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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
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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 225
Description Index 0 O'Brien, William Smith, Irish patriot, 18, 18-19 n. 26 Oil, presence at Great Salt Lake reported, 149,149 n. 59 P Passenger Canyon, route into Great Salt Lake Valley, 82, 82 n. 22 Patterson, J., member of Colony Guard, 42 n. 2 Patton, William, churchman, 13,13 n. 17 Peelor, N., member of Colony Guard, 43 Pelham, Guard, 42' member of Colony Pelican Island, see Gunnison Island Perpetual Emigrating Fund, 89 n. 33 Perraul t, Francois, member of S tansbury Survey, 167 n. 92 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Colony Guard arrived, 49; population in 1849, 49 n. 11 Pilot Peak, Howard Stansbury arrived at, 120 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, description, 51-52, 52 n. 17 Polk, James K., declined to run for presi- dent, 18, n. 25 Population Control, Mormon attitude toward, 84-85,85 n. 26 Postage, description of service and charges, 16,16 n. 21 Prairie, travel on, 65-67, 67 n. 4 Preamble and Constitution of the Colony Guard, 1849, purchased by University Library, xi-xii; facsimile, 198-208 Presque Isle, see Strong's Knob Promontory Mountains, description, 131, 131 n. 14; vegetation on, 132, 132 n. 17; see also Great Salt Lake Promontory Peninsula, rock formations on, 142, 1 .42 n. 43; see also Great Salt Lake Q Quaker Hat Island, see Bird Island R Railroad, description of in 1849, 50; description of Baltimore and Ohio Rail- road, 1849,5O n. 13 Riker, A., member of Colony Guard, 42 n. 2 Robbins, Royal E. (friend of John Hudson), 12, 12 n. 15; offered to outfit John Hudson to goldfields, 41 Robinson, William J., member of Colony Guard, 42 n. 2; died on trek to Califor- nia, 70 n. 8 Rock Abbey, see Great Salt Lake Rocky Gate, see Great Salt Lake Ross, James Clark, expeditions to Arctic, 145,145-46 n. 54 Ross, John, expeditions to Arctic, 145, 145-46 n. 54 Rouke, J., member of Colony Guard, 42 n. 2 Rouke, W., member of Colony Guard, 42 n. 2 Rozel Point, drilling for oil, 149 n. 59; see also Great Salt Lake Salt Lake City, descriptions, 67, 67 n. 5, 82-83; cost of lots, 72-73, 73 n. 13; price of provisions in 1849-50, 83, 83 n. 23, 188 Salt Lake Valley, see Great Salt Lake Valley Sands, William S., member of Colony Guard, 42 n. 2, 43; reached California, 70 n. 8 Sanpete Valley, settled, 102-3 n. 10; settle- ment needed strengthening, 103 n. 10 Seagulls, "Miracle of the Gulls," 95, 95 n. 3 Sego Lily, description 183 n. 133 Shearman (Sherman), John, son of John H. Shearman, 14 Shearman (Sherman), John H. (friend of Hudson family), physician, 11, 11 n. 13; description of circumstances of, 13-14; family affairs, 24, 29 Shearman (Sherman), William H., son of John H. Shearman, 14; joined gold diggers, 30, 31; member of Colony Guard, 42 n. 2, 44-45; reached Califor- nia, 70 n. 8 Slavery, description of sale of young boy, 55; chief trading centers in 184Os, 55-56 n. 21 Sowiette, Indian chief requested colonists be sent to Utah Valley, 78 n. 18 Spencer, Orson, chancellor of University of Deseret, 86 n. 30 St. Louis, Missouri, description, 56, 56-57, n. 22 Stagecoach, description of travel, 50-51, 5i n. 15 Standish, Henry, cook for Stansbury Sur- 225
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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 327896
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6v1242x/327896