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No Arms Allowed (1857)

Tuesday, May 20th, 2008
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President Buchanan had not only not investigated the charges against the Saints before sending his army to Utah but he had not even told Governor Young that he was being relieved of his office as governor. Thus when Brigham was notified that the army had entered Utah Territory, he sent a message to “The Officer [...]