Brigham Young letter to George Q. Cannon
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Photocopy of a handwritten and signed letter, dated November 3, 1859, and addressed to George Q. Cannon. Young writes about the arrival of pioneers to Utah, comments positively on the economic impact of the Johnson's army at Camp Floyd, Utah, states the advantages of the territorial legislature meeting in Salt Lake City rather than in Fillmore, Utah, and infroms Cannon of his appointment to the office of an Apostle in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to fill the vacancy made when Parley P. Pratt was killed.
- 1859 November 3
- Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 (creator, Person)
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Brigham Young (1801-1877) was the second president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Holograph, signed (photocopy).
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