Minutes, 18 March 1833

Kirtland 1833 18 March 1833—
This day an assembly of the high Priests  meet at the school room of the prophets  and were organized in due form by solemn  prayer to the most high by sidney Rigdon  then proceded to ordain Doctor [Philastus] Hurlbut to be  an elder under the hand of Sidney Rigdon  after which Bro Sidney arose and desired that  he and Bro Frederick [G. Williams] Should be ordained to  the office that they had been called Viz to  the of President of the high Priesthood and  to be equal in holding the keys of the  Kingdom with Broth[e]r Josephs Smith J—  according to a revelation given on the  [8]th day of March 1833 in Kirtland sayi[ng] [p. 16]
Minutes, Kirtland, OH, 18 Mar. 1833; handwriting of Frederick G. Williams; in Minute Book 1, pp. 16–17; CHL.