This is to certify— that at a general conference held at Adam’s County Illinois, by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, on Saturday the 4th of May 1839.
President Joseph Smith Jr Presiding
It was Resolved
That , and be appointed a traveling committee to gather up and obtain all the libelous reports and publications which have been circu lated against our <the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints> Church— as well as other historical matter connected with said church which they can possibly obtain.
Joseph Smith Jr Chairman
3 Copies, one for each of the Committee. [p. 47]