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Statement, circa January–May 1840

At a conference of the Church of Latter Day Saints, held in Quincy, Illinois,  on Friday, the first day of November, 1839, the Manuscript of the following  History of said Church was read and approved of, and was duly authorized  by a vote of said Conference, to be published.
JOSEPH SMITH, Jr.,)Presidents of  said Church.
SIDNEY RIGDON,)
HYRAM [Hyrum] SMITH.)
Attest,
JS, Sidney Rigdon, Hyrum Smith, statement, Quincy, IL, ca. Jan.–May 1840; in An Appeal to the American People: being an account of the persecutions of the Church of Latter Day Saints; and of the barbarities inflicted on them by the inhabitants of the State of Missouri. By Authority of said Church. Cincinnati, OH: Glezen and Shepard, stereotypers and printers, 1840, p. [2].

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