Mountain Meadows Massacre, Utah, 1857
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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File — Box 150: [Barcode: 31197230314673]
Identifier: MSS SC 1706
Scope and Contents Handwritten autobiography. Ann Lee tells about her family's conversion to Mormonism in Australia, their emigration to Utah, and her life as a Mormon woman in southern Utah. She gives details of the brutal activities of Mormon leaders including those of John D. Lee, her husband. She converted to Catholicism later in her life. While the work makes references to historical events, the researcher is cautioned that most of the work seems to be pure fiction.
Dates: approximately 1900