Speeches, addresses, etc., American
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232489630]
Identifier: MSS 573
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten copy of a speech given on 22 April 1856 in Emigration Canyon near Salt Lake City, Utah. The speech was recorded by J. N. Long. Young urges immigrants to walk to Utah as much as possible because that mode of transportation was faster than by wagon. This was probably an attempt to get support for handcart immigration. He also talks about taking precautions to protect the pioneers against Indians.
Dates: 1856 April 22
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230318088]
Identifier: MSS SC 1938
Scope and Contents Typescripts of discourses. Young's remarks cover a wide range of Mormon theological ideas including sacrifice, obedience, and the nature of the biblical character, Adam. Young also talks about his relationship with Joseph Smith (1805-1844), the founder of the Mormon faith.
File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230322346]
Identifier: MSS SC 2319