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Diary of Brigham Young, page 079

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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
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 079
Description could not come-and that if the U. S. attacked us they might expect a flog[g]ing. I took [the] Captain through my garden Peach orch- ard, and vineyard He expressed great surprise at our wonderful progress in So Short a time. We then went to the Editors Garden, and eat peaches with him.79 Spent the remainder of the day in buisness talking politicks Ect. (Captain presented with a letter from Genl Harney at close of me[e]ting, above mentioned.) ("see News") Thursday IO. This Morning 10 O.C. Captain Van Vleit Hon W. H. Hooper & Lady, called at my mansion I Showed the Captain my whole family and establishment. wherewith he expressed himself highly pleased remained at home attending to Sundry Items of buisness ect. 79 Friday 1 I Visited F Little to day returned and attended to public buisness-giveing council- Captain Van Vliet informed me that he Should leave Monday-This evening a Handcart Company came in. This evening Bro J A Little arrived from a 3 y' years mission to England. Saturday 12. As I have now an opportunity of Sending to the States by Bro Burnhisel who accompanys Capt Van Vliet through Special invitation I have commenced prepareing 79This is Albert Carrington, editor of the Desewt News. 8 September 1857, Young Journal, August 1852~December 24, 1857, p. 304, and 9 September 1857, Woodruff Journal, both record this event. Woodruff says Captain Van Vliet asked Mrq. Carrington if she would destroy her orchard as part of thr "scorched earth" policy, "she said yes and would get up nights to do it if it became necessary."
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Source Diary of Brigham Young, 1857
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 329027
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6t152wp/329027