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An act relation to crimes and punishment

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2286
Handwritten legislative act passed by the Utah legislature on 6 March 1852. The item was signed by Brigham Young (1801-1877) as governor of the Utah Territory. In 123 sections, the act describes the nature of crimes in the territory and the nature of punishment for breaking the law.

Dates

  • 1852

Creator

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 An act relation to crimes and punishment must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

1 item (38 p.)

Custodial History

Purchased through Peter Crawley in 1984.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased; Peter Crawley; 1984.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Creator

Title
Register of An act relation to crimes and punishment
Status
in_progress
Author
Elisa Visick
Date
2010 October 8
Description rules
appm
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States