An act relation to crimes and punishment
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.
- Utah. Legislature (Organization)
Language of Materials
Materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from An act relation to crimes and punishment must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
1 item (38 p.)
Purchased through Peter Crawley in 1984.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased; Peter Crawley; 1984.
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of An act relation to crimes and punishment
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- Elisa Visick
- 2010 October 8
- Description rules
- Language of description
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States