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Diary of Brigham Young, page 105

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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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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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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 105
Description for using his supplies at Devil's Gate during winter to avoid starvation, 66, 66 n.66 Wilson, William M., problems with Mormons, 37 n.41, 43; fled Utah, 43 n.47 ; accused of steal- ing government property, 87 Y YX Company, see Young Express Company, Brigham Young, Brigham, photograph, frontispiece; biography, xiv; source material on, xv-xvii; jour- nals of, xix; scribes for, xx; vis- ited by Jacob Hamblin and In- dians, xx; courted favor of In- dians, xxii; description in 1857, xxiv ; organized Young Express Company, 1-2 n.1; visited Fort Limhi, 2-3 n.2 ; greeted by out- lying settlers, 4 n.5; remarks on divorce, 10 n.9; borrowed mon- ey from Livingston andKinkead, 13, 13 n.11; cattle gathered to pay debt of, 20-21, 21 n.21; bought Gardiner mill, 21-22 n. 22 ; promoted self-sufficiency, 25, 25 n.25; opinion of youth riding horses instead. of walk- ing, 29-30, 33; business policy, 34; opinion of Orson Pratt's philosophies, 39, 39-40 n.43 ; dispute over land with Sarah Pratt, 39 n.43; attitude toward possible hostilities with United States government, 42 ; called Saints home from outlying set- tlements, 56, 56 n.56, 60; called missionaries home, 58 ; prepared military orders and instructions with Daniel H. Wells, 59 ; Move South strategy, 60, 60-61 n.61; attitude toward federal govern- ment, 62-63; news of coming of new governor and federal troops, 63, 63 n.63 ; owned City Creek Canyon, 66-67 n.67; re- fused supplies to United States Army, 76-77 n.78, 78; Indians visited, 84 ; died, 90 Young, Jr., Brigham, explored City Creek Canyon to determine advisability of caching grain, women and children, etc., 66, 66-67 n.67 Young, Clarissa (Clara) Ross Chase, Brigham Young's wife, 4 n.4; ill. 43, 63, 84; biograph- ical sketch, 43 n.48 Young Diary, Brigham, descrip- tion of contents, xiii, xviii-xix, xxiii; acquired by University of Utah, xiv, physical descrip- tion, xvi-xviii; pictures, xvii, 7, 52; scribes, xviu; T. D. Brown, scribe, l-22; Joseph A. Young, scribe, 22-101 Young Express Company, Brig- ham, awarded mail contract, xxiii ; organized, 1, l-2 n. 1; money to finance, 13, 13 n. 11; stations demolished, 73. Young, John (Brigham Young's brother), wife sealed to, 48 Young, John W. (BrighamYoung's son), explored City Creek Can- yon to determine advisability of caching grain, women and chil- dren, etc., 66, 66-67 n.67 Young, Joseph (Brigham Young's brother), 19 Young, Joseph A. (Brigham Young's son), scribe for Brig- ham Young, xviii; scribe of di- ary of Brigham Young, 22-101; photograph, 23 ; explored City Creek Canyon to determine ad- visability of caching grain, wom- en and children, etc., 66, 66- 67 n.67 Young, Lorenzo D., location of ranch, 41, 41 n.44; activities in Utah, 41 n.44 Young, Luna Caroline, 111, 41; daughter of Brigham Young, 41-42 n.45 Young, Mary Ann Angell, Brig- ham Young's second wife, xxiv, 41-42 n.45 Young, Phineas, arrived in Salt Lake from British Mission, 86
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Source Diary of Brigham Young, 1857
Setname uum_ttb
Date Created 2005-04-14
Date Modified 2005-04-14
ID 329051
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6t152wp/329051