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A memorial to congress for the extension of the legislative to 90 days

A memorial to congress for the extension of the legislative to 90 days

Dates: 1852

Handwritten legislative appeal to the United States congress to extend a legislative session. 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 item is dated 3 March 1852.

  • Extent: 1 item (1 p.)
  • Creator: Utah. Legislature
  • Call Number: MSS SC 757
  • 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 A memorial to congress for the extension of the legislative to 90 days 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 757; A memorial to congress for the extension of the legislative to 90 days; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 757, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated.
Acquisition Information
Donated.
Subject Terms
Phelps, William Wines, 1792-1872; Richards, Willard, 1804-1854; Young, Brigham, 1801-1877; Legislative bodies--Utah--History--Sources; Politics, Government, and Law; Territorial Government
Genre / Form
Letters
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC757
Finding Aid Title
Memorial to congress for the extension of the legislative to 90 days
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-11-02T16:28-0600
Finding Aid Language
English


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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
ryan_lee@byu.edu