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Gibson Smith Elder's licence, 1858 October 3

 Item — Box: 3, Folder: 48
Identifier: Vault MSS 76 Series 1 Sub-Series 3 Item 1
Gibson Smith Elder's licence
Gibson Smith Elder's licence
Elder's Licence issued to Smith, certifying that he was ordained in the Kirtland, Ohio, Branch of the Church, by Joseph Smith, Jr., January 1833, signed by Thomas Lyon, dated October 3, 1858.


  • Other: 1858 October 3

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1 sheet ; 12 x 22 cm

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General note

Holograph, signed.

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Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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