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George Q. Cannon, Delegate from Utah.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Elections

George Q. Cannon, Delegate from Utah.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Elections

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Polygamy,
  • Utah

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesExpulsion of George Q. Cannon, Delegate from Territory of Utah, with minority report
    SeriesH.rp.106
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination18 p.
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15948768M

    Cannon, George Q. Juvenile Instructor Salt Lake City: George Q. Cannon, 1st edition. pp. 4to. 3/4 leather with marbled paper covered boards. Book condition: Leather scuffed and worn at edges. Gilt lettering still visible at spine. Text block good, clean and tight. Some pages mis-numbered, but collated complete. ions are Cannon excerpts from his Hawaiian mission journals published in George Q. Cannon, My First Mission (Salt Lake City: Juvenile Instructor Office, ); the Joseph J. Cannon series in the Instructor from June to September ; and, more recently, Michael N. Landon, ed.,The Journals of George Q. Cannon: To California in ’49 (Salt Lake City: Deseret Book, ); and Chad M.

    THE UTAH NEWSPAPER HALL OF FAME the Deseret Sunday School Union, and is now published as The Instructor. The first issue of The Deseret News as a daily with George Q. Cannon as editor and publisher was dated Novem His newspaper work was interrupted from until , when he again served as Utah's delegate to Congress. Upon returning, he was editor of The Deseret . Almost immediately after the case came down, however, George Q. Cannon, then Utah’s Territorial Delegate in Washington D.C., went to work in the Library of Congress, penning an elaborate response to the court’s reasoning. The result was The Review. Cannon’s Review is .

    George Quayle Cannon (Janu – Ap ) was an early member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church), and served in the First Presidency under four successive presidents of the church: Brigham Young, John Taylor, Wilford Woodruff, and Lorenzo was the church's chief political strategist, and was dubbed "the. President George Q Cannon was born in in Liverpool, England the eldest child of George Cannon and his wife Ann Quayle Cannon. His father became aware of the Gospel when his sister, Leonora Cannon, with her husband and future president of the church, .


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George Q. Cannon, Delegate from Utah by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Elections Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Utah contest for delegate to Congress: George Q. Cannon, contestant, vs. Allen G. Campbell, contestee: the case stated in behalf of Mr. Campbell, parties, and other facts bearing on the case [Campbell, Allen G] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Utah contest for delegate to Congress: George Q.

Cannon, contestant, vs. Allen G. Campbell, contestee: the case. Named Person: George Q Cannon; A G Campbell; George Q Cannon: Document Type: Book: OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title.

Description: 24, lvii pages 24 cm. He was also Territorial Delegate from Utah from until George Q. George Quayle Cannon was the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' chief political strategist (the press called him "the Mormon premier" and "the Mormon Richelieu")/5. Get this from a library.

The delegate from Utah: the position of George Q. Cannon, to whom the Seat was awarded: reply to a pamphlet issued in behalf of A.G.

Campbell. [George Q Cannon; Allen G Campbell;] -- George Q. Cannon George R. Maxwell of conspiring with Campbell--Cf. page 2. George Q. Cannon was an original pioneer ofa businessman, a Utah delegate to Congress, was imprisoned for practicing polygamy, and was a counselor in the first presidency of the LDS Church.

Rights Management. InBrigham Young sent Cannon to Washington D.C. to assist in the church's promotion of the Utah Territory's bid for statehood. He was the five-time Territorial Delegate from Utah. “George Q. Cannon” George Q. Cannon Among the best-known Latter-day Saints during the 19th century, George Q.

Cannon served as an editor and publisher, businessman, educator, member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, territorial delegate to the United States Congress, and Counselor in the First Presidency to four Church Presidents. George Q. Cannon: A Biography is the winner of The Evans Biography Award.

The award, given by the Mountain West Center for Regional Studies at Utah State University, is designed to encourage fine writing about the people who have shaped the growth and character of the West.2/5(1). George Q. Cannon was a key figure in one of the great Latter-day Saint missionary stories of the nineteenth century.

Beginning inhe went with a few others to preach the gospel in Hawai'i, part of an effort to carry the good news "unto every nation" (Revelation). George Q. Cannon: A Biography. Davis Bitton. Deseret Book Company, Jan 1, - Biography & Autobiography - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book.

What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Next to Brigham Young, George Q. Cannon was arguably the best-known Latter-day Saint in the last half of the nineteenth century.

His record covers half a century, a period in which he served as an editor and publisher, a businessman, an educator, a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, a territorial delegate in Congress, and a counselor to church presidents Brigham Young, John Taylor.

Cannon served as editor of the Deseret News, Salt Lake City, Utah. Founds bookstore. Cannon founded George Q. Cannon & Sons, a Salt Lake City bookseller (it later became Deseret Book Company). – Delegate to Congress.

Cannon served as Utah territorial delegate to the U.S. Congress. September Superintendent of Sunday School. George Q. Cannon Biography George Quayle Cannon was an early member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and served in the First Presidency under four successive presidents of the church: Brigham Young.

George Q. Cannon accompanied Taylor's family, first to Winter Quarters, Nebraska, and then after Taylor's return, west to Utah Territory. Cannon served a four-year mission for the Church to Hawaii, then called the Sandwich Islands.

One of Cannon's many converts, Jonatana Napela, helped Cannon translate the Book of Mormon into Hawaiian. CANNON, GEORGE QUAYLE, (father of Frank Jenne Cannon), a Delegate from the Territory of Utah; born in Liverpool, England, Janu ; attended the common schools; immigrated to the United States in with his parents, who settled in Nauvoo, Ill.; moved to Great Salt Lake (then Mexican territory), Utah, in ; went to California in and a year later to the Hawaiian Islands as a.

As California gold miner, missionary to Hawaii, Apostle, European Mission president, personal secretary to Brigham Young, editor of the Deseret News Utah's delegate to Congress, and counselor to four Church presidents, George Q.

Cannon occupied an unparalleled position from which to view the historical events of nineteenth-century Mormonism. By keeping a personal journal in which he.

Gospel Truth: Discourses and Writings of George Q. Cannon, two volumes, edited by Jerreld L. Newquist, Zion's Book Store (Salt Lake City, UT),2nd edition published as Gospel Truth: Discourses and Writings of President George Q.

Cannon, Deseret Book (Salt Lake City, UT), The Journals of George Q. Cannon, Volume 1: To California. When George reached San Francisco, Pratt was preparing to return to Utah, but stopped long enough to set Cannon apart to preside over the California and Oregon missions.

While in California, George published the first edition of the Book of Mormon in the Hawaiian language. George Q. Cannon: | | | |George Q. Cannon| | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most. YEARS OFFICE Delegate STATE Utah POLITICAL PARTY Republican WHICH CONGRESS SERVED 43rd (), 44th (), 45th (), 46th ().

Delegate George Quayle CANNON Biography. CANNON, George Quayle, (father of Frank Jenne Cannon), a Delegate from the Territory of Utah; born in Liverpool, England, Janu ;. George Q. Cannon () worked as the Utah Territory Delegate to the United States House of Representative for several years.

He also served as a missionary, mission president, and apostle for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

George Q. Cannon was born in Liverpool, England, on Janu   George Q. Cannon's journal for January to Decemberduring which he was sworn into Congress for the second of what would be five terms as a non-voting delegate of the Utah Territory. He presented a bill to make Utah a state, which was rejected.

CANNON, George Quayle, (father of Frank Jenne Cannon), a Delegate from the Territory of Utah; born in Liverpool, England, Janu ; attended the common schools; immigrated to the United States in with his parents, who settled in Nauvoo, Ill.; moved to Great Salt Lake (then Mexican territory), Utah, in ; went to California in and a year later to the .