Predictions made by President Brigham Young
Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 231
Scope and Contents
Typewritten and notarized affidavits. The materials purport that the second president of the Mormon Church, Brigham Young (1801-1877), visited Provo, Utah, on numerous occasions and predicted that there would be a Mormon temple built on a bench of land northeast of the town. He also predicted that a railroad line would go west from Ogden, Utah, across the Great Salt Lake. These items are stories handed down by word of mouth through family members in Provo, Utah.
- Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 (Person)
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Open for public research
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Predictions made by President Brigham Young must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
9 items (14 pages)
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
- Register of Predictions made by President Brigham Young
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- Amy Perez
- 2011 March 1
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.