Diary of Brigham Young, page 059

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Identifier diary_brigham_young.xml
Title Diary of Brigham Young 1857
Creator Young, Brigham, 1801-1877
Subject Mormons; Diaries
Subject Local Utah--Governors; Mormon Church--Presidents; Mormons--United States--Biography; Utah War, 1857-58
Description This publication is the first printing of a complete diary of the Mormon leader. It provides good insight into Brigham Young's interests and activities, but very little little information about his personal life. Edited and introduction by Everett L. Cooley.
Publisher Tanner Trust Fund University of Utah Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Contributors Cooley, Everett L. (editor)
Date 1980
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Format Creation Digital images scanned at 8-bit grayscale on an Epson Expression 836XL flatbed scanner, and saved as uncompressed TIFF files at 3366 x 5370 pixels resolution. Display GIF files generated In PhotoShop.
Source Diary of Brigham Young, 1857
Language eng
Relation Is part of: Utah, the Mormons, and the West, no. 10
Coverage 1857
Rights Management University of Utah, Copyright 2001
Holding Institution J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah.
Source Physical Dimensions 15.5 cm x 23.5 cm
Source Characteristics Printed Hard Cover Book
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Bit Depth Text: 1-bit / Images: 8-bit (grayscale)
Scanning Technician Clifton Brooks; Karen Edge
Metadata Cataloger Clifton Brooks; Karen Edge; Jan Robertson
Call Number BX 8695 Y7 A33 1980
ARK ark:/87278/s6t152wp
Topic Mormons; Diaries; Letters; Mormon pioneers
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-20
Date Modified 2011-04-07
ID 329270
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Title Diary of Brigham Young, page 059
Description The brethren who were going with express called already to Start. I told them to wait until 4 O.C. next morni [n] g Thursday 13 Spent most of day in office assisting general Wells to prepare general order & instructions to militia and calling for 550 men to go back on the road in detachments to "protect our emigration" and see them Safe here. coun- tilled brethren who called this afternoon James Ferguson arrived from North, and informed me, that the antici- pated difficulty with Indians at Box Elder had been amicably Settled. at 6 3/! P.M. met with Elders Kimball, Wells, Taylor, Richards, Woodruff and-l$Several others, (for list [of] names See Hist[oria]ns office) to deposit the records of the church, in the South East corner of the Temple wall in a Stone Box prepared for that pur- pose (For list of deposits-See Historians office) after they were Sealed up and the Stone placed in its proper position pray[e]r was offered (myself mouth) that the Lord would preser[v]e them to come forth at a future day to His honor & glory."' Spent evening in office chatting with brethren concerning our differences with U. S. and laying plans for our future opperations. health good Friday 14 Rode out to church farm South. In afternoon at the SgThe Manuscript History for August 13, gives a list of the items placed in the southeast corner of the temple. Some of the items placed there were: the Book of Mormon, Doctrine and Covenants, Messenger and Advocate (six volumes), The Millen- nial Star (volumes 1 through 18 complete and volume 19, nun- bet-s 1 through 19), Nauvoo Neighbor, Frontier Guardian, Harf) of Zion, Revised Laws of Utah, portraits of the First Presidency, Deseret coins made in the valley ($2.50, $5.00, $10.00, $20.00), and several other publications and artifacts.
Format application/pdf
Source Diary of Brigham Young, 1857
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 329008
Reference URL