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William Horne Dame papers, 1855-1884.
BANC MSS 67/199 p FILM
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Title:

William Horne Dame papers, 1855-1884

Creator/Contributor:

Dame, William Horne, d. 1884, creator

Abstract:

Papers of a Mormon bishop.
Included are letters from Brigham Young, George A. Smith and others concerning movement of troops to Utah, 1857; Young's proclamation of martial law, Sept. 15, 1857; document signed by various Mormons clearing Dame of responsibility in the Mountain Meadows massacre; letters, 1875, written by Dame during his trial for complicity in the massacre and telegram announcing his acquittal; miscellaneous certificates and letters of appointment; deeds and other legal documents recorded by him while recorder for Iron County.
Included also: diary, Aug. 11, 1859-Feb. 13, 1860, kept by James H. Martineau, recording events at Parowan; account book for Parowan Ward, 1872-1879; record book for the Parowan Manufacturing and Mercantile Co., 1886-1893; and prosecuting attorney's register for Iron County, 1884-1886.

Date:

1855 (issued)

Subject:

Mormons -- Utah
Courts -- Utah -- Iron County
Iron County (Utah)

Note:

Microfilm obtained from Universal Microfilming Corporation.

Type:

Deeds.

Physical Description:

microfilm
1 microfilm reel : positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 67/199 p FILM

Origin:

Utah