Transcript for Salter, William, [Autobiographical sketch], in Jane Jennings Eldredge, "Records and Historical Sketches of Residents of Davis County, Utah," 9 vols. (1916), 2:54

Emegrated to Uath [Utah] the same year 1868[.] Walken all the way acrose the plains[,] forded the rivers. Crosed the plains in Capt Molin company[.] had a hard time on the plains[.] We ran out of perivions [provisions] and little children cryin for bread but when we got to Green River We got some more. We arrived in Salt Lake City Sep 2 1868