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Note to Hiram Kimball, 23 October 1841

Dear Sir I have sent the order to Colonel George Colson to order the Election I wish you would see him and agree on the day for holding and place your &c
Joseph Smith [p. [1]]
Dear Sir I have sent the order to  Colonel George Colson to order the  Election I wish you would see him  and agree on the day for holding and  place your &c
Joseph Smith [p. [1]]
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JS, Note, 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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, IL, to Hiram Kimball

31 May 1806–27 Apr. 1863. Merchant, iron foundry operator, mail carrier. Born in West Fairlee, Orange Co., Vermont. Son of Phineas Kimball and Abigail. Moved to Commerce (later Nauvoo), Hancock Co., Illinois, 1833, and established several stores. Married ...

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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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, IL, 23 Oct. 1841; handwriting of JS; one page; JS Collection, CHL.

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