Great Salt Lake City: 1863. Volume 13. Hardcover. 412pp. Small folio [39 cm] Contemporary 3/4 leather over pebbled boards with gilt bands and title on backstrip. Extremities rubbed. Corners rubbed through. Internally clean. Complete in 52 issues.Extra charges apply on this item due to weight. Item #9733
Includes many remarks and discourses from LDS leaders, and extensive coverage of the Civil War. The Deseret News is Utah's oldest continually published newspaper. Early issues like these are a window to the past, and are a lasting record of the early settlement of the Salt Lake Valley and surrounding areas. These issues cover the struggles as well as the mundane routines of the Mormon settlers.