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History of Utah, 1847-1869,

Author: Andrew Love Neff; Leland Hargrave Creer
Publisher: Salt Lake City, Utah; Printed by the Deseret news Press, ©1940]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st edView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Neff, Andrew Love, 1878-1936.
History of Utah, 1847-1869.
Salt Lake City, Utah; Printed by the Deseret news Press, ©1940]
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Love Neff; Leland Hargrave Creer
OCLC Number: 698339
Description: xviii pages, 1 leaf, 955 pages 23 cm
Contents: pt. 1 Intro. The Migration --
The rise of Mormonism --
Missouri the land of promise --
The Mormons in Illinois --
What the Mormons knew about the Far West --
An exodus in contemplation --
Westward movement in 1846 --
Relations with the Federal government --
The Mormon migration to the great Basin --
pt. 2 Territorial beginnings --
The dawn of civilization in the Great basin --
The State of Deseret --
The establishment of the Territory --
Expansion and colonization, 1847-1858 --
Farming the desert --
The development of industry, 1847-1858 --
A thousand miles from anywhere --
Commerce and trade, 1847-1858 --
Education in the fifties --
The Indian problem --
The Mountain Meadows massacre --
The impending conflict --
The Utah War --
Investigation and reconciliation --
The theory and practices of Mormonism --
"Gathering" to Zion --
Pioneer days and ways --
pt. 3 The decade of the Sixties --
Civil War times --
Government and politics, 1858-1869 --
Quickening communication and transportation 1858-1870 --
Farming and livestock interests --
Business and industry --
Education in the sixties --
The Anti-Mormon crusade --
Happenings in county and city.
Responsibility: by Andrew Love Neff. Edited and annotated by Leland Hargrave Creer.


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