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Diary of Brigham Young, page 021

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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
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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
ARK ark:/87278/s6t152wp
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 021
Description off the whole lot @ $30.00 p[e]r head.`l Towards evening took a[n] airing with wife and child, in his htZ%Y- Sunday. 14. Met at Bowery, large congregation, at 8 oc. A.M. to hear Gentile opinions of us, from the newspapers. In the after/noon a good [feeling] prevailed, Prest Young ad- dressed the Saints. In the quorum, a long and interesting conversation, concerning the policy which the govern- ment would pursue towards us. Monday 15 A great many callers, arrangeing the cattle business. Amasa Lyman C C Rich L. D. Young & Jos. Young also called. Tuesday 16. Prest Young Started this morning 7.45 on a visit, to cot- tonwood Kanyon, went as far as the Seventies mill." 21These are the cattle gathered to pay the debt to Livingston and Kinkead. See footnote 11. 22There were several sawmills built in Rig Cottonwood Can- yon-primarily by Frederick Kesler who was a millwright for the Mormons from his first contact with them in Illinois. He was operating a mill on the Iowa side of the Mississippi when the refugees first arrived at Commerce, later Nauvoo, Illinois. He began to do milling for them and later built mills at Winter Quarters in present Nebraska and throughout the Great Salt Lake area. Some of his works remain today-the Chase mill in Liberty Park and the rock mill in Farmington that is now a restaurant. His business and family activities are well docttmentcd in his twelve diaries and other papers in the Special Collections Department, Marriott Library. Some of his small day books and legal papers are at the Huntington Library. Microfilm topics of the Huntington items are also located in the Kesler Collect; n, ix- Special Collections Department, Marriott Library. 1, Other mills in the Valley vvere operated by brothers, Rober-t
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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 328970
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6t152wp/328970