Diary of Brigham Young, page 062

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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
Format application/pdf
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
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-20
Date Modified 2011-04-07
ID 329270
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Title Diary of Brigham Young, page 062
Description Tuesday 18 Rode North accompanyed by part of family-and Bros Heber & Daniel returned in evening Spent a very pleasant day with Bro James Duncan. Spent Evening in office. Wedn[e]sday 19 Spent morning morning in office, attending to buisness. Afternoon Rode out to Bro F Littles, returned at dark. 3&m& Evening learned that Some men have been cut- ting up about town took measures to have it stopt [If] I have to fight I wish to give my enemies fair warning, and then if the[y] will not take it they must abide the consequences. I wish to meet all men at the judgment Bar of God without any to fear me or accuse me of a wrong action Thursday 20 This morning transacted buisness in office. Elder Lorenzo Snow from Box Elder called, also Bro Levi Stewart con- versed concerning our past wrongs our present w condition and future prospects. From bro Levi[`]s report the U. S. Seemed really detirmined to make an eruption with us-well they must abide the consequences. The Day I entered Salt Lake valley 24 July 1847-I remarked delayed in assuming the head of the army then en route to Utah. Meanwhile, Colonel Edmund B. Alexander of the Tenth Infantry served as the commander in the field until the troops went into winter quarters along the tributaries of the Grew River neal Fort Bridgcr. See LeRoy R. and Ann W. Hafen, cds., i"!x CTtah Expedition, 1857-1858, A Documentary Account (Glendale: The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1958), passim. For an overview of the army campaigns in the West during this period see Robert M. Utley, Frontiersmen in Blue. the L'nited States Army and the Indian, 1848-1865 (New York: The Macmillan Company, 1967), especially chapter one for the period under discussion here.
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Source Diary of Brigham Young, 1857
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 329011
Reference URL