Conspiracy and siege of the Mountain Meadows Massacre

The conspiracy and siege of the Mountain Meadows Massacre was initially planned by its Mormon perpetrators to be a short


The conspiracy and siege of the Mountain Meadows Massacre was initially planned by its Mormon perpetrators to be a short "Indian" attack, against the Baker–Fancher party. But the planned attack was repulsed and soon turned into a siege, which later culminated in the massacre of the remaining emigrants, on September 11, 1857.
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