Salt Desert Trails: A History of the Hastings Cutoff and other early trails which crossed the Great Salt Desert seeking a shorter road to California

Salt Lake City: Western Printing Company, 1930. First edition. Hardcover. 178, [4] pp. including index at the rear. Octavo [23.5 cm] Original, dark brown and green cloth covered flexible boards with embossed title, wagon and oxen design to front cover. No dust jacket. Black and white facsimile photos and illustrations; pictorial endsheets. Very good. Minor wear to edges, corners, spine ends. The pages are slightly age-toned. Item #4228

Emigrants following the Hastings Cutoff met with disaster and the Cutoff was responsible for the deaths of nearly half the members of the Donner Party.

Price: $50.00

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