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Robert E Stewart <[log in to unmask]>
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:24:22 -0500
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Henry is right. Twain borrowed Orion's journal of the trip to write that  
section of Roughing It, so it has historical credibility some  other sections 
lack. They stayed in Salt Lake City two days, so that can be  subtracted 
from "road" time.
In a message dated 11/19/2014 8:34:55 A.M. Pacific Standard Time,  
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The  University of California Press edition of Roughing It has a  detailed
chronology of the trip west, miles covered, locations and time on  pages

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