Moses Martin letter to Joseph Smith
Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 316
Scope and Contents
Handwritten and signed letter, composed in La Porte, Indiana, dated November 7, 1841, and addressed to Joseph Smith, first president of the Mormon Church. Martin writes to introduce himself, tells of his efforts to preach the Mormon faith, and asks for a blessing.
- 1841 November 7
- Martin, Moses, 1812-1900 (Creator, Person)
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Biographical / Historical
Moses Martin was a Mormon in Indiana.
1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Missions -- Indiana
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Presidents
- Martin, Moses, 1812-1900 -- Correspondence
- Missions and Missionaries
- Mormon Church -- Missions -- Indiana -- History
- Mormon Church -- Presidents
- Mormons -- Correspondence
- Mormons -- Indiana -- History
- Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 (Recipient)
- Register of Moses Martin letter to Joseph Smith
- Leslie Evens
- 2011 October 10
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.