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Diary of Brigham Young, page 072

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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 072
Description Wedn[e]sday 2 Fine rain this morning accompanyed by heavy thunder -one woman killed and child injured in 10 WardT3 Spent day at Bro F. littles attending to buisness, visit- ing ect. Thursday 3 General Fast day Offices Shut-Public works stopt, general ward meetings held. Spent day in meeting&in my Scho[o]l room looking about premises ect. This eve- ning Cal mail arrived, letters from G. Q. Cannon John R. Young (Nephew) W. I. Cox (San Barn[ar]dino) none of particular importance. Friday 4 Spent morning in office, looking over E. Snows acc[ount]. Went to endowment House Sealed Several couples. This evening an express arrived from the plains-Stated that Our Emigration relief Expedition had taken Head Quar- ters at Devils Gate that our emigration had all past [passed] that point except Young & Littles train the Boys from Deer & Hor[se]shoe creeks-who would be there "Brother Hamlin arrived to day from the Santa Clara Mis- sion with some 12 indian chiefs who had come to see President Young. One [illegible] chief-his name is Iots I govats the Chief of the Pieds of the Desert [ ?] & Santa Clara & Rio Virgin he had a chief with him of [illegible] Indians of Harmony. Canosh it [is] Chief of the Parvants & Amon Walkers Brother President Young had an interview with the Indians for about one hour." The other identifying document is in Bancroft Library in "Utah Historical Incidents-Excerpts From the Manuscript His- tory of Brigham Young" (p .12). It has rssentially the identical wording as the Wilford Woodruff entry. r3The Manuscript History for September 2 notes that the woman killed by the heavy thunderstorm was the wife of G. P. Barrett, "whose house collapsed in the 9th Ward."
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Source Diary of Brigham Young, 1857
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 329021
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6t152wp/329021