The experiences of a western pioneer
Scope and Contents
Two handwritten accounts written by an unidentified grandchild of Albert Smith. The first story concerns an acquaintance of the family who, while traveling east from California in 1852, rescued his wagon train's horses from the Indians. The second account concerns Albert Smith and Azariah Smith, their journey with the Mormon Battalion to California, their return to Utah, and their settlement of Manti, Utah.
- approximately 1800s
Conditions Governing Access
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from The experiences of a western pioneer must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
6 p. (0.08 linear ft.)
Donated in 1974.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy).
- Register of The experiences of a western pioneer
- Elisa Visick
- 2010 June 14
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.