1858 November 29 Letter to 'Mrs. Snow,' et al.

Title

1858 November 29 Letter to 'Mrs. Snow,' et al.

Description

Brigham asks for dancing parties to not be held in his house without his permission.

Type

Correspondence

Sender

Brigham Young

Recipient

'Mrs. Snow and Others'

Date

1858 November 29

Location

Great Salt Lake City

Subject

Property

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Great Salt Lake City Nov. 29, 1858
Mrs. Snow & Others
Living in the House formerly owned by Lorenzo Snow
now owned by Myself.
I understand you have been having dancing parties in the house and expect that another will come off to night. I wish to inform the Company not to congregate there to night, nor at any other future time without my direction It would look better praying than dancing just now.

Signed Brigham Young

Item sets

Great Salt Lake City Nov. 29, 1858

Mrs. Snow & Others Living in the House formerly owned by Lorenzo Snow now owned by Myself.

I understand you have been having dancing parties in the house and expect that another will come off to night.  I wish to inform the Company not to congregate there to night, nor at any other future time without my direction  It would look better praying than dancing just now.

Signed Brigham Young