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John S. Higbee/James W. Bay Company

1852

John S. Higbee

About 190 individuals were in the company when it began its journey from the outfitting post at Kanesville, Iowa (present day Council Bluffs).

View a list of individuals known to have traveled in this company.

Sources

  • "1st Company," Deseret News [Weekly], 18 Sep. 1852, 2.
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  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • "Arrivals," Deseret News [Weekly], 21 Aug. 1852, 83.
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  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Allen, Charles Hopkins, Autobiography [1916], 37-43.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Bay, James W., Letter, in Journal History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 4 Aug. 1852, 1-2.
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah State University, Merrill Library, Logan, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Bay, James Willard, Diaries, 1850-1853, vol. 2.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Bay, James Willard. Journal, 1850 July-1858 Apr., 163-75.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Buckwalter, Henry Shuler, Autobiography, ca. 1906, 9.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Cook, Elizabeth Hunter, "History of the Hunter Family," 1-2, in Hunter family histories [n.d.].
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Cook, Janet Hunter, Autobiographical statement in "A Short Sketch of the Life of David Simpson Cook and Wife, Janet Hunter Cook," 2, Upper Snake River Valley Histories, David O. McKay Library, B.Y.U. Idaho, Rexburg, Idaho.
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  • Brigham Young University Idaho, David O. McKay Library, Rexburg, Idaho
  • Deseret News [Weekly], 7 Aug. 1852, 3.
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  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Greenhalgh, William, The History of William Greenhalgh as Written by Himself, 2.
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Hardy, Josiah Guile, Reminiscences [ca. 1860], 3.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Higbee, John Somers, Reminiscences and diaries, 1845-1866, vol. 3.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Jones, Thomas Jefferson, Autobiographical sketch 1911, 1-2.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Laub, George, Diary 1852 [June] – Aug.; 1858 June, 199-266.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • McNeill, John, Journal 1847-1863, 42.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City