Discovering human remains at Mountain Meadows: a conversation with historical archeologist Everett Bassett

08.24.2020 (Season 2: Episode 1) The story of the siege and massacre of approximately 120 California bound immigrants by Mormon settlers at Mountain Meadows (Washington County, 38 m. northwest of St. George) on September 11, 1857 is perhaps the second most well-known story in all of Utah’s history behind only the epic story of the 1847 Mormon Pioneers.  The massacred …