Travel at Your Own Risk: The Hastings Cutoff and Western Utah
Date(s) - 06/30/2018
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Join Jessica Montcalm as she discusses the experiences of emigrants who chose to follow a “shortcut” to California and Oregon. While many who followed the route were traveling to the Kingdom of Deseret (Utah Territory), others took the word of William Hastings and attempted to follow his “shortcut,” some to their famous demise.