Brigham Young resolution

Brigham Young resolution

Dates: 1856

Handwritten copybook copy of a resolution. The item was signed by Brigham Young and W. H. Hopper. The document states that the seat of government in Utah should be moved from Fillmore to Salt Lake City due to a lack of facilities in Fillmore.

  • Extent: 1 v. (2 p.)(0.01 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Young, Brigham, 1801-1877
  • Call Number: MSS SC 2112
  • 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: Purchased through Warren Anderson in 1983.
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 resolution 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 2112; Brigham Young resolution; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 2112, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Warren Anderson; 1983.
Subject Terms
Hooper, W. H. (William Henry), 1813-1882; Capitals (Cities)--Utah--History--Sources; Fillmore (Utah)--History--Sources; Politics, Government, and Law; Salt Lake City (Utah)--History--Sources; Territorial Government
Genre / Form
Resolutions, Legislative
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_MSSSC2112
Finding Aid Title
Young (Brigham) resolution
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-05T08:28-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Biographical Note

Second president of the Mormon Church and governor of Utah Territory.



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