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Smith, Hyrum 1800-1844

Works: 170 works in 252 publications in 1 language and 1,743 library holdings
Genres: Sacred books  Controversial literature  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Sources  Records and correspondence  Sermons  Biography  Portraits  Genealogy 
Roles: Former owner
Classifications: BX8623, 289.322
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The Book of Mormon : an account written by the hand of Mormon upon plates taken from the plates of Nephi by Joseph Smith( file )
4 editions published between 1837 and 1840 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
The Book of Mormon is a volume of holy scripture comparable to the Bible. It is a record of God's dealings with the ancient inhabitants of the Americas and contains, as does the Bible, the fulness of the everlasting gospel
Westward across the Atlantic by H. G Tibutt( Article )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Letters related to George Boosinger by George Boosinger( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The group contains correspondence and documents contemporary to George Boosinger, as well as later letters related to research into Boosinger genealogy and Mormon history. The early correspondence (1839-1857) includes family letters addressed to George and Marie Antoinette Boosinger from Boosinger's brother John and sister Catherine Barbara "Barbary" Boosinger, his daughters Catherine (Ricketts) and Nancy (Munn), and a sister or sister-in-law named Phoebe Pratt. There is also a letter from John Craig to Boosinger describing the former's trip to California in 1846, including traveling overland from Missouri, being at sea during the Mexican War, and a description of the Sacramento Valley area, as well as two letters from A.W. Edwards to his father H.A. Edwards (1857). Other early documents include 1836 receipts and promissory notes signed in Kirtland, Ohio, by Joseph Smith, Oliver Cowdery, Sidney Rigdon, Hyrum Smith, and others, as well as Missouri court records describing proceedings initiated by Boosinger against Smith and others for damages on non-payment of a loan. A song or poem entitled "Early This Spring We Leave Nauvoo" (c.1846) and a certificate of the ordination as an elder of James Oliver (1842) are also included. The remainder of the correspondence, dated 1937 to 1951, consists of research on the Boosingers and Mormon history in the eastern United States undertaken by M.S. MacCarthy on behalf of M.F. Boosinger. MacCarthy's correspondents include The Essex Institute in Massachusetts, the New York Public Library, the Bancroft Library, Austin E. Fife, Alvin F. Smith, Ralph C. Roper, Frederick A. Smith, Mr. and Mrs. Evan Inslee of the Reformed Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Dale Lowell Morgan, and Charles Kelly. Included with the collection is a set of land plats of Caldwell County Missouri, c.1950 (showing areas addressed in Boosinger's 1840s court filings) and various newspaper clippings on the Mormon Church (c.1937-1953)
Hyrum Smith papers by Hyrum Smith( Book )
1 edition published in 1840 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The Hyrum Smith papers were originally catalogued under the title of "The Joseph Smith Sr. Family Collection," which consisted of two parts: the papers of Hyrum Smith (1800-1844), and those of his son, John Smith (1832-1911). The Hyrum Smith papers are divided into diaries, letters, legal papers, books and include: five mission diaries, finances, prayers, poetry and daily events between 1832 and 1844; three items of correspondence; legal papers; Hyrum's bible with family history notes; and Hyrum's Old Testament in Hebrew and Latin, thought to have been used by the School of the Prophets in Kirtland OH
Papers by Redd family( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Photocopies of handwritten and typewritten materials. Most of the items were collected by the descendants of Lemuel Hardison Redd (1856-1923). Included in the collection are minutes of a Redd family meeting, a biography of Eliza M. Partridge Lyman, a list of persons burried in Bluff, Utah, from 1880 to 1951, correspondence of family members, two patriarchal blessings given by Hyrum Smith, and an essay by John Redd, a student at the Brigham Young Academy in Provo, Utah
Patriarchal blessing on the head of James Madison Flake, son of Jordan Flake by Hyrum Smith( Book )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Word of wisdom; sermon by Hyrum Smith( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Smith family artifacts ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Collection consists of physical artifacts of Hyrum Smith and his son John Smith. These include a walking stick of Hyrum Smith, a walking cane of John Smith purchased while on his mission to Denmark, Hyrum Smith's metal scales, John Smith's pistol and carrying case, Hyrum Smith's razor and case (ownership of this item is dubious; it may have belonged to his grandson, Hyrum Fisher Smith), Hyrum Smith's coin purse and notebook, a knife of uncertain ownership, and six portraits (two of Hyrum Smith, two of John Smith, one of Lucy Mack Smith, and one of Jerusha B. Smith)
Migration and settlement of the Latter Day Saints : Salt Lake City by Mary Isabella Hales Horne( Book )
1 edition published in 1884 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Interview recorded by Matilda C. Bancroft. Marriage to Joseph Horne; conversion to Mormonism, 1836; experiences in Missouri, Illinois, and Iowa; migration to Utah, 1847; life in Salt Lake Valley. Appended is a copy of a patriarchal blessing by Hyrum Smith, 1844
Whittemore family papers by Whittemore family( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Business and personal correspondence of Whittemore, his wife, their son James O. Whittemore, and other members of the Whittemore, Mack, and Abram Mathews families; also business and legal records, sermons, photographs, and miscellaneous papers, covering family matters, Tawas City, Michigan (which the family founded), lumbering, journey of the Mormons across the United States and settlement in Salt Lake City, Utah, University of Michigan and its branches, and family genealogy
Statement by Hyrum Smith( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1843 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Handwritten and signed statement and dated 26 Oct. 1843. "Know all men by these presents that we Hyrum Smith, Charles Shumway, and Sidney Rigdon." They were appointed "conservator of the estate of Joel Bullard, judged insane."
Letter of recommendation for Addison Pratt by Freemasons( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Facsimile of a Masonic letter of recommendation for Addison Pratt, issued by the Nauvoo Lodge just prior to Pratt's (and Noah Rogers') departure on a mission for the Mormon Church. The letter certifies that Pratt is a Master Mason in good standing of the Nauvoo Lodge. It is signed by Hyrum Smith (Master), Lucius N. Scovil (Senior Warden), Rogers (Junior Warden), and John A. Forgeus (Secretary Pro Tem). The letter was probably written by Forgeus
Patriarchal blessings of Thomas S. Williams and Albina M. Williams ( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Five patriarchal blessings given to Thomas S. Williams and Albina Merrill Williams: two were given to Thomas Williams in 1848 and 1845 respectively by the patriarchs John Smith and William Smith, and three were given to Albina in 1841, 1845, and 1848, by the patriarchs Hyrum, William, and John Smith. While today a church member receives only one patriarchal blessing, in the past it was not uncommon to receive two or three
Collection of manuscripts about Mormons ( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
This collection includes 7 items written or signed by Joseph Smith: personal letters to his wife Emma (1832 June 6; 1840 Jan. 20); Joseph Smith's certification of ordination of Sylvester Stoddard (1836 Oct. 13); Joseph Smith's patriarchal blessing of Robert D. Foster (1840 July 20); letter concerning the expenses of his arrest and trial (1841 Sept. 30); summons issued by Joseph Smith (1842 Dec. 2); and document granting his power of attorney to Franklin J. Bartlett (1843 March 25)
Patriarchal blessing by Hyrum Smith( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1842 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Handwritten patriarchal blessing, dated 2 Feb. 1842, and given to Mary B. Wolsey. The item is written down by James Sloan, Smith's clerk. Smith tells Wolsey she has great blessings awaiting her if she is obedient to the Mormon faith
Hyrum Smith freemason minutes by Hyrum Smith( Book )
in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Photocopies of holograph minutes taken at the meetings of the Freemasons in Nauvoo, Illinois. The documents include rolls of those present. The items were signed by Hyrum Smith and by the secretary, John C. Bennett (1804-1868)
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