This is truly an historical account of the Mormon history. The text that accompanies these views of the Salt Lake City area begins in 1830 with the founder of Mormonism, Joseph Smith in Kirkland, Ohio. This is a detailed description of the development of the Mormon Religion and its journey to the Valley of Salt Lake. This original hand-colored wood engraving is good condition and is a double page spread with publisher’s center fold. It is attached to water color paper. It is published by Harper’s Weekly.