Your comments echo my thoughts exactly. Here in the 21st century, we are so blessed with material comforts -- air conditioning, cell phones, comfortable cars, internet communications, in addition to hotels and restaurants at nearly every turn.
- Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail (U.S. National Park Service)
- The Pioneer Story (LDS.org)
- Reflections on the Mormon Trail Times & Seasons
- Early Latter-day Saints (database)
On July 24th we celebrate the arrival of the first group of Mormons to the overlook of the Salt Lake Valley at a place where Brigham Young stated This is the right place. Picture shown above is from the This is the Place Heritage Park website.
Happy family tree climbing!
Your friend in genealogy.