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Diary of Brigham Young, page 036

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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
Resolution TIFF: 3366 x 5370 pixels
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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 036
Description sition which has to [be] met with in seeking to spread the Gospel. We have long prayed for the Lord to cut His work Short in rightousness, and now, when we begin to See the power manifested which He does permit the devil to exercise, to cause the wicked to bring destruction upon themselves, I fear that many of the Saints tremble and Some may falter because thereof. Friday 3rd. Cutt Short buisness opperations this morning, and went to visit F. Little at my upper mill. Rested & enjoyed myself much, returned 7 O.C. in evening. Several of the Bretheren came in, Spent the evening in chatting. Saturday 4. To day the 81st an[n]iversary of the declaration of Independance, awankened at Sunrise by the fireing of cannon, and the ringing of one Bell, M 4 which I at first thought, Seemed the call to Break- fast, but afterwards proved to [be] the one which we use on the Temple block. The firing of camron was the Signal for unfur[l]ing flags. The malitia, estimated to number 2000, met on pu[b]lic (Union) Square a little after 8 A.M. & the forjelnoon was Spent in drilling. the brethren made by far the best appearance that they ever has as military. The afternoon I spent quietly. I rode to the Square with bro. F Little in his carriege. withal I was much pleased with the appearance of the military. Sunday 5 Weather fine. attended meeting. Father Morley, F Little, H. G. Parks, and myself preached I gave an epitome of
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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 328985
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6t152wp/328985