Scope and Content

Includes account of travel from New York to Ohio, and the arrival of Mary Duty Smith in Kirtland in 1836, and missionary travels with Solon Foster in Ohio and Pennsylvania in 1837. Includes summary of events at Far West, Missouri, settlement in Nashville, Lee County, Iowa, and activities in Nauvoo, Illinois. Also includes account of his sojourn in Iowa prior to his emigration to Utah in 1851, and activities in Salt Lake City, where he served as editor of the Deseret News, postmaster, and probate judge for Salt Lake County.

Arrangement of Materials

Extent

4 reels

2 boxes

2 boxes

4 reels

Linear Feet
1

Use and Access

Open to research.

Copyright expired.

Preferred Citation

[Item description], Elias Smith journals. Church History Library, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Salt Lake City, Utah

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Facts

Creator
Smith, Elias 1804-1888
Language of the Materials
English
Access Restrictions
Open to research.
Extent
4 reels
2 boxes
2 boxes
4 reels

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