Letter to Newel K. Whitney, 12 December 1840

Nauvoo Dec. 12th 1840
Dear Sir
I am at work  in my office am under the ne cesity to have some help from  time to time to help me along  in my calling I therefore desire  you to let the bearer of this have  some of that dry wood to burn in the  stove of my office and oblige
Your humble servent
Joseph Smith [p. [1]]
JS, letter, Nauvoo, IL, to Newel K. Whitney, Nauvoo, IL, 12 Dec. 1840; handwriting of JS; 1 page; JS Collection, CHL.