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Preliminary draft of the Sept. 24, 1845 broadside on the Mormons leaving Nauvoo

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1550

Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten manuscript addressed to a Qunicy citizens' committee and written by a council of the Mormon Church at the home of John Taylor. The writers asked that there be a cessation of hostile acts against the Mormons, including the burning of their homes, and expressed the intent of the majority of them to leave the area in the spring of 1846.

Dates

  • 1845

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Preliminary draft of the Sept. 24, 1845 broadside on the Mormons leaving Nauvoo must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

1 item (4 leaves)

Language

English

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Preliminary draft of the Sept. 24, 1845 broadside on the Mormons leaving Nauvoo
Status
Completed
Author
Morgan Crockett
Date
2010 Aug 18
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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