Alvira Lavona Smith Hendricks statement
Scope and Contents
Photocopy of a handwritten statement with a typewritten transcript. The item was dictated when Hendricks was 89 years old. She was present at the Haun's Mill Massacre in 1838 and tells how her mother treated her twin brother, Alma, who had been seriously wounded there. She also mentions hearing Joseph Smith, first president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, speak.
- Hendricks, Alvira Lavona Smith (Person)
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Biographical / Historical
1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
Language of Materials
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of Alvira Lavona Smith Hendricks statement
- Rose Frank
- 13 April 2011
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.