By 1870, there were 12,800 residents in Salt Lake City. What percentage were foreign born?
(C) de la Casas
Bartolome de Las Casas (1474-1566), in his book Historia de las Indias (published 1875-1876), throws great Light upon the early treatment of the Indians by the Spaniards. Las Casas was the first man to contend that the Indians were the lost tribes of Israel.
William Edwin Berrett, The Restored Church (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book Company, 1973), 46.