Fifty Years Ago Today: Salt Lake Tribune's Jubilee Souvenir, Journey of the Utah Pioneer's [Pioneers]. 1897. Winter Quarters, April 5th, 1847. Salt Lake, July 24th, 1847
Place Published: Salt Lake City
Publisher: The Salt Lake Tribune
Date Published: 
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 45502
Quarto [28.5 cm] Rebound in blue cloth over boards, with the original front wrap bound in. With a number of contemporary advertisements. Illustrations throughout. Very good. The extremities are rubbed (including the gilt stamped title on the backstrip), and there are several light scratches on the front board. There is a 4" closed tear in the top edge of the original front wrap, along with a handful of shorter closed tears in the edges, a few of which have been backed with tape. The last couple of pages also have small closed tears in the edges. Else, the pages are free of tears and marks. Flake 7510.
A collection of accounts printed in the Salt Lake Tribune, between Monday, April 5, 1897 - July 24, 1847, relating the events that happened on the very same day, fifty years earlier during the Mormon trek west in the year of 1847.