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Diary of Brigham Young, page 056

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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 056
Description contract from us-to Start an express&n+for ourselves. Sunday Aug 2 1857. This morning attended +nee&q Tabernackle enjoying good health, preached a discourse, and made some allu- sion to Joseph Smith the Prophets family when the meeting was over returned home and sealed some per- sons in my office. attended the afternoon meeting and was much interested with a discourse by Elder G. A. Smith. attended circle meeting +he Monday Aug 3 1857. Reading letters which arrived -from by the Cal. mail. Tuesday Aug 4 1857. preparing letters for Cal mail and .also for the express which I have concluded to send to Florence N[ebraska] T[erritory]. wrote to Br J W Cox and Bp Crosby to have the faithful saints in Sanbernardino prepare for coming home for if the U. S. was to commence hostilities with this people they would not be permitted to remain there by the Californians"' Wednesday Aug 5. Busied with the duties of the Office, and preparing letters operation. Hundreds of horses ran on the island and they wwe considered a superior animal. "GUnder this date letters were sent to church leadcrs other than in San Bernardino announcing the trorll)les in store for Utah and saying "Would you not like to conle holl~e and help us-if so release most of the old Elders in fact every one \\-hich can be spared and hasten to our lnidst." To Silas Slllith, H. I'. Richards, and Edward Partridge in Hawaii, Yolmg Letterhook, vol. 3: pp. 747751. Four days later, similar letters xvcre sent to 11'. I. A4pplehy, head of the Eastern Mission and editor of the A40wnon, telling him to suspend his publication and conic honle. Illid., p. 775.
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Source Diary of Brigham Young, 1857
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 329005
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6t152wp/329005