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Jane Walker Smith autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2631
Typewritten autobiography. Smith writes about being born in Pecham, Vermont, migrating to Haun's Mill, Missouri, what she observed during the "Haun's Mill Massacre," mob activities against the Mormons in Missouri, her life in Nauvoo, Illinois, her miraculous healing, her association with the first president of the Mormon Church, Joseph Smith, and her sister's marriage to Joseph Smith as a plural wife.

Dates

  • approximately 1900

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

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 Jane Walker Smith autobiography must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

1 item (3 p.)(0.02 linear ft.)

Biographical note

Mormon woman.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Jane Walker Smith autobiography
Status
in_progress
Author
Benjamin Sipes
Date
2010 November 15
Description rules
appm
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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