Brigham Young letter
Scope and Contents
Photocopy of a handwritten and signed letter, dated 15 April 1845, and addressed to the United States Senator from Illinois, Stephen Arnold Douglas. Young writes to Douglas trying to secure mail contracts for the Mormon Church and requests that stockades be build on the trails in the American West. Also included is a letter from George Miller to Douglas on the same topics.
Language of Materials
Materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing 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.
Second president of the Mormon Church.
2 items (2 p.)(0.05 linear ft.)
Donated by E. W. Douglas in 1977.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; E. W. Douglas; 1977.
19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
- Register of Brigham Young letter
- In Progress
- Benjamin Sipes
- 2010 July 16
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.