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Notice, 1 March 1842

TO THE BRETHREN IN NAUVOO CITY

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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, GREETING:—
It is highly important, for the forwarding of the Temple

JS revelation, dated Jan. 1841, commanded Saints to build temple and hotel (Nauvoo House). Cornerstone laid, 6 Apr. 1841. Saints volunteered labor, money, and other resources for temple construction. Construction directed by committee, which included Reynolds...

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, that an equal distribution of labor should be made, in relation to time; as a superabundance of hands one week, and none the next, tends to retard the progress of the work; therefore, every brother is requested to be particular to labor on the day set apart for the same, in his ward; and to remember that he that sows sparingly shall also reap sparingly,—so that if the brethren want a plentiful harvest, they will do well to be at the place of labor in good season in the morning, bringing all necessary tools, according to their occupation; and those who have teams bring them also, unless otherwise advised by the temple committee.
Should any one be detained from his labor by unavoidable circumstances, on the day appointed, let him labor the next day, or the first day possible.
N. B.—The captains of the respective wards are particularly requested to be at the place of labor on their respective days, and keep an accurate account of each man’s work, and be ready to exhibit a list of the same when called for.
The heart of the trustee is daily made to rejoice in the good feelings of the brethren, made manifest in their exertion to carry forward the work of the Lord, and rear his temple

JS revelation, dated Jan. 1841, commanded Saints to build temple and hotel (Nauvoo House). Cornerstone laid, 6 Apr. 1841. Saints volunteered labor, money, and other resources for temple construction. Construction directed by committee, which included Reynolds...

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; and it is hoped that neither planting, sowing or reaping will hereafter be made to interfere with the regulations hinted at above.
JOSEPH SMITH.
Trustee in Trust. [p. 715]
TO THE BRETHREN IN NAUVOO  CITY

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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, GREETING:—
It is highly important, for the forward ing of the Temple

JS revelation, dated Jan. 1841, commanded Saints to build temple and hotel (Nauvoo House). Cornerstone laid, 6 Apr. 1841. Saints volunteered labor, money, and other resources for temple construction. Construction directed by committee, which included Reynolds...

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, that an equal distribu tion of labor should be made, in relation  to time; as a superabundance of hands  one week, and none the next, tends to re tard the progress of the work; there fore, every brother is requested to be par ticular to labor on the day set apart for  the same, in his ward; and to remember  that he that sows sparingly shall also reap  sparingly,—so that if the brethren want  a plentiful harvest, they will do well to be  at the place of labor in good season in the  morning, bringing all necessary tools, ac cording to their occupation; and those who  have teams bring them also, unless other wise advised by the temple committee.
Should any one be detained from his  labor by unavoidable circumstances, on  the day appointed, let him labor the next  day, or the first day possible.
N. B.—The captains of the respective  wards are particularly requested to be at  the place of labor on their respective days,  and keep an accurate account of each  man’s work, and be ready to exhibit a list  of the same when called for.
The heart of the trustee is daily made  to rejoice in the good feelings of the breth ren, made manifest in their exertion to  carry forward the work of the Lord, and  rear his temple

JS revelation, dated Jan. 1841, commanded Saints to build temple and hotel (Nauvoo House). Cornerstone laid, 6 Apr. 1841. Saints volunteered labor, money, and other resources for temple construction. Construction directed by committee, which included Reynolds...

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; and it is hoped that nei ther planting, sowing or reaping will here after be made to interfere with the regu lations hinted at above.
JOSEPH SMITH.
Trustee in Trust. [p. 715]
JS, Notice, Nauvoo, IL

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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, to the Brethren 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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, IL, 1 Mar. 1842; in Times and Seasons (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), 1 Mar. 1842, vol. 3, no. 9, p. 715.

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