Luke William Gallup diary
Scope and Contents
Typewritten excerpts from a handwritten diary. Gallup summarizes his activities monthly. Gallup settled in Springville, Utah, in 1851. He writes about encounters with Ute Indians, the Utah War, and the Mormon "reformation." He comments on Mormon polygamy and tells about the death of his wife. Also included are the patriarchal blessings given to Luke and to his wife, Lydia.
- Gallup, Luke William, 1822-1891 (creator, Person)
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1 item (11 p.)
Language of Materials
19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts.
- Gallup, Luke William, 1822-1891
- Immigration and American Expansion
- Mormons -- Utah -- Springville -- History
- Patriarchal blessings (Mormon Church) -- History
- Polygamy -- Religious aspects -- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- History
- Polygamy -- Utah -- Springville -- History
- Springville (Utah) -- History
- Utah Expedition (1857-1858)
- Ute Indians -- History
- Register of Luke William Gallup diary
- Garrett Schroath
- 2011 March 30
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.