Circa August 1875

Salt Lake City Eighth Ward Relief Society and Young Ladies; Eighth Ward Meetinghouse, Salt Lake City, Utah

White, single-story chapel, Salt Lake City, Utah Territory, circa 1915

Salt Lake City Eighth Ward meetinghouse, circa 1915. (Courtesy Church History Library.)

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Present Sis [Mary Ann] Leaver & Counselor [Sarah] Needham & [Jane] Steel also Mrs I. M. Horn. [Mary Isabella Hales Horne] Miss Eliza R. Snow Mrs. M. [Margaret] Young & Elvira [S.] Barney. [. . .]

[. . .] Sis Snow said it was five years since Br. Brigham [Young] desired sisters Snow Horn & [Margaret T.] Smoot to Organize the Society for young Ladies & much good has been done & they were still Organizing.

That by assembling together they get the Spirit of the Gospil. Took a vote to see how who, belonged to this Society in the ward most present were members. Gave much good Advice.

[. . .] [n.p.]

Source Note

Eighth Ward, Liberty Stake, Relief Society Minutes and Records (1867–1969), vol. 1 (1867–1877), n.p., CHL (LR 2525 14); Esther B. Fletcher, Secretary.