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Newspaper clipping about demolition of Nauvoo temple, approximately 1850

 Item — Box: 17, Folder: 9
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 3 Sub-Series 13 Item 4
Scope and Contents note Photocopy of newspaper clipping from unknown paper saying that the demolition of the Mormon temple at Nauvoo was postponed due to weather.
Dates: approximately 1850

Thomas L. Kane letter to Josiah Quincy, Jr., 1848 February 14

 Item — Box: 17, Folder: 9
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 3 Sub-Series 13 Item 5
Scope and Contents note Photocopy of letter published in Boston Semi-Weekly Advertiser, vol. 89, no. 6981, p. 2, from Thomas L. Kane to Josiah Quincy, Jr., gives narrative of the Mormons and their current circumstances, poor and sick Mormons driven out of Nauvoo despite a treaty that they would be unmolested, their sufferings. Dated February 14, 1848.
Dates: 1848 February 14

A. R. Vaughan letter to Thomas L. Kane, 1851 August 14

 Item — Box: 17, Folder: 9
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 3 Sub-Series 13 Item 6
Scope and Contents note Letter from A.[R.?] Vaughan, Manchester, Vermont, to Thomas L. Kane, she has received news that her husband, Dr. John M. Vaughan, was killed by the Mormons, wonders if Thomas L. Kane knows anything. Dated August 14, 1851.
Dates: 1851 August 14

A. R. Vaughan letter to Thomas L. Kane, 1851 August 23

 Item — Box: 17, Folder: 9
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 3 Sub-Series 13 Item 7
Scope and Contents note Letter from A.[R.?] Vaughan, Manchester, Vermont, to Thomas L. Kane, care of the Pennsylvanian, Philadelphia, wants to know about the report that her husband, John M. Vaughan, was killed in Utah. Dated August 23, 1851.
Dates: 1851 August 23

Letter to Thomas L. Kane, 1850-1877

 Item — Box: 17, Folder: 9
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 3 Sub-Series 13 Item 8
Scope and Contents note Manuscript, [written by one of Brigham Young's son to Kane?], William C. Stains should go home quickly with two letters to Young, confirming the telegram, requesting two ciphers, a different cipher should also be sent by Kane.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1850-1877

M. B. Hazen letter to J. Bidwell, 1867 February

 Item — Box: 17, Folder: 10
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 3 Sub-Series 13 Item 1
Scope and Contents note Newspaper clipping reprint of a letter from Hazen to Bidwell giving a favorable report of Mormon activities in Utah.
Dates: 1867 February

Execution of the laws in Utah, 1870 February 3

 Item — Box: 17, Folder: 10
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 3 Sub-Series 13 Item 2
Scope and Contents note Report made by Mr. Cullom, from the Committee on Territories, regarding House bill #696 about the execution of the laws in the Territory of Utah, Congress has a right to govern the territories, Utah's failure to comply with legislation outlawing polygamy, includes other states' laws on polygamy, includes a testimony against the Mormons from R. N. Baskin. Dated February 3, 1870
Dates: 1870 February 3

Thomas L. Kane manuscript, 1871

 Item — Box: 17, Folder: 10
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 3 Sub-Series 13 Item 3
Scope and Contents note Incomplete manuscript saying that persecution has made the Mormons more united and firm, compares them to early Christians under Roman persecution, advocates against depriving them of the vote [a bill?]
Dates: Majority of material found in 1871

Thomas L. Kane manuscript, after 1867 February

 Item — Box: 17, Folder: 10
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 3 Sub-Series 13 Item 4
Scope and Contents note Incomplete manuscript saying that Mormons are afraid to marry since some act was passed.
Dates: Majority of material found within after 1867 February

Thomas L. Kane manuscript, after 1867 February

 Item — Box: 17, Folder: 10
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 3 Sub-Series 13 Item 5
Scope and Contents note Incomplete manuscript saying that the Mormons are probably willing to test anti-polygamy laws, but nothing has been tried in a legitimate way, refers to a letter from Gen. M. B. Hazen, who wrote favorably about the Mormons, replies to charge of Brigham Young being at head of church and state in Utah, responds to several other charges against the Mormons, newspaper clipping pasted in.
Dates: Majority of material found within after 1867 February