1854 October 25 Letter to ‘Brother Chapman’

Title

1854 October 25 Letter to ‘Brother Chapman’

Description

Brigham Young asks Welcome Chapman to bring wheat to the Office and arrange his wagons to take families with him to San Pete valley.

Type

Correspondence

Sender

Brigham Young

Recipient

Welcome Chapman

Date

1854 October 25 Letter to ‘Brother Chapman’

Location

Great Salt Lake City

Subject

Overland Travel

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Great Salt Lake City, Oct 25/54

Dear brother, Welcome Chapman,

I wish you to load up your teams with the wheat for the Office here, and proceed as soon as possible to this place as there are some families here who will be wanting to go with you on returning to San Pete valley; you will with this expectation therefore, endeavor to have your wagons arranged to convey them with as much comfort and convenience as you can.

Truly your brother in the Gospel

Brigham Young

Great Salt Lake City, Oct 25/54
 
Dear brother, Welcome Chapman,
 
I wish you to load up your teams with the wheat for the Office here, and proceed as soon as possible to this place as there are some families here who will be wanting to go with you on returning to San Pete valley; you will with this expectation therefore, endeavor to have your wagons arranged to convey them with as much comfort and convenience as you can.
 
Truly your brother in the Gospel
 
Brigham Young