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Thomas E. Ricks Company

1866

Thomas E. Ricks

251 individuals and 46 wagons were in the company when it began its journey from the outfitting post at Wyoming, Nebraska (the west bank of the Missouri River about 40 miles south of Omaha)

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

Sources

  • "Captain Ricks' Train," Deseret News [Weekly], 30 Aug. 1866, 317.
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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
  • "Emigrants and Trains," Semi-Weekly Telegraph, 5 July 1866, 3.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • "Emigration," Semi-Weekly Telegraph, 26 July 1866, 3.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • "First Immigration Train," Deseret News [Weekly], 30 Aug. 1866, 309.
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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
  • "List of Names in Incoming Passenger Trains," Deseret News [Weekly], 16 Aug. 1866, 289.
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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
  • "Returned Missionaries," Deseret News [Weekly] 30 Aug. 1866, 317.
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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
  • "Telegrams [2]," Deseret News [Weekly], 16 Aug. 1866, 293.
  • 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
  • "Telegrams," Deseret News [Weekly], 16 Aug. 1866, 293.
  • 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
  • "Telegrams," Deseret News [Weekly], 23 Aug. 1866, 299.
  • 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
  • "Telegrams," Deseret News [Weekly], 26 July 1866, 269.
  • 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
  • "Telegrams," Deseret News [Weekly], 9 Aug. 1866, 284.
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  • 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
  • "The Immigration [2]," Semi-Weekly Telegraph, 9 Aug. 1866, 3.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • "The Immigration," Deseret News [Weekly], 12 July 1866, 253.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Beck, Martha, Autobiography, in Joel Edward Ricks, Cache Valley Historical Material [ca. 1955], reel 3, item 25, 3-4.
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  • Utah State University, Merrill Library, Logan, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Haderlie, Charles Henry, Autobiographical sketch, [ca. 1932], 1.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Marriott, Ann Gregory, Diary 1866 Apr.-Sept., 17-32.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Savage, Charles R., "A Photographic Tour of Nearly 9,000 Miles," Philadelphia Photographer, 1867, 313-16.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Smith, Alexander Hale, "'We Thank Thee, O God, for a Prophet': Joseph Smith's Son Tells of First Hearing the Hymn," Vision, no. 45 (Dec. 2003): 14-15.
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  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Smith, Alexander Hale, "Without Purse or Scrip," Restoration Voice, May-June 1995, 22-24.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Smith, Vida E., "Biography of Alexander Hale Smith," Journal of History, July 1911, 267-78 and ibid., Oct. 1911, 394-95.
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  • Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
  • Church History Library, Salt Lake City
  • Zollinger, Jacob, Reminiscences, 19, in Ruth Zollinger, comp., Jacob Zollinger family genealogy.
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  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah