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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.

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.

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.

An act in relation to Utah Library

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 539
Scope and Contents Handwritten act of the Utah territorial legislature establishing the Utah Library. The librarian over the institution was under a two-year legislative appointment and was given a budget of $6000. The librarian was given authority to conduct all business relating to the library. The main purpose of the library was to provide materials for the legislature, but items could be made available to federal officials and private citizens of Utah at the discretion of the librarian. The document was...

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.

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.

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.

An act to incorporate the Bank of St. Mary's

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 535
Scope and Contents Handwritten act of the Georgia legislature to incorporate the Bank of St. Mary's. The item presents the terms of the establishing of the banking corporation. The manuscript is a "true copy of the original act" and was hand reproduced by J.W.A. Sanford, a secretary. Apparently, Sanford duplicated on the document the signatures of Joseph Day, Speaker of the House of Representatives; Robert M. Echols, President of the Senat; and by William Schley, Governor.

Maria L. Acuña letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1118
Scope and Contents Photocopies of holograph letters with typewritten copies made in Spanish and in English translation (4 items, 21 pages). Three of the letters were written in 1866-1867 by Maria L. Acuña of Chile to her brother, Rumardo Acuña, in San Francisco, California. She asks why he has not written for a long time, tells about family matters, and refers to the war Chile was having with Spain (1865-1866).The other letter was written by Maria del Socorro Contreras in 1909 and sent to her son,...

Ansel Adams photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 379
Scope and Contents Collection includes ten photographs by Ansel Adams of Western scenery, taken between 1936 and 1959.

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Maeser, Karl G. 65
Smith, Joseph F. (Joseph Fielding), 1838-1918 59
Grant, Heber J. (Heber Jeddy), 1856-1945 57
United States. Army. Mormon Battalion 53
Cannon, George Q. (George Quayle), 1827-1901 48
Woodruff, Wilford, 1807-1898 48
Brimhall, George H. (George Henry), 1853-1932 47
Taylor, John, 1808-1887 46
Timpson, Laura Logie, 1886-1973 46
McKay, David O. (David Oman), 1873-1970 44
Relief Society (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 42
Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909 41
Tanner, George S. 41
Utah. Legislature 40
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Harris, Franklin Stewart, 1884-1960 38
Smith family 38
Cluff, Benjamin, Jr., 1858-1948 37
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Talmage, James E. (James Edward), 1862-1933 36
Bahlmann, Ben 35
Scott, Hollis, 1919-2005 35
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Richards, Willard, 1804-1854 32
Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875 32
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Salt Lake Temple 30
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Southern States Mission 29
DeMille, Cecil B. (Cecil Blount), 1881-1959 29
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Matthews, T. Pat, 1883-1958 28
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Brigham Young University. Division of Continuing Education 27
Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 27
Hicks, Mary A. 27
Smith, Hyrum, 1800-1844 27
University of Utah 27
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Wells, Daniel H. (Daniel Hanmer), 1814-1891 26
Anderson, George Edward, 1860-1928 25
Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies 25
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. First Presidency 24
Custer, George A. (George Armstrong), 1839-1876 24
Kimball, Heber C. (Heber Chase), 1801-1868 24
Roberts, B. H. (Brigham Henry), 1857-1933 24
Brigham Young University. Department of Music 23
Manti Temple (Manti, Utah) 23
Old Army Press 23
Philip II, King of Spain, 1527-1598 23
Rigdon, Sidney, 1793-1876 22
Snow, Erastus Fairbanks, 1818-1888 22
Brigham Young University. Admissions and Records Office 21
Brigham Young University. English Department 21
Cannon, John M. (John Mousley), 1865-1917 21
Catholic Church 21
Cowdery, Oliver 21
Kirkham, Francis W. (Francis Washington), 1877-1972 21
Lee, John D. (John Doyle), 1812-1877 21
Oaks, Dallin H. 21
Pratt, Parley P. (Parley Parker), 1807-1857 21
Associated Students of Brigham Young University 20
Brigham Young University. College of Fine Arts and Communications 20
Church of Jesus Christ (Strangites) 20
Illinois. Circuit Court (Hancock Co.) 20
Kimball, Spencer W., 1895-1985 20
Nurses at War 20
Pratt, Orson, 1811-1881 20
St. George Temple (Saint George, Utah) 20
Widtsoe, John Andreas, 1872-1952 20
Harold B. Lee Library. Department of Archives and Manuscripts 19
Reynolds, George, 1842-1909 19
Smith, Emma Hale 19
Brigham Young University. College of Business 18
Brigham Young University. Department of Speech and Dramatic Arts (1967-1975) 18
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 18
Steiner, Max, 1888-1971 18
Babbitt, Almon W. (Almon Whiting), 1813-1856 17
Brigham Young University. Motion Picture Studio 17
Clark, J. Reuben, Jr., 1871-1961 17
Jones, Edith Boley, 1892-1973 17
McDonald, Howard S. (Howard Stevenson), 1894-1986 17
Smith, George Albert, 1870-1951 17
Smith, Joseph Fielding, 1876-1972 17
Smoot, A. O. (Abraham Owen), 1815-1895 17
Snow, Lorenzo, 1814-1901 17
Young, John W. (John Willard), 1844-1924 17
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