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Diary of Brigham Young, page 054

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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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Identifier Page 054.gif
Title Diary of Brigham Young, page 054
Description Sunday 26. There was a large conncourse of the Saints met in [the] Bowery. Bros G A Smith A. 0. Smoot & myself spoke in for[e]noon, our prospects were set forth[,] news from [the] States given, and I talked pretty sharp concerning the "Gentiles." Bro Poultor sungs a couple of Songs somewhat discriptive of what the Saints would and could do, with a few Items of advice for "Uncle" Afternoon Elders Joseph Young [and] Heber C. Spoke. Evening met with "circle" Bro Groesbeks letter was read. Extracts from "Mormon" Mrs Macleans letter. and one future policy was dis[c]ussed. We prayed for our -- Enemies. Monday 27. A great many callers on buisness. I attended to usual buisness of day. got further particulars from brethren from States. Bros J Taylor and E. Snow are on the[i]r way here with Some 10 others. did not go out. rested as much of the day as possible. Tuesday 28. Spent the day as usual, in councilling the Saints and attending to buisness. discussing the news from the States ect. Wedn[e]sday 29. Spent the day in rest very few callers on buisness. Thursday 30 Started very early this morning to visit' Bro Neff at his mill on Mill Creek. Spent the entire day there. time-after-time to refute the charges of Drun~mond, and his namr appears in many diaries and correspondcncc-mostly denouncing him as a scoundrel of the lowest order.
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Source Diary of Brigham Young, 1857
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 329003
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6t152wp/329003