n. 23 Barrel, Charles, see Burrill, C. D. Beck's Hot Springs, description, 83-84, 84 n. 25 Big Elk, Indian chief killed by the Mor- mons, 79 n. 19 Big Mountain, first view of Great Salt Lake Valley, 82, 82 n. 22 Bird Island, description, 184 n. 135; see also Great Salt Lake Blake, James, assisted Mormons in killing Indians, 79 n. 19; relationship with Howard Stansbury and his survey, 80-81 n. 21; accompanied Stansbury on recon- noiter of cutoff from Bridger to Hum- boldt River, 116; reconnoitered western side of Great Salt Lake, 118-21 Bonneville, Lake, Great Salt Lake remnant of, 124; description, 124-25; discussion of, 150 n. 63; see also Great Salt Lake Bowery, description, 98, 98 n. 8 Breaden, Susannah, acknowledgment, xvii Bridger, Jim, guide for Howard Stansbury, 116 Brine Fly, description, 185 n. 138, 187 Brine Shrimp, description, 185 n. 138 Brooklyn, New York, fire 10,lO n. 10 Brownsville, Pennsylvania, description, 51 n.15 Bruff, J. Goldsborough, captain of Wash- ington City and California Mining Asso ciation Company, 64 n. 1 Bryant, Edwin, publication of travels to California, 36, 36 n. 43 Bucklin, D. W., member of Colony Guard, 42 n. 2; reached California, 70 n. 8 Bucklin, J., see Bucklin, D. W. Burrill, C. D., member of Colony Guard, 42 n. 2; reached California, 70 n. 8 C Cairo, Illinois, Charles Dickens descrip- tion, 54-55 n. 20 California, gold discovered, 31-32 n. 37; proclamation forbidding foreigners from digging gold, 43, 43 n. 4; granted state- hood, 85 n. 27 Camp Drum, established, 113 Cantonment Loring, established, 113 Carrington, Albert, elected assessor and collector of State of Deseret, 85 n. 27; regent of University of Deseret, 86 n. 30; assisted S tansbury Survey, 121; bio- graphical information, 121-22, 194; rela- tionship with fellow workers on Stans- bury Survey, 135, 135 n. 23, 150 n. 62, 161 n. 82; attitude toward chaining crew, 145 n. 53, 163 n. 86, 164 n. 87, 164 n. 88, 171 n. 101, 175 n. 111, 181 n.127,187n.144,188n.145 Carrington Island, description, 183-84, 183 n. 131; see also Great Salt Lake Cass, Lewis, ran for president, 18, n. 25 Castle Island, see Fremont Island Ca tlin, George, publications on Indians, 35,351x41 Cheever, George Barrel], churchman, 17, 17n.23 Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, semi-annual general conference, 87, 87 n. 32; see also Mormons Cincinnati, Ohio, description, 53-54, 54 n. 19 Coker, Edward, member of Colony Guard, 4.2 n. 2; reminiscence on travel through Death Valley, 70 n. 8 221
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Source A Forty-niner in Utah with the Stansbury Exploration of Great Salt Lake: Letters and Journal of John Hudson, 1848-50
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 327892
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6v1242x/327892