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Mormon migration from Nauvoo, Illinois to Council Bluffs, Iowa

Iowa, 1857, zoomable map
04/15/1846
About this date and throughout the spring of 1846, over 12,000 Mormons began a massive migration from Nauvoo, Illinois to Council Bluffs, Iowa.
Source Citation: 
Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., ed., The Almanac of American History (New York: Barnes & Noble Books, 1993), 251.

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