The George W. Taggart Manuscript Collection
The collection contains a Xerox copy of a typescript of a journal written by George W. Taggart,
1846-1847 of his journey from Nauvoo, Illinois with the Mormon Battalion. The journal starts
February 17, 1846. Original vocabulary, spelling, and punctuation maintained. The collection
also contains copies of four personal letters written while in the Mormon Battalion from George
Taggart to his wife, Fanny.
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Language of Materials
FD 1 Xerox copy of a typescript of “George W. Taggart—A Short Sketch of his Travels with
the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.” Compiled by Spencer L. Taggart, 1978.
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- Script of description