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Diary of Brigham Young, page 044

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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
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
ID 329270
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6t152wp

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Title Diary of Brigham Young, page 044
Description Some. Afternoon Bros Heber Dani[e]l, F. D. Richards Feramorz Little & majn]y others called. Spoke with them concerning pre[p]arations for celebration 24 inst. wrote to Allen Taylor, to See George Allen, & find out who the 23 5 or 10 acre lotts belong too, which lie between v the Willard Richards pasture & the State Road as I wish to purchase them. weather fine though rather warm for comfort, Tuesday 14. I feel very well to day. The are [air] was quite Sultry from a high South wind attended to buisness, Bros Heber and Daniel spent part of day here. councilled Some of the bretheren on various matters of buisness. Purchased a fine Shay topped buggy from brom Golding. Rec[eived] letters from Bros. Rufus C Allen, & James 4v Lewis of Iron Co learnjed] from bro Rufus that the the mission on the Santa Clara is prospering. Bro Lewis wanted Some council what to do with about $1000 of consecrated property as the widow was to [receive] Support out of it. Decided who Should be candidate for representing G. S. L. Co. next Session in the Legislature. See House roll, Also J M Bernhisel for our delegate to congruss4" Gave Some directions about Printing tickets 4"Followin~ up on the decision of thr "election" of Utah'? delegate to C&qeFs and othrr officeq, Brighaln Young sent the following lcttw to Isaac C. Haight, Esquire, Gdar City, Iron County on July 15, 1857. It should be noted that Haight was stake presidrnt and also an officer in the Iron County militia. "Dear Brother "You will prrceive by the Dcseret News hereuith forwarded that Hon. John M. Bemhisel is nominatrd for rc-election to the office of Delqate to Congrrss which we plcsutne uill meet jvith the United and hearty cuppolt of all the people. It is al50 ou1 wish that Gorge A. Snlith should be returned a nlrlnher of the Council of the Lcgi~lati~e Assembly of the Territory at the August election flom Iron and \\`ashington Corlntieu. You rcill plence to
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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/328993