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Alphonso Young letter to Joseph Smith, Jr., 1842 May 6

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 34
Identifier: Vault MSS 76 Series 1 Sub-Series 2 Item 2
Alphonso Young letter to Joseph Smith, Jr.
Alphonso Young letter to Joseph Smith, Jr.
Letter written by Young in Witchers, Tennessee to Smith expressing esteem for the Prophet and a desire to move to Nauvoo, requesting a recommend enabling Young to preach the gospel, and mention of opposition to the restored gospel by other sects. Also includes information regarding donations to the Nauvoo Temple and Young's spiritual desires. The first two pages are photocopies, and the last two pages are originals.

Dates

  • Other: 1842 May 6

Conditions Governing Access

Condition restricted; permission to use original materials must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services. Patrons should use microfilm copies.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Newel Kimball Whitney papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

1 sheet : Photocopy ; 32 x 20 cm

1 sheet ; 32 x 30 cm

Other Finding Aids

File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/VMSS76.xml

Existence and Location of Copies

Available on microfilm in repository.

General note

Holograph, signed.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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