Mormon studies, Mormon Battalion, Gadsden Purchase, Southern Pacific Railroad
The battalion's pioneering trek through uncharted territory left its mark on the U.S.-Mexican border and blazed a trail for the future Southern Pacific Railroad.
Cowan, Richard O.
"The Mormon Battalion and the Gadsden Purchase,"
BYU Studies Quarterly: Vol. 37:
4, Article 3.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/byusq/vol37/iss4/3