Brigham Young and Willard Richards certificate of introduction
Scope and Contents
Handwritten and signed certificate including the official seal of the territory of Utah with a green ribbon attached. The item is written "to whom it may concern." It introduces the bearer as an acquaintance of Brigham Young. The manuscript was probably used for missionaries of the Mormon Church. The item was signed by both Young and Willard Richards, an apostle in the Mormon Church.
- Richards, Willard, 1804-1854 (contributor, Person)
- Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 (contributor, Person)
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Open for public research.
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Biographical / Historical
Brigham Young (1801-1877) was the second president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
1 item (1 page)
Language of Materials
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of Brigham Young and Willard Richards certificate of introduction
- Jennifer Kim
- 2011 September 21
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
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Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States