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Robert Filmore letter

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Identifier: MSS 1339
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a handwritten and signed letter, dated 6 July 1844, and composed in Warren County, Illinois. Filmore writes to "dear children" and tells them about the murder of the first president of the Mormon Church, Joseph Smith, and his brother Hyrum. He also speaks about the Mormon temple in Nauvoo, Illinois.
Dates: 1844 july 6

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  • Names: Smith, Hyrum, 1800-1844 X
  • Names: Nauvoo Temple (Nauvoo, Ill. : 1841-1850) X
  • Subject: Mormon Church -- Presidents -- History X