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Diary of Brigham Young, page 006

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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
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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
Scanning Device Epson Expression 836XL Flatbed Scanner
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Scanning Technician Clifton Brooks; Karen Edge
Metadata Cataloger Clifton Brooks; Karen Edge; Jan Robertson
Call Number BX 8695 Y7 A33 1980
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Topic Mormons; Diaries; Letters; Mormon pioneers
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Date Created 2005-04-20
Date Modified 2011-04-07
ID 329270
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6t152wp

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Title Diary of Brigham Young, page 006
Description supper, Bros Hyde, Woodruff & Richards came in & heard some letters read. Prest. Y. & Wells spent the evening in reading mail matter. Saty. 30. A fine morning, Prest. Y. out early, but much occupied, could not get letters read for interrupting of callers. Prests Kimball & Wells present, Dr. Bernhisel, &c. Prest Y. still engaged opening & reading the letters & corre- spondence of mail that came in yesterday-large amount of letters. Sund. 31. A fine morning rather windy during night. Prest. Y at meeting morn[in]g. and the recorder and A. Carrington in the office all day replying to letters &c. Prests Quorum met in Sealing room as usual. Geo. A. Smith and Dr. Jno. M. Bernhisel related much of their doings and of the political movements in the states. J me. Mond 1. A fine morning. Prest. Y. out in Prest. office on business early. Prest. G. A Smith called, stating some business matters settled-Freme's acc[ount]-Bishop R. Miller, called to apologize for not supplying the quarrymen with butter 8.x. He says he was not called upon to take these things to the men or would have done it.7 Prest Y. some of the missionaries who became ill-especially Frederick Gardiner who was forced to abandon his mission. See 10 May 1857, Journal History and Frederick Gardiner, "A Synopsis of the Life and Travels of Frederick Gardiner," Special Collections D epartment, Marriott Library, pp. 71-75. Stewart's connection with the mail is covered in Young Letterbook, vol. 3, pp. 554-55. 7Reuben Miller's home was in Mill Creek on the outskirts of Salt Lake City where he was bishop from 1850-1882. He also
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Source Diary of Brigham Young, 1857
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Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 328955
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6t152wp/328955