Diary of Brigham Young, page 034

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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
Format application/pdf
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
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Title Diary of Brigham Young, page 034
Description Woodruff, G A Smith, & myself Severally addressed the meeting. I have never met with more hearty responces: to ideas given, than from the Brethren this evening. Tuesday 30. Spent the entire day in preparing mail matter. Wrote to H. S. Eldridge, Orson Pratt, Co1 Thomas. L. Kane, John Taylor with a host of others and a host of Official documents. He[a]Ith good. WY Wedn[e]sday I Attended to the usual buisness of the day Finished pre- pareing the mail matter, wrote to Groesbeck"' to locate an Y X Station out from Independance that the breth- eren might [have] nothing further to do with that place, than to go in with the mails & Bring return do [ditto]. Had conversation with Wm Hickman concerning his coming home so quick (7 days from Laramie) wrote to H. S Eldridge to not run in debt; as my policy in money matters is, never to run into debt, but extend my buisness operations only so far, as my means in Hand, will enable me to Settle at the Shortest notice. ,`"Nicholas Groesbcck, an early convert to Mormonism, migrated to Utah in 1847 and was sent to Indeprndence ( 1857) as the agent for the Brigham Young Express Company. \Vhile there he purchased goods (1,000 pound5 of powder) to aid in the Utah War, but Ma? not permitted to bting his muchandix through the lines of United States troops \vho \verc en louts to Utah. Nicholas \tith hi? sons became impot tant figutrs in mining ventures in Utah-drveloping the Flagstaff Mint in Littlc Cottonwood and selling it to British investors for $500,000. Father and sons became large property holders in Salt Lake City and the son, Nicholas H., developrd nlines in Idaho and Montana. Whitney, History of Utah, 4:25&57; "Utah Dictations, 1886-88," on Nicholas H. Groesbeck, Bancroft Library. These arc statements gathered by H. I-1. Bancroft in preparation for his History of Utah, 1.%KP1#R7 (San Francisco: The History Pul)- lishers, 1890) .
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Source Diary of Brigham Young, 1857
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 328983
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