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The Mormons have abandoned Salt Lake City...

Item # 701071

July 15, 1858

DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., July 15, 1858 

* Brigham Young - Mormons - Mormonism
* Salt Lake City evacuated - Utah War ending

Page 3 has: "The Latest From Utah--The Mormons Abandoning Salt Lake" which notes in part: "...Young and the rest of the Mormons...had evacuated the city and gone south to Provo. The city looked almost completely deserted. Peace had been agreed upon..." with much more.
Page 2 has: "Hon. Jefferson Davis at Portland, Maine" which is mostly taken up with a lengthy speech by him. He would become more notable in a few years as the President of the Southern Confederacy.
Four pages, a few discrete archival mends, good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

Category: Pre-Civil War