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Diary of Brigham Young, page 042

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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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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 042
Description Sunday 12. This morning attend[ed] meeting as usual Elders Thomas Smith, Edmund Ellsworth, H. C. Kimball and John Young Severally addressed the meeting. I never heard Bros Heber & John Speak with more power & & freedom, at noon Sealed 5 or 6 Couples, had a long conversation with F Little concerning the "States," military posts Laramie & Kearney. I wish to avoid hostilities- with the United States, but before I'll See this people Suffer as they have done heretofore > I will draw my sword, > . . in the name of Isreal God, w and say to my brethren let our Swords fall upon our enemies. After- noon had a good meeting the Saints feel well. They have never heretofore been So faithful. Bros Amasa Lyman and John Bank?' Spoke. Brigham'5 senior wifr. Luna sulwquently became the \\ife of George \V. Thatchel. Brigham Yorq Famil) Genealogy, manu- script, I,. D. S. Archivrs. Th c manrlrcl ipt lists only tc\ enty-seven wives M.ith seventeen of them the mothers of children. The Luna Young Thatcher papers are found in the Philip Blair Papers in the Special Collrctions Depaltmcnt, Marriott Library. Contained therein are numerous letters and photographs of the Young and Thatcher families. 4GJohn Banks \\ac a follower of Joseph Morris. Jenron, Bio- graphical Encyclopedia, 2 :590-91 calls him "one of the abl?Tt and most eloquent local missionaries of the British Mission." He served in many positions in the church organization in England. In 1850 he emigrated to Utah and wttled in Pleasant Grove. He came under the inflrlencr of Jowph Morris and became a counselor to Morris at their srttlclrlent at Kington Felt on the Weller River. Banks suffrted a Tvorlnd in the battle \\ith the Utah posse that attacked the felt. ITe died the night of June 15-l 6, 1862. Banky, "History of John Bankc and the Morlisite Movement." Young Jorlrnal, Atlgurt 18i2-lkcr1nl1cr 21, 1857, notes that on July 11, 1857, just the day before this diary mtry, Hanks \vas given a divorce from his \\ifc by Rliqham Young.
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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 328991
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6t152wp/328991