Between the 18th and the 24th of July, all the detachments of the little army were on the march, except a battalion of two companies of infantry, which had been unable to join their regiment at the time it moved from Minnesota, and the Second Dragoons, which Governor Walker retained in Kansas to overawe the uneasy people of the town of Lawrence. During the summer of 1855, he led a battalion overland, wintering in Salt Lake City. Meanwhile, how hearts were heating in the States with anxious apprehension for the safety of kindred and friends, those who felt that anxiety, and not those who were the objects of it, best know. Reaching Salt Lake City late in February, he found Church leaders ready for peace but distrustful. Westport, Conn., 1977. Remembering earlier difficulties with troops and perhaps swayed by the ardor of the recent reformation movement (see Reformation (LDS) of 1856-1857] of 1856-1857), Church leaders interpreted the army's unannounced coming as religious persecution and decided to resist. [Cornelius Conway] Home. Beyond the city the River Jordan winds quietly through the plain. Isolated from Christendom on the east and west by plains incapable of settlement for generations to come, and encompassed by mountain-ranges, the line of whose summits runs above the boundary of eternal snow, it was independent of the influences of Christian civilization. A scene of the maddest confusion ensued, which was heightened by the inflammatory speeches of the Mormon leaders. The whole camp, at this time, was a scene of confusion and bustle. The dividing ridge between the waters of the Atlantic and Pacific is reached in the South Pass, at the foot of a spur of the Wind River range, a group of gigantic mountains, whose peaks reach three thousand feet above the line of perpetual snow. The country was covered with snow, winter having fairly set in among the mountains, the last pound of forage was exhausted, and the cattle and mules were little more than animated skeletons. The work of unloading the trains commenced, and after careful computation the Chief Commissary determined, that, by an abridgment of the ration, diminishing the daily issue of flour, and issuing bacon only once a week, his supplies would last until the first of June. Macomb, Corps of topographical engineers. The Utah expedition, 1857-1858, 1958(hdg. View full catalog record. The Utah Expedition 1857-1858 - Letters of Capt. A dépôt for all the military stores was established at Fort Bridger, where a strong detachment was encamped. The march was attended with the severest hardships. Utah expedition, 1857-1858. TheAtlantic.com Copyright (c) 2021 by The Atlantic Monthly Group. THE UTAH EXPEDITION de UNITED STATES. Known variously as "Buchanan's Blunder," the "Mormon War," and the "Contractor's War," the U.S. Army's expedition to Utah during 1857-1858 was a significant event for all involved. The confrontation lasted from May 1857 until July 1858. The Army in Good Health—Volunteers Enrolled—Mormon Complicity with the Indians—Interesting Statement of Facts. When the Territory was organized in 1850, the government at Washington, acting on an imperfect knowledge of the nature of Mormonism, conferred the office of Governor upon Brigham Young. Another class of stragglers, and one most dangerous to the peace of the camp, was composed of the thousand teamsters who were discharged from employment on the supply-trains. The loss of three trains more would reduce the troops to the verge of starvation before spring, in case of inability to reach Salt Lake Valley. The region, a part of Mexico from 1821, was …. Search. Newberry, John S. Report of the exploring expedition from Santa Fe, New Mexico, to the junction of the Grand and Green Rivers of the great Colorado of the West, in 1859: under the command of Capt. To understand the movements which followed, it is necessary to describe briefly the topography of the country between Green River and the Great Salt Lake. The Utah War of 1857-1858 was the largest military operation in the United States between the times of the Mexican War and the Civil War. The river foamed with steamboats freighted with military stores, and the levee at Leavenworth City was covered all summer long with the frames of wagons. Accompanied by only thirty-five picked men, all volunteers, and by two guides, he started for Taos, November 27th, — an undertaking from which, at that season of the year, the most experienced mountaineers would have shrunk. In these rites, which are symbolical of the mystery of procreation, both sexes participate, clad in loose flowing robes of white linen, with cleansed bodies and anointed hair. In the first place, an opinion was solicited from General Scott as to the feasibility of the undertaking until the next year. in some sort, the aspect of retributive justice. The bunch-grass, grown at such an elevation, possesses extraordinary nutritive properties, even in midwinter. The news of the stoppage of the mail reached Salt Lake Valley July 24th, an eventful anniversary in the history of Mormonism. The settlements in New Mexico are less than seven hundred miles distant from Fort Bridger, and to them he resolved to apply. The decision to replace Governor Young was inevitable, given the national reaction to the Church's 1852 announcement of plural marriage and Republican charges in the campaign of 1856 that the Democrats favored the "twin relics of barbarism"-polygamy and slavery. Citation LCCN 58011786: Hafen, L.R. No missionary of any Christian sect ever attempted to propagate his doctrines in Utah, — nor, perhaps, would any such propagation have been tolerated, had it been attempted. Rights expedition: A journey of some length or difficulty for a definite purpose. Jesse A. Gove, 110th Inf., U.S.A., of Concord, NH, to Mrs. Gove, and special correspondence of the New York Herald. Team members prospect for bones eroding out of the hills, learn how to properly excavate fossils and how to protect them for the journey back where they will be cleaned by skilled fossil preparators for research and exhibition. Nearly a third of the horses died from cold, hunger, and fatigue; everything that could be spared was thrown out to lighten the wagons, and the road was strewn with military accoutrements from the Rocky Ridge to Green River. To some of these the Quartermaster was able to furnish work, but he was obviously incapable of affording this assistance to all. But that’s exactly what the folks on a sheep-counting expedition (truly) in a remote area of southern Utah did over the weekend.As reported by local NBC affiliate KSL TV, a helicopter crew from the Utah … The Utah War (1857–1858), also known as the Utah Expedition, Utah Campaign, Buchanan's Blunder, the Mormon War, or the Mormon Rebellion was an armed confrontation between Mormon settlers in the Utah Territory and the armed forces of the United States government.The confrontation lasted from May 1857 to July 1858. Meanwhile, Utah communities were called upon to equip a thousand men for a spring campaign. The incident of 1857-58 known as the Utah Expedition, the Utah War or Buchanan’s Blunder was a collision of territorial self-determination against a federal government already faced with insubordination in Kansas and its Southern states. Read part one here and part three here. It pitted the Mormon militia, called the Nauvoo Legion, against the army and government of the United States in a bloodless but costly confrontation that stemmed from the badly handled attempt by the administration of President James Buchanan to replace Brigham Young as governor of Utah Territory. The business of these deities in the Celestial Kingdom is the propagation of souls to people bodies begotten on earth, and the sexual relation is made to permeate every portion of the creed as thoroughly as it pervaded the religions of ancient Egypt and India. In spite of the posturing and bumbling of those involved, what seemed like an inevitable military confrontation was ultimately resolved peacefully. Capt. It is an oath, the spirit of which the Endowed carry into their daily life and all their relations with the Gentile world. For this act Mr. Fillmore has been unjustly censured. In 1951 Herbert Eugene Bolton’s Pageant in the Wilderness, a translation of the journal of the 1776 Domínguez-Escalante expedition, was published by the Utah Historical Society.The route of the two Franciscans and a small group of men went northwestward from Santa Fe through Colorado, Utah, Arizona and New Mexico. Throughout this vast line of road, the only white inhabitants are the garrisons of the military posts, the keepers of mail-stations, and voyageurs and mountaineers, whose cabins may be found in every locality favorable to Indian trade. The Far West and the Rockies Historical Series 1820-1875, vol. Posted on December 26, 2014 by launiusr. An express reached him that same day, from Colonel Smith, by which he was informed of the approach of Colonel Albert S. Johnston, of the Second Cavalry, who had been detailed to take command of the expedition in the place of General Harney, and now sent orders that the troops should return to Blacks Fork, where he proposed to concentrate the entire army. Thefts and assaults became frequent, and promised to multiply as the season advanced. No blood was shed; not a shot fired. In this respect at that time they were accustomed exultantly to compare their condition with that of the early Christians. View on timesmachine. It had resounding effects throughout American science and history, and disrupted the lives of countless Native Americans throughout North America. Thither more than twenty-five hundred people had flocked from the city on the previous day, and prepared to hold their festival under bowers built of fragrant pines and cedars around a little lake far up among the mountains. Also, Hayden"s thorough study of neighboring Colorado south of King's Fortieth-Parallel Surveys had some relevance to Utah as a result of contributions to current knowledge of the state's eastern boundary. Towards the close of September, he arrived at Fort Leavenworth. For more than a fortnight the army toiled along Ham’s Fork, cutting a road through thickets of greasewood and wild sage, incumbered by a train of such unwieldy length that often the advance-guard reached its camp at night before the rear-guard had moved from the camp of the preceding day, and harassed by Mormon marauding parties from the Fort, which hung about the flanks out of the reach of rifle-shot, awaiting opportunities to descend on unprotected wagons and cattle. Colonel Alexander had arrived at the place of rendezvous some days previously, being no nearer Salt Lake City November 3d than he had been a month before. Historical Marker #903 in Johnson County commemorates Dr. Thomas Walker and his first expedition through the Cumberland Gap into Kentucky. Property is distributed unjustly, the bulk of real and personal estate in the Territory being vested in the Church and its directors, between whom and the mass of the population there exists a difference in social welfare as wide as between the Russian nobleman and his serf. In some of its arrangements it seemed to have proceeded on the presumption that there would be an armed collision, while in others the probability of such an event was entirely disregarded. The secret doctrines entertained by its leaders were perhaps the same as at present, but the religion of the people was a species of mysticism which it is not impossible to conceive might commend itself even to a refined mind. Join us on our best overland adventure yet: Expedition Utah. A mob had invaded the courtroom, armed with pistols and bludgeons, a knife was drawn on the judge in his private room, and he was ordered to adjourn his court sine die, and yielded. This page was last modified on 14 May 2010, at 21:57. See the article in its original context from July 8, 1857, Page 5 Buy Reprints. They crossed the Green River Mountains, breaking the crust of the snow and leading their animals, being reduced at the time to tallow and roots for their own sustenance. The Postmaster-General, in June, annulled the contract held by certain Mormons for the transportation of the monthly mail to Utah, ostensibly on account of non-performance of the service within the stipulated time, but really because he was satisfied that the mails were violated, either en route or after arrival at Salt Lake City. In Washington, a new president faced his first crisis. Though both American, each organization possessed unique social and cultural factors that influenced its employment of Mission Command. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gove, Jesse A. Thus the long and dreary winter commenced in the camp of the army of Utah. Defense efforts terminated some of the Mormon outpost settlements in present-day California, Nevada, Wyoming, and Idaho, interrupted and weakened the missionary effort in Europe, curtailed immigration, and dissipated much of the enthusiasm and discipline generated by the Reformation of 1856. On Blacks Fork there was no grass for their support. Still, in numbers at least, it dwarfed the earlier Mormon flights from Missouri and Illinois: about 30,000 people moved fifty miles or more to Provo and other towns in central and southern Utah. The sufferings of his naked escort on the journey were severe. When they reached the Rocky Mountains, the snow lay from one to three feet deep on the loftier ridges which they were obliged to cross. Hole in the Rock Expedition. A system of polytheism has been ingrafted on the creed, according to which there are grades among the Gods, there being no Supreme Ruler of all, but the primeval Adam of Genesis being the deity highest in spiritual rank, and Christ, Mahomet, Joseph Smith, and, finally, Brigham Young, partaking also of divinity. The Utah Expedition (1857-1858) was a bloodless military conflict between the Mormon militia, referred to as the Nauvoo Legion, and the Unites States government over the installation of a new governor in the Utah Territory. Confidence and even gayety were restored to the camp, by the consciousness that it was commanded by an officer whose intelligence was adequate to the difficulties of his position. On the 27th of September, two bands of mounted men moved towards the farm from the neighboring towns of Springville and Payson. The fate which seems to impend over the expedition to Utah wears. The organization of a District Court, by Judge Eckels, helped quite as essentially to enforce order. The escort had been reinforced by a squadron of dragoons from Fort Laramie, but its entire strength was less than three hundred men, a number obviously insufficient to defend a line of wagons six miles in length. In this respect the quartermaster who superintended the work might have learned a lesson from the experience of the British in the Crimea. Camp Floyd and the nearby civilian town of Fairfield represented the first sizable non-Mormon resident population in Utah. Last week, a sheep-counting expedition found a mysterious monolith deep in the Utah desert, and they warned the world to stay away. In 1857 General Albert Sidney Johnston (1803–1862) was sent to oversee 2500 troops escorting new federal officials to Utah during a tense time between the Mormons and the federal government known as the Utah War. CAMP NEAR FORT BRIDGER, UTAH TERRITORY Monday, Dec. 14, 1857. Their narrative, however, formed a most spicy chapter in the annals of official scandal. One of the most obvious of these was supplied by the condition of affairs in Utah. The hand of man could hardly add an improvement to the highway along which, from the Missouri to the Great Basin, Nature has presented not a single obstacle to the progress of the heaviest loaded teams. See the article in its original context from March 9, 1858, Page 2 Buy Reprints. That night more than five hundred animals perished from hunger and cold, and the next morning the camp was encircled by their carcasses, coated with a film of ice. The condition of affairs at this moment was indeed critical. Walker, Ronald W. Review of Camp Floyd and the Mormons: The Utah War, by Donald R. Moorman and Gene A. Nearly a fortnight had been consumed in accomplishing less than thirty miles. At the time of its occupation, the Fort consisted merely of two stone walls, one twenty, the other about ten feet in height, inclosing quadrangles fifty paces long and forty broad. John Cradlebaugh, of Nevada, on the admission of Utah as a state; delivered in the House of Representatives, February 7, 1863 by: Cradlebaugh, John Published: (1863) Meanwhile, Utah communities were called upon to equip a thousand men for a spring campaign. Jesse A. Gove ... Concord, N. H. New Hampshire Historical Society, 1928. He had been previously distinguished in the service by a thorough exploration of the Red River of Louisiana. When this document reached the troops, they had already crossed the Territorial line, and were prepared for its reception by the report of Captain Van Vliet as he passed them on his return to the States. Unsympathetic, if not hostile, troops and camp followers influenced economics, politics, and lifestyles. He was reputed to be a gentleman of education, ambition, and executive ability. But when the Captain reached Green River all that was visible near the little French trading-post was two broad, black rings on the ground, bestrewn with iron chains and bolts, where the wagons had been burned in corral. All Western Missouri was in a ferment. In this trip we traveled thousands of miles through Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona, and Utah. The situation of the Mormon community in Utah has been peculiarly adapted, heretofore, to the eccentricities of its inhabitants. While there were casualties, mostly non-Mormon … March of the Utah Expedition from Fort Bridger to Fort Leavenworth /by Jesse Augustus Gove, 1861. Meanwhile, President Buchanan responded to rising criticism by appointing Lazarus Powell and Ben McCulloch to carry an amnesty proclamation to Utah. On the contrary, he begins to appear as a man of great native strength and scope of mind, who understands the phases of human character and knows how to avail himself of the knowledge, and who has acquired spiritual dominion over one hundred and fifty thousand souls, combined with absolute temporal supremacy over fifty thousand of the number. The water of the Fork, clear and pure, rippled noisily over a stony bed between two unbroken walls of ice. It could be seen as persecution … An attack by the Mormons was expected every day, but none was made; and on the 3d of November, the whole army, with its munitions, supplies, and commander, was concentrated on Black’s Fork. One wagon was loaded wholly with boiling-kettles, but there was no brine to boil, and at the close of November not a pound of salt remained in the camp. Anxious to expand the Spanish Empire to thwart the expansion of other European powers, and to enrich themselves, New Mexican authorities sent expeditions northward. While on this expedition, Dr. Walker and his companions camped at present-day Paintsville in 1750. : Utah Expedition, 1857-1858) Wikipedia, viewed February 11, 2013 :(Utah Expedition, also known as the Utah War, Utah Campaign, Buchanan's Blunder, Mormon War, Mormon Rebellion, was an armed confrontation between Mormon settlers and the United States Government, from May 1857 to July 1858, located in Utah and … Their wealth consists in cattle and horses, and little stocks of goods which they purchase from the sutlers at the forts or the merchants at Salt Lake City. Visiting Utah for spring break would allow us to see a new place (and mark another state off my list) while also giving us a little time to spend with Meghan, Joe, and J.R. We decided to meet Meghan and Joe in Moab, Utah, using the Expedition Lodge as a jumping off point to explore Arches and Canyonlands National Parks. All Rights Thomas Walker was born in Virginia on January 25, 1715. Thus the weary column toiled along until it reached the spot where it expected to be joined by Colonel Smith’s battalion, about fifty miles up Ham’s Fork. Colonel Johnston proceeded to set up additional defences for the dépôt, anti within a month two lunettes were completed with ditches and chevaux-de-frise, in each of which was mounted a piece of artillery. From the early days of Joseph Smith, his disciples have never minced their language, and they expended their whole vocabulary now on such themes as have been cited, proving, to the satisfaction of everybody, that, in respect to the judiciary, they had indeed had just cause for complaint. The Mormons nicknamed them jackass cavalry. Polygamy is inculcated as a religious duty, without which dignity in the Celestial Kingdom is impossible, and even salvation hardly to be obtained. In view of these facts, Mr. Buchanan determined to supersede Brigham Young in the office of Governor, and to send to Utah a strong military force to sustain the new appointee in the exercise of his authority. A month or two later, Mr. Buchanan was inaugurated, and preparations for the Utah Expedition were immediately ordered. It was on the 24th of July, 1847, that Brigham Young entered the Valley from the East, and the day had always afterwards been kept as a holiday of the Church. In April, 1857, before the snow had begun to melt on the mountains, all of them, in a party led by Surveyor-General Burr, were on their way to the States, happy in having escaped with life. Some companies of infantry were, indeed, mounted on mules, and sent to pursue them, but these only excited their derision. Read part one here and part three here. The teamsters were disarmed and dismissed, and the cattle stolen. Their voyage covered more than 8,000 miles in less than two-and-a-half years. The other divisions followed within the week, and the whole force was concentrated. 8. Sleet poured down upon the column from morning till night. Paperback – October 15, 2011 by Jesse Augustus Gove (Author), Otis G. Hammond (Editor) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions At that fort, about twenty miles west from the encampment of the army, the Mormon marauding parties had their head-quarters and principal dépôt. Utah: a state in the western US; population 2,736,424 (est. An iron tripod supported a pole from the top of which depended a slender but strong hoop. Shortly after the issue of Brigham Young’s proclamation of September 15th, the Mormons resolved to take the Doctor prisoner. The Indian tribes along the way are numerous and formidable, the road passing through country occupied by Pawnees, Cheyennes, Sioux, Arapahoes, Crows, Snakes, and Utahs. Mormons would make an attack. There they remained in shared and improvised housing until the Utah War was over. This was the result of his winter’s residence, during which he and some of his fellow-officers were feasted to their stomachs’ content, and entirely careless concerning the political condition of the Territory. As for the LDS community in Utah, the exertions and expenditures strained both capital and morale. From Fort Kearney to Fort Laramie, almost the only fuel to be obtained is the dung of buffalo and oxen, called, in the vocabulary of the region, “chips,” — the argal of the Tartar deserts. In his perplexity, Colonel Alexander called a council of war, and, with its approval, resolved to commence a march towards Soda Springs, leaving Fort Bridger unmolested on his left. The Utah Expedition. It was an act of devotion which has rarely been excelled in Indian history. At Washington, movements of equal importance were taking place. The place selected by Colonel Johnston for the winter-quarters of the army was on the bank of Black’s Fork, about two miles above Fort Bridger, on a spot sheltered by high bluffs which rise abruptly from the bottom at a distance of five or six hundred yards from the channel of the stream. The flesh was jerked and stored carefully in cabins built for the purpose. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. The sun, sinking through a cloudless western sky, silvers the long line of the lake, which is visible twenty miles away. Read part two here and part three here. By the folly of Governor Walker’s movements in Kansas the expedition was deprived of its mounted force, and consisted entirely of infantry and artillery. There the emigrant strikes his tent in the morning on the banks of a rivulet which finds its way, through the Platte, Missouri, and Mississippi, into the Gulf of Mexico, — and pitches it, at his next camp, upon a little creek which trickles into Green River, and at last, through the Colorado, into the Gulf of California. The Utah War, also known as the Utah Expedition, Utah Campaign, Buchanan's Blunder, the Mormon War, or the Mormon Rebellion was an armed confrontation between Mormon settlers in the Utah Territory and the armed forces of the United States government. bumping to spine ends, else … April 1859 Issue. The banks of the Fork were fringed with willow brush and cottonwood trees, blasted in some places where the Mormons had attempted to deprive the troops of fuel. All the beef cattle intended for the use of the army having been intercepted by the Cheyennes, it became necessary to kill those draught oxen for beef, which had survived the march. Harassing actions, including burning three supply trains and capturing hundreds of government cattle, forced Johnston's expedition and the accompanying civil officials into winter quarters at Camp Scott and Eckelsville, near burned-out Fort Bridger, some 100 mountainous miles east of Salt Lake City. General Harney also tarried in Kansas, intending to wait until after the October election there, at which disturbances were anticipated that it might be necessary to quell by force. These walls were built of cobble-stones cemented with mortar. The only one of the newly-appointed civil officials who was present with the troops was Judge Eckels, who had left his home in Indiana immediately after receiving his appointment, and started across the Plains with his own conveyance. Satisfaction guaranteed on all items offered by Central Street Books. Continuing northwestward, they skirted the southwestern base of the La Sal Mountains and pushed into Spanish Valley, which flows toward the present site of Moab. The trees were fortunately too green to burn, and the fire swept through acres, doing no more damage than to consume the dry leaves and char the bark. He resolved, very properly, in view of his seniority, to assume the command-in-chief until General Harney should arrive from the East. Many of these men belonged to the scum of the great Western cities, — a class more dangerous, because more intelligent and reckless, than the same class of population in New York. Message from the President of the United States, transmitting reports from the secretaries of state, of war, of the interior, and of the attorney general, relative to the military expedition ordered into the territory of Utah. When the Mormons evacuated the post, they burned all the buildings inside these quadrangles. The rest of their contents was mostly flour and bacon. So, without investigation, mail service to Utah was suspended and 2,500 troops led by Albert Sidney Johnston were ordered to accompany Cumming to Great Salt Lake City. He decided to send them all to Henry’s Fork, thirty-five miles south of Fort Bridger, where he had at one time designed to encamp with the whole army. In the Endowment House at Salt Lake City, secret rites are practised of a character similar to the mysteries of the Nile, and presided over by Young and Kimball, two Vermont Yankees, with all the solemnity of priests of Isis and Osiris. However, the Move South continued, probably because the government representatives insisted that Johnston's troops must be admitted but were unable to guarantee that they would come in peacefully. The propagation of the religion of which Joseph Smith was the prophet has just begun to attract the notice its extraordinary success deserves. The existence of polygamy was officially denied by the highest ecclesiastical authority, although we know to-day that the denial was a shameless lie, and that Joseph Smith, during his lifetime, had a plurality of wives, and at his death bequeathed them to his successor, who already possessed a harem of his own. The distance of Salt Lake City from the camp on Ham’s Fork was by this route nearly three hundred miles, — while the distance by the road past Fort Bridger, through the cañons, was less than one hundred and fifty miles. He was, at the time, in command in Kansas, subject in a measure to the will of Governor Walker. The rumors of the impending expedition reached the Mormons at the very moment they were prepared to apply to Congress for admission as a State. On the 27th of October, the column moved forwards. Title:: The Utah expedition, 1857-1858; letters of Capt. The regiment of dragoons was detailed to guard them. Hardcover. 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