University of Arizona

Autobiography and Diary of James Pace

Autobiography and Diary of James Pace

First Page of "A Biographical Sketch of the Life of James Pace"

James Pace, 1811-1888, was a Lieutenant in the Mormon Battalion in the U.S. Army.

Includes autobiography, pp. 1-18, and diary, pp. 19-86. Typescript of diary compiled while serving with Mormon Battalion describes events, travel conditions, and encounters with Native Americans, Spaniards, and Americans.