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Title (1851) Acts Resolutions and Memorials Passed by the First Annual and Special Sessions of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, 1851
Subject Law; Legislation--Utah
Description (1851) Session law from the first legislature of the Utah territory. Organizes government, reenacts laws of Deseret
Publisher By authority of the Legislative Assembly, Great Salt Lake City
Date 1852
Type Text
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Language eng
Rights Management Digital image copyright 2005, S.J. Quinney College of Law. All rights reserved.
Holding Institution S.J. Quinney College of Law, The University of Utah, South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0730.
Source Physical Dimensions 15 cm x 23.5cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor; Jan Robertson
Scanning Technician Amanda Wilson
ARK ark:/87278/s60v8dhv
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2012-06-05
ID 716954
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv

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Title Post Office_page 233
Description fully solicited; and your memorialists, as in duty bound, will ever pray. Approved Maren 6, 1852. MEMORIAL TO CONGRESS FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A D1S* TRIBUTING POST OFFICE. To the Honorable the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States in Congress assembled: Your memorialists, the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, beg leave to show unto your honorable body, ihat, /¦'-•¦•¦" Whereas, there are a number of post routes diverging from this city; and. * Whereas, the post master of this city has to perform in reality many of the duties of a distributing post office; and, Whereas, in consequence of the California prices which have, and do prevail here, the post master of this city has been under, the necessity of involving himself under heavy liabilities for rent and clerk hire; and, * Whereas, many of the post offices established in this Territory, are rendered valueless by want of mail routes; and, Whemas, the services of a mail agent, are highly important to this Territtjrv; Therefore your memorialists respectfully pray your honorable body for an appropropriation .of five thousand dollars for the relief of the post master of this city; and that a distributing post office be established by law in this Territory; that suitable appropriations be made to defray the expenses thereof; ^ind that a mail agent be appointed and authorized to let contracts on the several routes in this Territory. Your memorialists feel confident that the above named measures carried out, would greatly tend to facilitate the intercourse among the inhabitants of this Territory. The favorable consideration of your honorable body upon this important subject, is respectfully desired; and yoar memorialists, as in duty bound, will ever pray. ? Approved March 6, 1852.
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Source Original Book: Laws and Ordinances of the State of Deseret (Utah) Compilation 1851
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-08
Date Modified 2005-11-08
ID 716928
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s60v8dhv/716928