Journey Begins

Feb. 14, 1861

Arrive at Mansfield, Ohio

Feb. 20

Train Wreck

March 1

President Lincoln Inaugurated

March 4

Stage Wreck

March 16

Smallpox Vaccination

March 22

Reach Mexican Border

March 29

 Bull Fight

April 7

Mountain Passes

April 24

Arrive at Batopilas

May 3

Playing Doctor

May 18

Offer for Mines

May 23

Fritters

June 13

Leave Batopilas

June 20

Arrive at Agiabampo

July 1

Comet

July 5

Dolphin

July 10

Ship's Cuisine

July 12

Captain's Toothache

July 17

Arrive at Mazatlan

July 19

Leave Mazatlan

August 1

Stars and Stripes

August 6

Arrive San Francisco

August 14

A Day in San Francisco

August 18

Short Stop in Sacramento

August 21

Passing Through Carson City

August 23

Salt Lake City

August 29

Devil's Gate

September 3

Need to Change Route

September 7

Des Moines

September 13

Home

September 18

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