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Title (1849-1851) The State of Deseret - Appendix: Constitution and Ordinances (1849-1851)
Subject Law; Legislation--Utah
Description (1849-1851) Collected by Dale L. Morgan, these were published as an appendix to The State of Deseret, 8 Utah Hist. Q. 155-233 (1940), and later reprinted in THE STATE OF DESERET (Logan, Utah: Utah State University Press with the Utah Historical Society, 1987). In 1849 a constitution was drafted for a provisional government organized under the name "State of Deseret." Its legislature met on several occasions from July 2, 1849 until March 28, 1851, when it was dissolved upon announcement of the federal act to establish a territorial government (the "Organic Act").
Publisher Utah State Historical Society
Contributors Morgan, Dale R.
Date 1947
Type Text
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Source Utah Historical Quarterly Volume 8 Numbers 23-24
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.
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Metadata Cataloger Kelly Taylor
Scanning Technician Amanda Wilson; Jan Robertson
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Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-12-05
Date Modified 2012-06-05
ID 719739
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6zw1mpz

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Title Index_page 247
Description Index 247 governments, 67, 8In, 94, 141 Militia, 78, 96, 96n, 97, 97n, 100, 108, 109, 161, 163, 167-169, 218-220 Mill Creek, 78n, 101, 177, 196, 199, 200, 225 precinct, 87 Miller, Daniel F., 129, 130 Miller, Reuben, 137n Miller, William, 104, 238 Mills, 73, 76, 78, 78n, 101, 105n, 238 Miner, Aurelius, 138 Mining, 193, 197, 198 Minnesota territorial government, 121 Minutemen, 168, 169 Missouri, 151 Missouri Compromise line, 127, 128 Moor, Thomas, 99, 237 Morley, Isaac, 89 Mormon Battalion, 75, 75n, 80, 81 Mormons influence of Civil War on, 134-144 leadership of, 68-74, 78, 79, 84, 85, 87 morals of, 108 political view of polygamy, 154 position after Mexican War, 79-82 public opinion of, 114n, 116, 118 settlement of, 68, 120 social character of, 68 as squatters, 99n views of Constitution, 79n, 134, 136 view of government, 79 view of Indians, 126 Zachary Taylor's view on, 126, 127, 127n Moss. J., 103 Mountain men, ferries of, 99n Mud Hen, The, 99n Municipal courts, 108, 205 Murder, 213-215 Murdock, John, 69, 88, 233 Musicians, militia, 168 N Natural resources legislation, 73, 76, 77, 78, 78n, 103. 106, 106n, 108. 109 Nauvoo, 87, 97n. 108, 121. 140 charter, 107n, 108 Legion, 78, 97n, 100, 108, 109 Nebeker, John, 70, 74 Nebeker, Peter, 238 Nebraska. 114, 139 Nevada, 86, 139, 141, 144 New England, colonial suffrage restrictions, 86 vagrancy laws, 75, 76 New Jersey, suffrage in, 86 New Mexico, 67, 86, 92n, .121, 123 North Carolina, 67n North Cottonwood Canyon, 108, 218 precinct, 87 North Mill Canyon, 200 precinct, 87 O Officers county, 97 Deseret, see Deseret Nauvoo Legion, 97n Utah Territory, 129-131 Ogden, 73, 98, 99, 101, 105, 109, 110, 180, 220 Omnibus Bill, 122-125 Oquirrh Mountains, 106 Ordinances, See a/so Laws city, 202-205 committee on, 233 State of Deseret analysis of, 68, 96-111 legalized by territorial legislature, 131, 132 Oregon, 67, 67n, 68, 80, 83, 86, 121,125 Organic Acts, 125, 126, 131, 144 Pace, W. B., 146n Pack, John, 88 Pardons by governor, 159 Parowan, 109, 110, 197, 220, 223 Patent rights, 104 Peacock, George, 146n Peck, Martin, 238 Peddling and hawking, 203 Penal code, 213-218 Pendleton, P.. 108 Penrose, Charles W.. 153 Perjury, 176, 215 Perkins, William G., 107n Perpetual Emigrating Company, 77, 102, 103, 110, 187-190, 226, 227, 238 Peteetneet Creek, 105n Petition, right of, 163 Petitions committee, 233 Pettigrew. David, 89, 233 Phelps. William W., 82, 85, 86, 89, 233 Picket, (William?), 92 Pierce, Robert, 104 Pin games, 204 Pitchforth, Samuel, 141n Pleasant County, 105n Poisoning, 213, 214 Poland Act, 108 Police, 204 Polk, James T.. 91, 108. 109, 115 Poll book, 164, 165 tax, 209, 210
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Source Original Journal: Utah Historical Quarterly The State of Deseret
Setname uu_law_uschs
Date Created 2005-12-05
Date Modified 2005-12-05
ID 719734
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6zw1mpz/719734