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Horses and Asses (1869)

Monday, October 27th, 2008
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Although the Mormon leaders in Utah wanted a railroad, they did so with mixed emotions, knowing the type of humanity that would accompany it. Charles R. Savage, the well-known Mormon photographer who was present at the “wedding of the rails” in 1869, verified this in his journal as he prepared for the joining of the [...]