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Edward Martin Company

1856

Edward Martin

5th handcart company contained 575 individuals, 145 handcarts, and 8 wagons were in this company when it began its journey from the outfitting post at Iowa City, Iowa.

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

Sources

  • "Arrival of the Hand-Carts at Great Salt Lake City," The Mormon, 21 Feb. 1857, 2.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • "Arrival," Deseret News [Weekly], 3 Dec. 1856, 309.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Utah Digital Newspapers Website
  • "Journey from Florence to G. S. L. City," Deseret News [Weekly], 22 Oct. 1856, 258.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
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  • "Latest from Utah. Death of an Eminent Mormon Saint. Hand-Cart Trains in a Wretched Condition," New York Semi-Weekly Tribune, 27 Feb. 1857.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • "Lost in G. S. L. City," Deseret News [Weekly], 4 Feb. 1857, 384.
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  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
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  • "Minutes of the Semi-Annual Conference," Deseret News [Weekly], 15 Oct. 1856, 256.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
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  • "Remarks," Deseret News [Weekly], 10 Dec. 1856, 320.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
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  • "Remarks," Deseret News [Weekly], 15 Oct. 1856, 252.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Brigham City Carnegie Library, Brigham City, Utah
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • "The Plains," The Mormon, 31 Jan. 1857, 2.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • “Emigrants Perishing on the Plains,” Zanesville Gazette, 17 Feb. 1857.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • [Report on the Rescue of the Martin Company], in "History of Brigham Young," 11 Nov. 1856, 983-86.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Allen, Mary Ann Barton, "Autobiography of Mary (Ann) Barton Allen," [1-2]. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)
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  • Pioneer Memorial Museum (Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum), Salt Lake City, Utah
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Andrews, Elizabeth Wright, Reminiscences. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)

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  • Pioneer Memorial Museum (Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum), Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Archer, Patience Loader, Reminiscences, [transcript]. MS 6218, p. 57-92.

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Bailey, Langley A., [Reminiscences], Deseret Evening News, 1 Sept. 1906, 20-21.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Beal, Charlotte Mee, Life sketch of Charlotte Mee Beal. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)
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  • Pioneer Memorial Museum (Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum), Salt Lake City, Utah
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Binder, William Lawrence Spicer, Biography and journal n.d., 8-19.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Bleak, James G. to John Moore, 3 Dec. 1856, in Moore family, Papers, 1846-1876, item 3.
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Bullock, Thomas, "Interesting from our Missionaries on the Plains," The Mormon, 15 Nov. 1856, 2.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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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
  • Burton, Robert T., to the members of the Hand Cart Association, 1 Oct. 1907, in Handcart Veterans Association, Scrapbook, 1906-1914.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Burton, Robert Taylor to S. S. Jones, 9 Nov. 1906, fd. 2, in Handcart Veterans Association, Scrapbook, 1906-1914.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Camm, Elizabeth Whittear [Sermon], Letter, San Francisco, California, to "My Dear Children" 1892 Mar.16.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Camm, Elizabeth Whittear [Sermon], Reminiscence, in Joel Edward Ricks, Cache Valley Historical Material [ca. 1955], reel 4, item 98, 2-8.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Clark, Louisa Mellor, "History of Louisa Mellor Clark," 3-4. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)
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  • Pioneer Memorial Museum (Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum), Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Clark, Louisa Mellor, A Record Given at Spring Lake, 1-2. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)
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  • Pioneer Memorial Museum (Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum), Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Clark, Louisa Mellor, Reminiscences. (Trail excerpt transcribed from “Pioneer History Collection” available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)

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  • Pioneer Memorial Museum (Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum), Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Clegg, Jonathan, [Report], 18 May 1897, in "Worthy of the Name: The Life and Times of Jonathan Clegg and His Wife Ellen Walmsley Clegg."
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Durham, Thomas, Journal 1854-1871, 15-16.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Frank [pseud.], "A Night Adventure on the Plains," Juvenile Instructor, 1 Jan. 1888, 12-14.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Fullmer, Jane Griffiths, [Reminiscence], in Ella Campbell, An Early Pioneer History and Reminiscences, 1914, 3.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Giles, Aaron Barnet, to Barnet Moses Giles , 3 Dec. 1856, in Brigham Young, Office Files 1832-1878, box 25, fd. 16.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Giles, Barnet Moses, to Brigham Young, Jan. 26, 1857, in Brigham Young, Office Files 1832-1878, box 25, fd. 16.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Goodaker, Lydia Franklin, Autobiography, [ca. 1927], 6-7.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Grant, Jedediah M., "Discourse," Deseret News [Weekly], 12 Nov. 1856, 284.
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  • 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
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Haven, Jesse, Journals, 1852-1892, vols. 4-5.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
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  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah State University, Merrill Library, Logan, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Jaques, J[ohn]., [Letter], Latter-day Saints' Millennial Star, 18 Apr. 1857, 254-55.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Jones, Dan W., [Reminiscences], in Heart Throbs of the West, 12 vols. [1939-51], 6:368-69.
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  • Brigham City Carnegie Library, Brigham City, Utah
  • Brigham Young University Idaho, David O. McKay Library, Rexburg, Idaho
  • Brigham Young University-Hawaii, Laie, Hawaii
  • Dixie State College, Val R. Browning Library, St. George, Utah
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Provo City Library at Academy Square, Provo, Utah
  • Snow College, Lucy A. Phillips Library, Ephraim, Utah
  • Southern Utah University, Sherratt Library, Cedar City, Utah
  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah State Historical Society, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Utah State University, Merrill Library, Logan, Utah
  • Weber State University, Stewart Library, Ogden, Utah
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  • Jones, Daniel W., Forty Years Among the Indians (1890), 62-75.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Jones, Samuel S., [Reminiscences], Deseret Evening News, 1 Sept. 1906, 20.

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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Kimball, Heber C., "Remarks," Deseret News [Weekly], 12 Nov. 1856, 282-83.
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  • 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
  • Kingsford, Elizabeth Horrocks Jackson, [Reminiscences], in "Utah Pioneer Biographies," 44 vols., 17:92-103.
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Kingsford, Elizabeth Horrocks Jackson, Autobiographical sketch [n.d.], 2-6.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Kirkman, John, Sketch of the Life of Mary Lawson Kirkman.
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  • Internet Web Site
  • Loader, Patience, [Reminiscences], in Kenneth W. Godfrey, Audrey M. Godfrey, and Jill Mulvay Derr, ed., Women's Voices: An Untold History of the Latter-day Saints, 1830-1900 [1982], 224-41.
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  • 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
  • Loynd, James, The Martin Handcart Company, 1926.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Mattinson, Robert, Reminiscences, in Frances Rushton Hutchens, Life stories of my ancestors 1996, 1-3.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • McBride, E. E., Autobiographical sketch, 1-4. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)
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  • Pioneer Memorial Museum (Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum), Salt Lake City, Utah
  • McBride, H[eber] R[obert], "Tounge nor Pen Can Never Tell the Sorrow: Heber McBride Describes the 1856 Martin Handcart Disaster," Crossroads Newsletter, spring 1994, 3-4.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • McBride, Heber Robert, Autobiography [ca. 1868], 9-15.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • McBride, Peter Howard, [Life sketch], in Susan Arrington Madsen, I Walked to Zion [1994], 44-46.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Moore, Mary Soar Taylor, Biography of Mary Soar Taylor Moore, 1-2. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)
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  • Pioneer Memorial Museum (Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum), Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Openshaw, Samuel, Diary, 1856 May-Nov., 3-10.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Platt, Benjamin, Reminiscences, 1899-1905, 2-5.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Reese, James, to Bro. Taylor, 29 July 1856, The Mormon, 16 Aug. 1856, 2.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Rhead, Edward Henry, Autobiographical sketch, in 27th Quorum, Biographies, 1850-1858, vol. 1, n.p., in Seventies Quorum, Records, 1844-1975, reel 83.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Rhead, Josiah, [Excerpts from record book], in Edward H. Rhead, Journal and record book, 4.
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Richards, Franklin D., "Discourse," Deseret News [Weekly], 15 Oct. 1856, 252-53.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Rogerson, Josiah, "Martin's Handcart Company, 1856 [No. 2]," Salt Lake Herald, 20 Oct. 1907.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Rogerson, Josiah, "Martin's Handcart Company, 1856 [No. 3]," Salt Lake Herald, 27 Oct. 1907.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Rogerson, Josiah, "Martin's Handcart Company, 1856 [No. 4]," Salt Lake Herald, 3 Nov. 1907.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Rogerson, Josiah, "Martin's Handcart Company, 1856 [No. 5]," Salt Lake Herald, 10 Nov. 1907.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Rogerson, Josiah, "Martin's Handcart Company, 1856 [No. 6]," Salt Lake Herald, 17 Nov. 1907.
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  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Rogerson, Josiah, "Martin's Handcart Company, 1856 [No. 8]," Salt Lake Herald, 24 Nov. 1907.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Rogerson, Josiah, "Martin's Handcart Company, 1856 [No. 9]," Salt Lake Herald, 1 Dec. 1907.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Rogerson, Josiah, "Martin's Handcart Company, 1856," Salt Lake Herald, 13 Oct. 1907, 5.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Rogerson, Josiah, "Tells Story of Trials of the Handcart Pioneers," Salt Lake Tribune, 30 Nov. 1913, 11.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Rogerson, Josiah, Preface to Martin's Handcart Company Narrative, Feb. 10, 1908, in Josiah Rogerson papers, crica 1895-1914, fd. 2.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Rogerson, Josiah, Reminiscence [1879], 22-28.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Rogerson, Josiah, Sr., "Strong Men, Brave Women and Sturdy Children Crossed the Wilderness Afoot," in Salt Lake Tribune, 4 Jan. 1914.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Scribo [pseud.], "An Item of Hand Cart Experience," Juvenile Instructor, 15 June 1902, 365-67.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Sessions, Sarah Crossley, Autobiographical sketch.
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  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Shoshone Mission journal, 1855 May-1857 October, 41-60.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Snow, Erastus, "Correspondence of President Erastus Snow," The Mormon, 27 Sep. 1856, 2-3.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Southwell, John William, Autobiographical sketch 1912 Sept. 28.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Spicer, William to S. S. Jones, ca. 1906, in Handcart Veterans Association, Scrapbook, 1906-1914, fd. 2, letter 8.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Staker, Eliza to Spencer Clawson, July 2, 1897. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Pioneer Memorial Museum (Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum), Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Steed, Thomas, [Diary], The life of Thomas Steed, 22-23.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • 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
  • Strong, Alice Walsh, Autobiographical sketch, in Josiah Rogerson, Papers [ca. 1895-1914], fd. 2.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Teeples, Nicholus Gourley, [Interview], in "Utah Pioneer Biographies," 44 vols., 28:95-101, 105-6.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Twelves, Orson, Early history of Charles Twelves and family, in Library of Congress, Collection of Mormon diaries [1935-1938], reel 9, item 4, 1.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Utah State University, Merrill Library, Logan, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Tyler, Daniel, [Autobiographical sketch], in Autobiographical accounts by Beaver residents [ca. 1879], 51-52.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Wadsworth, Joseph Warren, [Autobiography], in Abiah Wadsworth: His Wives and Family, 1810-1979 [1979], 46.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Wardle, Isaac John, Autobiographical sketch [n.d.], [2].
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Watkins, John, Reminiscences, 1-5. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Pioneer Memorial Museum (Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum), Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Webster, Francis, Reminiscences [ca. 1848-1881], 9.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Whitear, Eli to Albert Jones, 24 Sep. 1907, in Handcart Veterans Association, Scrapbook, 1906-1914.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Woodward, William, Journal, in Utah State Historical Society Cache Valley Chapter, Historical resource materials for Cache Valley, Utah-Idaho, 1955-1956, reel 4, item 2e.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Young, Brigham, "Discourse," Deseret News [Weekly], 12 Nov. 1856, 282.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • 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
  • Young, Brigham, "Remarks," Deseret News, Oct. 15, 1856, 252.

  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Young, Brigham, "Remarks," Deseret News [Weekly], 12 Nov. 1856, 283.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • 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
  • Young, Joseph A., "Remarks," Deseret News, 19 Nov. 1856, 292.
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • 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
  • Zundle, Josephine Hartley, Biography of Josephine Hartley Zundle, 1-2. (Trail excerpt transcribed from "Pioneer History Collection" available at Pioneer Memorial Museum [Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum], Salt Lake City, Utah. Some restrictions apply.)
  • Trail Excerpt
  • Source Location
  • Pioneer Memorial Museum (Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum), Salt Lake City, Utah