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Mountain Meadows Massacre LDS monument
Utah

Memorial for the Baker-Fancher party at the Mountain Meadows Massacre Site.  This monument was constructed by the LDS church.

See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mountain_Meadows_massacre

The site has now been designated as a National Historic Landmark.  See: http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/52107971-78/national-historic-meadows-mountain.html.csp

Copyright: Calvin Jones
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Taken: 03/07/2011
Uploaded: 04/07/2011
Updated: 20/03/2015
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