Utah State Historical Society Classified Photo Collection
Utah State Historical Society
Lawyers; Judges; Mormon pioneers; Frontier and pioneer life; Criminals; Scapegoat
Lee, John D.
Image shows John D. Lee, the attorneys, and the judge from his trial. John Doyle Lee was a Mormon pioneer, U.S. Indian Agent in Iron County, and the central figure in the tragic Mountain Meadows Massacre, in which he was executed for the crimes, 20 years afterward.