1854 February 2 Letter to John M. Bernhisel

Title

1854 February 2 Letter to John M. Bernhisel

Description

Paid two thousand dollars to Code Commissioners per bill.

Type

Correspondence
Financial/Legal

Sender

Brigham Young

Recipient

John M. Bernhisel

Date

February 2, 1854

Location

Great Salt Lake City

Subject

Finances
Government
Bills

extracted text

Great Salt Lake City, Feby 2nd 1854.
Bro Bernhisel

Dear Sir,
The Hon. A. W. Babbitt, Secretary of Utah Territory, has this 2nd day of Feby A. D. 1854, paid Two Thousand Dollars, on the Twenty four hundred and Twenty eight Dollars, and Ten cents, (2428 10/100) now due the Code Commissioners as per bills, and account in the possession of the said Babbitt.
Now in case the Government do not allow and pay said Code Commission-bills, or make an appropriation for that Commission previous to their requiring A. W. Babbitt to pay said advanced amt. of $2000 out of his own private funds, you are in the last event, hereby authorized, and required to pay said Babbitt the said advanced amount of $2000 out of funds in your hands, that are subject to my order.

Brigham Young

Item sets

 

Great Salt Lake City, Feby 2nd 1854.

Bro Bernhisel

Dear Sir,

The Hon. A. W. Babbitt, Secretary of Utah Territory, has this 2nd day of Feby A. D. 1854, paid Two Thousand Dollars, on the Twenty four hundred and Twenty eight Dollars, and Ten cents, (2428 10/100) now due the Code Commissioners as per bills, and account in the possession of the said Babbitt.

Now in case the Government do not allow and pay said Code Commission-bills, or make an appropriation for that Commission previous to their requiring A. W. Babbitt to pay said advanced amt. of $2000 out of his own private funds, you are in the last event, hereby authorized, and required to pay said Babbitt the said advanced amount of $2000 out of funds in your hands, that are subject to my order.

Brigham Young