1854 October 2 Letter to ‘Brother Benson’

Title

1854 October 2 Letter to ‘Brother Benson’

Description

Direction given to Brother Benson to leave surplus flour and supplies at Fort Bridger.

Type

Correspondence

Sender

Brigham Young

Recipient

Brother Benson

Date

1854 October 2

Location

Great Salt Lake City
Fort Bridger

Subject

Property

extracted text

G. S. L. City Oct. 2d. 1854
Bro. Benson

We understand that there will be some surplus flour which was sent out to help the Companies in, some that was stored at Fort Bridger as they went out, I wish you to leave it at Fort Bridger, what Bro. Isaac Bullock & Co. shall want for their winter supplies, and account for the same to me, and all the surplus that you can spare leave at Fort Bridger with Bro. Morrell and request Mr Morrell to send word to Mr. Amenzo Baker to take it to Fort Supply, and you will oblige

Your Brother in the Gospel

Brigham Young

G. S. L. City Oct. 2d. 1854

Bro. Benson
 
We understand that there will be some surplus flour which was sent out to help the Companies in, some that was stored at Fort Bridger as they went out, I wish you to leave it at Fort Bridger, what Bro. Isaac Bullock & Co. shall want for their winter supplies, and account for the same to me, and all the surplus that you can spare leave at Fort Bridger with Bro. Morrell and request Mr Morrell to send word to Mr. Amenzo Baker to take it to Fort Supply, and you will oblige
 
Your Brother in the Gospel
Brigham Young