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Forty-niner in Utah, Appendices page 199

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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, Appendices page 199
Description Colony Guard Constitution PREAMBLE. jvhereas we, the undersigned inhabitants of the United States of America, intending to emigrate to California for the purpose of Min- ing, and knowing the many dangers, priva- tions, and hardships we must there necessarily meet : the temptations to which we will daily be exposed by being brought in contact with avarice and vice, in all its forms : and knowing, as we do,that the eager pursuit of !gold calls forth the worst passions of the human heart, rtimu- lating selfishness in the extreme, engendering a disregard for the rights of others, and directly tending to the abandonment of the Sabbath, And since we have reason to fear that a debas- ing influence upon ourselves, may result from the nature of the circumstances under which we will be placed. And whereas we are desi- rous of promoting our mutual interests, and maintaining our character as Americans, and as cnlight ened and moral men. `And whereas in our opinion, the only basis upon which we can form and maintain union and harmony among ourselves, is the intelligence, zntegrity, honop industry, and CCO~~ON~~, of the members- Therefore, in order to accomplish the ob- jccts enumerated above, we pledge ourselves each unto the other, to sustain and abide by the following Constitution : ._ 799
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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 327919
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6v1242x/327919