Scope and Content

Includes brief reminiscences of Snow's 1833 baptism in Vermont, with account of his activities in Kirtland, Ohio from late 1835, events at time of March 1836 Kirtland Temple dedication, and Snow's missionary travels in Ohio and Pennsylvania. Also includes account of Snow's experiences in Far West, Missouri, and February 1839 visit with Joseph Smith in Liberty Jail, account of journey to Utah with 1847 pioneer company, missionary activities in Denmark as first president of Scandinavian Mission (1850-1851), travel to Washington, D.C. with George A. Smith, and activities in St. Louis, Missouri, in mid-1850s. Also includes brief synopsis of Snow's mission to Denmark.

Snow became member of Quorum of the Twelve in February 1849.

Arrangement of Materials


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Use and Access

Open to research.

Preferred Citation

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

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Snow, Erastus 1818-1888
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