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An act authorizing the foreman of grand juries to administer oath

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2029
Scope and Contents Handwritten legislative act passed by the Utah Legislature on 28 Feb. 1852. The item was signed by Brigham Young (1801-1877), "Governor of Utah;" Willard Richards (1804-1854), "President of Council;" and William W. Phelps (1792-1872), "Speaker of the House of Rep." The act states that the "foreman" of grand juries is "authorized to issue process and compel the attendance of witnesses to give evidence" and "may administer oaths or affirmations to the witnesses thus in attendance."
Dates: 1852

An act in relation marshalls and attorneys

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 415
Scope and Contents Handwritten legislative act passed by the Utah legislature on 3 March 1852. 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 act outlines the duties of the attorney general of Utah and marshals and deputy marshals.
Dates: 1852 March 3

An act in relation to the judiciary

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 733
Scope and Contents Handwritten legislative act passed by the Utah legislature on 4 Feb. 1852. The item was signed by Brigham Young, Willard Richards, and William W. Phelps. The act defines the function and responsibilites of courts and judges in the Utah Territory.
Dates: 1852 February 4

Arza Adams affidavit

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 971
Scope and Contents Holograph document and statement of damages amounting to $775 sustained in the war with Chief Walker and his Utes due to Indian activities in Utah County, Utah in 1853.
Dates: 1855

Alderman's Court trial records

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 632
Scope and Contents Handwritten trial records in the Alderman's court of Provo, Utah. A total of 85 court cases are summarized in the record. Albert Jones presided in most of these proceedings.
Dates: 1869-1881

Chester Alan Arthur pardon

 File — oversize-folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2036
Scope and Contents Handwritten pardon issued by the office of the president of the United States, Chester A. Arthur (1829-1886) and signed by him. The item pardons John J. Kelly of Utah for crimes of "bigamy or polygamy and unlawful cohabitation."
Dates: 1884

Almon W. Babbitt estate record

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2074
Scope and Contents Handwritten estate record from a copy book. The item deals with the estate of Almon W. Babbitt who had recently died.
Dates: 1857

Almon W. Babbitt legal papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2216
Scope and Contents Handwritten legal documents. The items relate to Babbitt's career as a lawyer and to the settling of his estate.
Dates: 1856-1862

John R. Baxter territorial complaint

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 3891
Scope and Contents Report written by John R. Baxter describing a trial in Spring City, Utah in 1890. Describes the case and the sentence, holding James W. Crisp responsible for allowing his animals to graze in someone else's fields.
Dates: 1890

Wallace F. Bennett papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 20
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence, speeches, bills, legislative resolutions, press releases, and financial records that document Wallace F. Bennett's activities during his time as a senator between 1948 and 1974 in Utah and Washington D.C. The central topic of these materials (which were mostly created during Bennett's later terms in the US Senate) is the Cold War, including how to promote peaceful coexistence between the Soviet Union and America. They also reveal the immense changes that...
Dates: 1948-1984

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Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 7
Utah. Legislature 5
Babbitt, Almon W. (Almon Whiting), 1813-1856 4
Phelps, William Wines, 1792-1872 4
Richards, Willard, 1804-1854 4
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 3
Utah 3
Utah. Courts (Salt Lake County) 3
Cushing, Caleb 2
Hooper, W. H. (William Henry), 1813-1882 2
Jones, Albert, 1839-1925 2
Shaver, Leonidas 2
Sinclair, Charles E., 1828-1887 2
Smith, John E. 2
Utah. District Court (3rd District) 2
Adams, Arza, 1804-1889 1
Albright, William R. 1
Angell, Truman O. (Truman Osborn), 1810-1887 1
Appleby, William I. (William Ivins), 1811-1870 1
Arthur, Chester Alan, 1829-1886 1
Baxter, John R. (John Robb), 1851-1930 1
Bennett, Wallace F. (Wallace Foster), 1898-1993 1
Bernhard, John T. 1
Black, Joseph Smith, 1836-1910 1
Bosone, Reva Beck 1
Boyce, Doren Benjamin, 1914-1989 1
Butt, Willard George Richard 1
Call, Cyril 1
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 1
Central Utah Relocation Center 1
Chastain, Elijah Webb, 1813-1874 1
Chipman, Sadie 1
Chipman, Washburn 1
Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961 1
Clayton, William, 1814-1879 1
Clinton, Jeter 1
Connor, P. E. (Patrick Edward), 1820-1891 1
Cooke, Sarah Ann 1
Cradlebaugh, John, 1819-1872 1
Crisp, James W. (James Walter), 1851-1904 1
Dodge, Augustus C. (Augustus Caesar), 1812-1883 1
Evans, Lois R., 1921-2001 1
Farr, Lorin, 1820-1909 1
Foster, Craig L. 1
Fuller, Frank 1
Gilchrist, Robert, active 1892-1901 1
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 1
Grant, Jedediah M. 1
Grow, Almerin 1
Harden, Edward R. 1
Harmon, Appleton Milo, 1820-1877 1
Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901 1
Hawley, Curtis B. 1
Hickman, William Adams, 1815-1883 1
Higgins, Edward V., 1858- 1
Hofmann, Mark 1
Hopt, Frederick 1
Ingalls, Rufus, 1818-1893 1
Johnson, Jacob, 1847-1925 1
Jones, George W. 1
Kelly, John J. 1
King, William Henry, 1863-1949 1
Kinney, John F. (John Fitch), 1816-1902 1
Lavalle, Edward 1
Lehi (Utah). Justice Court 1
Lillywhite, A. W. 1
Lyman, Albert R. (Albert Robison), 1880-1973 1
Marcy, William L. (William Learned), 1786-1857 1
McDonald family 1
McIntosh, John C. 1
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970 1
Millhouse, H. S. 1
Monk, Charles 1
Musser, A. Milton 1
Oleson, Lewis 1
Pierce, Franklin, 1804-1869 1
Poulson, Niels 1
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 1
Provo (Utah). Alderman's Court 1
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 1
Richards, Preston Doremus, 1881-1952 1
Richards, Stephen L. 1
Russell, Samuel, 1835-1896 1
Russell, Samuel, 1878-1954 1
Salt Lake County (Utah) 1
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 1
Sutherland, George, 1862-1942 1
Taggart, John P. 1
Terikee 1
Thomas, Arthur L., 1851- 1
Thomas, David C., active 1920- 1
Thomas, John, 1837-1914 1
Titus, John, 1812-1876 1
United States. Congress. Senate 1
United States. District Court (Utah : Central District) 1
United States. President (1881-1885 : Arthur) 1
United States. President (1889-1893 : Harrison) 1
Urie, John, 1835-1921 1
Utah. District Court (Second District) 1
Utah. Juvenile Court (Uintah County) 1
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