Between 1856 to 1860, ten handcart companies entered the valley. It's estimated that 3,000 Saints entered the valley by this mode of transportation. Most built their handcarts and were on their way, however, others like to give their handcart a polished look. What did some pioneers do to their handcarts to add flare?
a. Put on bigger wheels
b. Put on wider wheels
c. Painted on mottos or slogans
d. Painted on racing stripes or flames
a. The Indian Relief Society
Plewe, Brandon S., et. at., Mapping Mormonism (Provo, Utah: Brigham Young University Press, 2012) 102.