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Parley P. Pratt, History of the Late Persecution, 1839

HISTORY
of the late
PERSECUTION
 
inflicted by the state of missouri

Area acquired by U.S. in Louisiana Purchase, 1803, and established as territory, 1812. Missouri Compromise, 1820, admitted Missouri as slave state, 1821. Population in 1830 about 140,000; in 1836 about 240,000; and in 1840 about 380,000. Mormon missionaries...

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upon the
MORMONS,
 
in which ten thousand american citizens were robbed, plundered, and driven from the state, and many others imprisoned, marty red, &c. for their religion, and all this by military force, by order of the executive.
 
BY Parley P. PRATT

12 Apr. 1807–13 May 1857. Farmer, editor, publisher, teacher, school administrator, legislator, explorer, author. Born at Burlington, Otsego Co., New York. Son of Jared Pratt and Charity Dickinson. Traveled west with brother William to acquire land, 1823....

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Minister of the Gospel.
 
written during eight months imprisonment in that state.
 
“Great is the truth, and it will prevail.”
 
Price 25 cents per copy, or $16 per hundred.
 
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Port city located between west end of Lake Erie and Lake St. Clair. State capital and county seat. French first visited site, ca. 1610, and established settlement and fort, by 1701. Britain obtained possession, 1760. Became part of U.S. territory, 1783. First...

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DAWSON & BATES, Printers.
1839. [p. [i]]
HISTORY
of the late
PERSECUTION
 
inflicted by the state of missouri

Area acquired by U.S. in Louisiana Purchase, 1803, and established as territory, 1812. Missouri Compromise, 1820, admitted Missouri as slave state, 1821. Population in 1830 about 140,000; in 1836 about 240,000; and in 1840 about 380,000. Mormon missionaries...

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upon the
MORMONS,
 
in which ten thousand american citizens were robbed, plundered, and  driven from the state, and many others imprisoned, marty  red, &c. for their religion, and all this by military  force, by order of the executive.
 
BY P[arley] P. PRATT

12 Apr. 1807–13 May 1857. Farmer, editor, publisher, teacher, school administrator, legislator, explorer, author. Born at Burlington, Otsego Co., New York. Son of Jared Pratt and Charity Dickinson. Traveled west with brother William to acquire land, 1823....

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Minister of the Gospel.
 
written during eight months imprisonment in that state.
 
“Great is the truth, and it will prevail.”
 
Price 25 cents per copy, or $16 per hundred.
 
DETROIT

Port city located between west end of Lake Erie and Lake St. Clair. State capital and county seat. French first visited site, ca. 1610, and established settlement and fort, by 1701. Britain obtained possession, 1760. Became part of U.S. territory, 1783. First...

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DAWSON & BATES, Printers.
1839. [p. [i]]
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Parley P. Pratt

12 Apr. 1807–13 May 1857. Farmer, editor, publisher, teacher, school administrator, legislator, explorer, author. Born at Burlington, Otsego Co., New York. Son of Jared Pratt and Charity Dickinson. Traveled west with brother William to acquire land, 1823....

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, History of the Late Persecution Inflicted by the State of Missouri upon the Mormons, in Which Ten Thousand American Citizens were Robbed, Plundered, and Driven from the State, and Many Others Imprisoned, Martyred, &c. for Their Religion, and All This By Military Force, By Order of the Executive; i–vi, 7–84 pp.; Detroit, MI: Dawson & Bates, 1839. The copy used for this transcription is held at CHL.

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