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Title 1855 Acts, Resolutions and Memorials, Passed at the Several Annual Sessions of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, 1855
Subject Law; Legislation--Utah
Description (1855) The Fourth Legislature, 1854, passed an act compile and revise the laws currently in force. Included were those of the current session. No 1854 session law was published. Laws not included in the compilation were deemed repealed, obsolete or not necessary to reprint. Included were marginal notes, index and table of contents
Publisher Published by Virtue of an Act Approved January 19, 1855, Great Salt Lake City, Utah
Date 1855
Type Text
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Source KFU30 1855 .A193
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 12 cm x 19 cm
Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor; Jan Robertson
Scanning Technician Amanda Wilson
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Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-22
Date Modified 2012-06-05
ID 718723
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6c53mkv

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Title Declaration of Independence_page 6
Description j1 We, therefore, the representatives of theiUnited States of â- A'rae-nca, in general Congress assembled., appealing to-,the..-Supreme-Jwdge of the:World for the .rectitude; of our intentions/; do,!inline name, and by the authority of the , good people, of these colonies,-Holemn'ly publish and declare that these-United Colonies are^ and of right ought to' be,, free, add independent states;: that they â- are absolved from all al 1 egiance.;to the.British crown,, and. -that all po-litical connexioa.between tliemand the state of Great Britain is, and ought to be, totally dissolved-; -and that, as free! sand independent states, they have full power t^Jevy war,; conclude peace,; contract alliances, establish .icommerce',- and. do ..all other.: acts- and things which independent states may of, right do.And'for- the support of this declaration,-with :a: firm, reliance, on the-protection!; ol Divine Providence, we mutually pledge to.each,other our lives, our fortunes, and our-;sacred honor,...,,- -ujti Iw.y:- â- >. /â-  •â- -,. <v.<i Un-'LjU'lH â- â- -'â- â-  il The foregoing declaration tvasVcbyi'order of 'Congress, engrossed andrsiorned by the following members:- EGBERT MORRIS y EGBERT MORRIS, BENJAMIN,RUSH,-..-- -.., SAMUEL, CHASE,,,;! -,â- :: CARTER BRAXTON, JOSEPH HEiWES,- ; .GEORGE WYTHE, .â-  GEORGE READ, RICHARD HENRY LEE, THOMAS HAY WARD, •THOMAS LYNCH, Jun.. WM. FLOYD, m- ABRAHAM CLARK,, -. PHILLIP,LIVINGSTON, WM. WHIPPLEy, .:-â- ".•.â- ,:.â- â-  GE.O.,WALTON,-.i.-.r/t â- â-  LEWIS MORRIS, •JOHN HANCOCK. [,. ELB RID GE i GERRY, .OLIVER; WOLGOTT, JOHNMORTO:N, „ â- JOHNPENN, •......•: >• .-. • THOS. M.KEAK,. ; â- â- .;,.: 'WM. HOOPER;:-;- -.<.: : WM..PACA, , vim.;. • I-F;LIGHTFOO.TLEE,-:. •: â-  - ;-•.,-: ARTHUR MIDDLETON, , BUTTON, GWINNETT, â- i • LYMAN-HALL, i : â- ,â- 'â-  J, FRANCIS LEWIS, . i--: ,-,., vSAML:,ADAMS,v; â- â- â- â-  i- /; EDWARD RUTLED.GE, •• ,fl -JOHNADAMS.v .,,,-! . ;â- : â- ;:B.FRANKLIN,-,, v -.v.,tf -lichTJAMES.SMITH, --.t .vr'jj.uln JOSIAH .RARLETT, â-  ,;^..j*SAML: HUNTINGTONv? ', WM. WILLIAMS,,; ,.,, ;?.! (,H,,MATTHEW THORNTON,. ItlGHARD STOCKTON^? JQHN;WITHERSPOON> . • WILLIAM.ELLERY, ^u--\-w ROGER,SHERMANhi n^w,^' CHARLES CARROLL^ of!,Gar- rolton; ,â- â- .'â- . ,â- :• <•> ':â- â- Â»: n u-:u "i< â-  THOMAS JEFFERSON, BENJAMIN HARRISON, :STEPHEN HOPKINS, -.FRANCIS HOPKINSON,. i .JOHN-HART,- iv. â-  •s.io.J.-jj JAMES WILSON,, :>rfj i-.ri THOMAS STONE,',;;i- : . GEORGE TAYLOR/ ,.:i I THOMAS NELSON, Jun.
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Source Original Book: Acts, Resolutions and Memorials, Passed at the Several Annual Sessions of the Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah, 1855
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-11-22
Date Modified 2005-11-22
ID 718267
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6c53mkv/718267