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Delila M. Abbott papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 1657
Scope and Contents Handwritten, typewritten, and printed correspondence, hand bills, pamphlets, book drafts, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous items. The materials include a typewritten draft of the book "Women Legislators of Utah, 1896-1976." The items relate to Abbott's political career and her association with women legislators in Utah and in the United States.
Dates: 1971-1979

John James Abert letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 4045
Scope and Contents Letter from John James Abert to James Holt written on February 7, 1861. The letter originally accompanied a copy of Abert's report on the planning of a wagon route between Utah and Nevada. The report was published by the government in 1876.
Dates: 1861 February 7

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 creating a territorial and county revenue

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2721
Scope and Contents Handwritten legislative act passed by the Utah legislature on 4 Feb. 1852. The act relates to the establishment of a system of taxation in territorial Utah. The item was signed by Brigham Young, Willard Richards, and William W. Phelps.
Dates: 1852 February 4

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 inspection of spirituous liquor

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2015
Scope and Contents Handwritten legislative act passed by the Utah legislature on 5 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 states that all "spirituous liquor" either produced in or imported into Utah had to be inspected.
Dates: 1852

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

An act regulating elections

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1954
Scope and Contents One handwritten document. The item is a draft of a law regulating the election procedures in the Utah Territory. It is signed by Brigham Young, Willard Richards, and William W. Phelps.
Dates: 1852

An act relation to crimes and punishment

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2286
Scope and Contents 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

An act to create the office of a county treasurer in each county of the Territory of Utah and to define the duties thereof

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2368
Scope and Contents Handwritten legislative act passed by the Utah territorial legislature on 3 Feb. 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 measure establishes the office of county treasurer in the counties of the Utah territory.
Dates: 1852

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Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 36
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Hooper, W. H. (William Henry), 1813-1882 5
Bigler, Jacob G., 1813-1907 4
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 4
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Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 3
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 3
Smoot, A. O. (Abraham Owen), 1815-1895 3
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Carrington, Albert, 1813-1889 2
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Dame, William Horne, 1819-1884 2
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Grant, Jedediah M. 2
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Johnston, Albert Sidney, 1803-1862 2
Jones, Albert, 1839-1925 2
King, William Henry, 1863-1949 2
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 2
Moore, David 2
Pitchforth, Samuel, 1826-1877 2
Russell, Samuel, 1835-1896 2
Russell, Samuel, 1878-1954 2
Shaver, Leonidas 2
Sinclair, Charles E., 1828-1887 2
Smith, John E. 2
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 2
Steptoe, Edward Jenner, 1815-1865 2
Sutherland, George, 1862-1942 2
United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 5th (1808-1815) 2
United States. Congress 2
United States. President (1889-1893 : Harrison) 2
Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891 2
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 2
Young, John W. (John Willard), 1844-1924 2
Abbott, Delila M. 1
Abert, John James, 1788-1863 1
Adams, Arza, 1804-1889 1
Albright, William R. 1
Allen, Rufus C., 1827- 1
American Party (1969- ). Utah County American Party 1
Amory, Thomas J. C., 1828-1864 1
Angell, Truman O. (Truman Osborn), 1810-1887 1
Appleby, William I. (William Ivins), 1811-1870 1
Arrowhead Petroleum Company 1
Arthur, Chester Alan, 1829-1886 1
Bagley, Roger Lewis, 1946-2017 1
Bankhead, Henry C., 1828-1894 1
Baxter, John R. (John Robb), 1851-1930 1
Bennett, Wallace F. (Wallace Foster), 1898-1993 1
Bennion, Howard S. (Howard Sharp), 1889-1971 1
Bennion, Mervyn Sharp, 1887-1941 1
Benson, Ezra T. (Ezra Taft), 1811-1869 1
Bernhard, John T. 1
Bertucci, Clarence V., 1921-1969 1
Black, George A., 1841-1914 1
Black, Joseph Smith, 1836-1910 1
Black, Wilford Rex 1
Blamforth, Janet Roberts 1
Bosone, Reva Beck 1
Bowen, Albert E. (Albert Ernest), 1875-1953 1
Boyce, Doren Benjamin, 1914-1989 1
Bradley-Evans, Martha 1
Brady family 1
Brigham Young University 1
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Buckwalter, Henry Shuler, 1831- 1
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Butt, Willard George Richard 1
Call, Cyril 1
Campbell, Robert Lang, 1825-1872 1
Canby, Edward Richard Sprigg, 1817-1873 1
Cannon, Martha Telle, 1846-1928 1
Carpenter, Alexander 1
Carrington family 1
Carrington, Rhoda Maria, 1824-1886 1
Cass, Lewis, 1782-1866 1
Central Utah Relocation Center 1
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Chipman, Sadie 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Presiding Bishopric 1
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 1
Clark, Isaac 1
Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961 1
Clayton, William, 1814-1879 1
Clinton, Jeter 1
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