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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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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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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 019
Description Thurs 11. Prest Y. went out this morn[in]g. in company with his bror Joseph Y. in the carriage of the latter to [blank] was out till the afternoon, heard the Editor A. Carr[ington]`8 read the Phonographers report of his remarks last sunday, ab[ou]t. home till night. Chief Walker, he was a baptized Mormon and ntuch courted by the Mormon leaders, who ryanted to remain on friendly terms with the Utes. On February 15, carries this item on Arrapene. 1857, the Manuscript History "Several of the Elders addressed the Saints in the tabernacle. during the day, Arrapene, a Utah Indian Chief, delivered d powerful exhortation to the Saints, telling them to follow their leaders, and do right, not drink whiskey or do wrong in any thing." In the Brigham Young Letterbooks there are several letters to Arrapene, some involving Arrapene's journey north to Fort Limhi with Brigham's party in April 1857. Young Letterbook, vol. 3, pp. 279, 287, 498, 728. IsAlbert Carrington was editor of the Deseret News, serving in that capacity from 1854 to 1859. Carrington had a varied and stormy career. A native of Vermont, he attended Dartmouth where he encountered difficulties regarding his paper submitted for graduation. He joined the Mormon church in 1841 and par- ticipated in the 1847 migration. In 1849%ii0 he was a member of Captain Howard Stansbury's Great Salt Lake surveying- party. He served in the Utah Legislature as a member of the Council from 1863-67. In 1868 he was chosen president of the European Mission and in 1870 named a member of the Quorum of Twelve Apostles, an office he held until 1885. Meanwhile he served several more terms as president of the European Mission. For twenty years he served as secretary to Brigham Young and became one of the administrators of the Brigham Young Estate. After the death of his close associate Brigham Young, Carrington began to have troubles and was excommunicated November 7 1885, but was admitted back into the church prior to his death which occurred September 19, 1889. clopedia, 1: 126-27. J cnson, Biographical Ency Carrington's papers are on depasit in the Special Collections Department, Marriott Library. There arc fifteen diaries cover- ing the period 184881886.
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Source Diary of Brigham Young, 1857
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Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
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Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6t152wp/328968