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Diary of Brigham Young, page 104

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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
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Scanning Technician Clifton Brooks; Karen Edge
Metadata Cataloger Clifton Brooks; Karen Edge; Jan Robertson
Call Number BX 8695 Y7 A33 1980
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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 104
Description Stoddard, Judson L., arrived at Twenty-Fourth of July celebra- tion, 49, 49-53 n.52 Stringham, Briant (Bryant), su- pervisor of church herd ground on Antelope Island, 55-56 n.55 ; brought Captain Stewart Van Vliet to Salt Lake City, 76 Sumner, Colonel E. V., sent out to attack Cheyennes, 67, 67-68 n. 68; biographical sketch, 67- 68 n.68 T Tabernacle, organ, 20, 26, 26 n.27 Taylor, John, editor of the Mor- mon, 14 n.12; arrived in Salt Lake City from the States, 57; debt to church, 69; service to the church, 69 n.71 Taylor, Stephen, explored City Creek Canyon to determine ad- visability of caching grain, women and children, etc., 66, 66-67 n.67; accompanied Cap- tain Stewart Van Vliet and J. M. Bernhisel from Salt Lake City to Ham's Fork, 80 Temple, stone quarried, 8 n.7; cornerstone box placed in south- east corner, 59, 59 n.59 Thompson, Samuel, leader of Las Vegas Indian Mission, 12, 12 n.10 Twenty-Fourth of July Celebra- tion, preparations for, 38, 39, 44, 45-47 ; photograph of ticket issued for, 46; tickets, 47, 47 n.51; messengers arrived with news that new governor and federal troops were on their way to Utah, 49, 49-53 n.52 U Union Square, 32, 32 n.36 United States Government, hostil- ities with Mormons, 30 n.34; property taken possession of by Mormons, 87 Utah Expedition, Mormons re- fused supplies to, 27 n.29; 76, 76-77 n.78, 78-80; news of troops sent to Utah reached Mormons, 49, 49-53 n.52; or- ganized, 49-53 n.52; command- er, 61, 61-62 n.62; advance guard 118 miles below Ft. Lar- amie, 73; desertions, 73, 73-74 n. 74; supply trains passed Devil's Gate, 73; commissary officer, 73-74; left Laramie, 85 ; see also United States Govern- ment and Utah War Utah Territory, created, xxv; of- ficials in 1857, xxv Utah War, federal troops ordered to Utah,. xxiii; sources for un- derstandmg, xxiii; negotiated peace, xiv V Van Cott, John, brought charges against Daniel Jones for using his supplies at Devil's Gate dur- ing winter to avoid starvation, 66, 66 n.66 Van Vliet, Captain Stewart, Brig- ham Young refused supplies for army to, 27 n.29; to arrive in Salt Lake City, 73-74; arrived in Salt Lake City, 76; account of official visit with Mormons, 76-80; 76-78 n.78; accompa- nied east by J. M. Bernhisel, 76- 77 n.78; 79, 80; photograph, 77 ; informed of Mormon inten- tion to destroy homes, farms, etc., if troops entered Salt Lake Valley, 78, 79 n.79 W Wells, Daniel H., commander of Nauvoo Legionxxv; offices held, 30 n.34; issued orders to mili- tary commanders to be "pre- pared," 49-53 n.52; prepared military orders and mstructions with Brigham Young, 59 Wheelock, Cyrus H., brought charges against Daniel Jones
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Source Diary of Brigham Young, 1857
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 329050
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6t152wp/329050