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Doctrine and Covenants, 1844

Index

INDEX.
 
Lecture1on faithpage5
do2 “13
do3 “40
do4 “ 50
do5 “60
do6 “67
do7 “72
Commandments.
SectionPage
1 Preface to the commandments87
2Articles and Covenants91
3On priesthood and quorums  100
4Revelation Sept. 22–23, 1832  111
5Minutes of the High Council  123
6Revelation Dec. 6, 1832 parable of wheat, &c  128
7do Dec. 27, 1832, “olive leaf,”130
8do to Oliver Cowdery

3 Oct. 1806–3 Mar. 1850. Clerk, teacher, justice of the peace, lawyer, newspaper editor. Born at Wells, Rutland Co., Vermont. Son of William Cowdery and Rebecca Fuller. Raised Congregationalist. Moved to western New York and clerked at a store, ca. 1825–1828...

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& J. Smith, Apl 1829
146
9do to J. Smith, &c. July 1830150
10do to six elders, Sept. 1830152
11do to J. Smith and Sidney Rigdon

19 Feb. 1793–14 July 1876. Tanner, farmer, minister. Born at St. Clair, Allegheny Co., Pennsylvania. Son of William Rigdon and Nancy Gallaher. Joined United Baptists, ca. 1818. Preached at Warren, Trumbull Co., Ohio, and vicinity, 1819–1821. Married Phebe...

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158
12do to J. Smith for the church161
13do of Feb. 1831, the law, &c.166
14do but one prophet to give revelations175
15do prophecy, March 7, 1831179
16do on the gifts, March 1831187
17do on the spirit, May 1831190
18do foundation of Zion, Aug. 1831194
19do Sabbath command, August, 1831200
20do obtain Zion by purchase, Aug. 1831203
21do strong hold in Kirtland

Located ten miles south of Lake Erie. Settled by 1811. Organized by 1818. Population in 1830 about 55 Latter-day Saints and 1,000 others; in 1838 about 2,000 Saints and 1,200 others; in 1839 about 100 Saints and 1,500 others. Mormon missionaries visited township...

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, &c. Sept. 1831
209
22do to Orson Hyde

8 Jan. 1805–28 Nov. 1878. Laborer, clerk, storekeeper, teacher, editor, businessman, lawyer, judge. Born at Oxford, New Haven Co., Connecticut. Son of Nathan Hyde and Sally Thorpe. Moved to Derby, New Haven Co., 1812. Moved to Kirtland, Geauga Co., Ohio, ...

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and others, items of law
214
23do to Edward Partridge

27 Aug. 1793–27 May 1840. Hatter. Born at Pittsfield, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts. Son of William Partridge and Jemima Bidwell. Moved to Painesville, Geauga Co., Ohio. Married Lydia Clisbee, 22 Aug. 1819, at Painesville. Initially a Universal Restorationist...

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, May 1831
218
24do on prayer, October 1831220
25do on the riches of eternity, Nov. 1831221
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Index

INDEX.
 
Lecture1on faithpage5
do2 “13
do3 “40
do4 “ 50
do5 “60
do6 “67
do7 “72
Commandments.
SectionPage
1 Preface to the commandments87
2Articles and Covenants91
3On priesthood and quorums  100
4Revelation Sept. 22–23, 1832  111
5Minutes of the High Council  123
6Revelation Dec. 6, 1832 parable of wheat, &c  128
7do Dec. 27, 1832, “olive leaf,”130
8do to O[liver] Cowdery

3 Oct. 1806–3 Mar. 1850. Clerk, teacher, justice of the peace, lawyer, newspaper editor. Born at Wells, Rutland Co., Vermont. Son of William Cowdery and Rebecca Fuller. Raised Congregationalist. Moved to western New York and clerked at a store, ca. 1825–1828...

View Full Bio
& J. Smith, Apl 1829
146
9do to J. Smith, &c. July 1830150
10do to six elders, Sept. 1830152
11do to J. Smith and Sidney Rigdon

19 Feb. 1793–14 July 1876. Tanner, farmer, minister. Born at St. Clair, Allegheny Co., Pennsylvania. Son of William Rigdon and Nancy Gallaher. Joined United Baptists, ca. 1818. Preached at Warren, Trumbull Co., Ohio, and vicinity, 1819–1821. Married Phebe...

View Full Bio
158
12do to J. Smith for the church161
13do of Feb. 1831, the law, &c.166
14do but one prophet to give revelations175
15do prophecy, March 7, 1831179
16do on the gifts, March 1831187
17do on the spirit, May 1831190
18do foundation of Zion, Aug. 1831194
19do Sabbath command, August, 1831200
20do obtain Zion by purchase, Aug. 1831203
21do strong hold in Kirtland

Located ten miles south of Lake Erie. Settled by 1811. Organized by 1818. Population in 1830 about 55 Latter-day Saints and 1,000 others; in 1838 about 2,000 Saints and 1,200 others; in 1839 about 100 Saints and 1,500 others. Mormon missionaries visited township...

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, &c. Sept. 1831
209
22do to O[rson] Hyde

8 Jan. 1805–28 Nov. 1878. Laborer, clerk, storekeeper, teacher, editor, businessman, lawyer, judge. Born at Oxford, New Haven Co., Connecticut. Son of Nathan Hyde and Sally Thorpe. Moved to Derby, New Haven Co., 1812. Moved to Kirtland, Geauga Co., Ohio, ...

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and others, items of law
214
23do to E[dward] Partridge

27 Aug. 1793–27 May 1840. Hatter. Born at Pittsfield, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts. Son of William Partridge and Jemima Bidwell. Moved to Painesville, Geauga Co., Ohio. Married Lydia Clisbee, 22 Aug. 1819, at Painesville. Initially a Universal Restorationist...

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, May 1831
218
24do on prayer, October 1831220
25do on the riches of eternity, Nov. 1831221
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The Doctrine and Covenants of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; Carefully Selected from the Revelations of God. By Joseph Smith, President of Said Church. 2nd ed. Nauvoo, IL: John Taylor, 1844; 3–448; includes typeset signature marks and copyright notice. The copy presented herein is held at CHL; includes marginalia and archival markings.
All but the final gathering of this book was printed in octodecimo format on thirteen sheets that were cut and folded into thirteen gatherings of eighteen leaves (thirty-six pages) each. The final gathering comprises eight leaves (sixteen pages). The text block measures 5⅞ × 3⅝ inches (15 × 9 cm).
The copy of the book presented herein is in a presentation binding of red sheepskin with gilt edges. The volume measures 6 × 3⅞ × 1 inches (15 × 10 × 3 cm). The spine is stamped with gilt ornamental panels and “Doctrine | and | Covenants” and “J. Glenn.” in gilt. The front and back pastedowns, the front flyleaf, and the back flyleaf are single-sided marbled leaves featuring a shell pattern with brown body and veins of red and white. In this copy, the first leaf of the first gathering, which is blank in other extant copies, is missing. The verso of the front flyleaf has two inscriptions, the first in graphite and the second in ink: “RN 69025 | Vault | Book Area | M223.1 | D632 | 1844” and “Jane Glenn | from her friend | Leonora Taylor | Nauvoo Oct 27th | 1844”. The handwriting of the first inscription is unknown; Leonora Taylor inscribed the second.
As the aforementioned ink inscription indicates, Leonora Taylor, wife of early church leader and printer John Taylor

1 Nov. 1808–25 July 1887. Preacher, editor, publisher, politician. Born at Milnthorpe, Westmoreland Co., England. Son of James Taylor and Agnes Taylor, members of Church of England. Around age sixteen, joined Methodists and was local preacher. Migrated from...

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, presented this book to Jane Glenn. The book came into the possession of the Historical Department of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints circa 1983.

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