Joseph Smith patriarchal blessing for John Whitmer
Scope and Contents
Handwritten partriarchal blessing, dated 22 Sept 1835, and given to John Whitmer. Smith assures Whitmer that he may receive salvation by following the teachings of the Mormon Church.
- 1835 September 22
- Smith, Joseph, Sr., 1771-1840 (Person)
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Open for public research.
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Biographical / Historical
Father of the first president of the Mormon Church, Joseph Smith (1805-1844).
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Language of Materials
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
- Register of Patriarchal blessing
- Leslie Evens
- 2011 November 7
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.