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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Official declaration (1890)

Subject Source: Lcnaf

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Polygamy article

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230307743]
Identifier: MSS SC 1004
Scope and Contents

Two anonymous, photocopied articles relating to Mormon polygamy. One is typewritten and outlines the author's belief that the Mormon Church was in error when it discontinued plural marriage. Five leaves of the document (pages 8-15) are missing. The other item is a holograph manuscript which tells about the issuing of the "Manifesto" in 1890 which formally ended polygamy among the Mormons.

Dates: Publication: 1975

Samuel Russell, Sr. letters, 1889 April 16-1891 November 29

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 31197233277588], Folder: 10
Identifier: MSS 1511 Series 3 File 7
Scope and Contents

Contains letters of Samuel Russell, Sr. to Nathaniel V. Jones, George Lee, and his family. Also includes notes from the 61st Annual Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and two letters about polygamy and the manifesto. Materials dated April 16, 1889 to November 29, 1891.

Dates: 1889 April 16-1891 November 29