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Diary of Brigham Young, page 058

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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 058
Description constriction which we have, a right to put upon them, as they have afforded us no explanation in relation there too. Monday 10. Spent the entire day in the office Attending to buisness and dictating car [r] espondencc. Tuesday 1 I This morning heard my Son Joseph A (who continues to act as my cor[r]esponding secretary) read the cor[r]e- spondence already made out to See if there was any Items which required alteration. Wrote to Elder N. V. Jones to vacate the Station at Deer creek also for Isaac Bullock to vacate Fort Supply and all the Brethren on the mail route to come home." Fixed my dctirmination not to let any troops enter this territory. And unless the Government assumes a more pacific attitude to, declare emigration by the overland route Stopt, And make every preparation to give the U. S. a Sound drubbing I do not feel to be imposed upon any more. 12 vz hr. severe storm of Hail and rain Wednesday 12 Finished the pre[p]aration of my cor[r]espondance, gave Elder Samuel Richards and George Snider thier instruc- tions (see letter Book). Wrote in Bro Orson Pratts letter to send home all American Elders with as many young men as could come, and to come himself if hc wished."' This afternoon Elders John Taylor E. Snow, H. C. Kimball, D. H. Wells, A Carrington, Elias Smith, Samuel L. Sprague and families visited me at bee hive house. enjoyed ourselves much. ;`See footnote 42. `sOrson Pratt was president of the British Mision.
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Source Diary of Brigham Young, 1857
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 329007
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6t152wp/329007