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Politics, Government, and Law

 Subject
Subject Source: CCLA Browse List Broad Terms

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondence

 File — Folder 1: [31197230334432]
Identifier: MSS 1069
Scope and Contents Photocopies of handwritten letters dated 3 Jan. 1882 and 6 Dec. 1883. John T. Caine and George Q. Cannon write of the death of William Henry Hooper in the 1882 letter, and James Sharp writes to Caine about how the activities of the United States Congress might have an impact on Utah in the missive of 1883.

William Henry Hooper letter

 File — Folder 1: [31197230318583]
Identifier: MSS SC 1949
Scope and Contents Handwritten letter addressed to the "Hon. E. Smith, Probate Judge for Great Salt Lake Co." Hooper states that he is submitting an inventory of the estate of the late Almon Whiting Babbitt. The estate items were to be set apart for the use of the deceased's widow and family.

Inventory and appraisement of the goods and chattels found of the estate of Almon W. Babbitt

 File — Folder 1: [31197230237734]
Identifier: MSS SC 746
Scope and Contents Handwritten list of goods dated 25 and 26 Nov. 1856 from the estate of Almon W. Babbitt who was killed by Indians in 1856.

W. Medieo letters

 File — Folder 1: [31197230318823]
Identifier: MSS SC 2111
Scope and Contents Handwritten copybook letters apparently signed by W. Medieo and addressed to Brigham Young and William H. Hooper. The letter addressed to Brigham Young informs him that his account has been adjusted for the fiscal year 1856-57 with the Treasury. The item addressed to Hooper relates to his application to be the acting "Secretary Pro tem" of Utah.

Executive Committee memorandum to W. H. Hooper

 Item — Folder 1: [31197232562964]
Identifier: MSS 9066
Scope and Contents Three-page document from the executive committee of the National Immigration Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, addressed to William H. Hooper, U.S. Representative from Utah Territory. The memorandum summarizes recent Congressional measures pertaining to immigration, and requests Hooper's support of these laws being passed to improve immigration to the United States. Endorsed by William C. Staines, Utah Emigration Agent on a back panel. Endorsement dated April 29, 1871.

Elisha Whittlesey letter

 File — Folder 1: [31197230324243]
Identifier: MSS SC 2505
Scope and Contents Letter-press copy of a handwritten letter. The item is dated 21 March 1857 and addressed to Lewis Cass (1782-1866), Secretary of State for the United States in the Buchanan administration. Whittelsey's letter relates to a request of William H. Hooper, Secretary of the Utah Territory, regarding requisitions for 1857.

Brigham Young resolution

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2112
Scope and Contents Handwritten copybook copy of a resolution. The item was signed by Brigham Young and W. H. Hopper. The document states that the seat of government in Utah should be moved from Fillmore to Salt Lake City due to a lack of facilities in Fillmore.