An act in relation to the inspection of spirituous liquor

An act in relation to the inspection of spirituous liquor

Dates: 1852

Handwritten legislative act passed by the Utah legislature on 5 March 1852. The item was signed by Brigham Young (1801-1877), "Governor" ; Willard Richards (1804-1854), "President of the Council" ; and William W. Phelps (1792-1872), "speaker of the House of Rep." The act states that all "spirituous liquor" either produced in or imported into Utah had to be inspected.

  • Extent: 1 item (3 p.)
  • Creator: Utah. Legislature
  • Call Number: MSS SC 2015
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • 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 An act in relation to the inspection of spiritous liquor 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 2015; An act in relation to the inspection of spiritous liquor; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2015, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Purchased from Steve Barnett in 1982.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Steve Barnett; 1982.
Subject Terms
Phelps, William Wines, 1792-1872; Richards, Willard, 1804-1854; Young, Brigham, 1801-1877; Liquor laws--Utah--History--Sources; Politics, Government, and Law; Territorial Government
Genre / Form
Laws
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
UPB_MSSSC2015
Finding Aid Title
Act in relation to the inspection of spirituous liquor
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-11-02T16:53-0600
Finding Aid Language
English


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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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