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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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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
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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 017
Description others. See Phnograpers [phonographer's] Reports, Amassa Lyman spoke & was in Prest. Quorum this eve[nin]g. also J. M. Bernhisel, Lor Snow &c. Mond 8, The rain fell gently during the night & again has watered our Wheat Corn & other produce so that our prospect of abundant harvests is good. Weather cool to day. Prests Y. & Wells in office early this morning when recorder entered. Prest Kimball called during day, he is stiff & sore from Speaking yesterday Prest Y. had cold rain ceased about 5 p.m fair eve[nin]g. Tuesd 9. The sun has arisen upon soil as well watered, as ever garden or hothouse hath been, surely our prospects of abundant crops are good. Prest Y. seems better Bror C. C. Rich arrived here from San Barnerdino last n[igh]t, and with Amasa Lyman called upon Prest. Y. today. Dr. Jno. M. Bernhisel. also called, an intelligent interview & agreeable conversation. of the American Arms, their offer of them, our refusal of them unless they would deliver them free of express, got a resolution thro' the house, but afterwards a Mr. Kenneth of Missouri, moved a reconsideration of this matter as this [is] dangerous to put arms into the hands of the Mormons. "A Commit- tee of the whole V on the State of the Union" The Speaker vacates the chair & calls another to preside, and then go into the widest range considering every matter thro' the world and the "rest of mankind"- a mere phrase, insignificant but at [the] same time very extensive-"a Committee of the whole"-"A Buncombe Speech" to empty benches. he was speaking for Bun- combe Esq. & his insuff[i]ciency of the "Burr Survey'"- l"David II. Burr had been a controversial figure in Utah. Appointed wrvryor for Utah Trltitory in 18.52, he had c on\tant
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Source Diary of Brigham Young, 1857
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 328966
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6t152wp/328966