John K. Kane letter
Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2474
Scope and Contents
Handwritten and signed letter dated February 1, 1846 and addressed to "dear Sir." Kane writes that he has recently been visited by a "Mr. Benson and Mr. Little" of the Mormon Church. They asked Kane's opinion of a case relating to a Joseph Sidwell. Kane comments on the Mormon plans to emigrate to the West U.S. "I am thoroughly convinced of the general integrity and right mindedness of this persecuted sect."
- 1846 February 1
- Kane, John K. (John Kintzing), 1795-1858 (Creator, Person)
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John K. Kane (1795-1858) was a judge in Philadelphia, Pennsylavania.
3 p. (0.01 linear ft.)
Donated in 1986.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of John K. Kane letter
- Benjamin Sipes
- 2010 October 29
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.