Brigham Young letter to Eliza Cooper
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Photocopy of a handwritten and signed letter dated 9 March 1877 and addressed to Eliza Cooper of Monroe, Utah. The item was composed in St. George, Utah. Young responds to a number of questions dealing with clothing to be worn in LDS temples, how the bodies of dead children are to be dressed, to whom the children belong when their mother has been sealed to two men, what women should do when they have a husband that is not strong in the faith, and the veracity of being married outside of a temple by an LDS Apostle.
- 1877 March 9
- Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 (Person)
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Second president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
1 folder (0.01 linear ft.) : 2 p.
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Presidents--Correspondence
- Clothing and dress -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
- Cooper, Eliza
- Marriage -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
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- Temple work (Mormon Church)
- Register of Brigham Young letter to Eliza Cooper
- Garrett Schroath
- 2011 March 25
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.