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Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Horace Chase letter

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230323799]
Identifier: MSS SC 2452
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter dated 24 June 1814 and addressed to "Miss Betsey Blanchard" of Hopkinton, New Hampshire. Chase writes to Betsey, apparently a girlfriend, and tells her about his serious illness. He had been treated by Dr. Nathan Smith (1762-1829). This is the same Dr. Smith who treated Joseph Smith (1805-1844), first president of the Mormon Church, the year before.

Dates: 1814 June 24

From missions to mountains : a network view of westward expansion / Richard K. Behrens

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197227658405]
Identifier: MSS 6904

Essay contains information about westward expansion in the United States from 1775 to 1875.

Dates: 2007

Research on Hyrum Smith's Moor's school years

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2314
Scope and Contents

This collection, containing a copy of a paper by Richard K. Behrens and it's appendices, has been separated into folders within a hollinger box. Each appendix is kept in it's own folder. Hyrum Smith (1800-1844) was the elder brother of the Prophet Joseph Smith, Jr. He was a faithful member of the Church from his baptism and served as a great missionary and church leader. He was killed, along with his brother Joseph, on 27 June 1844.

Dates: 1811-1815

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