The History of Mormon Mercantile Cooperation in Utah. Dissertation Submitted in partial satisfaction of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Economics in the Graduate Division of the University of California
Date Published: 1935
Book Id: 40542
258pp. Quarto [28 cm] Mimeograph bound in sturdy red cloth with the title stamped in gilt on the backstrip. Very good condition, with minimal rubbing to the extremities, and subtle sunning to the spine.
A dissertation in which the following subjects are discussed: The Early Commercial History of Utah; Growing Antagonism Between Mormon and non-Mormon; Growing Sentiment for Cooperative Stores; The Organization and Beginning of Zion's Co-operative Mercantile Institution; The Organization and Beginning of Local Co-operative Retail Stores Throughout the Utah Territory; The Gentile Reaction to the Mormon Co-operative System; Operation and Growth of Zion's Co-operative Mercantile Institution (continued); The Decline of the Local Co-operative Retail Stores.