History of George Albert Smith in Zion's Camp photocopy

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History of George Albert Smith in Zion's Camp photocopy

Dates: 1834

Handwritten account of Smith's experiences while a member of Zion's Camp, including an encounter with spies.

  • Extent: 3 p. (0.08 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Smith, George Albert, 1817-1875
  • Call Number: MSS SC 135
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from History of George Albert Smith in Zion's Camp photocopy must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 135; History of George Albert Smith in Zion's Camp photocopy; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 135, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Gift of David H. Horne in 1970.
Acquisition Information
Donated; David H. Horne; 1970.
Subject Terms
Church Government; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Religion; Zion's Camp (Expedition) (1834)
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19th Century Mormon and Western Manuscripts.
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History of George Albert Smith in Zion's Camp photocopy
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Finding aid prepared by Elisa Visick
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-02-09T04:05-0700
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Biographical History

Member of the Latter-day Saint Church First Presidency, 1869-1875, Chief Justice of the General Assembly of Deseret, historian and Latter-day Saint Church general recorder, and member of the Utah territorial legislature.

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Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts