License for William Smith, 5 October 1831

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This is to Certify that William Smith has been received  in this Church of Christ according to the Articles & Covenants  of this Church & ordained a Teacher under the hand of Joseph Smith jr.  this therefore authorizes him to act as a teacher in this church accord ing to the articles & Covenants
given at Hyram Oct. 5th. 1831
John Whitmer{Elders
Joseph Smith Jr.
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License, John Whitmer and JS to William Smith, Hiram, OH, 5 Oct. 1831; handwriting of John Whitmer with signatures of John Whitmer and JS; one page; CCLA.