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Engraving of Brigham Young

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 987

Scope and Contents

Contains one framed engraving taken from a picture taken of Brigham Young around 1870.

Dates

  • approximately 1870

Creator

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 Engraving of Brigham Young must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Brigham Young was born in Whitingham, Vermont on June 1, 1801. He was by trade a carpenter. He was a prominent leader of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, leading the Mormon pioneers to Utah in 1847. He was the influence behind the founding of the Brigham Young Academy in 1875, later to become the Brigham Young University. Brigham Young died on August 29th, 1877.

Extent

1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

Language

English

Custodial History

Found in the University Archives workroom.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; John S. Peterson; 2002.

Appraisal

University history (University Archives collecting policy, February 2010).

Processing Information

Processed; Brian Shull.

Creator

Title
Register of Engraving of Brigham Young
Status
Completed
Author
Garrett Schroath
Date
2011 May 11
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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