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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 224
Description Index convert, 71, 71 n. 9, 107, 107 n. 17; description of school and home at Fort Utah, 76; clerk at Fort Utah, 77, 77 n. 17; battled Indians, 78-79; employed in excavating cellar for Mormon dignitary, 79-80, 80 n. 20; treated by Dr. James Blake, 87-88; clerk for justice of the peace, 97, 97 n. 5; reasons for remaining in Utah, 100; friends opinion of, 102, 105, 107; settled in Sanpete Valley with Dr. John M. Vaughn, 102, 105, 107; letter to family telling of death of, 102-5; relationship with fellow workers on Stansbury Survey, 135, 135 n. 23, 150 n. 62, 161 n. 81, 162 n. 82; lost on Great Salt Lake, 151-52, 152 n. 66; religious inclinations, 17, 70-71; will, 197 Hudson, Rebecca (mother of John Hudson), married, xiii; children, xiv Hudson, William (brother of John Hudson, xv Hunt, Jefferson, led members of Colony Guard to California, 70 n. 8 I Immigration, West from St. Joseph, Mis- souri, and Independence, Missouri, in 1847 and 1850,58 n. 24 Independence Day, celebrated by gold- seekers, 64 n. 1 Indians, requested Mormon colonists be sent to Utah Valley, 78 n. 18; descrip- tions, 76, 94-95, 147-48, 148 n. 57; battle with Utah Valley settlers, 78-79; description of Northern Shoshoni, 132 n. 18; description of Digger, 178, 178-79 n. 121; met Stansbury Survey, 147-48, 148 n. 57 J Jacobus, C. T., member of Colony Guard, 42 n. 2 James, John Angell, churchman, 13, 13 n. 18 Jordan, vessel, 4 n. 2 K Kansas City, Missouri, description, 58 n. 24; Colony Guard left, 63-65 L Lakeside Mountains, description, 177-78, 177 n. 120 Larkin, Thomas O., confirmed of gold in California, 31 n. 37 discovery Lewis, Marlene, acknowledgment, xvii Lloyd, Edward, company agent in Amer- ica, 45, 45 n. 7 Lorton, William B., traveled to California, 70n.8 Ludlow, , member of Colony Guard, 42 n. 2 M Major, William Warren, befriended John Hudson, 68; brief biography, 68 n. 6; designed seal for University of Deseret, 86 n. 30; wrote letter telling of John Hudson's death, 102-5 Marshall, James W., discovered gold in California, 31 n. 37 Mason, Richard, governor of California territory sent gold to Washington, D. C., 31, n.37 McNulty, John, physician, 30 n. 36; leader of Colony Guard, 30, 30 n. 36, 42, 42 n. 2, 63-65 n. 1; activities in California, 69n.7 Messenger & Sons, manufacturers, 45, 45 n. 7 Morgan, Cynthia, acknowledgment, xvii Morley, Isaac, gave John Hudson Patriar- chal Blessing, 71 n. 9; member of House of Representatives of State of Deseret, 85 n. 27; leader of settlement in Sanpete Valley, 102-3 n.10 Mormons, John Hudson's opinion of, 68; description of school at Fort Utah, 76, 76 n. 16; first schools, 76 n. 16; attitude toward forty-niners, 83 n. 24; attitude toward birth control, 84-85, 85 n. 26; petitioned congress to become a state, 85,85 n. 27; goldcoinedby, 86,86 n. 28; printing press, 86, 86 n. 29; established university, 86, 86 n. 30; campaign to attain self-sufficiency, 104, 104 n. 13; attitude toward Stansbury Survey, 116-17 Morton, Joseph T., manufacturer, 14, 14 n. 19 Mules, opinion of riders, 65, 65-66 n. 2 N New York City, descriptions, o-11, 14-15 culture and social conditions, 18, 18 n. 24, 25-27, 37-38, 37 n. 44; Colony Guard left, 48, 48-49 n. 10 New York Sacred Music Society, 18, 18 n. 24 Norris, C. A., owner of John Hudson papers, xi, xvii Nowlan, Jabez, shot in battle with Indians, 79 n. 19 224
Format application/pdf
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 327895
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6v1242x/327895