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[Letter to citizens of Quincy, Ill.

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

[Letter to citizens of Quincy, Ill.

relating the intention of the Mormons to emigrate the next spring, dated Nauvoo, Sept. 24, 1845.

by Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

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Published in Nauvoo, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mormons -- Illinois.,
  • Nauvoo (Ill.) -- Expulsion of the Mormons.

  • Edition Notes

    Microfilm. New Haven, Conn. : Research Publications, 1975. -- 1 reel ; 35 mm. -- (Western Americana : frontier history of the Trans-Mississippi West, 1550-1900 ; reel 109, no. 1182)

    SeriesWestern Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 109, no. 1182.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationbroadside.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15429290M

      History of the City of Quincy, Illinois (Classic Reprint) Paperback – J by John Tillson (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 11 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 1/5(1). Bartlett & Sullivan] Quincy, Illinois, Sat., Mar. 2, [Vol. 1 - No. ==> We have just returned from rather a queer meeting convened at the court house. From what leaked out on the occasion, it appears that a little knot of politicians. denominated the "Quincy Democratic Association," have been tampering with the Mormons now among us, for purposes which the reader can well imagine.

    Quincy Senior High School participates in the Illinois High School Association and is a member of the Western Big 6 Conference. Basketball. History. Quincy, in a statistical report, was the fourth-winningest high school basketball program in the country, with 1, wins since its first game on Decem Established: I will present an extract from a letter written by Mr. John Haven, of Holiston, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, to his daughter Elizabeth Haven, of Quincy, Adams co., Ill., to prove that Mr. E. D. Howe, the author of the "History of Mormonism," was not as honest as he professed to be when he said in his advertisement, "The truth and the whole.

      The citizens of Quincy came very close to learning that lesson the hard way in The Governor John Wood Mansion, a seemingly permanent fixture at the corner of 12th and State in Quincy.   In the freezing temperatures of winter, they found themselves looking across the Mississippi River to Quincy, Illinois. Residents in Quincy, a community of 1,, were generous and sympathetic to the plight of the exiled Mormons. Many of them opened their homes or collected money, food, clothing, and other necessities for the Mormon refugees.


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Get this from a library. [Letter to citizens of Quincy, Ill. relating the intention of the Mormons to emigrate the next spring, dated Nauvoo, Sept. 24, [Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.]. One such historical item is a letter penned in by then-Secretary of State and future-President John Quincy Adams as a response to a letter he received from a German official named Moritz von Fürstenwärther who was asking that he be provided a job by the fledgling U.S.

government should he choose to emigrate to the U.S. Monument to the citizens of Quincy is seen in the foreground. Photo by Kenneth Mays. The Mormon exiles traveled across Missouri under extremely harsh circumstances and crossed the Mississippi River into Illinois at Quincy.

There were many more struggling Saints than there were citizens of Quincy. Page - And they drew out the staves of the ark, that the ends of the staves were seen from the ark before the oracle; but they were not seen without.

And there it is unto this day. 10 There was nothing in the ark save the two tables which Moses put therein at Horeb, when the LORD made a covenant with the children of Israel, when they came out of Egypt.5/5(1). BORNMANN'S SKETCHES of EARLY GERMANS of QUINCY and ADAMS COUNTY, ILLINOIS - ( pages).

The biographies and sketches concern the German speaking citizens of Quincy and Adams Co., Illinois of the nineteenth century. $ + $ Shipping and Handling. PAUL'S EVANGELICAL CHURCH & ST. The story that follows is the heart-rending history of the Latter-day Saints in Quincy, Illinois.

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Quincy Books, Quincy, Illinois. likes. Independent Bookstore/5(16). The citizens gave letters of recommendation to Elders Rigdon and Green. 4 Quincy, Illinois, May 8, To all whom it may concern: The undersigned citizens of Quincy, Illinois, take great pleasure in recommending to the favorable notice of the public, the bearer of this, John P.

Green. After death of JS, 27 Juneleading citizens of Adams Co. (later known as Quincy Committee) met to find way to end growing hostilities between Saints and other Illinois residents.

18 Launius and Hallwas, Kingdom on the Mississippi Revisited, ; Black and Bennett, City of Refuge, xv–xvi. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. John Quincy Adams (Adams, John Quincy, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article.

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Find people in Quincy, IL by looking up their name, address, zip code or business. Search Quincy white pages to find up-to-date information for free. Many citizens of Palmyra, Missouri boycotted businesses in Quincy because of the abolitionist activity in the Illinois city.

The chapel at the Mission Institute at Twenty-fifth and Prentiss in Quincy was burned in retaliation for the institution’s assistance given to runaway slaves.

Letter of Recommendation to Elder John P. Greene from Certain Citizens of Quincy. Quincy, Illinois, May 8, To All Whom it May Concern: The undersigned citizens of Quincy, Illinois, take great pleasure in recommending to the favorable notice of the public, the bearer of this, John P.

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Judge J.H. Illinois Health Facilities Planning and Services Review Board West Jefferson Street Springfield, IL Dear Mr. Chairman: This letter is in support of the Blessing Hospital Medical Office Building at Maine Street in Quincy, Illinois.

I wholeheartly support this project. Illinois city home to growth of Mormon religion the Mormon faith in his book “History of Hancock County, Illinois.” came to Quincy, where the citizens. John Larkin Williams appeared before the clerk of the Adams County Circuit Count on April 25th,with proof of his free status in the form of a declaration offered by John Tillson, Sr.

Tillson, a well-known citizen of Quincy, Illinois, was once one of the richest men in Illinois, having made a fortune speculating on land sales in the.