Brigham Young letter

Brigham Young letter

Dates: 1853

Photocopy of a handwritten letter of acknowledgement by Brigham Young to the former governor of Minnesota, Alexander Ramsay.

  • Extent: 1 item
  • Creator: Young, Brigham, 1801-1877
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1732
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Brigham Young letter must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 1732; Brigham Young letter; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1732, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated; John R. Biddle; 1980.
Acquisition Information
Donated by John R. Biddle in 1980.
Subject Terms
Ramsay, A. (Alexander); Young, Brigham, 1801-1877--Correspondence; Governors--Utah--Correspondence; Mormon Church--Presidents--Correspondence; Politics, Government, and Law; Territorial Government
Genre / Form
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Young (Brigham) letter
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T16:58-0600
Finding Aid Language
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Territorial governor of Utah and second president of the Mormon Church.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts