Monthly Archives: March 1853

May 2, 1853

Monday the 2nd. Not very pleasant this morning. Very cool and damp. The prairies are dotted over with camps, some lying still waiting for grass and others starting out. We started at seven o’clock, stopped at 11:30 to let our … Continue reading

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May 1, 1853

Sunday, May 1st. Commenced raining at six o’clock this morning and rained quite hard for awhile. Expected to lay by to-day had not some riotious Spaniards camped by us. Concluded to travel a few miles, started about ten o’clock, traveled … Continue reading

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