Scope and Content

Collection contains letters and petitions of Missouri Church leaders such as A. Sidney Gilbert, W. W. Phelps, Edward Partridge, and Orson Hyde, reflecting their attempts to seek redress against the Mormon expulsion from Jackson County. Their correspondents include lawyers such as Alexander W. Doniphan, Missouri governor Daniel Dunklin, and U.S. Secretary of War Lewis Cass.

Arrangement of Materials

Extent

2 reel

1 box

1 box

2 reel

Linear Feet
0.25

Use and Access

Open to research.

Copyright expired.

Preferred Citation

[Item description], W. W. Phelps collection of Missouri documents. Church History Library, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Salt Lake City, Utah

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Facts

Creator
Phelps, William Wines 1792-1872
Language of the Materials
English
Access Restrictions
Open to research.
Extent
2 reel
1 box
1 box
2 reel

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