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History, 1838–1856, volume C-1 Addenda

1841 Dec 21 to have returns on her letter of attorney as speedily as circumstances will permit, according to the understanding thereof.
I am happy to hear of your welfare and the health of your family and also to inform you that the health of Nauvoo

Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...

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has much improved since last summer, and considering the very mild state of the weather most of the time it is excellent.
Myself and family are in health, and our enemies are at peace with us, as much as can be expected in this generation. Should any thing new occur which may be for our advantage you will please write and I will do the same.
I remain, Yours in the gospel of Christ
Joseph Smith
P.S. You will endeavor to have the money on your letter of Attorney from Mrs Smith

10 July 1804–30 Apr. 1879. Scribe, editor, boardinghouse operator, clothier. Born at Willingborough Township (later in Harmony), Susquehanna Co., Pennsylvania. Daughter of Isaac Hale and Elizabeth Lewis. Member of Methodist church at Harmony (later in Oakland...

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, ready to furnish a fresh supply of goods early in the spring
J. S.

Addenda • 13 November 1841

Nov 13.
“Be it ordained by the City Council of the City of Nauvoo

Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...

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Page 1244. That all vagrants, Idle or disorderly persons; persons found drunk in or about the Streets; all suspicious persons; persons who have no fixed place of residence, or visible means of support, or cannot give a good account of themselves; persons guilty of profane or indecent language, or behaviour; persons guilty of using indecent, impertinent, or unbecoming language towards any city officer when in the discharge of his duty or of menacing, threatening or otherwise obstructing said officer, shall on conviction thereof before the Mayor or Municipal Court, be required to enter into security for good behaviour for a reasonable time, and indemnify the corporation against any charge, and in case of refusal or inability to give security they shall be confined to labor for a time not exceeding ninety days, or be fined in any sum not exceeding five hundred dollars, or be imprisoned not exceeding six months; or all; at the discretion of said Mayor or Court.”

Addenda • 31 December 1841

Dec 31 The following list shows some of the Books, pamphlets, letters &c page 1267 published for and against the Latter Day Saints in 1841.
A proclamation to the Saints scattered abroad Jan. 15, by Joseph Smith, 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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, Hyrum Smith

9 Feb. 1800–27 June 1844. Farmer, cooper. Born at Tunbridge, Orange Co., Vermont. Son of Joseph Smith Sr. and Lucy Mack. Moved to Randolph, Orange Co., 1802; to Tunbridge, before May 1803; to Royalton, Windsor Co., Vermont, 1804; to Sharon, Windsor Co., by...

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Twenty-three numbers of the Times and Seasons were published in Nauvoo

Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...

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Twelve Numbers of the Millennial Star were published in England by Parley P. Pratt

12 Apr. 1807–13 May 1857. Farmer, editor, publisher, teacher, school administrator, legislator, explorer, author. Born at Burlington, Otsego Co., New York. Son of Jared Pratt and Charity Dickinson. Traveled west with brother William to acquire land, 1823....

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First edition of the Book of Mormon published in England, 21st. Jany [p. 48]
<1841  Dec 21> to have returns on her letter of attorney as speedily as circumstances will  permit, according to the understanding thereof.
I am happy to hear of your welfare and the health of your family  and also to inform you that the health of Nauvoo

Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...

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has much improved  since last summer, and considering the very mild state of the weather  most of the time it is excellent.
Myself and family are in health, and our enemies are at  peace with us, as much as can be expected in this generation. Should  any thing new occur which may be for our advantage you will please  write and I will do the same.
I remain, Yours in the gospel of Christ
Joseph Smith
P.S. You will endeavor to have the money on your letter  of Attorney from Mrs Smith

10 July 1804–30 Apr. 1879. Scribe, editor, boardinghouse operator, clothier. Born at Willingborough Township (later in Harmony), Susquehanna Co., Pennsylvania. Daughter of Isaac Hale and Elizabeth Lewis. Member of Methodist church at Harmony (later in Oakland...

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, ready to furnish a fresh supply of goods  early in the spring
J. S.

Addenda • 13 November 1841

<Nov 13.>
“Be it ordained by the City Council of the City of Nauvoo

Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...

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 <Page 1244.> That all vagrants, Idle or disorderly persons; persons found drunk in  or about the Streets; all suspicious persons; persons who have no fixed  place of residence, or visible means of support, or cannot give a good  account of themselves; persons guilty of profane or indecent language, or  behaviour; persons guilty of using indecent, impertinent, or unbecoming  language towards any city officer when in the discharge of his duty  or of menacing, threatening or otherwise obstructing said officer, shall on  conviction thereof before the Mayor or Municipal Court, be required to  enter into security for good behaviour for a reasonable time, and indemnify  the corporation against any charge, and in case of refusal or inability  to give security they shall be confined to labor for a time not exceeding  ninety days, or be fined in any sum not exceeding five hundred dollars, or  be imprisoned not exceeding six months; or all; at the discretion of said Mayor  or Court.”

Addenda • 31 December 1841

<Dec 31> The following list shows some of the Books, pamphlets, letters &c  <page 1267> published for and against the Latter Day Saints in 1841.
A proclamation to the Saints scattered abroad Jan. 15, by  Joseph Smith, 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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, Hyrum Smith

9 Feb. 1800–27 June 1844. Farmer, cooper. Born at Tunbridge, Orange Co., Vermont. Son of Joseph Smith Sr. and Lucy Mack. Moved to Randolph, Orange Co., 1802; to Tunbridge, before May 1803; to Royalton, Windsor Co., Vermont, 1804; to Sharon, Windsor Co., by...

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.
Twenty-three numbers of the Times and Seasons were published in  Nauvoo

Principal gathering place for Saints following expulsion from Missouri. Beginning in 1839, LDS church purchased lands in earlier settlement of Commerce and planned settlement of Commerce City, as well as surrounding areas. Served as church headquarters, 1839...

More Info
.
Twelve Numbers of the Millennial Star were published in  England by Parley P. Pratt

12 Apr. 1807–13 May 1857. Farmer, editor, publisher, teacher, school administrator, legislator, explorer, author. Born at Burlington, Otsego Co., New York. Son of Jared Pratt and Charity Dickinson. Traveled west with brother William to acquire land, 1823....

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First edition of the Book of Mormon published in England, 21st. Jany [p. 48]
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JS, History, 1838–1856, vol. C-1, addenda, created 18 Oct.–ca. 20 Nov. 1854; 75 pages in volume bearing three labels reading “Historical Notation,” “From 1841 to 1851,” and “Addenda to C1;” handwriting of Leo Hawkins, Jonathan Grimshaw, Robert Campbell, and John L. Smith; CHL.

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