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The George W. Taggart Manuscript Collection

Identifier: MSS-14


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.


  • Other: Date Not Yet Determined


1 Folders


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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Repository Details

Part of the WSU Stewart Library Special Collections Repository

3921 Central Campus Drive Dept 2901
Ogden UT 84408