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Diary of Brigham Young, page 047

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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
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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
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 047
Description printed 2000 of them for Spending 24 in cottonwood Kanyon, kept 2 of my clerk[s] is[s]ueing them."l Friday 17 attend[ed] the endowment House. in the office and attended to buisness. continued is[s]ueing Tickets. took a[n] airing. pleasant weather health good. Saturday 18 Atten'ded to general buisness as usual. took an airing. weather Seemed threatening a Storm. Some thunder and lightening. Several of Bretherern called. Buisy issue- ing tickets for 24th in Cottonwood Kanyon. Sunday 19. This morning attended meeting. Bro A Carrington T. 0. Angel & myself. I made an appology to Mogo. I am affraid I did not better the matter. Tickets remaining on hand were read off. After noon Elders D. H. Wells David Fullmer Jos- A. Young & Amaza Lyman. The congregation Seemed to feel the Spirit of the lord upon them. March 20, 1857. "Bp. John Hess- "It is your privelege to bring down 20 persons on Friday next 27th inst. for theil endowments, let the faithfIll aged have a preferance . . /s/ H. C. Kimball" Young Letterbook, vol. 3, p. 491. SlTwo versions of the "`rickets" are found in the Frederick Kesler Papers. One is here reproduced. Sonle bishops wele sent blocks of tickets to issue to the favored ones of their wards. Brigham Young wanted a good audience for the dramatic events of the ten-year celebration of the arrival of the Mormon\ in Salt Lake Valley. 7 July 1857, Young Letterbook, vol. 3, p. 706 con- tains a letter to Bishop Aaron Johnson in Springville to br present with the Springville band at the mouth of Big CottonLvood Canyon on July 22, to join thr procession to Silvrr Lake.
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Source Diary of Brigham Young, 1857
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 328997
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6t152wp/328997