The globe

The globe

Dates: 1844

Photocopy of a handwritten and signed statement dated 15 April 1844. Smith outlines his views on many political issues in the United States.

  • Extent: 1 item (2 p.)(0.05 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Smith, Joseph, 1805-1844
  • Call Number: MSS SC 735
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from 735 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 735; The Globe; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 735, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by E. W. Douglas in 1977.
Acquisition Information
Donated; E. W. Douglas; 1977.
Subject Terms
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--Presidents--Correspondence; Church and state--Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints--History--19th century--Sources; Church Government; Mormonism (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints); Religion; Material Types; Mormons--Political activity--History--19th century--Sources; Political Campaigns; Politics, Government, and Law; United States--Politics and government--1815-1861
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Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (19th century Western and Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
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Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-11-02T17:28-0600
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Biographical Note

First president of the Mormon Church.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts